Enjoy Cornwall in September at Trelew Farm

September is one of the loveliest times to visit Cornwall – somewhat quieter than the main summer weeks and often enjoying fabulous weather, too!

Little Orchard Cider & Music Festival: 13th to 15th September 2019
The Little Orchard Cider & Music Festival returns to the beautiful grounds of Healey’s Cyder Farm at Penhallow, Truro. The festival bills itself as “a charming Cornish party with some big live bands, a groovy silent disco, camping and glamping, secret cider walks and cider tasting featuring a huge range of delicious ciders from across the UK plus lots, lots more!” There is also a BBC Introducing stage.

For more information, see the Orchard Festival website.

Watergate Bay Speed Hillclimb 14th to 15th September 2019
Organisers of the ground-breaking Watergate Bay Speed Hillclimb in Cornwall can confirm that the motorsport weekend will become an annual event and take place for a second time. The Hillclimb can be enjoyed by experienced motorsport competitors and spectators alike.

To find out more about this motoring spectacle, visit the Watergate Bay Hillclimb website.

Enjoy the local Cornish attractions when you visit Trelew Farm in August

Although Cornwall is very popular during August, it’s well worth making coming along to enjoy these annual events and take part in these amazing events.  Book early!

Falmouth Week: 9th to 18th August 2019
Falmouth Week has grown into the largest sailing regatta in the south west with more than 450 yachts racing over eight days. Whilst the focal point is unquestionably the sailing itself, there are also many shore-side events with a lively programme of daytime and evening attractions, including the Pink Wig charity event which raises money for breast cancer.

To find out more about this week long festival, visit the Falmouth Week website.


Cornish Steam and Country Fair: 16th to 18th August 2019
Held at Stithians Showground in Truro, this event is organised on behalf of the West of England Steam Engine Society. You will see around 100 full size and miniature steam engines from all over the country, rural craft displays & children’s entertainment celebrating all things steam. There is plenty to entertain everyone around the show including a Fun Fair, Vintage Vehicles and Model & Craft displays.

To find out more the Cornish Steam & Country Fair, visit the West of England Steam Engine Society website.

There are many things to do in the summer in Cornwall when you stay at Trelew!

Cornwall in summer is a glorious time – besides the spectacular coastline with a different beach around every corner, there are also many other reasons to visit. If you are planning to visit Cornwall in June or July, here are some suggestions for your holiday!

Falmouth Classics Regatta: 14th to 16th June 2019
The best Classic Boat Regatta comes to Falmouth, Cornwall in June with around 200 classics vessels from all over the UK and Europe taking part in the three-day event. The highlight of the regatta is the Parade of Sail & Power on the Sunday, as competitors parade out under full sail as the festival continues with a spectacular array of traditional song and music around the town.

For more information, visit the Falmouth Regatta website.

Penzance Literary Festival: 3rd to 6th July 2019
Billing itself as as the Friendliest Literary Festival, The Penzance Literary Festival is a celebratory get-together for authors, poets, readers, publishers – in fact anyone who enjoys words in any form – the written word, spoken word, recited and sung too! Well supported by locals, it is also an ideal addition to a summer holiday for visitors featuring a diversity of styles from poetry to music, crime to romance, history and geography

For more information, visit the Penzance Literary website.

Lafrowda Festival: 5th to 20th July 2019
West Cornwall
This annual event celebrating community arts since 1996, now attracts around 10,000 visitors and is well-established in the St Just calendar. There are over two weeks of workshops and events, culminating in Lafrowda Day when the streets are closed to provide a day of free entertainment to suit every taste. There are street performers, stalls, refreshments, bouncy castles, three spectacular processions and music on two outdoor stages.

For more information, visit the Lafrowda Festival website.

Stithians Agricultural Show: 15th July 2019
Stithians is a showcase for traditional rural life with something for everyone, from displays & demonstrations, a fairground and vintage vehicles, to food & crafts, from a great selection of local producers. There are animals of all varieties, including rare breeds, a dog show, dog agility exhibitions and equestrian events – a full day out for the whole family!

For more information, visit the Stithian Show website.