Penzance has great Christmas activities including but not only the following:

  • Christmas Arts and Crafts Markets at St John’s Hall and The Acorn theatre on 2nd and 3rd December.
  • Newlyn lights switch on 15th December
  • Mousehole Christmas lights on 16th December
  • Penzance Christmas Market and Humphry Davy lantern parade [4.30pm] together with musicians, bands and entertainment on 16th December.
  • Penzance Christmas markets at the Wharfside Shopping Centre on  16th, 18th, 21st and 23rd December.
  • Montol Winter Solstice Festival with Christmas market. Themed parades through the town from 2pm
  • Christmas Eve, shopping throughout the town 11am-4pm on 24th December.