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Daily activities:

The Bee Mindful Quest - Tolvaddon
Available now
FREE
The Bee Mindful Quest is open to everyone that has a sense of adventure and is all about taking a break from your busy day, be encouraged to get outdoors and into the countryside, while taking a moment for yourself to re-energise, improve your mental wellbeing and…

Outdoor Swimming Sessions - Hayle
Open daily from 29 June 11:00 - 18:00 Hayle Open Air Swimming Pool
Adult £5, Child £3, Senior £3, Spectator £1
Open daily from Satuday 29 June, with summer season tickets available. Please take a passport sized photo if you wish to purchase one.

Guided tours of the village and harbour of St Michael's Mount - Penzance
Daily 24th March - 1st November 2019 at 11.30, 13.30, 14.30 (except Saturday)
FREE
Learn about island life with our daily tours. What's it like to live on an island? Join one of our free daily tours and hear about the families that call the Mount home, view the buildings that have played key roles in its history and ...

Gwealan Tops Adventure Playground 
Open now - Friday 30 August 11:00 - 16:00 (Closed Weekends)
FREE, with a FREE lunch for school aged children 
Gwealan Tops is a charity dedicated to promoting play for children, young people and the wider community. Play is an essential part of childhood and human development with immeasurable benefits.Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays are play days for Over 8's only and their family/friends. Monday and Friday are family days where all under 8's must be accompained. 

Krafty Kids - Helston
Thursday, 15 August from 10:00-12:00 Museum of Cornish Life
FREE
Join us at the first Krafty Kids workshops of the holidays and be inspired by our Miracle Theatre exhibition and create puppets. These free family workshops are drop-in.  

Under 5's Stay & Play Session @ Hayle RFC - Hayle
Thursday 15 August 10:00 - 12:00 Hayle RFC 
£3.50 Child, £2.50 Siblings
A 2 hour stay and play session for under 5's at Hayle RFC. We have a bouncy castle, soft play, ball pool, cosy cars and walkers for your little ones to play with.£3.50 per child / £2.50 per additional sibling. Loyalty cards available. 07817 262291

FREE Arts and Crafts Sessions for Children – Penzance
Thursday 15 August 2019 10:30 – 12:30 St. John's Church & Playzone 
FREE
Free Activities for your children during August, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Penlee Cluster of Churches. Make Cornish mermaid and mermen.

Summer Family Get Together: Emergency Services Day - Penzance
Thursday, 15 August 2019 from 11:30-15:30 Penlee
FREE
Come and join us on a free fun filled emergency services themed family day for our annual Penzance Summer Get Together! With loads of exciting activities for the whole family! Get your face painted on the day!Get a sneak peak into the day-to-day lives of…

Snorkel & Beach Clean - Penzance
Thursday, 15 August 2019 from 13:30-16:30 Porthgwarra
FREE* £5 refundable deposit
Join Your Shore Beach Rangers and Mount's Bay Marine Group for a snorkel! We'll start off with a beach clean at stunning Porthgwarra, before be taking you on an underwater tour along the coast, searching for some of our fantastic marine life. When? Thursday 15th…

Magic in the Skies Fireworks Display - Penzance
Thursday 15 August 2019 19:30 Lands End Landmark
FREE
Join us for a thrilling cocktail of pyrotechic wizardry that lasts all summer long, with vibrant explosions lighting up Land's End every Tuesday and Thursday evening.Each of our 12 firework displays will transport you on a musical journey at the westernmost point. Set to a…

FREE Arts and Crafts Sessions for Children – Penzance
Friday 16 August 2019 10:30 – 12:30 St. Peter's Church
FREE
Free Activities for your children during August, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Penlee Cluster of Churches. Take part in the Cornish shell challenge

Family Workshop! Write your own Book! - Penzance
Friday 16th August 2019 10:30 - 12:30 Morrab Library
£5, enquiries@morrablibrary.org.uk or telephone 01736 364474
Create and write your own story in your very own zigzag book in the amazing Morrab Library! Our two separate creative writing events are open to 8-12 year old's and will provide the chance for children to devise their own story, using special objects to…

St Ives Raft Race 2019 - St Ives
Friday, 16 August 2019 at 19:15 St Ives Harbour
FREE to spectate
St Ives Pilot Gig Club will be hosting the annual raft race on Friday 16th August 2019.Get together with friends, family or colleagues and get creating.If you would like to enter a raft or would like more information please email stivespilotgigclub@yahoo.co.uk for a entry form.St…

Lego Alien Competition @ Redruth Library - Redruth
Saturday 17 August 10:00 - 13:00 Redruth Library
FREE
We've been so impressed with the creations coming from fortnightly LEGO Club, that we couldn't possibly keep anyone from building during Summer Reading Challenge! So, every Saturday from 13th July to 7th September, we will be running a competition. BUILD A LEGO ALIEN - Redruth… 0300 123 4111

Big Summer BBQ - Penzance
Saturday, 17 August 2019 from 12:00-16:00
FREE
A free event celebrating our community. Bouncy castles face painting crafts pony rides skate competition food and refreshments! 12-4pm

Art in the Park @ Penlee - Penzance
Saturday 17 August, 14:30 - 15:30 Penlee Park
FREE
Our FREE Saturday activities will be taking place in Penlee Park (weather dependent) under the Penlee House Gazebo throughout August.

Wildlife Gardening Days - Bosavern Community Farm - Penzance
Monday 19 August 10:00 - 13:00 Bosavern 
FREE
Our longterm volunteer Ian has nearly 50 years' experience gardening without chemicals for the benefit of pollinating insects and other wildlife. He leads wildlife-friendly gardening every Monday morning at Bosavern Community Farm between 10am - 1pm. Come and help us improve your community farm as…

FREE Arts and Crafts Sessions for Children – Penzance
Monday 19 August 2019 10:30 – 12:30 St. John's Church & Playzone 
FREE
Free Activities for your children during August, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Penlee Cluster of Churches. Make a Cornish pebble pet.

FREE Swim Safe Lessons - St Ives
Monday 19 August from 10:30 - 16:00 Surfhouse 
FREE
What’s included?Children get to enjoy a fun, structured swimming session at a choice of open water locations – and learn all about how to stay safe in the water and what to do if something goes wrong.The 60-minute session is run by qualified instructors and…

Family Think and Make Workshops | CAST - Helston
Tuesday 20 August 10:00 - 16:00 Cornubian Arts & Science Trust
FREE
Free drop-in workshops, no booking requiredLucy Grant and Kate Turner will lead free workshops for children and families on four Tuesdays during the school holidays.Designed for families with children aged four and up, the drop-in workshops encourage young minds and busy hands to explore materials…

FREE Arts and Crafts Sessions for Children – Penzance
Tuesday 20 August 2019 10:30 – 12:30 St. Mary's Church
FREE
Free Activities for your children during August, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Penlee Cluster of Churches. Create your own cornish dragon & dragon egg

FREE Swim Safe Lessons - St Ives
Tuesday 20 August from 10:30 - 16:00 Surfhouse 
FREE
What’s included?Children get to enjoy a fun, structured swimming session at a choice of open water locations – and learn all about how to stay safe in the water and what to do if something goes wrong.The 60-minute session is run by qualified instructors and…

Squashbox Theatre - The Sea Show @ Roskilly's - Helston
Tuesday, 20 August 2019 from 15:00-17:00 Roskilly's Farm
FREE
Craig and friends will be visiting Roskilly's for the first time, treating us to a performance of his sell out show 'The Sea Show' - The Sea Show is a quirky and hilarious mix of puppet show, natural history and comedy cabaret. Meet crazy characters like…

Magic in the Skies Fireworks Display - Penzance
Tuesday 20 August 2019 19:30 Lands End Landmark
FREE
Join us for a thrilling cocktail of pyrotechic wizardry that lasts all summer long, with vibrant explosions lighting up Land's End every Tuesday and Thursday evening.Each of our 12 firework displays will transport you on a musical journey at the westernmost point. Set to a…

Wednesday Wildlife Walk - Helston
Wednesdays 21 August 10:00-12:00 Lizard Point Wildlife Watchpoint hut
£3 adults, children FREE
Join us for our weekly wildlife walk this Wednesday! We'll meet at the wildlife watchpoint hut at Lizard Point at 10am and walk along the coast path over to Housel Bay. Lizard Point is home to Cornish choughs, seals, coastal birds and beautiful Flora so there…

Family Workshop! Write your own Book! - Penzance
Wednesday 21st August 2019 10:30 - 12:30 Morrab Library
£5, enquiries@morrablibrary.org.uk or telephone 01736 364474
Create and write your own story in your very own zigzag book in the amazing Morrab Library! Our two separate creative writing events are open to 8-12 year old's and will provide the chance for children to devise their own story, using special objects to…

FREE Arts and Crafts Sessions for Children – Penzance
Wednesday 21 August 2019 10:30 – 12:30 St. Pol de Leon Church, 
FREE
Free Activities for your children during August, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Penlee Cluster of Churches. Build your own Cornish boat

FREE Arty Afternoons - Penzance
Wednesday 21 August 13:30 - 15:30 Penlee
FREE
Family activities take place every Wednesday. Activities are FREE; drop in any time between 1.30-3.30. 

Beach Art Explorers [5-12 Years] - St Ives
Wednesday 21 August 2019 at 10.30–12.00 and 14.00–15.30
FREE
Explore the beach and get creative!Join us in August as we make art inspired by the wonderful artists and magical stories of Porthmeor Beach. Advance booking for all family members essential. To book, call 01736 791101.Suitable for ages 5-12. All children must be accompanied by a…

Southpaw Dance Company Presents: Icarus - Redruth
Wednesday, 21 August 2019 from 14:00-14:30 Fore Street
FREE, pay what you feel
The brand new outdoor work from Southpaw, featuring an impressively mythic set of wings, with blistering lifting and contact work alongside Southpaw’s distinctive mix of intense physicality and narrative, Icarus is a dance theatre interpretation of the classic Greek myth. This is a Pay What…

Under 5's Stay & Play Session @ Hayle RFC - Hayle
Thursday 22 August 10:00 - 12:00 Hayle RFC 
£3.50 Child, £2.50 Siblings
A 2 hour stay and play session for under 5's at Hayle RFC. We have a bouncy castle, soft play, ball pool, cosy cars and walkers for your little ones to play with.£3.50 per child / £2.50 per additional sibling. Loyalty cards available. 07817 262291

FREE Arts and Crafts Sessions for Children – Penzance
Thursday 22 August 2019 10:30 – 12:30 St. John's Church & Playzone 
FREE
Free Activities for your children during August, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Penlee Cluster of Churches. Make Cornish mermaid and mermen.

Summer Family Get Together: Circus Theme Day - Penzance
Thursday, 22 August 2019 from 11:30-15:30 Skate Plaza
FREE
Come and join us on a free fun filled Circus themed family day for our annual Penzance Summer Get Together! With loads of exciting activities for the whole family! Circus theme fancy dress is welcome and encouraged! But be warned, you may spot a clown…

Magic in the Skies Fireworks Display - Penzance
Thursday 22 August 2019 19:30 Lands End Landmark
FREE
Join us for a thrilling cocktail of pyrotechic wizardry that lasts all summer long, with vibrant explosions lighting up Land's End every Tuesday and Thursday evening.Each of our 12 firework displays will transport you on a musical journey at the westernmost point. Set to a…

FREE Arts and Crafts Sessions for Children – Penzance
Friday 23 August 2019 10:30 – 12:30 St. Peter's Church
FREE
Free Activities for your children during August, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Penlee Cluster of Churches. Take part in the Cornish shell challenge

Lego Alien Competition @ Redruth Library - Redruth
Saturday 24 August 10:00 - 13:00 Redruth Library
FREE
We've been so impressed with the creations coming from fortnightly LEGO Club, that we couldn't possibly keep anyone from building during Summer Reading Challenge! So, every Saturday from 13th July to 7th September, we will be running a competition. BUILD A LEGO ALIEN - Redruth… 0300 123 4111

Art in the Park @ Penlee - Penzance
Saturday 24 August, 14:30 - 15:30 Penlee Park
FREE
Our FREE Saturday activities will be taking place in Penlee Park (weather dependent) under the Penlee House Gazebo throughout August.

Garden Fete @ Mounts Bay Academy - Penzance
Sunday, 25 August 2019 from 12:00-16:00 Mounts Bay Academy
By donation
We are holding a Garden Fete this year with over 30 stalls. There will be entertainment for the children and loads of Crafts, you can eat drink and enjoy what is set to be a great afternoon. Help us to raise money for Christmas Lunches,…

Wildlife Gardening Days - Bosavern Community Farm - Penzance
Monday 26 August 10:00 - 13:00 Bosavern 
FREE
Our longterm volunteer Ian has nearly 50 years' experience gardening without chemicals for the benefit of pollinating insects and other wildlife. He leads wildlife-friendly gardening every Monday morning at Bosavern Community Farm between 10am - 1pm. Come and help us improve your community farm as…

FREE Arts and Crafts Sessions for Children – Penzance
Monday 26 August 2019 10:30 – 12:30 St. John's Church & Playzone 
FREE
Free Activities for your children during August, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Penlee Cluster of Churches. Make a Cornish pebble pet.

FREE Swim Safe Lessons - St Ives
Monday 26 August from 10:30 - 16:00 Surfhouse 
FREE
What’s included?Children get to enjoy a fun, structured swimming session at a choice of open water locations – and learn all about how to stay safe in the water and what to do if something goes wrong.The 60-minute session is run by qualified instructors and…

FREE Swim Safe Lessons - St Ives
Tuesday 27 August from 10:30 - 16:00 Surfhouse 
FREE
What’s included?Children get to enjoy a fun, structured swimming session at a choice of open water locations – and learn all about how to stay safe in the water and what to do if something goes wrong.The 60-minute session is run by qualified instructors and…

FREE Arts and Crafts Sessions for Children – Penzance
Tuesday 27 August 2019 10:30 – 12:30 St. Mary's Church
FREE
Free Activities for your children during August, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Penlee Cluster of Churches. Create your own cornish dragon & dragon egg

Magic in the Skies Fireworks Display - Penzance
Tuesday 27 August 2019 19:30 Lands End Landmark
FREE
Join us for a thrilling cocktail of pyrotechic wizardry that lasts all summer long, with vibrant explosions lighting up Land's End every Tuesday and Thursday evening.Each of our 12 firework displays will transport you on a musical journey at the westernmost point. Set to a…

Wednesday Wildlife Walk - Helston
Wednesdays 28 August 10:00-12:00 Lizard Point Wildlife Watchpoint hut
£3 adults, children FREE
Join us for our weekly wildlife walk this Wednesday! We'll meet at the wildlife watchpoint hut at Lizard Point at 10am and walk along the coast path over to Housel Bay. Lizard Point is home to Cornish choughs, seals, coastal birds and beautiful Flora so there…

Beach Art Explorers [5-12 Years] - St Ives
Wednesday 28 August 2019 at 10.30–12.00 and 14.00–15.30
FREE
Explore the beach and get creative!Join us in August as we make art inspired by the wonderful artists and magical stories of Porthmeor Beach. Advance booking for all family members essential. To book, call 01736 791101.Suitable for ages 5-12. All children must be accompanied by a…

FREE Arts and Crafts Sessions for Children – Penzance
Wednesday 28 August 2019 10:30 – 12:30 St. Pol de Leon Church, 
FREE
Free Activities for your children during August, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Penlee Cluster of Churches. Build your own Cornish boat

FREE Arty Afternoons - Penzance
Wednesday 28 August 13:30 - 15:30 Penlee
FREE
Family activities take place every Wednesday. Activities are FREE; drop in any time between 1.30-3.30. 

Porthmeor Beach Film Screenings – St Ives
Wednesday, 28 August 19:00 SCREENING Mary Poppins Returns
£5 Tickets
The Cornish Cinema Club and Porthmeor Beach are bringing Cinema to the Beach again after the success of last year! 

Under 5's Stay & Play Session @ Hayle RFC - Hayle
Thursday 29 August 10:00 - 12:00 Hayle RFC 
£3.50 Child, £2.50 Siblings
A 2 hour stay and play session for under 5's at Hayle RFC. We have a bouncy castle, soft play, ball pool, cosy cars and walkers for your little ones to play with.£3.50 per child / £2.50 per additional sibling. Loyalty cards available. 07817 262291

FREE Arts and Crafts Sessions for Children – Penzance
Thursday 29 August 2019 10:30 – 12:30 St. John's Church & Playzone 
FREE
Free Activities for your children during August, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Penlee Cluster of Churches. Make Cornish mermaid and mermen.

Magic in the Skies Fireworks Display - Penzance
Thursday 29 August 2019 19:30 Lands End Landmark
FREE
Join us for a thrilling cocktail of pyrotechic wizardry that lasts all summer long, with vibrant explosions lighting up Land's End every Tuesday and Thursday evening.Each of our 12 firework displays will transport you on a musical journey at the westernmost point. Set to a…

FREE Arts and Crafts Sessions for Children – Penzance
Friday 30 August 2019 10:30 – 12:30 St. Peter's Church
FREE
Free Activities for your children during August, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Penlee Cluster of Churches. Take part in the Cornish shell challenge

Lego Alien Competition @ Redruth Library - Redruth
Saturday 31 August 10:00 - 13:00 Redruth Library
FREE
We've been so impressed with the creations coming from fortnightly LEGO Club, that we couldn't possibly keep anyone from building during Summer Reading Challenge! So, every Saturday from 13th July to 7th September, we will be running a competition. BUILD A LEGO ALIEN - Redruth… 0300 123 4111

Unicorn Derby 2019 - Penzance
Saturday, 31 August 2019 from 10:00-20:00
TBC
Our inflatable uncorn derby is back with inflatable races acoss the pool, unicorn fancy dress and entertainment. Win swimming passes, cafe vouchers and more! All inflatables can take part but only unicorns can win in life! :)What's more, for the second year running we are…

Art in the Park @ Penlee - Penzance
Saturday 31 August, 14:30 - 15:30 Penlee Park
FREE
Our FREE Saturday activities will be taking place in Penlee Park (weather dependent) under the Penlee House Gazebo throughout August.

The Cornish Farm Festivities - Redruth
Saturday, 31 August 2019 from 15:00-23:00  Fleur De Lys
£5 Ticket
A Cornish Summer evening on the farm with something for all the family, live music, creative, art & circus workshops, local producers, fun & games for the children... and grown ups too and needless to say..some incredible local food and drink!

Magic in the Skies END OF SEASON SPECTACULAR Fireworks Display - Penzance
Saturday 31st August 2019 19:30 Lands End Landmark
FREE
Join us for a thrilling cocktail of pyrotechic wizardry that lasts all summer long, with vibrant explosions lighting up Land's End every Tuesday and Thursday evening.Each of our 12 firework displays will transport you on a musical journey at the westernmost point. Set to a…

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Daily Activities:

The Bee Mindful Quest - Fowey
Available now
FREE
The Bee Mindful Quest is open to everyone that has a sense of adventure and is all about taking a break from your busy day, be encouraged to get outdoors and into the countryside, while taking a moment for yourself to re-energise, improve your mental wellbeing and…

Hurricanes, Cyclones & Typhoons Exhibition at ShelterBox - Truro
Today - Friday 6th September 2019 at 10:00 - 16:00
FREE
Discover the science behind the storms, hear from survivors and find out how ShelterBox helps people rebuild their lives. Family activities during half term and school holidays.

Arms, Armour and Helmets - Falmouth
Thursday 15 August 10:30 - 16:30 The Poly 
FREE
Join us for a drop in interactive exhibition at the Poly Falmouth, during Falmouth Week on Thursday 15th & 16th August, 10:30-16:30. We will be showcasing a range of our arms, armour and helmets, take a closer look at both historical replicas and helmets inspired…

Curious Baby Session - St Austell
Friday 16 August 9:30 - 11:00 The Family Space
£2 per session, booking is essential
Our Curious Baby sessions are suitable for parents and babies aged 9-18 months Come and join us as we explore sensory play to promote your baby's development ... Week 1 - Splash!Strip off and enjoy this whole body experience. Build muscles and develop coordination as…01726 63528

Out Door Fun Workshop - Ponsanooth
Friday 16 August 2019, 10:00am to 1:00pm Location: Kennall Vale
FREE - Booking essential
Try your hand at den building, nature crafts, making rope ladders, tree climbing (and tree identification!), whittling, fire lighting and cooking on an open camp fire. If it’s raining please dress for the weather as we will still be doing all activities!  

Arms, Armour and Helmets - Falmouth
Friday 16 August 10:30 - 16:30 The Poly 
FREE
Join us for a drop in interactive exhibition at the Poly Falmouth, during Falmouth Week on Thursday 15th & 16th August, 10:30-16:30. We will be showcasing a range of our arms, armour and helmets, take a closer look at both historical replicas and helmets inspired…

Saturday Plant Swap - Lostwithiel
Saturday 17 August 10:00 - 12:00 St Bart's Churchyard 
To Swap
Lostwithiel's Plant Swap is back in St Bart’s Churchyard from 10am to 12 noon every Saturday morning from 6th April through to 7th September 2019 (if wet we will be in the porch) with plants, seeds, seedlings and (later in the year) surplus produce, either…01208 873448

Drama and Storytime [Ages 3-6] - St Austell
Saturday 17 August 2019 10:15 - 11:15 St Austell Library
£2 per child, booking essential
We have a drama and story time workshop for children on Saturday 17 August at St Austell Library. Ages 3-6, 10.15 am - 11.15 and ages 7+, 11.30 - 12.30. £2.00 per child. Booking is essential and must be done at the help desk please.…03001234111

Drama and Storytime [Ages 7+] - St Austell
Saturday 17 August 2019 11:20 - 12:30 St Austell Library
£2 per child, booking essential
We have a drama and story time workshop for children on Saturday 17 August at St Austell Library. Ages 3-6, 10.15 am - 11.15 and ages 7+, 11.30 - 12.30. £2.00 per child. Booking is essential and must be done at the help desk please.…03001234111

Treasure Hunt on Foot - Truro
Sunday, 18 August 2019 from 13:00-16:00 St Erme
FREE
Great Fun for all the family around the village and footpathsFollowed by a BBQ on your return to the centre2pm set off

Flushing Summer Show - Falmouth
Sunday, 18 August 2019 from 14:00-17:00 Flushing
FREE
A fun show with all kinds of classes to enter. There are Trophies for Best Child Entry; Best Adult Entry; Best Men’s Pasty; Best Sunflower; Best in Show.Every entry will receive a FREE Raffle Ticket and entered into a GRAND DRAW; the more entries you…

Out Door Fun Workshop - Par
Monday 19 August 2019, 10:00am to 1:00pm Location: Par Beach
FREE Booking Essential
Explore the shore line – rock pooling and creature identification Beach clean and exploring the impact of plastics in the ocean Create beach art Learn how to light a fire in a Kelly kettle on the beach – hot drink and snack…

Summer Fun for Children and Families @ Truro Cathedral - Truro
Monday 19 August 2019 11:00 - 14:00 Truro Cathedral 
FREE
If you’re a family looking for something to do during the summer holidays – don’t forget to pop into the cathedral! Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of the summer holidays, starting on 29th July, there’s different messy table activities for all to enjoy (excluding 26th…01872 276782

Veryan Nuclear Bunker Tours - Truro
Monday 19 August at 11:00 - 12:30 and 13:30 - 15:00. Nare  Head
£5 per person
Join our tours by local expert Lawrence Holmes and the ROC team and hear the stories behind what went on in a nuclear bunker and the neighbouring starfish bunker.The nuclear bunker is the only preserved ROC nuclear bunker in the south west open to the…

Southpaw Dance Company: Icarus - St Austell
Monday, 19 August 2019 from 14:00-14:30 White River
Pay what you feel
The brand new outdoor work from Southpaw, featuring an impressively mythic set of wings, with blistering lifting and contact work alongside Southpaw’s distinctive mix of intense physicality and narrative, Icarus is a dance theatre interpretation of the classic Greek myth. This is a Pay What…

Summer Fun for Children and Families @ Truro Cathedral - Truro
Tuesday 20 August 2019 11:00 - 14:00 Truro Cathedral 
FREE
If you’re a family looking for something to do during the summer holidays – don’t forget to pop into the cathedral! Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of the summer holidays, starting on 29th July, there’s different messy table activities for all to enjoy (excluding 26th…01872 276782

August Adventures at White River Place - St Austell
Tuesday 20 August 2019 10:00- 16:00 White River
FREE
Add some excitement and dare to be different as you scale our climbing wall, bounce on the bungee trampoline and explore the interactive trailer cave. There's a different experience on offer each week so don't miss out! It's all about August Adventures this summer at…

Minis Cycling Sessions! - Par
Tuesday 20 August 15:45-17:00 Athletics Track
£2,50 per bike
Minis and Open Cycling at Par Track! £2.50 per bike - come along and learn to ride, practice skills and build up fitness and confidence.Starts at 1pm - first hour for minis and beginners, second hour for more confident children, families, groups and adults getting back…

Summer Fun for Children and Families @ Truro Cathedral - Truro
Wednesday 21 August 2019 11:00 - 14:00 Truro Cathedral 
FREE
If you’re a family looking for something to do during the summer holidays – don’t forget to pop into the cathedral! Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of the summer holidays, starting on 29th July, there’s different messy table activities for all to enjoy (excluding 26th…01872 276782

Summer Fete at Fowey Hall - Fowey
Wednesday, 21 August 2019 from 12:00-15:00 Fowey Hall
FREE
Roll up, roll up! It's time to have some fun at the fair! From hook a duck to splat the rat - there's games and activities galore. As part of the Fowey Royal Regatta week we are hosting a traditional summer fete from 12pm-3pm on…

Kids Pottery: Handbuilding Fun: Under the Sea - Falmouth
Wednesday 21 August 13:00 - 14:00 The Poly
1 Piece £4.50 
Join us for family-friendly sessions where children can experience hands-on clay making activities during the school holidays - learning new skills in a fun environment with help from our master potter Karl! Kids will enjoy creating and decorating their own masterpieces. All materials are included…

Baby Explore Session - St Austell
Thursday 22 August 09:30 - 11:00 The Family Space
£2 per session, booking is essential
An exploratory class for Parent & Baby aged 3-9 months Week 1 - The Black & White Project Did you know that the black & white contrast promotes healthy brain development. Join us as we explore patterns in our first sensory class of the Summer…01726 63528

Curious Baby Session - St Austell
Friday 23 August 9:30 - 11:00 The Family Space
£2 per session, booking is essential
Our Curious Baby sessions are suitable for parents and babies aged 9-18 months Come and join us as we explore sensory play to promote your baby's development ... Week 1 - Splash!Strip off and enjoy this whole body experience. Build muscles and develop coordination as…01726 63528

Saturday Plant Swap - Lostwithiel
Saturday 24 August 10:00 - 12:00 St Bart's Churchyard 
To Swap
Lostwithiel's Plant Swap is back in St Bart’s Churchyard from 10am to 12 noon every Saturday morning from 6th April through to 7th September 2019 (if wet we will be in the porch) with plants, seeds, seedlings and (later in the year) surplus produce, either…01208 873448

£2 Entry Sundays @ Cornish Birds of Prey Centre - St Columb Major
Sunday 25 August 10:00 - 16:00 CBoPC
£2 Special Priced Entry
Come and have a lovely stroll around the centre and see our wonderful rescued birds and animals on the Fourth Sunday in every month. We need your support more than ever, for the upcoming season ahead of us.  Flying displays will be outside on the…01637 880544

Summer Fun for Children and Families @ Truro Cathedral - Truro
Monday 26 August 2019 11:00 - 14:00 Truro Cathedral 
FREE
If you’re a family looking for something to do during the summer holidays – don’t forget to pop into the cathedral! Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of the summer holidays, starting on 29th July, there’s different messy table activities for all to enjoy (excluding 26th…01872 276782

Summer Fun for Children and Families @ Truro Cathedral - Truro
Tuesday 27 August 2019 11:00 - 14:00 Truro Cathedral 
FREE
If you’re a family looking for something to do during the summer holidays – don’t forget to pop into the cathedral! Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of the summer holidays, starting on 29th July, there’s different messy table activities for all to enjoy (excluding 26th…01872 276782

Minis Cycling Sessions! - Par
Tuesday 27 August 15:45-17:00 Athletics Track
£2,50 per bike
Minis and Open Cycling at Par Track! £2.50 per bike - come along and learn to ride, practice skills and build up fitness and confidence.Starts at 1pm - first hour for minis and beginners, second hour for more confident children, families, groups and adults getting back…

Summer Fun for Children and Families @ Truro Cathedral - Truro
Wednesday 28 August 2019 11:00 - 14:00 Truro Cathedral 
FREE
If you’re a family looking for something to do during the summer holidays – don’t forget to pop into the cathedral! Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of the summer holidays, starting on 29th July, there’s different messy table activities for all to enjoy (excluding 26th…01872 276782

Kids Pottery: Handbuilding Fun: Under the Sea - Falmouth
Wednesday 28 August 13:00 - 14:00 The Poly
1 Piece £4.50 
Join us for family-friendly sessions where children can experience hands-on clay making activities during the school holidays - learning new skills in a fun environment with help from our master potter Karl! Kids will enjoy creating and decorating their own masterpieces. All materials are included…

Baby Explore Session - St Austell
Thursday 29 August 09:30 - 11:00 The Family Space
£2 per session, booking is essential
An exploratory class for Parent & Baby aged 3-9 months Week 1 - The Black & White Project Did you know that the black & white contrast promotes healthy brain development. Join us as we explore patterns in our first sensory class of the Summer…01726 63528

Curious Baby Session - St Austell
Friday 30 August 9:30 - 11:00 The Family Space
£2 per session, booking is essential
Our Curious Baby sessions are suitable for parents and babies aged 9-18 months Come and join us as we explore sensory play to promote your baby's development ... Week 1 - Splash!Strip off and enjoy this whole body experience. Build muscles and develop coordination as…01726 63528

Saturday Plant Swap - Lostwithiel
Saturday 31 August 10:00 - 12:00 St Bart's Churchyard 
To Swap
Lostwithiel's Plant Swap is back in St Bart’s Churchyard from 10am to 12 noon every Saturday morning from 6th April through to 7th September 2019 (if wet we will be in the porch) with plants, seeds, seedlings and (later in the year) surplus produce, either…01208 873448

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Daily Activities:

Swim & Play @ Bude Sandymouth Holiday Resort - Bude
Monday - Sunday 10:00 - 12:00 and 13:00 - 17:00
£5 Family Leisure Pass for 4
Back for the season is our outdoor splashpad area, which is also included with our family pass deal of just £5 of up to 4 people, which also gives you access to our tropically heated indoor pool, outdoor play area and pirate ship, AND our indoor…01288 352563

Sticky Paws Gang Summer Holiday Bear Hunt - Launceston
Monday - Saturday 10:00 - 16:00 (excludes Sunday) 
FREE
Come and join in the fun with Endeavour's Teddy Detective Agency this Summer Holidays!The Sticky Paw Gang have lost their leader and need some 'elp finding him again. Can you lend us a paw and find them all along with us?Entry is totally FREE and…

Donut Baking and Decorating Workshops - Saltash
Thursday 15 August 11:00, 13:00 or 15:00 Truly Scrumptious Workshop
£5 per ticket
Please text 07580 083 083 to book.

Free Summer Activity Days at Lansallos - Looe
Thursday 15 August 11:00 -15:00 Lansallos 
FREE
Come along and join the rangers for activity days each Thursday in the summer holidays. Park in the Lansallos National Trust carpark and follow the path to the beach, unless otherwise stated.

Southpaw Dance Company: Icarus - Bude
Thursday, 15 August 2019 from 13:30-14:00
FREE
'Icarus' from the Southpaw Dance Company will be coming to Bude and will be performing across the town and on The Castle lawns, on the Thursday 15th August from 1.30pm - 2pm. Free to attend and watch.

BTC Bug Hunt - Bodmin
Friday, 16 August 2019 from 10:00-15:00 Priory Meadow
FREE
Something for the summer holidays - come along and join Buglife and Bodmin Town Council for a Bug Hunt on Friday 16 August at Priory Meadow (near the old skate park) PL31 2AE, for some bug sweeping fun. Sweeping times are 10am,…

Mermaid and LEGO Cupcake Decorating Workshops - Saltash
Friday 16 August 11:00, 13:00 or 15:00 Truly Scrumptious Workshop
£5 per ticket
Please text 07580 083 083 to book.

Indoor Inflatable Party - Liskeard
Saturday 17 August 2019 11:00 - 16:00 Public Hall
£2 per 1 hour session
There will be a selection of large inflatables and a ball pool with soft play for the younger ones. Refreshments and snacks will be on sale.

Bude Carnival - Bude
Saturday, 17 August 2019 from 14:00-20:00 Bude
FREE
The biggest day in your social calendar, the Bude carnival!You can expect dance displays, live music, stalls, fancy dress, awards and of course the main event of the procession itself. Plus much more.Make sure you get there early and tag us into your pictures throughout…

Bodmin Carnvial - Bodmin
Saturday, 17 August 2019 at 17:00 Bodmin
FREE
Assembly at Bodmin Fair Park between 4.30 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. to register your entry. Judging will commence at 5.45 p.m. Carnival Procession leaves at 6.45 p.m. for Priory Park Carnival Procession route:Fair Park, Westheath Avenue, Higher Bore Street, Lower Bore Street, Fore Street, Mount…

Gribbin Open Days - Looe
Sunday 18 August 11:00 - 17:00 Gribbin 
£1 Adult, Child FREE
Come over the the Gribbin and climb the Daymark tower. NT members and children free. £1 entry everyone else.  

Creative Clay Workshop: Clay Aliens - Launceston
Wednesday, 21 August 2019 from 10:00-12:00 Library
FREE
Come along to Launceston Library as part of the Summer Reading Challenge and create some wonderful, space themed creations out of clay with local artist Barbi from Barefoot. The fun, creative session is FREE (and uses clay so wear appropriate clothes!)As part of the Summer…

Free Summer Activity Days at Lansallos - Looe
Thursday 22 August 11:00 -15:00 Lansallos 
FREE
Come along and join the rangers for activity days each Thursday in the summer holidays. Park in the Lansallos National Trust carpark and follow the path to the beach, unless otherwise stated.

Mini Basket Weaving Workshop [4 Yrs+] - Saltash
Thursday, 22 August 2019 from 13:30-15:00 Scrapstore
£4 per person
Weave your own mini basket using our pre made frames and colourful wool. This workshop will teach the children the art of patience and will keep them occupied, as they weave the colourful wool in and out of the frame, slowly building up the basket…

Mount Edgcumbe Summer Fete - Torpoint
Sunday, 25 August 2019 from 10:30-16:00 Mount Edgecumbe
FREE
Turn back the clock and enjoy English tradition at its best at the Summer Fete, being held in the stunning surroundings of Mount Edgcumbe Country Park this August.This fabulous family-friendly day out is brought to you by Miss Ivy Events and will provide a whole…

Gribbin Open Days - Looe
Sunday 25 August 11:00 - 17:00 Gribbin 
£1 Adult, Child FREE
Come over the the Gribbin and climb the Daymark tower. NT members and children free. £1 entry everyone else.  

Creative Clay Workshop: Space Ships - Launceston
Wednesday, 28 August 2019 from 10:00-12:00 Library
FREE
Come along to Launceston Library as part of the Summer Reading Challenge and create some wonderful, space themed creations out of clay with local artist Barbi from Barefoot. The fun, creative session is FREE (and uses clay so wear appropriate clothes!)As part of the Summer…

Edible Slime Workshops - Saltash
Wednesday 28 August 11:00, 13:00 or 15:00 Truly Scrumptious Workshop
£5 per ticket
Please text 07580 083 083 to book. More time slots may be available, please enquire.

Newspaper Forts Workshop [6 Yrs +] - Saltash
Thursday, 29 August 2019 from 10:00-11:30 Scrapstore
£5 per child
A great creative project for girls and boys! This simple, eco friendly way to make a fort will keep your kids occupied for the morning. £5 per child. Suitable for 6 years +. 5 spaces available. Please book by coming into the scrapstore and paying…

Chocolate Candy Slabs Workshops - Saltash
Thursday 29 August 11:00, 13:00 or 15:00 Truly Scrumptious Workshop
£5 per ticket
Please text 07580 083 083 to book.

Free Summer Activity Days at Lansallos - Looe
Thursday 29 August 11:00 -15:00 Lansallos 
FREE
Come along and join the rangers for activity days each Thursday in the summer holidays. Park in the Lansallos National Trust carpark and follow the path to the beach, unless otherwise stated.

Indoor Inflatable Party - Liskeard
Thursday 29 August 2019 11:00 - 16:00 Public Hall 
£2 per 1 hour session
There will be a selection of large inflatables and a ball pool with soft play for the younger ones. Refreshments and snacks will be on sale.

Wacky Waffle Baking Workshops - Saltash
Friday 30 August 11:00, 13:00 or 15:00 Truly Scrumptious Workshop
£5 per ticket
Please text 07580 083 083 to book.

Indoor Inflatable Party - Liskeard
Friday 30 August 2019 11:00 - 16:00 Public Hall 
£2 per 1 hour session
There will be a selection of large inflatables and a ball pool with soft play for the younger ones. Refreshments and snacks will be on sale.

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