Isle of Wight What’s on

We have a whole separate sister-Website that is dedicated to letting you know what Isle of Wight events you can take part in, or add your own event for *free*.

Events On The WightIt’s bursting at the seams, including events from country fairs to award-winning music festivals, art exhibitions to jumble sales, historical talks and tours to beach cleans and thought-provoking lectures.

In addition to that, below you’ll find the latest features highlighting the upcoming events here on the Island.

Mountbatten Volunteer Open Day: Find out how you can help make a difference

mountbatten volunteer

Volunteering for Mountbatten offers you the chance to develop new skills whilst making a hugely valuable contribution to the Island’s leading end of life care charity. Find out more about the many roles available at this week's Open Day.

Monday, 23rd April, 2018 12:50pm

By Feature Writer

Isle of Wight gets set for the return of All Stars cricket

all stars cricket

It's time to sign your child up to experience cricket for the first time through an eight-week programme delivered across the Island.

Friday, 20th April, 2018 7:27am

By Seb Egerton-Read

50 new jobs opening up at Amey Isle of Wight: Open Day coming soon

amey workers

A whopping 50 new jobs are opening up at Amey on the Isle of Wight soon. Everyone who is interested is invited along to the open day being held on 3 May in Newport. Full details of the range of roles and the event enclosed.

Thursday, 19th April, 2018 6:59pm

By Feature Writer

Record Store Day returns to Ventnor Exchange this Saturday

record store day winning tickets

As well as a chance to find Isle of Wight Festival tickets, there'll be live music, DJs and a music quiz this Record Store Day at Ventnor Exchange.

Thursday, 19th April, 2018 12:43pm

By Jack Whitewood

Isle of Wight Humanists present Jim Al-Khalili on Free Will and Determinism

Jim Al-Khalili OBE

The British scientist, author and broadcaster, Jim Al-Khalili, will be exploring the topics of Free Will and Determinism from a scientific perspective, and talking about his personal journey into Humanism.

Monday, 16th April, 2018 12:58pm

By Feature Writer

Cantobelle sing with the Newchurch Male Voice Choir

cantobelle smiling

A retiring collection that will go to support the One Life Festival, which takes place this summer providing a safe space for adults with learning difficulties to enjoy live music and DJs.

Monday, 16th April, 2018 7:49am

By Bob Cooper

Islanders invited to protest against UK government’s missile strikes in Syria

don't bomb syria

Islanders are invited to attend a gathering in Newport on Monday evening to protest against the missile strikes carried out by the British in Syria.

Sunday, 15th April, 2018 10:40am

By Vix Lowthion with 16 readers' comments

Diabetes group to welcome Diathlete after his one-man marathon

gavin griffiths

All welcome to join the gathering meeting Diathlete, Gavin Griffiths, as he completes one of his 25 marathon length runs on the Isle of Wight on Monday.

Friday, 13th April, 2018 11:42am

By Sally Perry

A musical mixture for Isle of Wight Symphony Orchestra

Max Spiers

Book now for the penultimate concert of Isle of Wight Symphony Orchestra's present season to avoid disappointment.

Thursday, 12th April, 2018 1:21pm

By Tim Isard

Walk the Wight 2018: Sign up now and be part of this unique event

walk the wight medals

Join over 8,000 others of all ages and abilities to take on Walk the Wight challenge with Mountbatten this May. Registration closes soon, so check out the walks and decide which one suits you best and help raise funds for this vital Isle of Wight organisation.

Wednesday, 11th April, 2018 11:46am

By Feature Writer

Calling all Isle of Wight women for second annual photoshoot

appley tower

The group invite all women along to Appley for the second annual photoshoot. They say many women do not see themselves as ‘inspiring’ but the group is about "inspiring others to have confidence and be your authentic selves".

Wednesday, 11th April, 2018 11:37am

By Caroline Diamond with one comment

Isle of Wight Children’s Festival promises a truly unique experience later this week

Mischief and Mystery in Moominvalley

From this Thursday the brilliant Quay Arts Centre in Newport will be transformed into a three-day hub of activity and fun for families with incredible performances, spell binding storytelling, magical experiences, mad games and wicked workshops!

Tuesday, 10th April, 2018 12:11pm

By Feature Writer