For Agile on the Beach 2018 we will have 3 evening social gatherings alongside the 2 days of conference sessions.

All delegates are welcome to our pre-conference Pasty and Quiz night, and our Thursday evening beach party on Gyllyngvase Beach.

Tickets for the Retrospective on Friday evening will be sold separately

If you would like to sponsor one of our social evenings please contact Claire at

Social Events 2018


PRE-CONFERENCE GATHERING – Wednesday 11th July 7-10pm

Pasty and Quiz Night Sponsored by headforwards

AMATA Roof Terrace

On Wednesday evening delegates are invited to join our pre-conferencce Quiz and Pasty evening sponsored by Headforwards.  A casual social gathering before the conference we will have local hot pasties, and headforwards will be serving their new beer, ‘DevHops’, there will also be a cash bar.  Courtesty Traditional Meat, Vegetable and Gluten Free pasties will be available.

Entry to the pre conference gathering for all speakers, sponsors and delegates is free if attending the Agile on the Beach conference.

BEACH PARTY, Gyllyngvase Beach – Thursday 12th July, 7-11pm

The Agile on the Beach Party is held on Gyllyngvase Beach, Cliff Road, Falmouth TR11 4PA.

The party will be hosted in a fabulous stretch marquee pitched on the beach with music, food served on arrival and a cash bar.  Entry is included to the Beach party for all speakers, sponsors and delegates attending the Agile on the Beach conference. Additional tickets are available to purchase on request but are limited.

All delegates are invited to the Thursday evening ‘Beach Party’, these do not need pre-booking. If you would like to bring a partner to the beach party you can purchase a ticket for them. Just send an email to with the subject line “AOTB18 Additional Beach Party Guest”.

A BBQ is served on the Thursday evening at the Beach Party, along with local icecream for dessert.  There is a cash bar on the beach.

Complementary Bus – Thursday 12th  evening – Beach shuttle from bus stop: 18.45 and every 15 minutes, final bus at 20:00  Returning shuttles from 21:30-23:00


RETROSPECTIVE BOAT TRIP  Friday 13th July, 7-9pm

Tickets for our Retrospective Boat Trip on the Friday evening are additional.  You can purchase your ticket when booking your conference tickets, or add it on later.  Please note places are limited on the boat, although we do have a bigger boat this year for 120 passengers!

The boat will depart from the Prince of Wales Pier in Falmouth at 7pm sharp.  Drinks and a Buffet will be served onboard and a cash bar will be available too.  The boat trip route will depend on sea conditions, last year we headed down the coast to the Helford estuary and up the river before heading back to Falmouth Harbour.  Please do wear a coat and extra layer, the boat will return to the Prince of Wales Pier at 9pm.  Bus transport will be provided from campus to the pier and back, timing to be confirmed.

The boat leaves Prince of Wales Pier at 19:00 returning 21:00. Travel arrangements to be confirmed. (additional ticket must be purchased).

A buffet will be served on the Retrospective Boat Trip, there will be a cash bar on board.

The boat party is now fully booked.  We do have a waiting list for tickets. To add a name to this list please email the subject line “AOTB18 Boat Party Waiting List”.