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2016 Festival - 8 -10 July Plans are already being made for next year's festival. We hope this will be our most exciting and successful yet - keeping your old favourites but adding in some new events too! More local foods and music and we hope to have more visiting boats for you to see racing in the bay. Put the dates into your diary now!

£6,000 donated to local charities!

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After a very successful 2014, the festival committee are very pleased to announce to have made donations totalling £6,000 to the following local groups and charities.

Mousehole Rowing Club, Sheffield & District WI, Mousehole Harbour Lights, Solomon Browne Memorial Hall, Mousehole Methodist Women’s Club, Mousehole Male Voice Choir Ladies Committee, Friends of Mousehole School, CRY, Mousehole Fireworks Fund, Mousehole Carnival, Cornish Maritime Trust, Surf Action, Mousehole Methodist Chapel, Mousehole Archive Society, Mounts Bay Lugger Association, St Ives Jumbo Lugger Association.

Gail Angove, Chair of the Committee said, “We would like to say a huge thanks to all the volunteers, supporters and visitors to the festival which made it such a great event. This three-day event is run totally by volunteers made up from many local groups from the community without who nothing would happen. This is why we are so pleased this year to make donations to so many of these groups. Here’s to 2016 !”

Contact Us...

If you would like more information you can email

You can drop us a line at 'Springfield' Mousehole Lane, Mousehole, Cornwall TR19 6TS.

A Taste of Sea Salts and Sail

To give you the flavour of our festival here is a short video shot over previous years. Here's hoping the weather this year is as good as the shots you will see here!


Boat Owners wishing to visit us in 2016 can register with us here.