The Dentdale Music & Beer Festival 27th-29th June 2014

Grant Applications

The Dentdale Music and Beer Festival is pleased to announce it is now accepting grant applications for the funding of community projects within the Dent Parish Council boundaries. Community projects can include, but are not limited to, sports, arts, recreational and other events that are for the benefit of the community.

Please submit details of your application, including any supporting documentation to

The closing date for applications is 30 November 2013.

A big thank you to everyone who came to this year's festival and made our 5th Anniversary year the best so far!!

The date of next year's festival is 27th - 29th June 2014.

See you all next year.

Special Thanks

The festival committee would like to say a special thank you to the following people, businesses and organisations who make the Dentdale Music and Beer Festival possible.

Jim & Margaret Taylor - High Laning Campsite
Mick & Wendy Hodkinson - Conder Farm
All the staff at Dent Brewery
All the staff at Kirkby Lonsdale Brewery
Martin Stafford & Pat Winn at The Sun Inn
Dent Parish Council
Lyon Equipment
South Lakes District Council
Yorkshire Dales National Park
Cumbria Waste & Recycling
GSK Milburn Ltd
Michael Mudd Ltd
Andrew Lee - Nationwide Fire Training Ltd
Gary, Richard & Karen - Aquarius Sound
Our Patrons Gerry and Elaine Johnson

Muppett, Ian Taylor, Steve Longlands, Edwin Middleton, Jim Burton, Martin Cragg, Donald Bentham, Kevin & Gill Puncher, Chris Comerie, Jim Kirton, Paul Sellars, Peter Rushton, Ken & Sheila France, Dan McClurg, Mark Dodd, Mark Hodgkinson, Mary Webb, Johnny Aykrigg, Dave Beaumont, Stephanie Bellis, Scott Thornley, Chris, Dan Smith, Ben Smith, Ian Gornall, Harry Ellison, Jock Woof, Ian Middleton, Ken McClurg, Anne McClurg, Ian Mitchell, John Hyde, Forklift John, Andrew & Sally, Dave & Sylvia, Dusty Spencer & Jo, Steve Proctor & Westmorland County Show Social Club, Vicky & Steve, Sue Sutcliffe, Dave Banlin & Milly, Martin Knapton, Russell Kaunz, Andrew Gornall, Tony Clare, Liz Hoggarth, Sammy Bradley, Leanne Bradley, Matt Clayton, Angie Mason, Dave Dobson, Peter Knapton, Jim Brooksbank, John Redeyoff, Helen Beare, Eric Fothergill, Mike Perrett, Alan, Leanne's Uncle, Joff Tyrell, Wendy Pontefract, John and Jan Airey, Chris Evans, Pam & Jeremy Sutcliffe, John Pugh, Joe Hartley, Steve Harley, Jason Charnley, Sarah @ Meadowside Cafe, Stone Close, Gerry Johnson, Steve Allan, Gary Taylor, Paul Wilkinson and the volunteers from Yorkshire Dales National Park, Dr. Lumb, Dennis & Pauline Taylor, Stuart Brownbill, Susan Cox (and Meg the dog), Doreen Mulliner, Chris Taylor, Pauline Lawton, Nicola Abbatt and Isabel, Lynne, Mr & Mrs Trainor, Robin @ Dent Station, Highgate Carpets, Ken Callow, Dent Football Club, The George & Dragon, Chris Rainforth.

Used Carpet Sale - 1st July

Tyke's Carpets will be having a one day sale on Monday 1st July with a huge selection of quality used carpets from only £1.99, £2.99 and £3.99 a square yard, everything must go!!

Holiday Cottages

There are a number of holiday cottages for rent in Dentdale. Please see links below for details.

Live in Dentdale

In addition to the festival, Dentdale hosts regular events throughout the year. Visit or for more info.