Tynwald Day, the National Day of the Isle of Man

Tynwald Day, the National Day of the Isle of Man

Carving turnips is a Manx Hop Tu Naa tradition

Carving turnips is a Manx Hop Tu Naa tradition

Viking Long Boat Races is a great day out in Peel

Viking Long Boat Races is a great day out in Peel

Annual Viking Long Boat Races at Peel Harbour

Annual Viking Long Boat Races at Peel Harbour

Yn Chruinnaght, an annual festival of Manx music and dance

Yn Chruinnaght, an annual festival of Manx music and dance

Traditional & Cultural

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  1. Add Island at War to your Itinerary

    Island at War

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    Family Event

    Isle of Man ,

    Island at War returns once again for the 2019 season. Join us on the steam railway between 17th – 18th August for a weekend guaranteed to bring back nostalgic memories! The fabulous Swingettes will be joining us as well as period vehicles, craft…

    Dates

    From:
    17 Aug 2019to18 Aug 2019
  2. Add A Thousand Years, A Thousand Welcomes to your Itinerary

    A Thousand Years, A Thousand Welcomes

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    Exhibition

    Ramsey

    In 1979, the Isle of Man celebrated 1000 years of Tynwald, the oldest continuous parliament in the world. It was a year of special events and royal visits, with Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II presiding over Tynwald Day.

    Forty years later, 'A…

    Dates

    From:
    22 Aug 2019to29 Aug 2019Open 09:00 - 16:00
  3. Add Our Island:Our World (OIOW) to your Itinerary

    Our Island:Our World (OIOW)

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    Festival

    Peel

    Our Island:Our World is A Festival of World Music and Culture, featuring concerts with bands and artists from all over the world.

    Dates

    From:
    30 Aug 2019to31 Aug 2019Open 12:00 - 22:30
  4. Add Manx Litfest to your Itinerary

    Manx Litfest

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    Festival

    The annual Manx Litfest brings authors, poets, illustrators and storytellers from around the British Isles to the Isle of Man.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Sept 2019to29 Sept 2019
  5. Add Heritage Open Days to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days

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    Cultural

    Event information released late summer.


    Please see event organisers' website for further details. 

    Dates

    From:
    4 Oct 2019to6 Oct 2019
    From:
    11 Oct 2019to13 Oct 2019
  6. Add Hop tu Naa Festival to your Itinerary

    Hop tu Naa Festival

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    Hop tu Naa/Bonfire Night

    Sound Road

    Celebrate our annual Hop Tu Naa traditions at our wholesome, family friendly home grown festival. Hop tu Naa was traditionally considered to be the beginning of the Celtic new year and the start of winter.

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    From:
    25 Oct 2019to31 Oct 2019Various Opening Times
  7. Add Turn Up for Turnips to your Itinerary

    Turn Up for Turnips

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    Family Event

    Port St Mary

    Head to Cregneash and carve your turnip lantern in time for Hop tu Naa.

    Celebrated on the 31st of October, Hop tu Naa is the Manx equivalent of Halloween, with some very important differences. Unmistakably, one of the key features of hop-tu-naa is…

    Dates

    From:
    26 Oct 2019to31 Oct 2019
  8. Add Traditional Hop Tu Naa at Cregneash to your Itinerary

    Traditional Hop Tu Naa at Cregneash

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    Family Event

    Port St Mary

    The ‘Traditional Hop-Tu-Naa’ day will be a day for people to head to Cregneash and soak up the atmosphere of Hop-Tu-Naa with traditional activities such as crafts, music, singing, dancing.

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    From:
    27 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  9. Add Manx Music, Speech and Dance Festival to your Itinerary

    Manx Music, Speech and Dance Festival

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    Festival

    Douglas

    Nine day competitive festival with over 200 classes for Drama, Dance and Music of all kinds. Taking place in the Villa Marina and St Thomas' Church this 127 year old Festival brings around 4,000 participants of ALL ages together to perform and enjoy…

    Dates

    From:
    25 Apr 2020to2 May 2020