The Lake District Events Calendar

Looking for something to do in The Lake District? Whether you're a local, new in town or just cruising through we've got loads of great tips and events to offer. Find out what’s on in The Lake District with our regularly updated events calendar featuring the best upcoming events in The Lake District and the area.

This guide lists events at a glance, showing what’s on each month. See the highlights of What’s On for The Lake District, featuring the best of things to do in The Lake District – Live Music and Gigs, Family Events, Art & Culture, Food & Drink and much more. The Lake District fundraisers and charity events.

Important This Event Calendar is not maintained on a daily basis and some events may have changed dates or are no longer happening. Please double-check the event websites for the most up-to-date information.

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Vesak Celebration Buddhist Group of Kendal (Theravada) BGKT

16 May @ 6:55 pm - 9:00 pm


Vesak Celebration


Buddhist Group of Kendal (Theravada) BGKT was founded in 1991.

Buddhist Group of Kendal (Theravada) BGKT holds an annual public Vesak Celebration in Kendal. All welcome.

Vesak commemorates the Birth, Enlightenment and Final Passing Away of The Buddha.

The Puja will consist of a short ceremony, followed by the traditional offering of food.

Donations of flowers, white candles and incense welcome.

Donations of vegetarian food and non-alcoholic drinks welcome.

Vesak Lantern

BGKT has a beautiful Vesak lantern made by one of the members.

Vesak Lantern

Vesak Timetable for Home Celebration

Please feel welcome to celebrate at home. All welcome to participate. Free.

Vesak Timetable for Home Celebration

Buddhist Group of Kendal (Theravada) BGKT 30th Anniversary 2021

Buddhist Group of Kendal (Theravada) BGKT 30th Anniversary 2021






16 May
6:55 pm - 9:00 pm
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Kendal Unitarian Chapel Hall (entrance at the rear of the building)
Market Place
Kendal, LA9 4TN Kendal
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