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Upcoming Events

  • Reunions Photo Exhibition
    Reunions Photo Exhibition
    Sat, 13 Jan
    Peterborough Museum
    13 Jan 2024, 10:00 – 23 Mar 2024, 16:00
    Peterborough Museum, 51 Priestgate, Peterborough PE1 1LF, UK
    13 Jan 2024, 10:00 – 23 Mar 2024, 16:00
    Peterborough Museum, 51 Priestgate, Peterborough PE1 1LF, UK
    Peterborough street photographer Chris Porsz returns with a fresh set of fascinating reunion photographs featuring people he caught on camera many years ago in and around the city, now reunited as the original images were recreated featuring them as they are now. Free to attend.
  • Made  In Peterborough Exhibition
    Made  In Peterborough Exhibition
    Wed, 07 Feb
    Peterborough Cathedral
    07 Feb 2024, 09:00 – 29 Feb 2024, 17:00
    Peterborough Cathedral, Minster Precinct, Peterborough PE1 1XS, UK
    07 Feb 2024, 09:00 – 29 Feb 2024, 17:00
    Peterborough Cathedral, Minster Precinct, Peterborough PE1 1XS, UK
    An open exhibition for local artists to showcase their work in an incredible setting to celebrate the people, places and events of our historic city. Exhibitors don't have to live in the city but all pieces must have a link to Peterborough in some way.
  • Open Mic Night
    Open Mic Night
    Sun, 03 Mar
    The Brewery Tap
    03 Mar 2024, 18:00 – 23:00
    The Brewery Tap, 80 Westgate, Peterborough PE1 2AA, UK
    03 Mar 2024, 18:00 – 23:00
    The Brewery Tap, 80 Westgate, Peterborough PE1 2AA, UK
    First Sunday of the month - if you can sing or play an instrument just head along and join in. Free drink voucher to each performer. The audience can vote on the best performer and the winner will get a prize! Free admission.
  • Jake Bugg Live
    Jake Bugg Live
    Wed, 06 Mar
    The Cresset
    06 Mar 2024, 19:00 – 23:00
    The Cresset, Rightwell E, Peterborough PE3 8DX, UK
    06 Mar 2024, 19:00 – 23:00
    The Cresset, Rightwell E, Peterborough PE3 8DX, UK
    Jake brings his Your Town Tour to the city with 2 live sets from his album Saturday Night Sunday Morning. With venues under pressure this tour is bringing live music to the heart of smaller communities that don't get the bigger live acts. Tickets £30.50. No support act.
  • Eclectic Ballroom
    Eclectic Ballroom
    Fri, 08 Mar
    Charters Bar
    08 Mar 2024, 20:00 – 09 Mar 2024, 01:00
    Charters Bar, Town Bridge, Peterborough PE1 1FP, UK
    08 Mar 2024, 20:00 – 09 Mar 2024, 01:00
    Charters Bar, Town Bridge, Peterborough PE1 1FP, UK
    The Eclectic Ballroom guys return with impressive DJ mixing serving up a blend of Disco, Funk, Soul, House and Hip Hop to get you up and dancing. Free admission.
  • Theatre: Wanted
    Theatre: Wanted
    Wed, 13 Mar
    Key Theatre
    13 Mar 2024, 19:00 – 22:00
    Key Theatre, Embankment Rd, Peterborough PE1 1EF, UK
    13 Mar 2024, 19:00 – 22:00
    Key Theatre, Embankment Rd, Peterborough PE1 1EF, UK
    An innovative, unique, and truly engaging play that explores the stories of four women, who are ‘WANTED’ at various times across History, for their convictions to stand up against injustice and fight for what they believe is right. With an all female cast this inspiring play is touring the UK.
  • Wyrd Sisters
    Wyrd Sisters
    Thu, 14 Mar
    Key Theatre
    14 Mar 2024, 19:30 – 16 Mar 2024, 22:00
    Key Theatre, Embankment Rd, Peterborough PE1 1EF, UK
    14 Mar 2024, 19:30 – 16 Mar 2024, 22:00
    Key Theatre, Embankment Rd, Peterborough PE1 1EF, UK
    A rare opportunity to see one of Terry Pratchett’s fantastical comedies brought to life as the Peterborough Revellers perform Terry Pratchett’s brilliant Wyrd Sisters. Expect laughter, magic and mayhem as you're transported to the Discworld® with minimalist yet innovative staging and effects.
  • Theatre: Houdini's Greatest Escape
    Theatre: Houdini's Greatest Escape
    Tue, 19 Mar
    Key Theatre
    19 Mar 2024, 19:30 – 21 Mar 2024, 22:00
    Key Theatre, Embankment Rd, Peterborough PE1 1EF, UK
    19 Mar 2024, 19:30 – 21 Mar 2024, 22:00
    Key Theatre, Embankment Rd, Peterborough PE1 1EF, UK
    Just as his death-defying escapology stunts have him on the cusp of a career-defining performance, Houdini finds himself framed for murder. This show will have you laughing and gasping throughout at the magic of theatre and the ‘real’ magic of illusions designed by TV’s Pete Firman.
  • Fleetwood Mac by Candlelight
    Fleetwood Mac by Candlelight
    Fri, 12 Apr
    Peterborough Cathedral
    12 Apr 2024, 19:30 – 13 Apr 2024, 22:00
    Peterborough Cathedral, Minster Precinct, Peterborough PE1 1XS, UK
    12 Apr 2024, 19:30 – 13 Apr 2024, 22:00
    Peterborough Cathedral, Minster Precinct, Peterborough PE1 1XS, UK
    Featuring a cast of West End Singers and a live band, this concert is jam packed with Fleetwood Mac hits as you have never heard them before! This incredible show will feature best loved songs performed inside the beautiful Peterborough Cathedral. Book tickets online.
  • PAINtings Art Exhibition
    PAINtings Art Exhibition
    Sat, 13 Apr
    Peterborough Museum
    13 Apr 2024, 09:00 – 15 Jun 2024, 16:00
    Peterborough Museum, 51 Priestgate, Peterborough PE1 1LF, UK
    13 Apr 2024, 09:00 – 15 Jun 2024, 16:00
    Peterborough Museum, 51 Priestgate, Peterborough PE1 1LF, UK
    PAINtings, by artist Paul Kneen is an exhibition revolving around the theme of portraiture, and adeptly captures the struggles and anxieties inherent in our day-to-day existence. The exhibition takes over the Art Gallery space within the Museum.
  • Jazzie B (OBE) DJ Set + The Allergies
    Jazzie B (OBE) DJ Set + The Allergies
    Sat, 27 Apr
    Peterborough Cathedral
    27 Apr 2024, 17:00 – 23:00
    Peterborough Cathedral, Minster Precinct, Peterborough PE1 1XS, UK
    27 Apr 2024, 17:00 – 23:00
    Peterborough Cathedral, Minster Precinct, Peterborough PE1 1XS, UK
    Join Soul II Soul's Jazzie B for an incredible night of Soul, RnB, Hip-Hop & Dance classics. Support comes from The Allergies performing live. This event is set to transform the iconic Peterborough Cathedral into an extraordinary sonic landscape, blending the sacred with the soulful. Tickets online.
  • Peterborough Celebrates Festival
    Peterborough Celebrates Festival
    Fri, 17 May
    Ferry Meadows
    17 May 2024, 10:00 – 19 May 2024, 21:00
    Ferry Meadows, Ferry Meadows Country Park, Ham Ln, Peterborough PE2 5UU, UK
    17 May 2024, 10:00 – 19 May 2024, 21:00
    Ferry Meadows, Ferry Meadows Country Park, Ham Ln, Peterborough PE2 5UU, UK
    The fabulous family event returns to Ferry Meadows with a wide range of fun events, music and entertainment. there'll be community stalls, displays, food and drink, special shows and lots more.
  • An Evening of Radiohead
    An Evening of Radiohead
    Sat, 18 May
    Peterborough Cathedral
    18 May 2024, 19:30 – 23:00
    Peterborough Cathedral, Minster Precinct, Peterborough PE1 1XS, UK
    18 May 2024, 19:30 – 23:00
    Peterborough Cathedral, Minster Precinct, Peterborough PE1 1XS, UK
    A full live band, complete with the nationally renowned Mike Nowland String Quartet, take you on an epic journey through the bestselling band's back catalogue including hits and hidden gems from their 30 years in the spotlight from albums such as OK Computer, In Rainbows and The Bends. Ticketed.
  • Summer Craft and Gift Market
    Summer Craft and Gift Market
    Fri, 31 May
    Peterborough Cathedral
    31 May 2024, 09:00 – 01 Jun 2024, 09:00
    Peterborough Cathedral, Minster Precinct, Peterborough PE1 1XS, UK
    31 May 2024, 09:00 – 01 Jun 2024, 09:00
    Peterborough Cathedral, Minster Precinct, Peterborough PE1 1XS, UK
    A range of local, small artisanal or handmade businesses will showcase and sell their products. The Market is located inside the Cathedral, with stalls situated throughout the whole building. There will be a strict one-way system in place for shoppers to ensure shoppers can enjoy each one.
  • The Soundle Weekend Music Festival
    The Soundle Weekend Music Festival
    Sat, 01 Jun
    The Key Theatre
    01 Jun 2024, 12:00 – 02 Jun 2024, 22:00
    The Key Theatre, Embankment Rd, Peterborough PE1 1EF, UK
    01 Jun 2024, 12:00 – 02 Jun 2024, 22:00
    The Key Theatre, Embankment Rd, Peterborough PE1 1EF, UK
    One of the most anticipated events in the calendar, presented by VicsGigs in association with Progzilla Radio. Ten world class bands are playing across the weekend from legendary artists to up-and-coming bands. Weekend and day tickets available.
  • Theatre: Julius Caesar
    Theatre: Julius Caesar
    Sat, 08 Jun
    Key Theatre
    08 Jun 2024, 19:30 – 22:00
    Key Theatre, Embankment Rd, Peterborough PE1 1EF, UK
    08 Jun 2024, 19:30 – 22:00
    Key Theatre, Embankment Rd, Peterborough PE1 1EF, UK
    Icarus Theatre Collective’s boldly modern production of Shakespeare’s political thriller. A pioneering new production which combines classic stagecraft with advanced technology to showcase the parallels between the politics of Ancient Rome and current world affairs.
  • Dragon Boat Festival
    Dragon Boat Festival
    Sat, 22 Jun
    Peterborough Rowing Lake
    22 Jun 2024, 10:00 – 17:00
    Peterborough Rowing Lake, Peterborough PE3 6GA, UK
    22 Jun 2024, 10:00 – 17:00
    Peterborough Rowing Lake, Peterborough PE3 6GA, UK
    The great family day out returns with 48 teams battling it out in ornate dragon boats throughout the day. Various bankside entertainment, food and drink and exciting racing action every few minutes to the beat of a drum. A real spectacle to watch in beautiful surroundings.
  • The Beatles by Candlelight
    The Beatles by Candlelight
    Sat, 06 Jul
    Peterborough Cathedral
    06 Jul 2024, 19:30 – 22:00
    Peterborough Cathedral, Minster Precinct, Peterborough PE1 1XS, UK
    06 Jul 2024, 19:30 – 22:00
    Peterborough Cathedral, Minster Precinct, Peterborough PE1 1XS, UK
    Featuring a cast of West End Singers and epic live band, ‘Come Together’ for a ‘Magical Mystery Tour’, jam packed with over 40 Beatles hits as you have never heard them before! This incredible show features their best loved songs in an incredible setting. Tickets online.
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