Events of 2017 and where to stay at Forgotten Houses!

From theatre and art, music and dance to festivals and food there are so many events happening in Cornwall all year round to tempt you to the South West. There is more than likely an event of some description happening on every day of the year but to help you decide which to attend here is a low down of the top events happening this year, and a Forgotten Houses nearby! For full listings of whats on visit https://www.visitcornwall.com/whats-on or http://www.bestdaysoutcornwall.co.uk/events

 

MARCH

1 Mar 2017 to 6 Mar  – St Piran’s Day Celebrations in Cornwall  – Bodmin

Stay at Tregarden 

4 Mar  – World Pasty Championships at Eden – St. Austell

Stay at Boconnoc Estate 

25 Mar to 31 Mar – Boscastle Walking Week – Boscastle

Stay at St Yse Cottage 

18 Mar to 19 Mar – Falmouth Spring Flower Show – Falmouth

Stay at Bosbenna

 

APRIL

1 Apr to 2 Apr – Cornwall Spring Flower Show –  Boconnoc Estate

Stay at Boconnoc Estate 

1 Apr to 7 Apr – Walk Scilly – Isles of Scilly

8 Apr to 16 Apr – St Endellion Easter Music Festival – Port Isaac

Stay at Wagoon House 

21 Apr to 23 Apr – Porthleven Food Festival – Porthleven

22 Apr to 23 Apr – Charity Garden Open Weekend at Tregothnan – Truro

29 Apr – Trevithick Day – Camborne

 

 

MAY

6 May – Port Eliot Dog Festival – Saltash

6 May  to 13 May – Fowey Festival of Art & Literature – Fowey

Stay at The Colomiar 

13 May to 20 May – St Ives Literature Festival – St. Ives

Stay at Pencobben 

19 May to 21 May – Aspall Polo On The BeachNewquay

26 May to 4 Jun – Fal River Festival – Falmouth

Stay at Bosvathick Lodge, Constantine 

 

 

JUNE

4 Jun – Looe Festival of the Sea – Looe

8 Jun to 10 Jun – Royal Cornwall Show – Wadebridge

16 Jun to 18 Jun – Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival & Classic Regatta – Falmouth

Stay at Quay House, Flushing 

24 Jun to 25 Jun – St Merryn Steam and Vintage Rally – Padstow

Stay at Lethendy 

30 Jun to 2 Jul – Padstow Vintage Rally & Country Fair – Padstow

Stay at Mirrielees 

 

JULY

5 Jul to 8 Jul – Penzance Literary Festival – Penzance

25 Jul to 4 Aug – St Endellion Summer Music Festival – Port Isaac

Stay at Josiahs Cottage 

27 Jul – RNAS Culdrose Air Day – Helston

Stay at Mellinzeath

27 Jul to 30 Jul – Port Eliot Festival

 

AUGUST

4 Aug to 13 Aug – Falmouth Week – Falmouth

Stay at Bosvarren 

12 Aug – Padstow Seafood & Beer festival – Padstow

13 Aug to 19 Aug – Fowey Regatta and Carnival Week – Fowey

25 Aug to 28 Aug – Cornwall Folk FestivalWadebridge

Stay at Couligarten 

28 Aug – Newlyn Fish Festival – Penzance

29 Aug to 1 Sep – Bude Jazz – Bude

 

SEPTEMBER

7 Sep to 10 Sep – Heritage Open Days – Many sites

8 Sep to 10 Sep – The Little Orchard Cider & Music Festival – Truro

8 Sep to 10 Sep – Eden’s Festival of Food – St. Austell

22 Sep to 24 Sep – Great Cornish Food Festival (Cornwall Food & Drink) –  Truro

 

OCTOBER

6 Oct to 7 Oct – Boscastle Food Arts & Craft Festival

12 Oct to 15 Oct – Falmouth Oyster Festival

19 Oct to 22 Oct – Falmouth Beer Festival

21 Oct to 28 Oct – Halloweden – Eden Project, St. Austell

 

DECEMBER

7 Dec to 10 Dec – Padstow Christmas Festival