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Festivals & Events

International Air Display 

Thursday 13 September International Air Display

The skies above Jersey have enjoyed an annual air display for over 60 years, delighting and attracting many tens of thousands of local residents and visitors to enjoy one of the most eagerly anticipated events in Jersey’s summer programme of activities. Coupled with the fact that it is arguably one of the finest free air shows in Europe, it is a must-see event. In 2017 the Latvian aerobatic display team the Baltic Bees closed the show as they showcased their skills in the skies above St Aubin. More 2018 display details to follow. www.jerseyairdisplay.org.uk

Friday 14 – Sunday 16 September Jersey Beer and Cider Festival

Jersey Beer & Cider Festival at People’s Park will see Liberation Brewery supply 10 or so of their own beers and up to 60 different beers will be imported from the UK – from small craft beer brewers to the big ones! There will also be up to 15 ciders, including La Robeline, Branchage ciders and La Rocquette cider. For those of you who don’t like beer or cider, don’t worry, there will be wine, gin, vodka and rum bars too. www.facebook.com/events/212767092625757/

Friday 14 – Sunday 16 September UBS Jersey Regatta

Three days of keen racing for sport boats, cruiser/racer, day boats, dinghy and sport catamaran classes. With a regular fleet of well over 100 boats racing and several hundred people on the water, the clubs are sure to be buzzing. 2018 will be the 20th running of the Jersey Regatta. www.jerseyregatta.com

Friday 14 – Monday 17 September The Healthy Living Festival

Celebrating all that is best in Wellbeing and Lifestyle. Over 40 Exhibitors including Readers, Therapists, Healthy Products & Services, Nutrition and Fitness. Exhibitors from the UK and Jersey. Free Admission to the event at the Radisson Blu Hotel Jersey. Come and be pampered and learn more about how you can lead a healthier lifestyle. www.barnespublishing.com/events.html

Friday 28 – Sunday 30 September Super League Triathlon

Super League Triathlon will return to Jersey’s Waterfront this year following the huge success of the inaugural event in 2017. Super League Triathlon is a spectator-friendly race series which gives triathlon fans an actionpacked and up-close experience. Fans can follow the best triathletes in the world from start to finish. More than 10,000 spectators watched last year’s event which saw both male and female competitors race for the Super League Triathlon Jersey title. www.superleaguetriathlon.com

Sunday 7 October Standard Chartered Jersey Marathon

The Standard Chartered Jersey Marathon is an established niche marathon. The race, which is split into three categories, Marathon, Relay Race and 3K Fun Run, attracted over 2,500 entrants with over 60% of marathon runners coming from off the Island. With a professional yet friendly atmosphere, the event welcomes a variety of runner types, elite athletes compete for prize money and times, while corporate teams vie for the prestige of winning the trophy and many others compete to do something truly amazing for the benefit of others. Why not make this marathon your first? www.jersey-marathon.com/home

Friday 12 – Saturday 13 October

The Roberts Garages Jersey Rally This year’s Jersey Rally is tipped to be the best yet. Watch as WRC to Club level rally cars race their way through the Island’s lanes. As the number of entries has grown, so has the scale of the event: 170 drivers and navigators, at least the same number of support crew, around 300 marshals, 100 or so officials and scores of spectators. High adrenaline action for all the family watching and cheering. www.jerseymotorsport.com

Monday 1 Oct – Sunday 11 Nov Tennerfest

The Channel Islands can look forward to 6 weeks of great meals at fixed prices. Restaurateurs on both islands are offering menus starting at £10 with £12.50, £15.00 and now £17.50 options. This enables the restaurants to offer a wide and exciting selection of food during this promotion. www.tennerfest.com

TBC La Faîs’sie d’Cidre (Cider Festival)

Join volunteers and course apple and cider experts at this Cider making festival. It’s not all about the cider – live music, creative activities for children, dance, great food, great company, competitions, poetry, Genuine Jersey stalls and living history. Lots to do, things to learn, people to meet and fun to be had! www.jerseyheritage.org

TBC Black Butter Making

Join the National Trust for Jersey as they make this delicious local delicacy from the Island’s apple harvest. Peel the apples, stir the pot and learn about the history and tradition of Black Butter making in Jersey and how it can be used with different foods today. Enjoy a traditional ‘Genuine Jersey’ market on the Saturday with pumpkin carving for the children. www.nationaltrust.je

TBC La Fête dé Noué

The St. Helier Christmas light switch on, heralds the start of La Fête dé Noué, a series of events and activities celebrating Christmas. Shop under the twinkling lights with late night shopping, amidst the festive windows, as shops compete in the Christmas window competition. Feast on your senses at the French and Genuine Jersey markets, and a take a trip to Greve de Lecq bay for Christmas gifts at the Simply Christmas event, in the unique setting of the historic barracks. Festive music brings Christmas cheer in concerts around the island and, of course, there is the Christmas Panto. www.jersey.com/events

TBC Ice Skating at Fort Regent

The ice skating rink will return to Queen’s Hall at Fort Regent operated by Ice Skate Jersey and sponsored by Sure. The ice rink will be a part of the Fort’s larger festive event so there will be lots happening ‘under the dome’! www.iceskatejersey.co.uk

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