What’s On October

As the first weeks of autumn creep by and the 1st October looms we have a quick look at some of the things on in the county over the next month.


1st October

Half a days walking tour over Bodmin Moor – Bedruthan Hotel

Learn about the history of the moor, see wild flowers and wildlife whilst exploring Cornwall’s wilderness.



1st October

Padstow’s Sticky Toffee Pudding annual competition – The Ship Hotel in Padstow.

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1st October and 6th October

Vegas or Bust banger rally display – White River Palace, St Austell

A chance to see the £1000 cost cars geared up for this years race before they depart next week for Vegas in Spain for charity or see them off on their adventures on 6th.




3rd – 9th October

Truro Trend – Truro Cathedral and shops across Truro

A week long event celebrating Truro’s fashion; events include a catwalk fashion show in Truro Cathedral by Truro’s boutique clothes shops, special offers and discounts.




8th October

Heligan Feast Night, The Secret Gardens of Heligan

Live music and a 3 course meal inspired by Heligan’s Heritage by The Idle Rock’s Guy Owen and the Heligan Kitchen.



13th – 16th October

Falmouth Oyster Festival, Events Square, Falmouth

A great celebration to mark the start of the oyster dredging season of food, ales and local produce, with stalls, demonstrations and great food on offer. A must Visit.



15th October

Silver Jewellery making workshop – Bedruthan Hotel

Spend a relaxing day by the sea learning how to design and craft silver jewellery.




18th October

Shakespears school Festival, Hall For Cornwall, Truro

See shakespear through the eyes of the young in a series of unique performances by children from all over Cornwall



20th October

Pop up Polish night – Grounded Cafe, Truro

A night celebrating polish food with a 3 course meal fusing local produce and polish cuisine.



20th – 22nd October

CAMRA Beer festival – Princess Pavillions, Falmouth

Over 200 real ales and ciders are on offer in the beautiful surroundings of Pricess Paviliion alongside entertainment, music and food.



21st – 23rd October

North Cornwall Book festival – St Endellion

A day for all the family celebrature all things literature with performances, music, readings and workshops for poetry writing, novels and short stories.



21st – 23rd October

Inland Art festival, Redruth

Discover new art works, events and workshops for all ages in unusual locations around the town centre.



22nd October

Squashbox Theatre – Tales from the Trees – Heartlands, Pool

A family friendly tale of puppetry, story telling, music and more.



26th October

Falmouth Big Street Food Party – Falmouth Moor

Join the Cornish Streetfood Collective on Falmouth Moor for Cornish street food and drinks.