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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

The Big Produce Market, Truro, Cornwall

The Big Autumn Market 05/09/15

The Big Autumn Marktet takes place on Truro's Lemon Quay with 50 of Cornwall's most exciting food producers and street food stalls along with cooking demos from some of the County’s top chefs.

World Bellyboarding Championships, St Agnes, Cornwall - Photo courtesy of National Trust

World Bellyboard Championships 06/09/15

Fantastic fun celebration of all things connected with the art of riding traditional wooden boards. No wetsuits, only bathing costumes allowed, which means glorious fancy dress.

Heritage Open Days, Cornwall

Heritage Open Days 10/09/15 – 13/09/15

Celebrates England's fantastic architecture and culture by offering free access to properties that are usually closed to the public or normally charge for admission. A once-a-year-chance.

Eden Project, Festival of Food, What's On, Cornwall

Eden's Festival of Food 10/09/15 – 27/09/15

An array of celebrity chefs giving demonsrations on a specific day during this amazing festival of food during September.

 Redruth Mining and Pasty Festival, Cornwall

Redruth Pasty & Mining Festival 11/09/15 – 13/09/15

A celebration of the famous icon of Cornwall – the Cornish pasty.  Encompassing the mining history that is inextricably linked to the meal - and uncovering the magic of Redruth at the heart of Cornish mining.

The Little Apple Cyder and Music Festival , Penhallow ,Cornwall

The Little Orchard Cider & Music Festival 11/09/15 – 13/09/15

The Little Apple Festival is held over 3 days within the grounds of Healey's Cyder farm where the famous Rattler Cyder is created – Tickets include tractor rides around the orchards and working farm and free Cyder samples.

Newquay Fish Festival, Cornwall

Newquay Fish Festival 11/09/15 – 13/09/15

Showcasing Newquay Harbour, the festival attracts thousands of visitors to sample delicious fish dishes, watch local chefs rustle up amazing food and enjoy the entertainment.

St Ives September Festival 2014

St Ives September Festival 12/09/15 – 26/09/15

With over 300 events planned for this year, there will be something for everyone, so come to our beautiful town and join our St Ives September Festival celebrations – two weeks of great music, exhibitions, walks, talks, workshops, films, comedy, theatre, plays

South East Cornwall Walking Festival, Cornwall

South East Cornwall Walking Festival 12/09/15 – 18/09/15

A week long festival of walks taking in seaside villages, rural hamlets, the Tamar Valley and Bodmin Moor Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) with very knowledgeable guides.

Truro Day 13/09/15

Truro Day – community day at Boscawen Park, celebrating many of the voluntary organisations who make Truro unique and special. Over 40 local community groups will be showcasing what they do for the City. Children's fun activities.

Looe Music Festival, Looe, South Cornwall, Cornwall

Looe Music Festival 18/09/15 – 20/09/15

Celebration of live music in beautiful Looe taking place in various locations. Over 40 bands playing on 3 music stages, from jazz and easy listening to folk, indie and rock.

Bude for Food, Food Festival, Bude, Cornwall

Bude for Food 18/09/15 – 20/09/15

The  Bude for Food Festival will take place in the iconic Bude Castle grounds and will showcase food and drink producers from the Bude area and beyond.

Events in Cornwall | SPLASH | Falmouth | Cornwall

SPLASH 19/09/15 – 27/09/15

Falmouth will once again be a creative explosion of sight and sound! SPLASH embraces Falmouths creative spirt and has been a huge success!

Great Cornish Food Festival (Cornwall Food & Drink), Truro, Cornwall

Great Cornish Food Festival (Cornwall Food & Drink) 25/09/15 – 27/09/15

Truro’s Lemon Quay will transform into foodie heaven for three days of eating, drinking, shopping and entertainment as the festival celebrates the food revolution that has taken place in Cornwall.

Mid Century & Vintage Fair, what's on, Cornwall

Mid Century and Vintage Fair 03/10/15 – 04/10/15

Cornwall's annual Mid Century & Vintage Fair is a celebration of iconic mid-century and vintage design. On sale will be iconic mid century modern furniture, vintage clothing and retro home wares, as well as lots of fun and quirky collectables. 

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