Hockney’s Eye
Art & Exhibitions
Family Friendly
Free

Hockney’s Eye

One of the most influential artists of our time, David Hockney (b.1937) takes over Cambridge this spring and summer with an exhibition across The Fitzwilliam Museum and The Heong Gallery, Downing College.

  • 15/03/2022 - 29/08/2022
BioBlitz Weekend
Family Friendly
Free
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

BioBlitz Weekend

Love nature? Want to learn more about the wildlife on your own doorstep? Join nature experts over the weekend of 14-15th May for some very special BioBlitz activities. Join us in person in Haddenham, Rampton and Cottenham or from home or your local green space.

  • 14/05/2022 - 15/05/2022
Art exhibition: ‘Kill or Cure’
Art & Exhibitions
Free

Art exhibition: ‘Kill or Cure’

Lethal or life-giving? Wolfson's exciting contemporary art exhibition explores the potential of animals, plants, and substances from the natural world to ‘Kill’ and/or ‘Cure’.

  • 15/05/2022 - 09/10/2022
Stapleford Village Show
Art & Exhibitions
Family Friendly
Festivals
Food & Drink
Free
Markets, Fetes & Fairs

Stapleford Village Show

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.

  • 04/06/2022 - 04/06/2022
Red Balloon’s Open Garden
Family Friendly
Free

Red Balloon’s Open Garden

Local Charity Red Balloon is hosting its annual Open Garden event in Cambridge on Saturday the 11th and Sunday the 12th of June from 11 am-5 pm.

  • 11/06/2022 - 12/06/2022
Haddenham Open For Nature Day
Family Friendly
Free
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Haddenham Open For Nature Day

Join with nature experts, wildlife charities and some very special Fenland characters from the past at Fairchild’s Meadow, Chewells Lane, Haddenham for the first ever Open for Nature Day!

  • 18/06/2022 - 18/06/2022
Cambridgeshire County Day
Art & Exhibitions
Family Friendly
Free
Markets, Fetes & Fairs
Music

Cambridgeshire County Day

Celebrating Cambridgeshire and Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

  • 23/06/2022 - 23/06/2022
BOUDOIR FEMME POP-UP FASHION & BEAUTY EVENT
Free
Markets, Fetes & Fairs

BOUDOIR FEMME POP-UP FASHION & BEAUTY EVENT

We are delighted to announce Cambridge online boutique, Boudoir Femme will be hosting a pop-up at 50/60 Station Road, Cambridge on Wednesday 29th June in associaton with Molton Brown. We will be selling collections from American Vintage, Bellerose, Rails, Moliin Copenhagen, Kate Sheridan bags, Rachel Jackson jewellery and more between 12-4pm in the reception area- All welcome-FREE ENTRY VIP discounts on the day for all who attend

  • 29/06/2022 - 29/06/2022
Festival of Arts, Science & Ideas 2022
Art & Exhibitions
Family Friendly
Festivals
Food & Drink
Free
Music
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Festival of Arts, Science & Ideas 2022

Free Entry to two inspiring days in Newnham's glorious gardens: talks, music, workshops, performance, food and fun for all ages

  • 02/07/2022 - 03/07/2022
Byrd: Mass for Four Voices
Free
Music

Byrd: Mass for Four Voices

Byrd Mass for Four Voices Conductor: Graham Ross Free concert. Please come and join us for an evening of beautiful music in an exquisite setting.

  • 02/07/2022 - 02/07/2022
District Sound @ The LAB Cocktail Bar & Kitchen
Free
Music

District Sound @ The LAB Cocktail Bar & Kitchen

District Sound live at The LAB Cocktail Bar & Kitchen

  • 15/07/2022 - 15/07/2022
Family Village Day & MISHRA at Stapleford Granary
Art & Exhibitions
Family Friendly
Food & Drink
Free
Markets, Fetes & Fairs
Music
Theatre

Family Village Day & MISHRA at Stapleford Granary

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 

  • 17/07/2022
Rampton Open For Nature Day
Family Friendly
Free
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Rampton Open For Nature Day

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.

  • 29/07/2022 - 29/07/2022
Commonwealth Games Live Coverage
Free
Sport

Commonwealth Games Live Coverage

  • 29/07/2022 - 08/08/2022
Our Place in Space | Guided Tours of the Solar System
Art & Exhibitions
Family Friendly
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
Ask a NASA Astronaut: Kayla Barron with Maggie Aderin-Pocock | Our Place in Space
Art & Exhibitions
Festivals
Free
Markets, Fetes & Fairs
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Ask a NASA Astronaut: Kayla Barron with Maggie Aderin-Pocock | Our Place in Space

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.

  • 30/07/2022
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Did you know?

Not many pubs can claim to have served a man a pint just after he’d discovered the secret of life itself, but The Eagle can! It was in this city centre pub that scientists Francis Crick and James Watson announced their discovery of DNA in the 1953.