Ventnor Bay-ke off on Ice coming to this year’s Ventnorville

ice skates

Ventnorville returns to this seaside town to get you in the Christmas mood with an ice-rink, baking competition, Christmas market, music, food and more. Put the dates in your diary and see you there!

Wednesday, 19th September, 2018 9:36am

By Janneke Oxley

Join us in Ventnor for the last day of the Isle of Arts Festival

Vintage Fayre

An affordable art fair, a vintage fayre, the arts trail, live music, comedy, kid's workshops and more are on offer in sunny Ventnor today (Monday). Come down and relax for the final day of the 2015 Isle of Arts Festival.

Monday, 4th May, 2015 11:31am

By Janneke Oxley

Don’t miss Chicago Blues with Mud Morganfield tonight

mud morganfield looking blue

Whatever you're planning to do tonight, cancel it and head to Ventnor instead. Mud Morganfield, the son of Muddy Waters, is bringing his band to the Winter Gardens for a night of Chicago Blues.

Sunday, 3rd May, 2015 2:21pm

By Janneke Oxley

The Arts Trail returns to the Isle of Arts Festival

Arts Trail map

There's set to be some truly brilliant art on display in Ventnor over the bank holiday weekend as part of the Isle of Arts Festival. Make sure you check out the Arts Trail and the Great Isle of Wight Paint Off.

Wednesday, 29th April, 2015 9:56pm

By Janneke Oxley

Don’t miss the string spectacular at the Isle of Arts Festival

Massive Violins

If you’re a fan of strings, particularly the Cello, you’re in for a treat later this week as two very special events take place as part of the Isle of Arts Festival.

Tuesday, 28th April, 2015 6:18pm

By Janneke Oxley

Don’t miss this comedy double bill at Isle of Arts Festival next week

Stphen Bailey and Pat Cahill - Isle of Arts

The Isle of Arts Festival is just one week away. How does a night of comedy with Stephen Bailey and Pat Cahill grab you? Book now to avoid disappointment.

Saturday, 25th April, 2015 12:59pm

By Janneke Oxley

Book now for Jazz at the Movies brunch with Joanna Eden

Joanna Eden

The Jazz Brunches at Isle of Arts Festival are always great treat for jazz lovers. This year Joanna Eden will be joined by Chris Ingham Quartet (featuring Alan Barnes). Book now!

Wednesday, 22nd April, 2015 4:20pm

By Janneke Oxley

See ‘Quentin Crisp – Naked Hope’ performed at Isle of Arts Festival

Mark Farrelly as Quentin Crisp

Fresh from its London premiere after an Edinburgh season, Naked Hope shows Quentin both in his beloved Chelsea flat as the 1970s dawned, and in his final years in his adopted New York. Book now to avoid disappointment.

Tuesday, 21st April, 2015 6:56pm

By Janneke Oxley

Don’t miss your chance to see CHAMPS play Ventnor

Champs jumping cropped

If you missed the two free CHAMPS gigs at the weekend as part of Record Store Day, worry not, there's another chance to see them in two weeks time at the Ventnor Winter Gardens.

Monday, 20th April, 2015 4:53pm

By Janneke Oxley with 2 readers' comments

Lady Sings The Blues at Isle of Arts Festival

Val Wiseman

Val Wiseman, accompanied by the cream of British jazz musicians such as Alan Barnes, Digby Fairweather and Roy Williams bring you Lady Sings the Blues at Isle of Arts Festival 2015.

Wednesday, 15th April, 2015 5:52pm

By Janneke Oxley

Mud Morganfield brings Chicago Blues to Isle of Arts Festival

Mud Morganfield:

The eldest son of the undisputed king of the Blues, Muddy Waters, will be bringing his band and his individual style to the Ventnor Winter Gardens in three weeks time. Book your tickets fast to avoid disappointment,

Saturday, 11th April, 2015 1:09pm

By Janneke Oxley

Don’t miss Elio Pace and his band performing The Billy Joel Songbook

Elio Pace as Billy Joel

With a great six-piece band, the hits just keep on coming in this electrifying show. Uptown Girl, Just The Way You Are and My Life as well as fan favourites such as Scenes From An Italian Restaurant, Goodnight Saigon, Piano Man and many more. Book now to avoid disappointment.

Friday, 10th April, 2015 4:49pm

By Janneke Oxley