Entertainment in Penzance

Events in and around Penzance

Every week there are plenty of events to keep you amused happening in the wider Penzance area. So many that we have created a dedicated website in an easy to use format.

Find out whats happening on West Cornwall Events


Cinema & Visual Performance

- Savoy Cinema Penzance (01736 363330)
Causewayhead, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 2SN

The Savoy Cinema, operated by Merlin Cinemas, shows the latest hollywood & independent films. Read More

penzance merlin savoy cinema films

- Minack Theatre (01736 810181)
Porthcurno, Penzance, Cornwall, TR19 6JU

The Minack Theatre is an open-air performance space, constructed into the cliff face. Read more

minack theatre porthcurno information opening

- The Acorn Theatre (01736 365520)
Acorn Arts Centre, Parade Street, Penzance, TR18 4BU

The Acorn Theatre is a independently run venue showcasing music, film, comedy & theatre. Read More


Night Clubs & Live Music Venues

Penzance has a rich and varied night life. The town has two 'proper' night clubs (Sound Night Club & The Barn Club), and a variety of pubs & bars offering live music, most notably The Studio Bar which promises live music every night. Music played in the towns night spots includes Chart, Rock, Dance, Reggae, Acoustic, Hard House, Heavy Metal. Most club nights are promoted on flyers around the town, alternatively you can contact the clubs direct.

For info on some of the areas live bands & performers, please visit the arts & music section.


- The Studio Bar (01736 369724)
40-41 Bread Street, Penzance

Hidden away in Bread Street, The Studio Bar promotes free live entertainment seven nights a week. Read More

Studio bar penzance live music

- Matt's Bar (07546 999118)
Above W. H. Smiths, 96a Market Jew Street, Penzance

Matt's Bar offers live DJ sets every weekend, ranging from reggae to hard house. Free entry.

matts bar penzance nightclub