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Platinum Jubilee IW Events

We've listed all the Platinum Jubilee Events taking place on the IOW that we know about, take advantage and get involved in this celebration.

The Isle of Wight Council is not responsible for any of the events listed on this web page.

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Arreton

Event: Children's Jubilee Tea

Party

Date: 4 June 2022

Time: 10am to 4pm

Location: Arreton Barns

Entry Price: Free of Charge

Details: Aspire Ryde are holding a children’s tea party at 2pm in Arreton Barns. They are open at 10am to 4pm live music, children’s disco, children’s activities, stall holders fun and games all day. Competition for the best queens crown, bring yours along to enter.

Bembridge

Event: BHYC Platinum Jubilee Regatta

Date: 3 June 2022

Time: 2pm

Location: Bembridge Harbour

 

Event: SCOW Parade

Date: 4 June 2022

Time: 3pm

Location: Bembridge Harbour

 

Event: Street Fair

Date: 2 June 2022

Time: 12pm to 4pm

Location: Bembridge High Street

Details: Over 60 Stalls with food, antiques, crafts, Jewellery and plants. 

Entertainment provided will be:

  • A wild west show,
  • David Randni, featuring a street magician,
  • fire act,
  • superheros for the selfies with the kids,
  • Irish dancers
  • and much, much more.
  • Free park and ride from Steyne Park, PO35 5UN

 

Event: Flower Festival “Happy & Glorious”

Event Organisers: Bembridge Holy Trinity Church

Date: 2 June 2022 to 6 June 2022

Time: 10am to 5pm

Location: Bembridge Holy Trinity Church

Details: A flower Festival to celebrate the Queens Platinum Jubilee.

 

Event: Island Concert Band

Date: 3 June 2022

Time: 7.30pm

Venue: Bembridge Methodist Hall

Entry Price: Free entry but donations welcome.

 

Event: Family fun, beach games and treasure hunt

Date: 4 June 2022

Time: 10am to 12 noon

Venue: Bembridge Point Beach by Bembridge Sailing Club

Details:

  • Treasure hunt 10am to 11am, Bembridge Sailing Club.
  • Beach games 11am to 12 noon, Point Beach by Bembridge Sailing Club.

 

Event: Jamboree

Date: 5 June 2022

Time: 12 noon to 3pm

Venue: Steyne Park

 

Event: Open garden

Date: 3 June 2022

Time: 12 noon to 4pm

Venue: Tyne Hall, Love Lane

Entry Price: Free entry

Details: Bring picnics if you wish. Dogs must be on leads. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Limited parking for elderly or infirm only, other parking in Trelawny Way and Tyne Walk.

 

Event: Bembridge Village Band concert

Date: 5 June 2022

Time: 3pm

Venue: Bembridge Village Hall

 

Event: Arts and crafts fair

Date: 2 June 2022

Time: 10am to 4pm

Venue: Bembridge Village Hall

Details: Including Jubilee montage by the Bembridge Art Society.

 

Event: Heritage Centre Exhibition

Date: 3 June 2022

Time: 10am to 4pm

Venue: Bembridge Weavers Yard, Lane End

Details: Discover the history of the village. Enjoy archive displays, share memories and explore the database. Follow directions for a local history walk and quiz. Refreshments available.

Brading

Event: Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebration Day

Date: 5 June 2022

Time: 2pm to 6pm

Venue: Brading Football Club

Details: Picnic and entertainment including:

  • Games,
  • bouncy castle,
  • Jubilee cake and crown competition,
  • fancy-dress.

Chale

Event: Beacon Lighting

Date: 2 June 2022

Time: 9.45pm

Venue: The Pepperpot

 

Event: Jubilee celebration service

Date: 4 June 2022

Time: 11.00am

Venue: Chale church

 

Cowes

Event: Jubilee Exhibition

Date: 28 May to 11 June 2022

Time: 10am to 4pm daily. Except Monday mornings and all day Thursdays.

Venue: Beckford Centre

Details: Exhibition will showcase the Queen's official visits to the Island.

 

Event: Beacon lighting

Date: 2 June 2022

Time: 9.45pm

Venue: Cowes Esplanade - The Parade and bandstand

Details: Entertainment includes:

  • 7pm Medina Community Choir on the bandstand,
  • 8pm Mike Christie (singer) on the bandstand
  • 9.35pm Piper, Malcom McGregor will play "Diu Regnare" from the bandstand,
  • 9.40pm Bugler, Daryll Pitcher, will perform a unique bugle call, entitled 'Majesty' from the bandstand,
  • 9.45pm Beacon lighting by Col. Carron Snagge, on The Parade opposite the bandstand,
  • 10.15pm End of ceremony. 

 

Event: Queen's Jubilee Family Workshop

Date: 1 June 2022

Time: 10am to 12 noon

Venue: Cowes Library

Details: A jubilee celebration for families to create a combined poem surrounded by artwork. To celebrate all that is unique and wonderful about the Island.

 

Event: Children's Jubilee Crafts

Date: 4 June 2022

Time: 10am to 12 noon

Venue: Cowes Library

Details: Children's jubilee-themed craft session.

 

Event: Solent Platinum Jubilee Celebration

Date: 6 August 2022

Time: 8am to 7pm

Venue: Solent, Cowes Harbour, Osborne Bay

Details: The celebration will include:

  • A Fleet Review of all boats moored in Cowes Moorings.
  • Youth elements off The Green and in the Shrape area.
  • RIBs off Norris Castle, yachts and motorboats anchored in Osborne Bay together with J70 and Sonar racing over Peel Bank.
  • A fly past by the Royal Air Squadron.
  • A party/music event at Cowes Yacht Haven in the afternoon and into the early evening.

Culver

Event: Beacon Lighting

Date: 2 June 2022

Time: 9.45pm

Venue: Culver Down

East Cowes

Event: Picnic in the Park

Date: 5 June 2022

Time: 12 noon to 6pm

Venue: Jubilee Recreation Ground

Details: Live music and entertainment. Bring your own picnic.

 

Event: Jubilee Market

Date: 4 June 2022

Time: 11.30am to 3pm

Venue: East Cowes Esplanade

Details: Activities include a range of competitions, tug o' war, rounders etc. 

 

Event: Service of Thanksgiving

Date: 3 June 2022

Time: 10am

Venue: East Cowes Town Hall

Details: Watch the service of thanksgiving at the town hall.

 

Event: 1940's Tea Dance

Date: 3 June 2022

Time: 3.30pm 

Venue: East Cowes Town Hall

Details: A tea dance to celebrate the Jubilee. 

 

Event: Trooping the Colour

Date: 2 June 2022

Time: 10.30am

Venue: East Cowes Town Hall

Details: Watch Trooping the Colour at the town hall. Lighting of beacon on the Esplanade at 9.45pm.

Freshwater

Event: Freshwater Jubilee Celebrations and Fete

Date: 3 June 2022

Time: 11am to 8pm

Venue: Jubilee Field

Details: The fete will include:

  • Music,
  • stalls,
  • entertainments,
  • food stall and bar,
  • Medina Marching Band.

Godshill

Event: Family Day

Date: 5 June 2022

Time: 12.30pm onwards

Venue: Godshill Central Mead

Details: Entertainment includes:

  • 12.30pm Fireworks to open and hobby horse racing.
  • 1.30pm Company B performing.
  • 2.30pm Crown competition and parade.
  • 4.30pm Hush silent disco.
  • Please bring your own chair/blanket and picnic. Tea/coffee and cakes will be available.  

Gurnard

Event: Village Jubilee Fete

Date: 5 June 2022

Time: 11am to 4.30pm

Venue: Gurnard Old School Meadow

Details: Entertainment includes:

  • Bouncy castle,
  • stalls,
  • live music,
  • dog show,
  • fun races.   

Mottistone

Event: Jubilee Picnic on the Lawn

Date: 2 June 2022

Time: 10.30am to 5pm

Venue: Mottistone Gardens

Entry Price:  The event is free but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

Details: Bring a picnic.

Needles

Event: Beacon Lighting

Date: 2 June 2022

Time: 9.45pm

Venue: Needles Battery

Newport

Event: Jubilee Celebrations

Date: 4 June 2022

Time: 10am to 6pm

Venue: Newport

Details: Entertainment includes:

  • Grand parade at 3pm from Recreation Ground Road to Newport Quay.
  • Live music and big screen in St James Square.
  • Entertainment and performers.
  • Market in St Thomas Square.

Niton

Event: Platinum Jubilee Fair

Date: 2 June 2022

Time: 3pm to 9.30pm

Venue: Niton FC playing field

Details: Entertainment will include:

  • Activities,
  • stalls,
  • music. 

Northwood

Event: Jubilee Picnic in the Park

Date: 5 June 2022

Time: 12 noon to 5pm

Venue: Northwood House and Park

Details: A fun and free community event for all. Entertainment will include:

  • Live music,
  • kids arena,
  • fun dog show,
  • stalls,
  • licensed bar.

Ryde

Event: Beacon Lighting

Date: 2 June 2022

Time: 9.45pm

Venue: Ryde Harbour

 

Event: Jubilee Celebrations

Date: 4 June 2022

Time: 10.30am to 3.30pm

Venue: Ryde

Details:

  • ‘Elizabeth in Wonderland’ – Roaming Theatre. A specially adapted performance where the Queen comes to tea! See if you can spot them around the town.
  • ‘Back to the Future – The next Generation’. Community dance performances taking us through the last 70 years, with a skateboard display too. Scheduled in Co-Op Square.
  • ‘Cheeky Monkey’. One half of the very popular duo comes to Ryde to showcase his circus skills. Co-Op Square 2pm, and finale in the High Street 3.15pm
  • Flag Making – Join the New Carnival Company at their base in 13b Union Road, to make your Jubilee Flags. 11am -3pm
  • ‘Art in the Garden’ – Arts and Crafts market at St Thomas Rest Garden.
  • ‘Community Mural’. Riboleau Street studio artists will be waiting for you at Minghella Square so you can input into the design of a community mural. Help them identify textures, silhouettes and shapes, which will then be incorporated into the final works later in the month.
  • Finale – Head to the High Street at 3pm, bring your flags and Jubilee dress ready to dance in the streets and enjoy Vectis Brass Band.

 

Event: Family Beach Party

Date: 4 June 2022

Time: 1pm to 4pm

Venue: Appley Beach

Details: A family beach party with entertainment and sandcastle competition.

Sandown

Event: Parish Picnic in the Park

Date: 5 June 2022

Time: 12 noon to 4.30pm

Venue: Venner Avenue Park

Details: Entertainment to include:

  • Bubble Football,                                                                                                                                                              
  • magic Show with David Randini,                                                                                                                                 
  • bouncy castle and slide,                                                                                                                                               
  • Tea and Biscuit Boys,                                                                                                                                                     
  • family fun races,                                                                                                                                                             
  • create a crown competition,                                                                                                                                                             
  • best dressed house,                                                                                                                                                       
  • Commonwealth costume competition.

Shalfleet

Event: Jubilee Celebrations

Date: 5 June 2022

Time: 3pm to 5pm

Venue: Shalfleet Village Hall and Field

Details: Entertainment includes:

  • Traditional tea in marquee,
  • live music,
  • quiz,
  • magician and treasure hunt,
  • raffle.

St Helens

Event: Movies on the Green and Beacon Lighting

Date: 2 June 2022

Details:

  • Movies on the Green - Mamma Mia. Fancy dress is optional.
  • Lighting of the beacon - St Helens cricket pitch.

 

Event: Goose Island Games

Date: 3 June 2022

Time: 2pm to 5pm

Venue: St Helens Village Green

Details: Entertainment includes:

  • Treasure hunt,
  • tug O war challenge,
  • bouncy castle,
  • coconut shy,
  • creative crafts,
  • much more...

 

Event: Jubilee Village Fair and Picnic on the Green 

Date: 5 June 2022

Time: 12 noon to 3pm

Venue: St Helens Green

Details:  Entertainment includes:

  • 9am to 12noon - car boot sale.
  • 10am to 1pm - St Helens Jubilee Village Fair.
  • 2pm to 4pm Picnic on the Green.
  • Village Celebrations in St Helens Community Centre.
  • 4pm-to 4.30pm - A blessing of the Queen and the village.

Tennyson Down

Event: Beacon lighting

Date: 2 June 2022

Time: 9.45pm

Venue: Tennyson Down

Totland

Event: Jubilee Brunch with Pimms and Hymns

Date: 5 June 2022

Time: 11am

Venue: Totland Christ Church

Wellow

Event: Beacon lighting

Date: 2 June 2022

Time: 9.45pm

Venue: Wellow Millennium Green

Whitwell

Event: Jubilee Celebrations including traditional street party

Date: 3 June 2022

Time: From 12.30pm

Venue: Whitwell

Details: Whitwell will be celebrating with a variety of exciting events, competitions, live entertainment, street party and much more.

Yarmouth

Event: Official Jubilee Celebration

Date: 2 June 2022

Time: 2pm

Venue: Outside the town hall

Details: The Proclamation to be read out by the town crier.

Event: Beacon lighting

Date: 2 June 2022

Time: 9.45pm

Venue: Yarmouth Green

Details: Medina Marching Band will play the National Anthem.