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Festive events in Truro for 2014

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Christmas in Truro!

This year Truro will be filled with festive street entertainment on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Look out for Mother Santa and enjoy the Christmas cheer! Here is the line up at a glance.



Wednesday 17
Camborne Youth Band 6pm Boscawen Street & 8pm Lemon Quay
Rock Choir 6pm Lemon Quay & 7pm Boscawen Street
Heyl Town Band 7pm Lemon Quay & 8pm Boscawen Street
Raost 6pm & 8pm Lander Gallery
Celtic Chords 7pm Lander Gallery
Kids Christmas Puppet Show 6pm Victoria Square
Julestone Waterstones 6pm Boscawen Street

Saturday 20
Busking Group 10.30am Boscawen Street & 11.30am Lemon Street
Jumping Out Duo 3.30pm Boscawen Street
Truro Baptist Church 10.30am Lemon Quay
Cornish Connection Barbershop Harmony Chorus 11.30am Boscawen Street
Camborne Youth Band 12.30pm Boscawen Street & 1.30pm Lemon Quay
Heyle Town Band 1.30pm Boscawen Street & 2.30pm Lemon Quay
Lanner District Silver Band 2.30pm Boscawen Street & 3.30pm Lemon Quay

Christmas Events

City of Lights Parade - Wednesday 18th November 7pm 2015

City of Lights is an annual event firmly embedded in Truro's calendar since 1996. The dazzling festival takes place thanks to a partnership of organisations, schools, community groups and artists creating a spectacular celebration of light.

Reindeer Parade - Wednesday 25th November

Father Christmas and his reindeer visit Truro every year to mark the start of late night shopping in the city.

Cornwall Hospice Santa Fun Run - Wednesday 25th November 2015

Take part in the Santa Fun Runs and embrace the Festive Spirit.

Late Night Shopping in Truro 2015 25th Nov, 2nd, 9th, 16th Dec

Every Wednesday from the 25th November until (and including) the 16th December, there will be late night shopping in Truro.

Made in Cornwall Christmas Fair Wednesday 25th - Sunday 29th November 2015

The Made in Cornwall Christmas Fair showcases the best of Cornish-made products.

Truro Christmas Street Markets 2015

Four Wednesday evenings and,and three all day Saturday markets are on offer this year. The dates are 25 Nov, 2, 9 & 16 Dec (Wednesdays, 5.00pm till 9.00pm), and 5, 12, 19 December (Saturdays, 9.00am till 5.00pm).

Santa visits Truro Community Library

Santa returns to the Garden at Truro Community Library on Wednesdays 25th November, 2nd December, 9th December & 16th December, 5.30pm-7.30pm

Late Night Shopping at Truro Cathedral

This year the Cathedralís Late Night Shopping evenings on the 2nd, 9th and 16th December, between 6.30 and 9pm are packed with even more fun things to see and do than usual.

Truro Primestock Show - Wednesday 2nd December

Truroís Annual Christmas Primestock Show is held in a marquee on Lemon Quay and is a favourite with farmers and townspeople alike.

Truro Primestock Christmas Craft & Food Fair - Friday 5th & Saturday 6th December

Each year on the Friday and Saturday following the Livestock Show, the Primestock Society organises a Craft & Food Fair in the Show Marquee.

Truro Victorian Christmas Market - Tuesday 8th to Sunday 13th December Lemon Quay

Come into Truro and enjoy the Victorian Christmas Market, mingling with the ladies and gent of that era.

Father Christmas will visit the Pannier Market

Father Christmas will visit the Pannier Market on most Wednesday evenings 9th, 16 & 23rd of December 2015

Last Chance Show Friday 18 - Sunday 20 December 2015

A three day frenzy of Christmas Shopping in a large marquee on Lemon Quay. This is your last chance for customers to buy those special Christmas gifts.

New Years Eve 31 December 2015 midnight

Fire works display in Truro

City of Lights 2014 Heroes

City of Lights set to Crowdfund for Truroís annual lantern procession.

The team behind Truro's celebrated City of Lights event will launch its first crowdfunding campaign in an attempt to raise up to £3,000 towards the annual lantern festival.

Chritmas Truro Guide 2014

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