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Helston Flora Day – 7 May 2022

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An ancient festival of dancing (Helston Flora Dance)

This ancient festival is usually held on 8th May, this year is on Saturday 7th May. A spring festival to celebrate the end of winter and mark the arrival of the new vitality and fertility with the trees and flowers bursting into life. The houses and shops of the town are decorated with greenery and floral arrangements to express the spirit of renewal.

Throughout the day there are many dances and traditionally went through peoples houses.