Isle of Wight Christmas Events 2012


Christmas 2012 on the Isle of Wight promises to be magical...

...with lots of Christmas events and festive things to do! Check our our list of Isle of Wight Christmas events so far.


Christmas Markets & Fairs

17th November  Cowes Christmas Fair  at Cowes Yacht Haven

25th November Christmas Market & Charity Swim at The Little Gloster, Gurnard

1st - 23rd December Isle of Wight Christmas Market at the Isle of Wight Military History Museum

2nd December Christmas Gift and Craft Fair Newport Football Club

6th - 9th December Brighstone Christmas Tree Festival Brighstone

9th December Christmas Market & Charity Dog Show at The Little Gloster, Gurnard

9th December Cowes Food and Xmas Gift Show at the Red Funnel Terminal, Cowes

11th - 15th December Christmas Tree Festival Cowes Methodist Church

16th December Pedlars at the Quay Christmas Market at Quay Arts, Newport

Family Christmas Events

17th - 18th November A Victorian Christmas at Osborne House

21st November - 6th January Festive Guided Tours at Osborne House

1st - 23rd December Santa's Grotto and Elves Workshop at The Needles Park

2nd December - Santa Dash 2012 - Ryde (In aid of Earl Mountbatten Hospice)

6th - 9th December Ryde's Dickensian Christmas Extravaganza Ryde

8th December Shanklin Christmas Festival Shanklin

8th  - 24th December (Selected days) Santa Specials at Isle of Wight Steam Railway

15th December Christmas in Ventnor 

15th - 24th December Christmas at the Owl & Monkey Haven Newport

22nd December Cowes Christmas Carnival

24th - 25th December Christmas Skating at Planet Ice, Ryde

26th December - Mince Pie Specials at Isle of Wight Steam Railway

27th - 30th December - Fresh Air and Family Fun at Robin Hill

1st January - New Year Specials - IW Steam Railway

Christmas Shows

1st December Big Band Wonderland at Medina Theatre

7th December Maddy Prior and the Carnival Band at Shanklin Theatre

8th - 9th December The Jungle Book on Ice at Planet Ice Arena in Ryde

9th December Christmas Concert, Youth Concert Band at Medina Theatre

22nd December - 2nd January Sleeping Beauty Christmas Panto at Shanklin Theatre

22nd - 30th December - Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Christmas Panto at Medina Theatre

Christmas Nightlife

7th December Best of British Xmas Bash at Coburgs, Ryde

15th December The Headfunk Christmas Party at The Blacksheep Bar, Ryde

19th December Jazz Jam Christmas Party at The Blacksheep Bar, Ryde

21st December Christmas Club Night at The Blacksheep Bar, Ryde

22nd December Christmas Party at The Loft, Newport

22nd December Xtreme Xmas at The Blacksheep Bar, Ryde

24th December IW Radio’s Omar vs Jakey Chan at The Blacksheep Bar, Ryde

31st December - The Electric New Year's Eve Party at Cowes Yacht Haven

31st December New Year's Eve Night Owls at The Blacksheep Bar, Ryde



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