Upcoming Events

  • URBAN Contemporary and Street Art Exhibition
    Sat, 11 Dec
    Peterborough Museum and Art Gallery
    11 Dec 2021, 21:00 – 29 May 2022, 17:00
    Peterborough Museum and Art Gallery, 51 Priestgate, Peterborough PE1 1LF, UK
    Art from the world's best known contemporary and street artists comes to the city gallery. Over 130 pieces, some not seen before, including works by Banksy, Damian Hirst, Cyclops, My Dog Sighs, Blek le Rat, Pure Evil, Kaws and many more. Tickets £8, £5 under 18s, under 12s free.
  • Made in Lockdown Art Exhibition
    Fri, 21 Jan
    Peterborough Cathedral
    21 Jan, 10:00 – 18 Feb, 16:00
    Peterborough Cathedral, Peterborough PE1 1XZ, UK
    Around 300 pieces of art created during the Covid-19 lockdowns, or in response to the pandemic, are on display including paintings, drawings and collages, through to sculptures, models and even items of clothing and a puppet.
  • Dirty Dusting
    Sat, 22 Jan
    New Theatre
    22 Jan, 19:00 – 23:00
    New Theatre, 46 Broadway, Peterborough PE1 1RS, UK
    Vicki Michelle (‘Allo ‘Allo!) Vicky Entwistle (Coronation Street) and Leah Bell play three cleaning ladies who, threatened with redundancy, chance on an ‘unconventional’ way of earning some extra cash. A wrong number requiring a Sex Chat Line rings into the office and and gives them a great idea…
  • Burns Night Supper
    Sat, 22 Jan
    Peterborough Cathedral
    22 Jan, 19:00 – 23:00
    Peterborough Cathedral, Cathedral Square, Peterborough PE1, UK
    The event inside the beautiful cathedral will be complete with bagpipes, a three-course supper with haggis and whisky toasts, and a ceilidh with the caller and musicians from Cambridgeshire folk band Frog On A Bike. Tickets are £50. (Photo courtesy of George Smith)
  • Drop-in Coffee, Craft and Conversation
    Tue, 25 Jan
    Peterborough Cathedral
    25 Jan, 10:30 – 12:30
    Peterborough Cathedral, Peterborough PE1 1XZ, UK
    These informal craft sessions, led by Cathedral guide and local artist Lynne Collins, will make crafts inspired by the art, architecture and stories of the Cathedral. All materials will be provided and the themes vary each week. Session are every Tuesday until March 1st.
  • Peppa Pig's Best Day Ever
    Wed, 26 Jan
    New Theatre
    26 Jan, 10:00 – 27 Jan, 18:00
    New Theatre, 46 Broadway, Peterborough PE1 1RS, UK
    The brand new Peppa Pig live show is packed full of songs, games and laughter, as Peppa goes on a special day out with George, Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig for a road-trip full of fun adventures.
  • Winter Beer Festival
    Thu, 27 Jan
    Charters Bar
    27 Jan, 11:00 – 30 Jan, 23:00
    Charters Bar, Town Bridge, Peterborough PE1 1FP, UK
    Running from the 27th to the 30th January this Winter Ale Festival will be have 20+ Real Local and National Ales, 15+ Ciders & 35+ Gins available to try with FREE Festival entertainment!
  • Stargazing Astronomy Night
    Thu, 27 Jan
    Flag Fen Archaeology Park
    27 Jan, 18:30 – 21:30
    Flag Fen Archaeology Park, The Droveway, Northey Road, Peterborough PE6 7QJ, UK
    Organised by City College Peterborough this is your chance to learn about the night sky under expert tuition with Dean Watson who'll show you how to navigate the stars and use stargazing equipment. Fee: £35 Call 01733 761361.
  • Katharine of Aragon Festival
    Fri, 28 Jan
    Peterborough Cathedral
    28 Jan, 09:00 – 30 Jan, 17:00
    Peterborough Cathedral, Cathedral Square, Peterborough PE1, UK
    The Katharine of Aragon Festival commemorates 29th January 1536, when Henry VIII's first wife was buried at Peterborough Cathedral after her death in exile at Kimbolton Castle. She lies here to this day. Various special events are being staged including tours and talks on a Tudor theme.
  • January Motorhome & Campervan Sale
    Fri, 28 Jan
    East of England Arena and Events Centre
    28 Jan, 10:00 – 30 Jan, 17:00
    East of England Arena and Events Centre, East of England Showground, Oundle Rd, Orton Southgate, Alwalton, Peterborough PE2 6XE, UK
    Now in its third year, Warners Shows are kicking off the year with their pop-up multi-dealer motorhome and campervan sale. Local & National dealers will be in attendance, showcasing new & used vehicles, many with show exclusive offers.
  •  Tudor Peterborough Walk
    Fri, 28 Jan
    Peterborough Museum
    28 Jan, 14:00 – 15:00
    Peterborough Museum, 51 Priestgate, Peterborough PE1 1LF, UK
    Part of the Katharine of Aragon Festival events. Explore Peterborough’s historic city centre with a costumed guide and find out what the city was like during the time of Katharine of Aragon. Tickets: £6 (£4 under 16s). 01733 864663. Around 60 mins starting at the museum and then on to the Cathedral.
  • PURE KLASS KARAOKE
    Fri, 28 Jan
    The Dragonfly
    28 Jan, 19:00 – 23:00
    The Dragonfly, Peterborough PE2 5PW, UK
    Sing your heart out to your favourite tunes with Paul Hebdon's Pure Klass Karaoke on the last Friday of every month.
  • Showaddywaddy
    Fri, 28 Jan
    New Theatre
    28 Jan, 19:00 – 23:00
    New Theatre, 46 Broadway, Peterborough PE1 1RS, UK
    These 70’s favourites have sold more than 20 million records and have toured all corners of the World extensively. They’re back with a live show featuring all of their biggest hits -Under The Moon of Love, Three Steps to Heaven, Hey Rock & Roll, When, Blue Moon, Pretty Little Angel Eyes and more.
  • Comedy: Ahir Shah Live
    Fri, 28 Jan
    The Cresset
    28 Jan, 19:00 – 23:00
    The Cresset, Rightwell E, Peterborough PE3 8DX, UK
    Featuring his signature blend of philosophical inquiry, personal examination, and sweet gags, Double Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee Ahir Shah returns to stand-up with a new show about significance, insignificance, and scurvy. Tickets £13.50.
  • MUSIC QUIZ
    Fri, 28 Jan
    The Angel Inn
    28 Jan, 21:00 – 29 Jan, 23:00
    The Angel Inn, 59 Main St, Peterborough PE8 6PR, UK
    A fun monthly music quiz night.
  • An audience with King Henry VIII
    Sat, 29 Jan
    Peterborough Cathedral
    29 Jan, 07:00 – 20:00
    Peterborough Cathedral, Cathedral Square, Peterborough PE1, UK
    Part of the Katharine of Aragon Festival - In the course of the ‘Audience’ His Majesty (also known as actor John White) will invite his loyal subjects to petition him, or to ask of him a question: a lively Question and Answer session is assured! Also online.
  • At Home with the Tudors
    Sat, 29 Jan
    Peterborough Museum
    29 Jan, 10:00 – 16:00
    Peterborough Museum, 51 Priestgate, Peterborough PE1 1LF, UK
    Part of the Katharine of Aragon Festival events. Travel back to the 1500s, and meet Tudor characters at Peterborough Museum & Art Gallery. Meet a Tudor lady, try period food, find out about life in the times of Katharine of Aragon and enjoy Tudor themed craft sessions. Just drop in.
  • Old Scarlett Tours
    Sat, 29 Jan
    Peterborough Cathedral
    29 Jan, 11:00 – 15:00
    Peterborough Cathedral, Cathedral Square, Peterborough PE1, UK
    Part of the Katharine of Aragon Festival. This family-friendly tour of the Cathedral will be led by ‘Old Scarlett', the Tudor gravedigger. He lived to be 98 and buried both Katharine of Aragon and Mary, Queen of Scots. Children receive a free copy of the ‘Monks, Mischief & Marauders’ activity book.