Local Events

 

MAY

West Looe May Fayre May 1st

Quayside Centre & West Looe Quayside, West Looe 10am - 3pm#

Blessing of the Fleet with Polperro Fishermen’s Choir 5th of May
The Blessing of the Fleet will take place on Friday May 5th at 6.30 pm at West Looe Quay Centre featuring the Polperro Fishermen’s Choir.

Fowey Festival of Words and Music 6 - 13 May

(ex-Daphne du Maurier Festival of Arts & Literature) - Fowey. enjoy an entertaining and sparkling 10 days of Star Names, Drama, Music, Talks, Concerts, Guided Walks, local events and Free entertainment.

Looe Beer and Cider Festival  26 - 28 May - Quayside Centre West Looe

JUNE

Looe Festival of the Sea 4th of June 10am - 4pm
a programme of activities across the town which adopts an educational focus about Looe's marine environment, safety at sea, sustainable Cornish seafood, reducing pollution and taking care of our marine wildlife

Looe Raft Race 4 June 2.30pm.
The annual raft race will see the usual chaotic scenes on the beach followed by occasional sinkings and very wet people dressed up in silly clothes.

The Royal Cornwall Show Wadebridge 8 - 10 June
For three days each year the showground at Wadebridge is transformed into a living town, bustling with life, energy, agriculture, entertainment and trade.

Polperro Festival 10 - 18th June
Location - Big Green, Polperro. A week-long free event comprising of live music, arts, crafts, street entertainment and fun for all the family plus much much more.

JULY

Liskeard & District Agricultural Show 8 July - Merrymeet, Liskeard 
Liskeard Show is one of the biggest in the South West. Come and see the great main ring entertainment, cattle, horses, donkeys, poultry, crafts, dog show, trade stands, Cornish food marquee and homes
and gardens marquee.

Plymouth Regatta 14 - 17 July
Port of Plymouth Regatta Week offers superb competitive racing for all classes of dinghies and yachts in Plymouth Sound.
With a spectacular location to watch the racing and evening entertainment and shore side events to match, Plymouth Regatta is the place to be.

Boconnoc Steam Fair - Liskeard Steam & Vintage Club 28 - 30 July
The Boconnoc Steam Fair, held at Boconnoc Estate near Liskeard can be considered one of the best rallies of its kind in Cornwall! A great selection of full size and miniature steam, classic cars, vintage vehicles, tractors & more are all on display. Why not visit the craft tent or one of the many trade stands whilst you’re visiting – you may pick up a treat! Lots to see and enjoy for all the family.
Boconnoc, Lostwithiel, Cornwall, PL22 0RG

Looe Carnival Week 30 July - 5th August
The Looe Carnival is the highlight of the Looe Lion’s event calendar with a week of events that cater for the interests of all ages & interests.

AUGUST

Looe Carnival Week 30 July - 5th August
The Looe Carnival is the highlight of the Looe Lion’s event calendar with a week of events that cater for the interests of all ages & interests.

Annual British Fireworks Championships Finals 9th - 10th of August - Plymouth Hoe / Plymouth Sound 9:30pm
The British Firework Championships will take place in Plymouth in August. Once again, six of the best UK firework display companies will compete in the hope of becoming the British Firework Champions for 2017. The best place to view the displays is from Plymouth Hoe where a fairground, catering units and live music will also be available.

Fowey Royal Regatta & Carnival Week 13th - 19th of August
The Fowey Royal Regatta is hailed by many as one of the best local regattas in the country and is usually held over the third full week of August. Along with daily sailing races there are a number of other themed events mixed into the week including a midweek Carnival and ending with a spectacular Firework display over the harbour.

SEPTEMBER

Looe Music Festival 29 Sept - 1 Oct -
see you on the beach! 90 bands /5 stages / 3 days.

 

EVENTS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR

NRLI Looe Lifeboat Station events throughout the year.

Car Boot Sale takes place every Sunday morning (subject to weather conditions) throughout the summer months (June to September) midway between Looe & Polperro. Approx 5 - 10min. walk from Camping Caradon.

Looe Island trips/Walks

Craft Market West Looe Quayside

Further information on Local Events close by Camping Caradon
Looe Events & Best of South East Cornwall