Looking for something to do in Cambridge?

Search for hundreds of things to do, places to eat, events to enjoy and must see attractions.

icon questionmark

Not sure what
you want to do?

Cambridge

Folk Festival

'The long, star-studded list of incredibly talented musicians who played revellers through their weekend in the grounds of Cherry Hinton Hall only scratches the surface of what the event offers to festival-goers.' Evening Standard

Cambridge Folk Festival is one of the longest running folk festivals in the world. Held each year since 1965 it attracts around fourteen thousand people, many of whom return year after year.

The Festival is renowned for its unique atmosphere and its eclectic mix of music, the best traditional folk artists from the UK and Ireland rub shoulders with cutting edge contemporary acts, the finest American country, blues and roots artists, acclaimed singer songwriters, famous names and world music stars.

Learn more
  • Cherry Hinton Hall
  • Day Ticket from £35

List your business or event

Visit Cambridge is the official Destination Management Organisation for the city of Cambridge and the surrounding area. We promote our beautiful city and its attractions across the world, bringing over 7.6 million visitors to the area annually worth over £2 billion, a figure which is growing by 3.5% every year. We would love to promote your local event or business on our website.

WHY YOU SHOULD LIST

1 million
Website visitors a year
8 million
Footfall each year
200,000
Social media reach a year
Find out more
partner-wave-bottom
wave

Best cities in the UK as voted for by the readers of Condé Nast Traveller

"Cambridge Wins the Vote for the Condé Nast Traveller Best UK City Award 2022 with a Score of 85.78"

See your city

Use #visitcambridge for your chance to be featured on our feed

icon

Did you know?

University of Cambridge was founded in 1209, making it the world's fourth-oldest surviving university.