Hundreds of people are expected to turn out for Carlisle's first charity colour run.
The event, which is being held at Hammonds Pond Park, is in aid of Hospice at Home in Carlisle and North Lakeland.
Runners will be covered in special biodegradable paint at 2.45pm before setting off on the five kilometre route at 3pm.
Furness Abbey is taking a trip into the past with a medieval fair.
Attractions include a weapons demonstration, a hog roast, a gargoyle hunt and talks about conservation of the abbey.
The First Minister of Scotland, Alex Salmond, has taken the Ice Bucket Challenge in response to an invitation from Alistair Darling.
In return, he nominated Prime Minister David Cameron remarking that he "saw him in a wetsuit the other day so I know he's got the equipment".
ALEX SALMOND HAS NOMINATED DAVID CAMERON FOR ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE. Over to you, PM. http://t.co/suHCvPby2e
He was joined by the deputy leader of the Scottish National Party Nicola Sturgeon.
Thousands have celebrated the Common Ridings and Festivals right across the South of Scotland this summer,.
From the 500th anniversary being celebrated in Hawick, to the riding of the marches taking place in Sanquhar on Sunday.
The ride-outs, ceremonies and fancy dress parades have been as popular as ever, all part of the Homecoming 2014 celebrations.
Lets take a look back at the highlights.
Peter Stott has spent the last five years building a private wedding chapel, complete with a mini lake, for his fiancée Joanne.
Paul Crone caught up with the happy couple in their very own chapel of love near Penrith.
Peter Stott, from Cumbria, has spent five years building a private wedding chapel for his fiancée, Joanne.
He owns a nursery situated in the hamlet of Melkinthorpe, just outside Penrith.
In 2009, Peter decided that he was going to build a chapel at the bottom of the nursery.
They plan to get married next month.
A hopeless romantic from Cumbria has built his bride-to-be her very own private chapel.
Complete with its own mini lake, the chapel at Melkinthorpe near Penrith promises to be the most perfect of venues for Peter Stott and his fiancée Joanne.
A family of Brazilian tapirs are placing their bets about the World Cup.
Alves, the youngest of the three Tapirs at Lake District Wildlife Park, is said to enjoy football. He makes his guesses about the big game by choosing which bucket of bananas to eat out of.
Ryan Dollard went to meet them.
Alves, from the Lake District Wildlife Park is said to love football. He's named after Dani Alves, the Barcelona and Brazil right back.
The eight month old Brazilian tapir is making predictions from buckets of bananas on who will win matches in the World Cup.
See who he thinks will triumph in the tournament's opening match when Brazil play Croatia:
An eight year old tapir in Cumbria is making a guess at who will win the World Cup matches.
He's making his tips based on which bucket of bananas he goes to first.
Two have flags of the countries playing on with the third representing a draw.
On Saturday England play Italy in their opening game. Alves makes his selection on who'll be top banana in that encounter: