RANDALL’S BREWERY TOURS

SATURDAYS: APRIL – SEPTEMBER £5 Per Person

Randalls brewery Tours

Randalls brewery Tours

Bookings essential on +44(0)1481 720134

Randall’s brew Breda lager and Patois cask conditioned ale at their state-of-the-art La Piette brewery. There are conducted tours for the public on Saturday mornings at 11 o’clock. Tours last approximately an hour, cost £5.00 per person and include a free pint of lager/ale.

HERM ISLAND GARDEN TOURS

TUESDAYS from 9 APRIL – 10 SEPTEMBER

Take the ferry and explore the gardens of Herm with the Island’s Head Gardener

Contact the Herm Trident kiosk on +44 (0) 1481 721379 to book and for further information www.herm.com

NORMANDIE MARKET

SAT 25 till MON 27 MAY

Normandy Market St Peter Port

Normandy Market St Peter Port

Visiting market from Normandie, France

North Beach, St Peter Port

Contact Jack Honeybill +44 (0) 7781 113464

SEAFRONT SUNDAYS

VARIOUS SUNDAYS 26 MAY – 9 SEPTEMBER

Seafront Sundays

Seafront Sundays

Enjoy the atmosphere as the St Peter Port Seafront is closed off for various events and activities.

SURE FESTIVAL OF COMEDY

FRI 31 MAY – SAT 8 JUNE

Cutting edge stand-up from UK and international comedians with comedy shows, films and open mic session.

GUERNSEY PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL

WED 1 MAY – SAT 30 JUNE (TBC)

Guernsey Photography Festival

Guernsey Photography Festival

An annual festival offering a variety of photographic exhibitions throughout St Peter Port as well as talks, workshops, film screenings and competitions.

ITEX WALK

SAT 8 JUNE

The Guernsey Itex Walk

The Guernsey Itex Walk

Join this beautiful yet challenging around Guernsey charity walk of 40 miles. Individuals, relay teams and section only walkers welcome. See website for the charities that will be benefiting this year. Takes 11-14 hours and is great fun!

Starts from White Hart Pub , St Peter Port

THE QUEENS OFFICIAL BIRTHDAY

SAT 15 JUNE

Castle Coronet Guernsey

Castle Coronet Guernsey

Free entry to Guernsey Museum, Castle Cornet and Fort Grey all day

Castle Cornet, Guernsey Museum & Art Gallery and Fort Grey

LA VIAER MARCHI

MON 1 JULY

La Viaer Marchi

La Viaer Marchi

An evening of old Guernsey tradition, food and entertainment. Organised by the National Trust of Guernsey, this is an opportunity to see traditional crafts, dancing, language, costume, food and drink and to have lots of fun. Starts at 5:30pm

SUMMER FLORAL FESTIVAL WEEK

SAT 6 – SUN 14 JULY

Summer Floral Festival

Summer Floral Festival

Come to Guernsey for walks, talks, lectures, workshops and more during our Summer Festival. If you love gardens there’ll be something for you.

www.floralguernsey.co.uk

KPMG CASTLE NIGHTS

FRIDAYS FROM 12 JULY – 2 AUGUST

Castle Nights

Castle Nights

Music and entertainment at the castle. Free Entry. 7pm-9.30pm

Castle Cornet,  St Peter Port

ROCQUAINE REGATTA

SAT 27 JULY

Roquaine Reggata

Roquaine Reggata

A full day of entertainment, activities and fun, on stage, on the beach and in the sea. With something suitable for all ages why not come along and join us. The event is free and there is also free entry to Fort Grey, Maritime Museum.

Rocquaine Bay, Route du Rocquaine, St Peters

Contact Mr Simon Le Tocq at s_le_tocq@yahoo.com

Events start at 9.30am and run through till 6pm

TORTEVAL SCARECROW FESTIVAL

SAT 3 – SUN 4 AUGUST

Torteval Scarecrow Festival

Torteval Scarecrow Festival

This very popular event takes you through a beautiful area of the south west of Guernsey. Follow the trail and pick your favourite scarecrow, which come in all shapes and sizes, whilst taking in the natural beauty of the area. Refreshment’s available. Starts at Torteval Parish Church, Route de Pleinmont, Torteval

OUTDOOR THEATRE

FRI 9 – SUN 18 AUGUST (excluding Sun 11 August)

Outdoor Theatre in Guernsey

Outdoor Theatre in Guernsey

Oddsocks Presents ‘The Comedy of Errors’ by William Shakespeare at Vale Castle

THE SOUTH SHOW

FRI 9 & SAT 10 AUGUST

The South Show

The South Show

Traditional Show exhibits will be on show: vegetables, flowers, home-made produce etc. Entries will be from anyone living in St Martin’s, Forest, St Andrew’s and St Peter Port parishes. There are classes for adults and children. Alongside this event, we also run an Arts & Crafts event. There will also be held the South Show Horse event. Place: St Martin’s Community Centre

THE WEST SHOW

WED 14 & THU 15 AUGUST

The West Show Guernsey

The West Show Guernsey

Celebrating 100 years, agricultural and horticultural traditions are on show on Guernsey’s west coast, as well as an array of local costume. As well as entertainment within the arena area, there will also be fairground rides, various competition entries to view, music, refreshments and much more for all ages.

DONKEY DERBY

SAT 17 AUGUST

The Donkey Derby

The Donkey Derby

This popular annual event will include a variety of charity stalls, crown and anchor, not forgetting the donkey races! A tote will be set-up to enable you to have a “flutter” and a beer tent will be open for refreshments. PLace: Saumarez Park

FETE D’ETAI / SUMMER FESTIVAL

SUN 18 AUGUST

Guernsey Summer festival

Guernsey Summer festival

Family Fun with a historical theme: sword fights, archery, music, plays, crafts and hands on activities at Castle Cornet

THE NORTH SHOW & BATTLE OF FLOWERS

WED 21 & THU 22 AUGUST

The North Show Battle of Flowers

The North Show Battle of Flowers

Lots of family entertainment, including all of the traditional agricultural, horticultural and craft categories. The climax of the event is the “Battle of Flowers”, a classic island event, where locals compete to win the prestigious “Prix D’Honneur” award for the best mobile floral float at Saumarez Park

GUERNSEY AIR DISPLAY

THU 12 SEPTEMBER

Guernsey Air Display

Guernsey Air Display

Enjoy the history of yesteryear with the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight including the Lancaster, the Hurricane and the Spitfire with the flying precision of The Blades, the Breitling Wing Walkers and the sound and sight of the Red Arrows. Watch it where you can!

Skies above St. Peter Port 11am to 1.15pm

NERINE FESTIVAL

SAT 12 – SAT 26 OCTOBER

Nerine Festival

Nerine Festival

An exhibition of Nerines or “Guernsey Lilies” as they are popularly known. Hundreds of varieties in a wide range of colours will be on show. The bulbs are from the collection held by the Guernsey branch of the National Council for the Conservation of Plants and Gardens. Entry is free. A selection of Nerines will be on sale. Place: Candie Gardens

INTERNATIONAL CHESS FESTIVAL

SUN 20 – SAT 26 OCTOBER

This popular Festival attracts many players of all ages from across Europe. Whilst primarily for amateur players, several Grandmasters and International Masters have previously taken part. A seven round, FIDE rated, Swiss competition with cash prizes. Place: Peninsula Hotel

www.guernseychessclub.org.gg

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