Events

Bryher St Agnes St Martin's St Mary's Tresco

Walk Scilly Autumn Weekend October 2019

The smaller autumn version of the earlier Walk Scilly spring event covers the five islands and a series of walking extravaganzas. Enjoy a long weekend, exploring the Isles of Scilly guided by local experts, you can discover rich history and archaeology, have a go at foraging or explore one of the uninhabited islands.

For a full programme of events contact the Tourist Information Centre on 01720 422031.

Bryher St Agnes St Martin's St Mary's Tresco

Taste of Scilly Food Festival September 2019

The islands are famous for their local produce, fresh seafood and wide choice of dining options. Throughout September, the Isles of Scilly will host the Taste of Scilly Food Festival. Celebrating the best of the food and drink that the islands have to offer.

Wherever you are on Scilly, you’re never more than a short walk or boat trip away from freshly caught fish and seafood. Whether you choose to dine in a pop-up crab shack, enjoy the atmosphere of a lively gastropub, or tuck into fish and chips on the harbour, you can easily spend a week letting your taste buds do the exploring.

To find out more about the month long festival contact the Tourist Information Centre on 01720 422031

Low Tide Event, walk between Tresco and Bryher
Bryher Tresco

The Low Tide Event

September 1st 2019

There are certain days when lunar forces combine creating Spring tides so low that it’s possible to walk between the channel of Bryher and Tresco.  Mid-channel there’s a sandbar where Tresco Island sets up a pop-up event, including a pop up BBQ & bar, games and live music.

For full details contact Tresco Island on 01720 422849.

*Please check tide times and the weather forecast before making the crossing, never walk in fog and always tell someone where you are going.

Bryher

Bryher Fete

11 August 2019

Bryher annual fete, with stalls, games, music and general family fun.

St Agnes

St Agnes Fete

4 August 2019

St. Agnes annual fete with stalls, games, music and general family fun.

World Ranger Day, Isles of Scilly Wildlife Trust, Event
St Mary's

World Ranger Day

31st July 2019

There is so much happening in Scilly, if you know what you’re looking at and take the time to really look! This is a fantastic opportunity to meet the Isles of Scilly Wildlife Trust’s Ranger Team and discover what they get up to on a day-to-day basis!

Join the Isles of Scilly Wildlife Trust’s Education Ranger for a guided walk through the Lower Moors Nature Trail & SSSI, RoseHill Nature Garden & the PorthLoo Fields looking at the conservation management which takes place and looking out for wildlife; who knows what characters you might see?

There will also be an opportunity to meet the Rangers, see them in action and ask them any questions you may have about the work they do!

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St Martin's

St Martin’s Fete

28 July 2019

St. Martin’s annual fete, with stalls, games music and general family fun.

Miracle Theatre - A Perfect World, Summer 2019 - Isles of Scilly
St Martin's St Mary's Tresco

Miracle Theatre – A Perfect World

July 2019

A rollicking music-filled adventure touring the great outdoors this summer!

Written and directed by Bill Scott with original music by Tom Adams.

A Perfect World follows a feisty young woman as she ventures into a ‘Boy’s Own’ world of undiscovered jungles, treasure maps, campfires and penknives.

Leading her team of quarrelsome explorers she stumbles into a bountiful paradise, whose inhabitants seem entirely peaceful, productive and fulfilled.

Is this tranquil place the best of all possible worlds? Or is all too good to be true?

24th July, St Martin’s – Book Now
25th July, Tresco – Book Now
26th July, St Mary’s – Book Now
27th July, St Mary’s – Book Now

Coastal Walk & Sea-Watching - Isles of Scilly Wildlife Trust, Event
Bryher St Agnes St Martin's St Mary's Tresco

Coastal Walk & Sea-Watching

July 2019

There is so much to see around Scilly’s coastline, if you know what you’re looking for and take the time to really look! These excursions are fantastic for those who haven’t quite acquired their sea-legs or prefer viewing wildlife from terra firma!

Join the Isles of Scilly Wildlife Trust Education Ranger for a guided coastal walk out and around a part of Scilly. Looking for wildlife and Scilly treasures not just on land but at sea too; who knows what characters you might see?

Maybe the elusive Scilly Shrew, Green Tiger Beetle, our incredibly special Orange birds-foot? Possibly even Porpoise, Dolphins, Seals or our some of our internationally important breeding seabirds?

12th July, Bryher – Book Now
16th July, Tresco – Book Now
19th July, St. Martin’s – Book Now
22nd July, St. Agnes – Book Now
25th July, St. Mary’s – Book Now

Bryher St Agnes St Martin's St Mary's Tresco

Scilly Swim Challenge Events

Starting at sunrise, swimmers will attempt to swim and walk between six islands over a series of events throughout the year, the event focuses on the challenger aspect of open water swimming rather than it being a race.  The events will start and finish on St. Mary’s, the main island, visiting St. Martins, Tresco, Bryher, Samson and St. Agnes.

To find out more visit the Scilly Swim Challenge.

  • Spring Scilly Swim Challenge 25th May 2019
  • Scilly 360 Swim Race 27th July 2019
  • Two Day Scilly Swim Challenge 7-8th Sep 2019
  • One Day Scilly Swim Challenge 10th Sep 2019

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