Organising an event?

What is an event? It can be anything you want it to be, but you want it to be right.

This page aims to help you create your Isle of Wight event successfully, giving you access to the tools that you might need. It won’t guarantee a successful event and there will be many other elements that you may come across that are not listed here, this is just a start!

Please note that licensing guidelines have now changed since Covid-19. For events of more than 30 people, please take a look at this information from Isle of Wight Council: https://www.iow.gov.uk/Business/Licensing/Licencing-Major-Events/Events-Covid-Secure

Take a look at this video from Isle of Wight Council for information and advice on how to plan your Covid-19 secure event on the Isle of Wight:

As a destination marketing organisation, Visit Isle of Wight will help you with an event that will encourage visitors to the Island. There is a budget to support events, but this is limited. You can read the criteria here: https://visitwightpro.com/events-funding-application/

Please click on one of the subheadings below to get started!