Events

All Events in December 2017


  • Adult Community Learning Christmas Workshops

    Sat 2 Dec 2017

    Community Learning Centre, Westridge Ryde

    A fun opportunity to come along and participate in making some Christmas themed crafts

  • Santa Specials at the IW Steam Railway

    Sat 2 Dec 2017 1000 - Sun 3 Dec 2017 1700

    Isle of Wight Steam Railway, Havenstreet

    Santa is making Havenstreet his special Christmas home again this year and is really looking forward to meeting you! There’s always such a lovely festive atmosphere at Havenstreet Station with live Christmas music, a bustling Christmas...

  • Granny Butterfly's Birthday - Book Signing by author Jean French

    Sat 2 Dec 2017 1100 - Sat 2 Dec 2017 1200

    Waterstones
    118 High Street
    Newport

    Book Signing of the latest instalment of the Granny Butterfly series - Granny Butterfly's Birthday.

  • Headland Discovery Walk

    Sat 2 Dec 2017 1100 - Sat 2 Dec 2017 1330

    Quarry Car Park
    Highdown Lane
    Totland
    PO39 0HY

    Enjoy far reaching views across the Solent as we walk approx. 3 miles across the downs and end at the Needles Battery

  • Shanklin Old Village Christmas Festival

    Sat 2 Dec 2017 1100 - Sat 2 Dec 2017 2100

    Various shops, bars, restaurants throughout the Old Village.
    Shanklin.

    Raffles, tombolas, traditional Christmas games, entertainment, singers, stalls, entertainers.

  • Age UK Isle of Wights Christmas Film Festival

    Sun 3 Dec 2017 1630 - Sun 10 Dec 2017 1630

    Cineworld Cinemas, Newport.

    Kick off the Festive season with Age UK Isle of Wight’s Christmas Film Festival at Cineworld Cinemas, Newport.

  • The Arts Society Isle of Wight Lecture - David Hockney - The Old Master of the Modern World

    Tue 5 Dec 2017 1330 - Tue 5 Dec 2017 1500

    Newclose County Cricket Ground
    Newport
    Isle of Wight
    PO30 3BE

    The career of an artist whose range of techniques, wit and imagination sets his work apart.

  • The Spectacular 21st Brighstone Christmas Tree Festival

    Thu 7 Dec 2017 1000 - Sun 10 Dec 2017 1700

    St Marys Church; The Methodist Church; The Three Bishops Pub; The Wilberforce Hall; The Reading Rooms -all in Brighstone plus Mottistone Church and The Isle of Wight Pearl

    Exhibition of theme decorated Christmas Tree and other attractions

  • Birdwatching Walk at Newtown

    Sat 9 Dec 2017 1000 - Sat 9 Dec 2017 1230

    Newtown Nature Reserve Visitor Point, Town Lane, Newtown, Isle of Wight, PO30 4PA

    Learn all about birds, from spotting them to song identification, and discover the winter migrants of Newtown.

  • Santa Specials at the IW Steam Railway

    Sat 9 Dec 2017 1000 - Sun 10 Dec 2017 1700

    Isle of Wight Steam Railway, Havenstreet

    Santa is making Havenstreet his special Christmas home again this year and is really looking forward to meeting you! There’s always such a lovely festive atmosphere at Havenstreet Station with live Christmas music, a bustling Christmas...

  • Santas Grotto -Freshwater Independent Lifeboat

    Sat 9 Dec 2017 1200 - Sat 9 Dec 2017 1530

    The Boathouse,Freshwater Bay, PO40 9RA

    Free Santas Grotto held in the boathouse at freshwater Bay

  • DASH/RIC Training for Professionals

    DASH/RIC Training for Professionals

    Tue 12 Dec 2017 1300 - Tue 12 Dec 2017 1600

    Conference Room 5, County Hall, Newport

    Free Multi-Agency Training for Professionals on DASH/RIC Forms

  • Arts & Craft Group - Wine Glass Candle Holder

    Wed 13 Dec 2017 1000 - Wed 13 Dec 2017 1130

    The Chapel @ Winchester House
    Sandown Road
    Shanklin
    PO37 6HT

    Arts & Crafft Group

  • Santa Specials at the IW Steam Railway

    Sat 16 Dec 2017 1000 - Sun 17 Dec 2017 1700

    Isle of Wight Steam Railway, Havenstreet

    Santa is making Havenstreet his special Christmas home again this year and is really looking forward to meeting you! There’s always such a lovely festive atmosphere at Havenstreet Station with live Christmas music, a bustling Christmas...

  • Godshill Christmas Market

    Sat 16 Dec 2017 1400 - Sat 16 Dec 2017 2000

    Godshill Village, Isle of Wight

    Godshill is hosting its first ever Christmas Market raising funds for a new village hall and KissyPuppy. We have over 50 market stalls, a Santa's Grotto, a variety of entertainment, refreshments, a raffle, treasure hunt and much much more!

  • The Peguin Plunge

    Sun 17 Dec 2017 1100 - Sun 17 Dec 2017 1200

    Appley Beach, Ryde

    The Penguin Plunge is Back!
    Are You Brave Enough to Take the Plunge?

  • Santa Specials at the IW Steam Railway

    Thu 21 Dec 2017 1000 - Sun 24 Dec 2017 1700

    Isle of Wight Steam Railway, Havenstreet

    Santa is making Havenstreet his special Christmas home again this year and is really looking forward to meeting you! There’s always such a lovely festive atmosphere at Havenstreet Station with live Christmas music, a bustling Christmas...

  • Squirrrel Spotting Walk

    Fri 22 Dec 2017 1030 - Fri 22 Dec 2017 1230

    Borthwood Copse
    near Winford
    Isle of Wight
    PO36 0LD

    Come along on our guided walk this Christmas to see if you can spot something truly magical: a rare red squirrel.

  • Boxing Day Specials at the IW Steam Railway

    Tue 26 Dec 2017 1000 - Tue 26 Dec 2017 1700

    Isle of Wight Steam Railway, Havenstreet

    An ideal way to unwind after the frivolities of Christmas Day, settle back and enjoy a journey through the Island's winter landscape, enjoy a complimentary mince pie and our Winter Wonderland!

  • Dinosaur Isle - Christmas Fossil Walk - Yaverland

    Wed 27 Dec 2017 1000 - Wed 27 Dec 2017 1200

    Yaverland beach

    A guided fossil walk, led by a guide from Dinosaur Isle, along the eroding coastline of Yaverland.