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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

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.

Cornish Steam and Country Fair, Stithians Showground, Cornwall © Penny O’Keefe

Cornish Steam and Country Fair 14/08/15 – 16/08/15

Previously know as the West of England Steam Rally. Up to 100 full size and miniature steam engines from all over the country, rural craft displays & children's entertainment. 

Cornwall Design Fair, Trereife, Penzance, Cornwall

Cornwall Design Fair 14/08/15 – 16/08/15

Trereife House hosts top contemporary designers from Cornwall and beyond offering a huge range of products for sale – from furniture, textiles and ceramics to jewellery, glass, fashion accessories, lighting and more.

Camel River Festival, What's on, Family, Children, Wadebridge, North Cornwall

Camel River Festival 15/08/15

Celebrating the River Camel that flows through the heart of Wadebridge, an event for all the family and all ages with food, music, fun things for all the children and entertainment for the adults - all situated on the beautiful River Camel.

Bude Carnival, Cornwall

Bude Carnival 15/08/15

Delightful annual carnival procession through Bude, money collected on the day is donated to local charities and organisations. Afternoon events are held in the Castle Grounds.

Fowey Regatta and Carnival Week, Cornwall

Fowey Regatta and Carnival Week 16/08/15 – 22/08/15

One of the best local regattas in the country,with a fun-filled week for all the family. Events include a midweek Carnival, Red Arrows display and a spectacular firework display over the harbour.

Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust Family Fun Day, Pencarrow, Bodmin

Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust Family Fun Day 23/08/15

This year, Cornwall Air Ambulance's popular summer family event will take place in the stunning grounds of Pencarrow House and Gardens at Washaway near Bodmin on Sunday 23rd August 2015

Grand Medieval Joust at Pendennis Castle 25/08/15 – 26/08/15

A magnificent medieval joust where fighting knights do battle in a live action show. Revel in the drama of clashing knights on horseback and cheer on your favourite. Be entertained by the court jester for plenty of laughs too. Let the battle commence!

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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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