What better way to kick start your Christmas than with a break on the Isle of Wight?

‘Tis the season to be jolly! And what better way to kick start your Christmas than with a break on the Isle of Wight? Yes, most of Whitecliff Bay’s own facilities will be closed during those winter months, but fun and games are still to be had on the island, and here we’re going to introduce you to three great examples.

Jayne’s Vintage and Retro Fayre – December 6 2015, 10:00am to 4:00pm, Wooton, Free

If you’re coming to the island very soon, then you should consider putting this star event atop your itinerary tree. The Vintage and Retro Fayre features many Christmas stalls, unique gifts on offer, a raffle (raising money for Macmillan Cancer Support), and they also have a tea parlour where you can enjoy hot drinks and snacks. More details can be found here.

Christmas Buffet Dance – December 12 2015, 7:30pm, Newport, £27.50 per person

If you’re looking for a great meal and a fun night out, then this dinner dance is for you. After a small reception, you’ll enjoy a first-class buffet dinner, followed by dancing. Styles on offer for the night include (but are not limited to) Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Line, Rock & Roll – the list goes on. Book your place there now! More details here.

Christmas in Ventnorville – December 12 2015, 10:30am, Ventnor

If you have the kids with you, then you’ll need to ensure they have a great Christmassy day out at least once! And, of course, they’ll need to get a word in with Santa. “Christmas in Ventnorville” is the day out for you! Starting from 10:30am and going into the early evening, the event will include an Arts and Crafts Fair from 10:30am to 4:00pm, Santa’s Grotto from 10:30am to 3:00pm, a Live Nativity Scene from 11:00am to 2:00pm, and much, much more.

What are you waiting for? The Isle of Wight has so much going on for the whole family. If the above events don’t sound like your scene, then you can still enjoy all the island’s natural beauty, as well as many boutique shops, fine eateries and other establishments in the many charming towns and villages dotted around the islands. Check out our latest accommodation deals and book your Christmas getaway with us today.