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2016/09/23 - Cambridge Craft Beer and Cider Festival   [Local]
Sep 23-25. At Cambridge Leisure Park on Hills Road.
2016/09/24 - Soham Pumpkin Fair
Sep 24. At Recreation Ground, Soham.
2016/09/25 - River Festival   [New]   [Local]
Sep 25. Jesus Lock, River Cam.
2016/09/30 - Cambridge Art Fair   [Local]
Sep 30 - Oct 2. In the Guildhall.
2016/10/01 - Prickwillow Ploughing Festival.
Oct 1-2. At Prickwillow's Drainage Engine Museum.
2016/10/02- Cambridge Glass Fair
Oct 2. At Knebworth House, Stevenage SG1 2AX.
2016/10/05 - Bag-a-Bargain at Lion Yard Shopping Centre’s Student Event   [New]   [Local]
Oct 5. At the Lion Yard.
2016/10/08 - Ely Potato Race   [New]   [Local]
Oct 8. From Ely Market Place.
2016/10/09 - World Conker Championships
Oct 9. At Southwick, near Oundle, Peterborough PE8 5BL
2016/10/16 - Cambridge Town and Gown 10K Run for Muscular Dystrophy   [Local]
Oct 16. Starting and finishing on Midsummer Common.
2016/10/23 - Apple Day   [New]   [Local]
Oct 23. At the Botanic Garden.
2016/10/23 - Cambridge Drawing Society Exhbition   [Local]
Oct 23-29. At the at the Leys School.
2016/10/26 - Gershwin's Piano Concerto   [Local]
Oct 26. In Ely Cathedral.
2016/11/05 - Cambridge Fireworks Display   [Local]
Nov 5, 7:30pm. On Midsummer Common.
2016/11/19 - Foxton Art Exhibition
Nov 19-20. In Foxton Village Hall.
2016/11/27 - Cambridge Literary Festival - Winter   [Local]
Nov 27. Various locations.
2016/12/03 - Mill Road Winter Fair   [Local]
Dec 3. Throughout Mill Road.
2016/12/24 - Nine Lessons and Carols at Kings Chapel   [Local]
Christmas Eve. Be prepared to queue!
2017/01/29 - Lord Protector's Historical Fayre   [New]   [Local]
Jan 29. At Oliver Cromwell's House, Ely.
2017/03/05 - Cambridge Half Marathon   [Local]
Mar 5. Around Cambridge.
2017/03/18 - Thriplow Daffodil Weekend
Mar 18-19. Thriplow is 8 miles south of Cambridge.
2017/05/22 - Camra Beer Festival   [Local]
May 22-27. Held on Jesus Green.
2017/06/09 - Cambridge Natural History Conversazione   [Local]
June 9-10. Natural History exhibits in Department of Zoology.
2017/06/10 - Arbury Carnival   [Local]
June 10. On the open space next to Arbury Community Centre.
2017/07/08 - World Pea Shooting Championship
July 8. At Witcham.
2017/07/09 - Shelford Feast   [Local]
July 9-16. In Great Shelford.
2017/07/27 - Cambridge Folk Festival   [Local]
July 27-30. At Cherry Hinton Hall.
2017/08/19 - Ramsey 1940s Weekend
Aug 19-20. At the Camp, Ramsey.

Exhibitions, festivals, theatre runs
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2016/10/13 - Art Language Location Festival 2016   [Local]
Oct 13-29. Various locations (see website).
2016/10/17 - Festival of Ideas   [Local]
Oct 17-30. At various locations. Organised by the University of Cambridge.
2016/10/20 - Cambridge Film Festival   [Local]
Oct 20-27. Film Festival held at the Arts Picture House.
2016/10/28 - Cambridge Clasical Concert Series   [Local]
Oct 28 - June 27 2017. At the Corn Exchange.
2016/11/12 - Anglian Potters Winter Exhibition   [Local]
Nov 12 - Dec 11. All Saints Church in Jesus Lane.
2017/03/13 - Cambridge Science Festival   [Local]
March 13-26. At various locations round Cambridge.
2017/07/01 - Open Studios   [Local]
Weekends in July. Cambridge artists open their studios.

Other events
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2017/03/31 - Job Fair   [Local]
Mar 31. At the Guildhall.

Children's events
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2016/11/05 - Cambridge Fireworks Display   [Local]
Nov 5, 7:30pm. On Midsummer Common.
2017/03/13 - Cambridge Science Festival   [Local]
March 13-26. At various locations round Cambridge.
2017/06/09 - Cambridge Natural History Conversazione   [Local]
June 9-10. Natural History exhibits in Department of Zoology.
Cambridge Science Centre   [Local]
Gives families and adults the chance to see, hear and play with science.
Duxford Airfield
Imperial War Museum. Major collection of aircraft.
Family Guide to Cambridge   [Local]
Events, listings, ideas for days out, rainy days and other family friendly things to do in Cambridge.
Farmland Museum and Denny Abbey
Farming through the ages, and Norman Abbey. Near Cambridge.
Fitzwilliam Museum   [Local]
Paintings, antiquities, ceramics and armour. Regular exhibitions.
Institute of Astronomy   [Local]
Public activities.
Kettles Yard   [Local]
Modern art gallery & house. Musical concerts, talks. Plus workshops for young people and adults. Closing June 2015 for about 2 years.
Places to Visit   [Local]
Museums and places to visit, indoors and outdoors, in Cambridge and Cambridgeshire.
Resources for Cambridge Parents   [Local]
Links to things to do for children in Cambridgeshire, including a diary of events.
Sedgwick Museum   [Local]
Fossil animals and plants. Plus a minerals display.
The Museum of Cambridge (formerly the Folk Museum)   [Local]
Explore the life and times of Cambridge people. On Castle Hill.
Wicken Fen
A remnant of the once massive Cambridgeshire Fens, with its wildlife.
Wimpole Hall and Farm
Hall, park, farm and gardens.
x2016/11/?? - The North Pole - ice rink   [Local]
Nov-Jan. On Parker's Piece.
x2017/06/?? - Cambridge Town & Country Show   [Local]
June. On Parker's Piece.
x2017/06/?? - Midsummer Fair   [Local]
June. On Midsummer Common.
x2017/06/?? - Strawberry Fair   [Local]
June 4. One-day festival of music, entertainments, arts and crafts.
x2017/07/?? - Big Weekend   [Local]
July. On Parker's Piece. Includes fireworks on Friday, market and stalls on Sunday, Asian Mela on Sunday and music throughout.
x2017/07/?? - Summer at the Museums   [Local]
July - Aug. At various museums.
x2017/07/?? - SummerDaze for children   [Local]
July-Aug. Various locations.
x2017/08/?? - Petersfield Party on the Piece   [Local]
Aug. On St Matthews's Piece, Sturton Street.
x2017/09/?? - Cambridge Food, Garden and Produce Festival   [Local]
Sep. On Parker's Piece.
Zoology Museum   [Local]
Skeletons of animals and birds from all over the world. Closed until 2017 for refurbishment.

Main entertainment venues
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ADC Theatre   [Local]
Main theatre space for the University of Cambridge. In Park Street, near the Round Church.
Arts Picture House   [Local]
Three screen cinema showing new and classic films. In St Andrews Street.
Arts Theatre   [Local]
Drama, dance, music, comedy and pantomine. Near the Guildhall and the marketplace.
Concert Hall in West Road   [Local]
Classical music. In West Road, off Queens Road.
Corn Exchange   [Local]
Entertainment venue. Behind the Guildhall.
Junction   [Local]
Live music, children's activities, workshops, comedy, theatre/dance. Off Hills Road near railway bridge.
Mumford Theatre   [Local]
Theatre in Anglia Ruskin University. Plays and other events. In Broad Street, off East Road.
The Light   [Local]
Multi-screen cinema. In Clifton Way, off Cherry Hinton Road, near Hills Road.
Vue Cinema (formerly Warner Village Cinema)   [Local]
Multi-screen cinema. On East Road.

Other events
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Acoustic Routes   [Local]
Non-mainstream music: roots, folk, blues. At CB2, Norfolk St.
Ballare   [Local]
Nightclub, in Heidelburg Gardens, Lion Yard.
Bharat Bhavan events   [Local]
Mill Road by the railway bridge.
Botanic Garden events   [Local]
Events programme throughout the year including workshops.
Cambridge Libraries   [Local]
Events happening in local libraries.
Cambridge Past Present & Future   [Local]
Manage a number of green open spaces and historic buildings including Wandlebury and the Leper Chapel. They run various events.
Cambridge University What's On   [Local]
Events open to the public from the University of Cambridge.
Ely Cathedral Events
Music & concerts, lectures, education, tours, etc.
Environmental Events   [Local]
Various locations and organisations - publicised by Cambridge City Council.
Events for Senior Citizens   [Local]
Various events, including Tea Dances. In the Guildhall, Market Square, and elsewhere.
Kettles Yard   [Local]
Modern art gallery & house. Musical concerts, talks. Plus workshops for young people and adults. Closing June 2015 for about 2 years.
Local Wildlife Trust Events   [Local]
Guided walks, events, volunteering opportunities. Various locations.
Michaelhouse Events   [Local]
Events happening at the Michaelhouse Cafe.
Milton Country Park Events   [Local]
Outdoor events and activities at Milton Country Park.
Music Venues in Cambridge   [Local]
Including pubs.
New Hall Art Collection   [Local]
Featuring contemporary women artists. Many works can be viewed online.
River Cam events   [Local]
Diary of events on the website of Conservators of the River Cam.
Ruskin Gallery   [Local]
At the Cambridge School of Art, East Road campus of Anglia Ruskin University.
Skeptics in the Pub   [Local]
Have a relaxed and enjoyable evening while listening to talks given in a friendly manner on a wide range of topics.
The Q Club   [Local]
Night club on Station Road.
University of Cambridge Library   [Local]
Exhibitions at the library.
Visit Cambridgeshire Gardens   [Local]
Gardens open this week.

Event listings
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Cambridge Kulcha Listing   [Local]
A listing of early-ish music in Cambridge with a few other selected items of note.
Cambridge Live   [Local]
Organisation which runs the events that the city council used to run.
Cambridge News   [Local]
Events search.
Cambridge University Events   [Local]
Events, exhibitions, concerts, lectures, in different locations.
Cambridge What to do   [Local]
From Local Secrets.
City Events   [Local]
Summer events organised by the city council.
Events in Cambridgeshire
From Cambridgeshire.net, run by Cambridgeshire County Council.
What's On in Cambridge   [Local]
Events in Cambridge and Cambridgeshire. Run by Cambridge Visitor Information Centre.

Art, drama, music, museums
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Art in Cambridge   [Local]
Artists work, galleries, prints, etc.
Cinema   [Local]
What's on at local cinemas.
Dance   [Local]
Clases, workshops and performances.
Drama   [Local]
Local drama groups, including those from Cambridge University.
Museums   [Local]
Museums and places to go in Cambridgeshire and East Anglia.
Music   [Local]
Musical groups, dancing and singers of all kinds.

Cambridgeshire & East Anglia
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ADeC events
Arts Development in East Cambridgeshire provides active support to art groups and projects.
Arts in Cambs on Tour [act]
Professional performances in local villages and towns.
Ely Cathedral Events
Music & concerts, lectures, education, tours, etc.
Ely Cinema
Located within the Maltings.
Haverhill Arts Centre
Multi-art form venue less than 20 miles of Cambridge. Programme includes music, theatre, comedy, film and family events.
Museums in Cambridgeshire and East Anglia
Including their exhibitions.
Saffron Screen
Not-for-profit independent community cinema in Saffron Walden.
St Ives Burgess Hall
Events at the Burgess Hall.
What's On in Peterborough
Museums, theatre, etc.

Annual - dates unknown yet
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x2016/11/?? - The Big Switch On   [Local]
Nov. Christmas lights switch on in various locations.
x2016/11/?? - The North Pole - ice rink   [Local]
Nov-Jan. On Parker's Piece.
x2016/12/?? - Cambridge Santa Run   [Local]
Dec. Starting at Grafton Centre.
x2017/01/?? - Camra Winter Ale Festival   [Local]
Jan. At University Social Club.
x2017/01/?? - Mill Road Feast   [Local]
Jan. In Gwydir Street carpark, Mill Road.
x2017/02/?? - Cambridge History Festival   [Local]
Feb-Mar. At various locations.
X2017/02/?? - Bookfair, with second hand and antiquarian booksellers and map dealers   [Local]
Feb. At the Guildhall.
x2017/02/?? - e-Luminate Cambridge Festival   [Local]
Feb. Various locations.
x2017/02/?? - Snowdrop Run featuring MGs   [Local]
Feb. Starting at Over.
x2017/02/?? - Twilight at the Museums   [Local]
Feb. Various museums.
x2017/04/?? - Cambridge Literary Festival   [Local]
April. Workshops, seminars, panel events and readings. At different locations.
x2017/04/?? - Eel Festival   [Local]
Apr/May. At Ely.
x2017/05/?? - Cycle Ride from Cambridge to Reach Fair   [Local]
May. Start at any point on the route.
x2017/05/?? - Museums at Night   [Local]
May. Various museums.
x2017/05/?? - Pint of Science   [Local]
May. Various pubs.
x2017/06/?? - Cambridge Buskers & Street Performers Festival   [Local]
June. At Strawberry Fair?.
x2017/06/?? - Cambridge Town & Country Show   [Local]
June. On Parker's Piece.
x2017/06/?? - Cambridgeshire County Show
June. At Wimpole Home Farm.
x2017/06/?? - Chesterton Festival   [Local]
June. On Pye Recreation Ground, Chesteron.
x2017/06/?? - Midsummer Fair   [Local]
June. On Midsummer Common.
x2017/06/?? - Sculpture in the Close   [Local]
June-Sep. In the grounds of Jesus College.
x2017/06/?? - Singing on the River   [Local]
June. On Kings Backs.
x2017/06/?? - Strawberry Fair   [Local]
June 4. One-day festival of music, entertainments, arts and crafts.
x2017/06/?? - The Cambridge Roar - Festival of Charity Events   [Local]
Jun-Jul-. Various locations.
x2017/07/?? - Big Weekend   [Local]
July. On Parker's Piece. Includes fireworks on Friday, market and stalls on Sunday, Asian Mela on Sunday and music throughout.
x2017/07/?? - Cambridge Shakespeare Festival   [Local]
July - Aug. Various college gardens.
x2017/07/?? - Cambridge Summer Music Festival   [Local]
July. At various locations.
x2017/07/?? - Jazz and Brass in the Parks   [Local]
Jul - Sep. Cherry Hinton Hall Park and Jesus Green.
x2017/07/?? - London to Cambridge Bike Ride   [Local]
July. Finishing at Midsummer Common.
x2017/07/?? - Mill Road Midsummer Market   [Local]
July. Along Mill Road.
x2017/07/?? - Race for Life   [Local]
July. On Parker's Piece.
x2017/07/?? - Secret Garden Party
July. At Abbots Ripton.
x2017/07/?? - Summer at the Museums   [Local]
July - Aug. At various museums.
x2017/07/?? - SummerDaze for children   [Local]
July-Aug. Various locations.
x2017/08/?? - Cambridge and District Art Circle Summer Exhibition   [Local]
Aug. at Grantchester Village Hall, High Street, Grantchester CB3 9NF
x2017/08/?? - Cambridge Rock Festival   [Local]
Aug. At Haggis Farm Polo Club, Barton, CB23 7PZ.
x2017/08/?? - Petersfield Party on the Piece   [Local]
Aug. On St Matthews's Piece, Sturton Street.
x2017/08/?? - Roston Kite Festival
Aug. On Therfield Heath, Royston.
x2017/08/?? - Saffron Walden Maze Festival
Aug. In various locations in Saffron Walden.
x2017/08/??- Fenland Country Fair
Aug. At Stow Cum Quy.
x2017/09/?? - Autumn Festival   [Local]
Sep. At Milton Country Park.
x2017/09/?? - Bridge the Gap Charity Walk   [Local]
Sep. Starting from Jesus Green, Cambridge.
x2017/09/?? - Cambridge Food, Garden and Produce Festival   [Local]
Sep. On Parker's Piece.
x2017/09/?? - Chariots Of Fire   [Local]
Sep. Charity race through the streets and colleges of Cambridge.
x2017/09/?? - Cherry Hinton Festival   [Local]
Sep. Various locations.
x2017/09/?? - Cherry Hinton Festival Day   [Local]
Sep. On the Recreation Ground, High Street, Cherry Hinton.
x2017/09/?? - Dragon Boat Festival   [Local]
Sep. On River Cam at Fen Ditton.
x2017/09/?? - Haddenham Steam Rally
Sep. On the A1421, north of Haddenham, near Ely.
x2017/09/?? - Mitcham's and More Festival   [Local]
Sep. At Mitcham's Corner.
x2017/09/?? - Open Cambridge   [Local]
Sep. Interesting places open for the day or weekend. Various locations.
x2017/09/?? - Re-enactment of Stourbridge Fair   [Local]
Sep. At the Leper Chapel on Newmarket Road.
x2017/09/?? - Soap Box Derby   [Local]
Sep. In Duxford.
x2017/09?? - The Pink Festival   [Local]
Sep. Various locations.


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