Isle of Wight Coast Events

Calendar of Isle of Wight Coast Events

For a great day out by the beach check out our guide to Isle of Wight coast events and seaside festivals taking place each year. If you are looking for things to do and find out what’s on in Isle of Wight, see the events listed below.

Event Dates for your diary

Isle of Wight Coast events and highlights throughout the year for your diary. Find out what’s on in 2022, from food festivals to sailing and sporting events, there is something for everyone to enjoy.


Isle of Wight Challenge

This event takes you all the way round the Island’s coastal path. Take the full, half or quarter Island challenge.


Yarmouth Old Gaffers Festival

This event offers fun for all the family around the town and harbour, with workshops, street entertainment and live music.


Round the Island Race

Isle of Wight hosts the Round the Island Race, which takes place on 22nd June 2022.



Cowes Week

One of the most famous sailing events in the world, the regatta attracts world class competitors each year. Watch the racing and enjoy the festival atmosphere and entertainment throughout the week.


Sandown Illuminated Carnival

A family friendly event in Sandown held every year.

Discover Isle of Wight Beaches

If you are going to a coastal event on the Isle of Wight, check out some of the other beaches nearby

Top Isle of Wight Beaches

Looking for top Isle of Wight Coast destinations? Miles of sandy beaches, traditional seaside towns and family attractions. Walk the coastal path or find family friendly Blue Flag beaches. There are sandy beaches in Isle of Wight which are safe for swimming as well as dog friendly beaches for long walks with our four legged friends.

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