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Cornwall in April means spring flowers, Easter music and the Wed Show!

There are plenty of spring-themed events to enjoy this April in Cornwall. Celebrate Easter with the St Endellion Easter Music Festival or head to Camborne for Trevithick Day. There are flowers galore at Boconnoc's Cornwall Spring Flower Show. As always we bring you details of the most popular festivals and events taking place in April in Cornwall so you can pick your favourite events to attend.
April in Cornwall is one of the loveliest times to enjoy the warmer temperatures, budding hedgerows, scenic walks and storm-washed beaches. This year the Easter weekend falls on 19-21 April 2014 making it a great time to book a short break in a charming cottage in Cornwall for a well-deserved rest.

You never have to worry about finding things to do in Cornwall. Along with the many properties, towns, beaches and resort attractions there are always plenty of local events to join in. Here are just a few to start you off!

An unmissable spectacle at the Cornwall Spring Flower Show at Boconnoc

Get a chance to enjoy the beautiful private Boconnoc Estate when you attend the Cornwall Spring Flower Show on 5th and 6th April 2014. This prestigious event is organized by the Cornwall Garden Society and began over 100 years ago.

Enjoy spring blooms, show gardens, floral arrangements and trade stands at this dazzling display of spring and summer colour.

The Wed Show is a must-do for brides at Trereife Estate near Penzance

Brides-to-be in Penzance are in for a real treat with the hosting of The Wed Show at Trereife Estate on 6th April 2014. Organised by the Wed Magazine, it brings together over 70 suppliers of wedding attire and bridal services. Grooms are not forgotten with stylish attire on display along with photographers, caterers, wedding planners, florists and more.

After attending the Wed Show you might even want to book Trereife as your wedding venue and spend your honeymoon night in their manorial B&B suites!

Trevithick Day celebrates the life of Camborne’s famous engineer

Camborne celebrates its mining history when it takes to the streets to celebrate Trevithick Day on 26th April 2014. Richard Trevithick was an 18th century Camborne engineer and inventor who pioneered steam powered rail transport. Naturally the Trevithick Day celebrations include rumbling steam engines, vintage cars, street entertainment, clowns, drama and a fun fair.

Read all about this little-known story of Cornish history and plan to join in this year’s Trevithick Day fun!

Port Isaac hits a high note with the St Endellion Easter Music Festival

The delightful collegiate church of St Endellion attracts professional and amateur musicians to Cornwall from 12th – 20th April 2014 for the St Endellion Easter Music Festival. This feast of classical and ecclesiastical music includes lunchtime proms, classical concerts and a Come and Sing event.

Read on to discover more about this highly regarded music festival at St Endellion before booking your tickets online to attend this Easter celebration.

We’d love to hear how your spend the Easter holidays in Cornwall, whether you are a local resident or a visitor. Let us know if you find other April events and we’ll add them to our calendar of events for next year, so keep us posted!

About Gillian Birch

Born in Cheshire, Gillian Birch moved to Cornwall at her earliest opportunity and never looked back. After 20 years, her ongoing discovery of popular attractions, quiet footpaths and local eateries has made her a fount of knowledge as she entertains readers with her informative articles on the hidden gems of Devon & Cornwall from a local point-of-view.

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