The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Weekend – What’s On

Make the most of the Jubilee celebrations and spend some quality time with loved ones sailing around The Solent. We still have limited availability for yacht charter over the Queen's Platinum Jubilee Weekend. With plenty of activities taking place to mark this historic milestone, there will be lots of fun to take part in if you decide to moor up and explore, from family festivals, foodie street markets, and outdoor picnics in the park. View our Late Offers for remaining availability.

Saturday 4th June,
The Big Eat Street Food Festival

Royal Victoria Country Park

The event will include a number of Commonwealth food options to celebrate the Queen’s Jubilee.

The event is free entry and as well as delicious food there will be live music and children's entertainment throughout the day.

Sunday 5th June,
The Big Platinum Festival (ticked event)

Mayflower Park

A full day of family-friendly festivities in tribute to the Queen’s Jubilee.

Highlights at this ticketed event will include local artists ranging from music and DJs to buskers, dancers and poets, food stalls and cooking demonstrations, funfair rides, and family activities.

Sunday 5th June
The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Picnic in the Park (Cowes)

Northwood House

A giant ''Picnic in the Park''' this event will have live music all afternoon, a children's arena with games and entertainment, a fun dog show and local community stalls. The Northwood House Tea Room will be open for cream teas, along with a bbq, with the popular Lawn Bar being open from 11.30am until 6pm for Pimm’s on the lawn and refreshments.

Sunday 5th June
Lymington and Pennington Picnic in the Park

Woodside Park

Expect organised fun sports and games, a dog show, amusements, and live music. There will be a children’s craft tent, raffle, community & charity stalls, and hot and cold food. Take your best picnic blankets, picnic chairs, and picnic hampers. Be prepared to be entertained too, including by dancers from the New Forest Academy of Dance!