Picnic Cinema

The Big Lebowski at Muncaster Castle

The Big Lebowski (18)

muncaster castle, ravenglass, cumbria

Sat 11th August

MUSIC POLICY: An eclectic mix of american folk and blues with some Latin american twists.

CLOTHING: Relaxed and cardigan heavy. Bonus points for anyone in head to toe purple, or dressing gowns.

FILM: The Big Lebowski (18)

A Coen Brothers 1998 film which has gained a strong footing in cult film status. The Big Lebowski has inspired festivals, conventions and bars around the world.

“It’s weirdly engaging, like its hero.” Chicago Sun-Times

FOOD & DRINK: Creeping Kate’s Cafe will be open all day and there will be a BBQ on the evening on site plus the Tower Bar will be open for business. The cafe will be serving breakfast in the morning too. Bring your own also allowed.

Muncaster Castle is officially haunted. Really, it is. The castle and grounds are also stunning and the view of the Lake District from the castle is jaw dropping.

ARRIVAL TIME: All ticket holders get free entry into Muncaster Castle gardens from 10.30am. You can set up your tents from 5.30pm onwards. Non-campers entry onto cinema site from 7.00pm. Film starts at dusk (approx 9.30pm)


Make a Weekend of it with The Adventures of Priscilla Queen of the Desert (15) screening on Friday 10th August

Non-Camping £15.00
With Camping £25.00
Camping Weekend pass £45.00

(all prices inc booking fee)

GLAMP IT UP: This year we have teamed up with fellow Cumbrian company, Belle Hotel, who will be offering a more luxurious version of camping. 4m Bell Tents will be pitched and ready for you on the cinema site. They sleep up to 4 and come in 2 different furnishing levels either complete with 1 or 2 double airbeds bedding, rugs, cushions and lanterns or just bare if you’d rather bring your own gear. Click here for more info and to book your tent.

HATE CAMPING? If you don’t fancy sleeping in a tent Muncaster Castle are offering special weekend accommodation package at the Coachman’s Quarters B&B accommodation within the gardens of Muncaster Castle just yards from cinema event for £110.00 including Picnic Cinema ticket. Ring 01229 717614 for details and to book.



All profits from Picnic Cinema go back to Eden Arts to help support its rural touring cinema scheme Remote. Eden Arts is a registered Charity no. 1139215


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