The Mayor of St Austell will officially launch Whitegold 2018 followed by an Artist’s talk with Rosanna Martin, Artist in residence at Eden Project. 

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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 an original piece of ceramic 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).