There is lots going on in Keswick town over the Festival weekend – including live music, family friendly activities, theatre and a full film programme.

Live music in The Pocket Bar

around the corner from the Festival Village on Lake Road

  • Fri 17th, 9pm, Connor Walsh
  • Sat 18th, 9pm, Cassette Baby
  • Sun 19th, 6pm, The Fairweathers

Free to enter, no booking required

‘After party’ in Packhorse Court

Keswick Town Centre

Local DJs, hot food, mountain themed wine flights and beer, chance to win a wine and beer hamper.

  • Sat 18th, from 5pm
  • Sun 19th, from 3pm

Free to enter, no booking required

Live music in The Crafty Baa

13 Bank Street

  • Sat 18th, 8pm, Annie Jackson-Elliott

Free to enter, no booking required

Theatre by the Lake

  • Fri 17th, 7.30pm, Northanger Abbey

Keswick Alhambra Cinema

 A full programme of films, including 2 adventure films for Keswick Mountain Festival

  • Vindication Swim – Friday 7.15pm, Saturday at 9pm
  • Wild Water – Friday 9.30pm, Saturday at 7.30pm

Keswick Museum

 Come rain or shine, no visit to the town is complete without a trip to our award-winning museum, situated in the beautiful Fitz Park and near the Keswick to Threlkeld railway walking trail.

Through our exhibitions, family activities and special events throughout the year, find out about life in Keswick and its surrounds – its characters, industries, arts and the many stories that have put the town firmly on the Lake District map.

  • Open every day 10am – 4pm

Discounted entry on Adult and Child tickets only, for wristband holders over the KMF weekend. No other promotions/discounts can apply at the same time.

  • Adult – standard price £7, discount price £5
  • Child – standard price £4, discount price £3