Out and About

Local Events

Newquay is a thriving town with events throughout the year for all age groups. From family fun days to watching awesome watersports, food festivals and lots of seasonal themed events and activities across our local attractions, you won’t be bored when in Newquay.

Check out our pick of the best events coming up, so you really get the most from your holiday.

October - December 2019

Shaun the Sheep Farmageddon Trail

Complete the new Shaun the Sheep Farmageddon Glow Trail at Cardinham Woods! Join Shaun and his Mossy Bottom pals to help Lu-La the alien safely home. Grab your Shaun the Sheep ears and head into the forest for an adventure that's out of this world.

20th November

City of Lights

Nothing heralds the start of the festive season quite like the City of Lights, Truro’s midwinter lantern festival. Come and see a dazzling procession of willow-stick-and-tissue lanterns.

14th December 2019

Mousehole Christmas Lights

Villages all over Cornwall drape homes and streets in lights for Christmas but none does it better than Mousehole, west of Penzance, which attracts big crowds.

14th - 15th December 2019

Santa's Grotto at Newquay Zoo

Join Newquay Zoo for a festive afternoon at their Santa's Grotto events. Meet Santa, complete the naughty elf trail and get stuck into the festive arts & crafts; it's the perfect pick for magical family days out in Newquay.

15th December 2019

A Minack Christmas Concert

Start your Christmas with us as Pendeen Silver Band serves up a festive feast of your favourite Christmas tunes.