Here is the What’s On guide for August 9.

Isle of Wight County Press: What's On guide - Music


Mark Fennell and Gary Plumley — Django’s, Newport (7pm-9pm).

Gary Decoursey — Crown Inn, Shorwell (7pm-9pm).

Remembering the King Elvis Presley record hop — Porchfield Cricket Club (7pm-11pm).

Steve Heath — Flanagan’s, Sandown.

The Doghouse Band — The Woodvale, Cowes.

Groovers — Wishing Well, Ryde (8pm).

The Folsom Prisoners — Cowes Yacht Haven (8pm).

Megan Brimson — Cowes Ale House (8pm-10pm).

Mark Cook — Steamer Inn, Shanklin (8pm-10pm).

JC and Angelina — Dairyman’s Daughter, Arreton (8pm-10pm).

Baggywrinkles Blues — The Folly Inn, East Cowes (8.30pm).

The Sharpetones — The Bargeman’s Rest, Newport (8.30pm-10.30pm).

#Hashtag — The Vine Inn, St Helens (9pm).

The Hillmans — King Harry’s Bar, Shanklin (9pm).

Silvertone — The Railway, Ryde (9pm).

That’s Life — Bugle, Yarmouth (9pm-11pm).

Beats Working — Olde Village Inne, Bembridge (9.30pm).

Blues Anonymous — Bar 74, Ryde (9.30pm).

Annie Deffern — High Park Tavern, Ryde (9.30pm).


Blues Anonymous — That 60s Place, Cowes (6pm).

JC and Sol — Django’s, Newport (7pm-9pm).

The Cool Connection — The Piano Café, Freshwater Bay (7.30pm-9.30pm).

Chris Brown — Flanagan’s, Sandown.

Storm — Royal British Legion, Shanklin.

Jukebox Jazz — Steamer Inn, Shanklin (8pm-10pm).

All that Jazz — Dairyman’s Daughter, Arreton (8pm-10pm).

Grizzled Skipper — The Bargeman’s Rest, Newport (8.30pm-10.30pm).

The Alberts — The Wheatsheaf, Brading (9pm).

Baggywrinkles Blues — High Park Tavern, Ryde (9pm).

X Directory — The Solent, Ryde (9pm).

Paul Anthony — Sandown Conservative Club (9pm-11.30pm).

The Meteors — The Castle Inn, Newport (9pm-midnight).

Atticus —  King’s Head, Yarmouth (9.30pm-11.30pm).


Sunday Sessions — Quay Arts, Newport (11.30am).

Poppy Dee — Django’s, Newport (1pm-3pm).

JC Jazz — The Bargeman’s Rest, Newport (1pm-3pm).

Jules Nelson — Steamer Inn, Shanklin (1pm-3pm).

Mojo Mamas — Dairyman’s Daughter, Arreton (1pm-3pm).

Usual Suspects — Buddle Inn, Niton (1pm-3pm).

Lewis and Stuart — Crab and Lobster, Bembridge (1pm-3pm).

Laurie McVay and the High Rollers — Jaguar Classic Car Show, Sandown Airport (2pm).

Wight Diamond — Rylstone Bandstand, Shanklin (3pm).

Mark Cook — Bugle, Yarmouth (3pm-5pm).

Pinstripe — High Park Tavern, Ryde (4pm).

Tasha — Cowes Ale House (4pm-6pm).

Sporting Life — The Railway, Ryde (6pm).

Phil Washington — The Solent, Ryde (6pm).

Jukebox Jazz —The Garlic Farm, Newchurch (6pm-8pm).

Dave B — Ventnor Bandstand.

Karaoke — The Castle Inn, Ryde (8pm-Midnight).


Jazz Jam with Jim Thorn Trio — Quay Arts, Newport (7.30pm).

The Shalfleet Shanty Singers — The Horse & Groom, Ningwood (7.30pm-10pm).

Jam on Mondays — The Crispin, Newport.

Trident concert band — Rylstone Bandstand, Shanklin (8pm).

Traditional Irish Session — Cowes Ale House (8pm).

Steve Parkes Hosts Hammond X666 Organ, Piano & Keyboard Club — The Wight Hotel, Sandown (8.30pm-11.30pm).


Ruby and Diamonds — Cowes Ale House (6.30pm-8.30pm).

Brading Community Choir — St Mary’s Church, Hall, Brading (7.15pm-8.45pm).

Bob Howarth — Rylstone Bandstand, Shanklin (7.45pm).

Charles Gold — Shanklin Chine.

Jam Night — Newport Ale House (8pm-10pm).

Folk Night — The Dairyman's Daughter, Arreton (8.30pm).

Jazz at the Mouse with The Grant O'Brien Trio — The Wight Mouse Inn, Chale (8.30pm-11pm).


Woody — Cowes Ale House (6pm).

Sandown and Shanklin Military Band — Rylstone Bandstand, Shanklin (8pm).

Open mic night — The Railway, Ryde (8.30pm).


Seaview Fun Choir — St Peter’s Church, Seaview (3.30pm-5.30pm).

Something About Mondays — Cowes Ale House (7pm-10pm).

Blue Brown — Shanklin Chine.

The Alberts — Cowes Yacht Haven (8pm).

Open mic night — The Solent Inn, Ryde (8pm-11.30pm).

Open mic night — The Old Comical, Sandown (8.30pm).

Jazz Blues Variety Evening with The Steve Parkes Piano Trio & guests — The Wight Hotel, Sandown (8.30pm-11.30pm).

Open mic night — The Vectis Tavern, Cowes (9pm).

Isle of Wight County Press: What's On guide - Art

Phil Capon: Feed Your Mind — Quay Arts, Newport (all week, 9am-5pm).

Nina Ross: Vast landscapes and hidden cultures — Quay Arts, Newport (all week, 9am-5pm).

Giles Clarke: Selected Stories — Quay Arts, Newport (all week, 9am-5pm).

Iconic Bowie —Dimbola, Freshwater (all week, 9am-5pm).

Inspired by Wight — Ventnor Botanic Garden (all week, 10am-5pm).

Summer Exhibition — Seaview Art Gallery (today (Friday) and Saturday, 11am-5.30pm, Monday to Wednesday, 1pm to 5pm, Thursday, 11am-5.30pm).

Cheverton Art Group exhibition — Newport Minster (Monday to Thursday, 10am-12.30pm).

Cowes Art Group Summer Exhibition — St Mary’s Church, Northwood Park (Saturday to Thursday, 10am-4pm).

Cowes Art Group Summer Exhibition — Holy Trinity Church, Cowes (Monday to Thursday, 10am-4pm).

Isle of Wight County Press: What's On guide - Music

Men in Sheds — Winchester House, Shanklin (today (Friday), Monday and Wednesday, 10am-4pm).

Tea dance — Ventnor Winter Gardens (today (Friday), 2pm-4pm).

Games night - Magic the Gathering TCG, Keyforge — Heroes, Newport (today (Friday), 6.30pm-10.30pm).

Fun prize quiz with chocolate round — Traveller’s Joy, Northwood (Sunday, 8pm).

Charity quiz — Flanagan's, Sandown (Monday, 8.30pm).

Free games day - Magic the Gathering Commander, Warhammer 40k/Age of Sigmar — Heroes, Newport (Sunday, 11am-4pm.)

Chair Dancing — Ventnor Winter Gardens (Monday, 6.30pm-7.30pm).

Tea dance – Ballroom and sequence dancing — IW Community Club, Cowes (Tuesday, 2pm-4pm).

Tea dance — IW Community Club, Cowes (Tuesday, 2pm-4pm).

Tea dance and live music with Chic and Bernie — Brading Town Hall (Tuesday, 2pm-4pm).

Games night - Board games, Pokemon TCG and Dragonball TCG — Heroes, Newport (Tuesday, 6.30pm-10.30pm).

Beginner ballroom and Latin dance classes — Riverside Centre, Newport (Tuesday, 7pm-8pm).

Charity quiz in aid of Layla’s Trust — Hong Kong Express, Newport (Tuesday, 9pm).

The Wellbeing Singing Group — St John’s Church Hall, Ryde (Wednesday, 11am).

Tea dance — Aspire, Dover Street, Ryde (Wednesday, 2pm-4pm).

Game night - Dungeons and Dragons — Heroes, Newport (Wednesday, 6.30pm-10.30pm)

Charity Quiz — Newport Ale House (Wednesday, 8.30pm).

Ventnor Carnival Disco with Kaftan — Ventnor Winter Gardens (Wednesday, 9pm-1am).

Rhymetime for babies and toddlers — Sandown Library (Thursday, 2pm-2.30pm).

Games night - Warhammer 40k/Age of Sigmar, Final Fantasy TCG — Heroes, Newport (Thursday, 6.30pm-10.30pm).

Improver ballroom and Latin dance classes — Riverside Centre, Newport (Thursday, 8pm-9.30pm).

Isle of Wight County Press: What's On guide - Theatre

Beyond the West End — Shanklin Theatre (Thursday, 8.15pm).

Isle of Wight County Press: What's On guide - Music

Barton Primary School, Newport (Friday, 10.30am), Northwood House small car park (Monday, 10.30am), West Wight Sports Centre, Moa Place, Freshwater (Monday, 1pm), outside Ryde Bowling Alley (Tuesday, 10.30am), Cricket Pavilion car park, St Helens (Wednesday, 10am), Lake Common, by the bench (Thursday, 10.30am).

Isle of Wight County Press: What's On guide - Music

IW Ramblers — Russell Road, Shorwell, 15 miles (Saturday, 9am).

IW Ramblers — Afton Road, Freshwater, five-point-seven miles (Sunday, 10.30am).

IW Ramblers — Turf Walk, Totland, seven-point-five miles (Thursday, 10.30am).

Parkrun — Appley Park, Ryde (Saturday, 8.45am).

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