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Porthleven Arts Festival

September 25 - October 2

This brand new festival welcomes you to Porthleven to enjoy art in all its guises.

Events popping up over ten days in ten venues across Porthleven will include:

  • a film festival including a giant screen in the harbour with evening screenings showcasing local films
  • a mermaid day celebrating sea swimming, mermaid myth, magic and art
  • a series of literary talks and poetry, performances and events
  • classical music concerts
  • celebrations of Porthleven’s heritage
  • a postcard auction
  • an en plain air outdoor painting competition.

There will be loads of opportunities to try your hand at different art forms and the Festival will also welcome multiple award winning physical theatre & performance-parkour, group Prodigal UPG to the harbour for high-energy physical theatre and free-running parkour performances and workshops.

Find out more, including the latest news here.


September 25
October 2