Golowan Festival

Official Website

The dates for Golowan 2019 are Friday 21 – Sunday 30 June with Mazey & Quay Fair Days on  Saturday 29 & Sunday 30 June.

Road closures will be in place during the festival, please follow this link to see the Cornwall Council Approved Temporary Prohibition of Vehicular Traffic Order 2019 Golowan Festival Road Closure Order
Big thanks to all those people who have offered to volunteer for Golowan but we need more!
You might want to steward a parade, meet and greet people, give out water to children in the parades – there are lots of ways you can help!
So do please get in touch if you’re interested – see our volunteers’ page and why not come along to our Volunteer Sign Up Session at Exchange Cafe, Princes St, Penzance, this Sat 15th, 11 am – 1 pm to meet us and find out more?

The 2019 festival theme is Golowan Goes Green! denoting that we will be taking further steps to make the festival environmentally friendly and sustainable.

The Golowan Programme brochure is now out and about and available here:  2019 Golowan Festival Programme

Photo John Stedman

Golowan is very grateful for the funding and support that it receives from Penzance Town Council

Golowan is pleased once again to have Truro & Penwith College as its 2019 Headline Sponsor.

We are also grateful to the Arts Council England and the National Lottery Community Fund for their funding awards to support Golowan 2019.

A big thank you to HeadStart Kernow – Sponsoring Golowan Festival 2019

Book Penzance/PDTA sponsoring Golowan Festival 2019

We are also grateful for funding from FEAST
Thank you also for the kind support of Mr Hugh Scantlebury, Headland Printers, Archie Browns, Penzance Folk Club and Humphry Davy School.
The application form for pitches at the 2019 markets is now available here  pdf 2019 Golowan Festival Stalls Application  and on the Markets Page or please email golowan-trade@hotmail.com requesting the form.

To get in touch please see our contact details at the bottom.

Photo John Stedman, 2018
Penzance Ballet School – Photo John Stedman

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

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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