Things to do

June events on the Isle of Wight

Embrace out of season. With school holidays coming around next month, an Isle of Wight break in June is the time to get away and make the most of the peace. Most people won’t be holidaying this month because of the upcoming summer peak season so you’ll really get chance to live like a local, enjoying all the best attractions while they're not so busy.

Plan a weekend away just the two of you and the dog or gather some friends together for a much-needed catch up. Stay in Bembridge and explore the Bembridge Ledge and Whitecliff Bay before stopping in at the local butcher’s, W.W. Woodford to pick up some meat for the barbecue. The sunshine will keep you in the mood for lots of outdoor adventures and maybe a jug of Pimms, too.

If you have kids who aren’t old enough to go to school, keep them entertained with the Festival of the Sea events at Blackgang Chine. Or visit one of the many National Trust or English Heritage locations across the island. You’ll find huge gardens, a private beach and plenty of space to play at Osborne House, plus you can learn all about the rich Victorian heritage and the Royals’ presence on the island throughout their lives.


Check out our list of things to do across the Isle of Wight in June:

26th May to 3rd June: Robin Hill’s Disc golf championships

26th May to 3rd June: Wild West Week at Blackgang Chine

30th May to 3rd June: Newport Jazz weekend

31st May to 2nd June: Yarmouth Old Gaffers Festival

1st to 3rd June: Isle of Wight running festival

1st to 3rd June: Mondomix festival of empowering music

21st to 24th June: Isle of Wight festival

13th June: Country dancing festival

17th June: Isle of Wight Steam Railway workshops open day


The best place to visit at this time of year is the Needles at Alum Bay. Catch a good view of this natural wonder without having to dodge through crowds. You’ll be able to take everything at your own pace. Wander around the surrounding area, head up to the Needles Old Battery for a step back in time and a different view along this stretch of coastline. 


Peruse our portfolio of island properties available at any time of the year.

More reading

July events on the Isle of Wight

July events on the Isle of Wight

Summer is just around the corner. Pack up the family and enjoy long July days and nights with the addition of some amazing events across the Isle of Wight.

Things to do 11 months ago Kayleigh Hardy
August events on the Isle of Wight

August events on the Isle of Wight

The height of summer calls for beach days, sailing lessons and adventures across the Isle of Wight. There’s plenty of events and activities for everyone to discover on the island this August.

Things to do 10 months ago Kayleigh Hardy
September events on the Isle of Wight

September events on the Isle of Wight

Catch the end of the summer on the Isle of Wight this September. Embrace island life with garden fairs, cycling and food festivals.

Things to do 9 months ago Kayleigh Hardy
Michelin starred restaurants on the Isle of Wight

Michelin starred restaurants on the Isle of Wight

With an abundance of fresh produce on land and sea, the Isle of Wight is perfect for chefs and restaurants who like to cook up a storm. Although no establishments on the island hold a star, here's our recommendations for amazing food.

Classic Fodder 1 year ago Kayleigh Hardy