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.
Ice Skating at the Eden Project
15 October 2016 until Sunday 19 February 2017
Get your skates on! As part of Christmas at Eden, the Eden Project transforms into a winter wonderland complete with ice rink. Find out more, here.
World Pasty Championships 2017
4th March 2017
The sixth annual championship, which takes place at the Eden Project, is not to be missed. With entries from accross the globe, hopefuls will battle it out to be crowned champion of the famous Cornish pasty. Find out more (or register to take part!) here.
Cornwall Spring Flower Show 2017
1st-2nd April 2017
Soak up the joys of spring at the UK's first flower show of the horticultural year at beautiful Boconnoc House near Lostwithiel (just a 30 minute drive from Talland Bay). Find out more, here.
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.