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Padstow Obby Oss – 1 May 2024


Padstow May Day festival

Padstow celebrates May Day in a unique way, and the custom that has been carried out by Padstonians over centuries and continues to this day. The exact origins of the tradition is unknown, but our Obby Oss guide sheds some light on the history Padstow ‘Obby Oss’ May Day celebrations

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