Falmouth has been shaped and influenced by its strong connection to the sea. A fascinating maritime heritage sits comfortably alongside the creative, building a name for itself as the South West’s cultural and festival destination.
From international sailing events, foodie festivals, art exhibitions, and singing sensations - Falmouth has a whole host of fantastic events throughout the year and something for everyone.
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Fal River Festival: 23rd - 1st June 2015- With its diverse mix of events taking place at dozens of locations around the Fal River, the festival offers something for everyone and is the perfect opportunity to engage with life on the river and discover some of its fascinating history.
Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival: 12th - 14th June 2015- Gather to hear a host of traditional shanties sung in true maritime style by groups from all over the UK and further afield
Falmouth Week: 7th - 16th August 2015- Falmouth Week has grown into the largest sailing event in the South West with more than 450 yachts racing over eight days, alongside a lively programme of shore side events
Falmouth Classics: 12th - 14th June 2015- Falmouth Classics regatta takes place to coincide with the Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival in mid-June with three days of enjoyable racing, and a spectacular Parade of Classic Boats
J-Class Regatta: 23rd - 27th June 2015- Watch this fleet of stunning yachts as they compete in a 5 day regatta in Falmotuh Harbour