What To Do In Falmouth

 

 

Adventures

 

Sea Kayaking Cornwall – Based only 10 minutes away from our doors – a brilliant way to explore Cornwall’s coastline –  and to learn or develop new skills.

Gylly Adventures

WeSup Paddle Boarding both only two minutes from our door – taste what fun the sea has in store for you – up to 15% discounts for our guests.

Falmouth Sailing School Only ten minutes walk into town to Falmouth harbour where this friendly and long-established Sailing and Powerboat Training and Chartering School operates. Offering a wide range of RYA sailing and powerboat courses as well as boat hire and skippered chartering.

Mylor Sailing School A small but long established, owner-run independent Sailing and Powerboating school. An RYA recognised centre with an AALA license ensuring standards of safety, equipment and quality of tuition. Giving a friendly personal service to children and adults that can be tailored to your requirements.

Explore the beautiful Fal Estuary and surroundings using the Fal River Links network of ferries, buses and trains that criss cross the river

Maritime Museum

Princess Pavillion

Cornish Cruising

Seaways Dive Centre Cornwall

www.southwestcoastpath.org.uk

AKWildlife Cruises- A fantastic day or half day out – almost always sighting dolphins!!  http://www.akwildlifecruises.co.uk

Yoga

Falmouth Yoga Space

Lucinda Yoga

Arts

 

Tate Gallery St Ives

Falmouth Art Gallery

Minack Theatre

Knee high Theatre

Miracle Theatre

Hall for Cornwall

The Cornwall Guide – Cornwall holiday information, towns, photos, beaches, news and more.

 

Eating Out

 
Gylly Beach Cafe

Provedore

The Wheelhouse – a fantastic fresh seafood restaurant. Simple and delicious. Booking essential 01326 318050

 

Sightseeing

 

Eden Project

 

Gardens

Lost gardens of Heligan

Glendurgan Gardens

Trelissick

For more ideas at Visit Cornwall

Regular Events

Mondays and Tuesdays– Our ‘Poly’ cinema has an eclectic mix of fringe screenings lined up for Monday and Tuesday nights website

Sunday Nights- Free live music – right on the beach from 7.30pm. Catch some great bands!  website

The Princess Pavilions and Gyllyngdune Gardens are looking gorgeous and we can hear the lovely Summer Jazz sessions from out front garden!  Check out their listings for a wide variety of Music and Theatre and Workshops – from old faithful – but excellent – cover bands to brand new and inspiring new artists.  website

The National Maritime Museum has many amazing exhibitions on all year. Titanic right now and Pirates and Treasure Island at Half Term  website

June

25th and 26th – Miracle Theatre’s “A Perfect World” – open air theatre in a lovely garden setting only 20metres from our door – perfect indeed!  website www.miracletheatre.co.uk/shows/a-perfect-world

July

3rd A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Treabah Gardens Amphitheatre website

12th Wind in the Willows Outdoor Theatre in Trelissick Gardens   website

13th Naming the View at Trebah Gardens Amphitheatre – a modern day ‘sequal’ to Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew………website

13th Falmouth Gin Festival 2019 at Greenbank Hotel – sipping Gin and Falmouth Soul Sensations – what an afternoon and evening!!

Gigspanner with the legendary Peter Knight playing at The Poly in town  website

19th Take part in The Big Butterfly Count at Trelissick Gardens  website

20th The Wizard of Oz by the Scruffy Mutt at The Poly in town  website

26th Jazz at The Poly in town website

26th Sister Nancy and the Legal Shot Sound System – arguably the Queen of dancehall performing at Princess Pavillions – only 20 meters from our door!!  website

20th – 29th Get Hands On with History at the real live Pendennis Castle – great for kids!! website

28th Parklive – our monthly community based music festival showcasing an eclectic range of local talent – in our beautiful Kimberly Park. website

30th – 31st A Legendary Medieval Joust – being played out in Pendennis Castle website

30th Sister Act by Falmouth’s Young Generation – at the Poly in town  website

August

Thursdays to Mondays for the whole of August – Get Hands On with History at the real live Pendennis Castle – great for kids!! website

3rd Cirque du Vulgar at The Rugby Club – billed as an adult show you won’t forget!!

6th – 7th A Legendary Medieval Joust – being played out in Pendennis Castle website

8th -9th Wind in the Willows Outdoor Theatre in Trebah Gardens  website

12th Gylly Beach Night Time Rock Pool Ramble – 8.30pm at Gylly beach Café

12th – 13th A Legendary Medieval Joust – being played out in Pendennis Castle website

9th – 18th Internationally Famous Falmouth Week – the largest Regatta in the South West with load of shore-side fun an frivolities as well  – see website

20th – 21st A Legendary Medieval Joust – being played out in Pendennis Castle website

23rd – 25th Cornwalls VW Jamboree at Stithians showground – Day of the Dead – a proper spectacle!! Check out website

25th   Parklive – our monthly community based music festival showcasing an eclectic range of local talent – in our beautiful Kimberly Park. website

26th Bohemian Rhapsody – outdoor cinema at The Falmouth Hotel – contact website

26th Hellys International Guitar Festival in Helston   website

September

1st Great Cornish Food Festival in Truro  website

7th The Fabulous Grace Notes at Trebah Garden Amphitheatre   website

13th Little Orchard Cider and Music Festival at Healeys Cornish Cyder Farm, near Truro  website

15th Falmouth Triathalon: The Seal – Cornish Tri Series VIII – on our very own Gyllyngvase Beach – 2 minutes away.   website

29th Falmouth Reggae Festival 2019 at The Cricket Club

29th Parklive – our monthly community based music festival showcasing an eclectic range of local talent – in our beautiful Kimberly Park. website

October

3rd CAMRA Kernow Falmouth Beer Festival website

10th – 13th Falmouth Oyster Festival – a celebration of Cornish Seafood – right here in the centre of Falmouth website

25th – 26th Ghost Tours at Pendennis Castle – billed as a Terrifying Treat! website