Christmas at North Lakes Lodges

Enjoy Christmas this year at North Lakes lodges and explore the local area as there is nothing better to get you into the festive spirit than planning what to do this December in the Lake District.

From Christmas Markets to The Regions Biggest Pantomime. North Lakes Lodges is a perfect base to head off and enjoy the Christmas festivities.

Here is a short list of Christmas events happening around the lake district.

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2nd December
– Carlisle Christmas Markets

Carlisle city center is set to be transformed into a festive winter wonderland this December with the launch of a new Christmas Market.

The market will feature over 40 Alpine-style chalets and festive-themed trading units selling a wide range of gifts, crafts, food, and drink.

The brightly lit stalls will create a winter wonderland and feature both local and visiting traders. Shoppers will find everything from handmade Christmas decorations to unique presents and fresh macaroons! In the food stalls, there’ll be delightful seasonal treats ranging from traditional giant bratwurst to exotic ostrich and wild boar burgers along with tasty, hot Gluhwein.



Whitehaven Christmas Markets With Fireworks Display

The markets are set to take place on December 2 with the firework display taking place in the evening of that day on the harbourside. 






4th December
– Keswick Victorian Fayre

Keswick Victorian Fayre takes place on the first Sunday in December. It has live entertainment by local artists, bands, choirs, and dancers in the Market Square and in Packhorse Court throughout the day as well as a children’

s funfair. There are over 30 charity stalls selling homemade crafts, produce, festive food, and drink, together with games and tombolas. The Fayre gives local charities the opportunity to raise their profile as well as raise much-needed funds. 




10th December
– Christmas Pudding 10k

The Langdale Christmas Pudding run has become a popular event to start the festive season. With over 1

000 entered at its peak, the race appeals to all who enjoy the fun side of running. Every finisher gets a Christmas Pudding and many runners dress in festive costumes – all adding to the party atmosphere.





17th – 31st December– Aladdin Pantomime

Don’t miss our enchanting family favorite as this year all your wishes are granted, featuring an amazing live band, mesmerizing special effects, lavish costumes and sets, and an all-star cast.

Laugh at dotty Widow Twankey, boo and hiss the evil Abanazar and cheer on our hero Aladdin who, with one rub of his magic lamp, meets the most amazing Genie. From the same team behind 2021’s record-breaking Christmas production of Cinderella, Aladdin will be a spectacular festive treat not to be missed.




We all know Christmas can be a magical time and we love to spread the festivities around the park. From great seasonal food at Lakeside Restaurant to the perfect Christmas Break at North Lakes Lodges.