Mevagissey Feast Week
June 24 - June 30
Mevagissey Feast Week is a weeklong event featuring exhibitions, demonstrations, live music including choirs and bands, flora dances, children’s entertainment and competitions, plus colourful parades, boat and raft races, a fete and a huge firework display.
From early afternoon every day, there is a programme of events you can take part in. There’s crab catching on the harbour, a pavement artist competition and a children’s tea, you can watch fishing boat races on the water, dance along the street in the traditional flora dance, swing your partner at the ceilidh or simply find a seat and enjoy listening to the many choirs and bands that perform during the week. The festival ends with a spectacular carnival parading through Mevagissey’s streets and a spectacular firework display from the outer harbour.