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What’s On

Events for 2021/2022

These events were scheduled before the COVID-19 pandemic. We advise that you contact each organisation should you wish to visit to ensure the event is running and check what their current guidelines may be. You may be required to book tickets in advance to some attractions.

January

Ice Skating at Eden

All month

Winter ice rink at the Eden Project. Usual entrance plus skating fee.

February

Half Term at Eden

2022 date tbc

Activities for all the family.

Ice Skating at Eden

Until 21 February 2022

Winter ice rink at the Eden Project. Usual entrance plus skating fee.

March

World Pasty Championships

5 March 2022

Annual competition at the Eden Project.

St Piran’s Day Celebrations

5 March 2022

Celebrations around the county for Cornwall’s patron Saint.

Boscastle Walking Week

27 March – 1 April 2022

An intimate event run by local people.

Falmouth Spring Festival

2022 dates TBC

Events around Falmouth celebrating its green spaces.

April

Easter Activities at Eden

2022 dates TBC

Family fun at the Eden Project.

Cornwall Spring Flower Show

2 – 3 April 2022

The Royal Cornwall Showground.

Porthleven Food Festival

22 – 24 April 2022

Food demos, food & craft stalls around the harbour.

Surfaced Pro 2022

2022 dates TBC

Surfing Championships at Watergate Bay.

Trevithick Day

30 April 2022

Street festival and entertainment in Camborne.

crowd at food fair

St Ives food festival

saxophone players

May

May Day in Padstow

1 May 2022

Otherwise known as Obby ‘Oss day. Join the locals as they decorate the streets in readiness for two ‘osses (people in horse costumes) race through the streets.

Helston Flora Day

7 May 2022

Traditional floral carnival day in Helston.

St Agnes Bolster Festival

2 May 2022

Family event with a pageant, street theatre, lantern procession, bonfire & BBQ.

Fowey Festival of Arts & Literature

6 – 14 May 2022

Guest authors, workshops and competitions.

Fal River Festival

2022 dates TBC

Festival of arts, literature, theatre, food & more.

Open Studios Cornwall

23 – 31 May 2022

A chance to see inside some of the famous art studios across the Duchy.

Bude & Stratton Folk Festival

28 – 5 June 2022

A great line up of folk musicians and bands.

June

Royal Cornwall Show

9 – 11 June 2022

Head to the showground at Wadebridge for the best of Cornwall’s agriculture, food and entertainment.

Falmouth Sea Shanty

17 – 19 June 2022

Sea celebrations in Falmouth.

Legend of the Bay

2022 dates TBC

SUP & Kitesurfing Championship at Watergate Bay.

Murdoch Day

18 June 2022

Celebrations in Redruth.

Golowan Festival

17 – 26 June 2022

Traditional performing arts and music festival, Penzance.

St Merryn Steam & Vintage Rally

2022 dates TBC

Steam Fair, digger dancing, music and entertainment.

Mevagissey Feast Week

2022 dates TBC

A mouth-watering programme of events in Mevagissey.

July

Bodmin Heritage Riding Festival

2 – 4 July 2022

Chase the Beast of Bodmin and enjoy the entertainment! Feast day, carnival and traditional fun in Bodmin.

Newquay Carnival

2022 dates TBC

Starts at 6pm.

Charlestown Regatta Week

23 – 29 July 2022

Fun and entertainment in Charlestown.

Rock Oyster Festival

29 July – 31 July 2022

Enjoy local oysters and entertainment at Rock.

Lusty Glaze Sundowner Sessions

22 July 2022

Ibiza Club Classics mark the start of the summer sundowner sessions.

Looe Carnival week

2022 dates TBC

Carnival celebrations in Looe.

August

Camelford Agricultural Show

10 August 2022

Traditional country show.

Boardmasters

10 – 14 August 2022

Newquay’s surf, skate and music festival.

Falmouth Week

5 – 14 August 2022

Sailing Regatta events.

Rip Curl GromSearch

2022 dates TBC

Surf event at Watergate Bay.

Cornwall Folk Festival

27 – 29 August 2022

Local, national and international performers take to the town stages in Wadebridge.

Lusty Glaze Beach Tag Rugby Tournament

26 – 28 August 2022

Family festival with food & music.

Fowey Regatta and Carnival Week

14 – 20 August 2022

A packed week of events in and around the River Fowey.

child at Cornwall show

man dressed for parade

Eden Project ice rink

September

Newquay Fish Festival

2022 dates TBC

Plenty of entertainment and of course, fish.

St Ives September Festival

10 – 24 September 2022

Entertainment, exhibitions, walks, talks and workshops.

Speed Hill Climb

2022 dates TBC

Event at Watergate Bay.

British SUP National Championships

2022 dates TBC

Event at Watergate Bay.

October

Eden Ice Rink

23 October 2021 – 21 February 2022

Start of the Eden Project’s winter ice skating sessions.

Callington Honey Fair

2022 dates TBC

One of the largest street fairs in Cornwall based around a traditional theme of honey.

Falmouth Oyster Festival

7 -10 October 2021

Celebrating the start of the oyster season.

Halloweden

23 – 32 October 2021

Spooky children’s activities for half term.

November

Truro Cathedral Artisan Christmas Market

6 – 7 November 2021

Festive market with food, drink, arts & crafts.

Christmas at Eden

24 November 2021

Meet Father Christmas, join in with activities, go skating and see the festive plant displays at the Eden Project.

Falmouth Christmas Lights

25 November 2021

Spectacular festive event in Falmouth.

December

Festival of Christmas

2021 dates TBC

Meet Father Christmas, join in with activities, go skating and see the festive plant displays at the Eden Project.

Padstow Christmas Festival

3 – 6 December 2020

Get in the festive spirit and visit Padstow. Parades, fun events, chef demos and fireworks.

Mousehole Christmas Lights

2021 dates TBC

Famous Christmas light display in the harbour.

christmas tree at eden

Christmas Lights at Mousehole Harbour

fireworks at padstow christmas festival

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