(We’ve added one or two interesting ones over the border, too!)
March 22 and 23: Ponsanooth Beer Festival at the Stag Hunt Inn, Ponsanooth. Featuring beers from local breweries Treen’s, Woodman’s Wld Ales, and Dynamite Valley, as well as cider.
April 4: Science and Pints — Archaeologists in a Hole, at the Barrel at Bude, 36 Lansdown Road, Bude EX23 9DW, 7pm. A talk by Dr Rob Isherwood. Details on the event Facebook page
April 11-13: Tuckers Maltings Beer Festival, Newton Abbot, Devon.
April 19-22: Beer Festival at the White Hart, Chilsworthy PL18 9PB.
April 26-28: St Austell beer tastings at Porthleven Food Festival, Porthleven TR13 9JA, daily at 11am. Details on the festival website
May 11 and 12: St Ives Food and Drink Festival, Porthminster Beach, St Ives TR26 2EB. Details on the festival website
May 24-27: Mini Beer Festival at the Working Boat, Greenbank Quay, Falmouth TR11 2SR. Local ales, guest brews, ciders and craft beers. Detail on the event Facebook page
May 25: Jazz in the Garden at the Cornish Arms, 86 Commercial Road, Hayle, from noon. With Pimms and garden games.
May 25 and 26: Fleet Fest at the Well Parc Hotel, Dobbin Road, Trevone PL28 8QN. Details on the event website
June 6-8: Cornish Showcase Bar at the Royal Cornwall Show, Wadebridge PL27 7JE, organised by the Cornwall Brewers Alliance and CAMRA Kernow.
June 29: Real Ale and Music Festival at the Star Inn, Vogue, gates open 11am, bar at noon. More than 50 real ales and ciders, plus food, entertainment and displays.
July 19 and 20: Charity Beer Festival at The Highwayman, Dobwalls PL14 6JD.
September 13-15: Little Orchard Cider and Music Festival at Healeys Cyder Farm, Penhallow, Truro TR4 9LW.
October 3-5: Falmouth Beer Festival at Events Square, Discovery Quay, Falmouth.
October 5 and 6: Cider and Hog Roast event at the Cornish Arms, 86 Commercial Road, Hayle.