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Our Place in Space | Guided Tours of the Solar System
Art & Exhibitions
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Free
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Our Place in Space | Guided Tours of the Solar System

Join us for a guided tour of the solar system on the spectacular Midsummer Common. Our tours are tailored to different interests and abilities, with something for everyone!

  • 30/07/2022 - 18/08/2022
Evening You Song | Our Place in Space
Art & Exhibitions
Comedy & Entertainment
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Festivals
Free
Markets, Fetes & Fairs
Music

Evening You Song | Our Place in Space

Join us for a spectacular performance of live choral music based on traditional Even Song.

  • 31/07/2022
Songwriters’ Round
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Music

Songwriters’ Round

Join us for an intimate afternoon of live music featuring some of the best emerging songwriter's based in Cambridge.

  • 06/08/2022
Our Place in Space | Morning Yoga on Midsummer Common
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Free
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Our Place in Space | Morning Yoga on Midsummer Common

Relax, unwind and be mindful by Mercury! Jump in your space shuttle and head towards Mercury to join a yoga class that will help restore your body and mind with Karin Eklund.

  • 06/08/2022 - 07/08/2022
Our Place in Space | Ice From Above at the Polar Museum
Art & Exhibitions
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Free
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Our Place in Space | Ice From Above at the Polar Museum

Join the team at The Polar Museum and help to map the coldest places on planet Earth with a giant floor map.

  • 06/08/2022 - 06/08/2022
The Cambridge Country Show
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Festivals
Food & Drink
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Music
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The Cambridge Country Show

Come along and join us at The Cambridge Country Show, this is the event with something for everybody. Pop along to see what we have on offer for you.

  • 06/08/2022
Our Place in Space | Minecraft and Coding Sessions
Art & Exhibitions
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Free
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Our Place in Space | Minecraft and Coding Sessions

Our Creative Learning team are coming to Cambridge for a week of Minecraft and coding workshops inspired by Our Place in Space. Free digital workshops will see you create your own space vehicle or design a game inspired by the iconic Space Invaders arcade game.

  • 08/08/2022 - 12/08/2022
FREE Cafe Cabaret : Banana Ukulele Band & Aerialist Katriana
Art & Exhibitions
Comedy & Entertainment
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FREE Cafe Cabaret : Banana Ukulele Band & Aerialist Katriana

Come and enjoy an afternoon’s free entertainment in Haddenham Arts Centre’s garden marquee. Marvel at Banana Ukulele, gasp at Aerialist Katriana. 2.30pm - 4pm, no need to book, just turn up and enjoy!

  • 12/08/2022 - 12/08/2022
Meteors on Midsummer — Silent Disco Skygazing | Our Place in Space
Art & Exhibitions
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Festivals
Food & Drink
Free
Markets, Fetes & Fairs
Music
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Meteors on Midsummer — Silent Disco Skygazing | Our Place in Space

Taking place on Midsummer Common during the peak of the Perseid meteor shower, this unique event will invite you to lie back and open your eyes and ears to the wonder of the sky.

  • 13/08/2022 - 13/08/2022
Quantum Theatre’s ‘The Reluctant Dragon’ at Denny Abbey
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Theatre

Quantum Theatre’s ‘The Reluctant Dragon’ at Denny Abbey

Everyone knows St George has to do battle with the dragon, but what happens when the dragon simply won’t fight St George? Quantum Theatre presents Kenneth Grahame’s The Reluctant Dragon, an enchanting tale of a poetry-loving dragon and his friendship with a little boy who together hatch a cunning plan to NOT fight St George!

  • 14/08/2022 - 14/08/2022
Our Place in Space | Storytelling at the Sun
Art & Exhibitions
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Festivals
Free
Theatre
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Our Place in Space | Storytelling at the Sun

Take yourself and your family or friends on a storytelling adventure by the Sun on Sunday 14 or 21 August.

  • 14/08/2022 - 21/08/2022
Free Outdoor Film Night – Clifford the Big Red Dog & Grease
Comedy & Entertainment
Family Friendly

Free Outdoor Film Night – Clifford the Big Red Dog & Grease

  • 19/08/2022
Stourbridge Medieval Fair at the Leper Chapel
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Food & Drink
Free
Markets, Fetes & Fairs
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Stourbridge Medieval Fair at the Leper Chapel

Free family-fun event at the historic Leper Chapel with dancing, music, storytelling, stalls, crafts and fascinating history talks.

  • 03/09/2022 - 03/09/2022
Open Cambridge
Art & Exhibitions
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Festivals
Free
Music
Sport
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Open Cambridge

Discover Cambridge inventions past and present alongside some unmissable tours this September as Open Cambridge welcomes the public once again.

  • 09/09/2022 - 18/09/2022
Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival
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Festivals

Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival

To celebrate Chinese New Year, Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust (ACT) has joined with new event organisers NewWave Events to launch the 16th Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival!

  • 10/09/2022
6th Annual MIT Volpe Block Party
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Food & Drink
Free
Music

6th Annual MIT Volpe Block Party

Join us on Saturday, October 15* for a FREE, all-ages Block Party at Donnelly Field, located at the corner of York & Berkshire Streets in Cambridge.

  • 15/10/2022
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Did you know?

One of Cambridge’s most beloved community events is the Mill Road Winter Fair, which takes place annually on the first Saturday in December. Offering stalls, entertainment and a parade, it’s been running since 2005 and attracts around 15,000 people a year.