• "Small, perfectly formed and serving up a wealth of old-fashioned hospitality"  - The Telegraph

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

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

  • "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

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

  • "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

  • "One of the UK’s most picturesque festivals..."  - The Guardian

  • "Beautifully brilliant... one to remember"  - Manchester Evening News

everyone’s favourite cinema tent returns to KC19, presented in partnership with live cinema uk AND RHEGED CINEMA, supported by film hub North, proud to be part of the BFI film audience network.

now showinG

  • JURASSIC PARK
  • ICE AGE  
  • THE MEG
  • FLINTSTONES IN VIVA ROCK VEGAS
  • SUPERSONIC
  • INDIANA JONES & THE LAST CRUSASDE
  • THE ABYSS
  • KONG SKULL ISLAND
  • BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY
  • DO YOU OWN THE DANCEFLOOR? (HACIENDA DOCUMENTARY)

 

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