Most guest houses and self-catering accommodations on Sark remain open all through the year, please go to our ‘Where to Stay’ page for more information.
Monday 2nd February 2015 Introduction to the Alexander Technique (a simple and practical method for self-improvement and self-help. There are benefits for chronic back pain too.) 2 hour workshops to introduce the principles of the Technique. The Island Hall 5.30pm – 7.30pm. Contact Yvonne on 01481 832820 or email@example.com for further information. Cost £10 per person. If enough funds are taken a donation to Professor Saint Fund will be made. Book at the Island Hall, please bring a blanket or a mat and a paperback book.
Thursday 5th February 2015 Continuation of the above
Friday 6th February 2015 Messy Church at the Methodist Chapel. Messy and fun creative activities for families, a Messy celebration and a lovely dinner. 4-6pm. Donations welcome.
Saturday 7th February 2015 – Charity darts 7pm onwards match at the Island Hall 01481 832666
Wednesday 11th February 2015 - Quiz league 7.30 pm Island Hall
Saturday 21st February 2015 - JUMBLE SALE 2pm Island Hall to raise funds for the Red Cross
Wednesday 25th February 2015 - Quiz league 7.30 pm Island Hall
Saturday 28th February 2015 Stocks Hotel re-opens, call 01481 832001 for hotel and restaurant bookings.
Monday 2nd March 2015 – Sark Wildlife exhibition at the Sark Visitor Centre from noon until Sunday 3rd May
Sunday 15th March 2015 Stocks Hotel host the 2nd special lunch in conjunction with La Societe Sercquaise, followed by the showing of some more old film footage of Sark taken by Reg Adams during the 1950′s, 60′s and 70′s. Raising funds for the Old Film Fund. Phone Stocks to book your table 01481 832001.
Wednesday 18th March 2015 - Quiz league 7.30 pm Island Hall
Friday 20th March 2015 A special gourmet dinner at Stocks Hotel featuring a special banquet menu with complementary matching wines accompanying each course. Phone Stocks Hotel 01481 832001 for more details and to book.
Saturday 28th March 2015 Murder Mystery evening dinner at Stocks Hotel ‘Murder by Chocolate’. Phone Stocks on 01481 832001 for bookings.
Early April date TBC Spring ‘Starfest’ weekend on Sark, during which our very special new island observatory will be officially opened.
Easter Friday 3rd April 2015 Sailing model boats on the duck pond at Beauregard 10.30am. Hot chocolate and hot cross buns guaranteed, even if the weather isn’t! For charity.
Easter Monday 6th April Launch of 5 bays in 5 days challenge. More details soon ….
21st – 28th April 2015 Lynda Fairbairn will be a special ‘artist in residence’ at Stocks Hotel. Lynda will take individuals and small groups on short, prearranged art tuition classes to various locations around the island. Call Stocks to book.
Wednesday 22nd April 2015 La Sablonnerie Hotel re-opens in Little Sark. Call Elizabeth on 01481 832061 for hotel and restaurant bookings.
Saturday 25th April until Sunday 10th May 2015 WILD FLOWER FORTNIGHT;
Sat 25th April 2015 2 pm ~ Gouliot headland
Sun 26th April 2015 2 pm ~ Little Sark
Mon 27th April 2015 2 pm ~ Greve de la Ville and Point Robert
Wed 29th April 2015 2 pm ~ Derrible/Hogsback
Sat 2nd May 2015 2 pm ~ L’Eperquerie
Sun 3rd May 2015 2 pm ~ Little Sark
Mon 4th May 2015 (bank holiday) 2 pm ~ Dixcart Valley
Wed 6th May 2015, 2 pm ~ Visitor Centre to La Sablonnerie
Sat 9th May 2015 2 pm ~ L’Eperquerie
Friday 1st May 2015 Piano concert by Leslie Howard The Island Hall 8 pm Tickets £15/£10 Friends of Sark Music
Monday 4th May 2015 - ‘Occupation’ exhibition at the Sark Visitor Centre from noon until Sunday 7th June
Wednesday 6th May 2015 Special Single Malt Whisky tasting dinner featuring a special banquet menu with complimentary matching style Single Malt Whiskies with each course. Book with Stocks Hotel.
Saturday 9th May 2015 10.30 am Guided walk ‘Glimpses of the Occupation’ Visitor Officer Karen Adams will offer a 2 hour walk looking at places of significance related to the German Occupation of Sark during World War II. Tickets cost £4 per adult, on sale from the Tourism Office. Call 832345 to book, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday 9th May 2015 Cricket SCC V Sark CC (charity match) 12pm Millenium Field
Sunday 10th May 2015 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Sark from German Occupation. 09.45 Sark Belle departs Guernsey, bringing over all specially invited guests for the day, including the Chelsea Pensioners, the Gurkhas, members of the clergy etc. and possibly a jazz band! Arriving at Creux harbour. 10.00 The normal passenger boat will depart Guernsey. Those visitors wishing to join us in our celebrations will come through to the Creux harbour where the daytime events will be taking place. 11.15 Battle of Britain flyover at Creux harbour (TBC) 11.15 After the flyover, the Service of Commemoration. 12.00 An official unveiling of a granite plaque by Mrs Nellie Le Feuvre, the last remaining deportee living on Sark, to commemorate those who were deported by the Germans to work camps in Eastern Europe. 12.15 till 2pm A marquee reception at the Creux Harbour. All are welcome. 14.00 the Chelsea Pensioners will be taken on a carriage trip.
Tuesday 19th May 2015 Coull String Quartet The Island Hall 8 pm Tickets £15/£10 Friends of Sark Music
Saturday 23rd May until Monday 1st June 2015 Scarecrow Trail competition
Saturday 30th May Cricket SCC v Vagabonds CC 12pm Millenium Field
JUNE 2015 TASTE of SARK month Details to follow soon …
Saturday 6th June 2015 Cricket SCC V States of Guernsey CC 12pm Millenium Field
Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th June 2015 Sark 10 weekend Triathlon
Monday 8th June 2015 - History of Sark Tourism exhibition at the Sark Visitor Centre from noon until Sunday 5th July
Thursday 11th June 2015 South American Music Villalobos & Turner The Island Hall 8 pm Tickets £15/£10 Friends of Sark Music, available at Visitor Centre and Island Hall
Saturday 13th June 2015 Cricket SCC V Jazz Hats CC 12pm Millenium Field
Saturday 20th June 2015 Cricket Sark CC V Wanderers CC 12pm Millenium Field
Wednesday 24th – Thursday 25th June Midsummer Show at the Island Hall
Saturday 27th June 2015 Cricket Sark CC V Alderney on the Millenium Field 12pm start
Saturday 27th June 2015 at the Island Hall, ‘An Evening of Song’ featuring the music of Gershwin, Sondheim and traditional songs by Harmonious Friends from Jersey. 7.30pm start TBC. Tickets from Sark Visitor Centre and The Island Hall 01481 832666 £15/£10 Friends of Sark Music
Sunday 28th June 2015 STREET MARKET in The Avenue
Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th July 2015 FOLK FESTIVAL 2015 weekend Visitor Tickets SOLD OUT, but there will be lots going on island wide. Local resident tickets available from Sark Visitor Centre.
Monday 6th July 2015 – ‘Dark Sky’ exhibition at the Sark Visitor Centre from noon until Sunday 2nd August
Saturday 11th July 2015 Cricket Sark CC v Broke Bat CC 12pm Millenium Field
Friday 17th to Sunday 19th July 2015 SHEEP RACING weekend. Book your accommodation and boats EARLY!
Wednesday 22nd July 2015 Guitar concert at Stocks Hotel Raymond Burley 8 pm
Saturday 25th July 2015 2pm Guided walk ‘Artists of Sark‘
Wednesday 29th July 2015 ‘Fascinating Aida’ at The Island Hall 8pm TICKETED EVENT £15 / £10 Friends of Sark Music, available from Sark Visitor Centre and Island Hall
Friday 31st July 2015 Sark Cricket Club V MCC on the Millenium Field 12pm or earlier
AUGUST 2015 CREAM TEA competition month Details to follow soon ….
Saturday 1st August 2015 2pm St. Peter’s Church Fete, in the grounds of the Vicarage.
Monday 3rd August 2015 – ’Commemoration 450′ exhibition at the Sark Visitor Centre, from noon till Sunday 6th Sept
Thursday 6th August until Sunday 9th August 2015
Island wide celebrations and events to mark the 450th anniversary of the arrival of the first Seigneur of Sark from St Ouen, Jersey. 2015 sees the 450th Anniversary of the charter from Queen Elizabeth 1 to Helier de Carteret, granting him settlement rights in Sark in perpetuity. This historic moment changed Sark’s destiny and the lives of many Jersey families, forging a close link between the two islands which remains today.
During the summer there will be a Treasure Hunt, guiding walkers of any ability around the island to places of historical interest. Maps with entry forms will be available from the Visitor Centre at a cost of £1. A great souvenir!
Thursday 6th August Children’s pageant 2pm, (to be held in the area around the Manoir), Courtyard Market outside Visitor Centre, display of the Children’s Sark map in the Visitor Centre (after the pageant), exhibition at The Cider Press Barn and opening of the new Sark Henge on the south-east coast of Sark in the evening (6pm start TBC).
Friday 7th August 2015 Cricket Sark CC v MCC (Middlesex CC, a CI and UK representative side) 12pm or earlier Millenium Field
Saturday 8th August Helier de Carteret round the island evening cruise on the Sark Belle. Depart Guernsey 17.10, Arrive Sark 1800, depart Sark 1815 Arrives Maseline after circumnavigation 2015, departs Sark 2030, Arrive Gsy 2120. Ticket prices £10 from Sark Shipping 01481 724059 and Sark Visitor Centre 01481 832345. Limited number of 100 available. PLEASE NOTE: TICKETS ARE SOLD STRICTLY AS A ROUND TRIP, NOT AS A SINGLE TRIP AND CANNOT BE USED FOR ALIGHTING INTER-ISLAND.
PROVISIONAL SAILING WITH MANCHE ILES TO SARK ON THIS DAY
Sunday 9th August ‘Family Fun Day’ on the Millenium Field, with games, food, fancy dress and competitions. Prizes given for the Treasure Hunt entries. approx. start time 12pm midday. Final event for the 450th Anniversary Celebrations.
PROVISIONAL SAILING WITH MANCHE ILES TO SARK ON THIS DAY
Saturday 15th August 2015 Cricket Sark CC v Stollers CC 12pm Millenium Field
Sunday 16th August 2015 ‘Sark Dog and Pet Show’ at the Seigneurie Field
Friday 21st August to Sunday 23rd August 2015 Jazz and Swing weekend
Sunday 23rd August 11am Sea Service at Creux Harbour
Wednesday 2nd and Thursday 3rd September 2015 Grand Autumn Show at the Island Hall. Come and see some of the most beautiful produce, grown on Sark!
Friday 4th September and Saturday 5th September 2015 Fantasie, a ’Son et Lumiere’ A special narrated performance with music to celebrate the history of Sark at La Seigneurie. Starts 9.00pm both nights, ticket price £15 TBC. Tables can be booked for a pre-performance dinner at Hathaway’s restaurant in the grounds. Call Andy Tortice on 07781 446437 to book.
Monday 7th September 2015 - ’What do we do in the Winter ’exhibition at the Sark Visitor Centre from noon until end of November
Thursday 10th – Saturday 13th September 2015 Foraging Weekend. The return of John Wright, the renowned forager from River Cottage in Dorset. John will be conducting personal foraging forays through Sark Fields, hedgerows and seashores to discover the joy of ‘edible treats beneath your feet’. Followed by a cookery demonstration and dinner menu featuring the foraged goodies. Book at Stocks Hotel.
Friday 11th September to Sunday 13th September 2015 OPERA WEEKEND TBC including master classes, an evening opera gala and island-wide events
Sunday 20th September 2015 STREET MARKET in The Avenue
Friday 9th – Sunday 11th October 2015 Autumn STARFEST WEEKEND
Wednesday 14th October 2015 Jackie Oates Folk Singer at the Island Hall 8pm tickets £15 / £10 Friends of Sark Music