What's on in Cambridge

Scuseme recommended things to do and places to go

So you live in Cambridge and you want to find out what’s going on.  You’ve come to the right place. Here we will tell you about the things that are of interest to people who live and work in Cambridge. Not just the tourist attractions, but the local events that build your community.

DateTime Event LocationDescriptionMore information Price
Every Friday - Sunday 3pm - 11pm Thirsty Biergarten St Giles’ Church, bottom of Castle HillCraft beer, wine and cocktails. kiddies welcome. Grub from top-notch food trucks. Chilled music & sometimes live gigs.Biergarten
Selected Sundays from June to September 3pm - 5pm Jazz and Brass in the Parks see website for detailsJust turn up, bring a picnic and enjoy Jazz and Brass in Cambridge’s beautiful leafy parksJazz in the ParksFREE
5th June - 21st August7pm - 8pm Hula HoopingOddfellows Hall, Newmarket RoadCourses in hula hooping for fitness, fun & creativity. Cambridge HoopersStarts at £4
30th June - 23rd Sept11am Cambridge County Polo ClubLode
Cambridge
CB25 9HF
Picnic and polo for the family weekends during the summerCambridge Polo Club from £20 per car
5th - 21st July see website for detailsCambridge Summer Music Festival see website for detailssee website for detailsCambridge Summer Music Festival see website for details
7th - 29th Julysee website for details - every weekend in JulyCambridge Open Studios see website for detailssee website for detailsJuly Open StudiosFREE
10th July - 26th August see website for details Cambridge Shakespeare Festival see website for detailsShalespeare in the college gardens throughout the summerCambridge Shakespearesee website for details
13th July from 6pm Cambridge Distillery & ProvenanceHigh Street, Grantchester, Cambridge CB3 9NFProvenance kitchen showroom supper Call 07779 304833 to reserve a table
13th July 7.30pm - 11pmDoubletree Open Air Cinema The Doubletree HotelDirty DancingDirty Dancing£12 adults & £7 U12s
13th - 15th July see website for detailsThe Big WeekendParkers PieceFamily fun including music, fireworks, food stalls, French Market & lots moreBig WeekendFREE
17th July 12pm - 9pm Cambridge 1st Dumpling Festival Cambridge Polo ClubIf you love steamed buns, pho bubble tea, sushi, ramen ....Cambridge First Dumpling Festival
17th July5.30 - 7.30pm GoFreePlasticDay WorkshopSt Barnabus Church To help businesses on their less plastic journey. Cambridge Eco-Living Festival to followGoFreePlasticDaysee website for details
18th July 6.15pm - 8pm Sounds Green - TG CollectiveBotanical GardensLive music Sounds Green Normal garden admission charges
18th - 21st July see website for details12th Cambridge Comedy Festival Cambridge Junction 34 shows from some of the world’s finest comedy performers.Cambridge Comedy Festival see website for details
25th July 6.15pm - 8pm Sounds Green - Afrosamba Botanical GardensLive music Sounds Green Normal garden admission charges
26th - 29th July see website for detailsCambridge Rock Festival Horseheath, Cambs, CB21 4PTSee around 75 bands, camp or visit for the dayCambridge Rock Festivalfrom free for U10s to £120 tickets
28th - 29th July see website for detailsCambridge B-Movie Film Festival Cambridge Junction Cheesy B-Movies from the 80s ranging from PG to 18 cert.Cambridge B-Moviesee website
24th - 26th August see website for detailsCambridge Cocktail Weekend The Corn ExchangeABOUT

Take the best cocktail bars in Cambridge, your favourite drinks brands, great live music and DJs, and (almost) every cocktail under the sun.
Cambridge Cocktail Weekend £7.70 - £14.85 (Early bird still available)
24th - 27th August 7pm Movies on the Meadows Grantchester Meadows Movies included: Dunkirk, Coco,
Jumanji, Welcome to the Jungle, Isle of Dogs, The Greatest Showman, Paddington 2, Mary and the Witch's Flower,
Duel
Movies on the Meadow£6 - £16