What's on inPotton


Welcome to Potton

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Potton - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Potton to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Potton

24
NOV
Down Old Memory Lane
Westmill Community Centre

The show begins on the Embankment of the Thames in London about 100 years ago. A young woman sits outside a street caf looking dejected. A young man approaches and attempts to cheer her up by taking her down old memory lane.…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01462 441965
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25
NOV
The Comedy Club Cambridge
The Belfry Hotel

The Comedy Club Cambridge at The Belfry Hotel on Saturday 25th November.The Comedy Club Presents 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Category: Arts Performing Arts Comedy.Artists Speakers: TBC Please Visit www.thecomedyclub.co.uk…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01954 714691
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26
NOV
Afternoon Tea (November)
The House at Shuttleworth

Treat yourself to a wonderful home‐baked afternoon tea in the grand setting of The House at Shuttleworth. Formerly the home of the Shuttleworth family The House will be open for viewing with room stewards on hand to tell you more about the…

Location: 5.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01767 627965
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26
NOV
Baby & Children's Market - Nearly New Sale
One Leisure

Whats on offerLots of stall bursting with top quality LIKE NEW and NEW baby & childrens items from birth to 8 yrs. Plus a small selection of unique businesses in the baby & childrens industry showcasing and selling their products & services…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07967 828615
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26
NOV
Talk: The History of Old Warden Park
The House

This colourful talk will bring to life the history of Old Warden Park led by The House and Parkland manager Amanda Done.Ticket price includes entry to The House and teacoffee on arrival. This event is suitable for ages 16. Advance booking required.Attendees…

Location: 5.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01767 627965
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01
DEC
St Neots continental Christams market
Market Square, St neots

There is a historical significance to the marketplace. Before the supermarkets before the internet; the marketplace was where traders would introduce their world to the world.Traders who had sailed the seas discovering lands and cultures would gather the culinary and material treasures…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07542 026035
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01
DEC
St Neots Continental Christmas Market
St Neots Town Centre

Continental Christmas Market comes to St Neots Market SquareThe seasonal warming scents of ginger cinnamon and fresh baked bread will be in the air when St. Neots plays host to its first Continental Christmas Market on the weekend of 1st‐3rd December. Traders…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07977 567726
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02
DEC
Aladdin Pantomime
Coombes Community Centre

An exciting traditional pantomime for family audiences. Aladdin is in trouble for looking upon the princess but who is the mysterious stranger in town To escape the law Aladdin goes on an adventure with Abanazar to find the fabled magic lamp AMA…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01462 441965
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02
DEC
Santa’s Grotto and Christmas Fly In
Shuttleworth

At 11am on Saturday 2 December Santa will fly in to Shuttleworth come and watch him arrive freeOnce landed Santa will make his way to his Grotto in the Swiss Garden. Visit him on Saturday 2 or Sunday 3 December and…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01767 627933
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03
DEC
Sunday Lunch with Santa
Knebworth House and Barns

Give your family an early Christmas treat with a fantastic lunch at Knebworth Barns complete with a visit from Santa and a gift for every child. Our special festive Sunday lunches are on 3rd 10th and 17th December 2017.Arrival is from 12.00…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01438 812661
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09
DEC
Christmas Concert - Amalfi String Quartet
Potton Community Centre

NEWS FLASH.....the Potton based Amalfi String Quartet will be performing once again on 9th December at 7.30pm in the Potton Community Hall Brook End.The first half will feature all your favourite Christmas tunes and in the second half YOU get to the…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07958 570209
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09
DEC
Dry Stone Walling Workshop
Marshwood House

These workshops are a practical introduction to the heritage and the craft of building walls using natural stone without mortar. In addition you also receive an extensive discussion overview packed with How to tips and information regarding the construction of other dry…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07749 032680
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09
DEC
Workshop: Wreath Making
The Swiss Garden, Shuttleworth

Create your own Christmas masterpiece at this seasonal workshop. Refreshments and all materials are provided.Event Information:The workshop runs from 10.00‐13.00 in the Garden Room.£25 per person includes entry to the Swiss Garden after the workshop.…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01767 627933
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29
DEC
Engineering Open Workshop 2017
The Shuttleworth Collection

Get to see areas and projects not usually on view to the public and chat to our skilled aircraft engineers and volunteers who love discussing what goes into rebuilding vintage aircraft maintenance and the skills needed to keep these aircraft flying.Our vehicle…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01767 627933
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06
JAN
Jack & The Beanstalk Pantomime
Westmill Community Centre

Jack and the Beanstalk is revolutionary in touring pantomimes due to the new fantastic designed sets this year. The show starts outside Jacks cottage but when he sells Nellie the cow for a handful of magic beans a huge beanstalk grows right…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01462 441965
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14
JAN
The House Wedding Show
The House at Shuttleworth

Visit The House for our beautiful Wedding Show.You will meet a range of quality suppliers ready to help plan your special day. Couples getting married will also receive a free goody bag.Event Information:Doors open 11.00‐15.00 with free admission and parking.…

Location: 5.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01245 895470
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11
FEB
Valentine’s Afternoon Tea
The House, Shuttleworth

Formerly the home of the Shuttleworth family The House will be open for viewing with room stewards on hand to tell you more about the history of the family and Old Warden Park.…

Location: 5.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01767 627965
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18
FEB
NGS Open Day at the Swiss Garden
The Swiss Garden, Shuttleworth

Since its foundation the National Gardens Scheme has donated £50 million to charities across the UK. Around 3700 gardens open each year for the National Garden Scheme. Seasonal interest in the garden includes Snowdrops Hellebores and a range of wonderfully scented shrubs…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL:
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11
MAR
Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea
The House, Shuttleworth

Treat mum to a well‐deserved freshly baked Afternoon Tea in the delightful setting of The House at Shuttleworth with a chance to explore its grand rooms and find out more about the history of the family and Old Warden park.Pre‐book only. Upgrades…

Location: 5.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01767 627965
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01
APR
Easter Afternoon Tea
The House at Shuttleworth

Treat yourself to a wonderful Easter themed afternoon tea in the grand setting of The House at Shuttleworth. Formerly the home of the Shuttleworth family The House will be open for viewing with room stewards on hand to tell you more about…

Location: 5.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01767 627965
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07
APR
Workshop: Planting Design
The Swiss Garden, Shuttleworth

Pick up expert tips from RHS and Chelsea Flower Show award winning garden designer Philippa Pearson on the use of plants to create stunning displays in your garden. Tips on how to choose the right plant for the right place and…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01767 627933
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Tourist Attractions


Wimpole Hall

The 2500 acre 1012ha Wimpole Estate, situated eight miles south west of Cambridge, offers visitors the chance to visit: a house built mainly in the 18th Century; landscaped park; gardens and Home Farm. First built in 1643 and much altered by subsequent owners, Wimpole has developed into…

Bassingbourn Snow Sports Club

Ski Slopes at Bassingbourn Snow Sports Club in Royston, Hertfordshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01462 618091 for Ski Slope opening times, entrance costs and ski hire.…

Beadlow Manor Golf Shop

Beadlow Manor Golf Shop ‐ golf course in Shefford, Bedfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01525 860666 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Beadlow Manor Golf Shop golf courseclub.…

Bourn Golf Club Ltd

Bourn Golf Club Ltd ‐ golf course in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01954 718057 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Bourn Golf Club Ltd golf courseclub.…

Cambridge National Golf

Cambridge National Golf ‐ golf course in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01223 264702 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Cambridge National Golf golf courseclub.…

Colmworth & North Beds Golf Club

Colmworth & North Beds Golf Club ‐ golf course in Bedford, Bedfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01234 378181 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Colmworth & North Beds Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Potton? See our list of attractions in Potton, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.