Spring, Summer Autumn or Winter
Throughout the Year plenty to see and do
St. Piran's Day 5th March. Nearest Sunday walk across to the Oratory from Perranporth
Spring comes early to Cornwall. By Mid March the daffodils in the fields will be about to bloom. By mid May the cliffs tops in the far west of the County will be a blaze of bluebell. Over the next few weeks the burst of colour will spread westCornwall Theatre of Flowers. Spring Flower Show. Exhibits, and displays bringing a promise of what is to come in the County
Trevithick Day Camborne held on the last Saturday in April . A celebration both of Steam and of Richard Trevithick
Padstow Obby Oss Ist May
Daphne du Maurier Festival
In and around Fowey.
An Annual Festival of Literature and the Arts. Early May
Three Spires International Arts Festival, in and around Truro in late May and early June.
Royal Cornwall Show Wadebridge Early June
Golowan , Penzance Mid to late June
Mevagissey Feast Week Late June
Launceston Agricultural Show Always held on a Thursday in Late July
Falmouth Regatta Week. 1st or 2nd Week of August
Fowey Royal Regatta. Mid August
West of England Steam Engine Rally St Agnes Mid August
Looe Regatta Saturday of the Bank Holiday Weekend
St Ives Regatta Saturday of the Bank Holiday Weekend
Newlyn Fish Festival Bank Holiday Monday
Bude Jazz Festival Bank Holiday Week
Autumn in Cornwall is a time of reflection. A time of early morning mists. By late August the first golds of the Season will appear. Heather will be a mass of purple on the cliffs and Moors. By late September the Autumn colours will be at their peak, lingering through October and into November.
Men's County Gig Championships, Newquay
St Ives September Festival
From mid to late September
Callington Honey Fair Early October
Winter in Cornwall A time for log fires, bracing walks along beaches. Christmas a time for the family and a chance to wind down, to reflect, and hope for all the coming New Year brings forth.
Cornwall Film Festival (Thurs 16th Sat 19th November 2005)
Xmas Illuminations The villagers of Mousehole, like Padstow, and Newlyn
put on a spectacular display of Christmas Lights
New Year Eve Thousands flock to St Ives and Newquay to see in the New Year. Fancy dress is required if you don't wish to feel out of place. Watch the fireworks over the Harbour. Many other towns and villages in Cornwall also see in the New Year in their own particular way.
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