Events at Dalemain

Sadly, owing to the coronavirus pandemic, a number of events at Dalemain have been cancelled for 2020. If you require further information, please telephone 017684 86450 or contact the organiser directly for the latest information.

  • 14th Mar 2020 10:00:am

    Pay a visit to majestic Cumbria for an unforgettable weekend this March. The Festival is returning to Dalemain Mansion & we will once again be teaming up with Penrith town centre for a weekend of Marmalade celebrations for anyone who loves marmalade, festivals or a good day out!  The 2020 Marmalade competition is now OPEN,...

  • 26th Apr 2020 11:00:am

    Cumbria Classic Car’s Drive it Day is back! The Cumbria meet for Drive It Day will take place at Dalemain on Sunday 26th April. The Drive It Day will be at Dalemain from 11am until 2pm. It is a completely informal gathering so you can come and go as you please. Parking will take place...

  • 14th Jun 2020 10:00:am

    Sadly, owing to the coronavirus outbreak, we have taken the difficult decision to cancel our Plant Fair this year. We look forward to welcoming visitors and stallholders back to Dalemain on Sunday 20th June 2021!   Enjoy a great day out in 2021 at the Dalemain Plant Fair, celebrating all things gardening in the beautiful...

  • 2nd Aug 2020

    Sadly, owing to the coronavirus The Fell Pony society will not be holding their esteemed Breed show at Dalemain this Summer. They are sorry for any disappointment but the safety of competitors and visitors must be the number one priority. A Fell Pony Show will instead take place on 26th September, and we look forward...

  • 23rd Aug 2020

    The biggest Classic Car event in the region returns to Dalemain for its 31st outing! This historic occasion promises to be the most fantastic show yet. Visit for a day packed full of entertainment, with autotests, arena displays, music and discounted entry to Dalemain Mansion & Historic Gardens. All cars present get a souvenir slate...

  • 12th Sep 2020

    Beginning at Dalemain Mansion, this is a glorious hike around Ullswater, one of the most beautiful lakes in the Lake District, with stunning scenery. Owing to the coronavirus crisis, this fundraising event has been rescheduled from earlier in the year, and will now take place on 12th September. Whether you’re hiking a marathon or a...

  • 20th Sep 2020 10:00:am

    Dalemain has always been famous for its beautiful autumn colour, and wonderful collection of ancient apple trees. This year, we are celebrating all things Autumnal with a special Harvest Day! A traditional celebration of the harvest, we will be offering visitors a chance to explore the importance of the Harvest at Dalemain and in Cumbria...

  • 26th Sep 2020

    Owing to the coronavirus pandemic, The Fell Pony society have been unable to hold their esteemed Stallion & Breed shows, and are instead holding this event at Dalemain this Autumn. Visit our West park on Saturday 26th September for a wonderful show and the ideal family day out. Further information will become available closer to...

  • 3rd Oct 2020

    A fundraising trek across one of the most beautiful parts of the Lake District! Starting at Dalemain Mansion, Trekkers can walk either 13 or 26 miles, and will take in stunning views of the lake and surrounding fells. Owing to the coronavirus pandemic, this event has been rescheduled from earlier in the year, and will...