Keswick Mountain Festival - Bigger than ever before!
Keswick Mountain Festival 15th - 18th May 2014
It's bigger, better and louder than ever before!
In addition to the huge programme of activities, hikes, climbs and bike rides featured each year, in 2014 there will also be some fantastic headline acts performing live on the new lakeside stage. The 2014 Speaker line-up is also looking pretty tasty, with talks from Sir Ranulph Fiennes, Chrissie Wellington, Rob Hayles, Keri-Anne Payne and local legends Alan Hinkes and Terry Abraham. Take a look at the full speaker line-up here.
To find out which of these WORLD CLASS SPEAKERS you could WIN FREE TICKETS for each month sign up to receive our enews.
In our February enews you can win tickets to see the WORLD'S GREATEST LIVING EXPLORER - SIR RANULPH FIENNES
For over 40 years Ranulph has lived through countless life-threatening experiences, broken many world records and led many expeditions to remote regions. Ranulph's expeditions and challenges include being the first to reach both poles, achieving a world record for unsupported northerly polar travel in 1990, climbing Everest to within 300m of summit and subsequently raising £2milllion for the British Heart Foundation in 2005 and then in 2009 successfully summiting Everest becoming the oldest Briton to do so.
To enter go to our facebook page and tell us, in one or two sentences, about your most adventurous moment! Our favourite one picked at the end of February will be the lucky winner of 2 free tickets to see Sir Ranulph Fiennes!
NEW - FESTIVAL VILLAGE PASSES
The new Festival Village Passes give you the option to truly make the most of your weekend in Keswick. Passes include free access to all Festival Village activities, the brand new live music nights and a 15% discount on all sporting events and other activities. There is also a limited amount of camping and family tickets available, so get booking now for a weekend of adventure! Find out more about Festival passes.
EVEN MORE AMAZING ACTIVITIES
If the activity programme wasn't impressive enough already, they've made it even bigger! New for this year - try a 10 Peak Challenge hike, catamaran or dinghy sailing on Derwentwater, windsurfing or even a moonlit open water swim! With over 100 activities to choose from there is something to be enjoyed by everyone. Click here for the full activity line-up.