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Events on the Isle of Wight

Pack your island holiday with fun things to do

The Isle of Wight is one of the UK's most exciting destinations for festivals and events! There's a wide variety of year-round activities and events, including one of the UK's biggest and best known music festivals, the world's oldest sailing regatta, and a food festival dedicated to one of our most famous exports, garlic!

Event Calendar

Mar-Apr 23-14
Easter at Carisbrooke Castle

Easter Adventure Quest at Carisbrooke Castle and Osborne

Join English Heritage for a cracking adventure quest at either Carisbrooke Castle or Osborne this Easter holiday. 

- All day
Mar-Apr 29-12
IW Steam Railway

Great Railway Easter Hunt at IW Steam Railway

Make some amazing, amusing family memories together as you search for the giant eggs hidden around IW Steam Railway and solve the clues to claim your chocolate!

Havenstreet - All day
Apr 6-14
Easter Lego Brick Build at Osborne
Arts, Crafts & Culture

The Big Brick Build at Osborne

Get creative with Osborne's master builders and help bring history to life with LEGO® bricks this Easter!

All Day
Apr 18
Beatles, Bowie & Me - with Nicky Horne

Beatles, Bowie & Me - with Nicky Horne

Veteran broadcaster Nicky Horne - (Boom Radio, Radio 1, Radio 2, Capital Radio, Talk Radio, Virgin, Sky, Channel 4) was uniquely privileged to conduct in-depth and profoundly personal interviews with all four members of The Beatles, and also with the enigma that was David Bowie.  

7:30 - 9:45pm
Apr 20-21
Sandown Sprint

Island Car Centre Sandown Sprint

Isle of Wight Speed Trials Island Car Centre Sandown Sprint is set to return to Culver Parade on the weekend of 20th – 21st April 2024.

Sandown All Day
May 3-6
Spring Buggin' 2024
Arts, Crafts & Culture

Spring Buggin’ – The Camp Out

Join Retro Staycations as they kick-start the season in style with a Wight Buggin'-style camp out over the Early May Bank Holiday weekend, 3-6 May 2024!

Ryde 3pm - 12pm
May 4
IW-Heroes Con 3

IW-Heroes Con 3

IW-Heroes Con returns for its third year, with a comic con style event at Quay Arts on Saturday 4 May. 

Newport All Day
May 4-6

Bouncy Barn at Tapnell Farm Park

Bouncy Barn at Tapnell Farm Park is BACK this early May bank holiday!

All Day
May 4-5

IOW Ultra Challenge

Save with our Isle of Wight Ultra Challenge travel discounts for Vehicle Ferry and foot passenger travel to the event.

Island Wide All Day

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