Festivals / Events

Penzance hosts a range of Festivals & Events throughout the year.

Upcoming Events/Festivals

2020 Events

A guide to the new rules about the lockdown

We will update these as they are released by Central Government Read More >

Helping our Community with our Social Action Fund

Apply for funds to help you help our community Read More >

Cornwall Council issues new information in latest coronavirus briefing

Cornwall Council CEO Kate Kennally and Cornwall Council Leader Julian German share information on how Cornwall Council can support people accross the county. Read More >

Community Governance Review - Newlyn Drop-in cancelled Read More >

Charity Recycling Campaign

Food For Families, Penzance Read More >

2019 Events

Auction Night at The Sportsmans, Saturday 2nd November

Raising money for the Pensioners' Christmas Lunch, Children's Christmas Party and Heamoor Christmas Lights Read More >

Successful day at Penzance’s Charter Market

A great first appearance at the Charter Market means Penzance Council will be at the next two in October and November Read More >

Appointment to Cornwall Council's Standards Committee

Do you believe in the importance of high standards of ethical conduct in local councils? If so, you may be interested in joining Cornwall Council’s Standards Committee to help maintain and promote such standards. Read More >

Garden Fete at Mounts Bay Academy Field - 25th August

Garden Fete at Mounts Bay Academy Field on Sunday 25th August, in aid of Heamoor Seniors and Community Group Read More >

Central Ward Surgery Reminder

Reminder about an upcoming open surgery for Central Ward Read More >

Road Closure - Golowan Festival

Road Closure Notice for Golowan Festival Read More >

Road Closure Intention notice - Chapel Street, Penzance Mazey Day Extension

Intention of Road Closure - Chapel Street, Mazey Day Extension Read More >


ROAD CLOSURE works outside of MARINE HOUSE, ROAD FROM QUEEN STREET TO MORRAB ROAD, PENZANCE- 03/09/2018 & 05/09/2019 Read More >

40th Annual Town Council Meeting

Minutes of the Fortieth Annual Meeting of the Penzance Town Council Read More >

Macmillan Mobile Info Support Service visits Penzance

Dates and locations of Macmillan Mobile Information Support Service visits in Cornwall in June Read More >

Colourful flags fly in Penzance

New flags on display throughout the town and Promenade heralds the start of summer Read More >

Road Closure - Penzance Race For Life

Roads closed to accommodate the Penzance Race for Life, taking place on 5th June 2019 Read More >

You're invited to The Big Lunch!

Join in, share food and have fun Read More >

Penzance elects new mayor and celebrates community achievements

Penzance Town Council elects a new mayor recognises various achievements of members of the community in annual Mayor-choosing ceremony Read More >

Town Council agrees extra financial support for Jubilee Pool

Details of the extra financial support agreed by Penzance Town Council to help secure the future of Jubilee Pool Read More >

Penlee House and The Branwells

Discover the story of the house and garden, and its occupants, in a new exhibition curated by the Citizen Curators Read More >

Search begins for new Le Yeoman

Penzance Town Council are looking for a new Le Yeoman to join the ceremonial team Read More >

Successful marketplace event and updates from Annual Town Meeting

Details of the new marketplace event plus important updates from this year's Annual Town Meeting Read More >

New funding opportunity for village halls and community buildings

Grants are for 20% of the project costs up to a maximum of £75k and will need to be supported by match funding from other local and national sources. Read More >


Annual Town Meeting - 15 April 2019 Read More >

The Exchange, Penzance

Seamas Carey Meets His Four Year Old Self - 29 March 2019 Read More >

Newlyn Art Gallery & The Exchange

Invisible Narratives - 23 March to 15 June Read More >

Walk of Witness

Churches Together in Penzance Area Read More >

Road closure - Penzance Town Markets

Monthly markets are due to commence in the town starting 30th March 2019. To enable these markets to take place, it will be necessary to close the road highlighted in the poster. Read More >

Calor Rural Community Fund

Win £5,000 for your community Read More >

Citizen of the Year Award

Who will you nominate? Read More >

St Piran Furry

Tuesday 5th March Read More >

Cornish Concert

Monday 4th March Read More >

Flood Alert

A Flood Alert has been issued by the Environment Agency. Read More >

Songfest 2019

Cornwall Music Education Hub Read More >

2018 Events

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Notice of Election

Election of a Town Councillor - Penzance Town Council Promenade Ward Read More >

It is important that we all stick to the rules. Read More >