Events at Queens Head
We love hosting events. From gin tastings to pub quizzes, you'll find everything happening at Queens Head right here. We're always updating so keep your eyes peeled to this page or our social media channels for more information.
Events Around Us
There's always something happening around Queens Head. Take a look below and why not book a stay with us to start and end your adventure around Windermere and beyond.
Windermere Triathlon 2021
Saturday 3rd - 4th July 2021 - This Triathlon event in the magnificent Lake District, Windermere which includes the excitement of racing around the beauty of Lake Windermere on a one-lap bike course, with transition at the swimming pool at Washington Leisure Centre. The run takes you on a multiple lopped course, with a number of laps around Princess Cockshott Point. - Find out more
Hawkshead Trail Race
Saturday 7th August 2021 - Starting and finishing at Hawkshead, the Trail Run follow circuits along fully marked and marshalled footpaths and bridleways, taking in panoramic views of Windermere and the surrounding peaks of the Coniston Hills, the Langdales and most of the Lakeland fells. Find out more
Hawkshead Show 2021
Tuesday 24th August - With plenty of attractions for people to see all day - The Hawkshead Show has the judging of all horse classes ranging from the miniatures to the heavy horses, Private driving (horse & small carriage) and jumping classes, Judging of a large variety of sheep along with dogs & cattle. The Horticultural is a must to see. With home produce, flowers vegetables, arts & crafts. A great day out for the whole family - Find out more
Hawkshead Christmas Fayre
First week in December - awaiting 2021 date -Visit the Hawkshead Christmas Fair to help celebrate their traditional weekend of Festive Fun in the picturesque village of Hawkshead when the two-day extravaganza turns the picture postcard setting into a feast of entertainment for all the family - Find out more
Keswick Beer Festival
Yearly in June - Now in its 25th year, the Keswick Beer Festival attracts over 6000 beer lovers across two days and is held on the first weekend of June each year. With over 170 real ales, bottled beers and ciders to discover, it's one of the most popular festivals in the Lakes. Find out more
Stay the night with us
There's nothing better than climbing into a cosy bed at the end of a busy day. With 10 brilliant rooms, the Queens Head is a great place to rest your head after a busy day exploring.
Comfortable and beautifully designed, our en-suite accommodation is ideal for relaxing after a busy day.
Great Food and Drink
You can't climb Helvellyn on an empty stomach. Join us for delicious food and drink at the start and end of your day.
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