Porthleven Food & Music Festival, now in its tenth year, is a well-established event on the festival calendar. The Festival brings around 30,000 people together in and around the stunning harbour port of Porthleven with national and international chef's theatre, food stalls, street food, music day and night and entertainment for all.

Whats On Featured Post

Chefs’ Theatre presented by Proper Job

Porthleven attracts the best talent from the South West and beyond. Check out this years…
Whats On Featured Post

Book now for our After Dark Parties

This year we've pulled out the stops to bring Festival favourites from near and far…
Whats On Featured Post

Family Field

As always we’re a family festival and there’s lots going on to keep the young…
Whats On Featured Post

Literary & Acoustic

The Food Festival has so much to offer! Here's all the other happenings in and…
Whats On Featured Post

Lime Kiln

Browse the many food offerings at the festival to find your favourite. There will be…
Whats On Featured Post

Local Businesses

Porthleven Food Festival has always been a community event, and this year we are going…

Come and stay for the weekend on our festival campsites

Fully equipped campsite 5 min walk from the event!

Book Now

Festival News


Open from 10am on Friday

Join us from 10am on Friday for food, music and more. Ditch the supermarket and…
Plastic Bottle Ship (c) Surfers Against Sewage

Ten plastic-free happenings

This year our Food Festival theme is Anti Plastic. Fantastic! That means we’re committing to…

Pop up supper at Origin Coffee, Harbour Head

Experience a 6-course taster menu packed with inspiring and innovative, entirely plant-based dishes crafted by…
Brown Willy still
Brown Willy screening with director & actor Q&A
Cape Cornwall Singers
Music at The Atlantic
The Explorer's Daughter
Chefs News
Reading List

2018 Map

Key Partners

Event Supporters