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What's On at Cornwall's Top Attractions

Our attractions hold exciting events and festivals throughout the year, giving you even more things to do in Cornwall. Our calendar is 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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11thFeb
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24thOct
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The Cornish Belle Steam & Cream Trains

Afternoon tea is a quintessential English tradition and where better to enjoy it than aboard the Cornish Belle. Expect a...

1stMar
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31stOct
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Out of the shadows at Lanhydrock

We're commemorating the 100th anniversary of women gaining a political voice through their right to vote by sharing the stories...

1stMar
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31stOct
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Out of the shadows at Lanhydrock

We're commemorating the 100th anniversary of women gaining a political voice through their right to vote by sharing the stories...

8thMar
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7thJan
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Titanic Stories

NATIONAL MARITIME MUSEUM CORNWALL proudly announces a major new exhibition,
TITANIC STORIES, which will examine the...

10thMar
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31stDec
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First World War: Dulce et Decorum est at Cotehele

Saturday 10 March - Monday 31 December, 11am-4pm

The final year of Cotehele's First World War exhibition...

11thMar
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28thOct
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Milling days at Cotehele mill

The millers grind organic wholemeal flour. You can watch the grinding and bagging on Thursdays and Sundays (water dependent) and...

26thMar
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31stOct
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Discover more on a free 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.

9thJun
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19thOct
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Painting Workshops at Cotehele with Peter Dolbear

Saturday 9 June and Friday 19 October, 10.30am-4pm

Join local artist Peter Dolbear for a painting workshop in the...

9thJun
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28thOct
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'Seasons of Change' in Cotehele Gallery

Saturday 9 June to Sunday 28 October, 11am-5pm

Cotehele Gallery exhibits and sells the work of West Country...

7thSep
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28thSep
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Film For Friday at Tate St Ives

Every Friday in September

Join us in this series of films with themes from the art work on display

16thSep
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27thSep
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Mega Book Sale

The Friends of Pencarrow will be hosting their ever-popular book sale in the Peacock Cafe. Bigger than ever before! 10.00am -...

26thSep
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High Tea on board the Cornish Belle

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

Trains depart at...

27thSep
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Halloween Murder Mystery

‘Murder at the Masquerade Ball’
Join us for an evening of murder, deception and intrigue!
Saturday 27th...

28thSep
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Motown Pirates

The Motown Pirates (so called because they ‘pirate’ well known songs and Motown them up a bit) formed in 2009 and have been...

28thSep
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Macmillan Coffee Morning

Join us at the Jail between 10am & noon on Friday 28th September for a fundraising coffee morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer...

29thSep
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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...

29thSep
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30thSep
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Grandparents' Weekend

More details to follow.
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29thSep
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Cornish Pro Wrestling

CPW presents another great evening of Pro Wrestling action as they return to Bodmin Jail on Saturday 29th September.
Come...

29thSep
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Proud Eden

Returning for its second year, the eagerly awaited Proud Eden is back for a celebration of LGBTQ arts and culture with an...

29thSep
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Tudor Banquet

It's 1573 and Sir John Arundell has invited you to a feast in his brand new mansion. The night will be filled with a three...

30thSep
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Family Fun Day

Join for a day of fun when the atmospheric Wheal Martyn grounds will be brought to life with an array of...

4thOct
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Fire Walk

Fire Walk Fundraising event for Cornwall Hospice Care
Thursday 4th October 6-9.30pm

Set yourself the...

6thOct
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Tate Collective Workshop: Introduction to the Nashashibi/Skaer exhibition

Introduction to the Nashashibi/Skaer exhibition from the Curatorial team - Sara Matson & Giles Jackson-Maffett. One of a series...

6thOct
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Eden's Beer Festival

Join us in a celebration of craft ales, cider and the very best in Cornish gin from 6pm on Saturday 6 October for our annual...

9thOct
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Toddle Tate at Tate St Ives

Second Tuesday of each month, except August, 10.00–11.00 and 11.30–12.30

Play, explore, create and...

11thOct
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The Collection Evening

The Collection A Fundraising Fashion Show
presents...
On THURS 11th October 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Join us for a...

12thOct
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Gilbert & Sullivan Evening

The Wandering Minstrels will be treating us to an evening of light-hearted songs and scenes from Gilbert & Sullivan comic...

12thOct
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South American Wine Tasting

South American Wine Tasting

Friday 12th October,
7pm arrival for 7.30pm sit-down.

Join...

20thOct
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2ndNov
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Halloween

We will be holding a spooktakular fortnight of family friendly activities all included in the ticket price. ...

20thOct
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28thOct
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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...

20thOct
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26thOct
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Fantastic Halloween Half Term

Beware of ghoulish goings-on and spooky shenanigans in a land steeped in mystery and legend at the westernmost point of...

20thOct
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28thOct
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Tate Create at Tate St Ives

Get creative and have some fabulous holiday fun at Tate Create this half term. Investigate materials, make art together and...

20thOct
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21stOct
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Autumn market at Cotehele


You'll find great local food and crafts at our first autumn market, with stalls selling everything from tasty Cornish...

20thOct
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4thNov
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Halloweden

Join us over two weeks (20 October – 4 November) for an all new Halloweden offer, as we invite you into a beautiful and...

20thOct
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28thOct
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Woodland Crowns

Excluding Monday 22 October. 10:30am - 4:30pm

Collect a willow crown from the garden entrance and decorate it...

20thOct
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28thOct
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Puptober

Join us at the Cornish Seal Sanctuary for our Puptober half-term event and become a rescue ranger. Come and learn all about the...

20thOct
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28thOct
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Haunting Hallowe’en Week at Cotehele Mill


Are you brave enough for all the spooky things going on at the mill this Hallowe’en?

The mill complex...

20thOct
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29thOct
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October Half Term - Trick or Treasure?

The bravest buccaneers must head to Pirate’s Quest in Newquay this October Half Term (20th – 29th October) for some fiendish...

20thOct
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28thOct
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Nocturnal Nature

Join us for a spooktacular week!

- Take part in our Nocturnal Nature trail and receive a special prize when...

22ndOct
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26thOct
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Hallowe’en half-term fun on Cotehele Quay


Have some spooky, creative fun on Cotehele Quay.

Monday and Thursday we're carving pumpkins (£3 per...

24thOct
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Halloween Firework Spectacular at Flambards!

Watch the sky light up above Flambards!

Enjoy a full day out at Flambards followed by our Firework Spectacular in...

26thOct
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Halloween Disco at Paradise Park

The popular Halloween Disco returns from 3-6pm on Friday 26th October with fancy dress competition, spooky food and pumpkin...

26thOct
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Fright Night at Pirate's Quest

Terrifying Sea Demons and monstrous creatures of the ocean are boarding Pirate’s Quest for Cornwall’s most-anticipated...

27thOct
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Tate Collective Workshop: Meet our Film Maker, and Emily Moseley, Marketing Officer Tate St Ives


One of a series of creative workshops for 15 - 25 year olds.

This series of Tate Collective Workshops,...

27thOct
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Little Monsters Ball

Calling all little monsters, don’t miss our Halloween party extravaganza on Saturday 27 October from 6pm till 9pm.

27thOct
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Kids Halloween Party

Saturday 27th October, noon to 4pm.
Join us for an afternoon of fun and frolics for all the family – fancy dress...

27thOct
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Fright night in Cotehele House


Explore the house in the dark and experience the spooky side of Cotehele.

Wander around atmospheric...

30thOct
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Fright Night: Murder Mystery

We've got a classic case of who dunnit on our hands...

Newquay Zoo have teamed up with Newquay Tretherras school...

30thOct
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Fright Night: Murder Mystery

We've got a classic case of who dunnit on our hands...

Newquay Zoo have teamed up with Newquay Tretherras school...

2ndNov
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Look Group Welcome at Tate St Ives

A welcome session for Look Group members from across Cornwall

Enjoy a series of conversations and talks with...

3rdNov
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Tate Collective Workshop: Make a film in a day

Creative moving image workshop; one of a series of creative workshops for 15 - 25 year olds.

This series of Tate...

3rdNov
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4thNov
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Steam Extravaganza - End of Season Celebration

Alongside all of our standard great attractions the end of season celebration will offer:
- Special intensive timetable...

10thNov
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11thNov
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Paranormal Conference

Join our Paranormal team and Resident Medium for an exploration of the supernatural, and visit the depths of Bodmin Jail for an...

10thNov
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11thNov
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Craft Fair

come along from 10am-4pm and enjoy the beautiful crafts for sale and delicious treats in the café. ...

13thNov
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Toddle Tate at Tate St Ives

Second Tuesday of each month, except August, 10.00–11.00 and 11.30–12.30

Play, explore, create and...

17thNov
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18thNov
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Pencarrow Christmas Fair

Fantastic food hall and the best craft producers in Cornwall to inspire you in time for Christmas.
10.30am - 4.30pm ...

17thNov
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Tate Collective Workshop: Production-roles, activity preparation and design session

Sat 17 Nov

With Assistant Curator: Liz Howell and Artist Specialist: Ali Roscoe; one of a series of creative...

18thNov
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Super Sunday at Tate St Ives

It’s gallery takeover time for families!
Get creative, investigate art, be messy, play with ideas and explore the...

23rdNov
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Christmas Tudor Banquet

It's 1573 and Sir John Arundell has invited you to a Christmas feast in his brand new mansion. The night will be filled with a...

24thNov
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U Studio Festival at Tate St Ives

A festival of art and artists, created by and for young people.

See the galleries in a new light with events,...

1stDec
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2ndDec
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SANTA’S GROTTO at Paradise Park

Make your child’s Christmas extra special with a visit to see Santa’s magical grotto!

From 12noon to 2pm...

1stDec
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22ndDec
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Christmas Party Nights

Sat 1st, Fri 7th & *Sat 8th, Fri 14th & Sat 15th, Fri 21st & Sat 22nd December – 7pm to midnight.
*Sat 8th SOLD...

2ndDec
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30thDec
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Christmas Evening & Lunch Dining

Sunday – Thursday Evening and Lunch throughout December
£20.00 – 2 course · £25.00 – 3 course
Booking...

7thDec
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8thDec
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Christmas Carols

Join us in the Drawing Room for an evening of carols and seasonal readings from Old Cornwall with the Washaway Gallery Choir. ...

8thDec
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A Closer Look at the Nashashibi/Skaer Exhibition: Tate St Ives

Special spotlight talks with curators, writers and guests

Taking place in front of the artworks, these special...

8thDec
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24thDec
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Santa Specials 2018

BOOKINGS OPEN SOON!

Visit our website for the latest information. ...

11thDec
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Toddle Tate at Tate St Ives

Second Tuesday of each month, except August, 10.00–11.00 and 11.30–12.30

Play, explore, create and...

15thDec
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6thJan
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The Red and White Quiz Trail at Paradise Park

Bring the family and join us this Christmas for The Red and White Quiz Trail from 15th December 2018 to 6th January 2019 and...

20thDec
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Murder Mystery Dinner

Join us for an evening of murder, deception and intrigue!
Thursday 20th December - 6.30pm arrival, starting 7pm -...

21stDec
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Christmas Tudor Banquet

It's 1573 and Sir John Arundell has invited you to a Christmas feast in his brand new mansion. The night will be filled with a...

25thDec
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Christmas Day Dining

Christmas Day Menu
Tuesday 25th December – £49.95 – 4 courses – served between noon & 4.30pm.
Dine in style...

27thDec
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4thJan
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Tate Create at Tate St Ives

Get creative and have some fabulous holiday fun at Tate Create this half term. Investigate materials, make art together and...

31stDec
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1stJan
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New Years Eve Party

New Years Eve – Buffet, Casino & Disco
Monday 31st December 2018, 7pm – 1am.
£35 per person
Dress to...

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