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Bendrigg Activity Festival Raising Awareness & Funds

Bendrigg Inclusive Activity Festival
28th September 2019

This event is kindly sponsored by the ScottishPower Foundation.

We can’t wait to welcome you to our Inclusive Activity Festival 2019!

When is it?

We will be open from 11am til 4pm on Saturday 28th September

There will be an additional quiet hour between 10am- 11am for people with Autism or similar additional sensory/social needs.

Activities will close at 3:30pm – To avoid disappointment we highly recommend that you start by visiting the activity that you would like to do the most. Depending on the time that you arrive and the popularity of the activity you may need to join a queue, we ask that you please remain patient with our staff and volunteers and they will let you know as soon as they are ready for you.

At 3pm we may need to stop additional people joining queues for the activities in preparation for finishing activities at 3:30pm

Where is it?

Bendrigg Lodge, Old Hutton, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 0NR

How much is it?

You can pre-book your tickets below (*coming soon) for just £4 per person, or pay £5 per person on the day.

We are only able to accept cash so please ensure you bring enough for your entry fee and any additional purchases such as food, drinks, raffle tickets or donations.

What’s included in my ticket price?

Your ticket price includes parking, access to our stunning grounds and a range of exciting activities including, Zip Wire, Climbing, Caving, Tube Slide, Art Activities + more!

Will there be food and refreshments available?

There will be a hog roast, BBQ and refreshments available to purchase on the day.

We encourage you to bring your own refillable bottles for water as there are places you can fill them up in the main lodge and acorn house dining rooms.

Will there be parking available?

Car parking will be available for all in the field next to our site.

Disabled parking will be located in main on-site car park.

There will be signs or somebody to direct you to our parking facilities.

Accessibility

Getting around

There are ramps and lifts in place to provide easy access to all buildings and activities.

Toilet facilities

All of our buildings have wheelchair accessible toilets.

Activities

With over 40 years of knowledge and experience, Bendrigg tutors will use their expertise and specialist equipment to assist all our visitors with additional needs, take part in activities.

If you have any concerns at all regarding accessibility please don’t hesitate to call us on 01539 723766

Do you need any volunteers for the activity festival?

Yes please! We could always do with an extra pair of helping hands! Whether it’s helping to direct people to the car parks, serve tea and coffee or direct people around the site we would be grateful for extra help on the day! Please get in touch if you’d like to volunteer.