Well, summer has arrived in Cambridge and here’s the what’s on listing for June. It’s a mix of all sorts of events that come to my attention and I update it through the month so do check back when you can. And if there’s an event that you’d like me to include, please get in touch through my Contact page.
2nd 10.30am – 11pm Strawberry Fair, Midsummer Common. Free entry. http://www.strawberry-fair.org.uk
2nd 7.30pm Ave Verum Corpus, Music for Corpus Christi. Erasmus Chamber Choir and Ensemble. Church of Our Lady and the English Martyrs, Hills Road. Free entry.
2nd 8pm Tales of Mystery and Imagination by Edgar Allan Poe. Insitu Theatre. The Leper Chapel, CB5. Tickets from http://www.insitutheatre.co.uk or on the door.
4th Iyengar Yoga Summer Classes with Robert Ashman, running until 30th August at various venues. http://www.robertashmanyoga.co.uk
4 – 16th 8am – 5pm The Yellow Brick Road. A fundraising art exhibition by established and emerging artists on the theme of ‘memory and childhood’. Michaelhouse Centre, Trinity Street. All proceeds to Cambridge Children’s Charity Week. Free admission. http://www.camccweek.org
7 – 16th 7.45pm Cats. Festival Players. Mumford Theatre, Anglia Ruskin University, East Road http://www.festivalplayers.org
9th 10am – 4pm The Eddington Cycling Festival. Eddington Market Square, CB3. http://www.nwcambridge.co.uk
9th 7.30pm The Academy of Great St Mary’s Orchestra and Choir. Beethoven, Berkeley and Mozart. Great St Mary’s Church. http://www.adcticketing.com
9 – 10th 10am – 5pm Town and Country Fair. Parker’s Piece. Free entry. http://www.oakleighfairs.co.uk
9 – 10th 11am – 5pm Open Garden. 49 New Square. Free entry. Proceeds to Red Balloon Learner Centres.
16th 7pm Music for Africa, Benefit Concert. London Adventist Chorale. Queen’s College. https://bit.ly/M4AConcert
16th 7.30pm Nelson Mass and St Ursula Mass. Collegium Laureatum. West Road Concert Hall. firstname.lastname@example.org
16th 8pm Summer in the City. Prime Brass. Great St Mary’s Church. http://www.adcticketing.com
17th 4pm Summer Concert in aid of Camtrust. Mozart, Britten, Boyce, Finzi, Hess and Tchaikovsky. The Medlock Ensemble. St Andrew’s Church, Histon. http://www.ticketsource.co.uk/medlockensemble
18 – 30th 8am – 5pm Newnham Art Group Summer Exhibition “Seasons”. Michaelhouse Centre, Trinity Street. Free admission.
22 – 29th Chesterton Festival. http://www.chestertonfestival.wordpress.com
22 – 24th Wimpole History Festival. Wimpole Estate. http://www.wimpolehistoryfestival.com
22nd 6.30 – 10pm Summer Night Market and outdoor cinema, screening “Moana” and “Dirty Dancing”. Market Square http://www.cambridgebid.co.uk/events
23rd Cambridge Summer Music Festival, running until 25th July at multiple venues across the city. http://www.cambridgesummermusic.com
23rd 10.30am Walk a Mile for Child Refugees. March in solidarity with children searching for a safe haven. Parker’s Piece. Followed by a Great Get Together at Emmanuel United Reformed Church. http://www.sosuk
23rd 7.30pm Songs for Refugees. Strummers. CB2, Norfolk Street. All proceeds to Cambridge Convoy Refugee Action Group. http://www.strummers.org
25th 8pm Choir of Clare College and La Maitrise Notre-Dame de Paris. Martin, Britten, Elgar and Tippett. Clare College Chapel. http://www.adcticketing.org
26th 11am – 2.30pm Midsummer Music and Lunch in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Coffee, recital, finger buffet lunch. Freemasons Hall, Bateman Street. Tickets from email@example.com