FAQs

When and where is the festival?

The Keswick Mountain Festival takes place from 17th to 19th May 2019 on Crow Park in Keswick, Cumbria. The postcode is CA12 5DJ.

On Thursday 16th May we operate a Kids Triathlon for local school children and this takes place in Fitz Park and Keswick swimming pool.

Can I volunteer at KMF?

Yes please!

We have roles for marshals on the sporting events as well as in the Festival Village. Please complete the application form here.

Festival Terms & Conditions

Click here for our Festival Terms & Conditions

Click here for our Privacy Policy

How do I get to keswick?

​Click here to view our Travel to Keswick page

I have a question about my activity

All activities are booked directly with the activity provider and will be launched in January.

Once you have booked an activity you will receive booking confirmation details which should contain all the information you need, plus contact details.

Once live, you will also be able to find their contact details or links to their website via our Outdoor Activity page.

Festival village - is it suitable for small children?

Yes, this event is suitable for small children. Although most events/activities do have a minimum age.

 
Festival village - are dogs allowed?

Yes, dogs are allowed on the Festival Village, but must be kept on a lead at all times.

Please be considerate and clean up after your dog.

 
Festival village - opening times

The Festival Village is open at the following times:

​Friday 17th May: 12pm-10.30pm
Saturday 18th May: 9am-10.30pm
Sunday 19th May: 9am-5pm

Some sporting events start earlier in the day from the Festival Village. There will be limited catering facilities available, but most exhibitors will be closed.

The Festival Village is free to enter during the day, but a ticket is required from 5pm.

On Thursday 16th May there is a Kids Triathlon for local primary schools which takes place in Fitz Park.

Festival village - is there an entry charge?

No, the Festival Village has free entry during the daytime until 5pm.

After 5pm you will either need a concert ticket or Festival Weekend Ticket to enter.

Festival village - age restrictions

Children under the age of 18 MUST be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Festival village - can i bring my own food/alcohol?

You are not permitted to bring your own alcohol onto the Festival Village. If you are found bringing your own alcohol onto the Festival Village it will be confiscated or you will not be allowed entry.

You are allowed to bring food onsite, we do however have a range of catering outlets available.

how do i book tickets?

You can book your Festival Weekend and activity tickets here.

Or via the telephone by calling 08712305537 (calls cost 13ppm plus network access charge).

You can book your sporting event tickets here.

You can book your speakers tickets here.

If you have a question regarding an existing order, see our customer service page here. (for Festival Weekend and activity tickets booked via our website).

Can i refund or exchange my tickets?

We are sorry, but in line with most events and shows, tickets are not refundable or transferable.