Cambridge Events Calendar

Looking for something to do in Cambridge? Whether you're a local, new in town or just cruising through we've got loads of great tips and events to offer. Find out what’s on in Cambridge with our regularly updated events calendar featuring the best upcoming events in Cambridge and the area.

This guide lists events at a glance, showing what’s on each month. See the highlights of What’s On for Cambridge, featuring the best of things to do in Cambridge – Live Music and Gigs, Family Events, Art & Culture, Food & Drink and much more. Cambridge fundraisers and charity events.

Important This Event Calendar is not maintained on a daily basis and some events may have changed dates or are no longer happening. Please double-check the event websites for the most up-to-date information.

Handel’s Messiah (part 1) and Festive Favourites

Church of St Andrew and St Mary High Street, Grantchester, Cambridge, Grantchester, Cambridge

Eboracum Baroque return to Grantchester Church to perform Part 1 of Handel’s Messiah and other Baroque festive favourites.  As well as all the famous tunes from Handel’s Messiah (Part 1) there will be arias from Bach’s Christmas Oratorio, pastoral music by Charpentier and other works by Porpora and Buxtehude.  Großer Herr from Bach’s Christmas Oratorio  Salve, […]


Handel’s Messiah by Candlelight

Great St Mary's Church Senate House Hill, Cambridge, Cambridge

Eboracum Baroque perform Handel’s celebrated work, Messiah on Saturday 16th December in Great St Mary’s Church, Cambridge.  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 […]


New Year’s Eve 2023 Ballroom & Sequence Dance

Hiam Sports & Social Club Putney Hill Road, Prickwillow, Ely, Ely

New Year's Eve 2023 Ballroom and Sequence dance with live music by Paul Hadley.  8 p.m. til 12:20 ish a.m.  There is a bar, but bring your own food. Hiam is a friendly club with a superb dance floor, licensed bar, level access, free WiFi, ample free parking and a raffle at every dance.  Hiam […]

£10 – £12

2023 New Year’s Eve Ballroom and Sequence Dance with Paul Hadley

HiaM Hiam Sports and Social Club, Putney Hill Road, Prickwillow, Ely, Ely

2023 New Year's Eve ballroom and sequence dance with live music by Paul Hadley. Admission: Members £10. Non-Members £12. Book in advance. There is a bar, but bring your own food. To book, you can buy tickets at the bar, or email or phone Yvonne on 01223-357642 Hiam is a friendly club with a […]

£10 – £12

The Grand Cosmopolitan Hotel

Corpus Playroom 2 St Edmunds Passage, Cambridge, Cambridge

The Grand Cosmopolitan Hotel welcomes you to a pristine scenic hideaway, a place where everyone can indulge in a little luxury… Well, that’s what it says in the brochure. Below the calm exterior of the reception and lobby, lies a maze of corridors and half-eaten room service. Through comedic misunderstandings and dramatic revelations, both staff […]

£7.50 – £11.50

Storybook LIVE

West Road Concert Hall West Road, Cambridge., Cambridge.

Follow us on a magical journey into an enchanted winter forest where the storybook comes to life before your eyes! Prokofiev Troika Humperdinck Overture to Hansel & Gretel Grieg Peer Gynt Suite Vivaldi Winter from ‘Four Seasons’ Humperdinck Dream Pantomime from Hansel & Gretel Stravinsky Finale from The Firebird Conductor: Harry Sever Conductor / Presenters: Lucy Hollins Artist / Illustrator: Angelina Dove Follow us […]


Worth The Weight: Cambridge Vintage Kilo Sale

St Pauls Church Hills Road, Cambridge, Cambridge

Stay cosy and shop with a clear conscious this January at Worth the Weight. We’ll be returning to St. Paul’s Church on Saturday 20th January with nine tonnes of handpicked vintage and pre-owned stock to have a rummage through, including a great range of winter coats and jackets to keep you cosy this winter season. […]


Charters Presents Benji Webbe (Skindred) DJ Set + Guests Code Red

Charters Bar Town Bridge, Peterborough, PE1 1FP, Peterborough, Peterborough

Charters Presents Benji Webbe (Skindred) with support dj sets from Code Red 26th of January 2024 – 10pm-3am. Early Bird tickets £12.50 – Standard entry £15.00 – Door tickets subject to availability. Over 18s only. Benji Webbe is a Welsh singer, best known as the lead vocalist and synthesizer player for the reggae metal band […]

£12.50 – £15.00

Konstantin Krimmel, baritone – Recital

Pembroke Auditorium Pembroke College Cambridge, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Konstantin Krimmel - Baritone Joseph Middleton - piano Friday 9 February 2024, 7.30pm, The Auditorium, Pembroke College PROGRAMME: Schubert - Die schöne Müllerin​ Die schöne Müllerin is performed by the outstanding German-Romanian baritone Konstantin Krimmel, who has achieved a number of competition successes, including 1st prize at the International Helmut Deutsch Lied Competition and is […]

£7.50 – £27.50

Cambridge Lunar New Year Festival 2024

Marleigh Community Centre 2 Jubilee Square, Cambridge, Cambridge

Cambridge Lunar New Year Festival 2024 on 10 February The lunar new year is approaching fast on 10 February 2024. Come to join us on this cheerful day to celebrate the beginning of the Year of the Dragon. Being a community event open to all, the Cambridge Lunar New Year Festival 2024 will be the […]


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