30th November –
2nd December 2018

What’s On

Here is the what’s on schedule from last year’s event.
This will be updated later this year with the confirmed schedule.


Markets Open   1730hrs – 2030hrs

5.45pm Old style big band crooner Andy Marshall (Cornwall’s Frank Sinatra) singing on the Town Quay, kindly sponsored by Any Old Lights, Readymoney Beach Shop and Wellingtons B&B.

6.30 pm Fowey River Academy Samba band playing at Berril’s yard

6.45pm Santa arrives on the tug at Berril’s Yard. the Fowey Town Band, on a rare outing outside Regatta Week, leads a procession along Fore St, around Town Quay to the Church Gate.

There will be glow sticks for everyone at Berril’s yard to illuminate the procession. If people have lanterns they are very welcome to bring them along.

New this year : Christmas jumpers & hats competition. Prizes for most stylish, most outrageous/wacky (for adults), most inventive, most cute (for children) and most Christmassy (overall)

7.00pm The Christmas Light Switch On

After the switch on Santa will give out a Christmas treat to the children (many thanks this year to the Quay Bakery) and mulled wine to the adults.

7.15-8pm Andy Marshall singing on Town Quay

Many of Fowey’s shops will also stay open late, enticing you in with mulled wine and other treats!


Markets Open 1000hrs – 1730hrs

11am              Fowey Primary School Handbells – Town Quay

12pm              Fowey Primary School Choir – Town Quay

1pm                Fowey River Singers – Town Quay

2pm                Fowey River Academy – Town Quay



Markets Open 1000hrs – 1600hrs

Supreme Dalek of Cornwall is visiting

12pm              Looe Valley Singers – Town Quay