Events

EVENTS AND CLUB MEETINGS ARE LISTED HERE UNTIL NORMALITY RETURNS. SEE END OF PAGE FOR HOW TO JOIN A ZOOM SESSION

June 2021

Fri 11  Open Mic with a difference, The Waverley, Carisbrooke,  19.00. Have a go and play/sing along, guitars, mandolins available to try. Not just folkl

Sat 12 Andy Roberts at Freshwater Bay, behind the lifeboat station. 19.00. Free, drinks available to buy.

Mon 14  15.00 Music afternoon on Zoom hosted by The Oddfellows. www.vectisradio.comhttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/4200449988?pwd=MnVSbVhsclg3N1NNckMxcE0vV3hHdz09

Mon 14  Open Mic on Zoom, 20.00. Performers and audience welcome. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89106105858   Meeting ID: 891 0610 5858   Passcode 1234

Wed 16  Waverley Folk and Music, 07986 583714 

Thur 17  Traveller’s Joy Folk Club in the pub garden, 14.00. Carries on through wind and rain.

Sat 19  The Kelpies (Scottish and some Irish folk), The Waverley,  Carisbrooke,  19.00.

Mon 21  15.00 Music afternoon on Zoom hosted by The Oddfellows. www.vectisradio.comhttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/4200449988?pwd=MnVSbVhsclg3N1NNckMxcE0vV3hHdz09

Mon 21  Open Mic on Zoom, 20.00. Performers and audience welcome. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89106105858   Meeting ID: 891 0610 5858   Passcode 1234

Mon 21  Island Storytellers meet at Boojum and Snark, High Street, Sandown, 19.30.

Wed 23  Waverley Folk and Music,  07986 583714 

Thur 24  Porter Folk Night, Lake, PO36 9LE. 19.15 for 19.30. Contact  folknightlake@gmail.com 

Fri 25  Trinity Folk Club , 19.30, either in the church  or in the hall next door.

Fri 25  Gods and Godesses of the Jutes – storytelling by Paul AT Wilson on Zoom. 19.30.  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82142497279?pwd=a0gvc1Jybmkrc2p2QnRJYlNyakV4dz09

Sat 26  The Watch and The Kelpies at the Festival of the Mind Afternoon of Musical Entertainment, Quay Arts Centre,  Newport, 14.00. Free.

Sat 26  Second Time Around, Gallybagger Inn, Chillerton 19.30. Details tba.

Mon 28  15.00 Music afternoon on Zoom hosted by The Oddfellows. www.vectisradio.comhttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/4200449988?pwd=MnVSbVhsclg3N1NNckMxcE0vV3hHdz09

Mon 28  Open Mic on Zoom, 20.00. Performers and audience welcome. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89106105858   Meeting ID: 891 0610 5858   Passcode 1234

Wed 30  Waverley Folk and Music,  07986 583714 

REGULAR LIVE SESSIONS WILL ONLY APPEAR ON THE CLUBS PAGE FROM NOW ON

July 2021

Mon 5  15.00 Music afternoon on Zoom hosted by The Oddfellows. www.vectisradio.comhttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/4200449988?pwd=MnVSbVhsclg3N1NNckMxcE0vV3hHdz09

Sun 11  The Watch at Ventnor Park Bandstand,  14.00

Sun 18  Highland Gathering,  IoW Steam Railway,  Havenstreet. Acts include Scottish Country Dancers, Pete’s Sake and Wight Hot Pipes.  £10, children free. 07779794103

Mon 19  15.00 Music afternoon on Zoom hosted by The Oddfellows. www.vectisradio.comhttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/4200449988?pwd=MnVSbVhsclg3N1NNckMxcE0vV3hHdz09

Fri 23 to Sun Aug 1 – Ventnor Fringe 

Sun 25  Second Time Around at  Ventnor Park,  14.00

Sun 25  Jackson’s Joyous musical  event, Traveller’s Joy,  Northwood. 

Thur 29  Chillerton Folk Night at the Gallybagger, Chillerton – 20.00. Look out for the new pub sign outside.

Fri 30  Coppersmith at the Ventnor Fringe, details tba.

August 2021

Sat 28  and Sun 29  Second Time Around at the Woodland Stage, Isle of Wight Steam Fair, PO33 4DS, 13.30 

September 2021

Fri 3 to Sunday 5  Yarmouth Sea Songs and Shanties Weekend.

Sun 12  Second Time Around at Ventnor Park,  14.00

Mon 13  Music by the Medina with Second Time Around at Quay Arts Centre, Newport. Food from £18.00, music from 19.00. Tickets £25 inc food from uk.patronbase.com

Thur 17 to Sun 19  Isle of Wight Festival 

Sat 25  Second Time Around at the Waverley,  Carisbrooke,  19.30

October 2021

Sat 2  Jackson’s Joyous Concert at Wellow Institute. 

Sat 9  Lucid at Shanklin Theatre, 20.00. £13 in advance, £15 on day. www.shanklintheatre.com

Mon 11  The Wild Murphys at Shanklin Theatre, 19.30. £22  www.shanklintheatre.com

Wed 27  Scott Matthews at Quay Arts Centre, Newport, 19.30.  Scott Matthews | (quayarts.org)

Thur 28  Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman at Quay Arts Centre, Newport,  19.30  Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman | (quayarts.org)

Fri 29   Jackson’s Joyous Concert,  Shalfleet Village Hall,  18.00 

November 2021

Sat 6  Second Time Around at the Waverley,  Carisbrooke,  19.30 

Fri 12   Jackson’s Joyous Concert, Ryde Baptist Church 

Sat 20  Sharps and Flats (bluegrass) at Quay Arts Centre, Newport, 19.30.  Flats & Sharps | (quayarts.org)

December 2021

Fri 3  Martin Carthy at Quay Arts Centre,  Newport, 19.30  Martin Carthy | (quayarts.org)

Thur 9  Jackson’s Joyous Concert, Salvation Army Hall, Newport. 

January 2022

Fri 28  The Outside Track at Quay Arts Centre,  Newport, 19.30.  The Outside Track | (quayarts.org) 

February 2022

Fri 25  Peter Knight and John Spires at Quay Arts Centre, Newport, 19.30. Peter Knight and John Spiers | (quayarts.org)

March 2022

Sat 5  Keep clear if possible, please.

Sat 26  Cara Dillon at Quay Arts Centre,  Newport, 19.30  Cara Dillon | (quayarts.org)

June 2022

Sat 4  Seven Drunken Nights – The Story of the Dubliners, 19.30. £25.50 www.shanklintheatre.com

Sun 26  The Simon and Garfunkel Story at Shanklin Theatre, 19.30 . £ 22.50 www.shanklintheatre.com

HOW TO JOIN A SESSION WITH ZOOM
Click this link https://zoom.us/  and create an account with Zoom video conferencing. Then download the Zoom App ( from playstore/appstore) and sign in using your new account details. Zoom works on phone, tablet, laptop or PC. Once signed up to Zoom, check your microphone, web cam and speakers are turned on. Open the Zoom App, go to settings, then Audio. Switch off the button to automatically select volume from microphone.

How to improve the sound. Android: Go to Advanced (bottom left). Choose ‘Show in meeting option to allow original sound from microphone’.  When in a meeting, click ‘Use Original Sound’. i-Pad/i-Phone Update to the latest version of Zoom if necessary and then go to “Settings” (bottom left) and then “Meetings”, scroll 3/4 down the list and then turn on “Use Original Sound”.

Links for meetings are usually published the day before. The link should take you straight to the meeting. If not, open your Zoom app, go to ‘Join a Meeting’ and enter the Meeting ID:  Once in the meeting, click the  button to ‘enable original sound’.

VENUE LINKS

The Bargeman’s Rest, Newport, PO30 5BS  www.bargemansrest.com

The Buddle Inn, Niton, PO38 2NE  http://www.buddleinn.co.uk

The Cowes Alehouse PO31 7BE    www.cowesalehouse.co.uk

Arreton Barns & The Dairyman’s Daughter  PO30 3AA  www.arretonbarns.co.uk

Medina Theatre, Newport, PO30 2EW www.medinatheatre.co.uk

Quay Arts Centre, Sea Street, Newport, P30 5BD  www.quayarts.org                         Donations : http://www.quayarts.org/show-your-love-for-the-quay/

Shanklin Theatre, Steephill Road, PO37 6AJ  https://www.shanklintheatre.com

The Spyglass Inn, Esplanade, Ventnor, PO38 1JX  www.thespyglass.com

Ventnor Arts Club 13 High Street, PO38 1RZ  www.ventnorartsclub.com

The Woodvale, Gurnard, Cowes PO31 8LE http://www.hotelcowes.co.uk

Please let me know of any new events, changes etc. on the form below. I know it says ‘comment’ but ignore that. You can also e.mail: folkonwight@aol.co.uk You won’t get a reply (sorry- lack of time). I hope to update at least weekly, unless I can’t get to a computer.

 

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