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Racing at Cartmel on the Spring and Summer Bank Holiday Weekends. Other events, including equestrian and dog agility shows, are held in the Racecourse park throughout the year. Cartmel Agricultural Show is an annual highlight that takes place at the racecourse on the first Wednesday in August.

22 March 2019

Pizzas Are Back at Cartmel Cheeses! March to October
Summer is officially here thanks to Cartmel Cheeses and their amazing Pizzas! Enjoy a glass of wine or one of Unsworth's Yard ales whilst sampling a selection of handmade and authentic Italian stone baked pizzas and garlic breads alfresco! Served e

3 May 2019

Low Fell Gate Open Weekend 3rd-6th May
Open weekend 3rd-6th May at Low Fell Gate Caravan Park - fabulous lodges with bay views set on the outskirts of Grange over Sands and only 2 miles from Cartmel. Open Daily 11am-4pm

3 May 2019

Dinner Nights at Yew Tree Barn
Dinner nights at Yew Tree Barn every month - not to be missed! Smoked salmon & chive fishcake, wild garlic mayo, rocket, pickled cucumber ~ Tomato & basil soup, sourdough croutons ~ Confit chicken and duck leg terrine, celeriac remoulade, bl

6 May 2019

Vintage Sale
Cartmel Bank Holiday Vintage Sale at the Village Institute (opposite The Priory)

12 May 2019

Cartmel Priory Lecture to Commemorate William Marshal
The Priory will commemorate the 800th anniversary of the death of its founder, William Marshal, with a lecture by Professor David Carpenter on Sunday, May 12th with doors opening at 5pm and the talk starting at 6.15pm. Tickets at £10 can be bought

17 May 2019

Cartmel Food Market – May
Every 3rd Friday of the month. Lots of fantastic local produce from fresh meat, poultry, fish, pies, chutneys, bread, beer and much more........

17 May 2019

A talk by Rob Caskie at Yew Tree Barn
We are delighted to announce this event at Yew Tree Barn on 17 May 2019, when we welcome Rob Caskie - a well known professional speaker with amazing stories to tell. What qualities make a great leader? This will be explored through the extraordina

25 May 2019

Cartmel Races – Whit Holiday Meeting Weekend 25th, 27th, 29th May
The long tradition of racing at Cartmel was started by the monks from Cartmel Priory in the 12th Century. The Whit Holiday Races have been a feature of the Racing Calendar since 1856 and there are now nine race days to enjoy each year at Cartmel, se

21 June 2019

Cartmel Food Market – June
Every 3rd Friday of the month. Lots of fantastic local produce from fresh meat, poultry, fish, pies, chutneys, bread, beer and much more........

28 June 2019

Cartmel Races – The June Meeting 28th & 30th June
The opening day of the June Meeting is sure to form a highlight of the Cartmel racing season with a card of seven exciting races followed by a live music concert featuring none other than Sir Cliff Richard. The concert will take place following the r

19 July 2019

Cartmel Food Market – July
Every 3rd Friday of the month. Lots of fantastic local produce from fresh meat, poultry, fish, pies, chutneys, bread, beer and much more........

20 July 2019

Cartmel Races – The Barbecue Meeting 20th & 22nd July
The first day of the Barbecue meeting has established itself as a highly popular fixture, featuring some fantastic racing action including the valuable Handicap Hurdle race with the Cumbria Crystal Trophy and our only female jockeys race. Racegoers a

16 August 2019

Cartmel Food Market – August
Every 3rd Friday of the month. Lots of fantastic local produce from fresh meat, poultry, fish, pies, chutneys, bread, beer and much more........

24 August 2019

Cartmel Races – The August Meeting 24th & 26th
Saturday 24th August - Cartmel Cup Day is the opening day of the August meeting and one of the most popular days in our season due to the running of the valuable and highly competitive Carmel Cup race. As always, the huge funfair will be in the Cours

20 September 2019

Cartmel Food Market – September
Every 3rd Friday of the month. Lots of fantastic local produce from fresh meat, poultry, fish, pies, chutneys, bread, beer and much more........

18 October 2019

Cartmel Food Market – October
Every 3rd Friday of the month. Lots of fantastic local produce from fresh meat, poultry, fish, pies, chutneys, bread, beer and much more........

29 November 2019

Christmas in Cartmel!
The village's 3rd year welcoming Christmas in Cartmel!