The Great Cornish Food Fesitval by Toby Lowe / Visit Cornwall

Cornwall events

There is so much to see and do in Cornwall in 2017. The county’s diary is jam packed with great events, from music concerts and vintage rallies to agricultural shows and cultural festivals. And so many of these must-see events are within close proximity of our Cornwall holiday park. Browse through the months below and explore all those great Cornwall events in detail…

Events in Cornwall for March

Cornwall comes alive in the Spring, with a wide variety of events taking place across the county. The Easter Holidays are a great time to explore Cornwall and there’s loads of ‘egg-celent’ events taking place! One of the most popular events is the Cornish Arms’ Beer and Mussel Festival!

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Events in Cornwall for April

Surfing by Adam Gibbard / Visit Cornwall

Some of the most popular events on the calendar take place in Cornwall during April. This is a fantastic time of year to explore the county with such great events as the Cornwall Spring Flower Show at nearby Boconnoc House and the popular Trevithick Day, the celebration of Cornish inventor Richard Trevithick, among the highlights.

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Events in Cornwall for May

Padstow Obby Oss

If you’re looking for things to do in Cornwall in May then you really will be spoilt for choice. From literature, music and arts festivals to powerboat racing, May Day celebrations and even a cycle race across Cornwall’s dramatic landscape. Check out our great May guide to events in Cornwall…

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Events in Cornwall for June

Royal Cornwall Show

As the temperature rises the number of great local events increases thick and fast! June is an extremely busy month in Cornwall’s events calendar, with dozens of top local and county-wide festivals and events on the go. Among the highlights is the county’s showpiece, the Royal Cornwall Show, which attracts tens of thousands each year.

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Events in Cornwall for July

RNAS Culrdose Airday

As the schools break up for the summer, the number of events taking place around Cornwall reaches its climax. There is so much to see and do… there’s something to suit everyone this July. From military air shows and music concerts to agricultural shows and the local Looe Carnival, you’ll be spoilt for choice!

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Events in Cornwall for August

Snoop Dogg by Dan Landsburgh Visit Cornwall

If you love your music, and specifically going to music festivals, then August is a great time to visit Cornwall! For jazz lovers, the Bude Jazz Festival is a must but arguably the biggest draw for fans of contemporary music is Boardmasters, which has become one of the UK’s biggest music festivals.

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Events in Cornwall for September

The Great Cornish Food Fesitvall by Toby Lowe / Visit Cornwall

For food and music lovers, September in Cornwall could well be the time to visit. There’s a veritable feast for foodies this month, including the popular Redruth Pasty and Mining Festival, Newquay Fish Festival, and the Great Cornish Food Festival all taking place – the latter two of which boast demonstrations from top chefs!

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Events in Cornwall for October

Falmouth Oyster Festival

Combine beer, honey and oysters with music, geese and Cornish history and that’s pretty much October in a nutshell. The Falmouth Oyster Festival is a huge draw for visitors, with live cooking demonstrations and tasty dishes too. The Eden Project Beer Festival is also hugely popular with loads of local ales to sample.

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