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
The new, interdisciplinary festival from the University of Cambridge taking place 31 March - 10 April 2022.
Raise the flags and pop the corks, our audiences and authors are coming back to celebrate our love of books!
Stapleford Village Show - part of the Stapleford Village Weekend, celebrating the Queen's Platinum Jubilee. The theme this year is "Learning how to look after our plant" A traditional village show. Lots of classes to enter including home grown vegetables, flowers, flower arranging, handicraft, photography etc. Craft stalls, village cafe, BBQ, tug of war, circus skills workshop, beat the goalie and many other activities. Events start at 1pm with a dog show. Come and spend a relaxing afternoon with us celebrating.
Join us for a journey of Disco & Discovery. A feel-good family festival celebrating Music, Arts & Culture. 10-12th June 2022. Childerley Orchard, Cambridge.
From humble beginnings, Strawberry Fair has grown to be the most popular free music and arts event in Cambridge. On the first Saturday of June for almost forty years, residents and visitors have gathered together on Midsummer Common to celebrate their vibrant and creative city.
We’re back in Cambridge on 17-19th June for a full weekend of music, culture and vibes – with 100+ amazing artists across 3 days, and all you beautiful people.
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.
Free Entry to two inspiring days in Newnham's glorious gardens: talks, music, workshops, performance, food and fun for all ages
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.
As part of Our Place in Space's Cambridge launch weekend line-up of events on Midsummer Common, come along to the Stage Tent to get the opportunity to ask questions to a real-life astronaut — Kayla Barron.
Join us for a spectacular performance of live choral music based on traditional Even Song.
Drop in to the Whipple Museum for an Our Place in Space themed hands-on creative activity and check out their amazing collection of historical scientific instruments and teaching tools!
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.
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.
Take yourself and your family or friends on a storytelling adventure by the Sun on Sunday 14 or 21 August.
All the best songs from the Motown Era played live by local legend outfit The Contacts. BBQ available from 5pm, event doors open 7pm.
One of the oldest surviving buildings in Cambridge is the Leper Chapel on Newmarket Road. Also known as the Chapel of St Mary Magdalene, it dates back to the 12th century and was originally used as a place to isolate victims of leprosy.