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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
True to Nature: Open-air Painting in Europe 1780-1870
Art & Exhibitions

True to Nature: Open-air Painting in Europe 1780-1870

Drawing on new scholarship, this exhibition of some 100 oil sketches made across Europe explores the variety of inventive ways in which artists recorded fleeting moments in nature, experienced at first-hand.

  • 03/05/2022 - 29/08/2022
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
The Written Word: Timeless Arabic & Hebrew Calligraphy
Art & Exhibitions

The Written Word: Timeless Arabic & Hebrew Calligraphy

Award winning international artists come together in a new exhibition to showcase the beauty of calligraphy

  • 12/06/2022 - 18/12/2022
Press Coffee & Juice Grand Opening
Food & Drink

Press Coffee & Juice Grand Opening

Coffee - Specialty Juice - Organic Toast - Wholesome Packaging - Sustainable Ethos - Straightforward  IG - @presscoffeeandjuice

  • 28/07/2022 - 28/07/2023
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
Our Place in Space at the Whipple Museum
Art & Exhibitions
Festivals
Free
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Our Place in Space at the Whipple Museum

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!

  • 01/08/2022 - 26/08/2022
Our Place in Space | Cycle the Solar System
Art & Exhibitions
Free
Sport
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Our Place in Space | Cycle the Solar System

Hop on your bike and cycle your way through the solar system with fellow explorers.

  • 07/08/2022 - 28/08/2022
Zog and the Flying Doctors
Theatre

Zog and the Flying Doctors

Join Zog and his Flying Doctor crew this Summer, with this live stage adaptation of the family favourite children's book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

  • 09/08/2022 - 14/08/2022
Quantum Theatre’s ‘The Reluctant Dragon’ at Denny Abbey
Family Friendly
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
Family Friendly
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
Incurable Optimist –  40th anniversary of the Cambridge Branch of Parkinson’s UK
Comedy & Entertainment

Incurable Optimist – 40th anniversary of the Cambridge Branch of Parkinson’s UK

Join us on August 23 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Cambridge Branch of Parkinson's UK with a performance from Paul Mayhew-Archer.

  • 23/08/2022 - 23/08/2022
An Evening with Henry Blofeld
Comedy & Entertainment

An Evening with Henry Blofeld

Join us at Gonville Hotel for An Evening with Henry Blofeld. Enjoy drinks, canapés, a two course meal and tales from the legendary Henry Blofeld OBE.

  • 23/08/2022
Ridley Hall presents Malloy’s Craft Butchery
Food & Drink

Ridley Hall presents Malloy’s Craft Butchery

Join us for an evening of fine dining, celebrating a collaboration between Ridley Hall Catering and Malloy’s Craft Butchery. Malloy’s craft butchery is the true farm to plate butcher, specialising in the best meat from around the world! With an exquisite ten-course tasting menu created by Ridley’s Executive Head Chef, Howard Milton, we’re offering you a chance to experience a culinary journey celebrating this local, sustainably farmed meat, all in the beautiful dining room of Ridley Hall in Cambridge.

  • 26/08/2022 - 26/08/2022
Why WorkTime
Markets, Fetes & Fairs

Why WorkTime

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  • 29/08/2022 - 29/08/2022
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Did you know?

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).