Cornwall is thriving all year round with events and festivals. From dog shows to food shows, surf competitions to music festivals; Cornwall's calendar of events is bursting.
Aside from the beaches, villages, coves and forests, Cornwall's award-winning gardens and attractions also offer all visitors young and old experiences to savour.
See here a highlighted list of events and festivals happening over the coming months in Cornwall.
NEWQUAY FISH FESTIVAL 8 Sep 2017 to 10 Sep 2017
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.
THE LITTLE ORCHARD CIDER AND MUSIC FESTIVAL 8 Sep 2017 to 10 Sep 2017
Little Orchard Cider & Music Festival returns to the beautiful grounds of Healey’s Cyder Farm on Friday 8th - Sunday 10th September 2017 with headliners The Wurzels.
ST IVES SEPTEMBER FESTIVAL 9 Sep 2017 to 23 Sep 2017
300 events planned for this year, there is something for everyone, so join in the St Ives September Festival celebrations – two weeks of great music, exhibitions, walks, talks, workshops, films, comedy, theatre, plays.
UNIVERSAL COOKAERY AND FOOD FESTIVAL 2017 20 Sep 2017
The Universal Cookery and Food Festival (UCFF) is back, it will be heading to the beautiful and picturesque Cornish coastal town of Padstow on the 20th September 2017.UCFF has been specifically created and designed by chefs exclusively for chefs!
GREAT CORNISH FOOD FESTIVAL 22 Sep 2017 to 24 Sep 2017
Truro’s Lemon Quay will transform into foodie heaven for three days of eating, drinking, shopping and entertainment as the festival celebrates the food revolution that has taken place in Cornwall.
NEWQUAY BEER FESTIVAL 22 Sep 2017 to 24 Sep 2017
This popular family event is in its fifth year. Based at Hendra Holiday Park you can stay over from just £9 per pitch. 50 ales, 20+ ciders, live music throughout. Book online.
BRITISH STAND UP PADDLE SURFING NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS 23 Sep 2017 to 24 Sep 2017
September sees the two-day stand up paddle surfing tournamentat Watergate bay, Newquay, in which British champions will be crowned.
LOOE MUSIC FESTIVAL 29 Sep 2017 to 1 Oct 2017
Celebration of live music in beautiful Looe taking place in various locations. Over 40 bands playing on 3 music stages, from jazz and easy listening to folk, indie and rock.