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Montol Festival 16/12/13 – 21/12/13The Montol festival is a six day arts and community festival celebrating the midwinter solstice and Cornish traditions of the past, culminating in the main event, Montol Eve on December 21, when beacons are lit throughout the town.
Celebrates the anniversary of the consecration of the Parish Church of St Eia in 1434 AD and a rare chance to watch the game of Hurling the Silver Ball, a centuries’ old form of rugby.
Experience the thrill of jump racing at this horse racing event near Liskeard. It offers the opportunity to have a great family day out.
St Endellion Easter Music Festival 13/04/14 – 20/04/14
This festival has made a speciality of English language performances of the Bach Passions whose intensity in the church’s intimate setting is a musical experience not to be missed.
Porthleven Food Festival 26/04/14
A one day fetsival showcasing Cornish food producers along with music and entertainment.
Trevithick Day 26/04/14
An impressive display and celebratory convoy of vintage steam powered vehicles, model exhibitions and fairground rides making it a great day out for the whole family.
Padstow May Day 01/05/14
The biggest day in Padstow's calendar. It's not unusual for 30,000 people to cram into this little town on the day when Padstonians from all over the world return to their roots.
St Agnes Bolster Festival 02/05/14 – 05/05/14
A celebration of Cornish music and art featuring life size puppets, a drum band and a 28ft giant effigy re-enacting the famous Cornish legend of the giant called Bolster. A great day out for all the family.
English National Surfing Championships 03/05/14 – 05/05/14
Following its 40th anniversary last year, the English National Surfing Championships, one of the UKs longest running competitions, will see the next generation of young surfers battle to knock established competitors off the top spot over three divisions.
Saltash May Fair 03/05/14 – 04/05/14
Saltash May Fair is an annual event put on for the people of Saltash with the aim of celebrating the community, businesses and organisations of the town.
St Ives May Day 05/05/14
Celebrating the end of winter and the coming of spring, a tradition that stretches back hundreds of years in West Cornwall. The town is filled with parades, traditional Cornish dancing and music to entertain all the family.
The revived tradition of the Black Prince Flower Boat Procession in South East Cornwall celebrates a landmark anniversary when it takes place on May day each year
Helston Flora Day 08/05/14
The famous Flora Day celebration is believed to be pre-Christian and at one time during the Victorian era was banned as being "a drunken revelry." Dancing begins at 7am. A great family day out.
Fowey Festival of Words and Music 10/05/14 – 17/05/14
This vibrant annual Festival offers an exciting programme of events, exhibitions, workshops, guided walks, river cruises and community activities.
St Ives Literature Festival 10/05/14 – 17/05/14
Eight days of literature in St. Ives featuring book launches, poetry and prose readings, live music, comedy acts, and creative writing workshops.
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We meet with Head Chef Jamie Porter from the St Moritz Hotel and hear about his favourite foods and his new delicious seafood recipe!
Enjoy Visit Cornwall’s countdown to Christmas with lights, festivals and winter wonderland ideas
Rick Stein's son Jack tempts us with a seasonal seafood recipe, find out more on our blog.