Whats On! This weekend 8th - 10th September 2017
This weekend is packed with excellent family friendly events all around Cornwall just a short drive from the Penellen Bed and Breakfast in Hayle, St Ives Bay.
With so many attractions and events happening, we have highlighted our favourites;
Eden Arts Festival – Friday 8th September – Sunday 10th September
The Eden Arts Festival at the Eden Project, Cornwall starts on Friday 8th September for the entire weekend finishing Sunday 10th September. With many things happening throughout the weekend there are events happening to everybody.
The Dome Tent stage hosts catch talks, performances and photographic exhibitions. Lucy le Brocq photography exhibition is available for the entire day on Friday in the Dome Tent stage.
Saturday kicks off with the Miracle Theatre screening their feature film “Tin” a story of love, greed and opera set in a Cornish mining town. Young ones will be suitably entertained by the Squash Box Theatre, a quirky and hilarious mix of puppet show, natural history and comedy cabaret. There are multiple performances throughout the day but be sure to catch them.
Learn how to play the “Oge” rhythm in the Drumming workshops now one of Ghana’s most popular traditional rhythm’s suitable for all ages. Drums provided but limited spaces are available. We suggest arriving early to avoid disappointment.
Take away a souvenir home with Kiwi Print, creating your own printed postcard to send to your friends. These are 30 minute sessions between 11am and 4pm however booking is essential which can be done in the Yurt. Suitable for ages 8 and above.
Find out more about what’s on here;
Heritage Open Day – Trerice – 9th September
The Elizabethan manor house is available to view with no entrance fee on 9th September. The Excellently cared for manor house with ornate interiors and delightful garden is suitable for all ages with activities throughout the summer. Fridays have an multisport event suitable for all families.
For more information visit the National Trust website here;
The Country Wife at The Minack Theatre – 4th September – 8th September.
The Minack theatre has fast become one of the highlights of Cornwall. The world-famous unique outdoor theatre is perched on the cliffs high above the Atlantic Ocean. From September 4 to 8th They are running the popular comedy “The Country Wife” a classic Restoration comedy. The full-blooded and witty comedy is accompanied in this production by live music.
Find our more what's on at the Minack Theatre here;
These are just a few events that are happening this weekend. The Penellen B&B would be an excellent base to visit these events from. We look forward to welcoming everyone to our Bed and Breakfast in St Ives Bay, Hayle.