Holker Hall and Gardens

The Estate has numerous businesses in addition to opening the Cavendish family home, Holker Hall & Gardens, to the public and managing the Holker Festival.

This website has information about our other businesses which include Cartmel Racecourse, Foods of Excellence, two Luxury Holiday Parks in South Lakeland and one in Scotland and the Holbeck Homes development at Barrow-in-Furness.

Venue Type:

Historic house or home

Opening hours

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Admission charges

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Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.

Holker Chilli Fest

  • 12 — 13 September 2015

A two day Festival with specialist chilli companies from all over the country, local specialist food suppliers, catering featuring cuisine from around the world and a variety of quirky gifts. With entertainment, cookery demonstrations, chilli eating competition with Darth Naga and children’s activities, there is something for everyone to enjoy.



Holker Hall and Gardens
LA11 7PL




01539 558328

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.