Enjoy the Magic of Christmas in Truro 2013
Christmas in Truro is a truly unique and enjoyable experience. This vibrant city really comes alive during the festive season with a wonderful mix of events and Christmas shopping.
Shops throughout the city will open until 9pm for late night shopping and the streets will be filled with festive market stalls, entertainers, brass bands and carol singers, all rounded off with the festive smell of mulled wine and hot chestnuts!
Truro's cafes, bars and restaurants will be opening their doors to hungry shoppers and festive merry makers alike, with many offering special deals on their delicious food and drink menus.
The Christmas Truro pocket guide is printed every year to keep you informed of everything you need to know about Christmas in Truro. It includes an event calendar for the whole of December, a street by street shopping directory and comprehensive information on travelling to Truro. Plan ahead this Christmas, combine your shopping trips with carol singing at the Cathedral followed by mince pies and mulled wine and the famous festive street markets.
Don't miss the Real Reindeer and Father Christmas when they visit Truro on Wednesday the 27 November, 6pm, Victoria Square. This event is being kindly provided by Malletts Home Hardware.
The 'Truro Ice Rink' will open for the second year running from 20 November until 5 January. A wonderful, fun activity to do with friends and family.
The Christmas Truro guide will be available to pick up from the Truro Tourist Information Centre on Boscawen Street, participating retailers around Truro and to download here shortly!
Key Dates 2013
City of Lights - Expect the Unexpected 20 Nov
Ice Skate Truro opens 20 Nov - 5 Jan
Late night shopping commences with the Real Reindeer 27 Nov
Late night Shopping and the Prime Stock Show 4 Dec
Late night Shopping 11 Dec
Late night Shopping 18 Dec
Park & Ride
Changes to Truro Park & Ride pick up and drop off points during Wednesday late night shopping evenings
Please click here for the latest details.
This will mean that the PICK UP and DROP OFF points for Truro Park & Ride will move to Calenick Street (rather than stopping at River Street and Victoria Square) from 3pm onwards for these evenings. Service times remain unchanged by this move.
Click here to view Calenick Street
Dates of late night shopping during November: Wednesday 21 & 28
Dates of late night shopping during December: Wednesday 5, 12 & 19
Christmas Shopping in Truro