December Events

December 2018

Saturday 1st until Sunday 2nd, Newmarket Christmas Market. For the first time ever, the Love Newmarket BID is hosting a town-wide Christmas Market. Shoppers will be able to find festive and quirky stalls along the High Street, Guineas Shopping Centre, Crown Walk and Sun Lane.  Independent traders from around the country will be offering foodies a spectacular range of artisan food and drinks to try and buy, including Cambridgeshire’s finest Pink Gin, Pinksters. For those looking for unusual gifts, there will be a range of tempting stalls, including Newmarket’s very own The Makers Shelf, Kitchen & Things and Busy Bee of Newmarket. Find out more here.

Saturday 1st, Cambourne United FC Race Night Fundraiser at The Hub, Back Lane, Great Cambourne. 7.30pm until 11pm. £10 per ticket which includes a hot supper Bar available. Secure your ticket by contacting 07546999406.

Saturday 1st December, THE St NICHOLAS FAIR at Crowland Abbey. 10am until 3pm. Enjoy live music from a recorder group, a soloist, an organist and a small band while shopping for unique craft items, suitable as gifts from the many different stalls.  There will be hot soup with rolls, other savoury items and of course tea and cake to buy and enjoy in the Abbey Pantry. There will also be Mulled wine and mince pies. The town's light switch on will follow the event. Entry 50p.

Wednesday 5th, Late Night Christmas Concert at Great St. Mary’s, Cambridge. 5.30pm until 9pm. Choir performance from 6pm. There will be a night-time Tower Experience, Christmas gift shop
, mulled wine & minced pies
, tours and tower experience gift vouchers.

Saturday 8th December, 1940's Charity Dance at St Peter's School Main Hall, Huntingdon. 7pm until 11.30pm. Help raise money for Marie Curie charity and enjoy a night of live music with The Galaxy Big Band. 1940s dress is encouraged Doors open at 7pm for a free warm up dance lesson. Bring your own drinks. Raffle and free parking. £15 per ticket. Please contact Julia Robson on 07779174546 or 07598931429 for more information.

Saturday 8th, Christmas Food & Gift Market at Serpentine Green. 10am until 5pm. Get the perfect gift for the big day and help raise money for Inspire Peterborough.

Sunday 9th, Concert From The Academy of Great St. Mary’s Orchestra and Choirs at Great St. Mary’s, Cambridge. 7.30pm until 9.30pm. Beethoven: Overture to ‘King Stephen’, Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 ‘Scottish’, Choral works by Mendelssohn and MacMillan, Conductors Adam Pounds and Sam Hayes. Book tickets £7-£16.

Sunday 23rd, Christmas Carol Service at Great St. Mary’s, Cambridge. 6.30pm. Join in the festive fun with a beautiful carol service by candle-light with music and readings to celebrate the wonder and joy of Christmas.

Thursday 20th until Saturday 22nd, Enchanted Cinema at The Cambridge Guildhall. Experience the magic of Christmas in Cambridge with a wide selection of festive favourites in the build up to Christmas Day. See films from Home Alone to The Muppets Christmas Carol. Book your tickets now.

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