What's on inDuxford

Welcome to Duxford

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Duxford - 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 Duxford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Duxford

27
NOV
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Cambridge Corn Exchange

Tickets for Al Murray One Man One Guvnor at Cambridge Corn Exchange on the Thursday 27 November 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Al Murray One Man One Guvnor live at Cambridge Corn Exchange see our list of…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

27
NOV
Alabama 3
The Junction

What do you get when you add a little soul to a blues rock band then move the whole shebang to Brixton The indescribable genre‐bending beats of British band Alabama 3 or A3 as they…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
NOV
Lee Scratch Perry
The Junction

If this was a specially exhausting night for you you are in for a treat. Everyone get ready to get real steady for in a moment we will be welcoming a living legend Lee Scratch…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
NOV
Dawn French
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Lets face it we dont really need to introduce Dawn French to you. If we do then you dont own a TV do you Star of hit TV sitcom The Vicar of Dibley…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
NOV
Dawn French 30 Million Minutes
Cambridge Corn Exchange

Dawn French 30 Million Minutes at Cambridge Corn Exchange in Cambridge on Sunday 30 November 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
DEC
Rodrigo y Gabriela
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Rodrigo y Gabriela at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Monday 01 December 2014. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
DEC
David Gray
Corn Exchange Cambridge

British singer and songwriter David Gray found fame and fortune for his chart‐topping album White Ladder in 1998. Bringing him commercial success and critical attention his album contained hit songs Babylon This Years Love…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
DEC
Echo and the Bunnymen
The Junction

Liverpudlian group Echo and the Bunnymen first formed back in 1978 and released their debut album Crocodiles two years later in 1980 winning them critical acclaim and chart success. Their subsequent albums Heaven Up…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
DEC
Passenger
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Singer song writer Mike Rosenberg is Passenger With a varying back up band for five albums of folk influenced pop rock Passenger has delivered hypnotically good all English music. Thank you Mike for putting the…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
DEC
Dave Gorman
Corn Exchange Cambridge

English author presenter and stand‐up comedian Dave Gorman takes his stories of extreme adventures and experiences to theatres across the length of the country. Born in Staffordshire Dave first performed live at the 1998 Edinburgh…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
DEC
Jimmy Carr
Cambridge Corn Exchange

Funny man Jimmy Carr has become known and loved for his deadpan delivery and observational comedy. His humour is often dark yet hugely appealing as his success on TV and the live stand‐up stage keeps…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
DEC
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Jimmy Carr Funny Business appears live in Cambridge Cambridgeshire at Corn Exchange Cambridge on Saturday 06 December 2014. For ticket prices to watch Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Corn Exchange Cambridge see the list of tickets available for Jimmy Carr Funny…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

08
DEC
Basement Jaxx
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Basement Jaxx duo have been producing and releasing house music since their rise in popularity in the late 1990. Consisting of Felix Buxton and Simon Ratcliffe their discography includes Wheres your head at and…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
DEC
Brit Floyd
Cambridge Corn Exchange

The World Tour 2012 celebrates the music from Dark Side of the Moon Wish You Were Here Animals The Wall and much much more. The biggest Pink Floyd tribute yet…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

10
DEC
SuDS Water Management Summit 2014
Menzies Cambridge Hotel

A comprehensive 2 day programme devoted to providing an in‐depth look at the most important issues involved with SuDS.With Schedule 3 of the Flood and Water Management Act yet to be fully commenced there are many concerns over the implementation and adoption…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 02073 689300
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12
DEC
Frank Skinner Man In A Suit
Cambridge Corn Exchange

Frank Skinner Man In A Suit at Cambridge Corn Exchange in Cambridge on Friday 12 December 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

12
DEC
From the Jam
The Junction

From the Jam at The Junction in Cambridge on Friday 12 December 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
DEC
Christmas in Cottenham with Ely Consort
All Saints' Church

Do you enjoy seasonal Christmas music If you do this could be what you need to start the Christmas season. Ely Consort perform an evening of Advent and Christmas works some familiar and some not so well knownRepertoire:Adam lay yboundenBethlehem DownIt…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01954 250454
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13
DEC
Russell Howard
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Award‐winning comic Russell Howard and regular on BBCs Mock The Week hits the road to bring his unique comedy style to a discerning crowd of fans. Born in Somerset England Russells awards include Zoo…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

24
DEC
Christmas Eve Cocktails
Kuda, Cambridge

Youve worked hard all year now Kuda Cambridge would like to share Christmas with you. For an exclusive invite to our Cocktail reception simply add your names to the guest‐list for complimentary admission.Music Policy: Anything goes and lots of Festive CheerAdmission Information:£4.00…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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31
DEC
New Year's Eve
Kuda, Cambridge

Join us for the biggest night of the year and welcome in 2015 in styleComplimentary bubbly reception before 11pm and confetti cannons for the big countdown what could be betterWhy not book one of our private VIP Tables serving Cambridges finest bottle…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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31
DEC
New Years Eve 60s , Extravaganza
Cambridge Motel

Celebrate this New Years Eve with a fantastic night of live 60s Music performed by East Anglias Premier 60s tribute THE 6Ts They are renowned for recreating the music just as it was back in the Day 3…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01763 260414
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09
JAN
Nils Lofgren
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Chicago‐born solo guitarist and singer Nils Lofgren carved his early career from working with Bruce Springsteen and Neil Young. Having spent 25 years as a member of Bruce Springsteens E Street Band and a…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
JAN
FREE taster session at the Cambridge (South) Rock
Main Church Sanctuary

Your friendly local Cambridge choir is run by Cambridgeshire based musician Carrie Rawlings. Youve probably heard of our unique sellout O2 arena event in 2013 and our secret singing flash mobs around country for Comic Relief just search Great British flash mob…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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13
JAN
FREE taster session at the Cambridge (North) Rock
The Church of the Good Shepherd

The Cambridge Rock Choir is led by choir leader Carrie Rawlings. Our choir is made up of many locals who never thought they could sing or hadnt found the right outlet for their secret singing in the car or shower. I dont…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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15
JAN
J Mascis
The Junction 2

J Mascis at The Junction 2 in Cambridge on Thursday 15 January 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest J Mascis tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
JAN
Tommy Emmanuel
Cambridge Corn Exchange

Two‐time Grammy award nominee Tommy Emmanuel will come to Cambridge as part of his 50th anniversary world tour.This legendary guitarist is one of Australias most respected musicians. Tommys unique style he calls it simply finger…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

23
JAN
First Aid Kit
Corn Exchange Cambridge

First Aid Kit band is a Swedish folk duo comprising of sisters Klara Soderberg andJohanna Soderberg from Enskede Stockholm. The two had been writing folk‐influenced songs since 2007 but stormed into the limelight when a…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
FEB
Collabro
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Collabro at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Monday 09 February 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do the…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
FEB
King Charles
Portland Arms

When you are a classically trained musician who has mastered the guitar piano and cello in addition to singing I guess we can forgive you for taking the stage name King Charles. Real name Charles…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


Imperial War Museum

Duxford is Europe's premier aviation museum ‐ as well as having one of the finest collections of tanks, military vehicles and naval exhibits in the country. This famous heritage site began as an airfield in the First World War and also played a vital role in the Second…

Audley End House and Gardens

One of the most significant Jacobean houses in England with 31 opulent rooms on view. Set in 'Capability' Brown landscaped park, with walled Victorian kitchen garden.Audley End House was commissioned by Thomas, first Earl of Suffolk, on the scale of a royal palace, to entertain his monarch,…

Audley End Steam Railway

The Audley End Miniature Railway is a delightful 1.5 mile ride on Lord Braybrooke's private 10 gauge railway through Estate woodland. There is free car parking and free admission to a picnic area and woodland walk. The children all enjoy looking out for the teddies that live…

Linton Zoological Gardens

This famous wildlife centre was opened in 1972, and the zoo is continuously expanding as more of the world's threatened species are taken on board their land ‐ based Ark. Set in 16 acres of beautiful gardens with plenty of picnic areas and a children's play area.…

Mole Hall Wildlife Park

Have showers of fun in Mole Hall Wildlife Park's new water maze. Negotiate innocent looking paths with hidden sprinklers when you least expect it. See also deer, otters, pet's corner, straw castle, sheep, goats and many other friendly and exciting animals.…

Museum of Zoology

The Museum of Zoology is home to a huge variety of recent and fossil animals.Our collections rival those of the major university museums world‐wide, and are used for academic study by researchers within and beyond the University. Families and group visitors enjoy our regularly‐changing, free, self‐led trails and…

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