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

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

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

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

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

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

  • "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

We’ve been nominated in the UK Festival Awards!

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We are thrilled to announce that we have been nominated for not one, not two, but THREE awards in the UK Festival Awards.

We need your help by voting for us in the below categories here. Let’s round off the best Kendal Calling yet, by helping us win an award.

Without your amazing support, Kendal Calling wouldn’t have become the festival it has become today, so we wanted to say a big THANK YOU!

Best Medium Festival,
Best Family Festival,
Best Toilets,

Ps. By voting you could be in with the chance of winning the ‘Dream Summer’ prize draw to win a pair of Isolate Ear Protectors + 2 VIP tickets to every festival that wins an award.

Tickets for Kendal Calling 2017 are on sale – grab one today and we’ll see you in the fields!

Andy, Ben & The KC Team x