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Win a 7 night family holiday with Hendra Holiday Park, Newquay

Enjoy a stay in Newquay for 2-8 family members to be taken anytime between Easter and October 2016. 

Win a contemporary beach holiday at Watergate Bay Hotel

This is your chance to win a two night stay at the Watergate Bay Hotel,  a free surf lesson with the Extreme Academy, a delicious three course lunch for two at Jamie Oliver's Fifteen Restaurant and a huge £,1000 worth of Finisterre clothing.

Win a Cornish cottage holiday worth £1,000

This is your chance to win £1,000 towards a fantastic Cornish holiday with Cornish Traditional Cottages to use in a property of your choice. 

What's on

Launceston Agricultural Show | Visit Cornwall

Launceston Agricultural Show 30/07/15

Colourful mix of agriculture, crafts, local produce, displays and stands, bringing the local community together to welcome visitors to this rural area of Cornwall.

Port Eliot Festival, Port Eliot, St Germans, Saltash, Cornwall

Port Eliot Festival 30/07/15 – 02/08/15

Described as a literary festival, but with the feel of a garden party. Attracts mix of celebs, art lovers, foodies, party animals and book worms.

RNAS Culdrose Air Day, Helston, Cornwall

RNAS Culdrose Air Day 30/07/15

It’s your chance to see behind the scenes of the Fleet Air Arm, the Royal Navy’s flying force on the only day of the year when the public can step into the world of Culdrose and experience the sights, sounds and smells of a working military Naval Air Station.

What's on in Cornwall | Creation Fest | Wadebridge | Cornwall

Creation Fest 01/08/15 – 07/08/15

Creation Fest is a free admission Christian music festival with Bible teaching, and fun for the whole family. 

Leopallooza Festival, Bude

Leopallooza 01/08/15 – 03/08/15

Exciting independent music festival, described as the greatest house party in a field, consistently showcasing the vanguard of new bands and artists in the UK and beyond.

American & Classic Car Show | Mount Edgcumbe | Cornwall

Mount Edgcumbe American & Classic Car Show & Fayre 02/08/15

500 American and Classic cars to see, a craft fayre and stalls, a car boot fair, amusements, refreshments, a licenced bar and live music.

What's on in Cornwall, Play Fest, Truro, Cornwall

Play Fest, Truro 05/08/15 – 06/08/15

Play Fest, held at Boscawen Park, Truro, is a two day festival of art, culture and community bringing together children, young people and their families with the artists in their communities across Cornwall.

Boardmasters, Surf, Skate & Music Festival, Newquay, Cornwall

Boardmasters Surf, Skate & Music Festival 05/08/15 – 09/08/15

Surf, skate & music festival situated across two legendary locations featuring the best in action sports including ASP World Tour Surfing and a laid back music festival. 

Garden Truro | Visit Cornwall

Garden Truro 05/08/15 – 08/08/15

Truro takes pride in its beautiful parks, gardens and open spaces so to celebrate this, the Garden Truro festival brings the best of the city¹s green spaces to Lemon Quay in the heart of Truro.

Henri Lloyd Falmouth Week | Cornwall

Falmouth Week 07/08/15 – 16/08/15

Falmouth Week has grown into the largest sailing regatta in the south west with more than 450 yachts racing over eight days, and a lively programme of shoreside events.

Tregony Heavy Horse Show, The Roseland, Cornwall

Tregony Heavy Horse Show & Country Fayre 09/08/15

Tregony annual Heavy Horse Show and Country Fayre presents the parading and judging of heavy horses and shetland ponies.

Wild Wednesdays, National Trust, Kennack Sands, What's On, The Lizard

Wild Wednesday’s Seashore Shenanigans 09/08/15 – 26/08/15

Join the National Trust on Wednesdays in August (5th, 19th 12th & 26) and get up an close to some wonderful creatures that inhabit this rugged part of the cornish coastline!  Free for accompanied Children

Be Active Truro Festival, Lemon Quay, Truro, Cornwall

Get Active Truro Festival 10/08/15 – 15/08/15

All activities are free. Lemon Quay in the centre of Truro will be transformed into a sports and activity hub as the ‘Get Active Truro Festival' presents an abundance of free activities including ‘come and try’ sports sessions, demonstrations and goodies.

Camelford Agricultural Show, Cornwall

Camelford Agricultural Show 12/08/15

Traditional agricultural show, Includes dog shows, vintage vehicle collections, displays of cattle, sheep and horses, sheep shearing displays, a heavy horse show and much more.

Miracle Open Air Theatre, Headland Hotel, Newquay, North Cornwall

Miracle Theatre - Magnificent Three, at Headland Newquay 13/08/15 – 15/08/15

Miracle Outdoor Theatre is one of the South West’s most distinctive voices, popping up in unusal places throughout the summer. This year from 13-15 August there are performaces of The Magnificent Three at the Headland Hotel as well as other stunning locations.

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New Aerial Tour of Cornwall

Experience Cornwall from the air... sail over turquoise seas that rival the Caribbean, soar over cliff tops and explore world-famous sights from Land'

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