It really is the most wonderful time of the year! Whether you are visiting the city of live here and just want to know all the things you can enjoy in Cambridge in December 2023, this guide of events will help you plan ahead for fun gigs, quality plays, and more. We try and keep the guide as up to date as possible but things change. Therefore do click through to the venues for bang up-to-date timings, dates and availability. On to the December guide.
Cambridge at Christmas:
Cambridge is beautiful at Christmas and the perfect venue for a spot of Christmas shopping with plenty of Christmas markets to visit. The wonderful Cambridge restaurants serving Christmas dinner here. If it is a Christmas film you are seeking, visit one of the Cambridge cinemas, or for theatre, music and more on to the Cambridge in December guide…
Cambridge Corn Exchange:
THE TRIALS OF CATO
Plus support from Annie Dressner
HELEN BAUER: GRAND SUPREME DARLING PRINCESS
TROOP SKILL SHARING SPACE
Plus support from Fiona Lee
HANSEL & GRETEL
Family Christmas Show
BAD MANNERS + MAX SPLODGE + BIG 10
Expect all kinds of queer mayhem from your local drag kings, things and queens!
WHEN RIVERS MEET CHRISTMAS PARTY
BIG FISH LITTLE FISH
The original family rave is back!
LIGHTING THE DARK
A heart-warming journey through the festive season with the Ivor Novello-winning Martin Green.
SING-ALONG A MUPPET CHRISTMAS CAROL – SH!T THEATRE
IRATION STEPPAS SOUND SYSTEM + SELECTA J-MAN, BORN ON ROAD & MORE
THE ALBION CHRISTMAS BAND
MOTIVE PRESENTS DIMENSION & JAMES HIRAETH
An event for 16 & 17 year olds
Tue 5 – Sat 9 December
Combined Actors of Cambridge
Wed 6 – Sat 9 December
Cambridge Improv Factory
Tue 12 – Sat 16 December
A COLD SUPPER BEHIND HARRODS
Wed 13 – Sun 17 December
Cambridge Theatre Company
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
Anna Ledwich and Richard Taylor