Local Events

Local events

Looe Events Calender


Liskeard & District Agricultural Show 14th  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 13th – 15th 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  27th, 28th & 29th 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 30th July – 4th 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 8th – 9th 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 19th – 25th 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.


Looe Music Festival 21st – 23rd See you on the beach! 90 bands /5 stages / 3 days.


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
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