What’s on in Cambridge?

Our Reception Team select a few events each week to publicise around the Centre and these will appear on this page as a weekly download.

Events at Churchill College can be viewed here.

An October 2017 Guardian Guide to Cambridge  bars, clubs, food, drink and music can be viewed here

Below is a flavour of what’s on throughout the year and we’d recommend visiting the Visit Cambridge website to give you a more comprehensive and up-to-date overview of What’s On:


Evensong at Kings College Chapel (from mid-January) 17:30 every day and twice on Sunday.
CAMRA Winter Beer Festival – details here


Festival of Light – details here
Rowing – Lent Bumps – details here


Cambridge Science Festival – details here


Cambridge vs Oxford Boat Race – details here
Cambridge Literary Festival – details here


Beer Festival, Jesus Green (details here)


Cambridge Comedy Festival – details here
Midsummer Fair – details here
Singing on the River – details here
Jazz & Brass in the parks – details here


Cambridge Big Weekend – details here
Cambridge Folk Festival – details here
The Cambridge Shakespeare Festival – details here
Jazz & Brass in the parks – details here
Cambridge Mela – details here


The Cambridge Shakespeare Festival – details here
Cambridge Rock Festival – details here


Cambridge Film Festival – details here
Open Cambridge – details here
Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival – details here
Chariots of Fire Charity Relay Race – details here


Cambridge Festival of Ideas – details here
Cambridge Film Festival – details here
CAMRA Octoberfest Beer Festival – details here


5 November Bonfire Night & Fireworks – details here
Cambridge Jazz Festival – details here
The North Pole Ice Rink, Parkers Piece


The big Christmas lights switch on
Mill Road Winter Fair – details here
Kings College Chapel – Nine Lessons and Nine Carols – details here