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Isle Of Wight Festival

Newport | Seaclose Park, PO30 2QS, England
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Don't Bring Glass

Had a new bottle of Armani Code for the festival (never know when you need to smell fresh). Had it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
julianrossg
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London, United Kingdom
Perfect Atmosphere

There are people of all ages which makes the festival incredibly family friendly. The atmosphere is... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Kirsty T
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Wadhurst, England, United Kingdom
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Originally founded as a celebration of counterculture in the late 1960s, the award-winning Isle of Wight Festival is famous nowadays for kicking off the UK’s summer of major music events in style. Featuring a cool blend of legendary music icons and hot up and coming support acts, its line up never disappoints – plus the huge range of rides, refreshments, and other diverse entertainment on offer, keep visitors entertained at all hours! Whether you’re camping, glamping, or just popping in for the day, there’s no better way to start your summer.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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Newport | Seaclose Park, PO30 2QS, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a new bottle of Armani Code for the festival (never know when you need to smell fresh). Had it taken away at the gate. The security guard said; "Don't blame me, blame ISIS." Ok sure give me back my ARMANI CODE ISIS Anyway, the...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

There are people of all ages which makes the festival incredibly family friendly. The atmosphere is great and we always felt very safe.

Thank Kirsty T
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Good choice of music and activities for all ages along the way to the main arena. Toilets were grim to say the least but you learn to live with it however the biggest problem we found was the high number of thefts from tents. We...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

You are bound to have an amazing time no matter what the weather or company! The festival is easy to navigate and a great place to enjoy a huge variety of music whatever your taste may be.

Thank Daisy A
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

Four nights in a Tipi (see Eve's Tipis) on the side of a hill may not be everyone's tasse-de-the but we has a belting time. Well marshalled and scheduled event. Great music selection.. Hard to pick which smaller bands to miss as so much going...More

Thank Gary S
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

Good festival, loos, food, security etc all fine. Music is solid, although not the biggest choice. You get a real mixture of young and old here which gives it a nice friendly atmosphere, plenty of fun to be had. After several visits, generally good weather...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2017

Great event again and some amazing performances.. Avoided headliners this year - not my cup of tea but still enjoyed it all. Pretenders, Starsailor, Razorlight, George Ezra, Bastille, Kaiser Chiefs plus many more, - who needs headliners!!! Stayed in West Cowes because traffic on the...More

Thank John S
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

First visit, very impressed by organisation, e.g. Buses, loos, security etc. Great atmosphere, people out to have a good time and a few drinks, no antisocial behaviour. Sound quality high and big screens: I loved it.

1  Thank Ivorymadonna
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing festival. I had a green beard and a great time. Would definitely recommend to anyone. Ben was butterfly.

1  Thank Danrumsby
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

Went to the festival again this year. BRILLIANT. Acts were great, people were happy and all having fun. So worth a visit

1  Thank MrsBarr1996
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