What's on in Penrith, Cumbria
Welcome to Penrith in the beautiful county of Cumbria. Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Penrith - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.
Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Penrith to suit all the family, whatever the weather.
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Discover museums, art galleries, historic houses, castles, attractions, theme parks and much more in and around Penrith to keep both parents and children amused and entertained whatever the British weather decides to throw at you!
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Handy Local Guide
Taxis in Penrith
If you're out on the tiles in Penrith then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Penrith will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Penrith.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Penrith (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Penrith for a gourmet feast of fresh local produce. You're sure of a warm welcome from budget diners to highly acclaimed restaurants.
Local Hotel Accommodation
Whether you're staying in Penrith for the night or you're staying for a few days or more, you'll love the choice of hotel accommodation available in the area.
The Brantwood HotelPenrith
Rooms from £50.00
North Lakes A Shire Hotel & SpaPenrith
Rooms from £75.00
Edenhall Country HotelPenrith
Rooms from £65.00
Rampsbeck Country House HotelWatermillock
Rooms from £95.00
Temple Sowerby House HotelTemple Sowerby
Rooms from £90.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
|JinskiJINSKI on tour 2013 Based in Newcastle Upon Tyne JINSKI are Steve Wegrzynski and Dave Kennedy, two highly individual guitarists/musicians with strong distinctive voices. They have a wealth of great original songs that…||28 Jun 2013The Golden BallAppleby in WestmorlandMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Cumbria Steam GatheringFor 41 years, The Cumbria Steam & Vintage Vehicle Society has been bringing together vintage vehicles from across the world to Cark Airfield in Flookburgh, near Grange-over-Sands, for one massive summer gathering. Aft…||27 - 28 Jul 2013Cark AirfieldGrange Over SandsFamily Days Out|
Wedding fairs in Penrith
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Penrith. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.