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Thursday November 5, 2020

4000 people enjoy the drive-in fireworks display

Over 4000 people arrived at the East of England Arena and Events Centre in 1000 cars last night, November 4, for a spectacular fireworks display, which was Covid19-secure and socially distanced as the venue, organiser, Peterborough City Council, public health and a range of suppliers raced to bring the display forward ahead of today’s lockdown. [...]
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Monday June 15, 2020

Cambridge Rock Festival 2020 goes Virtual!!

Sadly Coronavirus put paid to the original plans for this years Cambridge Rock Festival, the first at the festival\'s new Peterborough venue. Cambridge Rock Festival will be at the East of England Arena and Events Centre in 2021 but for now, in what is believed to be the UK if not world first, the organisers present “Virtually the Cambridge Rock [...]
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Thursday April 23, 2020

Peterborough Coronavirus Regional Testing Centre to open for key workers.

A drive-through coronavirus testing facility is to open at East of England Arena in Peterborough as part of the Government\'s UK-wide drive to increase testing for thousands more NHS and other key workers. (more…) [...]
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Tuesday November 26, 2019

New motorhome and campervan show coming to Peterborough.

The East of England Arena and Events Centre has announced that the first ever January Motorhome and Campervan Sale will be coming to the venue on January 24 - 26, 2020, and will feature hundreds of new and used vehicles for sale, making it a must-see event for enthusiasts and dealers across the region. Warners Shows, which is also responsible for [...]
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Wednesday September 18, 2019

Future of events in Peterborough is assured.

Following recent speculation about plans for the East of England Showground in Peterborough, the East of England Arena and Events Centre (EEAEC) has announced that the “future of events in the City of Peterborough is categorically not under threat”, despite plans emerging to redevelop the current showground site for housing over the next decade [...]
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Thursday April 25, 2019

Bohemian Rhapsody Outdoor Cinema Experience at Peterborough

Peterborough - We will, we will, Rock you! (more…) [...]
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Thursday February 28, 2019

East of England Arena to host opening date of ‘Jack Whitehall : Stood Up’ tour.

We are thrilled to announce that as part of his biggest tour of the UK and Ireland, “Jack Whitehall : Stood Up”, the award-winning comedian, actor and writer will kick off his tour here at the East of England Arena on November 14, 2019. Following two complete sell-out arena tours, \"Jack Whitehall Gets Around\" in 2014 and \"Jack Whitehall: A [...]
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Tuesday April 11, 2017

John Bishop Winging It Tour 2017

TICKETS ON GENERAL SALE NOW Comedy superstar John Bishop is set to return to an arena near you in autumn 2017, as he announces his long awaited return to stand-up comedy, with a brand new live show, WINGING IT. One of UK\'s biggest stars, John will kick-off this huge 51 date tour on 4 October 2017 at Belfast\'s SSE Arena, [...]
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What our clients say

  • The East of England Arena are a professional and well-run venue providing an incredibly versatile space for all types of events. Plenty of parking with helpful staff on hand to make your event run as smoothy as possible. Highly recommend.
    The ICC Family, ICC Cheerleading
  • The construction industry’s biennial PLANTWORX event which involves machinery of all shapes and sizes as well as associated services and equipment moved to the East of England Arena & Events Centre in 2019 – the facilities that the venue offered were ideal for the our requirements and the staff provided unstinting support throughout. After the covid pandemic we are delighted to be heading back to the venue next June for PLANTWORX 2023.
    Simon Frere-Cook MBE, PLANTWORX (CEE Ltd)
  • Having been fortunate to work at the venue a number of times, I can say first hand that it’s such an incredible and versatile space – a real unique asset to the local area. The inhouse events team are hugely experienced and knowledgeable and make the planning process very straightforward and simple.
    Nicola Green, Event Emporium


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