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What’s Hot This Month

What’s on, when it is, where it is in Cornwall and why you should go. Our What’s Hot guide is the list of the coolest happenings in Cornwall. Festivals, food markets, theatre, music and some seriously seasonal activities.

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binTasting June

It must be that rosé time of year again, sunny, long days and evening beach barbies, Cornwall at its best. Although at the moment you may need to search hard for a sheltered spot and be armed with blankets and extra layers, the bottle...

binTasting: April

Spring has almost sprung and soon Padstow will be brimming with visitors, day trippers and sunshine (ever the optimist), which means a full BinTwo terrace is beckoning and we can't...

Trereife Easter Fair 2015

Visit Trereife House this Easter Weekend for oodles of Easter related fun. Celebrating their 7th Easter Food & Craft Fair from 3-6 April GCGers are in for a real...

Fowey Festival of Words & Music 2015

Exciting news as the dates for Fowey Festival of Words & Music have been announced (9-16 May 2015) along with a delectable Poldark-themed day....

Alaska: Black Fish Theatre Head Up The Acorn

Alaska is a story of one man’s carefree, joyous journey which becomes a nightmarish plunge into extreme survival, overshadowed by all things dead, alive and Alaskan. This is no ordinary survival tale, not a shade of Bear Grylls, not...

Fowey Festival of Words & Music

Cornwall’s favourite literature festival, Fowey Festival of Words & Music, has announced dates for the 18th annual lit-fest. Book worms and Daphne Du Maurier fans note down 9 – 16 May for some Fowey action....

Mid-century & Vintage Fair

Calling all creatives! Bedruthan Hotel & Spa’s Mid-century and Vintage Fair is returning on 7-8 March 2015....

Big love, this February

In case you haven’t heard, it’s the season of love. In other words: Valentine’s Day is looming. I’ll admit that Mr and I have made scant effort beyond the first flush of early courtship to commemorate the date; however this...

Dr Livingstone I Presume?

The GCG are big fans of Miracle Theatre. Each and every show is awesome and we love that you get to see performance in outdoor venues, community digs and cool spots in and around Cornwall. Hello adventures! Dr Livingstone, I Presume? is...

Roos Beach: Top 10 Christmas Gifts

Our pals at Roo's Beach, right on the beach in Porth, have put together their top 10 Christmassy gifts, giving you a little festive inspiration as you embark on your Christmas...

Padstow Christmas Festival Cookbook

I love cookbooks. Not that I am particularly adept at cooking… we are currently living in the aftermath of several failed banana bread attempts. I like to be creative and go off-piste. This should only be left for the skilled...

Autumn Fayre at Fifteen Farmer's Market

It’s fabulous farmer’s market time! Fifteen are hosting their bi-annual Autumn Fayre on Saturday 18th October in the Watergate Bay Extreme Academy car park. Spot the giant marquee choc-full of Cornish produce, producers and culinary...

Falmouth Oyster Festival 2014

It's the pearl in the autumn foodie calendar, grab your shuckers and head down to the Falmouth Oyster Festival this weekend. After all, those who eat oysters, love...

Bude for Food: Festival goodness

On the lawns of Bude Castle this weekend, Saturday 20 September and Sunday 21 September, there is somewhat a funky autumn harvest happening. An open invite to discover the class of culinary cleverness hiding around the banks of the old...

Great Cornish Food Festival: Top 10 Things to See

Our good pals at Cornwall Food & Drink have put together their top 10 things to see, do, smell and taste at the fast-approaching Great Cornish Food Festival - Friday 26 - Sunday 28 September 2014....

Miracle Theatre's The Tempest

“I long to hear the story of your life, which must captivate the ear strangely.” Celebrating their 35th birthday with a tour of the Tempest they are bringing indomitable outdoor theatre to veritable venues across...

Port Eliot Festival 2014

Port Eliot Festival is back baby! After a year’s sabbatical the creative cool weekend of music, books, films, ideas, fashion, food, wild swimming and spontaneous happenings is almost...

Rock Oyster Festival 2014

Rock Oyster Festival is set to return this summer on Saturday 12 July with organisers promising a party not to be...

The Case of the Frightened Lady: Miracle Theatre

Why is the lady so frightened? And who dropped the red scarf? For their 35th birthday the arbiters of outdoor theatre are revisiting The Case of the Frightened Lady. One of Miracle's finest...

Veuve Clicquo's Polo on the Beach 2014

Polo on the Beach is back for 2014 baby on Saturday 5th – Sunday 6th July for the 8th year running. Get ready to start knocking back the Veuve Clicq as the equine action takes place on Watergate Bay....