Golowan Festival

Official Website


Friday 19 June – Sunday 28 June.

Mazey Day, Sat 27 June and Quay Fair Day, Sun 28 June


  • Information and application forms for the 2020 Golowan Festival markets will be available from early February 2020.  If you have previously taken a pitch at the markets you will automatically receive these items in an email.  If you wish to find out about trading for the first time, please email golowan-trade@hotmail.com and the information will be sent to you.  Please also see the Markets page. 
  • The Golowan Festival 2020 Business Sponsorship Packages document is now available here  Golowan Festival 2020 Business Sponsorship Packages See also the Sponsors and Supporters page.  If you wish to discuss sponsorship please email golowan@hotmail.co.uk or call 01736 369686 and leave a message if we’re not in.

Here are some photos taken during the 2019 festival and you can see more in our 2019 gallery.

The 2019 elected Mock Mayors were Gulls Allowed!

Photo John Stedman

… and here they are talking to Penzance’s actual Town Mayor

The start of the Mazey Day Civic Parade

Golowan’s very own Golowan Band

Photo John Stedman

Throughout Mazey Day the schools and groups taking part in the parades brought some wonderful structures which reflected the 2019 theme of Golowan Goes Green.

Golowan 2020 is very grateful for the funding and support that it receives from its Lead Partner Penzance Town Council.

To get in touch with Golowan please see our contact details below.

Runner up in the Free Local Event category – 2019 Primary Times Magazine Readers’ Vote Awards.

Nominated for Best Family Event – 2017 What’s on Cornwall Awards.

Proud to be awarded the 2016 WOCA Best Family Event – Golowan Festival

The Barbican, Battery Road, Penzance TR18 4EF

Call us: 01736 369686
Email: golowan@hotmail.co.uk
Trade: golowan-trade@hotmail.com

You can also message us on twitter @golowanfestival and facebook https://www.facebook.com/GolowanFestival/

To contact the ever popular Golowan Band go to: https://golowanband.wordpress.com/  or  http://www.facebook.com/golowanband