Kendal Calling is an independent music festival held annually at Lowther Deer Park in the Lake District, Cumbria. It has grown from a two-day, 900 capacity event in 2006 to a 25,000 capacity 4-day music festival. In 2018, The festival will be headlined by Catfish and the Bottlemen, The Libertines, Run DMC, Hacienda Classical, James, Idris Elba and more.

Kendal Calling has 9 stages and has featured live performances from notable artists such as Blondie, Pendulum, Doves, Dizzee Rascal, James, Mumford & Sons, Calvin Harris and British Sea Power. In 2010 Kendal Calling was awarded the Best Small UK Festival Award at the UK Festival Awards, as voted by the public. Kendal Calling also won the industry award ‘Best Small Festival’ at the LIVE UK awards 2011.

More information at

Related Posts


Vote for Samsara Collective to support UB40

Competition time, and we’re stoked! Yes peoples – we’ve been shortlisted to support UB40 at their Sussex open air concert at A Boundless Summer in July! Please take a fleeting moment to vote for us Read more…


Samsara Collective support The Skatalites – Brighton, 13th August ’18

GLOBAL BEATS PRESENTS The Skatalites live in concert Supported by Samsara Collective Sunday 13th August 2018 – Door Times 7:30pm – 11:00pm THE SKATALITES The Skatalites began performing in Jamaica in May 1964. The group was Read more…


Samsara Collective confirmed for Shambala Festival 2018

The Shambala Festival is a small family-friendly festival based in Northamptonshire in the United Kingdom. It is a small diverse festival and features a variety of music, including rock, pop, folk and world music. More Read more…