Here is the ESP line-up for gigs and events in and around your local area. If your gig or event isn’t here and you would like it to be, simply email gigs@espmag.co.uk with the name, venue and address and we’ll check it out.

21 Jan

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

OAKLEAS RISE (4PM)
Mama Liz's, Stamford
RESONATE
The Pizza Parlour & Music Cafe, Cowgate


22 Jan

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

ANNA & JIMMY
The Pizza Parlour & Music Cafe, Cowgate
OPEN MIC TASTER SESSIONS
The Sportsman Bar, Chatteris


23 Jan

EVENTS

BOOK NOW FOR THE LADYKILLERS OF ORTON BRIMBLES
The Key Theatre Studio, Embankment

EASTERN-ANGLES-Peterborough-AdvertFancy a wacky alternative to the traditional panto? Well, Eastern Angles have the perfect post-Christmas treat. Staged in the Key Theatre Studio from January 23-27, the theatre company’s latest show The Ladykillers of Orton Brimbles will be ...

MAKING A HAZEL HURDLE
Ferry Meadows, Peterborough

Learn how to make a hazel hurdle with experienced hurdle maker John Shone of Rutland Willows. Materials and refreshments provided. Suitable for adults and over 12yr olds 09:30 -12:00noon & 12:45 – 15:15 Cost: £25.00 pp This event includes walking on uneven ground and/or crossing stiles and therefore may not be suitable for all abilities. Please call 01733 234193 for further details. Booking: Essential.

LIVE MUSIC

OPEN MIC
The Pizza Parlour & Music Cafe, Cowgate


24 Jan

EVENTS

BOOK NOW FOR THE LADYKILLERS OF ORTON BRIMBLES
The Key Theatre Studio, Embankment

EASTERN-ANGLES-Peterborough-AdvertFancy a wacky alternative to the traditional panto? Well, Eastern Angles have the perfect post-Christmas treat. Staged in the Key Theatre Studio from January 23-27, the theatre company’s latest show The Ladykillers of Orton Brimbles will be ...

MAKING A HAZEL HURDLE
Ferry Meadows, Peterborough

Learn how to make a hazel hurdle with experienced hurdle maker John Shone of Rutland Willows. Materials and refreshments provided. Suitable for adults and over 12yr olds 09:30 -12:00noon & 12:45 – 15:15 Cost: £25.00 pp This event includes walking on uneven ground and/or crossing stiles and therefore may not be suitable for all abilities. Please call 01733 234193 for further details. Booking: Essential.

LIVE MUSIC

ACOUSTIC NIGHT WITH THE BOATMEN
The Railway , Ramsey
OPEN MIC WITH BON ROGERS-WHITE
The Beehive, Bourges Boulevard


25 Jan

EVENTS

AUSTEN THE MUSICAL
Stamford Corn Exchange Theatre, Broad Street

austinBBC Radio 2 Golden Olden Nominee Rob Winlow is bringing his musical adaptation of the story of arguably Britain’s greatest author to Stamford Corn Exchange. Austen the Musical explores Jane Austen’s struggles to get her timeless ...

BOOK NOW FOR THE LADYKILLERS OF ORTON BRIMBLES
The Key Theatre Studio, Embankment

EASTERN-ANGLES-Peterborough-AdvertFancy a wacky alternative to the traditional panto? Well, Eastern Angles have the perfect post-Christmas treat. Staged in the Key Theatre Studio from January 23-27, the theatre company’s latest show The Ladykillers of Orton Brimbles will be ...

MAKING A HAZEL HURDLE
Ferry Meadows, Peterborough

Learn how to make a hazel hurdle with experienced hurdle maker John Shone of Rutland Willows. Materials and refreshments provided. Suitable for adults and over 12yr olds 09:30 -12:00noon & 12:45 – 15:15 Cost: £25.00 pp This event includes walking on uneven ground and/or crossing stiles and therefore may not be suitable for all abilities. Please call 01733 234193 for further details. Booking: Essential.

PETERBOROUGH ARTS CINEMA: DENIAL
John Clare Theatre, Broadway

DENIAL brings to life the story of Deborah Lipstadt’s historical battle for the truth against David Irving, who she’s charging for libel after being accused of being a Holocaust denier. Film screening at 7.30pm. To find out more visit www.peterboroughartscinema.co.uk

SPANISH FLAVOUR @ THE CATHEDRAL LAUNCHES KATHARINE OF ARAGON FESTIVAL
Peterborough Cathedral, City Centre

Cathedral-'Spain-pays-homage-to-Katharine-of-Aragon'Spanish dancers and musicians will celebrate Katharine of Aragon with a special performance at Peterborough Cathedral. An evening of Spanish dance, music, and words from the homeland of Henry VIII’s first queen is to open the ...

THE SNOW QUEEN
Key Theatre, Embankment

Snow-Queen-btuksq2abqYou’re never too old to enjoy Hans Christian Andersen’s fairytales, and now Ballet Theatre UK are bringing The Snow Queen to life at The Key Theatre. It may be cold outside but this show is sure ...

LIVE MUSIC

LIVE STREAMED OPEN MIC
Puzzles?, Bridge Street
THE RAINMEN
The Pizza Parlour & Music Cafe, Cowgate


26 Jan

EVENTS

BOOK NOW FOR THE LADYKILLERS OF ORTON BRIMBLES
The Key Theatre Studio, Embankment

EASTERN-ANGLES-Peterborough-AdvertFancy a wacky alternative to the traditional panto? Well, Eastern Angles have the perfect post-Christmas treat. Staged in the Key Theatre Studio from January 23-27, the theatre company’s latest show The Ladykillers of Orton Brimbles will be ...

EMBE2GO POP UP RESTAURANT
The Lightbox Cafe, Bridge Street

delicious soul food accompanied with cocktails, wine, and beer - and then finish off with a Lightbox vegan banana loaf with honey and cinnamon rum sauce. this will be the last pop-up event at the Lightbox. From then on it'll be one Thursday at the beginning or end of the month, as well as every Friday & Saturday from 6 - 9pm!

MAKING A HAZEL HURDLE
Ferry Meadows, Peterborough

Learn how to make a hazel hurdle with experienced hurdle maker John Shone of Rutland Willows. Materials and refreshments provided. Suitable for adults and over 12yr olds 09:30 -12:00noon & 12:45 – 15:15 Cost: £25.00 pp This event includes walking on uneven ground and/or crossing stiles and therefore may not be suitable for all abilities. Please call 01733 234193 for further details. Booking: Essential.

MOMENTS PLANTING TREATS
Ferry Meadows, Peterborough

Join the team and have moments planting trees! They will be harvesting and planting willow to create a willow tunnel for visitors to interact with in Bluebell Wood. 09:30 – 12:30 Fridays Cost: Free thanks to HLF This event includes walking on uneven ground and/or crossing stiles and therefore may not be suitable for all abilities. Please call 01733 234193 for further details. Booking Essential.

LIVE MUSIC

ACOUSTIC NIGHT WITH THE BOATMEN
The Boat Inn, Whittlesey
ANNA & JIMMY
The Beehive, Bourges Boulevard
CHILDREN OF THE REVOLUTION
The Yard of Ale, Oundle Road
CUTTIN LOOSE
The Church Keys, Boston
HALO
The Ploughman, Werrington
THE GANGSTERS
The Burghley Club, Burghley Road
THE LITTLE BIG BAND
The Golden Fleece, Stamford
TIGER CLUB
The Crown, Lincoln Road
VELOCITY
The Blue Bell, Werrington


27 Jan

EVENTS

BOOK NOW FOR THE LADYKILLERS OF ORTON BRIMBLES
The Key Theatre Studio, Embankment

EASTERN-ANGLES-Peterborough-AdvertFancy a wacky alternative to the traditional panto? Well, Eastern Angles have the perfect post-Christmas treat. Staged in the Key Theatre Studio from January 23-27, the theatre company’s latest show The Ladykillers of Orton Brimbles will be ...

CAMPFIRE COOKING FOR KIDS
Ferry Meadows, Peterborough

Description Participants will be shown how to use basic bush craft techniques to light a fire without using matches and will then have a go at cooking and eating some simple campfire recipes. Suitable for 7yrs old + only 10:30am-12:00 noon and 1:30pm-3:00pm Meet at: Lakeside car Park Cost: £5 this event includes walking on uneven ground and/or crossing stiles and therefore may not be suitable for all abilities. Please call 01733 234193 for further details. Booking: Essential.

MAKING A HAZEL HURDLE
Ferry Meadows, Peterborough

Learn how to make a hazel hurdle with experienced hurdle maker John Shone of Rutland Willows. Materials and refreshments provided. Suitable for adults and over 12yr olds 09:30 -12:00noon & 12:45 – 15:15 Cost: £25.00 pp This event includes walking on uneven ground and/or crossing stiles and therefore may not be suitable for all abilities. Please call 01733 234193 for further details. Booking: Essential.

MOMENTS PLANTING TREATS
Ferry Meadows, Peterborough

Join the team and have moments planting trees! They will be harvesting and planting willow to create a willow tunnel for visitors to interact with in Bluebell Wood. 10am - 1pm Cost: Free thanks to HLF This event includes walking on uneven ground and/or crossing stiles and therefore may not be suitable for all abilities. Please call 01733 234193 for further details. Booking Essential.

PHOENIX SHOWBAND
Fletton Club, Fletton

8pm until late Free to members - non members welcome but you will need to sign in.

LIVE MUSIC

FRANKLY MY DEAR
The Burghley Club, Burghley Road
HALO
The Ploughman, Werrington
JIMMY DOHERTY
Puzzles?, Bridge Street
LAST MINUTE BRIGADE
The Yard of Ale, Oundle Road
LEON
The Stage, Market Deeping
LOST AND FOUND
The Golden Fleece, Stamford
REVOLVER
The Ploughman, Werrington
TRUE 90S
The Crown, Lincoln Road


28 Jan

EVENTS

MAKING A HAZEL HURDLE
Ferry Meadows, Peterborough

Learn how to make a hazel hurdle with experienced hurdle maker John Shone of Rutland Willows. Materials and refreshments provided. Suitable for adults and over 12yr olds 09:30 -12:00noon & 12:45 – 15:15 Cost: £25.00 pp This event includes walking on uneven ground and/or crossing stiles and therefore may not be suitable for all abilities. Please call 01733 234193 for further details. Booking: Essential.

LIVE MUSIC

HELEN SMITH (4PM)
Mama Liz's, Stamford
SUN STREAMS
The Pizza Parlour & Music Cafe, Cowgate
TOM WRIGHT + MEG MCPARTLIN + BROTHERHOODS ROUNDABOUT
The Glasshouse, Key Theatre


29 Jan

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

CJ HATT
The Pizza Parlour & Music Cafe, Cowgate


30 Jan

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

OPEN MIC NIGHT
The Pizza Parlour & Music Cafe, Cowgate
OPEN MIC WITH GRAHAM CLEAVER
The Blue Boar, Eye


01 Feb

EVENTS

PETERBOROUGH BIG BAND
Brewery Tap, Westgate

Peterborough Big band in concert at the Brewery Tap from 8pm playing music from the 1930s to the present day. Admission is £5 on the door.

LIVE MUSIC

Sorry no gigs listed


02 Feb

EVENTS

RUBBER RING
The Key Theatre Studio, Embankment

Marmite-man Morrissey, the idol of sexually confused, Sheringham resident Jimmy is referenced heavily in this coming of age comedy about our protagonist’s struggles to find himself and his identity. The show opened to rave reviews at The Pleasance Islington before transferring to the West End and a national tour. This endearing tale is a romp full of belly laughs. Heaven knows you won’t be miserable after. Tickets are £11.50 and available at www.vivacity-peterborough.com or call 01733 207239.

LIVE MUSIC

CIRCA 73
The Crown, Lincoln Road
NO RELEVANCE
The Golden Fleece, Stamford
REVOLVER
The Mason's Arms, Bourne
ROCKET '57
TALLINGTON LAKES, Tallington
TUMBLING DICE
The Yard of Ale, Oundle Road


03 Feb

EVENTS

R AND B DISCO
The Dragon, Werrington

R and B Disco night at The Dragon.

LIVE MUSIC

ARC NATION
The Crown, Lincoln Road
BLACKOUT UK
The Golden Fleece, Stamford
CUTTIN LOOSE
The Stage, Market Deeping
IDOLISING NOVA
The Met Lounge, Bridge Street
JACK LITTLE
The Beehive, Bourges Boulevard
THE TRAVELING WILBURYS EXPERIENCE (TICKETED)
Key Theatre, Embankment
THIRD STONE FROM THE SUN
The Yard of Ale, Oundle Road


04 Feb

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

KEITH LUCKEY
The Frothblowers, Werrington
KEITH LUCKEY (3PM)
The Frothblowers, Werrington


05 Feb

EVENTS

THE GHOST'S TOUCH
Key Theatre, Embankment

Old fashioned spooky fun returns to the Key Theatre in The Ghost’s Touch on February 5 – 6. Widower Stephen Rayburn’s young daughter returns to him from the woods petrified after encountering a woman, and in doing so entangles them both into a web of lust and revenge from beyond the grave. Produced by the Rumpus Theatre Company and based on Wilkie Collins’ The Woman In White, The Ghost’s Touch promises to be a rollercoaster ride for all those who dare. Tickets are £18 from www.vivacity-peterborough.com or call 01733 207239.

LIVE MUSIC

Sorry no gigs listed


06 Feb

EVENTS

THE GHOST'S TOUCH
Key Theatre, Embankment

Old fashioned spooky fun returns to the Key Theatre in The Ghost’s Touch on February 5 – 6. Widower Stephen Rayburn’s young daughter returns to him from the woods petrified after encountering a woman, and in doing so entangles them both into a web of lust and revenge from beyond the grave. Produced by the Rumpus Theatre Company and based on Wilkie Collins’ The Woman In White, The Ghost’s Touch promises to be a rollercoaster ride for all those who dare. Tickets are £18 from www.vivacity-peterborough.com or call 01733 207239.

LIVE MUSIC

Sorry no gigs listed


09 Feb

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

ALL SHOOK UP
The Crown, Lincoln Road
OUTLAW EAGLES
The Yard of Ale, Oundle Road


10 Feb

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

ONE FOR THE ROAD
The Stage, Market Deeping
REVOLVER
The Fox Inn, Thrapston
SIMPLY 60S (TICKETED)
Springfields Events Centre, Spalding
THE EXPLETIVES
The Yard of Ale, Oundle Road
THE HOUNDOGS (TICKETED)
The Burghley Club, Burghley Road
THE OVERDUBS
The Crown, Lincoln Road


12 Feb

EVENTS

STORIES AND CRAFT FOR UNDER 5S
Various Libraries, Peterborough

Shaped Animals with author Sayeh Stone Stories and craft for under 5s. Werrington Library 10am Central Library 12noon Hampton Library 2pm Tickets: FREE but must be booked in advance due to limited availability. Find out more on the Vivacity website or book in person at any Vivacity Library.

LIVE MUSIC

OPEN MIC NIGHT
Talbot Inn, Stilton


14 Feb

EVENTS

SINGLES NIGHT MEET & MINGLE
Peterborough Greyhound Stadium, Fengate

If you're single it's time to mingle! There'll be a special speed dating section in between the greyhound racing. It's £5 admission and you must be registered to attend www.peterboroughgreyhounds.com

LIVE MUSIC

Sorry no gigs listed


16 Feb

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

DESPERATE MEASURES
Tallington Lakes, Tallington
DIRTY RUMOUR
The Crown, Lincoln Road
LEFTOVAS
The Mason's Arms, Bourne


17 Feb

EVENTS

3D (FORMERLY PENTAGON)
Fletton Club, Fletton

8pm until late. Free to members - non members welcome but you will need to sign in.

LIVE MUSIC

3D
Fletton Club, Fletton
JUNK PUPPETS
Ebeneezers , Woodston
LET THERE B D/C
The Crown, Lincoln Road
LOOSE ROCKET
Boston Bowl, Boston
STRELLIES
The Stage, Market Deeping


18 Feb

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

MICHAEL KEITHSON + POOR BOY + DECADES
The Glasshouse, Key Theatre


23 Feb

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

BLACKOUT UK
The Dragon, Werrington
KICK BACK
The Crown, Lincoln Road


24 Feb

EVENTS

MICK JAMES
Fletton Club, Fletton

Mick James - in the Bar from 8.30 - 11pm Free to members - non members welcome but you will need to sign in.

LIVE MUSIC

AUDIOS
The Stage, Market Deeping
JUST TOM & PETE
Talbot Inn, Stilton
THE EXPLETIVES
The Crown, Lincoln Road
VELOCITY
Ebeneezers , Woodston


02 Mar

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

CHILDREN OF THE REVOLUTION
The Ploughman, Werrington
THE MOTIVATORS (REUNION GIG)
The Crown, Lincoln Road


03 Mar

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

MISCELLANEOUS
The Stage, Market Deeping
THE JUNK PUPPETS
The Crown, Lincoln Road


09 Mar

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

THE 707
The Crown, Lincoln Road
VELOCITY
The Golden Fleece, Stamford


10 Mar

EVENTS

MIKKI JOHNS
Fletton Club, Fletton

Mikki Johns - in the Bar from 8.30 - 11pm. Free to Members - non members welcome but you will need to sign in.

LIVE MUSIC

ANOTHER GIRL ANOTHER PLANET
The Crown, Lincoln Road
SUPERHEROES
The Stage, Market Deeping


16 Mar

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

VELOCITY
The Ostrich, North Street


17 Mar

EVENTS

ST PATRICK'S NIGHT CEILIDH
Fletton Club, Fletton

Irish Dance Night - ticket only event. Contact the club for tickets.

LIVE MUSIC

LEON
The Stage, Market Deeping


24 Mar

EVENTS

CONTACTS
Fletton Club, Fletton

Northern Soul Event - Band & DJ from 8.30pm until late. Free to members - non members welcome but you will need to sign in.

LIVE MUSIC

REVOLVER
The Stage, Market Deeping
VELOCITY
The Burghley Club, Stamford


25 Mar

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

JOE & MARY + DAN PERRIN + CAR PARK RENDEZVOUS + CAITLYN P
The Glasshouse, Key Theatre


31 Mar

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

FILTHY CONTACT
The Stage, Market Deeping


07 Apr

EVENTS

PARK LANE
Fletton Club, Fletton

8pm until late. Free to members - non members welcome but you will need to sign in.

LIVE MUSIC

Sorry no gigs listed


13 Apr

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

BLACKSTAR REVOLUTION (BOWIE CHARITY NIGHT)
The Yard of Ale, Oundle Road
VELOCITY
The Blue Bell, Dogsthorpe


14 Apr

EVENTS

OUTLAW EAGLES
Fletton Club, Fletton

8pm until late. Free to members - non members welcome but you will need to sign in.

LIVE MUSIC

VELOCITY
The Dragonfly, Orton Malbourne


27 Apr

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

VELOCITY
The Fayre Spot, Bretton


04 May

EVENTS

RACE EVENING
Fletton Club, Fletton

Race Evening - starts at 5.30pm Free to members - non members welcome but you will need to sign in.

LIVE MUSIC

Sorry no gigs listed


05 May

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

VELOCITY
Puzzles?, Bridge Street


11 May

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

VELOCITY
The Ploughman, Werrington


12 May

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

VELOCITY
The Three Tuns, Doddington


19 May

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

VELOCITY
The Crown, Lincoln Road


26 May

EVENTS

SKYLINERS
Fletton Club, Fletton

8.30pm until late. Free to members - non members welcome but you will need to sign in.

LIVE MUSIC

Sorry no gigs listed


09 Jun

EVENTS

ENTRIES NOW OPEN FOR THE 20TH PETERBOROUGH DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL
Rowing Lake, Thorpe Meadows

Dragon-Boats-MH-IMG_4701The ESP Motley Crew are ready to make a splash in the 20th Dragon Boat Race this year - are you? Entries are officially open for the annual Dragon Boat Festival which returns to Peterborough Rowing ...

LIVE MUSIC

VELOCITY
The Dragonfly, Orton Malbourne


16 Jun

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

VELOCITY
The Ostrich, North Street


23 Jun

EVENTS

3D (FORMERLY PENTAGON)
Fletton Club, Fletton

8.30pm until late. Free to members - non members welcome but you will need to sign in.

LIVE MUSIC

3D
Fletton Club, Fletton


20 Jul

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

VELOCITY
The Fayre Spot, Bretton


28 Jul

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

VELOCITY
Ebeneezers , Woodston


10 Aug

EVENTS

Sorry no events listed today.

LIVE MUSIC

VELOCITY
The Ploughman, Werrington


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