Port Eliot Festival

26 – 29 July 2018

Head to Cornwall and enjoy one of the best festivals of the summer for the whole family.

What to expect

Port Eliot Festival is held at the grand Port Eliot Estate – one of the most beautiful places in Britain. This popular event offers a wide range of talks and exhibitions, as well as a top musical line-up and a host of celebrity guests.

Port Eliot Festival is a celebration of words and ideas as well as food, fashion, nature, flowers and all that’s good in the world. Enjoy a selection of workshops, book a relaxing massage, listen to the biggest names in comedy or dance the night away to top DJs and live bands. While you’re there, why not also explore the estate?

There will be plenty of places to eat and drink across the festival site too including a local pub on the lush lawn of the bowling green.

Book your tickets here and start planning your festival adventure.

How to get there

Getting to the Port Eliot Festival 2018 is easy. Simply hop on a train to St Germans station and you’ll be minutes away from this much-loved festival. Whether you have a day ticket or a weekend pass, rail travel offers an easy and hassle-free way to get from A to B.

Popular local routes to St Germans include:

Truro – 1 hour

Exeter  – 1 hour and 11 minutes

Plymouth  – 11 minutes

Popular long-distance routes include:

London Paddington to St Germans – 4 hours 30 minutes

Extra services stopping at St Germans

To help reduce overcrowding, the following services will now call at St Germans:

26 and 27 July (calls additionally) 29 July (pick up only) 30 July (pick up only)
07:30 Paddington to Penzance 13:00 Penzance to Paddington 10:00 Penzance to Paddington 
09:27 Paddington to Penzance 15:41 Liskeard to Paddington

16:13 Penzance to Paddington

17:35 Penzance to Paddington