St Buryan Agricultural Preservation Rally: A July weekend of vintage delight from working steam engines to old farming ‘technology’ from threshers to shire horses.

Mousehole Christmas Lights: Floating displays of lights in the harbour and around the tiny maze of streets of Mousehole, make this a stunning Christmas to New Year family event to witness.

Golowan Festival & Mazy Day, Penzance: A hugely creative, unmissable festival in late June with processions, mock-mayor making, a quayside funfair and fireworks.

Lafrowda Festival, St. Just: A two-week event in July with something for all the family from ballroom dancing to stilt walking.

September Music Festival, St. Ives. Hugely popular festival featuring famous artists to street buskers

Minack Theatre: World famous open-air theatre built into the cliff top over looking the sea at Porthcurno. Absolutely magical! May – September

Newlyn Fish Festival. This delightful fishy event runs over the last weekend I August and reatures seafood BBQs, seafood auctions and live entertainment.