What's On In Cornwall - Easter Holidays 2024

What's On In Cornwall - Easter Holidays 2024

The weather is warming up, the blossoms are popping out on the trees and sunnier days are becoming less of a miracle and more normal at last! Is it just us or has it been a very long winter?! The Easter holidays are nearly here and there is so much going on in Cornwall, so we've pulled together the best of what's on in Cornwall, Easter holidays 2024...

St Ives Kite Fest, 23rd & 30th March

Get ready to blow away the winter cobwebs and embrace the elements! The spectacle of hundreds of colourful kites flying above The Island on 30th March is amazing - and even better if you join in! Bring a kite and join in for free, or take part in a kite making workshop on 23rd March (£2) and build and decorate your own kite ready for flight.

Free Easter Crafts at Kresen Kernow, 2nd & 9th April

Make a beautiful Easter egg basket, then paint or draw any pattern you like onto wooden eggs! Fill your Easter basket with rainbow tissue paper and hide your eggs in the middle, ready to take home. This activity is free and for all ages. No need to book – just drop in!

Easter Egg Hunt at Cotehele, 29th March - 14th April

Follow the trail through the beautiful garden at Cotehele and discover nature themed activities for the whole family. Prices are normal admission plus £3 per trail which includes an Easter trail sheet, bunny ears, and dairy or vegan and Free From chocolate egg.

Carrie's War at The Minack Theatre, 29th March - 12th April

Bundle up, pack a flask of hot chocolate and get ready for an adventurous tale of the events that unfold when Carrie and her younger brother are evacuated to rural Wales from wartime London. An adaptation of Nina Bawden’s award-winning children’s novel which was inspired by her own wartime experience of evacuation.

Stargazing at Botallack, 2nd April

Celebrate International Dark Skies Week by joining in this free event. There will be a short introduction to dark skies and stargazing before heading outside to view the stars, planets and constellations through telescopes.

Young Writers Self Publishing Workshop, 30th March

A writing master class for 11-16 year olds. Each session is full of discussion, short, fun exercises to get the creativity flowing and longer time to really get into your writing. Delve into the dynamic world of self-publishing, exploring the step-by-step process of bringing a manuscript to life independently. From understanding the intricacies of formatting, cover design, and editing to navigating distribution platforms and marketing strategies, this session aims to equip you with the practical skills and insights needed to self-publish successfully. 

When you're out and about in Cornwall this Easter wrap up warm in one of our new coats from our spring collection or pack up a picnic in a brightly coloured Roka backpack.