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The Big Beach Weekender

11th to 13 July 2024
*Late Flights Added*

Introducing the Big Beach Weekender, a series of outdoor summer shows featuring 'exceptional talent in an exceptional setting' on Ryde Harbour Beach just a short walk from our Ryde terminal. You won't want to miss the biggest beach party of the year. Get your tickets now!

  • Thursday 11th July - Join the Islands biggest comedy night of the year featuring, Maisie Adam, Dylan Moran, Harriet Kemsley and Hal Cruttenden.
  • Friday 12th July - The Island’s biggest 90's dance party night this summer with the UK’s number one 90’s dance anthems covers band Rhythm of the 90s.
  • Saturday 13th July -  The Island's biggest stand alone dance night for ravers of all ages, enjoy immense sets from the godfather of DnB , Andy C and his MC sidekick Tonn Piper, plus rapidly rising star Lens, accompanied by Dynamite MC on the mic. Plus many more.

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

Getting to The Big Beach Weekender

  • 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 a short walk from Ryde Harbour Beach.
  • We have added extra late flights so you can get home after the event.
  • View our flight timetable, book online now.


Date Late Flights Departing Ryde
Thursday 11th July 2115, 2215, 2300
Friday 12th July 2115, 2215, 2315
Saturday 13th July  2115, 2215, 2355