Peterborough Gin Festival 2017

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Described in Timeout as one of the “Top 10 things to do in 2016,” the UK’s biggest and oldest Gin Festival is back in Peterborough at a new venue. Peterborough Cathedral a glorious medieval friary complex, will play host to a celebration of all things gin, with over 100 different gins on offer.

There will be loads of new gins and exclusive gins you won’t see anywhere else plus; gin masterclasses and the opportunity to meet gin distillers in person, a gin cocktail bar, live music and gorgeous food.


Gin Festival Crowds

Peterborough Cathedral, Minster Precincts, Peterborough PE1 1XS


Friday 17th of November 2017 – Evening Session – 6.30pm – 11pm

Saturday 18th November 2017 – Afternoon Session – 12.30pm – 5pm

Saturday 18th November 2017 – Evening Session – 6.30pm – 11pm


On arrival you will be handed your very own Gin Festival Copa Balloon Glass and a brochure that tells you all about the gins at the festival.

Our bars operate on a cashless token system and do not take cash. Once you have credited an online token account, you will be able to top up using a debit or credit card before, and during the event to escape the queues! Top up £5 for each G&T. Not sure how much to spend? £20 equals 4 delicious gins! Top up as many times as you need during the festival.

Throughout the event there will be live music and entertainment, talks from gin industry experts, delicious food and lots of chit chat with other gin lovers!

New to gin? Don’t worry! Our friendly staff are full of recommendations to get you going.

If you have any questions, check out our FAQs –

This event is strictly over 18’s only (you may be asked for id)

Food and Drink in The Guardian – “ is proud to showcase some of the best gins in the world.”

CBS News (USA) – “Of all the gin joints in all the world, one is hosting London’s First ever Gin Festival and it’s been a sellout.”

Time out – “Top Ten Things to do in 2016.”

The Daily Express – “Top places in the UK every gin lover must visit”.”

Also featured on:

BBC Radio Two Drivetime
The Telegraph
The Metro

The Sun

International Business Times

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Past Event

Peterborough Gin Festival 2017

Fri 17 November 2017


Ends: Sat 18 November 11:30PM

Peterborough Cathedral



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