From making your own gin with one of the world’s most innovative distilleries, to trying the best of the Cambridge food scene – here are some uniquely Cambridge experiences to seek out during your stayFind out more
Celebrating Cambridgeshire and Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.
MATT FORD TRIO COURTYARD CONCERT (& BBQ) AT STAPLEFORD GRANARY Sunday 26 June | 2:00pm Outdoor bar, BBQ & doors open 12:30pm | Concert 2:00pm, ending c. 4:00pm £22 | £11 (under 25) BOOK TICKETS : www.staplefordgranary.org.uk/whats-on/events/matt-ford-trio Please note that this concert takes place in the unique setting of our covered outdoor courtyard The Granary outdoor BBQ will be selling hot dogs and burgers (including vegetarian) from 12:30pm
Traditionally, the Big Weekend takes place every summer on Parker’s Piece and includes big-name performers plus local musicians, a French market, games, educational activities, fireworks, and lots of family-friendly entertainment.
Over 300 artists showcase their work in various locations throughout Cambridgeshire. See the Discover page for more information.
Free Entry to two inspiring days in Newnham's glorious gardens: talks, music, workshops, performance, food and fun for all ages
Cambridge Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Suzanne Dexter-Mills. The programme will feature the world premiere of Suffolk Landscapes by Peter Bumstead as well as a selection of music to celebrate the Queen's 70th Jubilee. Tickets: £10 for adults, FREE for children. See http://cco.org.uk for ticket information. Tickets will also be available on the door.
THE OUTSIDE TRACK COURTYARD CONCERT AT STAPLEFORD GRANARY Wednesday 6 July | 7:30pm Outdoor bar & doors open 6:30pm | Concert 7:30pm, ending c. 9:30pm £22 | £11 (under 25) Book tickets https://www.staplefordgranary.org.uk/whats-on/events/the-outside-track Please note that this concert takes place in the unique setting of our covered outdoor courtyard
Ballet Central will return this Spring for its 2022 tour with a new cast of dancers performing original work from acclaimed choreographers.
IAXA Global is pleased to present its inaugural event and Charity Fundraiser. "Home is where the Heart is." A Celebration of the Arts and Expression." All artists are performing for free and all profits will be donated to charity. Please join us and our company of Prima and Principal Ballet Dancers, Concert Pianists, Pop Stars, Award Wining Film Directors, Authors and Artists for a one-off performance of "Home is where the Heart is. " Our Celebration of the Arts and Expression. Our unique story travels Four Continents telling of beauty in the face of total destruction, love that surpasses the boundaries of life and death, bravery in the face of systemic political and corporate corruption and the personal struggle of coming to terms with intra-ethnic racism and severe and terminal disability. Families and Children welcome.
Kids, of all ages, are invited to join us for an insect-themed, summertime tea and fun craft!
FAMILY VILLAGE DAY & MISHRA at STAPLEFORD GRANARY Sunday 17 July | 11:00am - 4:00pm FREE FAMILY EVENT Live music, headline folk band MISHRA, pop-up food, artist stalls, hands-on craft activities for families
George Bernard Shaw's 'Village Wooing', a comedietta for two voices, is presented by SHAW2020 in this award winning production.
A truly unique opportunity to enjoy some live acoustic music whilst gliding along the River Cam on a chauffeured boat.
Summer only comes around once a year. How can you make this summer extra special in Cambridge? Come punting in Cambridge for an experience that is right up your stream! Saffron Grange, an award-winning local vineyard hosting wine tasting on a punt - select Fridays - book online.
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.
RAMPTON is OPEN FOR NATURE! Join with nature experts, wildlife charities and some very special Fenland characters from the past at the Recreation Ground, King Street, Rampton for the Open for Nature Day! Between 11:00 and 14:00, experts will be on hand to help you to discover the wildlife living in the area. There will be talks and lots of activities for all ages. Discover the wildlife living in your local area. With tailor made talks, table top displays and hands-on activities (including planting wildflowers to take home and grow), these events are set to celebrate and champion local wildlife right on the doorstep of Fenland communities.
The city’s name is known around the world, but it wasn’t always called Cambridge. In the Middle Ages it was known as Grantabridge, meaning the bridge over the river Granta (one of the sources of the River Cam).