What's on around Peterborough

Today to Thu 2 Sep, closest first.
Coronavirus: Do check with venue for Cancellations

Queensgate Dino Event

Details
Queensgate Dino Event This summer, visitors to Queensgate can experience a shopping trip like no other, as dinosaurs make their landing in Peterborough between Thursday 22 July and Monday 30 August.
Queensgate Shopping Centre Long Causeway Peterborough PE1 1NT
Today to Mon 30 Aug

The Night Garden - Open Garden for NGS

Details
Small town garden with shrubs, roses, clematis, bedding plants and Ash tree for shade, seclusion and privacy. Many Salvias for ’wellbeing’ and other colourful flowers.
The Night Garden, Peterborough PE4 7DR
Sat 28 Aug to Mon 30 Aug

Castor House - Open Garden for NGS

Details
12 acres of gardens and woodland on a slope, terraced and redesigned 2010. Italianate spring fed ponds and stream gardens. Potager with greenhouse and exotic borders.
Castor House, Peterborough PE5 7AX
Sun 22 Aug

Family Summer Fun Days - A different themed event every Wed

Details
Join in the fun on Wednesday’s!! Wed 4th August - Wild Wild West Day - Calling All Cowboys & Cowgirls join us for a howdy time at Nene Valley Railway.
Wansford Station Stibbington PE8 6LR
Wed 11 Aug, Wed 18 Aug, Wed 25 Aug, Wed 1 Sep

Bahamas Driving Experience

Details
The ‘Jubilee’ class of locomotive was designed by Sir William Stanier on his arrival at the London Midland and Scottish Railway.
Wansford Station Stibbington PE8 6LR
Thu 19 Aug, Fri 20 Aug, Thu 26 Aug, Fri 27 Aug

Bahamas Enthusiast Weekend

Details
The ‘Jubilee’ class of locomotive was designed by Sir William Stanier on his arrival at the London Midland and Scottish Railway.
Wansford Station Stibbington PE8 6LR
Sat 21 Aug and Sun 22 Aug

The Festival of Britain Jolly Fisherman

Details
Join us for a very special evening to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the Festival of Britain with traditional fish and chips, live singing and steam!
Wansford Station Stibbington PE8 6LR
Sat 28 Aug

Bahamas Fabulous Fifties Summer Spectacular

Details
Fabulous Fifties Summer Spectacular Can’t get to the Bahamas this year? Not to worry, at Nene Valley Railway we’re bringing Bahamas to you!
Wansford Station Stibbington PE8 6LR
Sat 28 Aug to Mon 30 Aug

Nene Valley Railway Summer Spectacular

Details
Nene Valley Railway Summer Spectacular At Nene Valley Railway we’re gearing up for our Fabulous 50’s spectacular over August Bank Holiday weekend.
Nene Valley Railway Ltd, Wansford Station, Stibbington, Peterborough PE8 6LR
Sat 28 Aug to Mon 30 Aug
Premium Listing

Elton Hall - Summer Open Season

Details
An extraordinary, romantic, part-gothic historic house near Peterborough in Cambridgeshire, that has been in the Proby family for 400 years.
Elton Hall, Elton, near Peterborough PE8 6SH
Today, Sun 8 Aug, and more dates until Mon 30 Aug

Stamford Sights and Secrets Tours

Details
Join us on a 90 minute guided walking tour around the beautiful, unspoilt town of Stamford. See the sights, discover the secrets and meet the faces behind the Georgian façade.
Stamford Arts Centre PE9 2DL
Sat 7 Aug, Wed 11 Aug, and more dates until Wed 22 Sep

Doorways to the Past - Special summer walking tour of Stamford

Details
Join Stamford Sights and Secrets Tours on a new guided walking tour that reveals the secrets of those who lived and worked behind some of Stamford’s most fascinating doors. Who made a grand entrance?
Stamford Arts Centre PE9 2DL
Sat 14 Aug, Wed 18 Aug, Sat 28 Aug, Sat 18 Sep

Easton on the Hill Gala

Details
Easton on the Hill Gala The Easton Gala has become a firm favourite in the local calendar since it started in 2007 and combines fun for all with fundraising for the many local clubs and organisations in Easton.
In and around The Blue Bell Pub, 9 High Street, Easton on the Hill PE9 3LR
Thu 26 Aug to Mon 30 Aug
Premium Listing

Beaver Lodge - Open Garden for NGS

Details
An oriental garden with more than 120 large and small bonsai trees, different acers, pagodas, oriental statues, water features and pond with koi carp, creating a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere.
Beaver Lodge, March PE15 8BA
Sat 14 Aug and Sun 15 Aug

The Old Vicarage, Harringworth - Open Garden for NGS

Details
An established and romantic country garden of rooms, which include a ’quiet garden’ leading into the adjacent church, bee garden, mixed long border, nuttery, orchard, kitchen garden,
The Old Vicarage, Harringworth, Corby NN17 3AF
Sun 8 Aug, Sun 15 Aug

Wisbech Kids Fest

Details
Calling all little kids and big kids!! ????????????????Come on down to our amazing summer Kids Fest at Wisbech Market Square! Wanting to entertain the whole family then this is for you!
Market Place, Wisbech PE13 1DY
Sun 15 Aug

Preachers Passing - Open Garden for NGS

Details
¾ acre garden fits into its pastoral setting. Near the house, parterre, courtyard and terrace offer formality; but beyond, prairie planting leads to a wild-life pond, rock gardens, meadow, stumpery,...
Preachers Passing, Huntingdon PE28 0JT
Sat 14 Aug

Top Farm - Open Garden for NGS

Details
Planted from scratch in 2016, on heavy clay, the garden now comprises a number of different areas. The main garden has long herbaceous borders in different colour schemes either side of a gravel path...
Top Farm, St Neots PE19 6RX
Sat 7 Aug and Sun 8 Aug

Yelling Church Flower Festival

Details
Our famous Yelling Flower Festival, this year with the theme ’Life in Lockdown’. The church will be filled with a magnificent array of staged flower arrangements reflecting life in...
Holy Cross Church, High Street, Yelling PE19 6SD
Sun 29 Aug and Mon 30 Aug

Beasts & Barn - a day of wildlife watching and art

Details
A day of wildlife watching and art - get inspired outside and creative inside! At Ouse Fen/Fen Drayton Nature Reserves, with printmaking in Elsworth.
Ouse Fen/Fen Drayton Nature Reserves and Elsworth CB23 4JD
Thu 19 Aug

Things to do in Peterborough