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.

The 2019 Royal Isle of Wight County Show has so much to offer for all the family: Book now and save money

girl eating lollypop and pointing

The Royal Isle of Wight County Show is a fantastic showcase the very best of the Island’s rural economy from local food to gardening, craft and outdoor living. If you haven’t been for a few years, you’ll be surprised by how much it’s evolved.

Friday, 19th April, 2019 12:07pm

By Feature Writer

Sunday deadline to sign up for Walk the Wight

walk the wight celebrations

Don't miss the deadline to register for Walk the Wight and receive a pack, walker number and WtW t-shirt.

Thursday, 18th April, 2019 6:00pm

By Matt White

Isle of Wight Pride is back for 2019

IW pride save the date 2019

After it was announced the main Pride event would not happen this year, the new Trustees have now announced it will go ahead. Details within.

Thursday, 18th April, 2019 8:29am

By Andy Newman

Book now for ‘Uzima in our Hands’ benefit concert

uzima in our hands

Go home with a spring in your step and a warm glow in your heart from this benefit concert raising money for orphans in Kenya.

Tuesday, 16th April, 2019 5:52pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight Gothic Circus Festival: Two days and nights of mind bending fun!

magus utopia by bed

This family-run Isle of Wight festival offers two days of fun, with family-friendly circus shows, workshops, live music, mechanical monsters, knights with flaming swords, an over 18s burlesque cabaret show and more! Book now to avoid disappointment.

Tuesday, 16th April, 2019 3:51pm

By Feature Writer

Find out more about courses and opportunities at Isle of Wight College Open Evening

Young people at the college

The Isle of Wight College has a proven track record of excellent success rates so why not head to their latest Open Evening to find out more about the courses and apprenticeships on offer and speak to tutors and career advisers.

Tuesday, 16th April, 2019 12:55pm

By Feature Writer

Household Cavalry to headline Royal Isle of Wight County Show

Household Cavalry

In their debut appearance on the Isle of Wight, The Queen’s ceremonial regiment will be putting on a spectacular mounted display, with lots of pomp and pageantry.

Tuesday, 16th April, 2019 12:11pm

By Catherine Bassindale

Get your dog papped and help raise money for Ability Dogs 4 Young People

Puppy Pawtrait

Pay £25 to have your dog professionally photographed and £5 goes to Isle of Wight charity, Ability Dogs 4 Young People.

Tuesday, 16th April, 2019 10:52am

By Charlotte Brimstone

Jack Up The Weekend postponed for ‘technical reasons’

jack up the weekend

The two concert event is being rescheduled for the autumn when both headline acts will perform on the same night.

Tuesday, 16th April, 2019 9:02am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Head to Bembridge for Easter Coffee Morning and Fayre this Saturday

knitted chickens and eggs by Sven Brandsma on Unsplash

Why not pop along and see what a successful volunteer-run community library looks like on Easter Saturday?

Tuesday, 16th April, 2019 8:26am

By Sally Perry

Register now for family-friendly fun run at Corf Scout Camp

CORF scout camp

There's still time to register for the family-friendly fun run that takes place on Sunday 28th April.

Monday, 15th April, 2019 9:39am

By Becci Heng

Independent Arts SingAbout cash boost

Older people taking part in SingAbout session

The £117,900 grant from The Henry Smith Charity will go towards three years' running costs of the SingAbout project.

Friday, 12th April, 2019 11:54am

By Tracy Mikich with one comment