What’s on – Christmas 2016 in Cornwall
As Christmas approaches Cornwall comes to life with lantern parades and plenty of opportunities to buy seasonal produce and local crafts.
12th – 13th November
Cathedral City Markets Christmas Market
Food drink, arts and crafts to buy in the marquees at Lemon Quay which will be decorated with a ‘White Christmas’ theme.
St Austell Torchlight Carnival
Marking the start of winter, watch the carnival procession through the town from 6pm.
The Cornish Winter Fair
A celebration of farming and food at the Royal Cornwall Events Centre, Wadebridge.
Truro City of Lights
Midwinter lantern festival in Truro.
25th November – 6th January
Christmas at Eden
Meet Father Christmas, enjoy magical storytelling, ice skating, seasonal food and a range of activities.
St Austell Brewery Celtic Beer Festival
Over 130 ales, stouts and lagers served in the cellars of St Austell Brewery.
1st – 4th December
Padstow Christmas Festival
One of the best known Christmas festivals in Cornwall with plenty of food, entertainment and fireworks.
1st – 31st December
Christmas in Falmouth
A range of events such as Christmas light switch on, late night shopping and a Santa v Rudolph fun run.
3rd – 4th December
Trereife Christmas Fair
Stalls and crafts with entertainment from a brass band and choir plus a lantern parade.
Truro Primestock Show
Farming and fantastic food all in a marquee at Lemon Quay in Truro.
Mousehole Harbour Lights Switch On
Watch the famous Christmas light display being switched on at 7pm. Lights can then be viewed from 5 – 11pm until 7th January.