Mill Road Winter Fair

3 December 2016, 10:30 - 16:30
Mill Road, Cambridge

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We are delighted to sponsor the Mill Road Winter Fair and once again host the Mill Road Arts exhibition at our Covent Garden Drama Studio.

The fair is known for its special charm and atmosphere with over 10,000 people participating in different ways and enjoying all that the Mill Road area has to offer. There is an abundance of entertainment, performances, carnival parades, exhibitions, food and craft stalls.


Highlights include:

  • Fire engine pull
  • A parade: theme 'Over the Rainbow', organised by local community groups and schools
  • Dance Gala - all day performances of different dances - to watch or take part (Lindyhop, bellydance, cheerleading, salsa)
  • All the staples: Entertainers strewn about the street, live music all day, the beautiful Chinese Lion, mimes, gospel choirs, jugglers, morris dancers & more
  • Local artists displaying their work in the Anglia Ruskin Drama Centre on Covent Garden
  • Performances from the renowned Cambridge-based samba band Arco Iris
  • Cambridge University Museums (explore science, the arts, and nature with lots of activities for a range of ages)
  • Plethora of Christmas shopping from local and independent traders
  • Food to your hearts content: dine on the day or buy as gifts.

New this year:

  • Reggae stage all day: Lloyds Bank car park
  • A dog show and activities for the canine community
  • Live sculpture in the Great Eastern Street Car Park

Best bit:

  • The chance to dance and walk along one of the busiest roads in Cambridge.

For more information about the fair please visit the Mill Road Winter Fair website.

Event Details

3 December 2016, 10:30 - 16:30
Mill Road, Cambridge