"It's unlike any other festival. One of the highlights of summer!"
- The Charlatans
"Kendal Calling is the best small festival in anywhere and everywhere!"
- Seasick Steve
"Amazing setting, lovely people, great mix of music & a real ale tent right next to where I was DJing!"
- Mr Scruff
"It's like Glastonbury at its best!! Happy beautiful people from the north. Long live Kendal Calling!"
"I loved Kendal Calling!"
- Mark Chadwick, The Levellers
"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
Best Medium Festival 2013 & 2016 Best Small Festival 2010 & 2011, Best Toilets 2015!
The Soapbox stage is bursting at the seams with a belly full of laughs and fun featuring comedy, spoken word, talks, Previous years have seen, Musical Bingo, Last Man Standing game show and twerk-tastic and latino vibe dance classes too. So, grab your sense of humour and come on down!