Valentine’s Day in the Lakes: What’s On
Romance is in the air in February. Valentine’s Day is nearly around the corner and the Lake District is the perfect spot for a romantic getaway! Spending this important date in the Lakes will no doubt offer a wonderful opportunity for every couple to celebrate their love.
The breath-taking scenery, the quiet atmosphere, the shimmering glow of the waters… Where better to spend Valentine’s Day? Especially if you take into account the countless events and activities going on around the 14th of February!
Balloon Flight Adventures
A hot air balloon ride is a fantastic activity to partake in with your loved one! Enjoy the scenery of Cumbria in a way you haven’t before and cherish this unforgettable experience for many years to come. The magic of hot air ballooning is certain to provide a unique and special moment shared between you – besides, the stunning countryside landscapes are the perfect background to such a romantic gesture.
And why not end the day by opening a bottle of champagne and watching the sunset together?
If you’re looking for something different to do during this romantic period, the Orton Farmer’s Market is a great choice! While certainly a unique activity, there’s no denying you’ll get to experience new things with your other half by visiting this monthly market. After all, not only will there be live music, you’ll also benefit from other shared activities like cookery demonstrations and a trip to the nearby chocolate factory!
Kendal Jazz Club – 14th February 2017
Music lovers will rejoice knowing they can spend Valentine’s Day listening to great jazz songs! Staveley will be home to some of the best jazz gigs in the area, with the Jamie Brownfield Quartet returning to perform exciting New Orleans ‘Street Beat’ and swing.
A romantic evening with music and ale that you will remember forever!
Cartmel Walking for Health – 14th February 2017
Also on Valentine’s Day, this event is not to be missed by anyone who wishes to spend this special date being active! The Walking for Health event encourages people to become more physically active in their communities – and enjoy the stunning woods and fields of the Cartmel valley!
A gentle walk while breathing in the fresh air of the area is an amazing way to spend time together with your other half doing what you both love.
In addition to these events, you can also take advantage of the beauty of the Lakes by taking romantic walks by the water, watching the stunning wildlife that makes this region their home, and go out for fine dining in one of the countless pubs and restaurants of the Lakes!
The sheer variety of activities and events in the heart of the Lake District will no doubt attract you during the most romantic time of year, and with good reason; after all, there’s something for every couple and for all ages!
And if you’re wondering where to stay, we have the perfect accommodation for your romantic getaway with our luxurious cottages. So, please don’t hesitate to contact us to enquire about our availability and choose the right accommodation for you!