Summer Events Cornwall
If you have plans to visit Cornwall this Summer, we have some amazing shows and events to get stuck into. We have covered all needs when it comes to Summer events in Cornwall, from shows for children to music festivals and events for adults, Meadow Lakes have a suitable activity to suit. Come and discover some of the best local events that are occurring in and around Cornwall during Summer. Should you be looking for a holiday park in Cornwall, Meadow Lakes is perfect as it offers a range of activities and entertainment for all of the family.
29th April – 3rd September
Returning back due to popular demand, Dinosaur Quiz Trail at Paradise Park will be running from the end of April to the beginning of September. Enjoy a search for the dinosaurs and their eggs whilst answering all of the questions in the quiz. Not only that, you will be rewarded with a ‘Paradise Park Professor of Palaeontology’ certificate and your very own mini model dinosaur too!
27th July – September
Get ready to bolt into space this Summer as we enter a Journey into Space at Eden. If you think that you have got what it takes to become an Eden astronaut, this event will put you through your paces. Complete with training, a Solar Safari and journey around the Solar system, this will be an experience like never before!
30th July – 5th August
The Looe Carnival Week is the best highlight of the Looe Lions’ calendar with it being a full week packed with events and activities that will appeal to everyone. This event is set to be filled with entertainment for the whole family, and is guaranteed to bring Looe to one of the busiest seaside towns around.
7th – 31st August
Having made a show stopping finish in last years Firework Spectaculars at Flambards, it’s back for another year and promised to be bigger and better than ever before. With last years firework shows including Pirate Adventures & Illusion, meet and greet with Sponge Bob Sqaure Pants and a performance from the UK’s number one Robbie Williams Tribute Band, 2017’s Firework Spectaculars is going to blow everything out of the water. Don’t miss out and bring your family along for a day packed with fun and games.
Enjoy a filled day of activities for all the family and come along to Holsworthy and Stratton Agricultural Show. With all day entertainment including: gymnastics, falconry, motorcycle stunts, horse jumping and much more, you don’t want to miss out on this incredible show. You will even get the chance to meet the livestock and there’s a chance to bring your dog to enter them into a family dog show.
Having began its current format back in 2008, Cornwall Pride has become an annual event for lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans people to celebrate diversity with their friends and family. With a 300 foot long flag in hand, volunteers are welcome to help wave the flag through the amazing streets or Truro.
Whilst visiting Cornwall this Summer, we’d like to invite you to our holiday park too. It’s packed full of entertainment for all of the children and is sure to create some fabulous memories. To book your stay, simply call Meadow Lakes on 01726 882 540 and our team will be able to check availability for your length of stay. Thank you.
If you’re planning a trip to Cornwall in April or May, we have found some interesting shows and events to get involved in. From family based activities to Easter Egg hunts for the children, we have something here for all ages! Come and find out some of the best events that are going on in Cornwall over the next few months, and from all of us at Meadow Lakes we hope that you have a wonderful time!
Thursday 4th May
May the 4th! If you’re not interested in Star Wars, perhaps a Summer Bird Workshop will appeal to you. Expect an early start at 8am but it will be totally worth it when you get to learn and identify a range of birds.
Thursday 11th – Friday 12th May
If you’re looking for a day out for the children, Peppa Pig Themed Craft Days is the perfect answer. There is also plans to have a Peppa Pig muddy puddle walk in aid of save the children.
Sunday 21st May
Support Cornwall Air Ambulance in a Spring Plant Sale by attending their day to purchase some plants, shrubs, seeds or garden items for your own garden. There’s also going to be some activities set up for children too so the whole family will be entertained!
Saturday 27th – Sunday 28th May
Enjoy the last weekend in May at a Cornish Beer Festival and Family Fun Day where you will get to try out 40 Cornish Real Ales over the weekend. Not only that, there will be live music covering both days and a BBQ to feed any hungry appetites!
Happy Spring everyone! This year is going very fast don’t you agree?!
Our park is open again and we’re really looking forward to this years fun and games.
Here’s to Meadow Lakes Holiday Park opening for 2017 and the fantastic facilities & fun our park has to offer!
To help give you some ideas on what’s going on in and around St Austell in Cornwall over the next few months, we have decided to showcase some of the best local events in Spring 2017.
The team here at Meadow Lakes have done some fabulous research into the shows and events that are going on over Spring to help make your stay with us even the more enjoyable!
If you’re looking for affordable holidays in Cornwall, our holiday park is the perfect place to escape, relax and enjoy the peaceful surroundings, whilst being close to all the beautiful and incredible attractions of Cornwall without breaking your budget! Come and find out some of the most interesting events that are showcasing across St Austell in Spring and of course, if you’re looking for a pitch for your tent, caravan or motorhome, or some wonderful accommodation for you and your family, you’re always welcome at our award winning holiday park!
14th – 16th April
If you’re looking for something fun and exciting in St Austell for all the family, the Festival of Fun is definitely one to look into. This 3 day festival has plenty to do and see such as circus workshops, a giant pub quiz, storytelling and dance workshops. So if you’re interested in visiting St Austell with your family this April, the Festival of Fun is definitely going to fulfill your needs.
28th – 30th April
At the start of the GB diving season, scuba diving is becoming ever more popular each year. With a weekend filled with fun and entertainment for all, Scubafest 2017 is a suitable event for both experienced and new learning divers. If you’re into adventure, exploring and having fun, learning how to scuba dive is definitely an interesting skill to have or get into!
Are you a keen cyclist? Then Eden Classic Cycle Ride event is not to be missed and is a perfect opportunity to explore the glorious sights of St Austell and Cornwall. The Eden Classic Cycle Ride is a mass-participation event (nearly 800 cyclists joined last year for the challenging ride!), where you could either join a 35 mile, 62 mile or epic 100 mile route. Upon the ride, you will cycle past some of Cornwall’s finest countryside and coast, where you can enjoy some truly breathtaking views. An activity you wont be forgetting in a hurry!
13th – 14th May
A one of a kind weekend, the Mini Riviera Run 2017 welcomes both old and new Minis. This weekend starts on the 12th where the entertainment starts and everything is prepped and ready for the next two days ahead. If you’d like to know more about the Mini Riviera Run and what events are involved, there is an itinerary for the full weekend available.
27th May – 4th June
Schools out! And it’s Game On: half-term fun where there is a whole heap of games, entertainment and more lined up over the half term. If you’re looking for an event to entertain the children and is enjoyable for yourself, the Game On: half-term fun is beyond suitable, and it’s believed to be bigger and better than ever this year!
For all music or band lovers, West of England Bandsmen’s Festival is a day not to be missed. It has an overwhelming day planned with a March and contest that will quite rightly be an enjoyable experience for all.
17th – 24th June
St Austell Feast Week is a rival of the “Feast of Saint Austol” – which originally last took place in 1946. Now, St Austell Feast Week has lots of events and activities going on from the 17th and 24th of June which are free to attend and suitable for all ages! If you would like a feel of local history and entertainment for all the family, attending a day of the St Austell Feast Week could be the perfect way.
22nd – 28th July
Although it may not strictly be in Spring, the Charlestown Regatta Week could not be left aside as it is one of St Austell’s most popular events. The Charlestown Regatta is an annual event where the local community come together with residents and visitors to watch and enjoy a variety of activities. From live music to competitors and raft races, this week is not to be missed and suitable for all the family. Don’t forget, this is also where they film the incredibly popular Poldark TV series!
2017 is set to be our BIGGEST year yet!
If you are thinking of taking a relaxing vacation this year and are considering Cornwall as one of your primary choices, the Meadow Lakes Holiday Park has all you need and more!
From Cosy Cabins and Cottages, to facilities for tourers and campers and those with dogs, we have done all we can to cater for all. Whether you are young or old, you will enjoy everything Meadow Lakes has to offer.
We are positioned perfectly for those of you that wish to explore Cornwall and see some of the most popular sites. Our park has play areas, fishing lakes and a heated outdoor swimming pool too, for those of you that wish to relax in or by the water during the warmer months and take a dip in the colder!
If you are looking for affordable holidays in Cornwall, where you can take the whole family, a loved one or enjoy a break alone, we encourage you to get in touch or browse through the Meadow Lakes website to discover the different holiday types we have available.
Our park is set to open again in March and with that said, we look forward to finding you your perfect holiday in Cornwall in 2017!