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Events Calender for Cornwall

This page offers live information about local and county-wide events in Cornwall, including places to discover and a list of what's happening during your stay at Sun Haven Valley in Mawgan Porth.

Sun Haven Valley Events Calendar


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Half Term at The Eden Project

February Half Term

Each year the Eden Project has an amazing themed area to entertain your children and make the most of a great day out - for 2017 it's the Eden Escape: Alien Rescue.

World Pasty Championship, The Eden Project

Early March, Date TBC

With 8 judged categories, this is one is for keen bakers or equally as keen eaters. In honour of St Pirans Day The Eden Project welcomes chefs and their pasties from all over the world in order to sample and rate Cornwall's finest food fare.

Cornwall Garden Society Spring Flower Show, Boconnoc

1st & 2nd April

A hugely popular 2 day event, with over 100 stalls to peruse - this is one for keen florists and garden-lovers. Amongst others, there are major competitive classes for daffodils, camelias, rhododrendrons and woodies which are entered both by individuals and major gardens of Cornwall. 

Boscastle Walking Week

15 - 21st Apri 2017

Join a group of enthusiastic walkers to explore the area in a new way, and trek through woods alongside streams, as well as along the spectacular clifftops, that inspired write Tom Hardy.

With a special effort made each year by the organisers to try new routes and cater for all abilities, the routes incorporate interesting events including Cream Teas and special meal opportunities.

Obby 'Oss Day, Padstow 

1st May

(2nd if 1st falls on a Sunday)

This truly has to be experienced in person to understand how odd but brilliant this Cornish tradition actually is. The 'Obby 'Oss is a traditional part of May Day in Padstow. It all starts with "the Night Song" at midnight on April 30th, and by morning the whole of the fishing village will have been dressed with flowers and ribbons for the ultimate celebration of spring. There's music and dancing throughout the day, and all the local dress up for the occasion - really not to be missed!

Whitsun Bank Holiday

Last Weekend May

The second Bank Holiday in May is usually more popular due to the good weather and the school holidays but this means there's alot on in the area. 

Heligan Wild Week

During Whitsun Week

Ditch technology and embrace nature, with a variety of family friendly activities from face painting to their giant obstacle course - these fun for the whole family. 

Royal Cornwall Show, Wadebridge

2nd week of June

A horticultural and agricultural funfair over 3 days which has expanded to include food, clothes, books, craftworks, and more food. With sponsors from all over the West Country, the Royal Cornwall Show is an annual celebration of the best that Cornwall has to offer, and is a great day out for the whole family.

Mevagissey Feast Week

End of June

If you haven't yet been to Mevagissey this is probably the best time to go with so much on to etertain the whole family, including exhibitions, demonstrations, live music and plenty of fresh fish.

Mevagissey is famous for it's quirky cobbled streets and beatiful harbour setting, but during this week you can also expect colourful parades, children's entertainment, boat and raft races, a fete and a huge firework display.

Steam and Vintage Rally, St Merryn

 24th & 25th June 2017

Usually the last weekend in June, the St Merryn Steam Rally is tradtional village fayre, with a focus on agricultural machinery and transport vehicles. There's food, music, a car boot sale and dancing diggers to entertain young and old.

Padstow Vintage Rallly

June 30th, 1st 2nd July 2017

The Padstow Vintage Rally is a growing annual festival, which for 2017 features BGT's Musical Ruth amongst other entertainment throughout the weekend including the Lamb National (oh yes!) Craft Stalls and of course a huge Beer Tent.

Boardmasters Music Festival, Watergate Bay

9th - 13th August 2017

Usually 2nd week in August, the Boardmasters Music Festival has become one of the most attractive events in the Cornish Calendar over the years, combining extreme water sports and incredible music festival spanning 4 days of mayhem. More appropraite for older children and young-at-heart adults.

St Mawgan Feast Sports Day

25th July Annually

A good old-fashioned family event, with three legged races, tennis games and sack races - something for everyone, especaiikyl as they're hosted right next to the The Falcon Inn which has a great beer garden. Lunch anyone?

Mawgan Porth donkey Derby

Fortnightly during August (usually Thurs)

Enjoy a fun filled charity evening with beer, bbq and welly wanging alongside the traditional donkey derby a fun racing event which you are invtied to take part in, both as amateur jockeys or take a punt on the Tote betting. 




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