Thinking of coming to Looe and the south east Cornwall area in 2013?
Need a bit more persuading?
Have a look at the list of events that are already planned, it might just convince you....
EVENTS GUIDE 2013
Cornwall Spring Flower Show 6th - 7th April 2013
Held in the grounds of Bocconoc House, kick the year off with a splash of colour.
West Looe May Fayre 4th May 2013
Summer is a coming……all the fun of the fayre with May pole dancing, singing, stalls.....and hopefully sunshine!
Festival by the Sea 1st - 2nd June 2013
Lots of fun in and around the water on what is now an annual event. Sample some great food at the Grazing on the Quay and enjoy the chaos that is Looe Raft Race on the Sunday afternoon.
Looe Lugger Regatta 13th -16th June 2013
The harbour and bay fill with classic fishing boats as this festival of sail returns to Looe.
Polperro Festival 15th - 23rd June 2013
Art, music, comedy and dance fill the streets of the little fishing village. See the Mock Mayor crowned or try your hand at some painting, the choice is yours.
BioBlitz 2013 23rd -24th June 2013
For 24 hours the natural world around Looe comes under scrutiny as experts from around the country descend on the town to record as many living creatures as they possibly can. Great opportunities for the public to get involved.
Looe Food Festival 29th - 30th June 2013
Bigger and better this year, come along and be amazed by the selection of food and drink that Looe has to offer.
Bocconoc Steam Fair 19th - 21st July 2013
Vintage machinery of all shapes and sizes will be on display amongst the trees of Boconnoc Park. One of the biggest and best steam fairs in the south west.
Fireballs National Sailing Championships 28th July - 2nd August 2013
Fast and furious sailing action out on the waters of Looe Bay.
Bocconoc Motorsport Carnival 28th July 2013
A day to celebrate Cornish Motoring, both on and off road.
Looe Carnival week 28th July - 3rd August 2013
Kick off the school holidays in traditional style, always popular…....why not join in?
Morval Vintage Rally 24th - 26th August 2013 (TBC)
Bank Holiday family fun on the outskirts of Looe with some old tractors and a beer tent to keep dad happy.
Looe Model Boat Club Open Day 8th September 2013
All manner of craft from sailing boats to submarines, all in minature, will be on display on Looe Millpool or on stalls at the edge.
South East Cornwall Walking Festival 14th - 21st September 2013
Explore the area and discover some hidden haunts with the best local guides.
Looe Music Festival Mid September 2013 (TBC)
Just like Glastonbury……without the mud! From the Jam, The Stranglers, The Levellers and Roy Wood have played so far...who will it be in 2013?
Christmas in Looe
From Santa’s arrival to the lantern procession and carols on the quay plus many other festive events.
There are few better places to celebrate New Year than in Looe. On New Year’s Eve the streets and pubs are full of revellers in fancy dress all waiting for midnight when there are fireworks on the beach.