If you have ever felt you were destined for great things, then Carisbrooke Castle is the place for you this month! At Time Travellers Go…Knights & Princesses youngsters can learn all they need to know to become a proud knight or a haughty princess, and really put on the airs and graces 12th to 15th August . Amazing Knights Tournament 21st to 23rd August
Taking over the Ventnor Park bandstand during the Ventnor Fringe event ‘Art in the Park’ on Saturday 18 August, Acoustic Originals will be bringing you some of the best original music from emerging and established acts from the Isle of Wight.
Twelve poster designs which were commissioned by LONDON 2012 from 12 British contemporary artists to promote the Olympic and Paralympics Games in London this summer are on display outside the Full Circle Restaurant at St. Mary’s Hospital, Parkhurst Road, Newport.
Impact Ryde is a new, free community event from 12 pm to 4 pm on Saturday 18 August at Eastern Gardens, Ryde. Organised by St. James’s Church, there will be live music featuring ‘Tom + Olly’ who will be bringing their unique blend of hip-hop, acoustic and pop from Brighton to the Isle of Wight.
An incredible and unique sporting experience has opened up for all golf fans across the Isle of Wight. As this weekend only, the Ryder Cup, possibly the most famous of golfing trophies, is making a special guest appearance at Shanklin & Sandown Golf Club.
In honour of Queen Elizabeth’s Diamond Jubilee Carisbrooke Priory is holding a Jubilee Garden Party on Sunday 29th July 2012, 2pm to 5pm.
On 30th July – 3rd August children who go to the Mini Beasts Play Clubs will be competing in their own Mini Beasts Olympics. After their grand opening ceremony, each child will join in the Olympics themed events planned by their club leaders.
A runaway success in 2011, the fantastic V-Dub Island is returning to the Isle of Wight for its second year from the 2nd – 6th August 2012.