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

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

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

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

  • "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!"  - Doves

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

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

The Tim Peaks Diner is the brainchild of The Charlatans’ frontman, Tim Burgess and is one of the most interesting areas of any festival in the world. Anything goes at Tim Peaks. He’s hosted acoustic sets from Nick Hayward, Edwin Collins & Pete Doherty as well as serving up his own ‘Totes Amazeballs’ cereal. There will be tea, DJs, book readings, mayhem and all manner of spontaneous happenings. Definitely pay this corner of Kendal a visit.

Lineup

  • BELLA UNION RECORDS TAKEOVER
  • TIM PEAKS FM WITH CHRIS HAWKINS
  • TIM BURGESS (DJ)
  • OUR GIRL
  • THE SILVER FIELD
  • THE SHARDS
  • KEEL HER
  • COBAIN JONES
  • MARBLMOON
  • MARK RADCLIFFE'S UNE
  • KEELEY FORSYTH
  • ROXY GIRLS
  • THE NORTH BY SOUTH
  • THE TWO SHOT PODCAST
  • PABLO'S PAINTINGS
  • FRANKIE FRANCIS' AMAZING RADIO SHOW
  • BECKI'S CHOIR
  • CLARE NASIR
  • TINY TIM PEAKS WITH ALEX WINTERS
  • PLUS VERY SPECIAL GUESTS!

 

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