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

  • 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

  • "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

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

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

Join us at The Folly to enjoy an eclectic blend of cocktails, wines, sparkling and champagnes all infused with acoustic music. Get lost within the indulgent surroundings and expertly mixed drinks that you will find hard to leave behind.


Looking for good vibes and good whisky?

Look no further! Join us in The Folly for a journey through the Peat & Love Magical Whisky Tour. A sensory Ardbeg tasting experience that will transport your taste buds through the peaty power of Ardbeg and beyond.

A time when the single malt faithful flocked to the magical Isle of Islay to worship at the Ardbeg distillery, on what we now call the summer of Peat & Love.

A whisky tasting experience like no other, so jump on board and head to The Folly at KC18, it’s going to be an awesome ride!