There are links to websites of some venues at the end of this page.
REGULAR CLUBS & SESSIONS ARE LISTED IN EVENTS 2.
Sun 23 Autumn Equinox Cider & Cheese Festival, Havenstreet Station, PO33 4DS. Bloodstone Border Morris are dancing
Sun 23 JC & Angelina at the Bargeman’s Rest, Newport, 13.30
Sun 23 Whitgar Morris dance at The Old Smithy, Godshill, 14.00 and 15.00.
Sun 23 Quay Arts Folk Club with guests Millicent’s Favourite and Dave Godby, 19.30 CANCELLED DUE TO STAFF SHORTAGE
Tue 25 Origins Theatre Co. play Fresh Start with songs from John Bentley and John Hacker, at Aspire, Ryde 19.00. £8 on door or http://www.buytickets.at/originstheatre
Wed 26 Scarecrow at The Spyglass Inn, Ventnor, 20.30
Thur 27 Grizzled Skipper at the Bargeman’s Rest, Newport, 20.30
Thur 27 JC & Angelina at the Spyglass Inn, Ventnor, 20.30
Fri 28 Foodbank Blues, Quay Arts, 19.00, RUG band, Brighstone Barnacles, Red Sqwrl and Cajundaze, £5. Fundraiser for IOW foodbank.
Fri 28 Origins Theatre Co. play Fresh Start with songs from John Hacker and John Bentley, Shorwell Village Hall, 19.00. £8 on door or http://www.buytickets.at/originstheatre
Sat 29 Sweetcorn Fayre at Arreton Barns. Bloodstone Border Morris are dancing.
Sun 30 Didgeridoo – Joe Caudwell at Quay Arts Centre, Newport, 10.30. £5 donation on door
Sun 30 Second Time Around at Newport Alehouse, 14.00
Wed 3 JC & Angelina at the Bargeman’s Rest, Newport 20.30
Sat 6 Day at the Bay, Freshwater. SEE AMENDMENTS BELOW
Day at The Bay Amendments: 10.00 at the Lifeboat, The Crew replaces Fat Samba: Patsy Cabaret’s Singalong at Dimbola, 18.00 is replaced by a folk song session led by Brian Reeves.
Sun 7 Twelfth Day, fiddle & harp duo, Quay Arts Centre, Newport. 19.30 £10 advance £12 on door. Food available if booked on 822490.
Thur 11 Last Orders at the Dairyman’s Daughter, Arreton, 20.30
Fri 12 Second Time Around at Cowes Alehouse 20.00
Sat 13 & Sun 14 Beer and Buses Weekend. Bloodstone Border Morris and Men of Wight are dancing on Saturday.
Sun 14 Ralph McTell at the Medina Theatre, Newport, 19.30 £25 Tel. 823884
Sat 20 Trafalgar Day at Newport Ale House, Guith time tba.
Sun 21 Millicent’s Favourite play at the Sunday Morning Recital, Quay Arts Centre, Newport, 10.30. £5 donation
Fri 26 Halloween Bonfire, Arreton Barns. Bloodstone Border Morris are dancing.
Sun 28 Rachel Mcshane (Bellowhead) and the Cartographers, 19.30 £12.50
Fri 2 Second Time Around at Cowes Alehouse, 20.00
Sun 4 Medina Tattoo, Medina Theatre, Newport. Bloodstone Border Morris are dancing.
Wed 7 JC & Angelina at the Bargeman’s Rest, Newport, 20.30
Fri 9 to Sun 11 IW Ukulele Festival, Quay Arts Centre and Riverside Centre, Newport. Performances inc. JC & The Dance Preachers, workshops, jams etc. www.iowuf.com
Sat 10 Playford Ball at East Cowes Town Hall, £5. Tickets MUST be reserved in advance by email to email@example.com Suitable for experienced barn/ceilidh dancers only. Ideally period costume, if not, formal modern dress. Bring your own food & drink.
Sat 10 Pete’s Sake at The Bargeman’s Rest, Newport, 20.30
Tue 13 Sarah Mcquaid at Quay Arts Centre, Newport, 19.30. £10.
Fri 16 Lucid at Shanklin Theatre, 19.30 £ 11 in advance. Link below
Sat 17 Les Barker at Quay Arts Centre, Newport. 19.30 £10 or £12 on door, book via link below.
Sun 18 Second Time Around at Newport Alehouse, 14.00
Fri 23 Trio Dhoore, Quay Arts Centre, 19.30. £12.50
Fri 7 Second Time Around at Cowes Alehouse, 20.00
Sat 22 Bloodstone Border Morris celebrate the Winter Solstice, Culver Down, PO36 8QT 15.30
Wed 26 Island Morris sides dance at the Dairyman’s Daughter, Arreton, Noon. hosts. Wight Bells
Sat 12 Moore, Moss, Rutter at Quay Arts Centre, Newport, details tba
Sat 26 Symbio, accordion and hurdy-gurdy at Quay Arts Centre, Newport, details tba.
Fri 8 Tildon Krautz -‘ anti rational rabbit folk’! Quay Arts Centre, Newport, details tba
Tue 12 Andreas Tophoj & Rune Barslund, Quay Arts Centre, Newport,
Wed 20 Seven Drunken Nights, The Dubliners Story, Medina Theatre, Newport, 19.30 £20 Tel. 823884
Wed 1 Peter Knight and Jon Spires at Quay Arts Centre, Newport, details tba.
Sat 11 Wolverton Manor Folk and Blues Festival.
Sun 19 Andy Cutting at Quay Arts Centre, Newport, details tba
Fri 31 Yarmouth Sea Songs and Shanties Festival, Yarmouth
Sat 1 and Sun 2 Yarmouth Sea Songs and Shanties Festival, Yarmouth
Fri 21 to Sun 23 Bloodstone Border Morris 10th Birthday Rally.
Sat 22 & Sun 23 Rhythm of the Dance, Irish dance show, Medina Theatre, Newport, 14.30 and 19.30 £23.50 Tel. 823884
The Bargeman’s Rest www.bargemansrest.com
The Buddle Inn http://www.buddleinn.co.uk
The Cowes Alehouse www.cowesalehouse.co.uk
Arreton Barns & The Dairyman’s Daughter www.arretonbarns.co.uk
Medina Theatre www.medinatheatre.co.uk
Quay Arts Centre, Sea Street, Newport, P30 5BD www.quayarts.org
Shanklin Theatre https://www.shanklintheatre.com/
The Spyglass Inn, Esplanade, Ventnor, PO38 1JX http://www.thespyglass.com
The Woodvale, Gurnard, Cowes http://www.hotelcowes.co.uk/
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