What’s On

        January & February 2017 include….

                        NT Cycle Trails, Lanhydrock Garden near Bodmin          

                        Ice Skating at the Eden Project until mid February

                        Lostwithiel Fortnightly Local Produce Market, Friday fortnightly, Lostwithiel Community Hall

                        Lostwithiel Antiques & Collector's Market, Friday fortnightly, Lostwithiel Community Hall‚Äč 

                        Hall for Cornwall 

                        Eden Project 


        February, Valentine's Supper's,  Lanhydrock House NT 

        February,  St Austell Arts Theatre 

        February 11-19th, 'StoryFest'  the Eden Project

        February,  Winter Tree Identification, Lanhydrock House NT


        March 5th, St Piran's Day

        March 4th,  World Pasty Championships, the Eden Project

        March 15th, Tregrehan Garden Open until 30th May, Wed to Sat; 10:30 – 5:00 pm  adults £7  

        March, Spring Garden Walks, Lanhydrock House National Trust


         April, Easter Egg Hunts at Lanhydrock Houise (NT), the Eden Project… 

         April 1st – 2nd, Cornwall Garden Society Spring Flower Show, Boconnoc (10m east of Tregrehan)

         April, Truro Art Culture and Music Festival    

         April 25th, Camborne Trevithick Day


        May 7th, Mt Edgecombe Hospice Charity afternoon – proceeds to hospice 1pm, Tregrehan Garden

        May 6-13th,  Fowey Festival of Words and Music

        May 6th, Helston Flora Day        


June 4th, Tregrehan Garden Rare Plant Fair. Sale & exhibition of rare plants by growers of the south-west, admission free, garden £5. Growers include: Tuckermarsh Gardens, Lower Kenneggy Nursery, Palm Traders, Barracott Plants, Mallorn Gardens, Desert to Jungle, Treraven Plants, Wall Cottage Nursery, Burncoose, Hidden Valley Gardens, Trewidden Nursery, Tretawn, Tregrehan Garden Nursery


        June, Looe festival by the sea

        June 8-10th,   Royal Cornwall Show, Wadebridge

        June 9th,  Looe Lugger Festival (a bi-annual festival)


        June, the Miracle Theatre returns to Tregrehan Garden

        June 24- 25th,  Tregrehan Hill Climb,  Truro & District Motor Club   

        June, Herbaceous Borders,  Lanhydrock House NT

        June 16th,  'Madness'  Eden Music Sessions

        June, tba,   Mevagissey Feast Week


        July 6th, Bryan Adams, Eden Music Sessions

        July, Liskeard & District Agricultural Show

        July, Antiques Fair, Lostwithiel

        July 27th-30th, Port Eliot Literary Festival, St Germans near Saltash

        July 28th-30th, Boconnoc Steam Fair,  Boconnoc House nr Lostwithiel 


        August, Beach Festivals at Watergate Bay-White Stuff Surf Relief Day…

        August 13-19th 2017  Royal Fowey Regatta 

        August 8th & 9th, The Third Policeman, The Miracle TheatreTregrehan Garden 7:30pm    

        August,  Bude Jazz Festival

        August,  Beer Festival, Golant, August Bank Holiday weekends

        August,  Wadebridge Folk Festival

        August,  Polruan Regatta  


                           Lostwithiel Fortnightly Local Produce Market, Lostwithiel Community Hall..


        September, Music Truro, new annual music festival

        September, St Ives  September Festival – film, poetry, jazz, classical, rock….take the train

        September, Cornwall Food & Drink Festival, Lemon Quay Truro

        September 29-1st October, Looe Music Festival


                           Farmer's Bi-Weekly Market,  Truro Town Quay Wednesday and Saturday

                           Lostwithiel Fortnghtly Local Produce Market, Lostwithiel Community Hall..

                           Eden Project Ice Skating Rink,  October to mid February


        October,  Apple Weekend, Trelissick Garden, NT

        October 7- 8th, Truro District Motor Club, Tregrehan Hill Climb

        October, Falmouth Oyster Festival,  by train from Par Station

        October, Falmouth Beer Festival, by train from Par Station

        October, Fascinating Fungi, Lanhydrock House

        October, Food, Arts and Crafts Market, Lemon Quay Truro

        October, Cornish Cider Festival, Lostwithiel Community Hall

        October, Roseland Festival, music, drama, poetry, film, literary events

        October, Autumn Garden Opening, Tregrehan Garden

        October -November, Eden Halloweden Celebrations, ice skating

        October -November, Spoooky Trail, Lanhydrock Garden


                          Antique Fair, Lostwithiel Community Centre, 2nd Sunday every month…

                          Lostwithiel Antiques & Collectors Market, fornightly Fridays, Lostwithiel Community Hall 

                          Lostwithiel Fortnightly Local Produce Market, Lostwithiel Community Hall..


        November, Cornwall Film Festival, Falmouth

        November,  Botanical Painting Course;  8th, Garden Planting & Establishment course, £50 the Eden Project     

        November,  Hall for Cornwall, Truro

        November,  Cornwall Macmillan Christmas Fair, the Eden Project

        November,  St Austell Torchlight Carnival 

        November,  Truro, City of Lights Procession and Christmas Lights Switch On

        November,  Made In Cornwall Christmas Fair,  Lemon Quay Truro

        November,  Practical Pruning Course, the Eden Project 


                            Lostwithiel Fortnightly Local Produce Market, Lostwithiel Community Hall,  Friday December

                            Truro City Late Night Shopping, Wednesday December  

                            Auction: antique & modern furniture & effects, Jeffrey's Auction Rooms, Lostwithiel

                            Ice- Skating, the Eden Project until the 22nd February


        December, Christmas Primestock Show of Cornwall’s cattle & sheep, farm produce, craft…Lemon Quay Truro

        December, Padstow Christmas Festival, with 40 chefs & 110 producers celebrating the UK gastronomy

        December, Fowey Christmas Market, on the quay, take the day off and explore…..

        December, TBA, more silliness from the Miracle Theatre Co., the Burrell Theatre, Truro

        December,Christmas Pageant, lantern parade,choirs,dress-up;a late night opening in charming Lostwithiel

        December, Victorian Market, Truro's Christmas Market, focal point of the festive celebrations

        December,  the Hall for Cornwall's annual Christmas Pantomime, TBA, Truro HfC ph: 01872 262466


See the monthly magazine Cornwall Today and the weekly Guardian for more details

For full details and many more events throughout the year see  www.whatsoncornwall.co.uk         http://www.lostwithiel.org.uk


*Time to Fowey, Lanhydrock Garden, Lostwithiel, Heligan Garden, under 15 minutes by car

*Time to Truro, 30 minutes by car   

*Train Par to Truro 20 minutes, onwards to Penzance, connections to Falmouth & St Ives

*Bus no.525 hourly,  five minutes walking from the cottage –  direct to Par  train station, Fowey, St Austell train station and Heligan Gardens