Latest Festival News

Dates for your diary! The 2016 Sea Salts & Sail Festival will be held on July 8, 9 & 10. See you there.

Latest news ! We have been selected as a finalist in this year’s  Cornwall Community Cashback in The Cornishman.  This means we have a chance to win £500 towards the idea of restoring an old lugger but we all need to vote for our project. 
On Thursday the 5th of February the finalists list will be published in The Cornishman alongside a coupon and a text entry voting system, texts will cost 25p, the coupons will be printed in the paper for three consecutive weeks starting on the 5th of Feb. Please spread the word to all friends of Sea, Salts & Sail to vote for our nomination.

£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!


Our Festival in 2016 will be held on July 8, 9 & 10. More news to follow...