Cumbria Life Christmas at Rheged 2018

Cumbria Life Christmas at Rheged 2018

Cumbria Life Christmas at Rheged 2018

Discover an exquisite Christmas shopping experience with Cumbria Life Christmas at Rheged 2018.

Rheged has teamed up with Cumbria Life magazine to develop a refreshingly different Christmas weekend.

The show will feature over 50 exhibitors championing independent businesses, creatives and makers to showcase the best of the North’s home and gifts, arts and crafts, food and drink, tableware, stocking fillers and decorations. The event will celebrate craftsmanship, ethical produce, good design and innovation through a diverse range of inspirational and affordable gifts.

The Christmas market will be complemented by a programme of expert led talks and demonstrations, 40 minutes in duration, which are included in your £5 show ticket. See the timetable below, or click here for more information.

Saturday
11am – ‘Gift Wrapping Demo’ with Louise Lewis, Professional Gift Wrapping Services, Workshops & Events (40 mins)
12pm – ‘Christmas Cocktails’ with Helen Askew of The Tipsy Filly (40 mins)
1pm – ‘Kysty Christmas Baking’ with Ryan Blackburn of The Old Stamp House Restaurant and Kysty, Ambleside (40 mins)
2pm – ‘Wines for Christmas’ with Richard Bracken of Grapevine, The Wineservice Company (40 mins)
3pm – ‘Garland Making’ with Sally Pigg of Roseberry Floral Design (40 mins)

Sunday
11am – ‘Gift Wrapping Demo’ with Louise Lewis, Professional Gift Wrapping Services, Workshops & Events (40 mins)
12pm – ‘Christmas Cocktails’ with Helen Askew of The Tipsy Filly (40 mins)
1pm – An ‘Old Stamp House’ twist on your traditional Christmas Dinner’ with Ryan Blackburn of The Old Stamp House Restaurant and Kysty, Ambleside (40 mins)
2pm – ‘Wines, Vines and What to Drink on Christmas Day’ with Sam Jary of Black Hand Wine (40 mins)
3pm – ‘Seasonal Styling’ with Gail Bashall of Adlib Women’s Fashion, Penrith (20 mins)

Book online in advance below, or for on the day tickets, simply purchase at our welcome desk on arrival. If you have any questions about your tickets, please contact us on 01768 868000.

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There are also hands on workshops, charged separately, where you can learn a skill or craft to enhance your Christmas. See the full programme below.

Tickets
£5 (includes a glass of prosecco and show programme). Accompanied children aged 16 and under, admitted free
Times
10am-5pm (Sat), 10am-4pm (Sun)
Dates
Saturday 17 - Sunday 18 November
PARK AND RIDE
Free Park & Ride from Penrith Auction Mart, just minutes away.

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Frozen 2

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Available Dates
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Next Date
Sat 14 December 2019
Time
10.45am
Venue
Screen Two

Abominable

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Available Dates
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Next Date
Sat 14 December 2019
Time
11.00am
Venue
Screen Two

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Available Dates
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Next Date
Sat 14 December 2019
Time
2.00pm
Venue
Screen Two

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Available Dates
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Next Date
Sat 14 December 2019
Time
3.30pm
Venue
Screen Two

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Date
Sun 15 December 2019
Time
2.00pm
Venue
Screen Two

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Date
Sun 15 December 2019
Time
3.00pm
Venue
Screen One

Royal Ballet: The Nutcracker

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Date
Tue 17 December 2019
Time
7.15pm
Venue
Screen One

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Date
Wed 18 December 2019
Time
7.15pm
Venue
Screen Two
Star Wars IX: The Rise Of Skywalker

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Available Dates
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Next Date
Thu 19 December 2019
Time
12.01am
Venue
Screen One