Festival Introductions

Welcome from Rick Stein, Paul Ainsworth and Nathan Outlaw

A warm welcome from Rick Stein It’s extraordinary to think that it’s the eleventh anniversary of Padstow Christmas Festival. Looking back to the first one… Read More

Christmas Festival Film

A digital postcard from the Padstow Christmas Festival. Wish you were here? We do too! Check out this short film of Padstow Christmas Festival 2017… Read More

Santa Fun Run

Get your Santa suits at the ready!  Cornwall Hospice Care’s Santa fun run and cycle returns to Padstow Christmas Festival on Saturday, 8th December –… Read More

Single use plastics: together we can make a difference

Cornwall boasts some of the most spectacular coastline in the country, and Padstow Christmas Festival is committed to protecting and maintaining it for generations to… Read More

Media Partners

Click the images to find out more about the festival’s media partners. Read More

Welcome from Event Organiser, Tina Evans

It’s hard to believe it’s 11 years since Padstow’s first Christmas festival. My goodness, how it’s grown since those early days.  The festival has become… Read More

Want to volunteer at Padstow Christmas Festival?

We’re looking for volunteers! Did you know that Padstow Christmas Festival is a not-for-profit event run by a team of more than 50 volunteers? If… Read More

The Big Cornish Breakfast

Five of the country’s top chefs are teaming up at this year’s festival to host the event’s first ever Big Cornish Breakfast. Culinary A listers… Read More

The Wine Theatre

We’re joining forces with Steevenson Wines to launch a brand-new Wine Theatre at this year’s festive event. Experts from Tarquin’s Gin, Trevibban Mill, Camel Valley,… Read More