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Life at Fitzbillies
Art & Exhibitions
Family Friendly
Free

Life at Fitzbillies

Over the summer Fitzbillies will be home to an exhibition of paintings of Life at Fitzbillies by local artist, Naomi Tomkys OBE. The oil paintings and watercolours celebrate the customers, bakers, characters and cakes of Fitzbillies.

  • 03/07/2024 - 07/10/2024
Sounds Green – Prime Bass
Family Friendly
Festivals
Food & Drink
Music

Sounds Green – Prime Bass

The Garden opens its gates late on Wednesday evenings throughout July to host a season of open-air music from Cambridge Summer Music

  • 03/07/2024 - 03/07/2024
Dido and Aeneas
Music

Dido and Aeneas

Eboracum Baroque are delighted to return to the idyllic surroundings of King’s College Fellows’ Garden in Cambridge for a performance of Purcell’s classic opera, Dido and Aeneas.

  • 06/07/2024 - 06/07/2024
Cambridge Open Studios
Art & Exhibitions
Family Friendly
Festivals
Free
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Cambridge Open Studios

Our Cambridge Open Studios event runs over the first four weekends of July every year, and provides the opportunity to visit working studios, and buy art direct from the artists.

  • 06/07/2024 - 28/07/2024
Family Activity: Moth Mobiles
Family Friendly

Family Activity: Moth Mobiles

Come along to find out all about these mysterious creatures and make a moth mobile.

  • 06/07/2024 - 06/07/2024
Cambridge Dance Festival
Family Friendly
Festivals
Music
Theatre
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Cambridge Dance Festival

Creative dance workshops and stunning performances at Cambridge Dance Festival this July.

  • 07/07/2024 - 07/07/2024
Sounds Green – Arun Ghosh Quintet
Family Friendly
Festivals
Food & Drink
Music

Sounds Green – Arun Ghosh Quintet

The Garden opens its gates late on Wednesday evenings throughout July to host a season of open-air music from Cambridge Summer Music

  • 10/07/2024 - 10/07/2024
Big Deal Comedy Club
Comedy & Entertainment

Big Deal Comedy Club

Our comedy club is the ultimate destination for those seeking an unforgettable night of hilarity, and side-splitting entertainment.

  • 12/07/2024 - 12/07/2024
ORGAN RECITAL WITH ANTHONY GRITTEN FRCO
Music

ORGAN RECITAL WITH ANTHONY GRITTEN FRCO

A special, illustrated organ recital featuring organ works by Charles Villiers Stanford to mark his centenary

  • 12/07/2024 - 12/07/2024
STANFORD SINGING BREAK at Queen’s College
Music

STANFORD SINGING BREAK at Queen’s College

Come and sing choral music by Charles Villiers Stanford in the magnificent setting of Queens’ College, Cambridge, in an exclusive weekend course to mark the centenary of the composer’s death

  • 12/07/2024 - 14/07/2024
Crafting Stories from Settings: Writing Workshop with Sophie Hampton
Art & Exhibitions
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

Crafting Stories from Settings: Writing Workshop with Sophie Hampton

Join writer Sophie Hampton for a one-day writing workshop inspired by the setting of David Parr House.

  • 12/07/2024 - 12/07/2024
Metamorphoses
Theatre

Metamorphoses

A new performance of stories from Ovid’s famous poem, Metamorphoses - a new translation, written and performed by Richard Spaul. Tales of miraculous change and transformation, by turns charming and terrifying, and astonishingly modern. Transgressive sexualities, ghosts, incest, tragedy and the Occult all feature in an evening of fascinating storytelling. 

  • 12/07/2024 - 12/07/2024
The Art of Bowl Turning with Jon Bailey
Workshops, Talks & Lectures

The Art of Bowl Turning with Jon Bailey

Discover the Art of Bowl Turning at David Parr House with Jon Bailey. Unlock the ancient craft of bowl turning using a traditional pole lathe.

  • 13/07/2024 - 13/07/2024
Metamorphoses
Theatre

Metamorphoses

A new performance of stories from Ovid’s famous poem, Metamorphoses - a new translation, written and performed by Richard Spaul. Tales of miraculous change and transformation, by turns charming and terrifying, and astonishingly modern. Transgressive sexualities, ghosts, incest, tragedy and the Occult all feature in an evening of fascinating storytelling.

  • 13/07/2024 - 13/07/2024
Whispers of Wonder – an evening of magic and history
Comedy & Entertainment
Food & Drink
Theatre

Whispers of Wonder – an evening of magic and history

Get ready for a spellbinding evening of magic, mystery, and history at Anglesey Abbey. On Saturday 13 July, we’ll be joined by a world-class team of magicians led by Doctor of Magic and Three Times Magic Champion Matthew Le Mottée.

  • 13/07/2024 - 13/07/2024
Skylight with Serenata
Family Friendly
Music

Skylight with Serenata

Skylight Journey to the Stars with Serenata Let Serenata take you on a musical journey to the stars and back with their concert on Sunday July 14th at 7.30pm in Holy Trinity Church, Balsham. Skylight explores aspects of celestial light from the sun, moon and stars through glorious songs written exclusively for upper voices. The programme includes pieces by American, Canadian, Norwegian, Singapore, British, and French composers spread across the globe but living beneath a common sky, who find inspiration in the vast expanse above us all.

  • 14/07/2024 - 14/07/2024
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Did you know?

First World War poet Rupert Brooke studied at King’s College, Cambridge, and spent time living in Grantchester. He was so enamoured with the Cambridgeshire village he penned one of his most famous works, The Old Vicarage, about his home there.