Here is the What’s On guide for August 16.

Isle of Wight County Press: What's On guide - Music


The Poppy Dee Band — Django’s, Newport (7pm-9pm).

Teetotallers — Crown Inn, Shorwell (7pm-9pm).

Mark Cook — Bugle, Yarmouth.

Kelly Burke — Flanagan’s, Sandown.

Revive 45 — Shanklin Conservative Club.

The Colourfools — Newport Ale House (8pm).

Grizzled Skipper — Steamer Inn, Shanklin (8pm-10pm).

The Sharpetones — Dairyman’s Daughter, Arreton (8pm-10pm).

Gary Decoursey — Bargeman’s Rest, Newport (8.30pm-10.30pm).

High School Never Ends — Vine Inn, St Helens (9pm).

Beats Working — Simeon Arms, Ryde (9pm).

The Cool Connection — Star Inn, Wroxall (9pm).

The Rattlesnakes — The Railway, Ryde (9pm).

Megan Brimson — Cowes Ale House (9pm-midnight).

Stage Fright — High Park Tavern, Ryde (9.30pm).

Cruise Control Trio — Bar 74, Ryde (9.30pm-11.30pm).

The Meteors — The Tap, Sandown (9.30pm-midnight).


Latin Jazz Quartet — Django’s, Newport (7pm-9pm).

The Phoenix Choir — All Saints’ Church, Ryde (7.30pm).

Ellie G — Royal British Legion, Shanklin.

Pete and Graham — Flanagan’s, Sandown.

YZI — Sandown Conservative Club.

Charles Gold — Fisherman’s Cottage, Shanklin.

Chris Sinatra — Shanklin Conservative Club.

Kaid — King’s Head, Yarmouth.

The Colour Fools — The Railway Medina Tavern, Newport (8pm).

Kingz of Vocals at Outcast Pro Wrestling — Strings Bar and Venue, Newport (8pm).

The George Michael Way — Traveller’s Joy, Northwood (8pm).

Dog House Band — Steamer Inn, Shanklin (8pm-10pm).

Blues Anonymous — Dairyman’s Daughter, Arreton (8pm-10pm).

Albert Brothers — The Old Corner Bank, Sandown (8.30pm).

Last Orders — Bargeman’s Rest, Newport (8.30pm-10.30pm).

Dirty Lil Secret — High Park Tavern, Ryde (9pm).

Cruise Control Trio — Harry’s Bar, Shanklin (9pm-11pm).

The Meteors — The Comical, Sandown (9pm-11pm).

Zanies — Ventnor Winter Gardens (9pm-2am).


Sunday Sessions with The Cool Connection — Quay Arts, Newport (11.30am).

Ric Harris — Bargeman’s Rest, Newport (1pm-3pm).

Teetotallers — Steamer Inn, Shanklin (1pm-3pm).

JC Jazz — Dairyman’s Daughter, Arreton (1pm-3pm).

Powdercoat — Buddle Inn, Niton (1pm-3pm).

Claydon Connor — Yachtsman, Cowes (1pm-3pm).

Jules Nelson — Crab and Lobster, Bembridge (1pm-3pm).

Martin Hoy — Rylstone Bandstand, Shanklin (3pm).

Usual Suspects — Bugle, Yarmouth (3pm-5pm).

Summer Serenade — St Helen’s Church, Seaview (4pm).

Bittersweet — High Park Tavern, Ryde (4pm).

Tommy Burnhams — Newport Ale House (4pm).

Simon Shelley — Cowes Ale House (4pm-6pm).

JC Grimshaw — The Garlic Farm, Newchurch (6pm).

The Alberts — Railway Inn, Ryde (6pm).

Coppersmith — Ventnor Bandstand.

Karaoke — The Castle Inn, Ryde (8pm-midnight).


Blues Night — Quay Arts, Newport (7.30pm).

The Shalfleet Shanty Singers — The Horse & Groom, Ningwood (7.30pm-10pm).

Jam on Mondays — The Crispin, Newport.

Traditional Irish Session — Cowes Ale House (8pm).

Steve Parkes Hosts Hammond X666 Organ, Piano & Keyboard Club — The Wight Hotel, Sandown (8.30pm-11.30pm).


Blue Brown — Shanklin Chine.

Folk Night — The Dairyman’s Daughter, Arreton (8.30pm).

Jazz at the Mouse with The Grant O’Brien Trio — The Wight Mouse Inn, Chale (8.30pm-11pm).


Sandown and Shanklin Military Band — Rylstone Bandstand, Shanklin (8pm).

Open mic night — The Railway, Ryde (8.30pm).

The Meteors — The Lifeboat, East Cowes (9pm-11.30pm).


Seaview Fun Choir — St Peter’s Church, Seaview (3.30pm-5.30pm).

The Kontikiks — Django’s, Newport (7pm-9pm).

Charles Gold — Shanklin Chine.

Open mic night — The Solent Inn, Ryde (8pm-11.30pm).

Open mic night — The Old Comical, Sandown (8.30pm).

Jazz Blues Variety Evening with The Steve Parkes Piano Trio & guests — The Wight Hotel, Sandown (8.30pm-11.30pm).

Open mic night — The Vectis Tavern, Cowes (9pm).

Isle of Wight County Press: What's On guide - Music

Men in Sheds — Winchester House, Shanklin (today (Friday), Monday and Wednesday, 10am-4pm).

Tea dance — Ventnor Winter Gardens (today (Friday), 2pm-4pm).

Games night - Magic the Gathering TCG, Keyforge — Heroes, Newport (today (Friday), 6.30pm-10.30pm).

Afternoon tea – Ritz style — St Olave’s Church, Gatcombe (Saturday).

Outcast Pro Wrestling — Strings Bar and Venue, Newport (Saturday, 8pm).

Dog race and disco night — Freshwater Conservative Club (Saturday, 9pm).

Fun prize quiz with chocolate round — Traveller’s Joy, Northwood (Sunday, 8pm).

Tea dance with Tony and Doreen — Riverside Centre, Newport (Monday, 2pm-4.30pm).

Charity quiz — Flanagan’s, Sandown (Monday, 8.30pm).

Free games day - Magic the Gathering Commander, Warhammer 40k/Age of Sigmar — Heroes, Newport (Sunday, 11am-4pm).

Tea dance – Ballroom and sequence dancing — IW Community Club, Cowes (Tuesday, 2pm-4pm).

Tea dance — IW Community Club, Cowes (Tuesday, 2pm-4pm).

Tea dance and live music with Chic and Bernie — Brading Town Hall (Tuesday, 2pm-4pm).

Games night - Board games, Pokemon TCG and Dragonball TCG — Heroes, Newport (Tuesday, 6.30pm-10.30pm).

Beginner ballroom and Latin dance classes — Riverside Centre, Newport (Tuesday, 7pm-8pm).

Charity quiz in aid of Layla’s Trust — Hong Kong Express, Newport (Tuesday, 9pm).

The Wellbeing Singing Group — St John’s Church Hall, Ryde (Wednesday, 11am).

Tea dance — Aspire, Dover Street, Ryde (Wednesday, 2pm-4pm).

Game night - Dungeons and Dragons — Heroes, Newport (Wednesday, 6.30pm-10.30pm).

Rhymetime for babies and toddlers — Sandown Library (Thursday, 2pm-2.30pm).

Games night - Warhammer 40k/Age of Sigmar, Final Fantasy TCG — Heroes, Newport (Thursday, 6.30pm-10.30pm).

Quiz and Chips — Lord Louis Library, Newport (Thursday, 6.45pm).

Improver ballroom and Latin dance classes — Riverside Centre, Newport (Thursday, 8pm-9.30pm).

Isle of Wight County Press: What's On guide - Music

Barton Primary School, Newport (Friday, 10.30am), Northwood House small car park, Cowes (Monday, 10.30am), Paddling pool, Esplanade, Ventnor (Monday, 10.30am), West Wight Sports Centre, Moa Place, Freshwater (Monday, 1pm), outside Ryde Bowling Alley (Tuesday, 10.30am), Brighstone Library (Tuesday, 1.30pm), Cricket Pavilion car park, St Helens (Wednesday, 10am), Lake Common, by the bench (Thursday, 10.30am).

Isle of Wight County Press: What's On guide - Music

IW Ramblers — Chain Ferry, East Cowes, 15 miles (Friday, 9am).

IW Ramblers — Bembridge lifeboat station, 18 miles (Saturday, 9am).

IW Ramblers — Godshill car park, 15 miles (Saturday, 9am).

IW Ramblers — The Wight Mouse, Chale, 19 miles (Sunday, 9am).

IW Ramblers — IW Rugby Club car park, Wootton, five miles (Sunday, 10.30am).

IW Ramblers — Totland Pier, 20 miles (Monday, 9am).

IW Ramblers — Turf walk, Totland, six-point-five miles (Tuesday, 10.30am).

IW Ramblers — Gotten Leaze, Lynch Lane, Calbourne, ten miles (Thursday, 10.30am).

Parkrun — Appley Park, Ryde (Saturday, 8.45am).

Wight Sole Walk — Three Bishops, Brighstone, six miles (Sunday, 10.30am).

Isle of Wight County Press: What's On guide - Art

Phil Capon: Feed Your Mind — Quay Arts, Newport (all week, 9am-5pm).

Nina Ross: Vast landscapes and hidden cultures — Quay Arts, Newport (all week, 9am-5pm).

Giles Clarke: Selected Stories — Quay Arts, Newport (all week, 9am-5pm).

Iconic Bowie —Dimbola, Freshwater (all week, 9am-5pm).

Inspired by Wight — Ventnor Botanic Garden (all week, 10am-5pm).

Cowes Art Group Summer Exhibition — St Mary’s Church, Northwood Park (today (Friday) and Saturday, 10am-2pm).

Summer Art exhibition — Quarr Abbey, Ryde (today (Friday) to Tuesday, 10.30am-4.30pm).

Summer Exhibition — Seaview Art Gallery (today (Friday) and Saturday, 11am-5.30pm, Monday to Wednesday, 1pm to 5pm, Thursday, 11am-5.30pm).

Cheverton Art Group exhibition — Newport Minster (Monday to Thursday, 10am-12.30pm).

Isle of Wight County Press: What's On guide - Theatre

Abba Reunion — Shanklin Theatre (Saturday, 7.30pm).

Beyond the West End — Shanklin Theatre (Thursday, 8.15pm).