What’s on in Bowness-on-Windermere in August 2018
The Lake District is an ideal location for all the family, especially during the busy summer months. If you’re staying in Bowness-on-Windermere in August 2018, start planning your well-deserved break. Many smaller hotels fill up early, so book your holiday plenty of time in advance.
If you want to escape the August crowds, then why not book into a spa hotel. At the Windermere Tranquil retreat you can enjoy all the facilities of the main Aphrodite’s hotel, before returning to your private room with its own hot tub
When it comes to what’s on in Bowness-on-Windermere in August 2018, then here are 5 suggestions of what to do.
18th August – Lakes Distillery Tasting Night
Even when you’re away on a rejuvenating holiday, you still deserve to let your hair down. The Lakes Distillery are hosting a tasting night, where you can sample their fine quality spirits. An award winning distillery, specialising in whisky, gin and vodka. Ensure you don’t undo the hard work of your relaxing holiday and drink responsibly. Savour the taste and return back to your hotel suite for a night cap, in your private hot tub.
19th August – Coniston Lakes Swim
The Coniston Lakes Swim is the 3rd event of the Epic Lakes Open Water Swim but don’t worry, you don’t have to take part. You can leave the swimming to when you’re back at the hotel as part of your spa package.
If you want to watch the event however, it makes part of a great day out from Windermere. You can combine it with a lake cruise, a ride on the Steam Boat Gondola as you leave your Windermere Spa suite.
21st August – Hawkshead Show
Another event near to Bowness-on-Windermere is the Hawkshead Show, only a 5 mile journey away from Windermere Lake. There are plenty of attractions at the traditional country show, from horticulture to horse displays.
It’s not too far to travel and you can take public transport or drive yourself, there’s always parking spaces back at the hotel close to your room. Enjoy the best in show, take a walk around the trade stands and watch the events in the main arena.
25th August – The Curragh Sons
If you’re looking for another night out in Hawkshead, then head back to the Hawkshead Brewery for some live music. The Curragh Sons will be playing on the 25th August, performing Irish music for the regulars and tourists alike.
25th to 27th August – Antique & Collectors Fair
You never know what you might find in Windermere or at nearby Ambleside for that matter. This antique and collectors fair is one of the most popular in the area, for both buying and selling. Stands will include works of art, vintage goods, china, pottery and more. Although when you return to your modern hotel suite, not even the hot tubs are antique!
If you’re staying in Bowness-on-Windermere in August 2018 Book a room at the Windermere Tranquil Retreat. Where you can enjoy a relaxing break, complete with your own hot tub.