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Today to Fri 25 May, by distance, closest first.    

More details - Games As [Performing] Arts
A collective art exhibition, part of Games as Arts / Arts as Games Festival. This second edition entitled Games As [performing] Arts, will investigate the relationships between games, performance and AI, through shared notions of play.
The Exchange, Princes Street, Penzance
Thu 10 May, Thu 31 May

More details - Tim Shaw 'What Remains'
A solo exhibition bringing together a number of works by Tim Shaw, the acclaimed sculptor and Royal Academician Drawn from personal experience, Shaw’s exhibition at The Exchange features two installations that address head-on the global presence and effect of terrorism and the pervasive sense of hidden powers
The Exchange, Princes Street, Penzance
Sat 12 May

More details - St Michael's Mount - Meet the Gardener
A unique chance to experience life beyond the castle walls and meet one of the gardening team, including Head Gardener Lottie Allen. Learn what the four strong team do day-to-day and hear about the history and current design of the garden. Booking Not Needed.
St Michael’s Mount, Marazion,
Today to Thu 31 May

More details - Chygurno - Open Garden for NGS
Beautiful, unique, 3 acre cliffside garden overlooking Lamorna Cove. Planting started in 1998, mainly S-hemisphere shrubs and exotics with hydrangeas, camellias and rhododendrons. Woodland area with tree ferns set against large granite outcrops. Garden terraced with steep steps and paths.
Chygurno, Lamorna
Sat 28 Apr and Sun 29 Apr

More details - Godolphin - Bluebell Festival
Celebrate the native bluebells that cover Godolphin Woods with our trails, activities and displays. Learn all about this native wildflower during the bluebell festival at Godolphin. Stroll through the tranquil woods to admire the carpet of blue.
Godolphin, Godolphin Cross, Helston,
Today to Sun 20 May

More details - Godolphin - Guided walks on Godolphin's Estate
Join guided walk of the Godolphin estate, and discover the varied countryside and history of this important site. Join a guided walk of the wider estate at Godolphin and discover the nature and history at this important site.
Godolphin, Godolphin Cross, Helston,
Thu 3 May

More details - Godolphin - Godolphin House open
Take the opportunity to discover this important historic house in Cornwall, during the house open week. The historic Godolphin house is open; soak up the atmosphere and history as you wander through each room.
Godolphin, Godolphin Cross, Helston,
Sat 5 May to Thu 10 May

More details - Godolphin - CAST Contemporary Art Exhibition
Come and view the exhibition in the King’s Room which is part of the Groundwork season of international contemporary art in Cornwall, organised by the Helston-based arts organisation CAST.
Godolphin, Godolphin Cross, Helston,
Sat 5 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Godolphin - Guided walks on Godolphin's Estate
Join guided walk of the Godolphin estate, and discover the varied countryside and history of this important site. Join a guided walk of the wider estate at Godolphin and discover the nature and history at this important site.
Godolphin, Godolphin Cross, Helston,
Thu 10 May, Thu 17 May, Thu 24 May, Thu 31 May

More details - Godrevy - Freedom racing Godrevy
Pull on your trainers and join in a run around Godrevy with the Freedom Racing team. http://bit.ly/2qtb7b8. A more or less 10k run around Godrevy dunes, headland and coastpath. Breath-taking views and lots of fun. Booking Essential. Phone: 07818 416930. children welcome with an adult. Dogs on leads welcome.
Godrevy, Gwithian, near Hayle,
Wed 9 May

More details - Carminowe Valley Garden - Open Garden for NGS
Overlooking the beautiful Carminowe Valley towards Loe Pool this abundant garden combines native oak woodland, babbling brook and large natural pond with more formal areas. Wild flower meadow, mown pathways, shrubberies, orchard, nectar beds, cutting garden, kitchen garden, summerhouse.
Carminowe Valley Garden, Gunwalloe
Sun 6 May

More details - Ethnevas Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
Isolated granite cottage in 2 acres. Intimate flower and vegetable garden. Bridge over stream to large pond and primrose path through semi-wild bog area. Hillside with grass paths among native and exotic trees. Many camellias and rhododendrons. Mixed shrubs and herbaceous beds, wild flower glade, spring bulbs.
Ethnevas Cottage, Falmouth
Sun 29 Apr

More details - Navas Hill House - Open Garden for NGS
8½-acre elevated valley garden paddocks; woodland; kitchen garden and ornamental areas. The ornamental garden consists of 2 plantsman areas with specialist trees and shrubs; walled rose garden; ornamental garden with water features and rockery.
Navas Hill House, Falmouth
Sun 6 May

More details - Glendurgan Garden - Bluebells at Glendurgan
The bluebell display at Glendurgan is not to be missed and is one of the highlights of the year in the garden. Take a walk around this wonderful valley garden and enjoy the sight of hundreds of beautiful bluebells as well as many other spring flowers at this lovely time of year. Booking Not Needed.
Glendurgan Garden, Mawnan Smith, near Falmouth,
Tue 1 May to Sun 6 May, Tue 8 May to Sun 13 May, Tue 15 May to Sun 20 May, Tue 22 May to Sun 27 May, Tue 29 May to Thu 31 May

More details - From the Jam with Bruce Foxton
From the Jam with Bruce Foxton + support. Artists performing: From The Jam.: Tickets avaiable.
Princess Pavilion, Falmouth
Sat 12 May

More details - Trelissick - 'I Dare' Exhibition
Celebrating the 100th anniversary of women securing the vote, ’I Dare’ tells the story of how, in 1931, the ’straightforward and modest’ Ida Copeland defeated fascist Oswald Mosley to become MP for Stoke-on-Trent.
Trelissick, Feock, near Truro,
Today to Thu 31 May

More details - The Story Of The Beach Boys® A Tribute
Presented here is a unique opportunity to hear a comprehensive selection of chart hits America’s biggest pop band ever recorded including: God Only Knows - Good Vibrations - I Get Around - Surfin’ USA - Fun Fun Fun - California Girls - Sloop John B and many more that you will surely know and by the end of the evening
Hall For Cornwall, Back Quay, Truro
Today

More details - Lizard Point - Wildlife Watchpoint
Get closer to nature at Britain’s most southerly point. The unique geology and maritime climate makes Lizard Point a perfect environment for a variety of flora and fauna.
Lizard Point, The Lizard, near Helston
Today to Wed 30 May

More details - Cotehele Mill - Milling days at Cotehele Mill
Watch the millers mill on Thursdays and Sundays. The millers grind organic wholemeal flour. You can watch the grinding and bagging on Thursdays and Sundays (water dependent) and buy a bag to take home. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Cotehele Mill
Sun 29 Apr, Thu 3 May, Sun 6 May

More details - Lizard Point - Guided wildlife walk
Join us for a guided coastal wildlife walk. On route you will be introduced to local wildflowers, Atlantic grey seals and the history of the Cornish choughs with the possibility of seeing them too.
Lizard Point, The Lizard, near Helston
Wed 2 May, Wed 9 May, Wed 16 May, Wed 23 May, Wed 30 May

More details - The Dodman - Hemmick beach cleans
Help us keep Hemmick beach beautiful. Can you spare half an hour or so to help us keep Hemmick beach looking beautiful, and safer for wildlife' Booking Not Needed. Children welcome with a supervising adult. Dogs on leads welcome.
The Dodman
Sat 5 May

More details - St Agnes Head - St Agnes Bolster pageant at Chapel Porth
Join in the St Agnes Bolster pageant at Chapel Porth. Organised by the local community, join in the St Agnes Bolster pageant on the cliff tops above and down around Chapel Porth. Be immersed in the legend of the Giant Bolster as told by the St Agnes villagers. Booking Not Needed. Children very welcome.
St Agnes Head
Sat 5 May and Sun 6 May

More details - Roseland - Community beach cleans (Porthcurnick)
Soak in fantastic views and fresh air whilst helping to keep this beautiful beach clean. We meet in the morning on the first Monday each month at 10am. Gloves, bags and litter-pickers provided. Just bring your enthusiasm to help out for an hour or so. Booking Not Needed.
Roseland
Mon 7 May

More details - Roseland - Community beach cleans (Pendower)
Soak in fantastic views and fresh air whilst helping to keep this beautiful beach clean. We meet in the afternoon on the first Monday each month. Gloves, bags and litter-pickers provided. Just bring your enthusiasm to help out for an hour or so. Booking Not Needed.
Roseland
Mon 7 May

More details - Lizard Point - A birthday celebration; 50 years of the NT at Predannack
Help us celebrate, as it is 50 years since the National Trust first acquired Predannack Wollas on the West Coast of the Lizard Peninsula. Join the Lead Ranger for a guided walk.
Lizard Point, The Lizard, near Helston
Wed 9 May

More details - Cotehele Mill - Milling days at Cotehele Mill
Watch the millers mill on Thursdays and Sundays. The millers grind organic wholemeal flour. You can watch the grinding and bagging on Thursdays and Sundays (water dependent) and buy a bag to take home. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Cotehele Mill
Thu 10 May, Sun 13 May, Thu 17 May, Sun 20 May, Thu 24 May, Sun 27 May, Thu 31 May

More details - Port Quin - Coast path repair day at Dannonchapel Farm, nr. Delabole
The South West Coast Path is enjoyed by thousands of walkers each year but takes a lot of maintenance to keep it in good shape. Why not lend us a hand for a few hours and get stuck in with a spade or mattock, repairing steps, drainage and improving the surface of the footpath. No experience necessary.
Port Quin
Sat 12 May

More details - Roseland - St Anthony Battery unearthed
Come along and find out more about St Anthony Head; the place, the people, the wildlife and the history. Hidden under tons of earth for decades, the battery at St Anthony Head was pretty forgotten.
Roseland
Sun 13 May

More details - Lizard Point - Chough and wildlife walk
Join us for a guided walk on the Lizard NNR to see wild Cornish choughs. On route you will be introduced to the choughs and some of the other fantastic wildlife that surrounds Lizard Point.
Lizard Point, The Lizard, near Helston
Wed 23 May, Wed 30 May

More details - Trerice - Trerice: The Archaeology of a Medieval Manor Farm
Learn the history of Trerice’s archaeology with a specially scheduled volunteer walking tour of Trerice and discover it’s history as a medieval manor farm. Booking Not Needed.
Trerice, Kestle Mill, near Newquay,
Today, Fri 25 May

More details - Trerice - Dinner and rockabilly evening
Enjoy an evening of rockabilly, swing, blues and boogie performed by The Cotton Club while enjoying a delicious two course meal followed by coffee and mints in the barn restaurant at Trerice. Booking Essential. Phone: 01637 875404.
Trerice, Kestle Mill, near Newquay,
Sat 5 May

More details - Trerice - Tudor Costume Day
Step back in time to sixteenth century Cornwall with Trerice Costume Group by trying on recreated period clothes. Booking Not Needed. Children are welcome accompanied by an adult.
Trerice, Kestle Mill, near Newquay,
Mon 7 May, Mon 28 May

More details - Trerice - 60s Murder Mystery
Go back in time to the swinging sixties and take part in a 60s Murder Mystery at Trerice. Over a groovy three course dinner you will meet a host of suspicious characters. There’ll be peace, love and murder as the evening unfolds. Who will be the best sleuth on the night' Booking Essential.
Trerice, Kestle Mill, near Newquay,
Fri 18 May

More details - Trerice - Dinner and Jazz evening
Unwind to the cool sounds of ’Melange’ a local jazz quartet... Trerice Manor will be hosting a jazz evening with music and dinner in the barn restaurant on 23 March, 20 April, 25 May & 15 June.
Trerice, Kestle Mill, near Newquay,
Fri 25 May

More details - Evening of Mediumship with Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt - Newquay
Evening of Mediumship with Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt Psychic Medium Nikki Kitt is a Spiritualist Medium who is currently touring the UK with Psychic / Mediumship Evenings.
Lane Theatre, Lane Newquay
Fri 18 May

More details - The Japanese Garden - Open Garden for NGS
Discover an oasis of tranquillity in a Japanese-style Cornish garden, set in approx one acre. Spectacular Japanese maples and azaleas, symbolic teahouse, koi pond, bamboo grove, stroll, woodland, zen and moss gardens. A place made for contemplation and meditation. Adm free to gift shop, bonsai and plant areas.
The Japanese Garden, St Mawgan
Sun 13 May and Mon 14 May

More details - Party in the Park - Community Family Fun Day
Bring you family along to our annual fundraising fun day. We have lots planned for the day including animal encounters with Hendra Farm, bouncy castle, pillow wars, sumo wrestling inflatables, fete games, raffle, free craft tent, teddy & bottle tombola, free soft play, free outdoor games, pony rides, face painting,...
Poltair Park, St Austell
Sat 19 May

More details - The Cornwall Home & Lifestyle Show 2018
Whether you’re planning home improvement, preparing a property for letting, undertaking an extension, renovation or self-build project, considering renewable energy solutions, looking for inspiration or simply to explore new ideas, this is the show for you!
Royal Cornwall Showground
Sat 5 May and Sun 6 May

More details - Lanhydrock - Discover more on a free garden tour
If you’d like to find out more about Lanhydrock’s beautiful listed garden, then come along to one of our free garden tours. Volunteer guides lead you around the formal garden on most weekdays, sharing their knowledge and answering your questions.
Lanhydrock, Bodmin
Today, Mon 30 Apr to Fri 4 May, Mon 7 May to Fri 11 May, Mon 14 May to Fri 18 May, Mon 21 May to Fri 25 May, Mon 28 May to Thu 31 May

More details - Lanhydrock - Out of the shadows
We’re commemorating the 100th anniversary of women gaining a political voice through their right to vote by sharing the stories of some of the women who came before that time, bringing these women out from history’s shadows. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Lanhydrock, Bodmin
Today to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Lanhydrock - Bluebell walk
A chance to discover the beautiful bluebells at Lanhydrock on this guided walk on the estate, followed by lunch in the restaurant. Booking Essential. Phone: 01208 265950.
Lanhydrock, Bodmin
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Lanhydrock - Out of the shadows
We’re commemorating the 100th anniversary of women gaining a political voice through their right to vote by sharing the stories of some of the women who came before that time, bringing these women out from history’s shadows. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Lanhydrock, Bodmin
Mon 30 Apr to Thu 28 Jun

More details - Lostwithiel Antiques & Collectors Market
Monthly market found in the heart of Lostwithiel - Cornwalls Antiques Town. Free adjacent carpark Entry by donation to Childrens Hospice South West
The Scout Hall, Lostwithiel
Sat 5 May, Sat 2 Jun

More details - Great Expectations by Rabbit Theatre
We are delighted to present our next Carn to Cove Show at Helland Village Hall, Great Expectations by Charles Dickens and Rabbit Theatre! Pip, a seven year old orphan visits his mother’s grave. A frightening encounter with an escaped convict begins a series of events that will change his life forever.
Helland Village Hall Nr Bodmin
Sat 12 May

More details - Pinsla Garden & Nursery - Open Garden for NGS
Romantic 1½-acre artists garden set in tranquil woodland. Naturalistic cottage garden planting surrounds the C18 fairytale cottage. Imaginative design, intense colour and scent, bees and butterflies. Unusual shade plants, acers and ferns. Fantastic range of plants and statues on display and for sale.
Pinsla Garden & Nursery, Cardinham
Sat 19 May and Sun 20 May

More details - Boconnoc - Open Garden for NGS
20 acres surrounded by parkland and woods with magnificent trees, flowering shrubs and stunning views. The gardens are set amongst mature trees which provide the backcloth for exotic spring flowering shrubs, woodland plants, with newly-planted magnolias and a fine collection of hydrangeas.
Boconnoc, Lostwithiel
Mon 7 May

More details - Tintagel Old Post Office - A wre'ta kewsel Kernewek?
Can you speak Cornish' This exhibition explores the Cornish language, it’s history and how people in the Tintagel area would have used it. Impress your friends with a fact you learn here. Booking Not Needed. Family friendly. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Tintagel Old Post Office, Fore Street, Tintagel,
Today to Sun 29 Apr

More details - Tintagel Old Post Office - The art of ragcycling
See the house adorned with rag rugs made by Debbie Hastings and learn how this traditional form of up-cycling can create almost anything you put your mind to, what will you create from rags' Booking Not Needed. Family friendly. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Tintagel Old Post Office, Fore Street, Tintagel,
Mon 21 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Penmilder - Open Garden for NGS
Gently sloping, S-facing 2½ acre Cornish garden, with mature trees and shrubs. Bluebell woods, a haven for wildlife, and apple orchard which is particularly pretty with primroses, daffodils and bluebells in spring. Pond and vegetable garden. Sadly the garden is not suitable for wheelchair users due to gravel paths.
Penmilder, Liskeard
Mon 7 May

More details - Moyclare - Open Garden for NGS
Gardened by one family for over 80yrs; mature trees, shrubs and plants (many unusual, many variegated). Once most televised Cornish garden. Now revived and rejuvenated and still a plantsman’s delight, full of character.
Moyclare, Liskeard
Mon 7 May