WHAT'S ON — November 15 to 21


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), 6.30pm10.30pm).

Art and craft Christmas fair — Dimbola’s, Freshwater (Saturday and Sunday, 10am).

Christmas craft fair — Freshwater Memorial Hall (Saturday, 11am).

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

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 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,


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

Charity quiz in aid of Bloodwise — Hong Kong Express, Newport (Tuesday, 8.30pm).

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, 10.30am-11am).

Games night - Warhammer 40k/Age of Sigmar, Final Fantasy TCG — Heroes, Newport (Thursday,


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

Charity quiz night — Newport Ale House (Wednesday, 8.30pm).

Charity auction in aid of Friends of Northwood Cemetery — Cowes Ale House (Saturday, 7.30pm).

Charity race night and raffle — Traveller's Joy, Northwood (Saturday, 8pm).

IW Health Walks:

Ryde Library (Friday, 10.30am), Paddling pool, Esplanade, Ventnor (Monday, 10.30am), Brighstone

Library (Tuesday, 1.30pm), Cricket Pavilion car park, St Helens (Wednesday, 10am).

Walks & Runs:

IW Ramblers — St Blasius church car park, Shanklin, 15 miles (Saturday, 9am).

IW Ramblers — Quarry car park, Totland, five miles (Sunday, 10.30am).

IW Ramblers — Carisbrooke Priory car park, seven miles (Tuesday, 10.30am).

IW Ramblers — Coach Lane, Brading, nine miles (Thursday, 10.30am).

Parkrun — Seaclose Park, Newport (Saturday, 8.45am).

Junior Parkrun — Seaclose Park, Newport (Sunday, 9am).


Karen Mead: My Spoon and Plate — Quay Arts, Newport (all week, 9am-5pm).

Vija Celmins: Reflections — Quay Arts, Newport (all week, 9am-5pm).

Stars of Fleet Street — Dimbola, Freshwater (all week, 9am-5pm).

Cowes Art Group winter exhibition — Gurnard Village Hall (Saturday and Sunday, 10am-4pm).

Fishbourne Art Group annual exhibition — Quarr Abbey (Thursday to Tuesday, 10.30am-4.30pm).


An Evening with Judy Garland — Apollo Theatre, Newport (7.30pm).

Dance Vibes — Medina Theatre, Newport (Sunday, 1.30pm).

English Eccentrics — with James Bolam and Susan Jameson — Shanklin Theatre (Sunday, 3pm).

Way Forward presents Pirates of Neverland — Medina Theatre, Newport (Monday, 6.30pm).



The South — Medina Theatre, Newport (7.30pm).

The Cool Connection — The Piano Cafe, Freshwater Bay (7.30pm).

Michael starring Ben — The Magic of Michael Jackson — Shanklin Theatre (today (Friday),


Lucid — Shanklin Conservative Club.

The Doghouse Band — The Dairyman’s Daughter, Arreton.

The Alberts — Simeon Arms, Ryde (9pm).

The Moonshiners — The Castle, Newport (9pm)

The Resisters — Old Village Inn, Bembridge (9pm)

Tommy Burnhams — Newport Ale House (8pm).

Gary Decoursey — Crown Inn, Shorwell (7pm).

Black Daniels — Bugle, Yarmouth (9pm).

Doghouse Band — Bargeman's Rest (8.30pm).

The Sharpetones — The Steamer Inn, Shanklin (8pm)

Atticus — Dairyman's Daughter (8pm).

Chelsea Rose — Cowes Ale House (8pm).

Stage Fright — King Harry's Bar, Shanklin (8.50pm).

Straight Up — The Railway, Ryde (9pm).


Isle of Wight Symphony Orchestra — Medina Theatre, Newport (7.30pm).

Short ‘n’ Sweet — Shanklin Conservative Club.

The Alberts — Newport Conservative Club (9pm).

Baggywrinkles Blues — The Crispin, Newport (9pm).

The Colour Fools — British Legion, Ventnor (9pm).

Sean Healy — Sandown Conservative Club (9pm).

Wight Hot Chili Peppers — Vine Inn, St Helens (9pm).

Ellie G — Royal British Legion, Shanklin.

Mark Cook — Bargeman's Rest (8.30pm).

Ollie and Blue — Steamer Inn, Shanklin (8pm).

Grizzled Skipper — Dairyman's Daughter (8pm).

The Meteors — The Old Comical, Sandown (8.30pm).

Stage Fright — Waverley Inn, Carisbrooke (8.50pm).

Voodoo Raven — The Nightingale Hotel, Shanklin (7.30pm).

Risky Business — Freshwater Conservative Club (9pm).

The Mechanix — The Simeon, Ryde (9pm).


Sunday Sessions — Quay Arts, Newport (1pm).

Jukebox Jazz — Caffe Isola, Newport (2pm-4pm).

Folk at the Quay — Quay Arts, Newport (7.30pm).

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

Something About Mondays — Newport Ale House (4pm).

Frampwood Mac — Buddle Inn, Niton (1pm).

Powdercoat — Sun Inn, Hulverstone (1pm).

That's Life — Crab and Lobster, Bembridge (1pm).

Black Daniels Duo — Bargeman's Rest (1pm).

Sunny and Nik — Steamer Inn, Shanklin (1pm).

Mark Cook — Dairyman's Daughter (1pm).

Bill Burns — Cowes Ale House (4pm).

The Knuckleheads — The Railway, Ryde (6pm).


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

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

Jam on Mondays — The Crispin, Newport.

Steve Parkes Hosts Hammond X666 Organ, Piano & Keyboard Club — The Wight Hotel, Sandown


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


Jam Night — Newport Ale House (8pm).

Brading Community Choir — St Mary’s Church, Hall, Brading (7.15pm-8.45pm).

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).

Acoustic Open Mic — Cowes Ale House (7pm)


Open Mic Night — The Railway, Ryde (8.30pm).


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

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


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