Music Festivals

Eklectica Music Festival

Of the many festivals that occur across the Island throughout the year, Eklectica is the newest music festival and the inaugural event will be taking place in early September at Robin Hill Country Park.

Ventnor Fringe

Ventnor Fringe, Isle of Wight

The Ventnor Fringe is the Island's version of the famous Edinburgh Fringe Festival - an arts festival encompassing all genres; poetry, music, art exhibitions. Wander through Ventnor and be intrigued and astounded by the array of talent surrounding you...

Date: Tuesday 9 August – Sunday 14 August 2016
Venues: around Ventnor
Contact address: The Ventnor Fringe Festival, PO Box 75, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 9BH

Newport Jazz weekend

Newport Jazz Weekend

It seems like June is going to be a busy week for Jazz fans. In addition to the Jazz on the Quay event in Bembridge, there is also a whole weekend Jazz festival taking place in Newport.

The festival is will be taking place across the whole town in a number of venues, and a full programme of events and gigs can be found here.

Our round up of Island music festivals

Acoustic Isle
24 Feb - 6 March
Hundreds of local musicians take to pubs, bars and restaurants to perform over this 12 day music festival. Simply book a table in a participating venue and enjoy your meal to your chosen musical genre!