As the weekend of the Queen's Platinum Jubilee draws ever closer, residents and visitors across Cornwall will be celebrating the occasion with street parties, parades, and a whole host of Royal events.

The Queen is the first British monarch to reach a platinum jubilee, with the official royal website reading: "On February 6 this year Her Majesty The Queen became the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee.

"It marks 70 years of service to the people of the United Kingdom, the Realms and the Commonwealth."

The Packet has put together a list of all the events taking place across Cornwall during the Queen's Platinum Jubilee.


Thursday, June 2 - beacon lighting at Pendennis Castle

Friday, June 3 - Mayor’s jubilee parade through and town tea party at The Princess Pavilion

Friday, June 3 - Street party, Venton Road - 3pm

Saturday, June 4 - Falmouth street party

Sunday, June 5 - Jubilee Picnic in The Park (hosted by Source FM)


Monday, May 30 7.30pm - Temperance Hall - ‘A Right Royal Connection’ – Free Event. Meet past Penryn Mayors and listen to stories of past royal visits.

Tuesday, May 31 from 10am - Penryn Library - Crown Making (all ages welcome) Free Event

Wednesday, June 1, 2pm - Temperance Hall - Royal Garden Party hosted by the Mayor of Penryn with the Penryn Forget-Me-Not Singers followed by afternoon Tea.

Thursday, June 2, 2pm - Temperance Hall – Royal Tea Dance with Ron Bunyan - Free event

Thursday, June 2, 7pm at Exchequer Quay - Royal Waterside Pageant with live music & Lighting of the Queen’s Beacon

Friday, June 3, 7pm - Mayors Charity Dinner & Dance at the Falmouth Hotel (ticketed event).

Saturday, June 4, 7pm - Penryn Town Jubilee Carnival.

Sunday, June 5, 1pm ‘Royal Party in the Park’ Trelawney Park


Saturday, June 4, 2pm - Helston Methodist Church garden party with games and Rev Danny in stocks

Sunday, June 5, 12pm - Jubilee Big Lunch at Coronation Park, music from Helston Town Band


Thursday, June 2, 11am to 2pm - Jubilee Big Lunch at the Moors Recreation Ground, with races

The Lizard:

Thursday, June 2, 9.15pm for 9.45pm - Landewednack Parish Council is hosting an official Platinum Jubilee Beacon Lighting on the recreation ground in Beacon Terrace

Friday, June 3 - Fundy day with Queen themed children’s races and a dog show.

Saturday, June 4, 8pm - Top House pub live music from the Cadgwith Singers 

Sunday, June 5, 3pm and 8pm - Grande Finale with barbecue and music from Whippletree Ceilidh Band and Jolly Roger.


Wednesday, June 1, 10am to 2pm - Tea Tasting Experience - Visitor Information Centre

Thursday, June 2, 1pm - Jubilee Parade -Truro City Centre

Thursday, June 2, 2pm - Town Crier Proclamation - Boscawen Street.

Saturday, June 4, 9am to 4pm - Jubilee Market - Truro Farmers Market’s

Saturday, June 4, 3.30pm to 6pm - Cathedral View Jubilee tea party

Saturday, June 4, 12pm to 11pm - Gregor Road Jubilee

Saturday, June 4, 10am to 4pm - Bosvean Gardens Jubilee

Sunday, June 5, 12pm to 6pm - Harrison Terrace Street Party.

Sunday, June 5, 9am to 4pm - Antiques and Collectables Market - Lemon Quay

Sunday, June 5, 11am - Jubilee Garden Party - Victoria Gardens


Friday, June 3, 2:30pm – Jubilee Pool, Town Crier Proclamation Cry

Saturday, June 4, 11am – 3pm, Morrab Gardens, Platinum Communi-Tea Party


Thursday, June 2, 9.15pm: St Michael's Mount beacon lighting 

Saturday, June 4, 6pm: Flotilla of 60 craft around St Michael’s Mount

St Ives:

Friday, June 3, 12pm to 11.30pm - Carthew Way Jubilee

Sunday, June 5, 8.30am to 11pm - Wharf Road Jubilee Big Lunch


Monday, May 30, Churches in Flowers, Mawnan Churches

Monday, May 30 - June 4, 10am to 6pm - Mawnan through 70 years exhibition, Methodist Hall Schoolroom

Tuesday, May 31, 8pm - Red Lion Quiz Night

Wednesday, June 1, 6:30pm - Football vs Cricket

Thursday, June 2, 2:30pm to 4:30pm - Parade of Crowns - Carwinion Playing Field

Friday, June 3, 5pm - Movie Night - Mawnan Memorial Hall

Saturday, June 4, 5pm to midnight - Carwinion Playing Fields

Saturday, June 4, 4pm to 7pm - Shute Hill Jubilee

Saturday, June 4, 12pm to 5pm - Mawnan Garden Jubilee Garden Jaunt

Sunday, June 5, 12pm to 2pm - Mawnan Platinum Jubilee Lunch - Carwinion Playing Field


Thursday, June 2, 4:30pm - Open air comed - Mawgan Recreation Field

Friday, June 3, Bingo - Mawgan Recreation Hall

Saturday, June 4, 1:30pm - Feast Saturday - Mawgan Recreation Hall and Field

Sunday, June 5, 12:30pm - The Big Lunch - Mawgan Recreation Hall and Field

St Martin:

Friday, June 3, 7.30pm - Royal quiz - St Martin Parish Hall

Sunday, June 5, 12.30pm onwards - Picnic lunch, fancy dress 1.30pm, dog show 2pm, comic football and barbecue 5pm - recreation field


Thursday, June 2, 7pm: Beacon lighting - Roskruge Beacon, St Anthony

Saturday, June 4, 2pm: Big Tea Party - Manaccan Playing Fields

Other events taking place across Cornwall are listed below:

Meadow Place, Bodmin - June 2, 1pm to 9pm (street party)

Fore Street, Goldsithney - June 2, 1pm to June 5, 8pm (Jubilee party)

Chapel Street, Camborne - June 2, 8pm to 10.30pm (Jubilee beacon lighting ceremony)

Fore Street, St Columb Major - June 2, 9am to 4pm (Major 50s Jubilee party)

King Edward Crescent, Newquay - June 2, 8pm to 10.30pm (Jubilee beacon lighting)

Penmarth Chapel, Carnmenellis - June 3, 11am (fun day)

Lavorrick Orchards, Mevagissey - June 3, 4.30pm to 10pm (street party)

Meadway, Saltash - June 3, 3pm to 7pm (Jubilee)

Gwel An Mor, St Austell - June 3, 12pm to 4pm (street party)

Mithian Village - June 3, 10am to 7pm (Jubilee celebrations)

Church Street, West looe - June 4, 8am to 4pm (street party)

Heartlands, Pool - June 4 - midnight to midnight (Jubilee Abba vs Queen)

Fore Street, Polgooth - June 4, 5pm to 9pm (carnival)

Church Park, Lerryn - June 4, 2pm to 2.30pm (Jubilee parade)

Century Lane, Veryan - June 4, 10am to 11.59pm (Jubilee event)

Broad Street, Launceston - June 5, 10am to 5pm (Jubilee celebrations)

Lelant Meadows, Lelant - June 5, 1pm to 8pm (Jubilee)

Lower Castle Road, St Mawes - June 5, 9.30am to 7pm (Jubilee party)

Ruan Lanihorne - June 5, 12.30pm to 9pm (Jubilee village party)

Ruan Minor, Helston - June 5, 12pm to 7pm – (Jubilee Big Tea)

Ladock - June 5, 10am to 5pm (Jubilee lunch)

Carneton Close, Crantock - June 5, 11am to 3pm (street party)

St Erme - June 5, 10am to 11.30pm (Jubilee)

Broadmead, Callington - June 5, 3pm to 5pm (Jubilee tea party)

Cury Village Hall Tea Party – June 5, 4pm to 6pm

Victoria Road, Bude - June 5, 10am to 6pm (Jubilee party)

Gwelmeneth Park, St Cleer - June 5, 2pm to 5pm (street party)

Langurroc Road, Crantock - June 5 (Jubilee party)

Water Lane, Golant - June 5, 3pm to 6pm (Jubilee tea party)

Lerryn - June 5, 10am to 4pm (Queen’s Big Lunch)

Fore Street, Saltash - June 5, 10.30am to 5pm (Jubilee Big Lunch)

Bolitho Road, Heamoor - June 5, 10am to 6pm (Jubilee)

Tredavoe - June 5, 10am to 7pm (Jubilee)

Eden Project - June 5 (Jubilee Big Lunch)

Old Chapel, Godolphin Cross - June 5 (street party)

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