August at The Spyglass Inn


August at The Spyglass Inn

August at The Spyglass Inn 1500 999 The Spyglass Inn

What’s on?

Ventnor truly comes alive in the summer and with a stunning beach, a great variety of brilliant walks, as well as special events and spectacular scenery it’s not hard to see why.

See some of our suggestions of things to do in Ventnor this month below. Don’t forget that you can stay right in the heart of it all here at The Spyglass in one of our self catering apartments. Wake up to sea views every morning. Call us on 01983 855338 or visit for more information and to check availability.

Accommodation at The Spyglass Inn

Live Music at The Spyglass

This month we are very excited to announce that we will have live music every evening as well as on Saturday and Sunday lunchtimes, so head on down every evening of the week to enjoy a great atmosphere whilst you relax with a hearty meal. Check out our full schedule below and be sure to keep an eye on our Facebook page for the latest news and updates.

Spyglass Live Music Poster - August 2019


You can’t miss Ventnor Carnival, one of the most exciting events of the year. Join us as the whole community comes together in celebration. Be sure to join all the locals here at The Spyglass after the parade to continue the party, our terrace is also a great spot to enjoy a portion of chips whilst watching the fireworks display, a finale to the main carnival.

14th – Children’s (From 12noon)
14th – Main Carnival and fireworks (From 19:00)
17th – Illuminated (From 21:00) 


Isle of Wight Scooter Rally

Calling all Mods! Every year thousands of scooters flock to the Isle of Wight for the world-famous Isle of Wight Scooter Rally, taking place over the August bank holiday weekend 23 – 26. Ventnor Esplanade is a popular stop and a great location to marvel at some of the stunning, customised scooters or if you’re planning to take part stop by for a drink by the sea before continuing on your travels.


Ventnor Park

If you haven’t been to Ventnor Park, it’s a must visit. Just a short walk from us here at The Spyglass, enjoy the tranquility of this award-winning park. Walk along the stream and see the Koi carps, meet the budgies in the aviary, visit the free outdoor gym or if you’re in the mood for a little friendly competition, why not head to the putting green and challenge your friends and family to a game or two. Head to for more information.

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