Creative Kernow, based at Krowji, is the umbrella organisation for the following nine projects. Together we support the production, promotion and distribution of work by creative practitioners in Cornwall because we believe in creativity's transformative power and want more people to benefit from it.
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The BIG LittleFest Day Out



LittleFest started life in 2014 as a self-contained programme for children and young people within the programme for the Penzance Literary Festival.

In 2015, LittleFest is thrilled to be hosting The BIG LittleFest Day Out in Penlee Park Open Air Theatre and Penlee Coach House. Join us for a fun-packed day out for all the family on Saturday 11th July.


Cool dino moves with best selling children’s author Ian Whybrow

Action packed adventures in the steampunk world of Victorian London with author Andrew Beasley

Journeys into the realm of myth and monsters with award winning poets Abigail Parry and Jon Stone from The Emma Press

‘Grim Rhymes’ storytime with Penryn Press

PLUS … Pop up poetry and storytelling, bouncy castle, face paining and more…!

The BIG LittleFest Day Out is amazing value – just £2 children/ £1 accompanying adult gives you all-day entry. However, spaces for individual author events are limited! If you would like to attend any of the author events, please reserve your places in advance to avoid disappointment on the day. Tickets are available from

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

LittleFest events are designed to inspire a love reading, spark imaginations and fire young minds.

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