Saturday 13 June 2009

St Ives Cornwall - What's On This Week

The Surgeons - Live at The Crow Rooms - St Ives Cornwall

Another varied week ahead in St Ives on the entertainment front.

Tonight (Saturday) it's punk night at The Crow Rooms with The Surgeons and Distortion UK.
Entry is £2.00 and doors open at 7.00.
After the gig you can move upstairs to IsoBar Is Dead (IBID) for local DJ Audio Pressure.

There appears to be very little going on on Sunday.
Suggested itinerary:
Go to the church of your choice (no shortage in St Ives).
Head down the Harbour.
Grab a quick deep fried Mars Bar for lunch from Moby's.
Get a table outside The Sloop and proceed to get slowly and pleasantly drunk (please enjoy your drink responsibly).
Doner kebab from Lulus on Tregenna.
Head home in time to catch Wife Swap then Big Brother on Channel 4.

On Monday morning you can take a guided tour - St Ives Now and Then.
Meet outside The Guildhall at 11.00, cost is £5.00 (bloggers who plug this go free).

On Tuesday night there is a talk by author DM Thomas at St Ives Library.
Starts at 7.30, entry is £4.00.
As an alternative you could try my wife Jo's knitting group - also at the library - free.

On Wednesday evening The Crow Rooms stages the regular Crow Folk session.
Acoustic music and spoken word, £2.00 entry, doors open at 7.00.

On Thursday you can shop at St Ives Farmers Market.
Great local produce - open 9.30 to 2.00 at St Ives Backpackers.

On Friday St Ives School of Painting have their weekly Personal Art Practice Workshop.
Morning session 10.00, afternoon session 1.45. Each costs £8.00
No need to book - just turn up 10 minutes before the start.

Finally a plug for this great DVD - Snotton TV An Alternative Guide To St Ives.
A satirical look at our little town and its various residents.
Running time 1 hour, great value at £9.99 and very funny. You can buy online:

You can find more stuff that's happening here:
As ever I'll be happy to shamelessly plug your event or gig.
Contact me with details plus incentives such as free tickets, cash, whatever.

Have a great week in St Ives.


1 comment:

  1. What a great blog! Thanks, Steve! I LIVE for St Ives!