Arts & Culture

Manx LitFest

A gathering of literary types from around the British Isles, this is a chance to meet authors, illustrators and poets to discuss books and read new ones. Different venues around the Island.

September 27, 2023

Heritage Open Days

Manx National History Curators and Guides open doors and give tours around the Island showcasing social history, places of interest and objects in the National Collection that are not usually on display.

September 30, 2023

Isle of Man Festival of Choirs

Since 2010, this festival has quickly established itself as a serious yet friendly musical competition. The winner of each category will go through to the Choir of the Festival Final where they will be required to sing a 25-minute repertoire of their choice. Entry forms and details can be obtained from the organisers at

October 13, 2023

8:00 am

Villa Marina

Simon Brodkin: Screwed Up

In ‘Screwed Up’ Simon rips into celebrity culture, social media, the police, Putin, Prince Andrew and Jesus. Nothing is off limits in this hilarious show, including his own mental health, his family, his five arrests and how he once found himself at an underground sex party.

October 19, 2023

8:00 pm

Gaiety Theatre