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What’s on – Autumn 2016 in Cornwall

Autumn brings a wealth of food festivals to Cornwall, always keen to make the most of fresh seasonal produce.


3rd – 10th September

The Big Autumn Market
The Big Autumn Market takes place on Truro’s Lemon Quay with 50 of Cornwall’s most exciting food producers and street food stalls along with cooking demos from some of the County’s top chefs.

9th – 11th September

Eden’s Festival of Food
An array of celebrity chefs giving demonstrations on a specific day during this amazing festival of food.

16th – 18th September

Newquay Fish Festival
Showcasing Newquay Harbour, the festival attracts thousands of visitors to sample delicious fish dishes, watch local chefs rustle up amazing food and enjoy the entertainment.


5th October

Callington Honey Fair
One of the largest traditional fairs in Cornwall.

13th – 16th October

Local produce, arts, entertainment and plenty of oysters to celebrate the start of the oyster dredging season.

20th – 23rd October

Falmouth Beer Festival
Over 240 local and national ales on offer.

22nd October – 30th October

Spooky fun for all the family at the Eden Project.


5th November

Firework Display
Rotary Club Firework Display in Penzance.

12th – 13th November

Cornwall Contemporary Poetry Festival
Readings, discussions and workshops with a range of contemporary poets. Falmouth.

Take a look at our Christmas events for further dates in the Cornish November and December 2016 calendar.

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