At Healey’s Cyder farm we’re proving every year that Cornwall isn’t just a summer destination. Christmas in Cornwall is truly magical. There are lots of Christmas things to do in Cornwall from harbourside villages with fantastic illuminations, tourist attractions with Christmas events and festive food festivals to give you a chance to sample some local seasonal produce. And don’t forget New Year as Cornwall hosts some of the best celebrations in the UK with spectacular firework displays.
Things to do in Cornwall at Christmas
Here’s our list of your top to do’s for Christmas in Cornwall!
Dates: December 2nd – December 3rd 2017
There’s no better place to start your Christmas tour of Cornwall than our very own Cyder farm. Here at Healey’s our Christmas Fayre will be showcasing some of Cornwall’s finest homemade crafts. From ceramics and jewellery to stationary and home decorations make this fayre your first stop on your Christmas shop. Not only do we provide some of Cornwall’s best crafts, but for all the foodies out there we’ve got freshly made jams, chutneys and sauces. Coupled with our favourite Cornish cyders, all made at our farm, you could walk away with your very best Cornish inspired Christmas hamper.
To give you a taste of who will be at our crafts fayre, our crafters include:
We know that Christmas is never complete without the tree, so we’re stocking Nordman Christmas trees. A beautiful, soft needle tree it’s ideal for your family home.
With free parking and entry for everyone, enjoy our tours, tractor rides, samples and animal farm before heading to our cosy log fire for a mulled wine or roast dinner, the perfect mixture of Cornwall and Christmas.
Dates: 25th November – 24th December 2017
One of the most famous destinations in Cornwall, the Eden project never disappoints. The Eden Project winter festival provides something for every age group. The Festival of Sound and Light is a must see, completely transforming the venue with a technological northern lights show, coupled with atmospheric music to truly mesmerise. While every child has to visit Father Christmas of course and why not enjoy a skate on the ice rink with different sessions available to suit you!
Dates: 7th – 10th December 2017
A classical Cornish town transformed for Christmas, the Padstow Christmas market is a must see. Grab a local beer, ale or gin as you wander around a variety of different pop up stalls. All featuring arts and crafts and the best local food and snacks the West Country has to offer. Not only does the town offer a traditional Christmas market, but it’s renowned for a beautiful Christmas light display. From key buildings in the town down to decorated boats in the harbour, this beautiful harbour side town will be, quite literally, alight with festivities.
Dates: 2nd December – 24th December 2017
Where else can you ride through some of the most beautiful countryside England has to offer on a classic steam train, while Santa brings gifts, mince pies and seasonal refreshments for all! An ideal family event to start the festivities, running all weekends through December, this will definitely be a Christmas ride to remember.
Dates: 18th December 2017
If you’re looking for more traditional Christmas festivities, then Looe combines a stunning lantern procession with a candle service, followed by Santa himself as the special guest for the switching on of the lights.
Cornwall is proving every year to be as captivating for its Christmas spirit, as it is renowned for its world beating beaches. To find out more about our Christmas Fayre or any of our events at Healey’s Cyder Farm, get in touch. Contact us today on 01872 573356 or via the online contact form.