Gigs in 2015

Samba Celtica play at a wide variety of events in Cornwall and the South West (and further afield): from carnivals, parades and festivals to parties, weddings and club nights. If you’d like to enquire about having our fabulous samba band at your event please see the hire us page for some more info - look forward to hearing from you!

  • Porthleven Food & Music Festival

    Sat 25th Apr 2015

    We are looking forward to being part of this brilliant 3-day festival again, playing on the Saturday.  You can see us at 11:30am on the Salt Cellar Stage, and (weather permitting) at 1pm by the Clock Tower..  You can find out more at

  • Flora Day Eve

    Thu 7th May 2015

    We will be busking in the streets of Helston again on the evening before Flora Day. You can find us by the Guildhall at 7:30pm.  Or go live to the Flora Day webcam at - you should be able to see and hear us when the camera is turned to the front and side of the Guildhall.

  • Mazey Day

    Sat 27th Jun 2015

    Mazey Day is part of the Golowan Festival in Penzance and always a busy day with several parades, lots of floats and bands, a street market and a party atmosphere everywhere.  We will let you know where to see us when our timings have been confirmed.

  • Padstow Carnival

    Sat 1st Aug 2015

    Padstow Carnival has become a regular event for us, playing in the parade and then by the harbour.  The parade starts at 7pm.

  • Wadebridge Carnival

    Sat 8th Aug 2015

    We really enjoyed this carnival last year - one of the biggest we have played for a while - so are very pleased to be asked back.  It is well worth a visit.  The parade starts at 7pm.

  • Mousehole Carnival

    Fri 14th Aug 2015

    This is a new one for us and we are looking forward to playing in Mousehole Carnival.  The parade starts at 5:30pm.  If you don't know Mousehole come early to find parking in this lovely little harbour village :)

  • Camelford Sausage/Beer Festival

    Sat 29th Aug 2015

    Originally billed as a sausage festival this might now be a beer festival!  Whatever - there is food, drink and music planned so we will be there to play!

  • Private Party

    Fri 30th Oct 2015
  • Truro City of Lights Parade

    Wed 18th Nov 2015
  • Helston Christmas Lights Switch On

    Fri 27th Nov 2015
  • Padstow Christmas Festival

    Sun 6th Dec 2015
  • Christmas Party at RNAS Culdrose

    Fri 11th Dec 2015
  • New Year's Eve in St Ives

    Thu 31st Dec 2015