Apple Day at Ford Park
An extravaganza of everything apple, including Pressing, tasting, children's activities, games, competition and activities, plus local food and crafts.
T: 01229 585 778
Ulverston Town Council Office, County Square, Ulverston, Cumbria LA12 7LZ
Ulverston is South Lakeland’s friendly and historic Market Town only a few miles from the shores of Windermere. Birthplace of Stan Laurel and home to a thriving artistic community, the town is proud of its variety and quality of festivals and events held throughout the year. Events are held throughout the town on the cobbled streets, the Coronation Hall and at Ford Park.
Visit Ulverston; take part in its festivals and stay awhile to enjoy the hospitality and old world atmosphere in the town. Relish the host of specialist shops, cosy pubs, traditional street market and market hall. Make a date in your diary to visit the town during one of our many exciting and mainly FREE festivals. Check out the month by month guide for events in 2015:
Displays of anchors designed by the community and local schools. Take a walk down the level towpath from Canal Basin to Canal Foot, this is a delightful walk, taking you to Morecambe Bay and views across the Morecambe and Chapel Island.
500 candles light the night, along with shadow screen, fire dance and stories. A magical way to celebrate Halloween. 6 - 8.30
Ulverston holds its weekly outdoor street market every Thursday and Saturday throughout the year and indoor markets every day in the Market Hall, New Market Street (closed Wednesdays and Sundays)
Throughout year Ford Park present a series of family activities. For full up to date details check www.ford-park.org.uk
Historic House & gardens plus events throughout the year. www.swarthmoorhall.co.uk
Open: Every Sun & Bank Holiday Easter to October, when flag on Hoad Hill is flying.