Shows and Fairs

Shows and Fairs

Shows and Fairs

Throughout the year, we welcome specialist shows and markets to Rheged, allowing visitors to immerse themselves in their passion for knit and stitch, home and garden design, vintage fashion and antiques, model railways, fly fishing or photography. Our events space buzz with activity as visitors meet experts, discover new brands, learn new skills or buy unique pieces – as well as enjoying the food, drink and shopping that Rheged has to offer.

 


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THE CUMBRIA GUITAR SHOW 2017

You’ll find new, pre-owned & vintage guitars, great show deals on guitars and all accessories throughout the day! There will also be performances from some of the UK's top guitarists. Don't miss one of the North's best Guitar Shows! There’s a host of guitar players to see at this year’s show including the North East’s very own Swing Guitarist Anth Purdy who will be appearing at Rheged for the first time, Anth is a real crowd pleaser where ever he…
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Date
Sun 27 August 2017
Time
10.00am
Venue
Exhibition Hall 1
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C-Art Festival 2017 – Art Fair

Featuring work from over 50 selected artists, makers and craftspeople who have produced high quality art, craft, furniture, sculpture, print, jewellery and more from Cumbria and beyond. The Art Fair, delivered as a partnership between Eden Arts and Rheged, shows work from new and established artists. Visitors are able to chat to the artists about their work, buy or commission work directly from them and also watch the artists at work through demonstrations, in this amazing atmosphere of inspiring creativity!…
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Available Dates
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Next Available Date
Sat 09 September 2017
Time
10.00am
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C-Art Festival 2017

10 days of contemporary arts celebrating Cumbrian artists alongside national and international work, including an exhibition, performance, installations, films, events and an art fair, organised by the award winning Arts Organisation Eden Arts (2015 Cumbria Life Culture Awards) Visit www.c-art.org.uk to view the full programme of C Art activity across Cumbria. C-Art Festival is supported by Arts Council England.
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Judy's Vintage fair

Cumbria’s Affordable Vintage Fair

Cumbria, we have missed you! Our first visit of the season, we’re DELIGHTED to announce a return to the Rheged Centre, bringing 30 incredible traders on Saturday 16th September! Featured in ELLE, VOGUE, THE TELEGRAPH AND MARIE CLAIRE, the Judy’s mission is a simple one; gather a selection of the UK’s tip-top vintage traders, source sixty years of stock and offer it up at affordable prices. Featuring fashion through to homewares, expect: COATS, LEATHER, SUEDE AND JUMPERS, PRINTS, BLOUSES AND…
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Date
Sat 16 September 2017
Time
10.00am
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The Over 50’s Show

A brand new event for 2017, organised by the Cumberland and Westmorland Herald, will bring local businesses and specially chosen charities together under one roof covering health, travel, crafts, hobbies, future planning, food, finance and much more. You'll find chiropractors, financial institutions with handy wealth advice, solicitors specialising in life's necessities like wills, probate and property, and accountants to help give guidance about money management. We will also be hosting hotel and spa operators, fitness experts, local cycling centres, independent…
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Date
Sat 23 September 2017
Time
10.00am
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COLIN CAYGILL ANTIQUE FAIR

An emporium of stands bursting with home furnishings, collectors' items, vintage jewellery, clothes, antique tools, militaria, watches and more. Spend your Sunday having a good rummage and pick up a design classic or a quirky find.
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Available Dates
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Next Available Date
Sun 15 October 2017
Time
10.00am
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Rival Arts, Food And Gift Fair

A chance to select early Christmas gifts from artists, photographers, jewellers, craft and food producers.
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Next Available Date
Sat 28 October 2017
Time
10.00am
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LAKELAND MODEL FARM & CONSTRUCTION SHOW

5 diaramas displaying and 20 trade stands selling model farm and construction models. Show is suitable for all ages.  Raffle & Auction fund raising goes to CLIC Sargent
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Date
Sun 12 November 2017
Time
10.00am
Cumbria Life Home and Garden Show

Cumbria Life Home and Garden Show 2018

Friday 16 – Sunday 18 March 2018. Over 70 selected exhibitors, carefully curated by Liz Newport and Maureen Whitemore to cover all aspects of interiors, gardens, design and build. Talks and demonstrations from leading regional experts, hands on masterclasses and ticketed special events led by experts. For more information on exhibiting, please email steph.smith@rheged.com Friday-Saturday 9am-5pm | Sunday 9am-4pm | Tickets £6 | Children under 16 go free | Free park and ride from Penrith Auction Mart  
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Knit and Stitch Show 2018

Saturday 14 April 9.30-5.00pm | Sunday 15 April 9.30-4.00pm  In association with CoolCrafting. Whether you enjoy practical crafts or you prefer experimental and decorative textiles, you’ll find everything you need to be inspired! Over 30 selected exhibitors carefully curated by Sarah Peel from CoolCrafting and Marion Woolcott, formerly of Woolfest to cover all aspects of the knit and stitch world! Talks, demonstrations and specialist, hands-on workshops available throughout the weekend. For further information on exhibiting, please email steph.smith@rheged.com Opening times 9.30-5.00pm (Saturday) and…
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