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St Ives May Day 2020

Celebrating the end of winter and the coming of spring is a tradition that stretches back hundreds of years in West Cornwall and St Ives rekindled its connection to the past when it revived its May Day festival a few years ago. The event offers fun and excitement for all the family. Crowds are expected to... View Article

Helston Flora Day

This ancient festival is usually held on May 8th , unless that date falls on a Sunday or Monday, in which case the previous Saturday is taken. It is a Spring festival to celebrate the end of winter and mark the arrival of the new vitality and fertility with the trees and flowers bursting into... View Article

St Ives Food and Drink Festival 2020

Porthminster Beach Porthminster Beach, Porthminster Beach, St Ives

St Ives Food and Drink Festival is a highlight in the region’s culinary calendar. Taking place on the iconic Porthminster Beach, the St Ives Food and Drink Festival promises culinary experts, attractions and a wide variety of local beverages and food over 3 days. A fantastic range of activities, music and entertainment which promises plenty... View Article

St Ives September Festival 2020

St Ives Guildhall The Guildhall, Street-An-Pol, St Ives

The St Ives September Festival began in a back kitchen in Teetotal Street in September 1977 bringing together the diverging interests of several arts and music professionals. The first Festival, which ran from 14th to 24th September 1978 was already ambitious in its scope and covered folk music, dance, fine arts, chamber music, poetry, arts... View Article

Martin and Eliza Carthy

St Ives Guildhall The Guildhall, Street-An-Pol, St Ives

Nominated ‘Best Album’ BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2015. Lifetime Achievement Award – BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2014. The good Doctor Martin Carthy and his twice Mercury nominated daughter Eliza Carthy, join forces to perform songs from their first duo album ever, a CD of traditional material entitled THE ELEPHANT, released in May 2014... View Article

£18.00

Steve Harley Acoustic Band – “Uncovered”

St Ives Guildhall The Guildhall, Street-An-Pol, St Ives

Widely considered one of the most charismatic performers on stage, Steve Harley continues to play to sold-out venues across the UK and Europe. For Steve, life on the road is more than just a job: it is almost his life’s blood. And with the February 2020 release of the all-acoustic CD, “UNCOVERED”, the original Cockney... View Article

£25.00

The Try Spirit(s) of TMS – Henry Blofeld

St Ives Guildhall The Guildhall, Street-An-Pol, St Ives

Henry ‘My Dear Old Thing’ Blofeld hung up his microphone in 2017 after 50 years commentating on international cricket. Enjoy a jam-packed evening of previously unheard anecdotes from on and off the pitch, as well as stories from the TMS box not allowed on radio! Don’t miss the chance to wave your bat in honour of the last bastion of... View Article

An Evening with Rev. Richard Coles

St Ives Guildhall The Guildhall, Street-An-Pol, St Ives

Join Richard Coles as he tells a story that is as real as it is unlikely. During the evening he will connect the euphoria and mayhem of being on Top of the Pops in the 80s to his present circumstances as a Church of England priest, radio broadcaster and television show panellist, answering amongst many burning questions, “How do you... View Article

Flats & Sharps

St Ives Guildhall The Guildhall, Street-An-Pol, St Ives

Flats and Sharps are a four-piece bluegrass outfit from Penzance, Cornwall. Delivering energetic, enthusiastic and spirited Bluegrass to audiences all around the world, Flats and Sharps have been performing their unique take on this music for over eight years. Their shows include a wide variety of influences, from a fresh and modern outlook on foot-stomping Bluegrass material through... View Article

£16.00

Alistair McGowan – The Piano Show

St Ives Guildhall The Guildhall, Street-An-Pol, St Ives

Following the surprise success of his Sony album, which reached No 1 in the UK Classical Album charts, comes Alistair McGowan’s new show, combining his talents as master impressionist and comedian with his new-found talent as a classical pianist! Join Alistair as he plays classical gems by Glass, Chopin, Gershwin, Grieg, Debussy, Tiersen and Satie... View Article

£23.00

Martin Simpson

St Ives Guildhall The Guildhall, Street-An-Pol, St Ives

40 years after he recorded his first album, Golden Vanity, in 1976, Martin is known as a guitarist of formidable talent. Equally at home playing English traditional folk, American folk and blues and his own compositions, he is consistently named as one of the very finest fingerstyle guitar players in the world. He is listed... View Article

£18.00

The Fleetwood Mac Songbook

St Ives Guildhall The Guildhall, Street-An-Pol, St Ives

Join us for a tribute celebration spanning 50+ years of Fleetwood Mac's stellar career! From the UK Blues of the 'Peter Green' era through to the multi million selling West Coast rock of 'Rumours' and the lush 80s production that was 'Tango In The Night' - plus everything in between and after. The Fleetwood Mac Songbook are... View Article

£16.00