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

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Peter Andre
Newmarket Racecourse

English born Australian singersongwriter Peter Andre is also a successful TV presenter and businessman. Famed for his marriage and subsequent split from glamour model Katie Price Andre has starred in his own ITV2 shows both…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Space- Time: The Future
Wysing Arts Centre

Space‐Time: The Future is Wysing Arts Centre's fifth annual festival of art and experimental music. For the first time it will focus primarily on women in experimental and electronic music and art or bands fronted by women. The festival will include twelve…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +44(0)1954 718881
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The Barbie™ and The Secret Door Singing Academy
CRC Sports Centre, Cambridge Regional College

To celebrate the DVD release of Barbie and The Secret Door on the 1st September 2014 Universal Pictures UK and Razzamataz have teamed up this summer to launch the limited edition Barbie Singing Academy across the UK. The limited edition workshops…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01223 480025
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Rich Dad Education Workshop
The Radisson Blu Stansted Airport

Learn to be Rich is a FREE 2‐hour workshop from Rich Dad Education that puts the lessons of the best‐selling Rich Dad Poor Dad book into action.Rich Dad Education shows people how to transform their lives and their financial future and find…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02072 538800
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Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival
River Cam

The Dragon Boat Festival is one of the region's biggest and most popular corporate events and entering a team offers an excellent opportunity to.‐Foster good team spirit and entertain clients‐Provide a superb day out for staff and their families‐Raise much‐needed funds for…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01780 470718
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Ben Montague
The Junction 2

Two years after debut single Haunted took the radio by storm Ben Montague is ready to launch his debut album Tales Of Flying and Falling and announces a tour to celebrate.…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Danny Bhoy
The Junction

Winner of the Daily Telegraph Open Mic Award Danny Bhoy has performed to critical acclaim to British audiences and has continued his stand up success with tour dates at the UKs biggest venues. His…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Danny Bhoy Please Untick This Box
Junction

Danny Bhoy Please Untick This Box at Junction in Cambridge on Saturday 13 September 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 imports all…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Duxford Air Show
Imperial War Museum

The Duxford Air Show is a celebration of aviation in its many diverse and varied forms. Combinations of historic aircraft contemporary jets mind‐boggling aerobatics and those quirky did‐I‐really‐just‐see‐that displays make The Duxford Air Show an entertaining aerial spectacle with a fabulous…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Family Events

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The Influence of Furniture on Love
Wysing Arts Centre

The Influence of Furniture on Love is an exhibition in Wysing Arts Centres 17th century farmhouse. The title of the exhibition is taken from an unpublished essay by economist John Maynard Keynes which discusses whether it is possible for the rooms within…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +44(0)1954 718881
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FREE taster session at the Cambridge (South) Rock
Queen Edith's Chapel

The local Cambridge choir is run by Cambridgeshire based musician Carrie Rawlings. You may know about our mysterious choir flash mobs around the country for Comic Relief our sell‐out performances at venues like the O2 or our hit ITV documentary but at…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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The Queen Extravaganza
Corn Exchange Cambridge

The Queen Extravaganza at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Monday 15 September 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…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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FREE taster session at the Cambridge (North) Rock
The Church of the Good Shepherd

The Cambridge Rock Choir is led by Cambridgeshire based musician Carrie Rawlings. We are the local community choir with the national reputation ‐ join the Cambridge Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as Fantastic. Whilst retaining our…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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JOHNNY CASH REVISITED
Haverhill Arts Centre

Johnny Cash Revisited is a semi‐biographical show illustrating the transition of Johnny Cash from being a young gospel singer from Dyess Arkansas into the legendary recording artist known as THE MAN IN BLACK. Rick McKay and special guest Jodie McKay paying tribute…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01440 714140
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The Magic Numbers
The Junction

The Magic Numbers appears live in Cambridge Cambridgeshire at The Junction on Saturday 20 September 2014. For ticket prices to watch The Magic Numbers at The Junction see the list of tickets available for The Magic Numbers.…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Risk Week
Christ College Cambridge

The 2nd Annual Risk Week Cambridge will take place at the prestigious location of Christs College Cambridge University between the 23rd and 26th September 2014. Our four day residential series of seminars will feature a range of speakers including leading CROs senior…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 44(0)2073 169017
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Sophie Ellis Bextor
Junction

Sophie's new material sees the 34 year old star blossoming into an accomplished singersongwriter with a powerfully understated style showcasing a newfound lyrical and musical maturity.Her fifth and latest studio album Wanderlust' was co‐written and…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Sophie EllisBextor
Junction

Sophie EllisBextor at Junction in Cambridge on Wednesday 24 September 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Sophie EllisBextor live in the knowledge that…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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John Bishop
Cambridge Corn Exchange

Scouse comedian John Bishop was named best newcomer by BBC Radio Merseyside winning the North West Comedy award for best stand‐up in 2004. Since then he has been nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Award.…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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John Bishop Work In Progress
Cambridge Corn Exchange

John Bishop Work In Progress at Cambridge Corn Exchange in Cambridge on Thursday 25 September 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch John Bishop Work In Progress live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Jack Daniel's Birthday
Kuda, Cambridge

Saturday Chic is our premier weekend night out Bringing you the big night out that only a super club could deliver.Join us this Saturday for our big Jack Daniels birthday celebration Music lights and JD... What more do you need... And why…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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An Evening With Jason Mraz
Cambridge Corn Exchange

An Evening With Jason Mraz at Cambridge Corn Exchange in Cambridge on Saturday 27 September 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch An Evening With Jason Mraz live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Jason Mraz
Cambridge Corn Exchange

American singer‐songwriter Jason Mraz has elements of Reggae pop rock folk and jazz within his own unique style. He is best known for singles like Im Yours which shot him to international success and gained…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Jason Muraz
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Jason Muraz at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Saturday 27 September 2014. 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

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Cambridge to Norwich bike ride
Starts at Coldham's Common

A very popular new ride in 2011 and now back for the fourth time in 2014 Starting at Coldhams Common in Cambridge the route heads east through an autumnal landscape of fenland patchwork fields and even a few hills The finish is…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01179 897080
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Claire Martin Live in Concert
Junction

Claire Martin Live in Concert at Junction in Cambridge on Sunday 28 September 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 imports all the…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
OCT
Buzzcocks
The Junction

One of the original bands to come out of the Manchester area The Buzzcocks were born in the earliest days of punk and theyve never really left us. They expertly blend banging punk rhythms…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
OCT
Dry The River
The Junction

Dry the River aren't your average English folk band. Formed in 2009 by exiles from the punk and emo hardcore music scenes don't let their looks deceive you. Dry the River's tattoos and piercings are…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
OCT
Michael Palin Travelling To Work
Cambridge Corn Exchange

Michael Palin Travelling To Work will be performing live Comedy at Cambridge Corn Exchange on the Friday 03 October 2014 in Cambridge Cambridgeshire. Buy tickets for Michael Palin Travelling To Work online.…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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OCT
Guilden Morden Food Fayre 2014
St. Mary's Church

Its the annual Food Fayre on Saturday 4th October from 10am to 2pm. There are the same favourite stalls as previous years but bigger and better and a couple of new‐comers. As always it will be the finest quality food from…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

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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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