Thursday, 8 December 2016

Christmas Events - Royal Square St Ives

Christmas In St Ives Cornwall
Christmas In St Ives Cornwall


This weekend (8th - 11th December 2016) - in and around Royal Square and around St Ives - a whole host of Christmassy events and entertainments.

Thursday 8th December - 7.00 pm.
Christmas Wine Tasting - Burdett Wines.
St Ives Guildhall.

Friday 9th December - 10.00 am.
St Ives Craft Group - Make A Paper Cone Christmas Wreath.
St Ives Library.

Friday 9th December - 7.00 pm.
Movie and Pizza - Finding Dory.
Surfhouse St Ives - The Island.

Saturday 10th December - 11.00 am.
Sunday 11th December - 11.00 am.
Make Christmas Lanterns.
Barnoon Workshop.

Saturday 10th December - 11.00 am.
Sing-Along-A-Frozen.
Royal Cinema.

Saturday 10th December - 11.00 am.
Swamp Circus.
Royal Square St Ives.

Saturday 10th December - 12.00 pm.
Father Christmas In His Grotto..
Royal Square St Ives.

Sunday 11th December - 3.00 pm.
Messy Christmas - Family Fun and Carols.
St Ives Guildhall.

More info on -

St Ives In December - A Right Royal Knees-Up

What's On - St Ives Cornwall

Saturday, 3 December 2016

Christmassy St Ives - This Weekend

 Christmas - St Ives Cornwall
Christmas - St Ives Cornwall


Lots of Christmassy events in St Ives on Saturday (3rd December 2016) as the festive season gets underway.

From around 10.00 am to around 4.00 pm - Christmassy Town - including music, dancing, street artists and story telling on Fore Street.

Father Christmas will be in his Winter Wonderland Grotto at Cohort Hostel at the bottom of The Stennack from 12.00 – 3.00 pm. There will be free craft activities for children while they wait to tell him what they’d like for Christmas. Entry to Grotto is £5.00 including a gift.

Arts and Crafts for sale at Etsy Made Local - Christmas Fair at St Ives Guildhall.

St Ives Textile Artist Jo McIntosh will be hosting Crafternoon at Cafe Art on Royal Square- from 2.00 to 4.00 pm. A fundraiser for the mental health charity MIND.  Bring along a Christmassy (or other) craft project to work on. Make a donation and get a free cuppa.

Also worth a look -

History & Mystery of St Ives - 
Tony Mason leads a 90-minute stroll from Porthminster to Porthmeor as he tells of the history and mystery of St Ives. Learn about the ancient fishing industry, the railway, our lifeboats, shipwrecks, the harbour and anything else that happens to catch the eye as you go along. Meet at The Malakoff at midday.

Exhibition - Back To Beauty - Barnoon Workshop - 
Abstract artists Bobby Wotnot and Zoe Eaton will be showing recent works. Bobby Wotnot creates drawings with tiny dots and marks that are built up in a process resulting in a shimmering textured surface. Zoe Eaton works with paint, to create organic, abstract scenes that evoke an unknown landscape, or organism. Open from 11.00 am to 4.00 pm- also open on Sunday.

Live Music - The Castle Inn -
Home cooked food and real ales at the best traditional pub in St Ives, music starts at 9.00 pm.
Also on Sunday - a Sunday roast served from 12.00 pm then afternoon music with an acoustic set at 3.00 pm from the legendary Tyrone - Mr T.

Lots more Christmassy events are planned in St Ives through  December - details on -
St Ives In December - Website

Full listings of events in St Ives on -
St Ives Cornwall - What's On

Friday, 2 December 2016

Father Christmas Arrives In St Ives

Christmas - St Ives Cornwall
Christmas - St Ives Cornwall


Tonight in St Ives -
Santa arrives at the harbour on the lifeboat at 6.30 pm.

There will then be a parade along the harbour, Fore Street and High Street to Royal Square.

Santa's sleigh will be accompanied by musicians and street entertainers.

Santa will meet his reindeer in Royal Square and switch on the Christmas tree lights.

Also in or near Royal Square -
  • Etsy Made Local - Christmas Fair at St Ives Guildhall.
  • Exhibition Opening - Local Artists at Cafe Art.
  • Christmas Bazaar at St Ives Theatre.
Also worth a look -
  • Live Music - Classic Rock - Sinpusher at The Castle Inn.
Lots more Christmassy events are planned in St Ives all weekend and through  December - details on -

Full listings of events in St Ives on -
St Ives Cornwall - What's On

Friday, 25 November 2016

What's On In St Ives This Weekend

Stitch St Ives - Craft Supplies Show
Stitch St Ives - Craft Supplies Show


A varied programme of events in St Ives this weekend.

Stitch St Ives - Craft Supplies Show
The Island Centre.
Saturday 26th November - 10.00 am to 5.00 pm.
Sunday 27th November - 10.00 am to 4.00 pm.
Everything for the creative crafter, knitter and stitcher.
Stalls including fabrics, wool, fleece, yarns, dyes, threads, beads, buttons .... and lots more.
Plus a programme of creative workshops.
Food and drink all day by Cafe Art St Ives.
More info ......
Stitch St Ives - Website

Fair Mo - Christmas Fair
St Ives Parish Church.
Saturday 26th November - 10.00 am to 4.00 pm.
Stalls with Christmas gifts and crafts. Food. Music.

Shanty Shout - The Castle Inn St Ives
Saturday 26th November - sessions at 3.00 pm and 7.00 pm.
A Traditional Shanty Day at The Castle Inn.
With - Falmouth Shout, Bamamaluz Bootleggers, Figurehead, Bone Idle.
Free entry - but donations gratefully received for Children’s Hospice South West.

Working Party - St Ives Community Orchard
Sunday 27th November - 11.00 am to 1.00 pm.
"All skills and general help are much appreciated. We provide the tools, gloves and biscuits /fruit and show you what’s needed doing. It mostly involves cutting back brambles and bracken and clearing around trees."
More info -
St Ives Community Orchard - Website

Lots more on through the rest of November and into December

Comprehensive listings of events through November and December:
St Ives Cornwall - What's On

Publicise your St Ives events and reach a big audience:
One St Ives - What's On - Advertising

Friday, 18 November 2016

What's On In St Ives

RY-X - Sun 20th November - St Ives Guildhall
RY-X - Sun 20th November - St Ives Guildhall


Some great events in St Ives over the weekend and the final week of November.

Live music at St Ives Guildhall on Sunday (20th November 2016) -
RY-X.
Doors - 7.30 pm. Music from 8.00 pm.
A gorgeous, dolorous haze” – New York Times.
Haunting and haunted...Set to bask in the warm glow of success” – The Guardian.
Support from Josin.
Tickets are £13.00 - available online from:
Cornish Riviera Box Office - RY-X

Live music at The Castle Inn on Friday and Saturday night from 9.00 pm and Sunday afternoon from 3.00 pm. Free entry.

Cheap Seats Community Cinema at St Ives Arts Club on Saturday night. Film - 7.30 pm - doors 7.00 pm.
The Wall -
"A woman inexplicably finds herself cut off from all human contact when an invisible, unyielding wall suddenly surrounds the countryside. Accompanied by her loyal dog she becomes immersed in a world untouched by civilization and ruled by the laws of nature. This film will make you think about humanity, nature and life - a poetic beautifully shot film."
Tickets - available on the door:
£4.00 / £3.50 (Arts Club members).

During the week a variety of events including Pub Quiz at The Castle Inn (Mon), St Ives Knitting Group at Cafe Art (Tue), Steeple Woodland Working Party (Wed), St Ives Farmers Market (Thu).

Then on Saturday 26th November - the Christmas season kicks off in St Ives with:
Stitch St Ives - Crafts For Crafters Show.
The Island Centre.
More info ......
Stitch St Ives - Website

Fair Mo - Christmas Fair.
St Ives Parish Church.

More events through November and December on ......
St Ives Cornwall - What's On

Thursday, 17 November 2016

Stitch St Ives - Crafts for Crafters Show

Stitch St Ives - Craft Supplies Show
Stitch St Ives - Craft Supplies Show


Stitch St Ives is a craft show with a difference.

The focus is entirely on craft supplies, rather than finished products.

Everything for the creative crafter - knitting and stitching - textiles - craft supplies.

The Island Centre, St Ives.
Saturday 26th - Sunday 27th November 2016.
10.00 am - 4.00 pm.
Entry: £2.00 (under 18s and students free).

Also - a programme of fun creative workshops.

Food and drink all day by Cafe Art St Ives.

Exhibitors come from around Cornwall and the UK - so that crafters can meet the suppliers and see the goods - rather than buying online.

Items available include:
  • Hand made artisan beads.
  • Hand dyed and painted fabrics.
  • Patchwork fabrics.
  • Knitting wools.
  • Crochet yarns.
  • Hand made button.
  • Spinning wheels.
  • Weaving looms.
  • Hand-dyed fleece for felting.
  • Printing paints and kits.
  • Lots more .....
A full list of stallholders and supplies is on:

Creative crafts workshops and demonstrations include:
  • Silk Paper Making.
  • Printing.
  • Plastic Fusion.
  • Felted Soaps.
  • Big Knitting.
  • Stencil Cutting.
A full list of workshops is on:

The Island Centre venue is easy to get to. A short walk from the harbour and the town centre. Next door to a large public car park. Disabled access.
Stitch St Ives Website - Find Us

So come along to enjoy a creative crafty day out - browse the stalls, enjoy a coffee and cake, get creative at a workshop, browse some more!

You can also enjoy all the rest that St Ives has to offer - galleries, shops, restaurants and wonderful scenery. We look forward to welcoming you!

Wednesday, 12 October 2016

Live Music - St Ives Guildhall

Natty and The Rebel Ship - St Ives Guildhall
Natty and The Rebel Ship - Guildhall - Fri 18 Nov


Live music at St Ives Guildhall in November.

Friday 18th November - 7.30 pm.
Natty and The Rebel Ship - Postponed
Thus gig has now been postponed to February 2017 -
ticket holders should obtain a refund from their ticket outlet.
The new date will be announced in due course.

Sunday 20th November - 8.00 pm
RY X
Tickets: £13.00 - from:
Cornish Riviera Box Office - RY X

The November gigs are promoted by SW1 Productions -
who will be bringing more live music to The Guildhall next year.
They are also staging gigs at other venues around Cornwall.
Latest News - SW1 Productions - Facebook



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Christmas Wine Tasting
St Ives Guildhall - Thursday 8th December
Tickets and More Info ......

More events around town:
St Ives Cornwall - What's On