Isle of Wight Festival
The festival offers a vast array of entertainment from classical and rock music to theatre and comedy.
Isle of Wight Walking Festival
The festival combines walks for charity with events organised by various ramblers’ associations.
is one of the premier events on the international sailing calendar. The regatta attracts around 8,000 competitors, from professionals to weekend sailors and is the largest of its kind in the world.
With its curious mixture of late sixties pop festival ambiance, country fair and garlic cuisine, this has grown into one of the best loved festivals on the island, attracting more than 25,000 visitors every year.
IOW Scooter Rally
Held in Ryde in August, this is widely recognised as one of the biggest scooter events in the world, with a range of activities and events for both participants and spectators.
The main carnival takes place in July, with an illuminated carnival in August and Bonfire Night celebrations in November.
The main carnival takes place in August and there is also an illuminated carnival in September.