What's on inNewmarket

Welcome to Newmarket

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

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Forthcoming events in Newmarket

06
FEB
Saturday Intro to Wine Tasting in a College
Gonville and Caius College

Come to Cambridgeshire Wine School and enjoy a friendly informal and fun wine journey tasting at least 13 wines from around the world ‐ no previous experience necessary. Well start with Champagne and show you how to open the bottle in…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01223 655391
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09
FEB
Bloc Party NME Awards Tour 2016
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Bloc Party NME Awards Tour 2016 at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Tuesday 09 February 2016. 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: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
FEB
Cambridge Wine Tasting Experience Day
St Johns Chophouse

Our Cambridge Wine Tasting Days are fantastic days out learning about wine in a relaxed and fun environment ‐ suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner through to budding wine enthusiast. Its a full Wine Tasting Experience Day ‐ tasting learning and…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08456 808367
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13
FEB
Ely Cathedral Sparkling Valentine’s Concert 2016
The Lady Chapel Ely Cathedral

For out‐and‐out romance on Valentines Weekend join British virtuoso concert pianist Warren Mailley‐Smith for a candlelit and bubbly‐filled evening of romantic piano music. Warren was born in Earith a small village outside Cambridge. He had his first piano lessons there as a…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01353 660349
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13
FEB
February Half Term
Cambridge Science Centre

Join us this February Half Term for more action packed workshops talks and hands on exhibits at the Cambridge Science Centre.…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01223 967965
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19
FEB
Cambridge Book Fair
Guildhall

A great one day book fair in Cambridge with over 70 book dealers.Cambridge Book Fair is a very popular book fair with our book dealers and there will be over 70 exhibitors who are selling second‐hand and antiquarian books maps ephemera and…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01223 312913
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20
FEB
Saturday Intro to Wine Tasting
Gonville and Caius College

Come to Cambridgeshire Wine School and enjoy a friendly informal and fun wine journey tasting at least 13 wines from around the world ‐ no previous experience necessary Well start with Champagne and show you how to open the bottle in…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01223 655391
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27
FEB
Runrig
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Formed on the Scottish isle of Skye Runrig are a Scottish Celtic rock group who sing both in English and Gaelic. They first appeared on the music scene in the early 1970s and have released…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
MAR
Jason Donovan
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Jason Donovan at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Tuesday 01 March 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Jason Donovan live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
MAR
TOM STADE ‘You’re Welcome!’ UK Tour 2015/101
Junction

Every inch a star.super confidence and charisma If comedy is the new rock n roll then Tom Stade is Keith Richards DAILY RECORD Back on the road after the sell‐out success of his month‐long run at the Edinburgh Festival earlier this year…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01223 511511
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05
MAR
March Open Day
Cambridge Regional College

Interested in joining us next September Our March Open Day is on Saturday 5 March 2016 from 9:30am‐12:30pm and it is a great way of discovering what it is like to study at Cambridge Regional College. Talk to our expert tutors meet…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01233 418200
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05
MAR
Wine Tasting in a beautiful College
Gonville and Caius College

. Come and enjoy a friendly informal and fun wine journey through OLD WORLD and NEW WORLD wines tasting at least 13 wines from around the world. No previous experience necessary.Beginning with Champagne watch us open the bottle by sabrage using a…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01223 655391
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07
MAR
2016 Cambridge Science Festival
Cambridge City Centre

With hundreds of free events on everything from Astronomy to Zoology the 2016 Cambridge Science Festival welcomes adults teenagers and families to explore science with researchers from across Cambridge. Join us for talks hands‐on activities performances exhibitions and films; the Festival has…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01223 766766
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07
MAR
Turin Brakes
The Junction

Turin Brakes at The Junction in Cambridge on Monday 07 March 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Turin Brakes live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
MAR
James Morrison
Corn Exchange Cambridge

James Morrison a BRIT Award‐winning singer‐songwriter hails from Warwickshire is a critically acclaimed artist who has produced several chart topping singles and albums that appeal to a large audience. Influenced by the likes of…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
MAR
Sarah Millican
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

12
MAR
"If Music be the food of Love..."
St Mary's Church

The programme will feature choral pieces in a wide range of musical styles including Rheinberger Mass but will have a particular focus on new settings of Shakespeares texts which have been specially written by a number of different composers to mark the…

Location: 3.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01638 714508
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15
MAR
Scott Bradlee
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Scott Bradlee at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Tuesday 15 March 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Scott Bradlee tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
MAR
Other Worlds
Cambridge Science Centre

Learn about the thousands of planets found orbiting other stars and how we find them with Professor Didier Queloz who identified the first exoplanet and consider what life might be like under the light of other suns with Dr William Bains.The first…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01223 967965
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17
MAR
Collabro
Corn Exchange Cambridge

Collabro at Corn Exchange Cambridge in Cambridge on Thursday 17 March 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Collabro tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave and…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
MAR
WSET Wine Course - Get a Wine Qualification
Royal Cambridge Hotel

Cambridgeshire Wine School offers the WSET Level 1 course as a single day wine course on selected Sundays through the year 10am ‐ 5pm. The wine course is ideal for boosting confidence in new or inexperienced front line staff in the hospitality…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01223 655391
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23
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: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
MAR
Beginners Digital Photography Course - Cambridge
Unshaken Photography Training, Central Library

Come along and learn how to make the most of your camera for either a hobby or a new career. Our courses are run with small groups so that you learn in a fun environment and get off automatic. Cambridge Beginners Photography…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01223 654309
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02
APR
Saturday Intro to Wine Tasting 2016
Gonville and Caius College

Come to Cambridgeshire Wine School and enjoy a friendly informal and fun wine journey tasting at least 13 wines from around the world ‐ no previous experience necessary Well start with Champagne and show you how to open the bottle in…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01223 655391
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04
APR
WSET Level 2 in Wine and Spirits EVENING Class
Royal Cambridge Hotel

Cambridgeshire Wine School offers the WSET Level 2 course as an eight‐part wine course on Monday nights 7‐9.30pm. You can begin at Level 2 you dont need to complete Level 1 first. Its an ideal introduction to wine teaching about wine making…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01223 655391
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12
APR
The Cat Empire
The Junction

The Cat Empire at The Junction in Cambridge on Tuesday 12 April 2016. 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 best…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
APR
YolanDa Brown: Reggae Love Songs
Cambridge Corn Exchange

Wowing audiences across the country from London and Cardiff to Manchester and Glasgow the Reggae Love Songs tour will be an infectious journey of Reggae rhythms from the Caribbean peppered with supreme Jazz flavoured inflections and sensibilities. Throughout the tour YolanDa Brown…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02036 598914
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22
APR
Newton Faulkner
Corn Exchange Cambridge

It is hard to believe that when Newton Faulkner released Dream Catch Me he was only 22 as the song expressed a maturity that implied a much older and established artist. Instantly recognisable by his…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
APR
Bellowhead
Corn Exchange Cambridge

From the wild rousing dance tunes to the theatricality of their ballads & sea songs this is a band that are also funny subtle and always engaging. Admire the sophisticated strings and elegant whirlwind of…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
MAY
Riverdance
Corn Exchange Cambridge

If you didn't already know Riverdance is a show consisting of traditional Irish stepdancing and has become a huge phenomena since appearing at the 1994 Eurovision Song Contest. Husband and wife team John McColgan and…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Farmland Museum and Denny Abbey

Explore this lovely abbey still featuring superb Norman interiors. At different times, it housed Benedictine monks, the Knights Templars and nuns of the Franciscan order, the Poor Clares. See the Franciscan nuns' refectory of the mid 14th Century and the rooms converted for their founder, the Countess of…

National Horseracing Museum

The story of the people and horses involved in racing from its Royal origins to Lester Piggott, Frankie Dettori and other modern heroes. Learn about the horse and the jockey in our Practical Gallery. Tack up a model horse and find out about the daily routine…

Anglesey Abbey

The 98 Acre grounds of the abbey provide a wide range of features throughout the year. The garden at Anglesey Abbey can be attributed to the vision of one man, Huttleston Broughton, 1st Lord Fairhaven. He came to Anglesey Abbey in 1926, when the garden was…

Club M

Club M Nightclub in Newmarket, Suffolk. Contact venue on telephone number 01638 667945 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Denny Farmland Museum

A fascinating historical site for all the family to enjoy At the farmland museum you can discover farming through the ages and learn about the rural history of Cambridgeshire with objects displays and interactives for all ages, visit a village shop and see a magnificent 17th Century…

Links Golf Club

Links Golf Club ‐ golf course in Newmarket, Suffolk. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01638 662708 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Links Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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