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Art Exhbitions at the Lemon Street Gallery 25 Jun–15 Jul

Peter Thomson Wild Observations of a Tamed Landscape and Kieran Stiles Land's Edge.

Slimming Club on Mondays

Mondays 5:30pm and 7:30pm with Sammie at Age Uk Day Centre on St Clement Street

Creative Activities enabling people to live well with memory problems

Weekly IMaginE... sessions in Truro are open to anyone with memory concerns.

HFC Youth Dance & HFC Youth Dance

Join HFC Youth Dance to develop your talent as a contemporary dancer.

Ato-Gami Manga Drawing Society

Ato-Gami Manga Drawing Society is every second Thursday of the month, upstairs in Waterstones.

#HFC Youth Theatre

The HFC Youth Theatre group meets weekly on a Saturday during term time and is open to ages 7 - 21, split into three age groups.

Events, activities and workshops at Innertide

Come and explore Truro and enjoy Innertide cafe on the first Thursday of the month.

Kids Yoga Cornwall

Kids Yoga Cornwall run children's yoga classes on Saturdays and through the school holidays.

Truro Walking Tours

Starts outside Visit Truro Tourist Information Centre, Boscawen Street, every Wednesday from May - Sept at 11am, approximately one and half hours.

Want to play friendly tennis matches?

Want to play friendly tennis matches? Join a new Local Tennis League near you now!



Connected Truro

Exciting times – we are set to move forward with the major ‘Connected Truro’ project which will include the much needed and much anticipated signage project for the city centre.


Do you have a story to write in this special book?

The Old Ale House - May Music line up

Come on down into the Old Ale House for some good grog and plenty of atmosphere and music.


Original song writing and spoken word at The Wine Barrel, Truro - free entry. Every third Wednesday of the month!

Upcoming Adult Workshops At Truro Arts Company June - Dec 2016

Workshops take place on our mezzanine floor and last anywhere from 3 hours to all day (with a lunch break in our lovely adjoining cafe, of course).

What's On at the Royal Cornwall Museum

Exhibitions and Talks/Lectures at Royal Cornwall Museum

Events at Truro Cathedral for June, July August 2016

Truro Cathedral welcomes the warm sunshine and summer with the busy calender of events ahead.

Imran Qureshi - temporary art installation 27 June - 15 July

Running from 27 June-15 July, Imran Qureshi, international artist, is going to create one of his striking, temporary installations for Truro Cathedral, which promises to be one of his most ambitious to date and huge in scale.

Aga cooking events with David Pengelly

Surprise yourself and see how much an AGA can really do. David Pengelly will be showing you how to get to grips with an Aga.

H.M.S Pinafore

Regan De Wynter Williams are proud to present the award-winning team that brought Pirates of Penzance to Cate Blanchett's Sydney Theatre.

Cathedral City Markets CIC, Truro, Cornwall.

In 2016, we have regular markets in Truro. With great shopping dates including two pre-Christmas events, THE place to be is in the busiest shopping centre in Cornwall.

Commemorate the centenary of the Battle of the Somme - 1 July 7.30am

To commemorate the centenary of the Battle of the Somme, on the 1st of July at the War Memorial Boscawen Street, Truro at 07.30 am.

Plaza listings run weekly from Friday 1 Jul to Thurs 7 Jul


Stand together Truro 1 July 1pm Lemon Quay

Come and stand together Truro 1 July 1pm Lemon Quay to have some time to reflect, work together, be positive and move on.

ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS evening 1 July 5pm

The Art of Wine invite you to an ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS evening! Please join them for 5pm onwards.

Less than 2 weeks to go...

Grand Opening Saturday 9th July Steamer Trading Cookshop in Truro

Maison takes over Mustard & Rye - 2 July 10.30pm

Maison takes over Mustard & Rye with pure garage on the main stage & deep house on the first floor.

Book signing and meeting authors at Waterstones Truro this summer

Overlooked by the cathedral and in the centre of Truro, Waterstones is a truly local bookshop providing a vibrant meeting place and friendly welcome for all visitors to Truro.

Arabian Nights Cornwall Dance School - Sun 3 Jul, 2.30pm

Follow Haji an Arabian Thief who wonders the streets, stealing to stay alive.

Truro in Bloom Shop Window Displays - 2016

This year, Truro will be entered into the South West Champion of Champions category and will be competing against a number of towns in the region, with the official judging taking place on Friday 8th July during Garden Truro Week.

The Zig Zag Way - 7 July 7.30pm

The ZigZag Way is a gripping sotry which winds through cultures from Cornwall to mexico and across time to paint a picture of love, revolution and sacrifice. Blending humour with pathos and past with present, this haunting and arresting tale leads to a night where the veils that seperate life and death are lifted and the illusion of time is broken.


Adult tennis players are being encouraged to join an outdoor tennis league near you.

Killer Queen - Fri 8 Jul, 7.30pm

Killer Queen have been performing their tribute to Queen's concert since 1993. T

Create your own poster at popular ‘ArTchive’ event 8 July

Come and be inspired by archive posters as well as your own life experiences as you write, design, colour and type your own narrative poster at a workshop in Truro on 08 July.

An Evening of Burlesque - Sat 9 Jul, 7.30pm

Scintillating, titillating, mesmerising, fantasizing, a place you’ve never seen, a world you’ve never been

A Truro Romance for Steamer Trading Cookshop

Steamer Trading Cookshop are delighted to announce that on 9th July they will be opening their 38th UK store, in the beautiful Grade II listed building on 2-3 Pydar Street, Truro.

Race for Life in Truro - Cornwall

Race for Life in Truro - Cornwall. The 5km at Richard Lander School and the Pretty Muddy 5km.

Thriller Live! 11th to 16th July

Direct from London's West End where it is now in its record breaking 7th year, Thriller Live is a spectacular concert created to celebrate the career of the world's greatest entertainer.

Employers have rights too

This seminar is for anyone who employs staff or is looking to take staff on - to help them understand Employment Law, HR and Health and Safety requirements and give them the information to help them tackle any potential issues.

Laugh & Dine at Mustard and Rye 13 July with special guest Headliner Matt Price

Laugh and Dine at Mustard and Rye on Wednesday 13th July will be headlined by high and mighty Cornish funny man Matt Price, who lives in London where he co-founded the Natural Born Storytellers comedy night at the Camden Head in North London.

Bloodhound School Workshops

Build an air-powered rocket car! Suitable for KS1-4. Book now to avoid disappointment.

Cyber Crime & How to protect your Business 14 July

Co-hosted with the Health and Wellbeing Innovation Centre in Truro. Speakers from the Devon and Cornwall Police CyberCrime unit, Lorica Insurance Brokers and supported by the Devon and Cornwall Business Council.
Promises to be interesting, informative and even entertaining with Lorica giving away a bottle of champagne.

An Evening with Harry Redknapp

Enjoy a fabulous evening of entertainment with one of football’s best characters! Friday 15 July 2016 (From 7pm), The VIP Pavilion, Truro School

Join us at the next HFC Networks Club! 15 July 2016, 3-5pm

Join us on Friday 15 July 2016 at HFC Networks Club, Trelawny Bar - a great place to network with local businesses and take away some great tips

Celebration, Jason Thomas Performing Arts - Sun 17 Jul, 11am

We are proud to present a Celebration of Song and Dance.

HFC Youth Presents… Tue 26 Jul, 7.30pm

A unique mix of professional and youth dance, showcasing aspects of the region's contemporary dance ecology; featuring new choreography by HFC Youth Dance and a selection of invited guests.

The Gruffalo's Child

Following hot on the heels of The Gruffalo’s monstrous success comes The Gruffalo’s Child - with attitude! Just how brave is she?

Summer Holiday Workshops for Children with Truro Arts Company

Come along and discover what fun you can have at Truro Arts Company - being creative!

Let's Hang On - 30th July 7.30pm

Following huge demand after their performance here last year, Let's Hang On returns to the Hall For Cornwall with their award-winning celebration of the legendary Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons!

The Man Engine

The Man Engine will arrive in Truro on the 30th of July on Lemon Quay at 2pm. The mechanical giant puppet will arrive in Truro. To be admired by all.

Courtney Pine - Wed 3 Aug 7.30pm

In the 80's he was one of the first black British jazz artists to make a serious mark on the jazz scene when his first album charted and some 20 plus years on (now with an OBE and CBE for services to music) Courtney Pine continues to break new ground with a string of highly acclaimed recordings and numerous prestigious Industry awards.

Frankly Sinatra - 4 Aug 7.30pm

Celebrate the centenary of Sinatra Live at the Sands, Stephen Triffitt, the world's No.1 Sinatra, performs the legendary classics of Ol' Blue Eyes including fly me to the Moon, Mack the Knife, New York, New York, That's Life, under My Skin and of course My Way.

Thank ABBA For The Music

Thank ABBA For The Music captures all of the magic and excitement of one of pop history's most successful and iconic bands. Featuring all of ABBA's greatest hits, including Dancing Queen , Waterloo , Mamma Mia , Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! Fernando , Super Trouper and with stunning costumes, a 7-piece live band, interactive video projection and of course ABBA's spectacular trademark harmonies, this is the ultimate feel-good party show!

Jethro 40 Years The Joker - 6 August 7.30pm

A memorable evening of hysterical nonsense, as we take a peek into the circus lurking deep within the mind of, probably the greatest, comic storyteller ever to grace the stage.

An introduction to story telling with illustrations

Summer holiday workshop - An introduction to story telling with illustrations with Caroline Pedlar

The Sound of Music - 9th to the 13th of August 2016

One of the greatest musicals of all time returns to the stage in a magnificent new production to enchant the young and the young at heart.

Johnny Cowling concert at Truro Cathedral will help raise funds for Romanian orphans

Cornwall's own King of Comedy has agreed to perform a concert at Truro Cathedral on Sunday 14 August at 7pm featuring his own unique brand of zany entertainment including a number of Elvis Presley's Gospel songs.

Get active and show #thisgirlcan be inspired

TRURO'S Lemon Quay will be hosting a a week's long sports festival as part of the Get Active Truro programme from the 15 until the 19 of August.

Save The Last Dance For Me - 30 Aug to 3 Sep

Bill Kenwright and Laurie Mansfield present Save The Last Dance For Me by Laurence Marks & Maurice Gran. featuring the hits of Doc Pomus & Mort Shuman.

Cornwall Home and Lifestyle Show Interior Market

Cornwall Home and Lifestyle Show Interior Market, Lemon Quay, Truro, Cornwall, 9th and 10th September 2016

Oktoberfest Truro 7-8th October

Oktoberfest Truro is back - and don't worry we're doubling up on everything..

Ellen Kent Opera 12th - 15th October

Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international soloists, highly praised chorus and full orchestra.

Sister Act, Mon 24 – Sat 29 Oct

The habits have hit the road again! The Broadway and West End smash hit musical comedy returns to the UK with a brand new production.

Gecko Missing - 9th & 10th November 7.30pm

Missing is a deliciously warped journey into the depths of the human psyche. Follow Lily, a woman whose soul appears to be decaying.


The Royal institution of Cornwall is pleased to announce the 2016 Cardew-Rendle history prize, funded by a generous legacy from Harold Cornelius Cardew-Rendle.

Rehearsal For Murder from 18-23 July

Director Roy Marsden Following the phenomenal decade-long success of The Agatha Christie Theatre Company, which sold over two million tickets and continually played to packed houses around the UK, Bill Kenwright presents a new production from the pen of the legendary award-winning writing team Levinson and Link, whose work includes the mystery series Murder, She Wrote and Columbo.

Truro Farmers' Market

Deborah Martyn Events

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