Welcome to Helston
Historic market town in the heart of Cornwall, UK
Helston is a special town where impressive heritage meets a modern community and a warm welcome.
A buzzing cultural events calendar and inspiring indoor and outdoor spaces mean there’s oodles of opportunities for fun and enjoyment for families, couples and friends.
Whether you stay for the day or linger longer, we’re here to help you explore and discover more in Helston.
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CAST Events for January
CAST Cornwall’s programme for the new year opens with two great Artist’s Choice film screenings, a wassail event, FREE contemporary dance session sessions for young people aged 16 to 30 and the news of a new light procession to take place…
LOVE HELSTON Photography Competition
ov Helston Town Council is holding a photography competition to create a community calendar for 2022. This initiative is part of Helston’s ‘Welcome Back Fund’ (WBF) programme of events and activities. The WBF is wholly funded by European Regional…
Helston Christmas Shop Window Winner Announced
Despite not having an ofﬁcial Christmas lights switch-on, some Helston businesses have made great efforts to decorate their windows for Christmas and have certainly played their part in helping make the town look festive and welcoming. This is an important part of Christmas but all year round we can appreciate the role of windows in a healthy High Street. This is the fourth…
Helston ‘Kickstarts’ Music this Christmas
Christmas shopping in Helston this December has just got even better! As well as a host of independent local shops and cafes to cater for all your Christmas shopping needs, on Saturday December 11th Kickstart Helson Music…