• "Kendal Calling is loved as much for its breathtaking setting in rolling green fields as for its top-notch lineup"  - Sunday Times

  • "It's unlike any other festival. One of the highlights of summer!"  - The Charlatans

  • Best Medium Festival 2013 & 2016 Best Small Festival 2010 & 2011, Best Toilets 2015!

  • "Kendal Calling is the best small festival in anywhere and everywhere!"  - Seasick Steve

  • "It's like Glastonbury at its best!! Happy beautiful people from the north. Long live Kendal Calling!"  - Doves

  • "Amazing setting, lovely people, great mix of music & a real ale tent right next to where I was DJing!"  - Mr Scruff

  • "I loved Kendal Calling!"  - Mark Chadwick, The Levellers

  • "Run to the hills for this small, family-friendly indie-dance festival. Small but beautifully formed"  - The Independent

Tom Stade

Since arriving in the UK, Canadian émigré Tom Stade has steadily earned a reputation as one of the most original ad exciting stand-ups around. A magnetic stage presence, charm and first class story telling skills have seen him become one of the most in demand headliners & a touring act in his own right.

As seen on Live at the Apollo, Michael McIntyre’s Roadshow & The John Bishop sho

“Fresh and endlessly funny. Slick, intelligent and sometimes ‘offensive’ stuff leavened by a sparkling charm.”   Independent