Events 1.

There are links to websites of some venues at the end of this page.

REGULAR CLUBS & SESSIONS ARE LISTED IN EVENTS 2. 

December 2018

Sun 9  Last Orders at the Buddle Inn, Niton, 13.00

Wed 12  Waverley Folk and Music Night (not the usual night due to Christmas ) at The Waverley, Carisbrooke 20.30. Pub does meals. Car park is on Clatterford Road side. Bring a small plate of snacks to share.

Wed 12  John Hacker’s Folk Show for Vectis Radio 19.00.  Weekly show. 104.6 or online www.vectisradio.com See Events 2 for more details.

Wed 12  JC & Angelina at the Bargeman’s Rest, Newport, 20.30

Thur 13  The annual Christmas Reflections concert at Salvation Army Hall, 72 Pyle Street, Newport, PO30 1UJ. 19.00, in aid of Christmas Lunch Appeal. Entry- donation. Refreshments.

Thur 13   JC & Angelina at the Spyglass Inn, Ventnor, 20.30

Thur 13  Brighstone Barnacles and Slipshod Singers in concert, Brighstone Church, 19.30

Sat 15  Red Sqrwl at The Old Village Inn, Bembridge, 21.00

Sun 16  JC & Angelina at the Three Bishops, Brighstone, 12.30

Sun 16  Irish music playalong session at Quay Arts Centre, 15.00

Sun 16  Quay Folk Club at Quay Arts Centre with guests, 19.30

Mon 17  Carol singing around the pubs of Newport, led by Mr Baker’s Dozen. Meet at The Castle at 19.45,  The George 20.45, The Wheatsheaf 21.15, The Prince of Wales, 22.00

Wed 19  John Hacker’s Folk Show for Vectis Radio 19.00.  Weekly show. 104.6 or online www.vectisradio.com See Events 2 for more details.

Thur  20  Carol singing around Northwood, Meet at 13 Wyatts Lane at 17.45. Musicians and collectors welcome too.

Thur 20  JC & Angelina at the Spyglass Inn, Ventnor, 20.30

Fri 21  South Wight District Spasm Band at the Spyglass Inn, Ventnor, 20.30

Sat 22  Island morris sides dance at St Thomas’s Square, Newport, from noon.

Sat 22  Bloodstone Border Morris celebrate the Winter Solstice, Culver Down, PO36 8QT 15.30

Sun 23  Lucid at Salix Café, Small Hope Beach, Shanklin, 19.00 for 19.30. £10 inc. glass mulled wine & mince pie.

Sun 23  JC & Angelina at the Bargeman’s Rest, Newport 13.00

Wed 26  Performance of the Isle of Wight ‘Christmas Boys’ mummers play at 11.40, followed by Island Morris sides, hosted by Wight Bells, dancing from noon onwards, Dairyman’s Daughter, Arreton.

Thur 27  Christmas Party Night at the Gallybagger Inn (Old Reading Rooms) Chillerton. 20.00

Thur 27  JC & Angelina at the Spyglass Inn, Ventnor, 20.30

Sun 30  JC & Angelina at the Piano Café,  Freshwater, noon. .

Mon 31  New Year’s Eve buffet and ceilidh at the Dairyman’s Daughter, Arreton. Tel. 539361 for details

Mon 31  Feck! at the Griffin, Godshill, time tba.

January 2019

Wed 2  John Hacker’s Folk Show for Vectis Radio 19.00.  Weekly show. 104.6 or online www.vectisradio.com See Events 2 for more details.

Wed 9  John Hacker’s Folk Show for Vectis Radio 19.00.  Weekly show. 104.6 or online www.vectisradio.com See Events 2 for more details.

Sat 12  Moore, Moss, Rutter, winners of Radio 2 Folk Award 2011, at Quay Arts Centre, Newport, 19.30. £12.50 or £15 on door. Link below.

Wed 16  John Hacker’s Folk Show for Vectis Radio 19.00.  Weekly show. 104.6 or online www.vectisradio.com See Events 2 for more details.

Sun 20  Andy Roberts at the Waterfront Inn, Totland Bay, 14.30

Wed 23  John Hacker’s Folk Show for Vectis Radio 19.00.  Weekly show. 104.6 or online www.vectisradio.com See Events 2 for more details.

Sat 26  Wight Bells annual Barn Dance at the Riverside Centre, dancing to The Caulkheads, Newport 19.30. Adults £5/children £2.50. Tickets 401685. Proceeds to Sophie Rolf Trust

Sat 26  Symbio, accordion and hurdy-gurdy at Quay Arts Centre, Newport, 19.30. £12 in advance, £14 on door. Link below.

Wed 30  Waverley Folk and Music Night at The Waverley, Carisbrooke 20.30. Pub does meals. Car park is on Clatterford Road side.

Wed 30  John Hacker’s Folk Show for Vectis Radio 19.00.  Weekly show. 104.6 or online www.vectisradio.com See Events 2 for more details.

February 2019

Wed 6  John Hacker’s Folk Show for Vectis Radio 19.00.  Weekly show. 104.6 or online www.vectisradio.com See Events 2 for more details. THIS WILL APPEAR ONLY IN EVENTS 2 IN FUTURE.

Fri 8  Tildon Krautz, at Quay Arts, Newport, 19.30. Self-styled ‘Anti- rational Rabbit Folk’, they write songs that sound old influenced by American old-time folk and bluegrass. £10 in advance, £12 on door. Link below.

Sat 23  Nick Harper, singer songwriter & guitarist, at Quay Arts Centre, Newport, 19.30, £15 in advance, £17 on door. Link below.

Wed 27  Waverley Folk and Music Night at The Waverley, Carisbrooke 20.30. Pub does meals. Car park is on Clatterford Road side. NOTE: THIS WILL ONLY APPEAR IN EVENTS 2 IN FUTURE.

March 2019

Tue 12  Andreas Tophoj & Rune Barslund, Quay Arts Centre, Newport, 19.30. Danish duo with fiddle, accordion, viola, whistle & vocals, this is their second visit to Quay. £12.50 in advance, £15 on door. Link below.

Sun 17  St Patrick’s Night at Porchfield Cricket Club with Last Orders, Pete’s Sake, DJ Shamrock and more tba. Food available. Tickets 07969 735728

Wed 20  Seven Drunken Nights, The Dubliners Story, Medina Theatre, Newport, 19.30  £20 Tel. 823884

May 2019

Wed 1  Peter Knight and Jon Spires at Quay Arts Centre, Newport, details tba.

Fri 3  Simon and Garfunkel Story, Shanklin Theatre, 19.30. 01983 868000

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. See facebook page. mail: nicktaylor160@gmail.com

June 2019

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

July 2019

Fri 12 to Sun 14  Rhythmtree Festival at Three Gates Farm, Calbourne.

August 2019

Fri 2  Lindisfarne at the Medina Theatre, Newport, 19.30. £24.50/£23. 50 concessions. 01983 823884. Online link below £1 extra.

October 2019

Sat 5  A Day at the Bay and Freshwater Fringe

VENUE LINKS

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/

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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