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16 February 2019

Truro, Cornwall
Wacky WorldAll you need is kids with plenty of energy and a camera for selfies. Expect Total Wipeout, Extreme Hungry Hippos, Assault Courses, Gladiator Duels + much, much more. We have sessions for kids, battle as a family or take on your bestie in our adult only sessions. Book early as its cliche but we always sell out. 3-2-1 Go, Go GO! Venue: Sir Ben Ainslie Sports Centre, Truro
17 February 2019

Penzance, Cornwall
Ghost Stories by CandlelightOh, Whistle, and I’ll Come to You, My Lad – a tale of nocturnal horror on the Suffolk coast – is considered by many to be the author’s masterpiece. It is beautifully complemented here by The Ash-tree, a story of witchcraft and vengeance down the generations. Every Christmas, M. R. James, an eminent medieval scholar, would write and perform new tales to entertain friends in his rooms in King’s College, Cambridge. A century later, the stories by Montague Rhodes James thrill, terrify and ...
17 February 2019

Bodmin, Cornwall
Pencarrow Snowdrop SundayCome along and see the first signs of spring here at Pencarrow when you will be able to see the splendour of our beautiful Snowdrops. The cafe will be open all day for light lunches and refreshments. The chosen charities will be:- 10th – South West Equine Protection (joined with the Mare & Foal Sanctuary – helping moorland & abandoned ponies in Devon & Cornwall 17th – Sowenna – raising funds to build one of the first mental health units in Cornwall for young people Gardens ...
19 February 2019

Land's End, Cornwall
Family Holiday Activities: PK PioneersCalling all code breakers – your mission starts here! Introducing PK PIONEERS our FREE drop-in Family Holiday Activities. Come and play with our giant code wheel and pick up your very own communication mission pack! Drop in Sessions, Clore Learning Space: 19th and 21st February 11:00 am – 12:30 pm and 13:30 pm – 15:00 pm Venue: Telegraph Museum, Porthcurno, near Land's End
21 February 2019

Looe, Cornwall
Looe Rock Pool RambleJoin expert volunteers from the Looe Marine Conservation Group for our ever-popular rock pool ramble! Discover how to find and identify some of the wonderful creatures and beautiful seaweeds that inhabit Looe’s amazing rock pools. No nets, please – all equipment provided. Bring beach shoes with good grip. Suitable for all ages - children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Toilets and refreshment Kiosk. Uneven ground - unsuitable for those with restricted mobility. Time: ...
18 Feb 2019 to 22 Feb 2019

Bodmin, Cornwall
FREE Entry and Museum Activities for Half TermCornwall’s Regimental Museum has FREE entry and activities for all! From February 18th – 22nd there will be a range of fun museum activities to keep the kids entertained, captivated and inspired for half term! Historic guns & weaponry talk & handling sessions: Join Martyn or Verity to hear all about guns through the ages. Learn about Enfield rifle used in The Trenches to the Colt revolver we recognise in mafia movies… they’ve all got a history and an enthralling story to ...
18 Feb 2019 to 22 Feb 2019

St Ives, Cornwall
Tate Create: Half TermGet creative in Tate Create for some fabulous holiday fun! Investigate materials, make art together. Every holiday we explore a new theme inspired by the fantastic artwork in the galleries. All ages welcome. Drop in to the Tate St Ives from 11am to 3pm, no booking required, but places will be limited at busy times.
18 Feb 2019 to 22 Feb 2019

Falmouth, Cornwall
Training the Troops at PendennisStep back to the time of the Second World War and join Pendennis Castle's Drill Sergeant to be put through your paces in the castle obstacle course. Crawl through tunnels, walk the plank and see if you have what it takes to defend a castle in this lively activity the whole family can compete in.
21 Feb 2019 to 23 Feb 2019

Redruth, Cornwall
Pantomime: AladdinPorthtowan Players Amateur Dramatic Society is putting on its annual pantomime at Porthtowan village hall, near Redruth. Show dates: Thursday 21st Feb 7:30pm Friday 22nd Feb 7.30pm Saturday 23rd Feb 2:30pm Saturday 23rd Feb 7.30pm Tickets: Adult £8 Children £6 Box office number: 01209 211039
21 Feb 2019 to 23 Feb 2019

Truro, Cornwall
Pantomime: Snow White & the Seven DwarfsJoin Snow White and the kingdom of Murania this February for a fairy-tale adventure of a lifetime. Will Prince Launceston-a-lot rescue his beloved Snow White from Queen Evilena’s evil spells? Will the Seven Dwarfs get to the poisoned apple before the Princess? Will we ever see Dora’s dumplings? There is only one way to find out - book your tickets and join Dame Dora, Muddles, Herman the Huntsman, Marmaduke, Prince Launceston-a-lot, Hagwort the Terrible Troll, the Magic Mirror and, of ...
24 February 2019

Newquay, Cornwall
Cornwall Air Ambulance will be opening its doors for its first ever Blue Light Day on the 24th February. This unique event will showcase the work of emergency services working across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. We are delighted to welcome representatives from Devon & Cornwall Police, Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service, HM Coastguard, RNLI, Cornwall Blood Bikes, amongst others at the event. Visitors are set to enjoy a fun day with demonstrations from the emergency services where ...
16 Feb 2019 to 24 Feb 2019

St Austell, Cornwall
Half-term: Passport to the WorldEver fancied visiting far-flung continents to try your hand at new and exotic challenges? Join us at the Eden Project during February half-term for the adventure of a lifetime, visiting five continents in one day…
13 Oct 2018 to 24 Feb 2019

St Austell, Cornwall
Ice Skating at the Eden ProjectThe ice rink will open again for the winter season on Saturday 13 October and will remain open until 24 February 2019. Please note that a valid Eden admission ticket is required for all the sessions, in addition to the ticket for the relevant session. We advise skaters to arrive at the Visitor Centre at least 30 minutes prior to their booked skating slot. General skating sessions Price: £7 adult (aged 16+), £6 child, £24 family (any combination of four people) Our public skate ...
17 Feb 2019 to 24 Feb 2019

Bodmin, Cornwall
Kids for a Quid at Bodmin & Wenford RailwayThe family-friendly fun includes activity and colouring sheets, along with the chance to learn more about the railway’s history and operations with the dressing up box. And if that’s not enough reason to make a trip, up to 2 children with each paying adult can travel for just £1 each over half term! There’s plenty for the grown ups too. In addition to standard steam train travel, why not book a Cornish Cream tea in First Class on our Steam & Cream train on Sunday 24th February (tickets ...
16 Feb 2019 to 24 Feb 2019

Helston, Cornwall
Love NatureConnect with the wonderful world of nature this half term (16th-24th) at The Lost Gardens of Heligan in this uplifting event designed to inspire your creativity and enjoyment of the natural world. Join Robin Redbreast on his search for his lost nest! Adventure around the gardens and use your senses to help reunite our dear friend the robin with his home. ‘Get twitching’ in the Hide and enjoy some close-up views of Heligan’s birdlife, before stopping at the Steward’s House to make some ...
16 Feb 2019 to 24 Feb 2019

Hayle, Cornwall
Pirates and Fairies Treasure HuntParadise Park’s Little Pirates and Fairies Treasure Hunt February Half Term 16th to 24th, great fun for all the family. Seek out the clues to complete your treasure hunt and claim your prize! Great opportunity to dress up and explore the Park grounds on your quest to complete the quiz and claim your sweet treat – a choice of golden chocolate coins, the pinkest of fairy sweets or little lollipops to reward pirates and fairies! At 2:30pm meet Long John Tredinnick and his loyal band of ...
06 Feb 2019 to 28 Feb 2019

Falmouth, Cornwall
Join the hunt for dragon eggs on a legendary quest this Easter holiday. Crack the clues as you and your family follow the trail around Pendennis Castle. Intrepid adventurers who track down the dragon egg will get a certificate to prove it, and there’ll be a chocolate treat too! You can get questing at Pendennis every day of the school holidays. It costs just £1 per child, and there’s no need to book. Join us from the 13th - 28th April and you can also meet Tudor characters from ...
02 March 2019

Penzance, Cornwall
The ScribesThe Scribes are one of the most talented up and coming artists on the scene and are hotly tipped to “step up to the big league at any time”, their genuinely unique sound is something you really have to hear for yourself, with appeal ranging far beyond the traditional hip hop fare, and is backed up by live performances proven to move any crowd. Be sure to check out the group live whenever possible as it’s guaranteed to be a massive performance the likes of which you’ve never seen before, ...
01 Mar 2019 to 02 Mar 2019

Penzance, Cornwall
West Cornwall Spring Showhe West Cornwall Spring Show has been running for over 90 years and is a showcase for horticultural excellence within Penwith. Each year cut blooms and specimens of camellias, magnolias and other flowering plants can be seen. Open to all, exhibitors include great historic gardens right through to small domestic growers. In recent years, children’s classes have been added to the show to help inspire the next generation of growers and exhibitors. Venue: Marazion Community Centre, ...
02 March 2019

St Austell, Cornwall
World Pasty Championships at EdenFrom the Americas to Australia, pasties derived from recipes passed down by Cornish emigrants over centuries are eaten and enjoyed by many millions of people. We invite entries from around the world to our championships, and we set the table for both amateur and professional bakers to parade their wares. The championships are supported by the Cornish Pasty Association. Alternatively, you can join us for a day of celebrations of all things Cornish, with a brilliant line-up of live music ...
03 March 2019

Falmouth, Cornwall
Sam CarterNamed Best Newcomer at the 2010 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, Sam Carter has been stirring audiences from Camden to Canada, via an attention grabbing appearance on Later… with Jools Holland and a tremendous performance in a specially assembled band to back Richard Thompson at Shrewsbury Folk Festival. Described as ‘the finest English-style finger-picking guitarist of his generation’ by Jon Boden (Remnant Kings, ex- Bellowhead), Sam has toured the world, equally happy to perform intimate solo ...
04 Mar 2019 to 05 Mar 2019

Newquay, Cornwall
Newquay St Piran's Day CelebrationsNewquay will be celebrating St. Piran’s Day with a fun packed schedule of activities across the weekend of Sunday 4th and Monday 5th March. There will be music and song on Saturday 4th with Cornish singing in Central Square with the Newquay Rowing Club Singers, followed by Oll An Gwella Male Chorus live on Gover Lane. The musical celebrations will continue outside Newquay Library. The traditional St. Piran’s Day parade will take place from 3pm outside The Cribbar on Gover Lane, ...
07 March 2019

Penzance, Cornwall
The Wind in the WillowsKenneth Grahame’s classic story brought to vivid, anarchic life on the stage! Look out for chaos as we re-create animals, battles lost and won and a considerable slice of comic fun! Directed by Andy Blake who directed last season’s The Riot and designed by Jackie Moule, The Wind in the Willows is a treat for all the family, a much-loved classic tale populated by all our old friends! Join Mole, Ratty, Toad and Albert the horse as they do battle with the Weasel gang! If you like your fun wild, ...
22 March 2019

Falmouth, Cornwall
Pete Oxley and Nick MeierThese are two masterly guitarists, although very different in style. Oxley has been playing on the British jazz scene since 1997, with everyone from Stacey Kent to Gilad Atzmon, while Meier, originally from Switzerland, has toured the world, absorbing musical idioms en route. In the course of a dozen pieces the array of changing sounds, moods and textures they create is gorgeous, fascinating and apparently endless. Tickets £11 Venue: The Tolmen Centre
23 March 2019

Truro, Cornwall
Cornish Gin & Drinks FestivalWelcome to the very first Alverton Cornish Gin and Drinks Festival. Held on Saturday 23 March in the Great Hall of the Alverton Hotel, the festival is a real celebration of Cornish producers. Grab your free souvenir glass as the first drink is on us - cheers! Meet the makers and sample the very best in Cornish drinks. Enjoy live demonstrations where you’ll pick up handy hints and tips to create your own top-notch tipples at home. There’ll be live music throughout the day and a DJ in ...
18 Mar 2019 to 23 Mar 2019

Truro, Cornwall
Cornwall Music FestivalThe first Cornwall Music Festival was held in May 1910 and organised by Lady Mary Trefusis. It is a competitive festival for people of all ages and abilities. Since then the Festival has grown to include all types of music, vocal and instrumental, as well as verse speaking in English and Cornish. The Festival provides a platform for many talented amateur musicians and verse speakers of all ages and abilities. It gives the stimulus of preparing for a public occasion and an opportunity to ...
14 Mar 2019 to 24 Mar 2019

Falmouth, Cornwall
Falmouth Spring FestivalThe Spring Festival brings an explosion of colour, life and activity to the town of Falmouth.
30 March 2019

Liskeard, Cornwall
Liskeard Community FairLiskeard Town Council will be holding its Annual Liskeard Community Fair on Saturday 30 March from 10am – 12.30pm at the Public Hall on West Street. The Community Fair will bring together lots of local organisations upstairs in the Public Hall. There will be lots of fun, interesting activities to get involved with and information from groups that you might not even know existed. Come along and find out about the amazing range of things you can get involved with, or receive support ...
30 March 2019

Falmouth, Cornwall
Twisted TalesOwdyado Theatre Twisted Tales is a hilariously dark triple bill of riotous comedies that reveal the darkness under the domestic, the lengths people will go to for love, and how to wash blood stains out of a carpet. Inspired by cult series The Twilight Zone and Inside Number Nine, this series of dark comedies is co-written by Daniel Richards and Charlotte Bister and distinguished Cornish writers Brett Harvey and Jon Welch. Tickets £10, £8, Children £5 Venue: The Tolmen Centre
30 Mar 2019 to 05 Apr 2019

Bude, Cornwall
Boscastle Walking WeekWelcome to the Boscastle Walking Week, an intimate event run by local people that has grown in popularity over the years. It's good to welcome new and returning walkers who take pleasure in this beautiful part of north Cornwall. From the very best of Britain’s coastline to wonderful walks amid woods and streams, it’s all on offer during Boscastle’s increasingly popular Walking Week.
06 Apr 2019 to 07 Apr 2019

Truro, Cornwall
Cornwall Garden Society Spring Flower ShowWith a new venue and a new look for 2019, the CGS Spring Flower Show is set to be the best yet. With an enviable reputation on the national gardening calendar it’s the perfect opportunity to get into the gardening mood for the season to come. So do join us to experience our spring oasis within the Royal Cornwall Showground. Join us on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th April to explore an array of horticultural delights will be wide-ranging, with stunning displays of spring flowers and shrubs, ...
05 Apr 2019 to 07 Apr 2019

Newlyn, Cornwall
Newlyn International Film FestivalWe’re excited to be starting our second festival run over the weekend of Friday 5th-Sunday 7th April. The venue is the imposing Acorn Theatre Penzance , the whole building will be used for screenings, workshops and a festival party. The selected feature films will be given a priority screening slot. The Film Festival is truly a celebration of film, created for filmmakers and those who love film . Our festival is about more than just watching films, and we will create a friendly and ...
13 Apr 2019 to 14 Apr 2019

Truro, Cornwall
Tregothnan Charity Garden OpeningTregothnan will open its usually private gates to the largest garden in Cornwall. Open for one weekend on the 13th and 14th April 2019, visitors can experience Tregothnan’s unequalled diversity of trees, historic, botanical and rare collections, sweeping vistas and peaceful secluded groves on the banks of the beautiful river Fal. You can choose either day to attend and we are running a ticketless system. When paying for tickets online, a confirmation email will be sent to you ...
21 April 2019

Flambards Theme Park, Helston, Cornwall
Join Ferdi at Flambards on Easter Sunday for his big Easter quiz trail. Armed with a special quiz paper, go on the hunt around the park for the hidden clues. Once you’ve completed the quiz hand in it to claim your chocolate prize!
13 Apr 2019 to 21 Apr 2019

Port Isaac, Cornwall
St Endellion Easter Music FestivalThe St Endellion Music Festivals take place at Easter and in the Summer every year, bringing together a wide range of musicians from all over the world to perform opera, choral, orchestral, chamber and recital concerts in the inspiring and intimate atmosphere of the Collegiate Church of St Endellion, North Cornwall and surrounds. St Endellion is near Port Isaac, about a mile from the glorious North Cornwall Coast. Each year a community forms out of the shared desire to experience music ...
07 Apr 2019 to 22 Apr 2019

Bodmin & Wenford Railway, Bodmin, Cornwall
Easter at Bodmin RailwayTravel by steam train and follow the trail by rail, with an egg for all children who complete the hunt. Use the activity sheet map and follow the clues to complete the trail – what can you spot along the way?
07 Apr 2019 to 22 Apr 2019

Penzance, Cornwall
Easter at St Michael's MountCuriouser and curiouser - follow the trail around the harbour and village, and learn about the people who have visited, and the people that have called the Mount home, as you hunt for answers to receive a chocolate surprise. WHEN: Sunday 7 April - Monday 22 April 2019 (please note we are closed on Saturdays) WHERE: Harbour COST: There will be a small charge to do the trail.
06 Apr 2019 to 22 Apr 2019

Hayle, Cornwall
Easter Golden Egg ChallengeThis Easter, our magnificent Golden Eagle ‘Talis’ is joining the ‘Eagles of Paradise’ flying display. To celebrate her and all things golden you need to seek out the golden egg then claim your mini chocolate egg reward. Venue: Paradise Park Wildlife Sanctuary
27 April 2019

Camborne, Cornwall
Trevithick DayCamborne Trevithick-Day is an annual day of celebration for the town of Camborne in Cornwall, United Kingdom, on the last Saturday in April. Attractions include: Model Exhibitions Vintage Vehicles Performances by Local Male Voice Choirs Concerts by Camborne Town Band and other local bands Street Entertainers Flower Festival Steam Engines and Stationary Engines Fair Ground Rides Market Stalls The Trevithick's Dance The Steam Parade
26 Apr 2019 to 28 Apr 2019

Helston, Cornwall
Porthleven Food FestivalPorthleven Food & Music Festival, now in its eleventh year, is a well-established event on the festival calendar. The Festival brings around 40,000 people together in and around the stunning harbour port of Porthleven, with national and international chefs' theatre, food stalls, street food, music day and night and entertainment for all.
01 May 2019

Padstow, Cornwall
Padstow May DayMay Day (or ‘Obby ‘Oss Day as it is known) is the biggest day in Padstow’s calendar. It is not unusual to see 30,000 people crammed into this little town on the day when Padstonians from all over the world return to their roots. The origins of the Obby Oss are numerous. Some say the celebration has its roots in pagan times, others that it’s a rain maker, a fertility symbol, a deterrent to a possible landing by the French some centuries ago or perhaps a welcome to the summer. What ...
04 May 2019

Looe, Cornwall
West Looe May FayreBe entertained around the quayside as West Looe celebrates its May Fayre with entertainment, stalls, games, and dancing around the Maypole. Photography credit: www.cornwall247.blogspot.co.uk
05 May 2019

Bodmin, Cornwall
Bluebell & Garlic DayCome along to Pencarrow House and Gardens and witness the splendour of our bluebells and wild garlic. The Friends of Pencarrow will be here with delicious wild garlic recipes and samples to taste! Of course, our bluebells and garlic will still be on display throughout May. Normal garden entry fee applies.
02 May 2019 to 06 May 2019

Truro, Cornwall
Cornwall International Male Choral FestivalThe Festival is a non-profit making company, limited by guarantee and is a registered charity. As a charity, our objects include: to advance the education and skills of adult choral singers; to advance the choral education of young people in Cornwall; to encourage and develop the music skills of composers of all ages; to advance and develop the choral skills of conductors; to advance the development of national and international relations in the male voice movement. More than ...
04 May 2019 to 06 May 2019

Hayle, Cornwall
Red Squirrel RambleOver the Bank Holiday weekend, see the red squirrels at Paradise Park, learn about what makes them unique, who shares their habitat and the Park’s role in breeding them for reintroduction into the wild. There will be a quiz trail to test young visitors’ knowledge of this rare species, and once complete claim from a choice of chocolate and hazelnut treats, including Ferrero Rocher chocolates, which famously have a hazelnut centre, as a reward.
08 May 2019

Helston, Cornwall
Helston Flora DayThis ancient festival is a Spring festival to celebrate the end of winter and mark the arrival of the new vitality and fertility with the trees and flowers bursting into life. The houses and shops of the town are decorated with greenery and floral arrangements to express the spirit of renewal.
12 May 2019

St Austell, Cornwall
Eden Classic Sportive Cycling EventThe Eden Classic sportive is a mass-participation cycle ride with three route options, ranging from a short yet challenging ride of 35 miles, to a middle distance of 62 miles, and a long ride for the experienced sportive rider of 100 miles.
11 May 2019 to 18 May 2019

Fowey, Cornwall
Fowey Festival of Art & LiteratureThe Festival hosts a wide range of events to suit all tastes. Meet authors, panel discussions, workshops and concerts. The Festival is embedded in the heart of the quintessential Cornish harbourside town of Fowey, with panoramic views over the river, busy with boats, ferries and water taxis, and beyond to the open sea. Since 1997 the Festival has brought countless internationally renowned writers, performers and entertainers to Cornwall, creating a buzz of excitement in the town and ...
25 May 2019

Penzance, Cornwall
The Hound of the Baskervilles: The Hit FarceFollow Sherlock Holmes and his incomparable sidekick Dr. Jane Watson on their journey from the streets of London to the Devonshire Moors as they attempt to solve the mystery of… The Hound of the Baskervilles! Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic mystery, The Hound of the Baskervilles is brilliantly brought to life on stage in this acclaimed production. Book your tickets today for this inventive and hilarious comedy mystery feature 2 fearless actors playing every role in this fast paced ...
24 May 2019 to 26 May 2019

Liskeard, Cornwall
Bodmin Moor Poetry FestivalA long weekend of readings, talks, workshops, music, film, theatre and visual art, featuring the best contemporary poets and artists from Cornwall and beyond.
25 May 2019 to 26 May 2019

Wadebridge, Cornwall
Tredinnick Steam & Vintage RallyThe Cornish Traction Preservation Club has been organising Tredinnick Steam & Vintage Rally for over 55 years. With lots to see and do for the whole family it’s a great day out for everyone! Come along and see machines of a bygone era working as they once did on a daily basis, in our fantastic working section. See the steam engines, stationary engines, vintage cars, motorbikes, and tractors. Take a break and have some lunch in the ‘Dinnick Diner’ grab a cake in ‘Sue’s Cafe’ ...
24 May 2019 to 27 May 2019

Bude, Cornwall
Bude & Stratton Folk FestivalBude & Stratton Folk Festival is a friendly festival by the sea in Bude, North Cornwall, with the emphasis on enjoying and sharing traditional acoustic music.
27 May 2019 to 31 May 2019

Penzance, Cornwall
Garden Magic on the MountDuring May half term, celebrate the colours that spring brings to the Mount's unique garden. The garden lawn will become a hub of crafty activity as we take inspiration from the colours and patterns of the plants and flowers in the Mount garden. Help create giant floor mandalas using our collection of beautiful natural materials such as pine cones, stones, shells, leaves and sticks. Discover the colours in the spring leaves and use them to make original leaf prints on your garden ...
31 May 2019 to 02 Jun 2019

Redruth, Cornwall
The Great Estate FestivalHeld within the prestigious and mystical grounds of Scorrier House, minutes away from the beautiful Cornish coastline, you can be sure to expect the unexpected... From major headline acts, through to camel racing, secret Gin gardens, indulgent performances of the arts from across the globe, woodland silent discos and so much more... Scorrier House, Scorrier, Redruth TR16 5AU
06 Jun 2019 to 08 Jun 2019

Wadebridge, Cornwall
Royal Cornwall ShowThere’s something for every member of the family at the Royal Cornwall Show. It’s Cornwall's biggest annual event and is brim-full of exhibits and activities which offer so much in the way of entertainment, competition, information, shopping and all that’s best in food and farming. It's a time and place to meet old friends, conduct business, enjoy Cornwall in all its glory and to welcome thousands of visitors from outside our county.
07 Jun 2019 to 09 Jun 2019

Launceston, Cornwall
Charles Causley Festival (Literature & Art)The Charles Causley Festival is organised each June in honour of Launceston's famous poet. With a full programme including poetry, music and dance; theatre and film; plus readings, talks and discussions, this annual event's programme looks set to have something for everyone.
09 June 2019

Looe, Cornwall
Looe Raft RaceThe Great Looe Raft Race is taking place again this summer....expect fun, chaos, lots of water and, hopefully, a few rafts that don't sink!!
09 June 2019

Falmouth, Cornwall
RNLI Castle 2 Castle SwimThe Castle 2 Castle Swim is an iconic one mile open water sea swim across the Carrick Roads. It starts at Pendennis Castle in Falmouth and finishes at St Mawes Castle on the Roseland Peninsula. This popular event is strictly limited to 450 swimmers and is open to anyone over the age of 14. Please note, participants should be intermediate or experienced open water swimmers. Registration for the swim is £25 and we ask everyone to pledge to raise £50 through sponsorship. The swim ...
14 Jun 2019 to 16 Jun 2019

Falmouth, Cornwall
Falmouth International Sea Shanty FestivalWelcome to one of the largest free nautical music and song festivals anywhere! This year we have 62 groups from all over the UK as well as from Brittany, Holland and Ireland who will each perform their unique take on sea songs and shanties from over 20 very different venues throughout the town. From cosy pubs to professionally engineered main stages, street corners to parish churches we have them all! Falmouth has a proud and very long history as a first safe port of call for deep ...
17 Jun 2019 to 22 Jun 2019

Liskeard, Cornwall
Liskeard Carnival WeekA week of fun events culminating in the Carnival procession on Saturday evening. As ever, this will include Pavement Artists, the Furry Dance and much more.

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16 Aug 2018
Things to do on a rainy day in Cornwall Cornwall is blessed with countless scenic locations to explore in the summer months, from Land’s End to Port Isaac there are plenty of beauty spots and outdoor activities to enjoy. But what about those grey days in Cornwall when the number one priority is keeping dry? We’ve compiled a list of fantastic Cornwall attractions and activities to keep you and your family entertained when the rain takes hold. Rainy Day Attractions & Activities in ... Read more...
26 Mar 2018
Resort Cornwall Magazine 2018 The popular Resort Cornwall magazine for 2018 is out today. Our free title offers visitors the chance to discover all the best things to see and do across the county. Resort is packed with great attractions, activities, food and drink, shopping, events and more ideas for great days out. You'll also find lots of money-saving vouchers! Keep an eye out for the bright yellow dispensers and pick up your copy soon - they'll be found in many hotels, holiday parks, shops, ... Read more...
11 Aug 2017
Coverack on the Lizard Peninsula It’s business as usual in the charming village of Coverack, which recently suffered a flash flood that gushed through the centre of the village before pouring over the sea wall. The community has really pulled together to repair the damage and ensure that visitors can enjoy all that the village has to offer. Situated on the Lizard Peninsula, some twelve miles from Helston, Coverack is one of a string of small villages that lie along the Lizard coastline, which is an Area ... Read more...

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