What's on in Peterborough, Northamptonshire
Local Tourist Guide
Welcome to Peterborough in the beautiful county of Northamptonshire. Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Peterborough - 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 Peterborough to suit all the family, whatever the weather.
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Discover museums, art galleries, historic houses, castles, attractions, theme parks and much more in and around Peterborough to keep both parents and children amused and entertained whatever the British weather decides to throw at you!
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Handy Local Guide
Taxis in Peterborough
If you're out on the tiles in Peterborough then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Peterborough will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Peterborough.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Peterborough (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Peterborough for a gourmet feast of fresh local produce. You're sure of a warm welcome from budget diners to highly acclaimed restaurants.
Local Hotel Accommodation
Whether you're staying in Peterborough for the night or you're staying for a few days or more, you'll love the choice of hotel accommodation available in the area.
Rooms from £54.00
Great Northern HotelPeterborough
Rooms from £75.00
Rooms from £40.00
Park inn by Radisson PeterboroughPeterborough
Rooms from £50.00
Rooms from £45.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
|Halfway To Paradise - The Billy Fury StoryBilly Fury was Britain's own Elvis - & the girls loved him! 31 years after his premature death at the age of just 42 - his own band - the all original FURY'S TORNADOS rremember him by re-playing his unbelievable 29 hit r…||13 Mar 2014The CressetPeterboroughTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Hansel and Gretel Hansel and Gretel aren’t greedy; they just want a better life for themselves and their father (oh - and no more cabbage soup please!!) Their lives are turned upside down when their father brings home an unwelcome vis…||6 - 7 Apr 2014Stamford Corn ExchangeStamfordTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Cafe Manouche present... Tales from the Swing Age!A very special performance from the Café Manouche quintet transporting you back in time to a more elegant era... Café Manouche is formed by three brothers originally from Lincolnshire and joined by good friends. Play…||9 May 2014Stamford Arts CentreStamfordMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Jimmy Carr Funny BusinessJimmy Carr Funny Business performs live at The Cresset in Peterborough, Northamptonshire on Tuesday, 27 May 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Jimmy Carr Funny Business at The Cresset now.…||27 May 2014The CressetPeterboroughMiscellaneous|
|Peterborough Dragon Boat FestivalMake a splash at the Peterborough Dragon Boat Festival on Saturday 14th June! The hugely popular Dragon Boat Festival returns to Peterborough on Saturday 14th June – so why not get a team together and be part of it? …||14 Jun 2014Peterborough Rowing LakePeterboroughFamily Days Out|
|Back to BroadwayBack to Broadway is a show that is a celebration of all that is best about Musical Theatre, from the heartbreaking beauty and power of Memory, Music of the Night and Don't Cry for Me Argentina, to the feel good energy of…||3 Jul 2014Key TheatrePeterboroughTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Back to BroadwayBack to Broadway is a show that is a celebration of all that is best about Musical Theatre, from the heartbreaking beauty and power of Memory, Music of the Night and Don't Cry for Me Argentina, to the feel good energy of…||4 Jul 2014Key TheatrePeterboroughTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Back to BroadwayBack to Broadway is a show that is a celebration of all that is best about Musical Theatre, from the heartbreaking beauty and power of Memory, Music of the Night and Don't Cry for Me Argentina, to the feel good energy of…||5 Jul 2014Key TheatrePeterboroughTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Jimmy Carr Funny BusinessJimmy Carr Funny Business performs live at The Cresset in Peterborough, Northamptonshire on Tuesday, 08 July 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Jimmy Carr Funny Business at The Cresset now.…||8 Jul 2014The CressetPeterboroughMiscellaneous|
|Deepings RUFC Rucks N Mauls Rugby Summer Camp 2014Rucks N Mauls is the leading rugby union coaching company for boys and girls aged 6 to 18 years old. Through a combination of the latest coaching methods and techniques developed in the southern hemisphere, participants…||4 - 8 Aug 2014Deepings Rugby Union FCDeeping St JamesSports|
|Alan DaviesAlan Davies performs live at The Cresset in Peterborough, Northamptonshire on Thursday, 06 November 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Alan Davies at The Cresset now.…||6 Nov 2014The CressetPeterboroughMiscellaneous|
|Ross NobleRoss Noble at The Cresset live on Wednesday, 12 November 2014 in Peterborough, Northamptonshire. For tickets to see Ross Noble at The Cresset, see the list of ticket prices.…||12 Nov 2014The CressetPeterboroughMiscellaneous|
Easter in Peterborough
Easter activities in Peterborough
Enjoy a fun-filled family Easter holiday with our list of events taking place over the Bank Holiday Easter weekend in Peterborough.
Wedding fairs in Peterborough
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Peterborough. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.