St Piran's Day Celebrations in Cornwall
There will be celebrations throughout Cornwall on and around March 5th to celebrate St Piran, Patron Saint of Cornwall:
As we get details of individual events we will post them here.
Eden Project World Pasty Championships, Saturday 29th February More details here
St Just in Penwith St Piran’s Day Concert. 7 - 9pm at St. Just MIners' Chapel TR19 7HS Saturday 29th February
Bodmin St Piran's day Parade from 11am in town centre, Thursday 5th March
Falmouth Procession and Furry Dance from the Moor, starts 10am till 11.40. All are welcome to join in or line the streets to watch. Thursday 5th March
Launceston St Piran’s Day Celebrations. 6pm to 11pm. Starts at Launceston Castle then down to the Bell Inn about 7pm for an evening of celebrating with music and dancing. Thursday 5th March
Perranporth The Tywarnhayle Inn, celebrate Cornwall's National Day and Saint Piran! The Bryher’s Boys & Local Vocalz will be here from 8pm. Formed out of several local vocal groups in 2017 - they have sung all over West Cornwall with their unique mix of Traditional Songs, Shanties and shaggy dog stories! Thursday 5th March
Perranporth The Bolingey Troyl Band will be running a ceili at the Upper Deck Pub from 7.45pm Thursday 5th March
Penzance St Piran-In-Penwith Concert at St John’s Hall, Penzance. Children’s choir and guests, Penzance Guizers. 7pm Wednesday 4th March
Penzance St Piran Furry. Processional dance and music complete with local dignitaries, starting at 10.15am in Causewayhead, Penzance, ending at St John’s Hall, Penzance for a drink and saffron buns. Please come and wave a flag and join in singing Trelawny! Thursday 5th March
Truro St Piran's Day Parade, city centre Thursday 5th March. Parade will leave St George’s Road (Waterfall Gardens) at 1pm and process through the streets to High Cross. One and All are welcome to join the Parade or to watch.
Truro St Piran's Day Cornish Folk Festival at The Alverton Hotel: Thursday 5th March. Celebrate St Piran’s Day in the Cornish capital, surrounded by local talents, ‘ansome ales, pasties and saffron buns. Experience the mind-blowing acoustics in The Great Hall and take part in the Trelawny Shout at 9pm, more details here
Truro St Piran's Night at the Cathedral: Friday 6th March. A silent disco with bar and food in aid of the Royal Cornwall Hospitals Charity, more details here
Perranporth At 6pm St. Piran will arrive on the beach and will be piped onto the Green opposite the car park where other performances and festivities will take place. Friday 6th March
Redruth St Pirans Day Community Festival: Sat 7th March. more details here
Truro Nos Lowen with Skillywidden: Sat 7th March. Enjoy an evening of wild Celtic dance music with the best band of their type in Cornwall today. Details here
St Austell Celebrate Cornwall’s Patron Saint. Market stalls from 11 till 3 with all things Cornish. Family Fun, Music and a Parade at 1.30pm. More details to follow. Saturday 7th March
Newquay There's a week long programme of events starting on 28th Feb and including everything from Ceilidhs to a golf competition. Full details here
Perranporth Join in the celebration of Perranporths annual St Piran day play on Sunday 8th March. There will be big celebration across the dunes to the oratory and the old church, starting at Perran Sands Holiday Park where the Surf Bay restaurant and bar will be open for carvery and snacks from 12 noon.
Raffidy Dummitz, a local barmy Cornish band will play in the bar and then lead the way from there to the oratory at 2pm.
ALL OVER KERNOW AND BEYOND
Thursday 5th March at 9pm – Trelawny Shout!
This year there is a challenge to gain maximum voices singing Trelawny. Open to all from dawn to dusk! Keep looking here for more venue details here