The Dub Pistols on the main stage at last year’s V-Dub Island event.
CELEBRATING its third year, V-Dub Island is under way at the County Showground, Northwood.
The Volkswagen-themed festival at the County Showground, Northwood, aims to provide a spectacular show, catering to VW aficionados and casual admirers.
Hosting a wide variety of arts, music and entertainment throughout the weekend, V-Dub Island will feature a range of artists, performers and vehicles for the four-day event.
Headline acts on the main stage include Bestival veterans The Cuban Brothers, V-Dub regulars Dub Pistols, ska legends The Neville Staples Band, featuring Neville, formerly of The Specials, and IW singer-songwriter Gareth Icke.
Also on the bill is a range of Island-based artists, such as reggae band The Ohmz, and rock acts Hashtag, Pleasurade and Weatherkings.
A variety of VW-related activities will be held during the weekend, including an auto jumble and the traditional drive-out.
Visitors to the V-Dub site will also be able to experience family-friendly events, such as guided woodland walks, survival talks, a beach fossil walk and the Show and Shine competition.
•For more information, line-ups and tickets, visit www.v-dubisland.com