Fal River Festival

21 May – 30 May

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The festival was established in 2006 and embraces the places, people, history, culture and industry connected to this very Cornish river. With its diverse mix of events taking place at dozens of locations around the water, the festival gives a real chance to engage with life on the river and

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Falmouth Street Food & Craft Ales Festival

27 May – 30 May


Enjoy views of Falmouth harbour from Events Square whilst tucking into some proper tasty food from some of Cornwall’s finest producers of street food and craft ales. Flow through our market stalls awash with the talents of local artists and craftsmen whilst soaking up the rhythmic beats from our live

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23 Things To Do With The Family This Half-Term


It can seem like a headache to try and keep everyone entertained over the holidays. So here’s a few ideas to get you started.. FRIDAY 1. Don’t Wake The Fish, the chilled, family-friendly weekend of music, arts, food and real ales at The Gurnard’s Head, near St Ives, takes place

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Culdrose Military Wives Choir aboard the King Harry Ferry

1 June


Culdrose Military Wives Choir aboard the King Harry Ferry in a ferry special concert. Military Wives Choirs provide a head-start for women in the military community to make new friends, connect with local communities and learn new skills in a fun and supportive environment. So come and enjoy their fantastic

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Flushing Arts Week

29th May – 3rd June


Flushing Arts Week Exhibition is getting more and more popular with both artists and the public with 34 artists exhibiting last year celebrating the 10th anniversary of Flushing Arts. Visitor numbers are up as well as sales so do not be disappointed as work sells quickly. Work again ranges from painting,

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Celebration of the Truro River Cruise

4 June


A fascinating cruise departing from Truro Town Quay exploring the creeks and rivers at the top of the Fal River. Departs: 5.30pm. Departing from Truro Town Quay, the celebration of the Truro River Cruise will take you on a magical journey to explore the upper reaches of the Fal River

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Royal Cornwall Show

9 June – 11 June


For three days each year the dedicated showground at Wadebridge is transformed into a living town, bustling with life, energy, agriculture, entertainment and trade. It is a significant event on the Cornish calendar with around 130,000 people attending. What happens? This has been Cornwall’s showcase since it was first held

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Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival

17 June – 19 – June


Expect over 50 shanty groups, 20 venues and 250 hours of shanty singing!  The town will be filled with music, singing and infused with a great community spirit! Groups coming from far and wide including Netherlands, France, USA and right across the UK. In the past the likes of  Fisherman’s

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Falmouth Classics Regatta

17 June – 19 June

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The camaraderie of the best Classic Boat Rallies comes to Falmouth. The three day event, Falmouth Classics, brings the competitors together in one area in close proximity to the Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival. Classic boats from many parts of the country, the continent and the local area take part in

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Pendennis Cup

27 June – 2 July

Pendennis cup 2016

The fifth edition of Pendennis Cup will take place in Falmouth from June 27 to July 2 2016. Organised by Pendennis Shipyard, the biennial event has become known as one of the most competitive regattas on the superyacht racing calendar. The event attracts a fleet of both modern and classic superyachts

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Up the Creek with Enterprise Boats

5 July


A trip to the parts of the Fal River other boat trips do not reach. Enjoy a cruise aboard Enterprise Boats with a commentary from Alan and Anne Cox. Take in parts of the Fal River that other boat trips don’t get too. All trips departs from Ponsharden Park and Float and

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23 July – 27 July

Watersports clubs involved in ZestiFALlow

The big new one! A celebration of Falmouth’s healthy outlook and lifestyle. ZestiFAL will showcase a whole range of different activities inviting the public to have a go. The town will be transformed with loads of activities, sports and initiatives all inviting people of all ages and abilities to take

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Flushing Regatta Week

23rd July – 31st July


This long established multi-class sailing regatta is a highlight of the village carnival week with activities both on and off the water. The weeks activities include a trawler race, swimming and rowing races, pet show, street market, quiz, boat trip, crab catching and finishing with the legendary carnival. There are events

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Falmouth Week

5 August – 14 August

Falmouth week 2016

Falmouth Week has grown into one of the largest sailing regattas in the South West with over 200 yachts racing over eight days along with a lively programme of shoreside events. The week event provides visitors the opportunity to enjoy the many daytime and evening attractions the town has to

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Falmouth Oyster Festival

13 October – 16 October

Falmouth Oyster Festival 2016

One of the highlights of staying in Falmouth during October is the opportunity to take in the delights of the Falmouth Oyster Festival which marks the start of the traditional dredging season. Over four days the heart of Falmouth is transformed into a vibrant hub of activity, as the town’s Events Square

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Falmouth Beer Festival

20 Oct – 22 Oct


Falmouth Beer Festival held from 20th to 22nd October 2016 at the Princess Pavilion features over 200 Real Ales, Ciders and Perrys plus great live entertainment.