Peterborough Events Calendar

Looking for something to do in Peterborough? Whether you're a local, new in town or just cruising through we've got loads of great tips and events to offer. Find out what’s on in Peterborough with our regularly updated events calendar featuring the best upcoming events in Peterborough and the area.

This guide lists events at a glance, showing what’s on each month. See the highlights of What’s On for Peterborough, featuring the best of things to do in Peterborough – Live Music and Gigs, Family Events, Art & Culture, Food & Drink and much more. Peterborough fundraisers and charity events.

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The Vikings Invade

4 September @ 10:00 am - 5 September @ 5:00 pm

£2 – £20

The Vikings are back!

After a year away from the site the Vikings have returned. Are you ready for it?
See them take on the local Anglo Saxons in battle – and meet warriors from both sides. Plus discover what life was really like 1,000 years ago when Danish King Guthrum came to England.
Families can get stuck in to Viking life with a children’s battle, and in our Big Dig Tent, where they can learn all about an archaeological dig.
Admission charges apply: £5 children, £8 adults, £20 families (2 adults, 3 children). Under 5s free. You can just drop in for Viking family fun, there is no need to book in advance. Parking is free.
To help plan your day, the full programme of timed events happening in our arena is below.
10 am Have a Go archery
10:30 Exploring a Viking Burial
11.30 Skirmish – Weapons display
12.00 Have a go archery
13:00 Play performance
1.30 Children’s battle
2.00 Have a go archery
2.30 Archery Display
3.00 Have a go archery
3.30 Main Battle


4 September @ 10:00 am
5 September @ 5:00 pm
£2 – £20
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Flag Fen Archaeology Park
Northey Road
Peterborough, PE6 7QJ Peterborough
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