Only four miles off the south coast, the Isle of Wight is the UK’s Dinosaur Capital and the perfect family destination for fun and adventure.

Looking for things to do on the Isle of Wight? There are lots of family attractions and group activities for adults, including cliff top theme parks, medieval castle jousts, thrilling adventure activities and lots of safe sandy beaches. Discover Queen Victoria’s holiday home at Osborne, walk an Alpaca or practice yoga on the sea – there’s all sorts of exciting activities and things to do on the Isle of Wight.

The stunning countryside also provides fantastic local produce and there’s a great range of places to enjoy delicious food. Try tapas by the sea, gourmet pub food in a cosy village inn or shop local, pack up a picnic and dine al fresco.

There is an amazing range of over 500 places to stay. From tree top hideaways, holiday parks and luxury hotels to vintage caravans, seaside homes and quaint thatched cottages down by the seas, The Isle of Wight has got accommodation to suit all budgets.

The relaxed atmosphere, spectacular coastline and brilliant things to do make the Isle of Wight the perfect destination for your group trips or family fun day to the isle of wight.

What's on?

WhenWhatWhere
7 Dec to 23 Dec (selected dates)Tapland Christmas Experience at Tapnell Farm ParkYarmouth
14th - 22nd February 2020Spirit of the Orient at Robin HillNewport
15th - 23rd February 2020Feburary Half Term and the Big Love Weekend! at Tapnell Farm ParkYarmouth
15th - 23rd February 2020Easter Lamb Feeding at Tapnell Farm ParkYarmouth
21st - 22nd February 2020IW Story FestivalNewport
4th - 18th March 2020Farm Fest at Robin Hill Country ParkNewport
22nd March 2020Mothers Day Special at Isle of Wight Steam RailwayHavenstreet
28th - 29th March 2020Isle of Wight Speed TrialsSandown
4th - 18th April 2020Easter at Blackgang ChineChale
4th - 19th April 2020Easter Adventure at Quest Osborne HouseEast Cowes
4th - 19th April 2020Easter Adventure at Quest Carisbrooke CastleNewport
5th April 2020Island Heritage Train Days at Isle of Wight Steam RailwayHavenstreet
10th - 14th April 2020Easter Fun at Isle of Wight Steam RailwayHavenstreet