Jersey

Things to do in Jersey

Image caption Jools Holland will be performing with his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra at Fort Regent

A few suggestions to help get the best out of island life.

Sales and markets

There are a number of car boot sales, markets and fetes taking place around the island this weekend.

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  • Grouville W.I. are holding at Car Boot Sale on Gorey Common from 0800 BST to 1300 BST (Saturday)
  • A Saturday Market is on at the St Peter Community Centre from 0900 BST to 1500 BST (Saturday)
  • Jersey Farm & Craft Market takes place at St Brelade's Parish Hall from 1000 BST to 1330 BST (Saturday)
  • St Peters Parish is having a Parish Fete from 1100 BST to 1600 BST on the Parish Field (Saturday)
  • There is a car boot sale on St Martin's school playing field from 0900 BST to 1230 BST (Sunday)
  • Grainville School is having a car boot sale from 0900 BST (Sunday)

Arts and Culture

Jools Holland will be returning to the island with his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra with guest vocalist Ruby Turner and Louise Marshall.

Jools will perform tracks spanning his entire solo career as well as songs from his latest album Rockinghorse.

Special guest singer, Sandie Shaw will also be performing alongside Jools and his orchestra.

At Fort Regent on Thursday 23 June 2011 from 2000 BST. Tickets range from £35-£60.

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  • There will be a showcase of Jersey's architectural talent including design awards, talks and tours (20/6/11 - 25/6/11)
  • The Jersey Museum are hosting an exhibition of paintings, drawings and sculptures by twentieth century artists
  • The Royal Yacht are hosting a Michael Jackson weekend at the end of June with tributes to the king of pop (24/6/11 - 25/6/11)
  • Ash Grunwald will be performing his own brand of junkyard soul at the Watersplash for Beach Beats (24/6/11)

Extra Inspiration

Jersey Live music festival

Jersey Tourism what's on guide

Channel Television what's on guide

Jersey Arts Centre

Jersey Opera House

Fort Regent

Jersey Heritage Trust

Branchage Film Festival

Grassroots Festival

Cineworld Jersey

Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust

Reg's Garden

Jersey Film Festival

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