Isle of Man 2013 events
There are a great selection of events in the Isle of Man throughout the year, something to suit all tastes and interests.
Here are a selection of our favourites:
Easter Athletics Festival
29th - 31st March 2013
This is a great athletic and social weekend. Good, friendly competition in a different environment and, for some, the chance to win a bit of beer money (or more) along the way as well.
25th May - 7th June 2013
More than 100 years on and thrill seekers still venture to the Isle of Man every summer for the same reason the gentlemen of 1907 did, the Tourist Trophy more commonly known as the Isle of Man TT.
Tynwald Day - Manx National Day and public holidays
5th July 2013
National service and open air reading of the laws in Manx and English from Tynwald Hill. Fair continues throughout the day. Evening fireworks display starts at 22.45hrs.
8th - 11th July 2013
Four action packed days at the Steam Packet sponsored Southern '100', followed by the 'unique' Open Air Prize Presentation in Castletown Square adds a special finish to what has become known over the decades as 'the friendly races'.
Manx Grand Prix
17th - 30th August 2013
Motorbike racing on the mountain circuit