What’s On

2020… January & February 2020 include….

  National Trust (NT) Cycle Trails, Lanhydrock
  Ice Skating at the Eden Project until mid Feb
  Lostwithiel Local Produce Market 4th Sat
       & Antiques and Collector’s Mkt 2nd Sun
  Eden Project Unbounded Art Exhibition
  Winter Tree ID, Lanhydrock Hse NT

Feb, Valentine’s Supper’s Eden Project
Feb, Winter Twig ID, Lanhydrock House NT
Feb 15-23rd Cornwall half term

Mar, World Pasty Championships, Eden Project
Mar 5th, St Piran’s Day
Mar 15th, Tregrehan Garden Open Wed-Sat
Mar, Spring Garden Walks, Lanhydrock Hse NT    

Apr, Easter Egg Hunts at Lanhydrock House NT, the Lost Gardens of Heligan & the Eden Project…
Apr 4-5th, Cornwall Garden Soc Spring Flower Show,  Wadebridge
Apr,  Truro Art Culture and Music Festival
Apr,  Roseland Arts Festival
Apr 25th, Camborne Trevithick Day

May 8-16th,  Fowey Festival of Arts & Literature
May,  Mt Edgecombe Hospice Charity 12noon -5pm Sunday,  Tregrehan Garden
May 23-31, Cornwall Open Studios, 300+artists

May 31st, Sunday 2020, Tregrehan Garden Rare Plant Fair 10am until 3pm, food and refreshments, special garden open £5

     Sale & exhibition of rare plants by growers of the south-west. 2019 exhibitors included: 

Nicholas Lock Plants, Mevagissey
Mark Fillan – Tuckermarsh Plants, Yelverton
James and Katie Treseder – Treseder Plants, St Austell
Mike Bell – Treraven Plants, Bodmin – bamboos
Paul Bonavia – Exclusive Plants, Constantine
Bleddyn & Sue Wynn-Jones – Crug Farm Nursery, Wales
Geoff Turner – Barracott Plants, Gunnislake – shade loving plants
Kim Parish – Landscapes of Distinction, Newquay
Claire Batten & Jeff Rowe -Penberth Plants, St Buryan
Ben Candlin – Adventurous Plants – aroids
Charles Williams – Burncoose Nurseries, Redruth
Selma Klophaus – Garden Design
Andrew Pearson – Palmtraders, Exeter – palms and other exotics
Tricia & Peter Howard – Hidden Valley, Treesmill
John Sirkett – Mallorn Gardens, Redruth
Chris Osborne – Kelnan Plants, Restios and Proteas
Rob Gudge – Desert to Jungle, Taunton – treeferns
Stephen Mules – Lower Kenneggy Nursery, Rosudgeon – coastal
Charlie Pridham – Roseland House, Truro
Edible Garden Nursery – Chris & Jenny Seagon
Tom Hudson – Tregrehan Garden, Par


Jun, the Festival Players at Tregrehan Garden
Jun 4-6th,  Royal Cornwall Show, Wadebridge
Jun,  Herbaceous Borders,  Lanhydrock House NT
Jun 20- 21st, Tregrehan Hill Climb,  Truro & District Motor Club,  Tregrehan Parkland
Jun,  Eden Music Sessions
Jun,  tba, Mevagissey Feast Week

Jul,  tba,  Eden Music Sessions
Jul,  Antiques Fair, Lostwithiel
Jul,  Boconnoc Steam Fair,  Boconnoc House nr Lostwithiel

Aug,  Beach Festivals at Watergate Bay-White Stuff Surf Relief Day…
Aug 13th & 14th, the Miracle Theatre, Treasure Island, Tregrehan Garden
Aug 16 -22nd 2020,  Royal Fowey Regatta
Aug 23rd, Beer Festival, Golant, August Bank Holiday weekends
Aug 23rd,  Polruan Regatta

Lostwithiel Fortnightly Local Produce Market, Community Hall..
Hall for Cornwall Autumn Opening following refit


Sep 22nd, Tregrehan Garden Opening for Syria Fund, all proceeds to charity 11am
Sep 14-28th, St Ives  September Festival – film, poetry, jazz, classical….take the train
Sep 27-29th,  Truro Food Festival, Lemon Quay Truro
Sep 28-3rd Nov, Autumn Plant Sale, the Lost Gardens of Heligan

Farmer’s Bi-Weekly Market,  Truro Town Quay Wednesday and Saturday
Lostwithiel Fortnghtly Local Produce Market, Lostwithiel Community Hall.
Eden Project Ice Skating Rink,  October to mid February

Oct 3-5th,  Falmouth Beer Festival, by train from Par Station
Oct 4-6th,  Apple Weekend, Trelissick Garden, NT
Oct 5th,  Lostwithiel Cider Festival, Lostwithiel Community Hall
Oct 10-13th, Falmouth Oyster Festival,  by train from Par Station
Oct 12-13th – CANCELLED   – Tregrehan Hill Climb, Truo & District Motor Club, Tregrehan Parkland
Oct 19-3rd Nov,  Halloween, Eden Project
Oct 25-26th, Cathedral City Markets, Lemon Quay Truro
Oct -Nov, ice skating at the Eden Project
Oct -Nov, Spoooky Trail, Lanhydrock Garden

Antique Fair, Lostwithiel Community Centre, 2nd Sunday every month…
Lostwithiel Antiques & Collectors Market, fornightly Fridays, Lostwithiel Community Hall
Lostwithiel Fortnightly Local Produce Market, Lostwithiel Community Hall..


Nov,  Cornwall Film Festival, Falmouth
Nov 14th, Cornwall Macmillan Christmas Fair, the Eden Project
Nov 15-17th, Cathedral City Markets Christmas Fair, Lemon Quay Truro
Nov 20th,  Truro City of Lights Procession & Christmas Lights Switch On
Nov 27-1st Dec, Made in Cornwall Christmas Fair, Lemon Quay Truro

Lostwithiel Friday Fortnightly Local Produce Market, Community Hall
Truro City Late Night Shopping, Wednesday December
Auction: antique & modern furniture & effects, Jeffrey’s Auction Rooms, Lostwithiel
Ice- Skating, the Eden Project until the 22nd February

Dec 4th,  Christmas Primestock Show Cornwall’s cattle & sheep, farm produce, craft…Lemon Quay Truro
Dec 6-8th,  Fowey Christmas Market, on the quay, take the day off …
Dec 5-8th,  Padstow Christmas Festival, 40 chefs & 110 producers celebrating gastronomy
Dec,  The Lost Gardens of Heligan Christmas Fair
Dec,  Christmas Pageant, lantern parade,choirs,dress-up;a late night opening in Lostwithiel
Dec,  Heligan By Night, the art of illumination
Dec 11-19th,  Winter Gift Fayre, Truro’s Christmas Market

See the monthly magazine Cornwall Today and the weekly Guardian for more details

For full details and many more events throughout the year see  www.whatsoncornwall.co.uk         https://www.lostwithiel.org.uk

*Time to Fowey, Lanhydrock Garden, Lostwithiel, Heligan Garden, under 15 minutes by car

*Time to Truro, 30 minutes by car   

*Train Par to Truro 20 minutes, onwards to Penzance, connections to Falmouth & St Ives

*Bus no.525 hourly,  five minutes walking from the cottage –  direct to Par  train station, Fowey, St Austell train station and Heligan Gardens