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Museum Trail

25th-31st May 2022

Venue: National Maritime Museum,

Address: Discovery Quay, Port Pendennis, Falmouth,

Website: www.nmmc.co.uk

Cuddly crabs are hidden around the Museum. Find them all to win a prize

Outdoor Events

Bude and Stratton Folk Festival

27th-30th May 2022

Venue: Bude

Website: https://www.budefolkfest.com/

Events to be confirmed

Theatre & Cinema

Calvino Nights

27th-27th May 2022

Venue: The Lost Gardens of Heligan

Website: www.heligan.com

Outdoor theatre performance for ages 8 and over with an ensemble of showmen, tricksters, song makers and fire-players

Outdoor events

Fistral Beach Clean

28th-28th May 2022

Venue: Fistral Beach

Website: www.facebook.com/fistralbeachclean

Meet below the café at South Fistral or at the top of the steps leading to the beach at 8:45 for a 9am start. All equipment is provided. Under 18s to be accompanied by an adult

Green Man Festival

28th-29th May 2022

Venue: Mount Edgcumbe Country Park

Address: Cremyll, Torpoint

Website: www.mountedgcumbe.gov.uk

Free family event (parking charges apply). Entertainment fairground rides and refreshments

Half Term at the Eden Project

28th May-5th June 2022

Venue: Eden Project

Address: Bodelva, Par

Website: www.edenproject.com

Follow an interactive Create-a-Buzz trail and be inspired to create your own bee-friendly garden, get gardening tips and pick up a free family pack full of pollinator friendly games to mark the launch...

Heligan Wild Week

28th May-6th June 2022

Venue: The Lost Gardens of Heligan

Address: Pentewan, ST Austell

Website: www.heligan.com

Rediscover your wild side, restore your survival skills and enjoy outdoor play

Outdoor Events

Launceston Steam and Vintage Rally

28th-30th May 2022

Venue: Launceston

Website: https://www.facebook.com/launcestonsteamrally/

Events to be confirmed

May Half Term at Flambards

28th May-5th June 2022

Venue: Flambards

Address: Helston, Cornwall

Website: www.flambards.co.uk

May half term fun

Opening of Sooty Land

28th May-5th June 2022

Venue: Crealy Theme Park and Resort

Address: Sidmouth Road, Exeter,

Website: www.crealy.co.uk

New area at Crealy. 4 new rides, 15 attractions and family shops opening from 28th May 2022

Water Safety Weekend

28th-29th May 2022

Venue: National Maritime Museum,

Address: Discovery Quay, Port Pendennis, Falmouth,

Website: www.nmmc.co.uk

Demonstrations, games and learn the techniques that can keep you safe in the water as well as finding out more abou the RNLI

Theatre & Cinema

Awful Auntie

30th-31st May 2022

Venue: Penlee Park Open Air Theatre

Address: Morrab Road, Penzance

Website: www.penleeparktheatre.com

Open air theatre performance of David Walliams' story

Arts and Crafts

Kids and Big Kids Flower Crown Workshop

30th-30th May 2022

Venue: Bedruthan

Address: Mawgan Porth,

Website: www.bedruthan.com/events

Create a beautiful flower crown to wear or keep

Make and Take

30th May-5th June 2022

Venue: National Maritime Museum,

Address: Discovery Quay, Port Pendennis, Falmouth,

Website: www.nmmc.co.uk

Put your craft skills to the challenge and deisng your own rock pool

May Half Term at Camel Creek - Circus Week

30th May-5th June 2022

Venue: Camel Creek

Address: Tredinnick, Wadebridge

Website: www.camelcreek.co.uk

Workshops and walk around performances

Arts and Crafts

May half term family craft activities

30th May-4th June 2022

Venue: Bedruthan

Address: Mawgan Porth,

Website: www.bedruthan.com/events

Daily family craft sessions with painting, collage or textile activities. See the website for details.

The Rock Pool Project

30th May-3rd June 2022

Venue: National Maritime Museum,

Address: Discovery Quay, Port Pendennis, Falmouth,

Website: www.nmmc.co.uk

At intervals throughout the day - learn and uncover mre abou the sea life in the Cornish waters

Bodmin Keep: Bushcraft & Survival Skills

31st May-1st June 2022

Venue: Bodmin Keep

Website: https://bodminkeep.org/event/5177/

Learn how to start a fire using everyday materials in survival situations with retired military personnel from Footsteps of Discovery.

Bodmin Keep: Curator's Curiosities

31st-31st May 2022

Venue: Bodmin Keep

Website: https://bodminkeep.org/event_cat/events/

Get up close to some curious objects and find out about their stories in short family-friendly chats

Bodmin Keep: Keep Calm and Crochet Family Session

31st-31st May 2022

Venue: Bodmin Keep

Website: https://bodminkeep.org/event/keep-calm-and-crochet-family-friendly-workshops/

Join Zillah to learn the basics of crochet in small groups. Have a go at making your own dish cloth from string to take home! Suitable for beginners. FREE sessions at: 1pm – 1:40pm, 1:50 – 2:30pm,...

Bodmin Keep: Make Do and Mend Display

31st May-2nd June 2022

Venue: Bodmin Keep

Website: https://bodminkeep.org/event_cat/events/

Explore how making do with limited rations became a way of life for those on the Home Front during wartime and links to sustainability today.

Bodmin Keep: Wartime Beauty Hacks

31st-31st May 2022

Venue: Bodmin Keep

Website: https://bodminkeep.org/event/wartime-beauty-hacks/

Explore wartime beauty hacks with Bodmin hair and make-up artist Carolyn Maddox! Learn about the creative ways women met their beauty needs during shortages in the Second World War.

Jubilee Activities at Royal Cornwall Museum

31st May-4th June 2022

Venue: Royal Cornwall Museum,

Address: River Street, Truro

Website: www.royalcornwallmuseum.org.uk

Showcase of a special Jubilee case, commemorating Her Majesty The Queen and her 70 year reign. Free with admission or an annual pass, free entry for under 18s. Lantern Workshop - 2nd and 3rd June

Knights' Tournament at Pendennis Castle

31st May-2nd June 2022

Venue: Pendennis Castle

Website: www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/pendennis-castle/events

Immerse yourself in medieval life, meet people from the Middle Ages and witness life at camp and watch rival knights compete

Theatre & Cinema

Matilda The Musical Jr

31st May-2nd June 2022

Venue: Sterts Theatre

Address: Sterts, Liskeard

Website: www.sterts.co.uk

Adaptation of Roald Dahl's classic story

May Half Term events at Bodmin Keep

31st May-4th June 2022

Venue: Bodmin Keep

Address: The Keep, Bodmin

Website: https://bodminkeep.org/event_cat/events/

Events throughout the week - see further details in the events listings below

May half-term jubilee at Antony

31st May-3rd June 2022

Venue: Antony House

Address: Torpoint

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/830634338069049/830634351402381/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22mechanism%22%3A%22discovery_top_tab%22%2C%22surface%22%3A%22bookmark%22%7D]%2C%22ref_notif_type%22%3Anull%7D

Join in with the regal festivitities this May half term with a raising of the flag ceremony, jubilee party bags and a picnic garden party. Raising of the flag ceremony at 1pm every day.

Outdoor events

Par Inflatable Theme Park

31st May-1st June 2022

Venue: Britannia Inn and Waves Restaurant

Address: St Austell Road, Par

Website: www.facebook.com/inflatablethemeparkscornwall/events

Unlimited access to 11 large inflatables. Under 5's inflatable area. £6 per child and £1 per child. Additional costs for hook a duck, food and trampolines

Theatre & Cinema

Sing-A Long-A: The Greatest Showman

31st-31st May 2022

Venue: Hall for Cornwall

Address: Back Quay, Truro

Website: www.hallforcornwall.co.uk

Sing-a-long showing of the much loved film

Bodmin Keep: Make a Lavendar Bag

1st-1st June 2022

Venue: Bodmin Keep

Website: https://bodminkeep.org/event_cat/events/

During wartime people often made gifts for one another because of shortages. Have a go at making your own lavender bag from fabric scraps!

Jubilee Celebrations in Truro

1st-5th June 2022

Venue: Truro

Website: www.visittruro.org.uk

1st June - Royal Walk. 2nd June - children's fairground rides, Trooping the Colour, Platinum Jubilee Parade. 3rd June - Fairground rides. 4th June - Farmer's Market Jubilee Market, hobbyist day, storytelling....

Theatre & Cinema

Twirlywoos

1st-2nd June 2022

Venue: Hall for Cornwall

Address: Back Quay, Truro

Website: www.hallforcornwall.co.uk

Expect mischief, music and plenty of suprises as the Twirlywoos set sail in their big red boat

All Day Jubilee Celebration - Port Isaac

2nd-2nd June 2022

Venue: Port Isaac Village Hall

Address: Port Isaac

Website: www.portisaacvillagehall.co.uk

Breakfast, a Jubilee cake competition, children's jubilee crafts and games, treasure hunt, food and shanties

Bodmin Keep: Paper Making

2nd-2nd June 2022

Venue: Bodmin Keep

Website: https://bodminkeep.org/event_cat/events/

Paper was in short supply during the Second World War and salvage encouraged the recycling of materials to help the war effort. Learn how to make your own piece of paper with their friendly team.

Bodmin Keep: Problem Solving Challenge

2nd-2nd June 2022

Venue: Bodmin Keep

Website: https://bodminkeep.org/event/active-plus-challenges/

Meet Active Plus, who use the skills, experience and expertise of injured and retired military veterans to deliver unique activities. Put your problem solving and communication skills to the test and discover...

Jubilee Celebrations at Callington

2nd-5th June 2022

Venue: Callington

Website: www.callington-tc.gov.uk

Visit the Callington Town Council website and Facebook for more information which is due to be announced shortly

Jubilee Celebrations at Falmouth

2nd-5th June 2022

Venue: Falmouth

Website: www.falmouth.co.uk

2nd June - Beacon lighting at Pendennis Castle, 3rd June - Jubilee Parade Through Town, 4th June - Falmouth Street Party. 5th June - Jubilee Picnic in the Park. Visit the website for a full schedule and...

Jubilee Specials at Bodmin and Wenford Railway

2nd-5th June 2022

Venue: Bodmin and Wenford Railway

Website: www.bodminrailway.co.uk

Enjoy a Right Royal Bunch aboard a steam tran. Visit the website for more details and to book.

Platinum Jubilee Celebration - Petticoats and Rockabillies

2nd-2nd June 2022

Venue: The Castle Lawn, Bude

Website: www.visitbude.info

All day free entertainment on the lawn with 1950s music and family fun. Live music, entertainment, face painting, circus, lawn games, craft tables and more

Platinum Jubilee Events at Torpoint

2nd-5th June 2022

Venue: Torpoint

Website: www.torpointtowncouncil.gov.uk

Thursday 2nd - Beacon Lighting, Friday 3rd - Platinum Jubilee Festival at Thanckes Park, a free fun packed da for families with children's entertainment, bouncy castle, stalls, fireworks and more. 5th...

Platinum Jubilee Events in Padstown

2nd-5th June 2022

Venue: Padstow

Website: www.padstow-tc.gov.uk/queens-platinum-jubilee-celebrations

2nd June - Beacon lighting events, 4th June - family fun day with music, children's crafts, games, facepainting and more. 5th June - The Big Lunch and Well Parc - Trevone

Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations in Newquay

2nd-5th June 2022

Venue: Newquay

Website: www.visitnewquay.org

2nd June - Lighting of the Beacon. 5th June - The Big Jubilee Lunch on the Killacourt with live music and garden games - bring your own picnic lunch. See the website for a full schedule of events

The Great Estate

2nd-5th June 2022

Venue: Scorrier House

Address: Redruth

Website: www.greatestate.co.uk

Family friendly festival featuring Manic Street Preachers, Craig Charles Funk and Soul Club , the Royal Garden Games and more

Outdoor Events

The Great Estate Festival

2nd-5th June 2022

Venue: Scorrier House

Address: Scorrier

Website: https://www.greatestatefestival.co.uk/

Family friendly music and arts festival

Wadebridge Queen's Platinum Jubilee weekend

2nd-5th June 2022

Venue: Wadebridge

Website: www.wadebridge-tc.gov.uk

2nd June - Proms in the Park and other activities, 3rd June - Community Day at Jubilee Park including forest school, circus skills, craft workshops, fairground rides and more. 4th June - carnival fun day...

Bodmin Keep: Jubilee Crowns, Paper Chains and Competition

3rd-3rd June 2022

Venue: Bodmin Keep

Website: https://bodminkeep.org/event/jubilee-crowns-paper-chains-and-competition/

Join their friendly team and make your own Jubilee crown and paper chains to take home. Pose in your regal crown and enter the competition!

Jubilee Crowns, Paper Chains and Competition at Bodmin Keep

3rd-3rd June 2022

Venue: Bodmin Keep,

Address: The Keep, Bodmin,

Website: www.bodminkeep.org

Make your own Jubilee crown and paper chains to take home. Pse in your regal crown and enter the competition.

Bodmin Keep: Make A Seedling Pot

4th-4th June 2022

Venue: Bodmin Keep

Website: https://bodminkeep.org/event_cat/events/

During wartime people reduced, reused and recycled wherever possible. Make your own biodegradable seedling pot from newspaper to take home.

Bodmin Keep: Make Do and Mend Display

4th-4th June 2022

Venue: Bodmin Keep

Website: https://bodminkeep.org/event_cat/events/

Explore how making do with limited rations became a way of life for those on the Home Front during wartime and links to sustainability today.

Community Fun Day

4th-4th June 2022

Venue: Heartlands

Address: Robinson's Shaft, Dudnance Lane

Website: www.heartlandscornwall.com

Free entry. Live music, food, fairground rides, market stalls and more. Some activities carry a small fee

Theatre & Cinema

The Girl & The Dragon

4th-4th June 2022

Venue: St Day Old Church

Address: Church Street, St Day, Redruth

Website: www.stdayoldchurch.org

Fantastical show featuring Toral on the adventure of a lifetime to fight a great and terrible dragon

Jubilee Picnic In The Park in Camborne

5th-5th June 2022

Venue: Camborne Recreation Ground

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/966468333935410/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%7D]%7D

Lawn games as well as Jubilee themed entertainment and food and drink caterers which can be enjoyed in the sunshine or you can bring your own picnic.

May half-term jubilee at Antony

5th-5th June 2022

Venue: Antony House

Address: Torpoint

Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/830634338069049/830634351402381/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22mechanism%22%3A%22discovery_top_tab%22%2C%22surface%22%3A%22bookmark%22%7D]%2C%22ref_notif_type%22%3Anull%7D

Join in with the regal festivitities this May half term with a raising of the flag ceremony, jubilee party bags and a picnic garden party. Raising of the flag ceremony at 1pm every day.

Outdoor events

Paws in the Park - Jubilee Picnic and Fun Dog Show

5th-5th June 2022

Venue: Hayle Recreation Ground

Website: www.nawt.org.uk

Organised by the National Animal Welfare Trust - Cornwall . Brings a blanket and a picnic and celebrate the Jubilee with dogs.

Outdoor Events

Royal Cornwall Show

9th-11th June 2022

Venue: Royal Cornwall Showground

Address: http://www.royalcornwallshow.org/

Website: www.royalcornwallshow.org

Return of the Royal Cornwall Show for 2022 with activities for all the family

Hayle Summer Carnival

11th-11th June 2022

Venue: Recreation Ground

Address: Hayle

Website: www.facebook.com/haylecarnival

Themed - 70 years, past present and future. Music, dancing and singing

Theatre & Cinema

The Airfish Circus Summer Spectacular

11th-11th June 2022

Venue: Penlee Park Open Air Theatre

Address: Morrab Road, Penzance

Website: www.penleeparktheatre.com

Airfish Circus bring their freewheeling festival antics to Penlee Park with aerial acrobatics, jugglers and clowns.

Theatre & Cinema

The Power Pickle: Science Adventures

11th-11th June 2022

Venue: The Old Library

Address: Bodmin

Website: www.intobodmin.co.uk

Suitable for ages 5+

Open Farm Sunday

12th-12th June 2022

Venue: Various locations

Website: www.farmsunday.org

The annual family firendly farm open days return for 2022. Activities will vary per location, check the Farm Sunday website for more details

Open Farm Sunday: Cottage Farm, Jacobstow

12th-12th June 2022

Venue: Cottage Farm

Address: Jacobstow

Website: www.farmsunday.org

Family friendly farm open day - see the website for more details

Open Farm Sunday: Tregullas Farm

12th-12th June 2022

Venue: Tregullas Farm

Address: Nr Helston

Website: www.farmsunday.org

Family friendly farm open day - see the website for more details

3 Wishes Fairy Festival

17th-17th June 2022

Venue: Mount Edgcumbe Country Park

Address: Cremyll, Torpoint

Website: www.fairyfestival.co.uk

3 days and nights of camping, glamping and live music. 100 free workshops and talks included in the ticket price. Under 7s go free

Outdoor Events

Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival

17th-19th June 2022

Venue: Falmouth

Website: https://www.falmouthseashanty.co.uk/

Events to be confirmed

Outdoor Events

Golowan Festival

17th-17th June 2022

Venue: Penzance

Website: http://www.golowanfestival.org/

Events to be confirmed

Charlestown Food Festival

18th-18th June 2022

Venue: Charlestown

Website: www.facebook.com/charlestownfoodfest

Kids hands-on activities, kids yoga, food and drink sessions and tastings, craft and beach school sessions, pirate scavenger hunt and more

Outdoor Events

Murdoch Day

18th-18th June 2022

Venue: Redruth

Website: http://www.visitredruth.co.uk/Murdoch_Day_3172.aspx

Redruth's annual celebration of William Murdoch with a programme of events including children's activities, entertainment, a street market and more

Outdoor events

Rainbow Run Cornwall 2022

18th-18th June 2022

Venue: RAF St Mawgan

Address: Newquay

Website: www.chsw.org.uk/event/group/rainbow-run

Run, skip, jog or walk through the different paint stations. Suitable for adults and children aged 5+

Theatre & Cinema

Science Adventures: The Power Pickle

18th-18th June 2022

Venue: St Day Old Church

Address: Church Street, St Day, Redruth

Website: www.stdayoldchurch.org

Fantastical show that explores science with fun and accessible adventure stories

Steam Weekend

18th-19th June 2022

Venue: Lappa Valley

Address: St Newlyn East, Newquay,

Website: www.lappavalley.co.uk

Steam powered event for Father's Day weekend. Visit the website to find out more

The Cameraman

18th-18th June 2022

Venue: Town Centre

Address: St Austell

Website: www.bashstreet.co.uk/tour-list-2022

Free event suitable for all ages. Songs, excitement and silent comedy

Family Dog Show and 2022 Family Dog Championship

19th-19th June 2022

Venue: Heartlands

Address: Robinson's Shaft, Dudnance Lane

Website: www.heartlandscornwall.com

Raffle prizes, lots of fun classes, stalls, food

Family Fun Day

19th-19th June 2022

Venue: Wheal Martyn Clay Works

Address: St Austell,

Website: www.wheal-martyn.com

Day of family fun including outdoor games, dance workshop, theatre performance, wildlife introductions, storytelling, tombola and much more

Lethytep Family Day

19th-19th June 2022

Venue: Lethytep

Address: Penadlake, Lanreath, Cornwall

Website: www.cornwallwildlifetrust.org.uk

Day filled with family friendly activities with lots of nature based fun for every member of the family.

Theatre & Cinema

Science Adventures: The Power Pickle

19th-19th June 2022

Venue: Penlee Park Open Air Theatre

Address: Morrab Road, Penzance

Website: www.penleeparktheatre.com

Fantastical show that explores science with fun and accessible adventure stories

Theatre & Cinema

The Firework Maker's Daughter

21st-21st June 2022

Venue: Minack Theatre

Address: Porthcurno

Website: www.minack.com

Lila dreams of becoming a firework-maker but first she must learn a dangerous secret. An enchanting operal for children for all ages

Theatre & Cinema

The Firework Maker's Daughter

23rd-23rd June 2022

Venue: Minack Theatre

Address: Porthcurno

Website: www.minack.com

Lila dreams of becoming a firework-maker but first she must learn a dangerous secret. An enchanting operal for children for all ages

Theatre & Cinema

Beatrix Potter's Tales of Peter Rabbit and Benjamin Bunny

25th-25th June 2022

Venue: Trelissick

Website: www.nationaltrust.org.uk/trelissick

New adaptation of Beatrix Potter's much-loved Tales of Peter Rabbit and Benjamin Bunny

Children's Day

25th-25th June 2022

Venue: Truro City Centre

Website: www.visittruro.org.uk

Mountain bike stunt show, stalls and craft activities, free yoga, dance and circus skills session, in-store activities and offers. Street entertinement and crazy golf

Outdoor events

Fistral Beach Clean

25th-25th June 2022

Venue: Fistral Beach

Website: www.facebook.com/fistralbeachclean

Meet below the café at South Fistral or at the top of the steps leading to the beach at 8:45 for a 9am start. All equipment is provided. Under 18s to be accompanied by an adult

Katie's Black Hole Adventure

25th-25th June 2022

Venue: The Old Library

Address: Bodmin

Website: www.intobodmin.co.uk

Show featuring fun, frolics, music fusion and little bit of science

Theatre & Cinema

The Firework Maker's Daughter

25th-25th June 2022

Venue: Minack Theatre

Address: Porthcurno

Website: www.minack.com

Lila dreams of becoming a firework-maker but first she must learn a dangerous secret. An enchanting operal for children for all ages

Caribbean Family Fun Day

26th-26th June 2022

Venue: Mount Edgcumbe Country Park

Address: Cremyll, Torpoint

Website: www.missivyevents.co.uk

Children's entertainment, Caribbean street food, children's entertainment, steel pan band and more

Outdoor events

Carribbean Family Fun Day

26th-26th June 2022

Venue: Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park

Address: Cremyll, Torpoint, Cornwall, PL10 1HZ

Website: www.missivyevents.com

Childrens entertainment, food and drink stalls, live music and dance and drum workshops. £5 online, under 12s free. Tickets on the gate £7.

Mevagissey Feast Week

26th June-1st July 2022

Venue: Mevagissey

Website: www.mevagisseyfeastweek.org.uk

Exhibitions, family activities, entertainment, food and much more

Open Farm Sunday - Cornhill Farm

26th-26th June 2022

Venue: Cornhill Farm

Address: Higher Kelhelland, Camborne,

Website: www.trybooking.co.uk/blwd

Free entry but book online. Meet the hens, see the crops and farm machinery and enjoy a farm walk, tractor trailer ride, pond dipping and meet the baby anials

Theatre & Cinema

The Sea Show

26th-26th June 2022

Venue: Penlee Park Open Air Theatre

Address: Morrab Road, Penzance

Website: www.penleeparktheatre.com

Quirky and hilarious mix of puppet show, natural history and comedy cabaret

Theatre & Cinema

The Firework Maker's Daughter

27th-27th June 2022

Venue: Minack Theatre

Address: Porthcurno

Website: www.minack.com

Lila dreams of becoming a firework-maker but first she must learn a dangerous secret. An enchanting operal for children for all ages

Theatre & Cinema

The Firework Maker's Daughter

29th-29th June 2022

Venue: Minack Theatre

Address: Porthcurno

Website: www.minack.com

Lila dreams of becoming a firework-maker but first she must learn a dangerous secret. An enchanting operal for children for all ages

Outdoor Events

Mousehole Sea, Salts and Sail Festival

1st-3rd July 2022

Venue: Mousehole

Website: http://www.seasalts.co.uk/

Events to be confirmed

Theatre & Cinema

The Firework Maker's Daughter

1st-1st July 2022

Venue: Minack Theatre

Address: Porthcurno

Website: www.minack.com

Lila dreams of becoming a firework-maker but first she must learn a dangerous secret. An enchanting operal for children for all ages

Outdoor Events

Cornwall Balloon Festival

2nd-3rd July 2022

Venue: TBC

Website: https://www.facebook.com/CornwallBalloonFiesta

Balloons and other entertainment

Theatre & Cinema

The Girl & The Dragon

2nd-2nd July 2022

Venue: Solskinn- The Church

Address: Falmouth

Website: www.falmouthcringe.com

Part of 'The Falmouth Cringe' comedy festival. Fantastical storytelling show following hero Toral on the adventure of a lifetime

Theatre & Cinema

The Piskie In The Garden

2nd-2nd July 2022

Venue: St Day Old Church

Address: Church Street, St Day, Redruth

Website: www.stdayoldchurch.org

Mixture of puppets, music and storytelling in this one-man show

Theatre & Cinema

Shaken Not Stirred: The Improvised James Bond Film

3rd-3rd July 2022

Venue: The Cornish Bank

Address: 34 Church Street, Falmouth

Website: www.falmouthcringe.com

Part of 'The Falmouth Cringe comedy festival. Family friendly improvised comedy show in the style of the world's favourite spy

Theatre & Cinema

Tales From The Trees

3rd-3rd July 2022

Venue: Penlee Park Open Air Theatre

Address: Morrab Road, Penzance

Website: www.penleeparktheatre.com

Puppetry, storytelling, live music and comedy with a theme that embraces natural history, folklore and ecololgy

Penzance Literary Festival

6th-9th July 2022

Venue: Penzance

Website: https://www.pzlitfest.co.uk/

Events to be confirmed

Outdoor Events

Tropical Pressure Festival

15th-17th July 2022

Venue: Mount Pleasant Eco Park, Porthtowan

Website: https://www.tropicalpressure.co.uk/

Family friendly live music, food dance and culture event.

Outdoor events

Woolsery Show

25th-25th July 2022

Venue: Woolsery

Address: Clovelly

Website: https://www.woolseryshow.org.uk/

Livestock, exhibits, crafts, local foods, hounds, vintage machinery and more. £10 admission, children £3, under 5's free.

St Endellion Summer Music Festival

26th July-5th August 2022

Venue: St Endellion

Website: https://endellionfestivals.org.uk/

Events to be confirmed

Outdoor Events

Launceston Agricultural Show

28th-28th July 2022

Venue: Launceston Agricultural Show

Website: https://www.launcestonshow.co.uk/

Outdoor

Rock Oyster Festival

29th-31st July 2022

Venue: Cornwall

Website: www.rockoysterfestival.co.uk

Return of the family friendly music festival, this year featuring Laura Mvul, Happy Mondays, Passenger, Jade Bird, a Huey Morgan DJ set as well as cooking demonstrations and family activities

Theatre & Cinema

Little Women

1st-1st August 2022

Venue: Minack Theatre

Address: Porthcurno

Website: www.minack.com

A musical version of the story of the March sisters, aspiring writing Jo, traditional Meg, ambitious Amy and sweet-natured Beth, whose dreams and struggles have enchanted generations of children

Outdoor Events

Cornish Pasty Fly-in & Kernow Kapers Fun Day

13th-13th August 2022

Venue: Bodmin Airfield

Address: Bodmin

Website: https://www.bodminairfield.com/events/pasty-ice-cream-fly-in/

Watch aircraft fly in from all over the UK. All are welcome, food and beverages available

Outdoor events

Ice Cream & Bubbles Festival

13th-13th August 2022

Venue: Royal Cornwall Events Centre

Address: Whitecross, Wadebridge

Website: www.missivyevents.com

Huge selection of ice-creams from a array of ice-cream sellers, including vegan and gluten free. Entertainment to include bubble shows, bouncy castles, circus workshops, street food, gift stalls, live...

Outdoor Events

Fowey Royal Regatta and Carnival Week

14th-20th August 2022

Venue: Fowey

Website: https://foweyregatta.co.uk/

Details to be confirmed

Monsters of the Deep

1st-1st January 2023

Venue: National Maritime Museum Cornwall,

Address: Discovery Quay, Port Pendennis, Falmouth

Website: www.nmmc.co.uk

Exhibition discover the mosnters and myths that lurk below the water

Art Adventurers Town Trail

Venue: Tate St Ives

Address: Porthmeor Beach,, Cornwall, TR26 1TG

Website: https://www.tate.org.uk/whats-on/tate-st-ives/tour/art-adventurers-town-trail

Are you ready for an art adventure in St Ives? As you follow our map around the town, learn about the artists that lived and worked here. Get busy on the beach making marks, explore a hidden garden and...

China Clay in Your Everyday

Venue: Wheal Martyn Clay Works

Address: St Austell, PL26 8BG.

Website: www.wheal-martyn.com

Family Friendly exhibition - explore how much kaolin you interact with on a daily basis

Dinosaur Quiz Trail

Venue: Paradise Park

Address: Trelissick Road, Hayle,

Website: www.paradisepark.org.uk

In between meeting the birds in the avaries you can explore the grounds on your own dinosaur expedition. Search for the dinosaurs and their eggs, answer all the questions and be rewarded with a special...

Echoes of the Past Exhibition

Venue: Wheal Martyn Clay Works

Address: St Austell,

Website: www.wheal-martyn.com

Outdoor exhibition featuring historic photographs from Wheal Martyn's archive. Visitors are encouraged to write and send in their own poetry around Clay Country. Free exhibition, normal museum admission...

Holiday Art Challenge

Venue: Tate St Ives

Address: St Ives, Cornwall, TR26 1TG

Website: https://www.tate.org.uk/whats-on/tate-st-ives/workshop/holiday-art-challenge

Pick up a challenge card and pencil, get exploring the galleries and have some fun. Will you become a Performance Poet, Map Maker, Shape Shifter or create a Window Wonder? Free with admission, Tate Membership...

Ice skating at Eden Project

Venue: Eden Project

Address: Bodelva , Par

Website: www.edenproject.com/visit/whats-on/world-pasty-championships-2022

Bookable slots avaialble with sessions to choose from to suit all ages and abilities

Ice Skating at Eden Project

Venue: Eden Project

Address: Bodelva, Par

Website: www.edenproject.com

Ice rink for all ages. Slots available to book until 31st January at the time of going to press. Various session

Indoor Activities

Monsters of the Deep

Venue: National Maritime Museum Cornwall

Address: Discovery Quay, Falmouth,

Website: https://nmmc.co.uk/monsters-of-the-deep/

Explore the centuries-old myths and legends, when chance sightings and odd appearances led to tall tales of deep sea creatures in this interactive exhibition

Monsters Of The Deep

Venue: National Maritime Museum Cornwall

Address: Discovery Quay, Port Pendennis, Falmouth

Website: www.nmmc.co.uk

Exhibition focusing on legends, folklore and modern day science. Included in the admissions price

Reimagining Reality

Venue: Discovering 42

Address: Narisa Hall/Old Band Stand, Priory Park, Bodmin

Website: www.discovering42.co.uk

Interactive artworks crafter from waste materials that ignite curiosity in science and sustainability. Book in a bubble for 8 or fewer people. Book online

Arts & Crafts

The Art of Animation

Venue: The Art of Animation

Address: Falmouth Art Gallery, The Moor, Municipal Buildings, Falmouth

Website: www.falmouthartgallery.com/exhibition

Learn about what goes into the making of an animated film brinign together never-before-seen work form the companies behind films like The Gruffalo and Shaun the Sheep. Get involved with the workshops...

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Beacon Trail

Venue: Crantock, Liskeard, Maker With Rame, Newquay, Portreath, Saltash, Torpoint

Website: www.jubileebeacontrail.com

Free augmented reality story trail in and around town centres. Use your smartphone to discover characters along the route and take selfies and videos with them

Tunnel of Lights - Autumn Experience

Venue: Shipwreck Treasure Museum,

Address: Quay Road, Charlestown Rd, St Austell, PL25 3NJ

Website: www.shipwreckcharlestown.co.uk

Tickets include entry to the museum. Immersive frozen adventure throughthe Museum's underground tunnels. Enjoy thousands of lights and Arctic Soundscapes

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