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
12th - 14th July 2019Rhythm Tree'Three Gates Farm, Shalfleet, CALBOURNE
23 to 28 July 2019Ventnor Fringe 'Ventnor
1st August - 4th AugustThe Great Wonderfest Family FestivalDuxmore Farm, Downend, Newport
3rd & 4th August 2019The Chale Show'Chale
10th - 17th August 2019Lendy Cowes Week'Cowes
17th - 18th August 2019Garlic Festival'Newchurch
28 to 31 August 2019Ryde Carnival'Ryde
29 August to 1 September 2019The Wight Proms'Northwood House
14 and 15 September 2019International Classic Car Show'Ryde and Newport Quay
19th & 20th April 2019Jack up the Weekend'Medina Leisure Centre