Free admission, free park and ride
Preceded on the Wednesday evening (Dec 5th) by the special "Lights of Love" carol service in Brighstone Church at 7pm to which all are welcome, the Brighstone Christmas Tree Festival opens the next day in all seven locations until Sunday Dec 9th. After which three locations will remain open until Jan 1st (St Mary’s Church, The Isle of Wight Pearl, and by arrangement, the Methodist Church).
A myriad of attractions awaits you to put you in the festive mood. FREE PARK & RIDE; FREE ADMISSION; AND FREE MULLED WINE WHILE STOCKS LAST.
Over 200 theme decorated trees in seven venues (Brighstone Church, the Methodist Church, The Wilberforce Hall, The Three Bishops Pub, The Reading Rooms, Mottistone Church and the Isle of Wight Pearl). Plus children's trees in the library and on Saturday and Sunday you can see Santa (between 11am and 3pm) in the Winter Wonderland at the Exchange in New Road (halfway between the Parish Church and the Methodist Church). Musical entertainment, concerts, carol singing, craft fairs, cake raffles, and over the weekend a mini market, hand bell ringing, Winter Wonderland with Santa's Snowy Grotto, Lace-making Demonstrations, and face painting. All Concerts during the festival and into the following week in Brighstone Church set against the stunning backdrop of all the trees. Delicious refreshments available daily. See www.bxtf.org for full programme and diary of events.
Park and Ride - the free park and ride will operate from the Isle of Wight Pearl on the Military Road into Brighstone village. Hop onto one of our mini buses which will take you to the Methodist Church to start your tour. Buses arrive and depart from there every 15-30 minutes. The service is 10am to 5.30pm, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. A second FREE shuttle service is from The Three Bishops which will take you to Mottistone and back. So you can leave your car free of charge and relax.
Donations welcomed. All proceeds to charity.
Be assured of a warm Christmas-y welcome at Brighstone Christmas Tree Festival.
* Accessibility Information - disabled parking and toilets, facilities for wheelchairs and buggies.
* Public parking and toilets.
* Coach parties welcome.
Map & Directions
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