Sponsorship & Event Support

We are proud to sponsor and support a diverse range of events and festivals held on the Isle of Wight each year as well as a number of community initiatives such as Quay Arts, Wight in Bloom and Isle of Wight Day. Our support amounts to over £750k per annum. How to apply.

Isle of Wight Festival

Since 2002, we have provided significant travel support for the production of the festival and discounted travel for concessions and artists. We are also an official ticket agent.

Bestival

We provided significant travel support for the production of the festival and discounted travel for catering concessions and artists from 2004 to 2016.

Ventnor Fringe

We provide travel and marketing support to our friends at Ventnor Fringe.

V-Dub Island

We provide travel and marketing support and sell lots of tickets.

Jack Up the 80's

We provide travel and marketing support and sell lots of tickets to fans of the 80's.

Rhythm Tree Festival

We provide travel support for this small world music festival.

Newport Isle of Wight Jazz Weekend

We provide travel and marketing support for the Jazz Weekend.

Wight in Bloom

Since 2012, Red Funnel has been the title sponsor of this Isle of Wight gardening competition.

Quay Arts

We have provided long-standing travel support to Quay Arts which helps them provide a rich and diverse arts, crafts and music programme.

Cowes Week Regatta & Cowes Fireworks Display

We are a long-standing official supplier to Cowes Week, the annual sailing regatta held in Cowes every August. We also sponsor the Cowes Fireworks display which is always held on the final

La Solitaire du Figaro

We were a principle sponsor of the Cowes leg of the 2016 La Solitaire du Figaro yacht race.

Highland Gathering & Country Fayre

We provide travel support to this charitable summer event held at Northwood House.

Isle of Wight Walking Festival

We have sponsored the Isle of Wight Walking Festival since its inception.

Isle of Wight Literary Festival

We provide a mixed package of sponsorship, travel and marketing support and also sell tickets.

Isle of Wight Day

We were proud to sponsor the inaugural Isle of Wight Day in 2016 which was celebrated across the Island.

Isle of Wight Garlic Festival

We provide travel support and also sell official tickets.

Red Funnel Night Rider & Night Runner Events

We are title sponsor of the Night Rider mountain bike and Night Runner charity events which seek to raise funds for the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust.

Isle of Wight Challenge

The event raises funds for a range of charitable causes and we provide travel support to event particpants.

Wolverton Manor Garden Fair

We have provided travel support for many years for this event which is held annually at Wolverton Manor.

Cowes Christmas Festival

The Cowes Christmas Festival and Cowes Food Shows are funded and managed by Red Funnel.