From the arts to sport Cornwall offers something for everyone.
Our local Starts Open Air Theatre and Carnglaze Caverns offer a varied programme of music and drama events throughout the year.
Cornish Gig rowing now attracts teams from across the country culminating in the World Championships on the Isles of Scilly.
Extreme sports of all types are made even more accessible with easy access to a variety of open water systems. Sibleyback lake with its wake rider system also provides sailboarding and kayaking facilities. The increasingly popular Carrick Leisure Triathlon series runs from May to September with events across the county. The advice is to register early if you wish to participate. Likewise a variety of cycle events provides opportunities for both beginner and enthusiasts alike. From challenging sportiffs to Pedal back the Years programmes off road cycle trails and quiet lanes offers safe but stimulating challenges.
Fursdon Farm has become popular with cyclists and walkers undertaking Britains ultimate challenge. The End to End from John O’Groats to Lands End
The Cornwall Spring Flower show at the Boconnoc Estate is a must for anyone with an interest in gardens.
Held in the first week of June each year the Royal Cornwall Show at Wadebridge is one of the biggest three day shows in England.
Much smaller but never the less providing a real taste of the country is the annual Liskeard show, held just a few fields away at Merrymeet.
Food festivals are held throughout the year and include fish festivals at Penzance and Looe. Also local farmers markets to complement the larger taste of the west events in Truro and Plymouth.