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

02
FEB
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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03
FEB
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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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

10
FEB
Hudson Taylor
The Junction 2

Hudson Taylor at The Junction 2 in Cambridge on Tuesday 10 February 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Hudson Taylor live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
FEB
Katherine Jenkins
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Katherine Jenkins first rose to stardom in 1998. She is a hugely popular Welsh Mezzo soprano and classical musician. Jenkins graduated with honours from the Royal Academy of Music then worked as a freelance singing…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

17
FEB
The Staves
The Junction

The Staves at The Junction in Cambridge on Tuesday 17 February 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets for…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
FEB
Supreme Queen
Rhodes Arts Complex

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTSSupreme QueenLIVE IN CONCERTSUPREME QUEEN have been paying homage to the worlds most theatrical and dramatic Rock band Queen since 1995 and in that time have had a huge impact on audiences across the UK Europe and Asia.Front man Scott…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01279 710200
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24
FEB
Enter Shikari
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Enter Shikari are a British band that combine post‐hardcore music with various electronic elements. They formed in 2003 taking their name from a boat owned by Roughton Rou Reynolds uncle and a character in a…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
FEB
Little Comets
The Junction

You know those cool guys from Little Comets right From their first single released in 2009 the british indie rock band Little Comets have come a long way. If you dont remember One Night in…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
FEB
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac
Corn Exchange Cambridge

With their meticulously crafted instrumentals and tight harmonies Rumours of Fleetwood Mac bring back to the masses the classic hits of the legendary Fleetwood Mac.…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
MAR
Wilko Johnson
The Junction

Wilko Johnson at The Junction in Cambridge on Friday 06 March 2015. 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 GetMeIn…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
MAR
Cambridge Regional College Open Day
Cambridge Regional College

Cambridge Regional College is hosting an Open Day on Saturday 7th March at King Hedges Road Cambridge CB4 2QT. It is an excellent opportunity for prospective students to take a look at the college and our amazing facilities meet the staff and…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01233 418200
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08
MAR
Clean Bandit
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Coming together as a group in Cambridge in 2009 electronic group Clean Bandit first reached the top 40 UK charts with their single Mozarts House in 2013 and followed it up with chart topping single…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
MAR
Australian Pink Floyd
Cambridge Corn Exchange

Australian Pink Floyd is the band to see when it comes to Pink Floyd tributes. More than just an average cover band Aussie Pink Floyd meticulously strives to recreate the ground‐breaking work of the iconic…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

09
MAR
The Australian Pink Floyd
Cambridge Corn Exchange

With Pink Floyds immense discography that spans numerous genres its no surprise that the famous acid rockers from the 60s still have a massive following. However given that their last album was 1994s The Division…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

09
MAR
The Australian Pink Floyd Show
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Emerging back in 1988 the original and credible Floyd act TAPFS has been getting bigger and better ever since. The band were described by Floyd drummer Nick Mason on BBC 5 Live as Very…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
MAR
The Australian Pink Floyd VIP
Cambridge Corn Exchange

The Australian Pink Floyd VIP at Cambridge Corn Exchange in Cambridge on Monday 09 March 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. …

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

11
MAR
Europe Black Star Riders
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Europe Black Star Riders at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Wednesday 11 March 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…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
MAR
Simon Amstell To Be Free
The Junction

Simon Amstell To Be Free at The Junction in Cambridge on Wednesday 11 March 2015. 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…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

12
MAR
Steven Wilson
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Steven Wilson at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Thursday 12 March 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…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
MAR
Paul Weller
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Famed for his success with the band The Jam from 1976‐82 Paul Weller is considered to be a successful national rather than international musician. His lyrics are rooted in British culture and he is often…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
MAR
Paul Carrack
Cambridge Corn Exchange

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
MAR
The Stranglers
Corn Exchange Cambridge

The Stranglers are pleased to announce a full UK tour in March 2012 the band have been busy in the studio writing and recording their seventeenth studio album which is due for release next year.…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
MAR
Lucy Rose
The Junction

Lucy Rose may appear to be a fresh new face on the British music scene but this young star already has an impressive CV and is set to become a much loved artist. She is…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
APR
Alan Carr
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Known as Chatty Man and Spexy Beast this witty English comedian and personality burst onto TV screens after winning a BBC New Comedy Award in 2001. With two arena tours under his belt this…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

09
APR
Lee Nelson
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Hello u blurb readin legend Its Lee Nelson here from off ur tele im coming to a crap town near u with my brand new WELL NEW TOURits gonna b bigga betta …

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

10
APR
Wolf Alice
The Junction

Ellie Rowsell Joel Amey Theo Ellis and Joff Oddie make up the alt‐rock band Wolf Alice who are again playing UK dates and appearing live at music festivals across the country. The four‐piece rock…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
APR
Marc Almond
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Marc Almond is currently on tour celebrating 30 years in the music business he has recently released his album Variet which is the first recording of his own work for 10 years. He first rose…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
APR
Simple Minds
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Scottish rock band Simple Minds were at the peak of their popularity in the early 1990s. The band are thought to have sold more than 40 million albums world wide and are famed for 80s…

Location: 8.4 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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