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Isle of Wight Pride

12th to 14th July 2024

Enjoy all the fun and festivities of Isle of Wight Pride with Hovertravel - the fastest crossing to the Isle of Wight from Southsea.

The Isle of Wight Pride entertainment will take place on Eastern Gardens a short walk from our Ryde terminal, starting on Friday night with a launch party. On Saturday there will be a traditional parade at the start of the day, starting from Queens Road, down to West Street, Cross Street, Union Street and onto the Esplanade. The parade will finish next to the Community Village on the seafront where all the afternoon and evening entertainment will take place. The fun will continue on Sunday with more entertainment with Pride Plus. For further information visit

Getting to Isle of Wight Pride

  • If travelling by car our Southsea Hoverport is ideally located opposite a Council operated car park.
  • If travelling by National Rail the nearest rail station is Portsmouth & Southsea and our Hoverbus service will connect you to our Southsea terminal ready for your flight. 
  • Our Ryde terminal is conveniently located within walking distance of the Community Village on the seafront and the parade route.
  • View our flight timetable, book online now!