Annual Cornish Festivals & Regattas – 2018

A guide to some of the festivals and regattas taking place in and around Cornwall in 2018

These are some of the annual festivities that occur around the coast of Cornwall and a few of the inland ones too!. We have not included every event and have not omitted any on purpose. If you know of any annual events that take place in Cornwall and would like them added please email details to

Food & Drink Festivals in Cornwall – 2018

Falmouth Beer FestivalOctober 2018 - date tba
Falmouth Oyster Festival11-14 October 2018
Newlyn Fish Festival27 August 2018
Newquay Beer Festival21-23 September 2018
Newquay Fish Festival7-9 September 2018
Padstow Christmas Festival6-9 December 2018
Penhallow - Cider Festival14-16 September 2018
Porthleven Food Festival20-22 April 2018
Rock Oyster Festival6-7 July 2018
St Ives Food & Drink Festival11-13 May 2018

Community Festivals & Events in Cornwall in 2018

Bude Carnival18 August 2018
Bude Lifeboat WeekendAugust - date tba
Calstock Jazz & Blues Festivaltba
Camborne Show21 July 2018
Camborne Trevithick Day28 April 2018
Charlestown Regatta Week21-27 July 2018
Falmouth Sea Shanty Festival22 - 24 June 2018
Falmouth Spring Festival15 March - 2 April 2018
Falmouth Week10-19 August 2018
Fal River Festival25 May - 3 June 2018
Flushing Regatta28 July 2018
Fowey Festival11 - 19 May 2018
Fowey Week19-25 August 2018
Helford Passage RegattaAugust - date tba
Helston Flora Day8 May 2018
Lizard Lifeboat Day19 Aug 2018
Looe Carnival Week30 July - 4 Aug 2018
Looe Lugger Regattatba
Looe Music Festival21-23 Sept 2018
Mevagissey Feast Week24-30 June 2018
Mousehole Tom Bawcocks Eve23 December 2018
Newquay Boardmasters Festival8-12 August 2018
Newquay - Lowender Peran Festival1-4 November 2018
Padstow Carnival Weektba
Padstow Obby Oss Day1 May 2018
Padstow Xmas Festival6-9 December 2018
Penhallow Cider & Music Festival14-16 September 2018
Penzance Golowan Festival15-24 June 2018
Penzance Quay Fair Day24 June 2018
Percuil Regatta26 August 2018
Polperro Festival16-24 June 2018
Polperro Water Carnival21 July 2018
Porthleven Food Festival20-22 April 2018
Port Eliot Festival26-29 July 2018
Port Navas Regatta28 July 2018
Portscatho Regatta25 August 2018
Redruth Murdoch Day16 June 2018
Redruth St Pirans Festival3 March 2018
Royal Cornwall Show7-9 June 2018
Saltash Regatta & Water Festival9-10 June 2018
Scilly Isles World Gig Championship4-6 May 2018
St Agnes Victorian Street Fayre21 May 2018 ?
St Ives May Day1 May 2018
St Ives September Festival8-22 September 2018
St Just in Penwith Lafrowda Festival6-21 July 2018
St Just in Penwith Lafrowda Day21 July 2018
Stithians Show16 July 2018
Tintagel Carnival Weektba
Wadebridge Folk Festival23-27 August 2018

Cornish Festivals by month 2018

Falmouth Spring Festival
Redruth St Pirans Festival

Camborne Trevithick Day
Falmouth Spring Festival
Porthleven Food & Music Festival

Fal River Fesival
Fowey Festival
Helston Flora Day
Padstow Obby Oss Day
Scilly Isles World Gig Championship
St Agnes Victorian Street Fayre – tbc
St Ives Food & Drink Festival
St Ives May Day

Falmouth Sea Shanty Festival
Fal River Festival
Looe Lugger Regatta
Mevagissey Feast Week
Penzance Golowan Festival
Penzance Mazey Day
Penzance Quay Fair Day
Polperro Music & Arts Festival
Redruth Murdoch Day
Royal Cornwall Show
Saltash Regatta & Water Festival

Camborne Show
Charlestown Regatta Week
Flushing Regatta
Looe Carnival Week
Padstow Carnival Week
Polperro Water Carnival
Port Eliot Festival
Port Navas Regatta
Rock Oyster Festival
Stithians Show
St Just Lafrowda Festival

Bude Carnival
Bude Lifeboat Weekend
Falmouth Week
Fowey Week
Helford Passage Regatta
Lizard Lifeboat Day
Looe Carnival Week
Newlyn Fish Festival
Newquay Boardmasters Festival
Padstow Carnival Week
Percuil Regatta
Portscatho Regatta
Wadebridge Cornwall Folk Festival

Looe Music Festival
Newquay Beer Festival
Newquay Fish Festival
Penhallow Cider & Music Festival
St Ives September Festival

Calstock Jazz & Blues Festival
Falmouth Beer Festival
Falmouth Oyster Festival

Newquay Lowender Peran Festival

Mousehole Tom Bawcocks Eve
Padstow Christmas Festival