The Festival team are working hard behind the scenes to bring you another wonderful and varied Festival in May 2019. In the meantime, we are delighted to announce two music events that we are holding in December 2018 and February 2019. We look forward to seeing you there.

William Hudd Guitar Recital
Wed 19th Dec 2018, 12noon-1pm
St Fimbarrus Church, Fowey

William Hudd, music teacher and notable guitarist, will be playing a medley of familiar music and treating you to some of his new compositions. William plays anything from Bach to Black Sabbath, so has something in his repertoire for everyone. This is a taster concert, as William will be performing at the Festival, performing a full evening concert and lead a guitar master class for all abilities. Mulled wine and mince pies will be available. Entry is free to the recital, with donations being collected for the Festival. The Fowey town bus will be running into town from the Main car park and back again until 3pm.

Fisherman’s Friends in Concert
Sat 9th Feb 2019, 8-10pm, £15
St Fimbarrus Church, Fowey
Friends discount applies


A fantastic opportunity to see this well renowned group of singers who have been working together for the last 25 years. They have played at Glastonbury, BBC Proms in the Park and for HM the Queen at her Diamond Jubilee. Their album “Port Isaac’s Fisherman’s Friends” went Gold and they were the first traditional folk act to land a UK top ten album. Now is your opportunity to see them in Fowey.

If you sign up to become a Friend of the Festival, you will also be eligible to receive the Friends discount on these tickets, as well as tickets during the 2019 Festival. See the Friends section of the website for full details.

Tickets go on sale Friday December 7th 2018 on line or by calling the Cornish Riviera Box Office on 01726 879 500. Tickets will sell quickly, so early booking is advised. The Fowey town bus will operate from the Main car park (no parking fee after 6pm) to the Church at 7.15pm, 7.30pm and 7.45pm. There will be a return minibus service from the Church to the Main car park at 10.15pm, 10.30pm and 10.45pm. (normal fares apply).

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