Events at Dalemain

We are delighted to announce the following events in 2022.

If you require further information, please telephone 017684 86450 or contact the organiser directly for the latest information.


  • Join us at Dalemain’s Historic Gardens for informative and fun gardening days, once a month over the period of a year (classes can be booked on a one off basis). The courses which run from 9.00am – 4.30pm on the first Monday of each month and will include lectures, practical demonstrations and a mini Gardeners...

  • 27th Mar 2022 10:30:am

    A wonderful chance to celebrate Artisan and small marmalade producers, from the UK and around the world.  Following on from the World’s Original Marmalade Competition, this is a day to celebrate Artisan producers as well as those in our Hotel, Restaurant & B&B category. There will be marmalade displays in the Medieval Hall, including samples...

  • 24th Apr 2022 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 24th April, from 11am till 2pm. This event is open to all types of classic and vintage vehicles in return for a £5 donation (per car) to the nominated charities: Blood Bikes and...

  • 14th May 2022

    The Fell Pony Society are celebrating their Centenary in 2022 and are delighted to be launching the festivities with their stallion show here at Dalemain on Saturday 14th May. This is a family friendly day out that celebrates one of Cumbria’s most treasured animals. Watch their video below to find out more about what they...

  • 14th May 2022 10:00:am

    The Festival is returning to Dalemain Mansion! Pay a visit to majestic Cumbria for an unforgettable day on Saturday 14th May. The 2022 Marmalade competition was a great success with thousands of entries from all over the world. The Homemade category winners will be announced at the Festival, the Best in Show will also be...

  • 12th Jun 2022 10:00:am

    We are delighted to announce the return on our annual Plant Fair on Sunday 12th June! Enjoy a great day out in 2022 at the Dalemain Plant Fair, celebrating all things gardening in the beautiful surroundings of Dalemain Mansion & its award-winning Historic Gardens. The Plant Stalls The Fair will take place from 10am –...

  • 7th Aug 2022

    Visit the Fell Pony Breed Show, a wonderful day out for horse lovers and all the family! Visit their website for more information and details on how to enter. Fell Ponies are a wonderful part of our local tradition. They are native to the North of England and are mostly found in Cumbria, where they...

  • 21st Aug 2022 11:00:am

    The biggest Classic Car event in the region returns to Dalemain in 2022! 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. The event is organised by the Wigton Motor Club...

  • 18th Sep 2022 10:00:am

    .2022: Dalemain has always been famous for its beautiful autumn colour, and wonderful collection of ancient apple trees. We will be celebrating all things Autumnal with a special Harvest Day on Sunday 18th September 2022. A traditional celebration of the harvest, we will be offering visitors a chance to explore the importance of the Harvest...

  • 4th Dec 2022 12:00:pm

    Our delicious homemade Christmas Lunches will returning for 2022!   Enjoy a delicious two or three course meal set in the Mediaeval Hall with traditional Christmas decorations and a roaring fire to complete the mood. This year the lunches will be available from Sunday 4th December to Sunday 18th December (Sunday to Friday) from 12-1.30pm....