Come and join us for this year’s Whitegold Festival, now a fixture in St Austell’s calendar.

Saturday September 29

Between 10am – 4pm join us for:

Hands on workshops

Try your hand at throwing a pot, making a rememberence poppy, sculpting or painting with clay in one of our free and family friendly workshops by Jenny Beavan ☆ staff and students of Cornwall College☆ Wheal Martyn China Clay Museum ☆ Paul Jackson ☆ Rose Martin☆ Parasite Ceramics ☆ Peter Ward

PLUS…bake your own pizza and other tasty treats in a traditional Cornish clay oven


Live music, Dance & Street Performance

Pop up street performance and spots on our busking stages from Jumping Out Jazz Band ☆ Sennen Pope ☆ Rosie Crow ☆ Clay Town with SpinDrift and local performers ☆ First Step Dance Studio Cornwall ☆ St Austell Town Band Quintet


Information & interactive exhibitions

Find out more about St Austell’s past, present and future with Cornwall Council St Austell to A30 Link Road Project ☆ Cornwall Wildlife Trusts ☆ Imerys Minerals Ltd ☆ St Austell Brewery ☆Townscape Heritage Initiative ☆ Wheal Martyn China Clay Museum


Craft Stalls & Local Shops

Buy original art from one of our craft stalls with Kerry Coles ☆ Kathleen Cotell ☆ Rebecca English ☆ Deborah Guy ☆ Bernard McManigan ☆ Poalinin & Jezando ☆ Wendy Rose ☆Caroline Wallis
and take advantage of one of the discounts and offers from many local shops (coupons available in the Whitegold Festival Programme).

We’ll publish the details soon of some of the many discounts and special offers you’ll find in the local shops on Festival Day. Pick up a programme on the day for coupons, and look out for this sign in shop windows.