Se. Do. Enjoy. When it comes to activities, events and festivals, the Island has a year-round calendar with something for everyone.
From world famous festivals, including the Isle of Wight Festival, to some of the biggest sailing, cycling and walking regattas, races and strolls, events celebrating history and culture, car rallies and food fests, visitors to the Isle of Wight are properly spoilt for choice.
In fact, with so much going on, you’re sure to find the events that match your interests. And with more ferries, on more routes going more often, we’re your link to making the most of all the Island events this year. So what are you waiting for? Book your trip today.find events
27 September – 2 November 2019
Robin Hill’s electric woods will host a spectacle of themed light, colour, sound and entertainment, inspired by the Hindu festival of Diwali.
19 October – 2 November 2019
Prepare to be horrified as you discover the hidden secrets of Blackgang Chine’s latest event, Terror Island.
25 – 29 October 2019
Returning for the sixth year to Ryde, Harp on Wight is back and better than ever with a plethora of harpists from all over the world.
Thinking of travelling with Wightlink? If you want to be sure you’re getting the best available price, book your crossing to and from the Isle of Wight direct with Wightlink. We offer a great range of discounts and offers across the island, including attractions, events and even places to eat!see discounts
Jack Up Christmas is an exciting new spin off event with a festival happy, feel-good party vibe from the organisers of the hugely successful Jack Up The Summer Festival.
POLAR – an enchanting winter wonderland with all the festivities you could dream of – comes to Robin Hill for the first ever time this December!
Get into the festive spirit this winter at Osborne’s Victorian Christmas – one of the most popular winter events on the Isle of Wight.
Want to stay a little longer? Whether you’re planning a short break or a family holiday, coming over for a festival or just looking for a place where there’s room to breathe, you’ll find the perfect accommodation on the Isle of Wight. And what’s more, with so much on offer, there’s something to suit your style and your budget.
Here we reveal how to make the most of any trip to the Isle of Wight, with hints and tips, reviews and listings for what to do, where to stay and what to eat on our wonderful Island. We’ll keep you updated on the real Isle of Wight as well as featuring guest blogs. Have a look around and get inspired!
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We’ve created the Wightlink Explorer, a great way to find the best events on the Isle of Wight. Our easy-to-use tool will help you discover everything from music festivals to county shows.Wightlink Explorer
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