Discover, explore, find your wayThere's so much to do, see and explore while on holiday in Cornwall. With the longest stretch of continuous coastline in Britain, you’ll discover tiny Cornish fishing villages, secret coves, spectacular beaches, sweeping bays and dramatic cliffs, plus beautiful moorland and stunning countryside. Use the interactive map of Cornwall to find your way around...
Bude & Stratton Folk Festival 24/05/13 – 27/05/13
Small, friendly and very welcoming folk festival in the picturesque seaside town of Bude and nearby Stratton. Features a great range of sessions, dances and dancers and ‘sing-arounds’.
Fal River Festival 24/05/13 – 02/06/13
Celebrating life on the river Fal this is a community festival encompassing over 150 events, including a fish festival, gig racing, swimming, wildlife walks and lots more.
The Pasty Cup - British Kitesurfing Championships 25/05/13 – 26/05/13
The Pasty Cup sponsored by the National Marine Aquarium. Round 1 of the 2013 British Kitesurf Race Championship.
Launceston Steam & Vintage Rally 25/05/13 – 27/05/13
Huge steam powered traction engines and displays of gleaming classic cars along with shire horses, traditional fairground attractions, trade stands and craft stalls.
Open Studios Cornwall 25/05/13 – 02/06/13
Artists and craftspeople all over Cornwall throw open the doors to their studios for a week at the beginning of the summer.
St Agnes Victorian Street Fayre 27/05/13
This good old fashioned event has a tombola, bric-a-brac stalls, and lots of local produce and crafts. Entertainment comes from St Agnes Silver Band, local bands and choirs.
James & The Giant Peach 28/05/13 – 01/06/13
The Birmingham Stage Company proudly presents Roald Dahl’s amazing story of James James embarks on the adventure of a lifetime with the most amazing group of characters you could ever meet!
Eden Sessions: Eddie Izzard 03/06/13
The Eden Sessions are one-day festivals, where world-class bands and artists perform. On 3 June it is the turn of comic genius Eddie Izzard who will be performing as part of his 2013 tour Force Majeure.
Royal Cornwall Show 06/06/13 – 08/06/13
Cornwall’s showcase since 1793 and a fascinating glimpse into rural life. Apart from the livestock judging, there is the famous flower tent, show jumping and a fast and furious inter-hunt relay.
Charles Causley Festival 07/06/13 – 09/06/13
Celebrates the life and work of Launceston’s most prized writer Charles Causley, and promotes the best of literature and arts from across the region hosting a varied programme of events.
Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival 14/06/13 – 16/06/13
A fantastic free festival of maritime music and a great way to soak up the true atmosphere of Falmouth’s seafaring past with performances by dozens of groups from all the UK and beyond.
Falmouth Classics Regatta 14/06/13 – 16/06/13
Classic wooden hulled yachts, dinghies, pilot gigs and other classic and vintage boats create a spectacle on the water
Looe Lugger Regatta 14/06/13 – 16/06/13
This bi-annual regatta in the busy seaside town of Looe is a celebration of the area’s fishing heritage. Traditional Luggers, small, two masted sailing boats once common along the coasts of England and France, head to the town for the three day event
Polperro Music and Arts Festival 15/06/13 – 23/06/13
Includes plenty of live music, an arts and crafts fair, comedy night, lighting of the solstice bonfire, colourful village carnival and a unique mock mayor choosing ceremony.
Saltash Regatta and Waterside Festival 15/06/13 – 16/06/13
Saltash Regatta is one of the most colourful waterside festivals in South East Cornwall. You will find gig rowing events as well as entertainment on the shore.
To celebrate the launch of the 'Kids Love Cornwall' campaign we are taking a look at ways to entertain the littlest members of the family without spending a penny!
Her Majesty The Queen accompanied by Prince Philip visited RNLI, Tate St Ives and St Michael's Mount in Cornwall on Friday 17 May
True and deeply moving – the movie's story is played out against the timeless beauty of the Cornish coast. Starring: Dominic Cooper, Dan Stevens, Emily Browning and Hattie Morahan.
Cornwall Wildlife Trust suggest some great things for everyone to see and hear in May from hedgehogs to nightjars.
Our great ticket give-away is back! 40 family tickets available to some of Cornwall's most popular attractions - Eden Project, National Maritime Museum, English Heritage sites and the Cornish Seal Sanctuary. Enter now!
We have some fabulous competitions running giving you the chance to be entered into a draw to win fantastic holidays in Cornwall.