Focus & Aims of the Marmalade Awards & Festival

  • International Standard: for marmalade making.
  • Education: both adults and children in the origins and art of marmalade making.
  • Charity: Raising money locally, nationally, and internationally for Hospice work and other charities.
  • Tourism: boosting visitors in Cumbria before the main season.
  • Trade: encouraging and supporting small artisan producers.


And lastly, to have fun in bringing together annually at the Dalemain Awards and Festival marmalade enthusiasts of all ages, backgrounds and abilities.