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Porthleven Food Festival

April 24, 2015 @ 8:00 am - April 26, 2015 @ 5:00 pm

Porthleven Food and Music Festival is takes place around the picturesque harbour of Porthleven near Helston, in West Cornwall.

The popular annual spring festival is going from strength to strength attracting a staggering 18,000 people to the historic port during the main festival day.

What Happens?

As well as all day cooking demonstrations in the main marquee, there will also be over 90 food and craft stalls surrounding the harbour with an emphasis this year on world street food. You can enjoy Spanish Churros for breakfast, Japanese Sushi for lunch and Filipino Adobo pork for supper or whatever may take your fancy as you wander around savouring the exotic sights, smells and sounds.

The music offering this year will be an exciting, eclectic mix of the traditional and modern, local and international and will be performed during the daytime on two outdoor music stages situated on the historic harbour side then moving into the main marquee for more bands, revelry and dancing into the night.

There will also be a young person’s festival area with performances, music, art and cooking workshops in a designated marquee with outdoor entertainment, stalls and games to keep the young and young at heart festival goers happy.

How can you take part?

The Porthleven Food Festival is a free community event and a weekend not to be missed. For more information on the Festival go to:

For on line sales of Friday night tickets go to:

Friday Fundraiser – 6.30pm to 11pm in the main marquee
Main Food Festival Day – 10am to 11pm around the harbour
Sunday live music day – 11.30am to 9.30pm in the main marquee


April 24, 2015 @ 8:00 am
April 26, 2015 @ 5:00 pm