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

06
MAR
Importance of Spiritual Practice in Daily Life
Hughes Hall

Importance of spiritual practice in daily life Spiritual Science Research Foundation SSRF is an international non‐profit organization which has been researching the spiritual dimension and how it affects our lives. Its research in the field of Spirituality began in 1985. In this…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07432 682837
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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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07
MAR
Kuda Till Dawn: Official After Party
Kuda, Cambridge

Kuda Til Dawn returns this Saturday Party till the sun comes up with our new monthly session through til 6:00amBig Entertainment provided by Team Power Stilts one of the countries top acrobatic street performance teams and the best tunes from DJ McCallister…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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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
Cambridge Science Festival 2015
University Of Cambridge

The annual Cambridge Science Festival takes place from 9 to 22 March 2015. With around 300 fascinating talks discussions films theatre exhibitions comedy and hands‐on activities on offer the Festival is a great opportunity to explore and discuss world leading science. To…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01223 766766
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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

08
APR
Chaplin's Circus is coming to Saffron Walden
The Common

It is the 4th of August 1924. Chaplins Circus has just two hours remaining to repay its debts and save itself from bankruptcy. Everything is riding on the success of this one performance. While the Ringmaster has an exciting plan to bring…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01727 555250
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09
APR
Free Circus Skills Workshops
The Common

Chaplins Circus will be running a number of FREE circus skills workshops during the 2015 Easter Half Term teaching a variety of skills including juggling hula hooping ribbon twirling plate spinning mime diabolo magic rope‐walking balloon modelling devil sticks face painting and…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01727 555250
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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

22
APR
Laura Marling
Corn Exchange Cambridge

At just twenty‐one Laura Marling has had a career many of her peers would dream of. Currently nominated for a second successive Brit Award thanks to the fantastic A Creature I Dont Know ‐ released…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
APR
Mike The Mechanics
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Mike The Mechanics at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Thursday 23 April 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Mike The Mechanics live…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
APR
Public Service Broadcasting
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Public Service Broadcasting at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Saturday 25 April 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…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
APR
Count Arthur Strong
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Count Arthur Strongs new show Command Performance is so new not even he knows hes doing it yet. Dont worry about that though its never stopped him before So get your Maltesers out roll your…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

02
MAY
Reginald D Hunter
Corn Exchange Cambridge

American stand‐up comedian Reginald D Hunter works mainly in the UK and originally began his time here studying at RADA for a career on the stage. It seems that his ability to make audiences laugh…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
MAY
Cambridge 100/50 bike ride
Impington Village College

Enjoy the spring sunshine with this fantastic ride back for a third year Starting and finishing on the outskirts of Cambridge the ride takes you north through Cambridgeshire Lincolnshire and towards the Norfolk coast with a choice of 100 mile or 50…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Sports

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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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