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 political godfather of comedy brings his latest show back on the road! Expect creative fun from one of our oldest surviving alternative comics.
Big Names. Astonishing Writers. Signed copies in time for Christmas! Thursday 17 – Sunday 20 November 45+ events
APARTMENT HOUSE - CLASSICAL CONCERT Saturday 19 November | Doors & bar 6:45pm | Concert 7:45pm, ends 9:00pm, no interval Music for strings & piano by Julius Eastman, Cassandra Miller @ Germaine Tailleferre from this cutting-edge group of musical explorers
TIM GARLAND & JASON REBELLO Two of the UK's most admired jazz musicians celebrate three decades of friendship, touring and recording Friday 25 November | 7:45pm Doors & bar 6:45pm | Concert 7:45pm, ends 9:00pm, no interval
A magical trail, featuring spectacular light installations and enchanting visitors with seasonal Christmas music, will transform the gardens once again at the National Trust’s Wimpole Estate.
We are delighted to return to the atmospheric surroundings of St Andrew’s Church, Wimpole for a festive concert of Baroque music. The programme features seasonal vocal and instrumental works including arias from Handel’s Messiah, a pastoral recorder concerto by Telemann, music for Trumpet and traditional french Christmas carols by Charpentier. Adults £20.50, Students £10.50, Children (under 18) Free
Eboracum Baroque are delighted to present Handel’s Messiah on period instruments in Grantchester Church. This exclusive event will feature an intimate chamber performance of Handel’s Messiah by candlelight in a perfect setting in the run up to Christmas. Hear some of Handel’s greatest music performed by professional singers and on period instruments.* *This performance is with reduced forces due to space restrictions. Tickets – £20.50, £10.50 Students, Children FREE
Eboracum Baroque perform Handel’s celebrated work, Messiah at Great St Mary's Church, Cambridge. This performance will be in aid of Cancer Research UK. Relax in the run up to Christmas with this candlelit performance from some of the finest singers and instrumentalists in the UK. Performed on period instruments from the time of Handel, this is an evening of music not to be missed! Adults £25.50, Students £12.50, Children (Under 18) Free
University of Cambridge celebrated its 800th anniversary in 2009.