Island Events

Walk the Isle of Man

This long established and hugely popular Festival is equally suited to individuals or larger groups. Participate in one of five specially selected daily walks over the five days, varying in distance and degree of difficulty. Each walk is led by an experienced and knowledgeable guide. Please bring food and refreshments.

September 26, 2023

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

Chris Kelly Memorial Rally

Cancelled for 2023 A one and half day staged race over closed roads. It covers some 130 miles of rallying including a stage in Ramsey Town centre.  

September 29 - September 30, 2023

8:30 am - 5:30 pm

TT Grandstand

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