Tuesday 1 August 2023Women's Day

Since 2006, the Tuesday of Cowes Week has been our unique take on a Women's Day. The day celebrates the contribution and achievement of women in sailing and recognises some of the major successes of women in the sport.
Cowes Parade
17:00 - 18:30
Shoot the Moon
South West Ska Punk.
19:00 - 20:30
Female fronted band playing Blondie, Pretenders, Texas, Garbage and more.
21:00 - 22:30
Pin Stripe
A funky party rock band.
Cowes Yacht Haven
19:00 - 20:30
Martin Newman
Solo acoustic singer.
20:30 - 22:30
Mr Mojo
Modern covers band with amazing vocals and harmonies.
Northwood House
11:00 - 17:00
Northwood House Tea Garden
Home-made cakes, scones, sandwiches, hot & cold drinks and ice cream.
12:00 - 00:30
Mermaid Gin Garden
Premium uber-cool yurt bar hosting daytime chilled socialising with sampling and talks from the Isle of Wight distillery. Evenings feature exclusive and secret ticketed events.
12:00 - 00:00
The Lawn Bar
With it's relaxed and upbeat vibe, it's the perfect place to meet up to enjoy premium drinks & food. Free to enter before 9pm most days with live music at 8.30pm every evening.
The Fountain
Classic rockers with an epic sound.
The Anchor
14:00 - 17:00
The Wayfarers
Dynamic and energetic, with infectious energy, playing funk, pop and rock.
21:30 - 00:00
The Ohmz
8-piece Reggae/Ska band.
The Globe
Pop / electronic solo singer.
Ben Stubbs
Singer songwriter performing covers and songs from his newly released debut album.
Guitar & vocals duo, rock'n'roll, pop, swing, party band to get you singing & dancing.
The Duke of York
18:00 - Late
The Big Open Mic
Under 18's - 6pm Over 18's 7.30pm
Cowes High Street
11:00 - 18:00
Music, Entertainers, Facepainting and Glitter Tattoos
Fun for everyone at various locations throughout the High Street!
Classic Boat Museum
11:00 - 16:00
Classic Boat Museum
Open every day during Cowes Week from 11am through to 4pm. Over 70 boats, sailing, motor, lifeboats and BAR T1 2017 America's Cup Boat.
Yacht Club Function (by invitation)
Royal London Yacht Club, Ladies Lunch
Royal Yacht Squadron Regatta Ball
15:00 - 18:00
Women Who Rock the Boat - Royal Thames @ Commodores House
An event open to all on Women's Day under the banner of "Women who Rock the Boat". Come and join us for a glass of rosť post sailing; the first 50 tickets sold include a Women who Rock the Boat baseball Cap! Tickets are £10.
19:00 - 00:00
Royal Ocean Racing Club - Sam Social
Pop Up Restaurants
18:00 - 23:00
Commodores House, Cowes High Street
Open at 18.00 featuring the best locally produced food and shellfish prepared by the Isle of Wight's accolade winning Chef, David Rogers.