Events

All Events in August 2018


  • Guided Tours of the Needles Old Battery

    Wed 25 Jul 2018 1100 - Wed 29 Aug 2018 1400

    The Needles Old Battery
    West High Down
    Alum Bay
    Isle of Wight
    PO39 0JH
    (SZ 295 849)

    Every Weds 25 July – 29 Aug 11am-2pm
    Every Wednesday throughout the summer you can discover the history of the Needles Old Battery

  • 50 things to do before you're 11 3/4 at the Needles Battery

    Wed 25 Jul 2018 1100 - Wed 29 Aug 2018 1400

    The Needles Old Battery
    West High Down
    Alum Bay
    Isle of Wight
    PO39 0JH
    (SZ 295 849)

    Every Thurs 26 July – 30 Aug 11am-2pm
    Every Thursday this summer, come and join in some summer fun activities and tick off some of your 50 things

  • Wonders of the Windmill

    Wed 1 Aug 2018 1030 - Fri 31 Aug 2018 1700

    Bembridge Windmill
    High Street/Mill Lane
    Bembridge
    PO35 5SQ
    (SZ 639 875)

    Explore the wonders of the Windmill with our discovery trail

  • Hebridean Hobby Sticks

    Wed 1 Aug 2018 1400 - Wed 29 Aug 2018 1600

    Bembridge Windmill
    High Street/Mill Lane
    Bembridge
    PO35 5SQ
    (SZ 639 875)

    Take inspiration from our sheep, and tick off no.18 on your list of 50 things to do before you’re 11

  • 50 things to do before you're 11 3/4 at Newtown National Nature Reserve

    Fri 3 Aug 2018 1100 - Fri 31 Aug 2018 1500

    Newtown Nature Reserve Visitor Point
    Town Lane
    Newtown
    Isle of Wight
    PO30 4PA
    (SZ 423 906)

    Newtown is full of wildlife which means it’s a great place tick off some of your 50 things list

  • Circus Skills Workshops

    Tue 7 Aug 2018 1000 - Sun 19 Aug 2018 1600

    The Depozitory, Ryde

    Circus Skills workshops (Juggling, Chinese Flags, POI, Ribbon Twirling and Stilt Walking) for over 11s who want to perform in their group performance in this year's Main and Illuminated Carnivals in Ryde.

  • Exhibition: Island Scenes

    Tue 14 Aug 2018 1030 - Mon 27 Aug 2018 1700

    Newtown Old Town Hall
    Newtown
    near Shalfleet
    Isle of Wight
    PO30 4PA
    (SZ 423 906)

    An exhibition of paintings featuring Isle of Wight themes by local artist Mary Golding

  • Guided Fossil Walk by Dinosaur Isle - Shanklin

    Fri 17 Aug 2018 1000 - Fri 17 Aug 2018 1200

    Shanklin beach

    A guided fossil walk by Dinosaur Isle at Shanklin beach.

  • Guided Fossil Walk by Dinosaur Isle – Yaverland

    Fri 17 Aug 2018 1030 - Fri 17 Aug 2018 1230

    Yaverland beach

    A guided fossil walk by Dinosaur Isle along the picturesque beach at Yaverland.

  • Free Arts Workshop: Drumming and Percussion (All Ages)

    Fri 17 Aug 2018 1200 - Fri 17 Aug 2018 1900

    Northwood House, Ward Avenue, Cowes, Isle of Wight PO31 8AZ

    A joyous selection of free drumming workshops, including samba and STOMP-style!

  • Isle of Wight Garlic Festival 2018

    Isle of Wight Garlic Festival 2018

    Sat 18 Aug 2018 - Sun 19 Aug 2018

    Garlic Festival Site, Newchurch

    The Island's biggest summer show featuring a packed schedule of stage and arena events, over 300 commercial stalls, fairground rides, vintage vehicles, edible treats to die for and a selection of chart-topping acts.

  • Crematorium Open Day

    Sat 18 Aug 2018 1000 - Sat 18 Aug 2018 1600

    Isle of Wight Crematorium
    Station Lane
    Whippingham
    East Cowes
    PO32 6NJ
    Isle of Wight
    PO32 6NJ

    The open day aims to provide information on the many bereavement service groups working on the island, enabling visitors to gain an improved awareness of help available leading up to and following a loss of a loved one.

  • Wight at the Musicals

    Sat 18 Aug 2018 1730 - Sat 18 Aug 2018 2200

    Northwood House, Ward Avenue, Cowes, Isle of Wight PO31 8AZ

    The first of our open-air concerts; be transported to the world of musical theatre; bringing you some of the best-known and popular songs from West End and Broadway.

  • Outdoor Cinema: Made in Dagenham

    Sat 18 Aug 2018 1930 - Sat 18 Aug 2018 2300

    Mottistone Gardens
    Mottistone
    Nr Brighstone
    Isle of Wight
    PO30 4ED
    (SZ 405 833)

    Bring a picnic and join us for a feel-good film on a summer’s evening

  • Last Wight of the Proms

    Sun 19 Aug 2018 1700 - Sun 19 Aug 2018 1900

    Northwood House, Ward Avenue, Cowes, Isle of Wight PO31 8AZ

    The festival reaches its climax with our final open-air concert: A rousing celebration of British music and flag-waving, including Pomp & Circumstance, Jerusalem and many more.

  • Holiday Club

    Mon 20 Aug 2018 0900 - Fri 24 Aug 2018 1500

    Urban Saints Westbrook Centre

    A week of exciting activities, experiences and story telling for 8-12s - join us for one day or come for the whole week!

  • Guided Fossil Walk by Dinosaur Isle – Yaverland

    Mon 20 Aug 2018 1300 - Mon 20 Aug 2018 1500

    Yaverland beach

    Guided Fossil Walk by Dinosaur Isle – Yaverland

  • Butterfly Walk

    Mon 20 Aug 2018 1300 - Mon 20 Aug 2018 1500

    High Down Pit car park
    Totland Bay
    PO39 0HY
    SZ 325 856

    Our Ranger will guide you across two miles of Tennyson Down, one of the best sites for butterflies on the Isle of Wight

  • Help Build a Float with Shademakers UK

    Tue 21 Aug 2018 1000 - Thu 23 Aug 2018 1600

    The Depozitory, Nelson St, Ryde

    Build a float for this year's Main and Illuminated carnivals in Ryde

  • 50 things to do before you're 113/4 at Mottistone Gardens

    Tue 21 Aug 2018 1030 - Tue 21 Aug 2018 1630

    Mottistone Gardens
    Mottistone
    Nr Brighstone
    Isle of Wight
    PO30 4ED
    (SZ 405 833)

    Every Tuesday throughout the holidays we’ve got summer fun activities at Mottistone Gardens

  • A guided fossil walk by Dinosaur Isle at Shanklin beach.

    Tue 21 Aug 2018 1400 - Tue 21 Aug 2018 1600

    Shanklin beach

    A guided fossil walk by Dinosaur Isle at Shanklin beach.

  • Kite Making

    Wed 22 Aug 2018 1400 - Wed 22 Aug 2018 1600

    Longstone Farmhouse
    Strawberry Lane
    Mottistone
    Isle of Wight
    PO30 4EA

    Unsurprisingly it’s quite windy at the windmill which makes it the perfect place to tick off no.7 on your list of 50 things to do before you’re 11 ¾.

  • Guided Fossil Walk by Dinosaur Isle – Yaverland

    Wed 22 Aug 2018 1430 - Wed 22 Aug 2018 1630

    Yaverland beach

    A guided fossil walk by Dinosaur Isle along the picturesque beach at Yaverland.

  • Guided Fossil Walk by Dinosaur Isle – Brook Bay & Hanover Point

    Thu 23 Aug 2018 1430 - Thu 23 Aug 2018 1630

    Brook Bay and Hanover Point

    A guided fossil walk by Dinosaur Isle on the south-west coast to find fossils and dinosaur footprints.

  • The 44th Island Steam Show

    Fri 24 Aug 2018 1000 - Mon 27 Aug 2018 1700

    The Railway Station
    Main Road
    Havenstreet

    Bursting with surprises, the Island Steam Show is an action-packed event and great family day out..

  • Guided Fossil Walk by Dinosaur Isle – Yaverland

    Fri 24 Aug 2018 1530 - Fri 24 Aug 2018 1730

    Yaverland beach

    A guided fossil walk by Dinosaur Isle along the picturesque beach at Yaverland.

  • Northern Soul Nights (24 & 25 August 2018)

    Fri 24 Aug 2018 2000 - Fri 24 Aug 2018 2300

    Hotel Maria-St Moritz, 3-7 Culver Parade, Sandown, Isle of Wight, PO36 8AS

    FREE Admission, The InCrowd Soul Society presents an evening of Northern Soul floor fillers. DJ Steve Lyons.

  • Cowes Torquay Cowes & Cowes Poole Cowes Powerboat races

    Sat 25 Aug 2018 - Sun 26 Aug 2018

    Cowes Yacht Haven

    The 58th Cowes Offshore Powerboat Races features the 200-mile Cowes Torquay Cowes classic long been recognised as one of powerboating’s toughest challenges, and comparisons have been made with motorsport events such as Le Mans and the Indy...

  • IW Cycle Fest 2018

    IW Cycle Fest 2018

    Sat 25 Aug 2018 - Sun 2 Sep 2018

    Island wide

    IW Cycle Fest 2018

  • Dog Days

    Mon 27 Aug 2018 1100 - Mon 27 Aug 2018 1800

    Arreton Barns

    A day out for you and your dogs

  • Guided Fossil Walk by Dinosaur Isle – Yaverland

    Tue 28 Aug 2018 0900 - Tue 28 Aug 2018 1100

    Yaverland beach

    A guided fossil walk by Dinosaur Isle along the picturesque beach at Yaverland.

  • 50 things to do before you're 113/4 at Mottistone Gardens

    Tue 28 Aug 2018 1030 - Tue 28 Aug 2018 1630

    Mottistone Gardens
    Mottistone
    Nr Brighstone
    Isle of Wight
    PO30 4ED
    (SZ 405 833)

    Every Tuesday throughout the holidays we’ve got summer fun activities at Mottistone Gardens

  • Exhibition: Sam Kurtal Photography

    Tue 28 Aug 2018 1030 - Sun 9 Sep 2018 1700

    Newtown Old Town Hall
    Newtown
    near Shalfleet
    Isle of Wight
    PO30 4PA
    (SZ 423 906)

    A week long exhibition of the photography of Sam Kurtal

  • Guided Fossil Walk by Dinosaur Isle – Yaverland

    Wed 29 Aug 2018 0900 - Wed 29 Aug 2018 1100

    Yaverland beach

    A guided fossil walk by Dinosaur Isle along the picturesque beach at Yaverland.

  • Guided Fossil Walk by Dinosaur Isle – Yaverland

    Thu 30 Aug 2018 0930 - Thu 30 Aug 2018 1130

    Yaverland beach

    A guided fossil walk by Dinosaur Isle along the picturesque beach at Yaverland.

  • Guided Fossil Walk by Dinosaur Isle - Shanklin

    Fri 31 Aug 2018 0930 - Fri 31 Aug 2018 1130

    Shanklin beach

    A guided fossil walk by Dinosaur Isle at Shanklin beach.