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Discover What’s On In November 2023

It’s the penultimate month of 2023! And with the build up to Christmas unfolding, winter has officially begun. Discover what’s on in Cornwall in November – from film festivals to Christmas markets and festive fun.

2nd November: Pre-Oscars Murder Mystery

Location: The Greenbank Hotel

The most scandalous party of the season. This will be the talk of the town for the most sensational of reasons! Head to The Greenbank for the hotly anticipated Pre-Oscars Murder Mystery Party.

After your grand entrance down the red carpet, tuck into three courses with a side of scandal, as a murder is committed right under your nose. Interrogate the suspects and use your detective skills to sniff out the killer in the room.

2nd November: Cirqulesque’s Day Of The Dead

Location: The Poly, Falmouth

A vibrant parade is gracing the stage at The Poly on 2nd November. Expect a glorious spectacle of self-expression and mind-blowing performances. Celebrate The Day Of The Dead, with a show that will feature incredible circus acts, jaw-dropping stunts, drag performances, and burlesque routines, during an unforgettable night of entertainment, laughter, and joy.

3rd November: The Oggymen With Special Guests

Location: The Hall for Cornwall, Truro

Champions of Cornish folk and sea shanties, the iconic vocals from The Oggymen will fill the Hall For Cornwall, as the 11-man acapella group take to the stage on 3rd November. They’ll be delivering a show full of flawless harmonies and melodic tunes, alongside some special guests.

10th November: Autumn Mini Prints Workshop

Location: Trebah Garden, Falmouth

If you’re wondering what’s on in Cornwall in November in the arts and crafts department, check out this wholesome activity the whole family can get involved with. Immerse yourself in all the captivating beauty of nature in the fall, with this autumn-inspired monoprint workshop.

Led by talented print-maker Annabel Wilkes, stroll through the sub-tropical gardens foraging for your own unique collection of fallen leaves, petals, and fronds, before heading inside for a masterclass on creating prints using washable inks.

6th -19th November: Cornwall Film Festival

Location: The Poly, Falmouth

Discover the best of film and cinematography at the 2023 Cornwall Film Festival. Delve into inspiring documentaries and feature films directed, set, or produced in Cornwall, at a number of showings at The Poly in Falmouth. There’ll also be talks and workshops to get involved in, as well as a new VR and AR event this year.

18th November: Cornwall Creative Christmas Market

Location: Lemon Quay, Truro

Start making moves on your Christmas gift-list, whilst supporting local creatives in Cornwall. Whether you’re browsing for ideas, or ready to fill your basket with treats for under the tree, discover your new favourite Cornish brands and products.

Word on the street is Santa himself is planning on dropping by between 12-3pm. So don’t miss out on the chance for a selfie and a chat with the big guy!

22nd-23rd November: Cornwall Christmas Fair

Location: The Eden Project

Last up on our guide to what’s on in Cornwall in November is another festive event. From candles, jewellery, and clothing, to home accessories, food, and drink, browse over 70 stalls to find the perfect gifts for your loved ones. The yuletide event is getting into the generous spirit of Christmas, with the aim to raise money for the Cornwall Community Foundation.

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