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The World's Original Marmalade Awards 2024

A celebration of all things marmalade with thousands of jars throughout the mansion, Q&As, demonstrations, tastings and much more.

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Event Date

20 April 2024


The 2024 Marmalade Festival will be held on Saturday 20th April 2024!

The Festival is returning to Dalemain Mansion, these Marmalade celebrations are for anyone who loves marmalade, festivals or a good day out!

Homemade winners will be announced at the Marmalade Awards, where we will be crowning our best in show. This will be followed by a day of Marmalade celebrations with tastings, stalls, lectures, children’s activities and more!

The event will also raise funds for the Hospice at Home Carlisle and North Lakeland, with lots of opportunities throughout the day for the public to support this much-loved local charity

At the heart of the Festival is Dalemain Mansion and Historic Gardens, where thousands of homemade competition Marmalades will be on display in the state rooms in all their glory and the best artisan Marmalades in the world will be available to taste for FREE and to buy.

Event Venue

Dalemain Mansion and Historic Gardens, Dalemain, Penrith, CA11 0HB

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