Events


Old Christmas and Wassail
January 6th 2019

Guizing and Wassailing on the harbour side, outside the Museum of Witchcraft and Magic. All are welcome to this free event, celebrating some of the traditional Cornish folk-traditions of Midwinter, with Merv and Alison Davey, Alex Langstone and a host of guizers, mast-beasts and musicians.





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From Granite to Sea talks

"The Folklore of Bodmin Moor and East Cornwall"

June 2nd Museum of Witchcraft and Magic Library, Boscastle, see link below for a report on the talk at the Museum of Witchcraft & Magic.

Photo courtesy of Peter Hewitt

http://museumofwitchcraftandmagic.co.uk/news/alex-langstones-talk-about-cornish-folkore/

July 7th Crafty Otter Cafe, Otterham Station, Camelford
August 15th Bodmin Pagan Moot, Hole in the Wall, Bodmin
August 25th. Museum of Witchcraft & Magic Library, Boscastle
September 12th, Perranzabuloe Old Cornwall Society, Memorial Hall, Perranporth









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Old Christmas and Wassail
January 6th 2018


Guizing and Wassailing on the harbour side, outside the Museum of Witchcraft and Magic. All are welcome to this free event, celebrating some of the traditional Cornish folk-traditions of Midwinter. The event will kick off with two free talks in The Museum of Witchcraft and Magic. Simon Reed will talk about Guize Traditions, and Alex Langstone will speak on Midwinter Traditions of Eastern Cornwall.





View the January 2017 event below


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Lowender Peran 5th November 2017

Lien Gwerin a Gernow at the Cornish Cultural Expo, Newquay
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Sunday 6th November 2016

We will be at the Lowender Peran Cultural Expo with the Cornish Folklore - Lien Gwerin a Gernow stand. Come and see us on Sunday 6th November 2016 at the Atlantic Hotel, Newquay between 11am and 4pm, where you can find out  about the folklore of Cornwall. We will be in the Ballroom. Check it out here on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/1702774416710686/

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Previous events

Monday, 18th April 2016.  
St Columb Old Cornwall Society  


The Folklore of Cornish Holy Wells. 
Illustrated talk by Alex Langstone 
 St Columb Major bowling club 7.30pm
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Nice little review of the West Country Folklore Symposium on the Museum of Witchcraft's blog here
Picture courtesy of the Museum of Witchcraft. 

 Above: Bodmin Moor Folklore Day.
Sunday, 22 June 2014


Above:  Bodmin Holy Wells walk
Sunday, 13 April 2014