Toolkit – FESTIVAL OF THE SEA 2016


Here are “assets” that you are free to use in content and material you may choose to create when marketing your own tourism businesses and the Isle of Wight. You can use the photos, words (including useful descriptions) and graphics on this page on your website, in newsletters or other forms of advertising.  Please credit photos as follows: copyright Visit Isle of Wight Ltd 2016

Between now and the Festival in June we will add more and more free material including videos, whats on guides and more graphics. Keep coming back for updates. You can copy these banners to use on your website to attract people to consider visiting the Island in June. If you would like to add to link to the correct events page on the Visit Isle of Wight website then here is the link to copy:




  1. Here is a WORD DOCUMENT that contains descriptions of the 2016 Festival of the Sea that you can copy and paste into your own documents
  2. Below is a simple description you can copy and paste:

Set sail for Visit Isle of Wight’s Festival of the Sea this June!  With the Round the Island Race circumnavigating our coastline, swashbuckling fun from Shipwreck Isle and new for 2016, the thrilling French Solitaire du Figaro yacht race arriving in port, be sure not to miss the boat for these and other exciting events and activities.

Step ashore or take to the sea for Visit Isle of Wight’s Festival of the Sea in June; we’ve a raft of maritime activities and events for sea dogs and landlubbers alike!

Be part of the party as the world class Solitaire du Figaro yacht race sails into port for the first time. Watch the Round the Island Race circumnavigate our coastline, and take part in swashbuckling fun for the whole family at Shipwreck Isle.

Enjoy a guided coastal walk, sample some divine seafood or relax in the sun listening to sea shanties; don’t miss the boat – just hoist the mainsail and set sail for the Festival of the Sea! Find out more at

Here are four Facebook headers that you can use

Here are four banners that don’t have the Isle of Wight logo in the corner in case you want to add your own company logo and use these banners to promote the event on your website or emails.






Here is a collection of free to use images you can copy and paste into your own work to promote the Festival of the Sea and the Island’s maritime mix

(c) Visit isle of Wight LTD 2016

For a list of the latest events and activities planned so far for the 2016 Festival of the Sea, click on the banner below.