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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Artist Registration for Kendal Calling 2017 is now closed in partnership with Music Glue.

Once your email address has been submitted you will receive an email inviting you to create your Music Glue profile. Your application for Kendal Calling 2017 will be finalised once your basic Music Glue profile has been completed.

So we can review your act properly, please ensure you complete the following parts of your profile:

* Add an artist biography and picture
* Add your social page links
* Add at least one track that can be streamed via the profile
* Brand your page Setting up a Music Glue profile is easy. Throughout the process you will find videos that show you how to build the right profile for you. However, if you need any help please email support@musicglue.com. Music Glue team will endeavour to answer any queries as quickly as possible, however during busy periods it may take up to 24 hours to receive a response.

If you already have a Music Glue profile, you can submit your application to perform at Kendal Calling 2017 by adding your email address in the box above and clicking the link sent to you via email.

There’s no obligation to use the Music Glue platform once you have set up the basics, but the more you put into developing your profile the more you will get out of it and we encourage you to spend time using Music Glue to engage with your fans.