Fowey Estuary in Cornwall.

What’s on in Cornwall 2024

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The Cornish coast is a wonderful spot for a break any time of the year, with dramatic cliffs, vast blue waters and a rich history. 

Our two parks here, Riviere Sands and Perran Sands, are perfectly placed for a break in the region. And below we’ve highlighted some of the many events you might catch while holidaying with us in Cornwall. 

Year-round

Heartlands parkrun 

Where: Heartlands, Pool, Redruth 

When: Every Saturday at 9am  

Everyone is welcome at Heartlands parkrun. This inclusive event is suitable for everyone, regardless of how fast you are. Buggies and dogs are also welcome! The 5k event happens on a weekly basis and is FREE to enter. Just head to parkrun UK’s website to register and get your barcode for the event.

May

May

Tunes in the Dunes 

When: 17-19 May 
Where: Perranporth Beach

This three-day music festival is set on Perranporth’s beautiful golden sands, a setting like no other! 

Centred around the Watering Hall beach bar, and with a large main stage, it’s a relaxed setting with breathtaking views. The 2024 line-up is yet to be announced, but previous acts have included The Vaccines and The Kaiser Chiefs. 

Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature 

When: 10-18 May 
Where: Events held at Fowey Town Hall and St Fimbarrus Church, Fowey 

Inspired by author Daphne du Maurier, who took inspiration from her surroundings in Fowey, this literary festival is now in its 25th year. With a range of artistic exhibitions, writing competitions and a series of bookable talks, there’s bound to be something to capture your interest. 

June

Hayle Carnival 

When: 29 June 

Where: Hayle Recreation Ground 

This wonderful family-friendly event features a parade, carnival performers, and some fabulous displays created by local children, it’s a key date in the Cornish calendar. 

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July

July

Sea Salts & Sail Festival 

When: 5-7 July 

Where: Mousehole Harbour, Penzance 

The village comes to life with scores of historic and classic boats filling the harbour for all to see. Expect an impressive sailing parade and a range of entertainment, from stalls to music and food and drink. 

August

Fowey Royal Regatta and Carnival 

When: 18-24 August 

Where: Market Street, Fowey 

This huge annual event has a bit of everything: a boat regatta, carnival parade, swimming races, fun runs, live music and entertainment. It’s a memorable event that draws in locals and holidaymakers alike. 

September

September

The Saints Way Challenge 

When: 7 September 

Where: Kernow, Padstow 

Follow a self-navigated 28-mile challenge along the Saints Way Trail, taking in some beautiful Cornish countryside and finishing in the centre of Fowey. There are checkpoints along the route and all abilities are invited to get involved. 

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Let2offset is a contractual lettings product that offers eligible owners a guaranteed letting income at a preferential rate (calculated each year) in exchange for a stipulated number of letting breaks. It also allows eligible owners to pay their site fees and receive their letting income in 12 equal monthly instalments; the monthly site fee amount charged by Haven will be after deduction of the letting income.

‘Make no site fee payments when using Let2offset until 2031’ is available at 33 Haven parks excluding Burnham, Cardigan View, Far Grange, Garreg Wen, Lydstep Beach, Riviere Sands and Seaview.  The letting income received will vary by make, model and location. The monthly site fee payment does not include running costs e.g. utilities, rates & insurance.

“Make no site fee payments when using Let2offset until 2031” is applicable to new and existing customer purchases of new Atlas Sahara 3 Bed or equivalent or superior grade holiday home purchases made through Haven where customers have also signed up to Haven’s Let2offset contract. It is not applicable to private sales and cannot be used in conjunction with our free Site Fee promotion.  It is available across 40% of eligible Parks and applies when letting a new Atlas Sahara 3 Bed holiday home (or equivalent or superior grade for 15 weeks.

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