Sun, sea and serenity; this is September in Cornwall.
What’s better than listening to music or watching live entertainment with a beverage in hand as the warm September sun casts lazy shadows in the afternoon? Music and entertainment is a huge part of the Cornish way of life, from heartily singing along to sea shanties in the local pub to welcoming both established and upcoming acts at venues across the county. No exception, this September has a cracking line up of safe, socially-distanced events to look forward to:
Fishing and farming are both deeply entrenched in Cornish heritage and with so much emphasis on fresh, local food the standard of cuisine in this vibrant county is incredibly high. Make sure you save the date and check out the delicious line up of culinary events this September where local talent showcase the best of the best to send you into gastronomical heaven.
Love the outdoors? Check out the great dog-friendly beaches near Padstow and epic array of watersports you can try. Fancy some history? After nearly 5 months of closure, Bodmin Keep Army Museum is reopening its doors and inviting visitors to uncover hundreds of years of Cornwall’s military history. Or for a fascinating exploration of deep-sea life, head to Falmouth’s National Maritime Museum for their awe-inspiring Monsters of the Deep exhibition.
Arriving in Cornwall there is an undeniable sense of calm that envelopes our beautiful county. Any visit, no matter how long or short, should allow time for breathing in the atmosphere and unwinding. However you best like to relax, whether it’s with a cream tea and a view, picking your own little corner of one of St Merryn’s seven bays for seven days, daydreaming on a picnic blanket overlooking the Rumps or nestled into the village pub, you’ll find something just right for you this September.
For more inspiration, take a look at our reasons for a summer trip to Padstow.