The best nights out in Peterborough’s pubs. clubs and bars this week

There are a host of top local bands including The Guards, The Overdubs and The Expletives all doing their stuff in Peterborough’s pubs, clubs and bars this weekend.

Friday, 12th April 2019, 2:10 pm
The Overdubs


Live Music

The Solstice: The Friday Night LIVE! showcase features another great local band The Guards, on stage in The SolGarden with a resident DJ.

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The Expletives

The Yard of Ale, Oundle Road, Woodston: Blackstar Revolution.

The Crown, Lincoln Road: THE SMARTIES. 9pm (Top Northamptonshire Rock and Pop covers band with a Stadium Rock experience. Free admission).

Blue Bell, Werrington: Rock Out; a great show featuring all your favourite rock anthems!.

Queen’s Head, Queen Street: Live music every Friday, from 7.30pm.

Nigel Slater

Peterborough Conservative Club: STEVE MOYSE.

Pizza parlour and Music Cafe, Cowgate: From 10pm through to 12.30am enjoy some late night jazz on the big screen.


The Solstice: A great night of music from 9pm. The Solstice has House, Dance & Commercial with resident DJ Alessandro Vacca; Harry’s has Party Anthems. FREE before 10.30pm, £5 before 11.30pm, more after.

Keith Luckey

Sawtry Club: Rock and roll night, 8pm to 11.30pm


The Brewery Tap, Westgate: Join resident DJ Rick Allen for Disco & Karaoke. Kick start your weekend from 9pm - late, free entry.

Parkway Sports and Social Club, Maskew Avenue: Northern Soul Night from 7pm.

The Falcon, Whittlesey: No Silence Sounds disco, 8pm


Live Music

Charters, Town bridge: The Expletives (pictured) - playing high energy Punk ‘n’ New Wave classics from back in the day. From 10:30pm – free entry.

Spanglers Country Music Club: The long awaited return of Nigel Slater (pictured) to the Indoor Bowls Club, Burton Street. Everyone is welcome to go along for a great night of country music from 7.30pm to 11.30pm. All kinds of dancing, cheap bar, large car park,£5.50 on the door. Details from Jennifer on 01733688324

The Deeping Stage, Market Place, Market Deeping: Live music every Saturday - this week Revolver.

The Burghley Club, Burghley Square: The Zephyrs from 9pm. Free entry.

The Crown, Lincoln Road: THE OVERDUBS (pictured) from 9pm. One of Peterborough’s best bands playing Pop, Rock and Dance covers across the decades. (Free admission).

The Bluebell, Dogsthorpe: THE SIDEKICKS from 9pm. Top covers band from St.Ives playing rock and pop classics. Free admission.

Peterborough Conservative Club: Immerse yourselves in the delightful sounds of SPLASH.

Parkway Sports and Social Club, Maskew Avenue: Billy G and The Heart Beats are performing from 7pm.

Pizza parlour and Music Cafe, Cowgate: From 10pm through to 12.30am enjoy some late night jazz on the big screen.


The Lightbox, Bridge Street: Eclectic Ballroom with the best of soul, disco and funk from 9pm to 1am.

Brewery Tap: Saturday Night Groove with Resident DJ Rick Allen bringing you a great selection of hits from across the decades, accompanied by videos on the large screen – 9pm – late, free entry.

The Solstice: Saturday Sessions - with four rooms of entertainment. There is Commerical Chart & Dance in the Solstice, House & Dance Anthems in the SolGarden, Pure Urban Flavas in the Lit Room & Party Anthems in Harry’s Bar Café. Entry is free before 10.30pm more after.

Mama Liz’s, Stamford: EHS – Funk / Hip Hop / Reggae / Groove – 9pm – Free


Carpenters Arms, Stanground: 4pm

Geneva Bar, Geneva Street: Kushty Karaoke, 9pm to 2am, free

Voodoo Lounge, Stamford: DR Gumbo’s Soul Funk Stew – Funk N Soul N Cheese N Roll – 9pm – Free


Live Music

Charters, Town bridge: Charters Sunday Sessions presents Keith Lucky (pictured) from 3pm. Keith (Guitar/Vocals) plays Americana, Country-Blues, Skiffle, a few fifties and sixties favourites, as well as a couple of sad country songs. Free entry, family friendly.

Pizza parlour and Music Cafe, Cowgate: MATTHEW BANKHURST, from 3pm - 6pm. Matthew’s songs and covers tend to sound like stripped back acoustic bluesy rock.

Parkway Sports and Social Club, Maskew Avenue: Line dancing with The Thrillbillies from 7pm .


The Solstice: LIVE! HD! Sports throughout the day on the big screens followed by karaoke with a chance to win £250. Entry is free.

Carpenters Arms, Coates: 8pm


Charters, Town bridge: Monthly Themed Quiz from 6.30pm. This month’s theme is TV, so gather your friends (6 on a team) and come and see if you can be the champions. £20 bar prize for the winning team - Free to enter.

Blue Bell, Werrington: Free pub quiz starts 8pm prompt.

The Crown, Lincoln Road: Quiz Night, Maximum teams of four, Pub Quiz 8pm, Cash Bingo 9:30pm


Live Music

Pizza parlour and Music Cafe, Cowgate: Vintage vocalist and entertainer Hayley Di Rito From 7pm- 10pm.


The Solstice: Monday Club - with live HD sports shown on the big screen.

The Blue Bell, Werrington: A new weekly activity every Monday from 7pm – Beer Pong; Go along for some practice before the tournaments start.


Conservative Club: Quiz Night make a team of four, starts at 8.30pm.

Solstice, Northminster: Poker, Texas Hold’em, every Monday, 7pm, all welcome.

The Ploughman, Werrington: CPL Bounty Hunter Poker plus access to DTD Finals. 13 week league, register by 7. 45pm for extra chips. Starts at 8pm every week.

Ex-servicemen’s Club, Fletton: Quiz, £2 per team of four and the winner wins a gallon of beer

Black Swan, Farcet: Every Monday, £1, max team of five, 8pm


Live Music

Pizza Parlour and Music Cafe: Open mic session hosted by Anna Radford from 7pm to 10pm.


The Solstice: TuesGay - Cambridgeshire’s biggest gay friendly midweek club night from 9pm until late.


Hungry Horse, Halcyon, Westwood: Quiz night and play your cards right,


The Rose and Crown, Thorney: Texas Hold ‘em Poker, membership and entry free, beginners welcome, 01733 270546

The Ostrich Inn, North Street: Texas Hold’em, from 7.30pm.

Conservative Club: Poker league, registration closes at 7.45pm.


Live Music

Pizza Parlour and Music Cafe, Cowgate: ROCKABILLY NIGHT from 7pm - 10pm with Pagan playing rock ‘n’ roll from Elvis, Eddie Cochran, the Stray Cats, Matchbox, the Jets, Buddy Holly and more.


Frothblowers, Werrington: Free silent pub quiz, from 7pm to 8pm. Teams of 4 max. 3 prizes.

The Draper’s Arms, Cowgate: Cash prize quiz - starts 8pm. Maximum team of six, £1 per team member.

The Solstice: Rock’N’Roll Bingo and then it’s eyes down for the big cash prize, entry is £1 per person from 9pm.