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What's on at the top attractions throughout Cornwall - Exciting Dates for Your Diary

The best family activities in Cornwall. Our attractions hold exciting events and festivals throughout the year; giving you even more things 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, summer activities and much, much more.

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17thDec
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30thJun
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Heart Of Conflict at the Royal Cornwall Museum

Sacrifice, Love, Loss

Thousands of men and women left Cornwall between 1914-18 to endure terrible hardship...

10thFeb
through to
1stFeb
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Poldark at the Royal Cornwall Museum

POLDARK – AN EXHIBITION OF 18th CENTURY OBJECTS, COMBINED WITH SPECIAL IMAGES FROM THE HIT TV SERIES

An...

11thMar
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31stDec
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First World War Exibition at Cotehele - Home and Away

Saturday 11 March - Saturday 31 December (except 25-26 December), 11am-4pm

Year four of Cotehele's First World...

12thMar
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29thOct
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Milling days at Cotehele Mill

Sundays and Thursdays from 12 March - 29 October, 11am-4pm

The millers grind organic wholemeal flour. You can...

31stMar
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3rdSep
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The Studio and The Sea - Tate St Ives

The Studio and The Sea is a season of two exhibitions about the ceramics studio, the ocean and the landscape. That Continuous...

31stMar
through to
1stSep
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The Medicine Man - A Spotlight on Richard Lander at the Royal Cornwall Museum

Get Ready For Adventure With Explorer Richard Lander

Born in 1804 with a strong ambition to travel, explorer...

7thApr
through to
1stSep
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Film For Friday at the Tate St Ives

Every Friday until 1 Sep 2017

In this series of films we look at the themes from the current exhibitions,...

9thApr
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3rdSep
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Costume Sundays at Cotehele Mill

Sundays 9,16,23 April, 30 July, 6,13,20,27 August and 3 September

Meet the mill team dressed in Victorian...

17thApr
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30thJun
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Meet the Gardener at St Michael's Mount

Daily at 1pm (Monday to Friday)

Join our gardening team for a tour of our coastal garden. Learn what the four...

29thApr
through to
3rdSep
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Dinosaur Quiz Trail at Paradise Park

Back by popular demand, Paradise Park’s Dinosaur Quiz Trail runs from May to September.

Just like birds, many...

2ndMay
through to
30thAug
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Nancy Belle boat trips from Cotehele Quay

Climb aboard the Shamrock's support boat, Nancy Belle, to cruise up the river, under the Calstock Viaduct and beyond. You'll...

6thMay
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3rdSep
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50 things to do before you're 11 3/4 - Trelissick

There’s 50 things trails in the garden and countryside so you can head out and start your adventure. Pick up a trail from the...

29thMay
through to
29thOct
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'Sunlight and Shadows' in Cotehele Gallery

Monday 29 May - Sunday 29 October, 11am-5pm

The summer exhibition spotlights intricate and individual silver...

1stJun
through to
1stSep
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Discover more on a garden tour at Lanhydrock

If you'd like to find out more about Lanhydrock's beautiful listed garden, then come along to one of our free garden tours. They...

1stJun
through to
31stAug
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Estate guided walks at Lanhydrock

Come along on one of our free guided walks and discover areas you may not have seen before and learn something new about...

14thJun
through to
19thJul
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Silent Space at Glendurgan

Enjoy the tranquility of the Olive Grove and School Room in our Silent Space in the garden every Wednesday from 12 - 3:30pm....

26thJun
through to
30thJun
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'The Third Policeman' at the Minack Theatre

- by Flann O’Brien, adapted by Bill Scott, Meiert Avis and Robert Bayley
- presented by Miracle Theatre
-...

30thJun
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Murder Mystery at Trerice

On 27 May, 30 June and 29 July the Trerice barn restaurant will turn into the stage for a plot of murder and intrigue. As the...

1stJul
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Victorian Engine Days at the Bodmin and Wenford Railway

Ride behind Victorian locomotives from the National Railway Museum at York.

They’re some of the oldest in the...

1stJul
through to
3rdSep
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Swashbucklin' Summer of Fun at Pirate's Quest!

Meet more members of the crew! But with more pirates in Cornwall than ever before, will that make them easier to catch for the...

1stJul
through to
10thSep
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Summer of Fun at Flambards!

All the Rides & Attractions are open daily from 1st July until 10th September and the famous fireworks are ready to light up the...

1stJul
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Tate Talk: A Closer Look

Taking place in front of the artworks, these special spotlight talks by our curators, invited guests and writers give an...

1stJul
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Eden Sessions: Van Morrison

Van Morrison will play against the glorious backdrop of Eden’s world-famous Biomes on Saturday 1 July. This will be his first...

1stJul
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Nordic Walking beginners workshop - Trelissick

If you have a love of the outdoors, want to exercise, want some "me" time want to lose weight, enjoy exercising with others,...

2ndJul
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Steam and Cream Train on Bodmin and Wenford Railway

2nd, 9th, 16th, 21st, 28th July

Enjoy the live music of the Pennyroyal Jazz Band together with the sight sound...

2ndJul
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Bigjigs Rail Play Day at Lappa Valley Steam Railway

Join us for our first ever Bigjigs Rail Play Day where you can try before you buy and get access to exclusive Bigjigs offers and...

2ndJul
through to
28thOct
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The money flows in - Trelissick

The Money Flows In is an interactive exhibition for all ages that shows how Cornish millionaire, Ralph Allen Daniell, made and...

3rdJul
through to
7thJul
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'La Traviata' at the Minack Theatre

- by Giuseppe Verdi
- presented by Duchy Opera
- performances July 3 to 7 at 8pm and July 4 & 6 at 2pm

4thJul
through to
25thJul
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MURDER MYSTERY EVENING on the Bodmin and Wenford Railway

Solve a murder mystery whilst enjoying a steam train journey through the beautiful Cornish countryside.

Watch and...

6thJul
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Eden Sessions: Bryan Adams

Canadian superstar Bryan Adams will perform at the Eden Sessions 2017.

His massive hits include Run to You,...

8thJul
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Talking Art at Leach Pottery - Tate

A morning of making and talking designed for blind or partially sighted visitors and friends. Detailed spoken descriptions of...

9thJul
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Steam and Cream Train on Bodmin and Wenford Railway

9th, 16th, 21st, 28th July

Enjoy the live music of the Pennyroyal Jazz Band together with the sight sound and...

10thJul
through to
14thJul
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'Nell Gwynn' at the Minack Theatre

- by Jessica Swale
- presented by The Miller Centre Theatre Company
- performances July 10 to 14 at 8pm and June...

11thJul
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Eden Sessions: Foals

Eden Sessions and Citadel Festival present Foals.

One of the most exciting live acts in the UK, the Oxford...

12thJul
through to
19thAug
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The Lost Gardens Summer Ball by Rogue Theatre

Step into a wild and exciting story-world this summer, created by multi award winning Rogue Theatre at the enchanted heart of...

13thJul
through to
14thJul
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Kernow King's Debut of 'The Cornish Caretakers' at the Royal Cornwall Museum

Kernow King's 'The Cornish Caretakers' is a family-friendly fifty minute comedy written and starring comedian Kernow King.

15thJul
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Steam Beer and Jazz on the Bodmin and Wenford Railway

15th July and 9th September

Enjoy the live music of the Pennyroyal Jazz Band together with the sight sound and...

16thJul
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Steam and Cream Train on Bodmin and Wenford Railway

16th, 21st, 28th July

Enjoy the live music of the Pennyroyal Jazz Band together with the sight sound and smell of...

16thJul
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Family Fun Run - Trelissick

Merlin MS Centre, Cornwall's only MS therapy and support centre, will be hosting their third annual family fun run at Trelissick...

17thJul
through to
21stJul
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'Birdsong' at the Minack Theatre

- by Sebastian Faulks, adapted by Rachel Wagstaff
- presented by Next Stage Theatre Company
- performances July 17...

19thJul
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Penguins and Pastries at Newquay Zoo

Join us for an after-hours guided tour of our Birds section, including our penguin pool, new Gems of the Jungle exhibit and...

21stJul
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Steam and Cream Train on Bodmin and Wenford Railway

21st, 28th July

Enjoy the live music of the Pennyroyal Jazz Band together with the sight sound and smell of a...

21stJul
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Dinner and Jazz evening at Trerice

Unwind to the cool sounds of local jazz quartet ‘Melange’ on 23 June and 21 July. Enjoy the jazz while eating a delicious,...

22ndJul
through to
3rdSep
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Summer children's trail at Lanhydrock

Explore the garden and parkland and have a go at different activities on this fun new trail. ...

23rdJul
through to
1stSep
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Summer at Geevor Tin Mine

Come rain or shine, there is a lot to see and do at the mine!
Put your hard hat on and go exploring, maybe with our...

24thJul
through to
28thJul
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'Kiss Me Kate' at the Minack Theatre

- music & lyrics by Cole Porter, book by Samuel & Bella Spewack
- presented by Ilkley Playhouse
- performances...

24thJul
through to
28thJul
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Archaeology Festival at Tintagel

Dig deep into Tintagel’s past as our archaeologists reveal the secrets hidden in the ground and see if you can unearth your...

25thJul
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Pirate Day at Land's End

A'hoy me hearties!

Set sail for Land's End, as we prepare for a fun-filled day of treasure hunting, skullduggery...

25thJul
through to
27thJul
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Pendennis at War

Step back in time to the Second World War and experience explosive action and all the thrills of the home front, with...

26thJul
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Set up a snail race - 50 things to do before you're 11 3/4 at Trelissick

Choose your competitor and cheer on your snail to the finish line. ...

27thJul
through to
3rdSep
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Journey into Space at Eden

This summer, get ready to boldly go where no visitor has gone before, when you journey into space at Eden.

Begin...

27thJul
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Magic in the Skies at Land's End

Join us for a thrilling cocktail of pyrotechnical wizardry that lasts all summer long with vibrant explosions lighting up Land's...

27thJul
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Cotehele unlocked

Thursday 27 July, 11am-4pm

We'll throw open the doors for you to explore areas usually closed to visitors. Meet...

27thJul
through to
3rdSep
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The Kaleidoscope Trail at Glendurgan

With this fun family trail, you can take a journey in the life of a butterfly.

Did you know that a group of...

28thJul
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Steam and Cream Train on Bodmin and Wenford Railway

28th July

Enjoy the live music of the Pennyroyal Jazz Band together with the sight sound and smell of a working...

28thJul
through to
25thAug
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Rockpool Explorer at St Michael's Mount

Friday 28 July, 2pm - 4pm
Sunday 6 August, 10am - 12pm
Friday 11 August, 2pm - 4pm
Sunday 20 August, 10am -...

28thJul
through to
31stJul
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Hands on History at Pendennis Castle

Get set for a summer packed with time-travelling fun! With lots to see and do, our Hands on History Crew will be bringing...

28thJul
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Trerice Volunteer Choir

Enjoy the sunshine and listen to a seasonal performance from the Trerice Volunteer Choir in the Rear Court. If wet the...

29thJul
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Murder Mystery at Trerice

On 27 May, 30 June and 29 July the Trerice barn restaurant will turn into the stage for a plot of murder and intrigue. As the...

29thJul
through to
31stJul
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Hands on History at Tintagel

Get set for a summer packed with time-travelling fun! With lots to see and do, our Hands on History Crew will be bringing...

29thJul
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Snail racing

On your marks, get set… slow! Tick off #17 of your 50 things to do before you are 11¾ and race snails in the garden at...

31stJul
through to
4thAug
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'The Wicked Lady' at the Minack Theatre

- by Bryony Lavery, adapted from the novel by Magdalen King-Hall
- presented by Shattered Windscreen Theatre Company

31stJul
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Costume Day at Trerice

Step back in time to sixteenth century Cornwall with Trerice Costume Group by trying on recreated period clothes.
...

1stAug
through to
29thAug
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MURDER MYSTERY EVENING on the Bodmin and Wenford Railway

Solve a murder mystery whilst enjoying a steam train journey through the beautiful Cornish countryside.

Watch and...

1stAug
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Magic in the Skies at Land's End

Join us for a thrilling cocktail of pyrotechnical wizardry that lasts all summer long with vibrant explosions lighting up Land's...

1stAug
through to
2ndAug
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Grand Medieval Joust at Pendennis Castle

Experience a spectacle of speed and skill as four of the most masterful knights in the kingdom, mounted on their magnificent...

1stAug
through to
3rdAug
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The Legends of King Arthur at Tintagel Castle

Classic Arthurian entertainment comes to Tintagel as our troupe of performers bring the legends to life with fun-filled shows...

1stAug
through to
31stAug
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Cotehele Explorer Summer Fun

Tuesday 1 August - Thursday 31 August
Self-led 10am-4.30pm
Led activities 12noon-3pm (not Sundays)

1stAug
through to
31stAug
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Beach Games at Durgan beach

Have fun and get active with your family and friends down on the beach this summer

You can borrow some play...

1stAug
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Summer of Sport - Archery at Trerice

Are you up to the challenge of defending Trerice? Only a proven marksman (or woman) will do...
As part of the Summer of...

1stAug
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Wild art at Trerice

With the only limitation being your creativity make 'Boggits' using clay and things from the garden this Summer at Trerice. ...

1stAug
through to
31stAug
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Become a Red Panda Ranger at Paradise Park this August

There is a fun and educational Red Panda Quiz to learn about these endangered animals in the wild and the individual characters...

2ndAug
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Plant it, grow it, eat it - 50 things to do before you're 11¾ at Trelissick

Plant your own seed, watch it grow throughout the summer and enjoy eating your well earned produce. ...

3rdAug
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Children's Day at Land's End

Let us whisk you away on a magical adventure for the day; dress up as your favourite children's character and let your...

3rdAug
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Trerice Volunteer Choir

Enjoy the sunshine and listen to a seasonal performance from the Trerice Volunteer Choir in the Rear Court. If wet the...

4thAug
through to
7thAug
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Hands on History at Tintagel Castle

Get set for a summer packed with time-travelling fun! With lots to see and do, our Hands on History Crew will be bringing...

4thAug
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Summer of Sport - Multisport Fridays

Multisport Fridays, 4, 11, 18 & 25 August. Race the clock and each other and take part in the Trerice Summer of Sport pentathlon...

6thAug
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Steam and Cream Train on Bodmin and Wenford Railway

6th,11th, 13th, 20th, 27th August 2017

Enjoy the live music of the Pennyroyal Jazz Band together with the sight...

6thAug
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Twin Harmony at Geevor

It is a great pleasure to welcome Twin Harmony / the Matthews Family on site to perform for us in the Dry. A treat not to be...

6thAug
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Boat making at Trerice

Make and decorate your own sailboat then, using all your puff, race them against each other! ...

7thAug
through to
11thAug
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'Treasure Island' at the Minack Theatre

- by Ken Ludwig, based on the novel by Robert Louis Stevenson
- presented by The Geoffrey Whitworth Theatre
-...

7thAug
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Geevor Gala Day

Experience Living History!
The site will be buzzing with ex Geevor men telling you their own unique stories.
There...

7thAug
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Costume Day at Trerice

Step back in time to sixteenth century Cornwall with Trerice Costume Group by trying on recreated period clothes. ...

8thAug
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Magic in the Skies at Land's End

Join us for a thrilling cocktail of pyrotechnical wizardry that lasts all summer long with vibrant explosions lighting up Land's...

8thAug
through to
10thAug
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The Legends of King Arthur

Classic Arthurian entertainment comes to Tintagel as our troupe of performers bring the legends to life with fun-filled shows...

8thAug
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Summer of Sport - Archery

Are you up to the challenge of defending Trerice? Only a proven marksman (or woman) will do...
As part of the Summer of...

8thAug
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Wild art at Trerice

With the only limitation being your creativity make 'Boggits' using clay and things from the garden this Summer at Trerice. ...

9thAug
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Firework Spectacular at Flambards!

Watch the sky light up above Flambards! Enjoy a full day out at the park followed by our Firework Spectacular and great family...

9thAug
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Gary Barlow Tribute Show at Flambards

Don't miss a special live Gary Barlow Tribute performance. Sing along with some of his most famous hits.
To top off this...

9thAug
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Hunt for Bugs - 50 things to do before you're 11¾ at Trelissick

Learn about the different types of bugs and the habitats they live in here at Trelissick ...

10thAug
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Cornish Day at Land's End

Join us at Cornwall's most westerly point as we explore tales from a land steeped in history and mystery; from epic fables of...

10thAug
through to
14thAug
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Hands on History at Pendennis Castle

Get set for a summer packed with time-travelling fun! With lots to see and do, our Hands on History Crew will be bringing...

11thAug
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Steam and Cream Train on Bodmin and Wenford Railway

11th, 13th, 20th, 27th August 2017

Enjoy the live music of the Pennyroyal Jazz Band together with the sight sound...

11thAug
through to
14thAug
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Hands on History at Tintagel Castle

Get set for a summer packed with time-travelling fun!

With lots to see and do, our Hands on History Crew will be...

11thAug
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Summer of Sport - Multisport Fridays

Multisport Fridays, 4, 11, 18 & 25 August. Race the clock and each other and take part in the Trerice Summer of Sport pentathlon...

11thAug
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Trerice Volunteer Choir

Enjoy the sunshine and listen to a seasonal performance from the Trerice Volunteer Choir in the Rear Court. If wet the...

12thAug
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Snail racing at Trerice

On your marks, get set… slow! Tick off #17 of your 50 things to do before you are 11¾ and race snails in the garden at...

13thAug
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Steam and Cream Train on Bodmin and Wenford Railway

13th, 20th, 27th August 2017

Enjoy the live music of the Pennyroyal Jazz Band together with the sight sound and...

14thAug
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Firework Spectacular at Flambards!

Watch the sky light up above Flambards! Enjoy a full day out at the park followed by our Firework Spectacular and great family...

14thAug
through to
18thAug
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'The Comedy of Errors' at the Minack Theatre

- by William Shakespeare
- presented by Derby Shakespeare Theatre Company
- performances August 14 to 18 at 8pm...

14thAug
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Pirate Adventure & Illusion Show at Flambards!

Join us for a pirate adventure and illusion show on the high seas at Flambards!
Enjoy spectacular magic and illusions,...

14thAug
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Little Mix Tribute Act at Flambards

Watch the sky light up above Flambards! Enjoy a full day out at the park followed by evening entertainment from a Little Mix...

14thAug
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Costume Day at Trerice

Step back in time to sixteenth century Cornwall with Trerice Costume Group by trying on recreated period clothes. ...

15thAug
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Magic in the Skies at Land's End

Join us for a thrilling cocktail of pyrotechnical wizardry that lasts all summer long with vibrant explosions lighting up Land's...

15thAug
through to
16thAug
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Grand Medieval Joust at Pendennis Castle

Experience a spectacle of speed and skill as four of the most masterful knights in the kingdom, mounted on their magnificent...

15thAug
through to
17thAug
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The Legends of King Arthur at Tintagel Castle

Classic Arthurian entertainment comes to Tintagel as our troupe of performers bring the legends to life with fun-filled shows...

15thAug
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Summer of Sport - Archery

Are you up to the challenge of defending Trerice? Only a proven marksman (or woman) will do...
As part of the Summer of...

15thAug
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Wild art at Trerice

With the only limitation being your creativity make 'Boggits' using clay and things from the garden this Summer at Trerice. ...

16thAug
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Firework Spectacular at Flambards!

Watch the sky light up above Flambards! Enjoy a full day out at the park followed by our Firework Spectacular and great family...

16thAug
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Robbie Williams Tribute Show at Flambards!

Don't miss a special live performance from the UK's Official Number 1 Robbie Williams Tribute Band.This show is as real as it...

17thAug
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Pub Quiz Train - Bodmin and Wenford Railway

Enjoy a pint & pasty and test your trivia knowledge!

With questions from our quiz master who is sure to...

17thAug
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Pirate Day at Land's End

Follow the map to the westernmost point of Cornwall, where X marks the spot for swash-buckling, live music and piratical fun. Be...

17thAug
through to
21stAug
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Hands on History

Get set for a summer packed with time-travelling fun! With lots to see and do, our Hands on History Crew will be bringing...

17thAug
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Trerice Volunteer Choir

Enjoy the sunshine and listen to a seasonal performance from the Trerice Volunteer Choir in the Rear Court. If wet the...

18thAug
through to
21stAug
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Hands on History at Tintagel Castle

Get set for a summer packed with time-travelling fun!

With lots to see and do, our Hands on History Crew will be...

18thAug
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Summer of Sport - Multisport Fridays

Multisport Fridays, 4, 11, 18 & 25 August. Race the clock and each other and take part in the Trerice Summer of Sport pentathlon...

20thAug
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Steam and Cream Train on Bodmin and Wenford Railway

20th, 27th August 2017

Enjoy the live music of the Pennyroyal Jazz Band together with the sight sound and smell...

20thAug
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Boat making at Trerice

Make and decorate your own sailboat then, using all your puff, race them against each other! ...

21stAug
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Firework Spectacular at Flambards!

Watch the sky light up above Flambards! Enjoy a full day out at the park followed by our Firework Spectacular and great family...

21stAug
through to
25thAug
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'Twelfth Night' at the Minack Theatre

- by William Shakespeare
- presented by Winchester Players
- performances August 21 to 25 at 8pm and August 22 &...

21stAug
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Justin Bieber Tribute Act at Flambards!

Watch the sky light up above Flambards! Enjoy a full day out at the park followed by evening entertainment from a Justin Bieber...

21stAug
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Costume Day at Trerice

Step back in time to sixteenth century Cornwall with Trerice Costume Group by trying on recreated period clothes. ...

22ndAug
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Magic in the Skies at Land's End

Join us for a thrilling cocktail of pyrotechnical wizardry that lasts all summer long with vibrant explosions lighting up Land's...

22ndAug
through to
24thAug
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Pirates Attack

Man the cannons – the pirates are coming!

Step back in time as the Governor readies his Garrison to defend the...

22ndAug
through to
24thAug
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The Legends of King Arthur at Tintagel Castle

Classic Arthurian entertainment comes to Tintagel as our troupe of performers bring the legends to life with fun-filled shows...

22ndAug
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Summer of Sport - Archery

Are you up to the challenge of defending Trerice? Only a proven marksman (or woman) will do...
As part of the Summer of...

22ndAug
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Wild art at Trerice

With the only limitation being your creativity make 'Boggits' using clay and things from the garden this Summer at Trerice. ...

22ndAug
through to
2ndSep
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Hansel and Gretel at The Lost Gardens of Heligan with Cscape

August: 22nd – 26th , 29th 30th & 31st and September: 1st & 2nd

Hansel & Gretel are in the depths of magical...

23rdAug
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Firework Spectacular at Flambards!

Watch the sky light up above Flambards! Enjoy a full day out at the park followed by our Firework Spectacular and great family...

23rdAug
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Gary Barlow Tribute Act at Flambards!

Don't miss a special live Gary Barlow Tribute performance. Sing along with some of his most famous hits.

To top...

23rdAug
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Find your way with a map and compass - 50 things to do before you're 11¾ at Trelissick

Navigate the trail around the garden with a map and compass. ...

24thAug
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Children's Day at Land's End

Family memories that last a lifetime are made in Cornwall and your young ones will love the opportunity to let their...

25thAug
through to
31stAug
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Hands on History at Pendennis Castle

Get set for a summer packed with time-travelling fun! With lots to see and do, our Hands on History Crew will be bringing...

25thAug
through to
31stAug
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Hands on History

Get set for a summer packed with time-travelling fun!

With lots to see and do, our Hands on History Crew will be...

25thAug
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Summer of Sport - Multisport Fridays

Multisport Fridays, 4, 11, 18 & 25 August. Race the clock and each other and take part in the Trerice Summer of Sport pentathlon...

25thAug
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Trerice Volunteer Choir

Enjoy the sunshine and listen to a seasonal performance from the Trerice Volunteer Choir in the Rear Court. If wet the...

26thAug
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Snail racing at Trerice

On your marks, get set… slow! Tick off #17 of your 50 things to do before you are 11¾ and race snails in the garden at...

26thAug
through to
28thAug
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Dahlia Show - Trelissick

See the Cornish Dahlia Society's colourful blooms in this stunning summer show. ...

27thAug
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Steam and Cream Train on Bodmin and Wenford Railway

27th August 2017

Enjoy the live music of the Pennyroyal Jazz Band together with the sight sound and smell of a...

27thAug
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Boat making

Make and decorate your own sailboat then, using all your puff, race them against each other! ...

28thAug
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Firework Spectacular at Flambards!

Watch the sky light up above Flambards! Enjoy a full day out at the park followed by our Firework Spectacular and great family...

28thAug
through to
1stSep
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'Gypsy' at the Minack Theatre

- music by Jule Styne, book by Arthur Laurents, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
- presented by The British Theatre Academy

28thAug
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Costume Day at Trerice

Step back in time to sixteenth century Cornwall with Trerice Costume Group by trying on recreated period clothes. ...

29thAug
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Magic in the Skies at Land's End

Join us for a thrilling cocktail of pyrotechnical wizardry that lasts all summer long with vibrant explosions lighting up Land's...

29thAug
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Summer of Sport - Archery at Trerice

Are you up to the challenge of defending Trerice? Only a proven marksman (or woman) will do...
As part of the Summer of...

30thAug
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Firework Spectacular at Flambards!

Watch the sky light up above Flambards! Enjoy a full day out at the park followed by our Firework Spectacular and great family...

30thAug
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Robbie Williams Tribute Show at Flambards!

Don't miss a special live performance from the UK's Official Number 1 Robbie Williams Tribute Band.This show is as real as it...

30thAug
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Fly a kite - 50 things to do before you're 11¾ at Trelissick

See how high you can fly a kite in the Parkland. ...

31stAug
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Cornish Day at Land's End

Come one and all, as we invite you to discover tales and superstitions of this mysterious land; enjoy Cornish crafts and...

31stAug
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Trerice Volunteer Choir

Enjoy the sunshine and listen to a seasonal performance from the Trerice Volunteer Choir in the Rear Court. If wet the...

1stSep
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17thSep
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Steam and Cream Train on Bodmin and Wenford Railway

1st, 3rd, 8th, 15th and 17th September

Enjoy the live music of the Pennyroyal Jazz Band together with the sight...

2ndSep
through to
3rdSep
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Grandparents' Weekend at Lappa Valley Steam Railway

Grandmother's or Grandfather's get FREE entry with any full paying child.
...

3rdSep
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Boat making at Trerice

Make and decorate your own sailboat then, using all your puff, race them against each other! ...

4thSep
through to
8thSep
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'The Country Wife' at the Minack Theatre

- by William Wycherley
- presented by The Questors Theatre
- performances September 4 to 8 at 8pm and September 5...

5thSep
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MURDER MYSTERY EVENING on the Bodmin and Wenford Railway

Solve a murder mystery whilst enjoying a steam train journey through the beautiful Cornish countryside.

Watch and...

9thSep
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Steam Beer and Jazz on the Bodmin and Wenford Railway

Enjoy the live music of the Pennyroyal Jazz Band together with the sight sound and smell of a working steam locomotive.

9thSep
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Heritage Open Day at Cotehele

Saturday 9 September, 11am-4pm

If you've always wanted to visit, this is a great chance to view Cotehele on this...

9thSep
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Heritage Open Day at Trerice

As part of the Heritage Open Days initiative spend a day exploring Trerice with no entry fee. ...

10thSep
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First Class Dining Trains on the Bodmin & Wenford Railway 10th Sep 2017

Why not treat your partner, family or friends to a meal with a difference on board our First Class steam-hauled dining train?

10thSep
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Songs for Shamrock with the Polperro Fishermen's Choir

Sunday 10 September, 6-9pm

Join us for an evening to celebrate and support Shamrock, the beloved 1899 Tamar...

11thSep
through to
15thSep
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'Cyrano de Bergerac' at the Minack Theatre

- by Edmond Rostand, adapted by Glyn Maxwell
- presented by Theatre In The Square
- performances September 11 to...

12thSep
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MURDER MYSTERY EVENING on the Bodmin and Wenford Railway

Solve a murder mystery whilst enjoying a steam train journey through the beautiful Cornish countryside.

Watch and...

14thSep
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Morning Music at the Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden

Join us for a beautiful live musical event and experience the unique environment of the Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture...

18thSep
through to
22ndSep
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'Patience' at the Minack Theatre

- by W.S. Gilbert and A Sullivan
- presented by Cambridge University G. & S. Society
- performances September 18...

22ndSep
through to
24thSep
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China Clay Gala at the Bodmin and Wenford Railway

Visit Bodmin and Wenford Railway over this special weekend to celebrate Cornish railway history. You'll find two historic...

23rdSep
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'Natalie Haynes: Stand Up Classicist' at the Minack Theatre

Natalie Haynes is a writer and broadcaster. She writes for the Guardian, and the Independent. Her first novel, The Amber Fury,...

23rdSep
through to
24thMay
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Great British Country Apple weekend at Cotehele

Saturday 23 September - Sunday 24 September, 10amm-4.30pm

Working with Miss Ivy Events this festive weekend...

26thSep
through to
29thSep
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'Hansel & Gretel' at the Minack Theatre

- by Humperdinck
- presented by Pop-Up Opera
- performances September 26 & 29 at 7.30pm and September 28 at 2pm

27thSep
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Cornish High Tea by Steam on the Bodmin and Wenford Railway

Enjoy a high tea of locally sourced produce served at your seat in our first class dining train.

On 14th June and...

30thSep
through to
1stOct
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The Minack Proms

- presented by Mount Charles Band and friends
- performances September 30 & Oct 1 at 7.30pm and October 1 at 2pm

1stOct
through to
22ndOct
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Steam and Cream Train on Bodmin and Wenford Railway

1st, 15th and 22nd October

Enjoy the live music of the Pennyroyal Jazz Band together with the sight sound and...

8thOct
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First Class Dining Trains on the Bodmin & Wenford Railway

Why not treat your partner, family or friends to a meal with a difference on board our First Class steam-hauled dining train?

14thOct
through to
7thJan
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Rebecca Warren at the Tate St Ives

Rebecca Warren's first major UK solo exhibition opens the new Tate St Ives.

A significant British artist,...

14thOct
through to
7thJan
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Modern Art and St Ives

Explore the history of modern art in St Ives with our new display

For the first time, Tate will be able to...

21stOct
through to
28thOct
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Trick or Treasure? at Pirate's Quest

Spooky fun for all the family throughout October Half Term! ...

21stOct
through to
27thOct
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Shriek Week - October Half Term at Flambards

For a sparkling and spooky family day out this October half term make sure to visit Flambards. All the rides and attractions are...

21stOct
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'The Tempest': a coast path run from The Minack Theatre

The Tempest : A 10 miles trail head torch run along the stunning Cornish coast path starting and finishing in the dramatic...

21stOct
through to
29thOct
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Halloweek at Lappa Valley Steam Railway

Join us for a host of family friendly Halloween themed activities.
...

21stOct
through to
29thOct
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The Owl Prowl at Paradise Park

The ‘Owl Prowl’ trail is sure to give you goose bumps as you explore the grounds of the Park hunting out the clues about...

21stOct
through to
27thOct
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Hair Raising Halloween Half Term at Land's End

Beware of ghoulish goings-on and spooky shenanigans in a land steeped in mystery and legend. Explore our free Halloween Craft...

23rdOct
through to
27thOct
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Haunted Half Term at Pendennis Castle

Shiver me timbers! Discover terrifying tales of Pendennis’ piratical past and embark on a bone chilling quest to find the...

25thOct
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MURDER MYSTERY EVENING on the Bodmin and Wenford Railway

DATE 25th October

Solve a murder mystery whilst enjoying a steam train journey through the beautiful Cornish...

25thOct
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October Firework Spectacular at Flambards!

Watch the sky light up above Flambards! Enjoy a full day out at the park followed by our Firework Spectacular and great family...

26thOct
through to
27thOct
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Spooky Halloween Tours at Pendennis Castle

A terrifying treat just for Halloween!

Join us on an eerie evening tour for an after-hours journey back into the...

27thOct
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Twilight Teen Terror Tours at Pirate's Quest!

As the sun sets join our crew for a scare experience especially for teens. ...

27thOct
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Fright Night - Adults Only Scare Event at Pirate's Quest!

After the sell out event in 2016 - 2017 will see the return of Fright Nights at Pirate's Quest - a terrifying Adult's Only Scare...

27thOct
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Halloween Disco at Paradise Park

The popular Halloween Disco returns from 3-6pm on Friday 27th October with fancy dress competition, spooky food and pumpkin...

28thOct
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29thOct
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Half Price and Kids Go FREE on the Bodmin and Wenford Railway

28th & 29th October - 6 trains each day.
Come and join us for our traditional event end the main season. ALL TRAVEL at...

3rdDec
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23rdDec
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First Class FESTIVE Dining Trains on the Bodmin & Wenford Railway

Why not treat your partner, family or friends to a Christmas meal with a difference on board our First Class steam-hauled dining...

16thDec
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17thDec
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Nadelik Lowen - Cornish Christmas

Enjoy Christmas the Cornish way with fireside tales, traditional dancing, mulled wine, mince pies, carol singing and crafts in...

31stDec
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Winter Steam Up at the Bodmin and Wenford Railway

Enjoy our Annual Winter Steam Up on the 31st December with three locomotives in steam and an intensive timetable of ten...

20thJan
through to
7thMay
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Virginia Woolf at Tate St Ives

The life and writings of English author Virginia Woolf will be the focal point of our exhibition of women artists since the...

26thMay
through to
9thSep
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Patrick Heron at Tate St Ives

Patrick Heron, one of Cornwall’s most acclaimed artists, will be celebrated in this first retrospective of his work at Tate St...

29thSep
through to
13thJan
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Nashashibi/Skaer at Tate St Ives

Contemporary British artists Rosalind Nashashibi and Lucy Skaer will premiere in the UK an ambitious new 16mm film that retraces...

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