- Events Diary
Exciting Dates for Your Diary
Our attractions hold exciting events and festivals throughout the year; giving you even more to do in Cornwall. Our calendar is jam packed with fun for all the family from music festivals to winter wonderland experiences, spring garden walks, celebrity visits and much, much more.
Use our events diary to find out what's on at our Attractions. Search by month or by specific dates.
Mothering Sunday Posy Making
15th March, 201512pm - 3pm
Come and make a lovely spring posy for Mum. Treat Mum on this special day by making a beautiful posy with some lovely colourful spring flowers
* Booking Not Needed
* Normal Admissions Charges apply
* Assistance Dogs only are welcome
* There are several steep and uneven paths in the garden
Free event (normal admission charges apply
15th March, 2015 - 15th April, 2015Dust of your cutless, get set for some fearsome tales of dastardly deeds and discover Pendennis' pirating past as you join us for fun and games around the Castle. You'd better be good or you might end up walking the plank! Parrots optional!
Have an eggtastic time this Easter at Paradise Park
28th March, 2015 - 12th April, 2015If there’s one place you are guaranteed to find plenty of eggs this Easter, it’s Paradise Park. Whether it is of the chocolate kind, or spring hatchlings popping out everywhere!
Bring the family for an eggtastic time as you hunt around the Park spotting clues along the way – you might even spot some dinosaur eggs! Complete the trail, find the answer to questions and claim your free mini egg treat.
Plus Easter sees the beginning of the summer flying shows, with the Eagles of Paradise and the Free Flying Bird Show, giving you the chance to get up close and see macaws, owls and eagles flying just above your head!
And if you have energy to burn then there is no better place than the huge indoor JungleBarn with giant slides, suspended rope bridge, lots of climbing and sliding and toddlers zone with ball fountain.
The Otter Pool Cafe offers light lunches including homemade specials, local pasties, a wonderful selection of homemade cakes and Cornish cream teas.
And if one day is not enough, then there are great value Return Tickets available for your next visit.
Normal admission charges apply. Please check the offers page for a discount voucher.
National Trust and Cadbury Easter Egg Trails
3rd April, 2015 - 6th April, 2015Explore Glendurgan Garden with our fun family trails this Easter.
Come and have a go at our exciting Easter trails, complete all the activities and receive a lovely Cadbury Easter Egg prize at the end. Lots of fun for the whole family.
Booking not required
Normal admission charges apply
Assistance dogs only are welcome
There are several steep and uneven paths in the garden
Easter Egg trails supported by Cadburyt
£2 per trail
Tudor Castle Capers
6th April, 2015 - 10th April, 2015Step back in time over 400 years and imagine life in Henry VIII's mightly coastal fortress. See if you have what it takes to defend the castle in have-a-go battle drills and be spellbound by stories of days gone be. A hands-on day out for the whole family
Dinosaur Quiz Trail at Paradise Park
1st May, 2015 - 2nd September, 2015Paradise Park is famous for birds and this summer we will be celebrating their earliest relatives, the dinosaurs!
Normal entry applies.
Clash of the Knights
27th May, 2015 - 28th May, 201511am to 5pm
Chain-mailed and adrenalin-fuelled, massed ranks of armoured knights meet head on. Feel the heat of battle as four teams fight with clubs and shields in this contest of skill and strength. Tensions will rise, alliances will be made and broken but only one team will triumph. Revel in the atmosphere of the encampment as it buzzes 'with the activity of everyday medieval life. Enjoy merry music while your budding young knights test their bravery on the field and burn off energy in battle drills.
28th July, 201511am to 5pm
Man the cannons - the pirates are coming! Step back in time as Governor John Killigrew readies his Garrison for the onslaught and discover the secrets of a fortress braced for attack. With the scourge of the sea launching a full on assault, this is a colourful and noisy display of skulduggery on a grand scale
Grand Medieval Jousts
15th August, 201511am to 5pm
Feel the heat of the contest as magnificent knights on horseback clash at the greatest event of medieval England. Cheer on your favourite in this thundering battle of bravery and honour. Soak up the medieval say of life in the colourful encampments and be entertained by the naughty court jester while your budding young knights test their strength in the field.