Local Events and News
Are you looking for the latest gatherings, gigs, news and festivals in Cornwall? Keep an eye on this page and our blog for regional highlights, forthcoming events and all those essential diary dates. There is always something to look forward to, whatever the season, whether it is the British Firework Championships in Plymouth, or Looe's superb literary and music festivals.
Fowey Festival of Words & Music 2017
6th-13th May 2017
10 days of talks, drama, live music, concerts, guided walks and local events; set in the picturesque town of Fowey. What could be better! Find out more, here.
Lostwithiel Festival 2017
14th May 2017
It may be a one day festival, but this event manages to shoehorn 3 days worth of entertainment and activity into just a few hours, including street music, dance performances, children's workshops, falconry display and over 100 arts and craft stalls and demonstrations. Visit the official site, here.
Looe Festival of the Sea 2017
4th June 2017
Celebrating 150 years of the Looe Lifeboat with live music, dance, rockpooling, chefs demos, seafood tasting, conservation talks and an adrenaline fuelled RLNI helicopter display over the beach. Find out more, here.
Looe Lugger Regatta 2017
from 9th June 2017
Witness these magnificent sailing boats arrive from all over the UK arrive into Looe Bay. Find a good spot to watch these quirky boats racing in the bay on the saturday, or catch a closer glimpse of a boat or two moored up in the harbour. Find out more, here.