March Events Redruth - St Agnes Area
Auction for Hedgehog Charity - Prickles & Paws
Date: 30 Mar
/ Time: 7pm
Auction to raise funds for looking after hedgehogs in Cornwall
In aid of Prickles & Paws Hedgehog Rescue.
Chiverton Arms just off Chiverton Cross roundabout on the St Agnes road.
Find yourself a bargain & support hedgehogs at the same time!
Chiverton Cross, Blackwater, Truro TR4 8HS
Regular Events Redruth - St Agnes Area
11am - 2pm
Bring your defective items along, and we will asses if and how they can be repaired. If it's something we can do onsite at the time, WE WILL. And if its something we can't, we may be able to offer advice on what parts are needed and give you the confidence to repair it yourself.
Items fixed already include radios, clothing, fairy lights, bags etc.
Monthly in Redruth
Portreath Retail Park
Telephone 07766 765756
Donations towards unfunded overheads are always gratefully received!
Annual Events in Redruth - St Agnes Area
Land's End Trial
MCC Vehicle Trial including the famous Blue Hills section at St Agnes. Competitors are expected to be arriving at this section from 11.55am onwards on Saturday 31st March.
Blue Hills, St Agnes First motorcycle due at 11.55am. Last car due at 16.55pm.
Crackington Haven First motorcycle due at 6.45am. Last car due at 11.45am.
The trial ends at Loggans Moor, Carwin Rise, Hayle, Cornwall, TR27 4PN
For more information
The Motorcycling Club
St Piran's Procession and Celebrations in Redruth
11am to 3pm - the St Piran's Day Festival celebrates the history of the town's importance in the tin industry and showcases Cornish culture.
12 noon - Procession starting at the Western end of Fore Street, into Shoot Row and Flowerpot Chapel car park and finishing back in Fore Street. Choirs will lead the singing of Trelawny by the town clock at the end of the procession.
The celebrations include street entertainment, live music, children's town trail, tin panning, craft fair and exhibition by the Redruth Story Group.
More info from Festival Website or visit www.visitredruth.co.uk
or tel 01209 210038
A special invitation is extended to Cornish ex pats to 'come home' and to join us!
Cornwall Vegan Festival
Mount Pleasant Eco Park, Porthtowan, Cornwall TR4 8HL
Vegan Festival Website
Outsid'er - St Agnes Outdoor Festival
The Outsid'er Line up is very exciting this year, with Tony Plant as Artist-in-Residence, probably best known for creating whole beach sand drawings, which he will create on Porthtowan and Chapel Porth over the festival weekend.
There will be an opportunity for people to join Tony in creating a sand drawing on Trevaunance Cove in St Agnes, on the Saturday afternoon. As well as create his stunning, site-specific, sand drawings Tony will also be inviting people to join his new Creative Colony Project, as virtual mapmakers.
Garden Design Expert and BBC Gardeners World presenter Joe Swift is flying in to give a talk, just in time for you to get inspired and re-design your gardens ready for the summer - 25 years of Garden Design in 45 Minutes!
Anna Maria Murphy from Kneehigh & Bagas Degol will be thrilling visitors with their Salt Road show, an evening of stories and music about the sea.
Alongside this is a Wacky Races competition, Star Gazing on the beacon, A Pop up Orchestra and concert, Cornish Language Heritage Walk, Surf Cinema, Skate Ramps, Bike tours, a Photography Scavenger Hunt competition, Kayak Adventures, the Festival Launch Beast Feast and Bonfire, plus much much more.
Perfect for all the family, this festival is all about getting out, getting stuck in and maybe trying something a little bit different.
Every April on the last Saturday of the month
Annual Event held on the last Saturday in April to celebrate the life and work of Richard Trevithick, Engineer, who was born in Camborne. The streets of Camborne will come alive with a spectacular day of free Steam, street stalls and entertainment including concerts, vintage vehicles, steam engines. Camborne, Cornwall.
Tel: 01872 540 575
The main streets of Camborne are closed to traffic.
Every May on the first May Bank Holiday Weekend
Festival in St Agnes celebrating its folklore and the Giant Bolster. This event celebrates the folk story of Bolster and the Celtic Saint Agnes with a lantern procession, weekend of events, pageant and re-enactment of the story in St Agnes and Chapel Porth. It starts with a lantern and torch procession through the village to the top of the St Agnes Beacon and a large bonfire and barbecue.
Lantern Procession. Meet at Churchtown Square
Bonfire and BBQ on St Agnes beacon.
Bolster Procession around the village
Bolster Pageant on the hillside at Chapel Porth.
10:00 - Building the bonfire, all welcome up the top to help us build the bonfire for lighting on Saturday evening
20:15 - The lantern Procession leaves Churchtown square up to the Beacon, bring your lanterns and walk to the top for a BBQ and relaxation by the fire.
9:30 - Dressing the Bolster at the sports club come and help out
9:30 - Dressing the Cliffs at Chapel porth, come along and help out
12:00 - Drummers meet it the Library car park for the street theatre
12:30-13:30 Street theatre around the village
16:00 - Drummers meet at the top car park at Chapel porth
17:15 - Music in the bottom car park after the pageant
St Agnes Bolster Festival website
Classic cars vintage and steam engines, tractors and much more.
Great family day out
Killifreth Hill, Chacewater. On the Todpool Road between Chacewater and Scorrier TR4 8NB
Admission £3.50 - Under 5's free
Contact 07549 029 404
Event to celebrate the life and work of William Murdoch who invented domestic gas lighting in Redruth.
Street entertainment, children's parade, street market, fair and more.
Agricultural show - Horse Show, Heavy Horses, Cattle, a Dog Show, Goats, Cage Birds, Domestic and Horticultural Section, Alpacas, Pigeons, and Poultry plus more entertainment.
Tel: +44 (0)1209 717691
Dog friendly. Wheelchair accessible.
Camborne Show website
on the B3301 Hayle to Portreath road adjacent to 'Hells Mouth'.
Free Shuttle Bus to and from Camborne call 01209 717691.
St Agnes Carnival Procession
Village Carnival Procession. St Agnes, Cornwall.
New Route for 2018
Starting at the Carnival field, and proceeding along Vicarage Road to Churchtown, where it will go along Trevaunance Road to the Enys Park Sports Ground.
Trevaunance Road, with pavements either side will give a larger and safer family viewing area to see the Carnival Procession. It is also hoped that the new level route will reduce the gaps.
Prize Giving will take place at the Sports Ground.
Redruth Pasty and Mining Festival
Friday - Miners Day Street Festival
Saturday - Pasty Day Festival
Sunday - Miners Memorial Day and Redruth Fun Day
Entertainment, Crafts, Cornish food and drink.
Camborne Music Festival
Music Festival. Centenary Methodist Church, Camborne, Cornwall.
For more information: Tel: Alvine Holmes on 01209 716294 or visit www.cambornemusicfestival.org.uk
Annual Boxing Day Swim
Every Boxing Day
Please sign the register from 10.15am if you wish to take part.
The club will be open to members , family and friends for hot drinks , mulled wine and mince pies.
Portreath Surf Life Saving Club
Christmas Day Swim
Every Christmas Day
Trevaunance Cove, St Agnes
Santa hats optional.
Krowji Christmas Open Studios
The artists and makers at Krowji, Cornwall’s largest creative hub in Redruth, are throwing open their studio doors again on the first weekend of December to give visitors the opportunity to see behind the scenes , meet the makers and purchase art, crafts and Christmas gifts.
The event will begin on Friday evening with festive entertainment and a complimentary mince pie and mulled wine.
The Melting Pot Café will be open throughout the event serving a range of refreshments.
Krowji, West Park, Redruth, Cornwall TR15 3AJ
Tel: 01209 313200
Farmers Markets Redruth - St Agnes Area, Camborne
Camborne Produce Market
Commercial Square, Trelowarren Street, Camborne
Every Friday every month
From 9am to 3pm
Contact: Lucy Trinder
Tel: 01209 719577