There’s always something happening on the Isle of Wight but what is it and when is it?

April and May

IOW Challenge 2021

1st & 2nd May


IOW Randonee 2021

Sunday 2nd May


The IOW Annual Real Ale Festival

1st May - 3rd May


The Isle of Wight Walking Festival

Date tbc


Walk the Wight 2021

Sunday 9th May



Newport Jazz Weekend

2nd June - 6th June

The Isle of Wight Mardi Gras

Saturday 26th June



Round the Island Yacht Race

Saturday 3rd July

Cowes Classic Week

3rd - 9th July

The IOW County Show

Sunday 4th July

Havenstreet 1940's Experience

3rd & 4th July

Shipwreck Isle 2021

Date tbc


Rhythm Tree Festival

9th - 11th July

The Wight Proms

Date tbc

IW Pride 2021

Date tbc

British Classic Yacht Regatta

17th - 24th July

Ventnor Fringe Festival

27th July - 1st August

Chale Show

31st July & 1st August


Cowes Week 2021

31st  July - 7th August

The Great Wonderfest

Date tbc

Jack up the Summer Vol.8

6th - 8th August

Bembridge RNLI Open Day

Date tbc


The IOW Garlic Festival

21st & 22nd August

Cowes Classic Powerboat Race 2021

27th - 29th August


46th Annual IOW Steam Show

27th - 30th August

Cinema under the Stars

Throughout August





IOW International Classic Car Show

11th & 12th September

The Isle of Wight Music Festival

16th September - 19th  September


Sweetcorn Fayre

Date tbc

Bembridge Harbour Food Festival

Date tbc




Beer and Buses 2021

Date tbc

Electric Woods at Robin Hill

Throughout October

The Newport Jazz Weekend
Sailing on the Isle of Wight
1972 Campervan Oliver at Ninham Country Holidays
Cyling on the Isle of Wight
Walking on the Isle of Wight
Annual Round the Island Race
Coastal Cycling on the Isle of Wight
Robin Hill's Electric Woods

What's on in 2021 on the Isle of Wight