The KENDAL Mountain Festival will tour the UK with a selection of inspiring speakers and talks.
Each tour date will be an evening of films and lectures celebrating the adventure of some of the most spectacular places on the planet.
Audiences will be guided through a curation of stories from around the world, told by a unique collection of travelers, athletes, activists and creatives.
They say that through culturally rich, cinematically beautiful and stimulating to pose films; what is possible in a changing world, what is beautiful, what is wild and what defines adventure?
Live on stage, each evening will feature a conference from an adventure speaker to draw inspiration from their latest endeavors.
The evening will be hosted by the Kendal Mountain presentation team and there will be competitions to win prizes from the Festival and their partners.
Festival director Steve Scott says, “It’s different. We can’t wait to get the Kendal Mountain Festival back on tour. With such entertaining speakers, including big names, our audience will be in for a treat.
“It’s going to buzz. And with every event featuring giveaways and raffles, it’s not just the inspiration that people will be bringing home! ”
Cotswold Outdoor confirmed this week that they will be the main partner of the Kendal Mountain Tour with the two organizations working together to share adventure stories with new audiences across the UK.
Jose Finch, Managing Director of Cotswold Outdoor, said: “We are very happy to partner with the Kendal Mountain Tour. At Cotswold Outdoor, we believe the outdoors is for everyone and want to inspire people to go out and experience all it has to offer.
“Our mission is to help our customers make the right choice, for adventure and the planet, from choosing their kit to their responsible maintenance and disposal. We hope to encourage viewers to take this approach on their next adventure. ”
The full list of speakers and films will be announced in the new year.
Kendal Mountain Festival 2022 Tour Dates:
Nottingham: Sunday February 6
Southampton: Thursday February 10
Bristol: Friday February 11
Oxford: Saturday February 12
Penrith: Friday February 18
Harrogate: Saturday February 19
London: Tuesday February 22
Birmingham: Friday February 25
Sheffield: Saturday February 26
Lincoln: Sunday February 27
London: Thursday March 3
Strathearn: Friday March 4
Pontardawe: Saturday March 5
Chester: Wednesday April 6
Manchester: Thursday April 21
Caernarfon: Wednesday May 4
Aberystwyth: Thursday May 5
Inverness: Friday May 13
Banchory: Saturday May 14
Coventry: Friday May 20
Norwich: Saturday May 21
Whitley Bay: Friday June 3
Nottingham: Wednesday June 15th
Exeter: Thursday June 16
Llanelly: Friday June 17th
Kingston: Saturday June 18
Canterbury: Wednesday June 22
Brighton: Thursday June 23
Kendal: Wednesday June 29