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Etheldreda Crafts Food Fair

Named after the founder of Ely Cathedral, where better to hold the fair then to have the magnificent building as its background.  Enjoy the variety of stalls selling their wares of Jewellery, Crafts and Gifts, Plants, Local Food and Produce, along with activities for all ages and various refreshments. Date                 […]

The Forties at Denny Abbey

Step back in time to the years of the 1940’s, listen and dance to the music and songs of the time, view vintage vehicles, and be surprised at shopping in the village stores.  Also enjoy the background costume re-enactors. Refreshments available. Date                    Sunday May 25th 2014 Monday May […]

Stingray Rock

Turn back time to the days of The Kinks, The Jam, The Clash, The Stranglers, The Darkness, The Arctic Monkeys and many more. Date                Saturday May 24th 2014 Time                Please read contact details below. Destination      The Red Lion Public House. […]

Model Day at Burwell Museum

View the world of transport in model form, enjoy the gorgeous food from the barbeque along with other refreshments, a great day for all ages. Date            Sunday May 18th 2014 Time            Please read contact details below. Destination.  The Burwell Museum, Mill Close, Burwell, Cambridgeshire, CB25 OHL. […]

G’s Open Farm Sunday

Learn about the world of modern farming by actually going inside G’s factories and around the farm itself. Purchase the farm’s own grown produce on the Farmers Market. For the cookery lovers there is a Cookery Theatre, and also a Vintage Tea Party. To keep the children entertained there is a bouncy castle, facepainting etc.  Enjoy the Barbeque and […]

Visit A Garden of Beauty

Visit this garden of beauty that is one of a number around England that are regularly opened to the public under The National Garden Scheme to help raise money for charity. Date                           Sunday May 18th 2014 Time.               […]

The Stretham Feast

Enjoy a weekend of activities and fun for all the family at this village event, enjoy the sounds of The Ely Military Band, The Arco Iris Samba Band, a Dog Show, Tug of War, etc. refreshments available. Events as they happen: Saturday May 17th Farmers Market around the village cross. 9am to 1pm Village Yard sale 10am […]

The Witches

Enjoy this dramatisation of the childrens story written by Roald Dahl, and performed here by the players of The Playright Youth Theatre. Date.                    Saturday May 17th 2014 Time.                    Please see contact details below. Destination.         […]

Celebrate 10 years of Ely’s Eel festival

This weekend Ely is going to be celebrating the tenth Eel Festival with an extravaganza of fun, music and food. This year’s activities will last from Friday 2 to Monday 5 May and are bigger than ever to celebrate the ten year anniversary. All the usual fun of the Eel Festival will be taking place […]

Commemorative Concert

This commemorative concert is in honour of those who served their country in The Great War [World War One] the musical tunes of yesteryear are provided by The City Of Ely Military Band and The Newmarket Town Band, also enjoy the Parading of Standards. Date                       Saturday May […]

“A Tribute To The Great War”  Concert – Ely Cathedral

This tribute concert to those who served their country in The Grear War [World War One] has music played by the Central Band Of the Royal Air Force. Let your mind roll back the memories of time as you listen to and enjoy some old wartime favourites tunes like “The Dambusters Theme Tune” and “Those Magnificent Men in thier […]

Model Railway Exhibition

Laid on by Ely & District Model Railway Club the exhibition is fun for all the family, delight in various railway engines and rolling stock in miniture. Date                   Saturday May 17th 2014 Time                  10.30am to 5.30pm Destination.     […]

K9 Family Fun Day – Ely

Funday for all the family, Novelty Events, Children’s activity area, Fun Dog Show, Various Competitions, Face Painting, Charity Stalls. and refreshments. Date                Monday May 5th 2014 Time                Please see below for full contact details. Destination      The Pocket Park, The Ely […]

Antiques Day at the Old Palace, Ely 24 May

Antiques Day Saturday 24 May 12noon – 4pm the Old Palace and Gardens, Ely Valuations £2 per item, option to auction. David Palmer and a team of experts on hand to advise and value your treasures! Tel. 01353 660531

Ely Eel Festival

This May the humble Eel is becoming the focus of an extravaganza of fun and food related activities as part of the Ely’s tenth Eel Festival weekend. To celebrate the Festival’s ten years, this year’s activities will last from Friday 2nd to Monday 5th May are going to be bigger than ever and will include: […]

A Cambridgeshire Easter Bonnet Competition this Friday – WIN TWO FREE TICKETS!

A Cambridgeshire Easter Bonnet Competition this Friday – WIN TWO FREE TICKETS! This Bank Holiday Friday At Hiams sports & Social Club Putney Hill Rd, Prickwillow, Near Ely, Cambs. CB7 4UU. For Map Directions type in CB7 4UU at http://uk.multimap.com/ Tel: Wendy & Bill – 07729790698. 01353 860 187 Or Club – 01353 688 269. […]

Vintage Fair – Soham Village College

A Vintage-Retro Fair will be held i the Lodeside Hall at Soham Village College (CB7 5AA) on 27th April 2014, from 12-4pm. Come and browse the many antique, vintage and retro stalls, historical display of old postcards of Soham and enjoy a vintage cream tea. David Palmer of “Flog It!” TV fame will be conducting […]

Ely Watercolour Society Easter Art Exhibition

EWW is holding its Easter Exhibition of paintings at the Exhibition Room at the Almonry Tea Rooms in Ely (off the Market Place) from 19th to 27th April 2014 from 10am-5pm. You could own an original painting! Prices start at just £15. Or just come and enjoy looking! Hand painted cards also available. Free entry. […]

YesterYear Road Race

Enjoy the procession through local country villages of classic vehicles and motorbikes, and the static display of suchlike on the green in the village of Cottenham. Date: Sunday April 27th 2014 Time: Route times approx Destinations: Leave Cottenham Green 9.30am – Rampton Green 10.00am – Willingham 10.45am – Over 11.30am –   Swavesey Village College [lunch 12.15pm] Hog Roast […]

The Ely Balloon Race

Join in the fun held to celebrate the centenary of the Ely District Scouts by entering the balloon race. You never know, you might walk away with the £50 first prize! All the balloons that are set free are 100% biodegradable and no strings will be used. Date: Sunday April 27th 2014 Time: Please see details below Destination: […]