Jersey Events 2024

The exciting and vibrant Channel Island of Jersey is extremely familiar with inspiring, thrilling and unique Jersey events.  Throughout the year, Jersey’s calendar is bursting with spectacular festivals, activities and celebrations that connect the community. The year of 2024 has an action packed calendar with an excellent selection of Jersey events that you do not want to miss.

Jersey Events Calendar 2024

Jersey Events in March 2024

Eat Jersey Food Festival – 20th to 24th March 2024

Jersey Events in April 2024

True Grit Wetwheels Challenge 2022 – 28th April 2024

Put your fitness to the test in this 4.3km challenge through the Ronez Quarry site on Jersey’s North coast. Taking place in one of Jersey’s most unique locations, the True Grit Wetwheels Challenge is a race with a difference taking on challenging terrain, difficult climbs and navigating the Ronez machinery.  The route is both fun and physical with the finish line worth the challenge with panoramic views opening out over Jersey’s stunning Northern coastline.  Raising funds and awareness for the charity Wetwheels, creating safe sea access and accessible power boats for a variety of disabilities, the challenge is a thrilling experience for an exceptional cause.

Jersey Events in May 2024

Trail Monkey Double Top Ultra Marathon – 4th May 2024

Taking endurance to new levels, the Trail Monkey Double Top Ultra Marathon is Jersey’s ultimate running challenge. Taking on 40 miles with a time limit of 12 hours, the Ultra Marathon has solo and relay options to experience this physically demanding event. Tackling the North coast twice, the challenge begins at St Catherine’s Breakwater and takes the coastal path all the way to Grosnez and back again. The event is designed to push you to your limits whilst admiring the beautiful sights on Jersey’s North coast.

Barclays Jersey Boat Show – 4th to 6th May 2024

This year’s Barclays Jersey Boat Show is celebrating its 15th anniversary and returns after a two year absence on the island.  The event remains the largest free public event in the Channel Islands attracting over 30,000 visitors every year.  Taking place around St Helier Marina, the Jersey Boat Show showcases the local marine industry with a wealth of motor boats and yachts on display as well as offering exciting demonstrations, an abundance of exhibitors and live entertainment and the weekend’s line-up also includes Royal Navy tours.  The 2022 event has an incredibly exciting line up and is set to return with an almighty splash.

Liberation Day 2024 – 9th May 2024

Commemorating the liberation of the islands from Nazi occupation at the end of WWII, Liberation Day is Jersey’s national day and biggest public holiday. An action-packed event featuring parades, live music, re-enactments and so much more, concluding with a spectacular fireworks display in St Helier over Elizabeth Castle. The first round-the-island cavalcade will also embark on its inaugural procession following postponement from 2021. This year’s event is set to be big, marking the first traditional celebration following two years of virtual events.

Liberation Day

Jersey 10k – 26th May 2024

Jersey International Motoring Festival – 30th May to 2nd June 2024

Taking over the People’s Park in St Helier, the largest motoring event in the Channel Islands boasts favourite cars from the motoring community as well as famous, historic vehicles from the international motorsports world.  The festival is one of the best classic car shows in Europe with a programme that includes fascinating roadshows, competitive sprints and challenging hill climbs as well as music, food and entertainment around the event.

Jersey Events in June 2024

Island Walk 2024 – 15th June 2024

Good Vibrations – 15th June 2024

Jersey Events in July 2024

Out-There Festival 2024 – 6th to 7th July 2024

This unmissable event will be held in the ‘Valley of the Unknown’, a unique destination and natural setting at Val de la Mare in St Ouen.  This electric dance event hosts a world-class lineup of DJs and performers across three stages showcasing house, disco and drum and bass music.  Whilst the lineup is yet to be announced, Out-There will undoubtedly be the best party of the Summer.

Accuro Jersey Triathlon – 7th July 2024

Held at Jersey’s iconic waterfront in St Helier, the Accuro Jersey Triathlon takes in some of the island’s best sights.  With a 750m swim in front of Elizabeth Castle, a challenging 40km cycle around the West of the island and a 5km run around St Helier Marina, the Accuro Jersey Triathlon is one of the most picturesque triathlon courses in the British Isles.  The Jersey Triathlon hosts five different events including standard, team relay and junior challenges set against the stunning Jersey backdrop.

Jersey Events in August 2024

Jersey Battle of Flowers – 9th August 2024

Jersey Battle of Flowers is one of the biggest annual events in the Channel Islands.  A spectacular day of vibrant colour, exquisite flowers and phenomenal entertainment, Jersey Battle of Flowers is one of the best floral carnivals in Europe.  Large colourful floats create the ultimate carnival atmosphere with vivid hand flowered designs, striking costumes and superb theming.

Jersey Battle of Flowers – The Moonlight Parade – 9th August 2024

The Weekender Festival – 31st August to 1st September 2024

The annual multi-genre music festival the Weekender takes over Jersey for two days in September.  The exciting weekend is packed with entertainment, activity and music with a lineup that spans the decades.  Welcoming today’s biggest names, pop legends and old-school classics, the Weekender Festival is Jersey’s ultimate music event.  With a menu of fun and interactive activities also on offer including talented street performers, silent discos and the official Weekender Picnic, the Weekender is the ideal music festival for all the family.

Jersey Events in September 2024

Gran Fondo Jersey – 8th September 2024

Back for the fifth year, Gran Fondo in Jersey is the ultimate cycling event with a long-distance route across the island. A new exciting tradition in Jersey’s cycling community.

Jersey International Air Display – 12th September 2024

The skies above St Aubin’s Bay burst into life during the Jersey International Air Display with an exceptional air display dancing just above your head.  The annual event is the finest free air show in Europe with a spectacular selection of aircrafts to admire, welcoming aircrafts from across the world as well as locally and many RAF aircraft.  The air display is also supported by two land-based air displays at Jersey Airport and in St Helier providing visitors with an up close vantage point of several magnificent aircrafts.

Jersey Regatta – 13th to 15th September 2024

One of Jersey’s most famous and popular sporting events, the 26th edition of the Carey Olsen Jersey Regatta arrives in St Helier in September 2024.  This lively, three-day social event boasts three days of racing for cruisers, day boats, sport catamarans, sports boats and dinghies.  In addition to numerous exciting boating events and welcoming both local and visiting boats, the Jersey Regatta also features windsurfing classes, club events and an activities programme to delight boating enthusiasts.

Swim Run Jersey – 14th September 2024

Racing around Jersey’s dramatic coastline, Swim Run Jersey will see teams battling some of the most challenging waters as they take on Jersey’s famous waves, some of the highest in the world, with the dramatic tides creating an ever-shifting course.  Participants can choose from the 20km sprint or the 53km full event which includes a total of 9 runs on the island’s rugged coastline and 8 swims through Jersey’s tricky waters.

Jersey Events in October 2024

Standard Chartered Jersey Marathon – 6th October 2024

Jersey’s annual marathon event attracts over 2,500 participants with more than half of the runners travelling from off the island.  One of the most scenic marathon events in Europe taking in the stunning sights of the island, the Jersey Marathon is a firm favourite with avid runners.  The event is split into three categories welcoming all ages and abilities with a thunderous atmosphere cheering you along as you challenge yourself.  The Jersey Marathon is said to be ‘a small race with a very big atmosphere’ and experienced runners return to the island over and over again to compete within such a welcoming environment and receive an incredibly supportive reception.

Jersey Events in November 2024

No events currently scheduled for November 2024

Jersey Events in December 2024

No events currently scheduled for December 2024

(Disclaimer: Please check dates with event organisers as the following event dates are subject to change at short notice.)