AccessibilityContact Usmenu
You are in:
Events
Booked Sep18 - Jan19_banner (688 x 176px).jpgBurgess Hall prides itself as being the premier entertainment and events venue in Huntingdonshire.  We aim to provide a varied programme that suits all age groups and interests.

We are excited to introduce the latest edition of Booked! our entertainment and events guide for the autumn and winter seasons.  There's something for everyone at Burgess Hall, with a variety of Christmas party ideas, live entertainment, family theatre and seasonal fairs.

View a copy online

Jim Davidson



Friday 9th November 2018

Doors Open 6:45pm / Show Starts 7:30pm / End 10pm

Ticket price £22.50 general seating / £25.00 for front two rows


Jim Davidson ‘on the Road Again’ Autumn 2018
The people’s favourite comedian takes to ‘The Road Again’ with a brand-new show which promises to be the antidote to this ‘PC’ world we now live in. Guaranteed to be outrageous and as truthful as ever.


‘Boy does Jim know how to deliver his gospel.’… ‘The audience could have stayed all night’… ‘He speaks with rare honesty’.
5 Stars The Express


Click here to purchase tickets. Tickets are also available from One Leisure by calling 01480 388111 or in person by visiting the One Leisure St. Ives main reception.


Indoor Car Boot Sale

Sunday 11th November 2018

8am to 12pm (access for stall holders from 7am to 7.45am)

£7 for 6ft stall / £12 for 12ft stall

50p admission / FREE for under 16’s


Come rain, wind or hail – this will not stop our car boot sale! Stalls are available inside the Burgess Hall to display your items on offer. 6ft table are provided.


Stalls must be pre-booked and paid for in advance.


To book a stall please contact One Leisure on 01480 388111.


How to Hide a Lion



Friday 16th November (CHOICE of two show times)

Doors open 1.30pm / Show starts 2pm / Show finishes 3pm

OR

Doors open 4pm / Show starts 4.30pm / Show finishes 5.30pm


Ticket prices: £10 per adult / £8.50 per child (Under 16’s) (No charge for Under 2’s)

£30 for family ticket (2 adults and 2 children)

Groups of 10+ children - £8 per ticket


How to Hide a Lion has been adapted for stage by The Polka Theatre. It has been performed at The Polka Theatre in Wimbledon; The Little Angel Theatre in Islington; The Oxford Playhouse; and Manchester Royal Exchange.


Helen Stephens’ magical book, How to Hide a Lion, comes to life with playful humour, dazzling puppets and jazz, presented by Pigtails Productions, Polka Theatre and Oxford Playhouse. The performance has been directed and adapted by Peter Glanville with music and songs by Barb Jungr.


‘When a lion is chased out of town, a little girl, Iris, helps him to find somewhere to hide. Iris embarks on a mission to squash her new friend into a variety of sneaky tight spots, as the misinformed town folk try and track him down.’


'Comes to life with a roar.' The Guardian


'Little gem of a production... enchanting mini musical.' Children's Theatre Review


'Staying true to the terrific tale and delightful drawings, with an extra pawful of stagey sprinkles... this makes for a very classy production.' Curious Mum


For further information about the book, How to Hide a Lion by Helen Stephens, you can visit the official website at www.helenstephens.com/how-to-hide-a-lion


Click here to purchase tickets or contact Leisure on 01480 388111 or purchase your tickets in person from One Leisure St. Ives main reception. (booking fee may apply)


The 7th Christmas Gift & Craft Fair



Sunday 18th November

10am to 4pm

£2 admission (Pay on the door)/ Free for Under 16’s


The annual Christmas Gift & Craft Fair offering a great chance to buy some beautiful gifts for friends and family. There will be stalls featuring the very best festive, handmade, traditional, quality, unique and affordable gifts.

Santa's Grotto: £3.50 per child

  • Toys and stocking fillers
  • Jewel
  • le
  • ry and accessories
  • Christmas decorations
  • Paintings and arts
  • Cards, wrapping and ribbons
  • Unique and affordable gifts
  • Health and beauty products
  • Seasonal and local produce/drinks



80’s Mania incl. 80s after-show party!



Friday 23rd November 2018

Doors Open 6:45pm / Start Time 7:30pm / After-show party 10pm to midnight

Ticket Prices £22 / Concessions £20 (Students / 60yrs +)


“It’s like LIVE AID meets TOP OOF THE POPS with the sexy dance troupe LEG AND CO”. Mike Read


 

80’s Mania is Europe’s official Eighties Reunion Concert show currently taking the UK by storm!  25 chart-topping pop starts are authentically re-created LIVE ON STAGE including: Duran Duran – The Human League – Kim Wilde – Culture Club – Wham – Nena – Toni Basil – Dead or Alive – Madness – Madonna – Spandau Ballet – Cyndi Lauper plus many, many more! Featuring incredible 150 COSTUME CHANFES, more than 35 SMASH HITS, custom- produced DUAL- Screen video projections, the superb NEW ROMANTIC BAND and the amazing 80’s MANIA DANCERS. Broader than your widest shoulder pads in its range of music, boasting production values stiletto-hells-like head and shoulders above the rest, a show bigger than the biggest hair the eighties had to offer…catch 80;s MANIA – its sweeping the nation!


 

Don’t You Want Me Baby – Turing Japanese – Mad World – I Think We’re Alone Now – Call Me – Tainted Love – Goodie Two Shoes – Baggy Trousers – Rio and many, many more…


 

Click here to purchase tickets or call One Leisure on 01480 388111 or buy your tickets in person from the One Leisure St. Ives main reception.


St. Ives Antiques Fair

Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th November 2018

10am to 4pm

Tickets for adults £2 / Concessions £1.50 (Pay on the door)


This fun and friendly fair with around 50 dealers offering affordable, quality antiques and vintage pieces including ceramics, glass, maps, small items of furniture, silver, china, jewellery, paperweights, postcards and other interesting treasures of yesteryear at prices to suit all pockets.

For further information please contact Linda Parkhouse on 01480 896866 or email on parkhousepr@aol.com


Tea Dance



Monday 26th November 2018

2pm to 4.30pm

£5 per person (includes complimentary tea / coffee and biscuits) – pay on the door.


Get your dancing shoes on down to the Burgess Hall to enjoy an afternoon filled with Ballroom, Sequence and Party dances. Bring partners and friends to swing around the dance hall! Cabaret seating & Licensed Bar available.


For further information please contact 01480 388111.


Burgess Bingo



Wednesday 28th November 2018

Doors open 7pm / Bingo starts 7.30pm / End 9.30 approx.

FREE admission / Only £10 for 10 games (No booking required)


Come along to the ever popular Burgess Bingo and try your luck to win cash prizes. With a pit of up to £1,000 to be won and fully licensed bar it’s a great midweek evening out. Turn up on the night ready to stamp out those numbers as well as the competition!


For further information please contact 01480 388111.


Forever Jackson                  



Friday 30th November 2018

Doors open 6.45pm / Start time 7.30pm

Ticket price £22 / Concessions £20 (student / 60 years +)


Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of Michael Jackson’s Bad tour. From the Jackson 5 to the King of Pop – all the hits performed 100% live! Sublime musicianship, electrifying choreography, stunning video and special effects, it’s the Bad album’s greatest hits plus Thriller, Beat It and Billie Jean and more.


Click to purchase tickets ​ (Booking fees may apply)

Tickets are also available from One Leisure on 01480 388111 or from one of the One Leisure receptions.

Merry & Bright Christmas Party



Saturday 1st December

Doors and drinks reception 7pm / Dinner at 7.45 pm / Carriages at 1am

£38.50 per person

Put on your dancing shoes and join us for an evening of Christmas party fun!

You will be welcomed by a glass of buck’s fizz or a fruit juice cocktail with canapes all served in the main hall. Follow this with a two course traditional Christmas dinner with all the trimmings, followed by desert and mini mince pies with tea or coffee to finish. Dietary choice provided on request.

The venue will be decorated with everything merry and bright in the traditional colours of Christmas with hats and party blowers to make merry with!

You can record your memories of the evening with pictures taken in the photo booth, and be entertained by our table magician. Following dinner, the party really gets underway with music provided by The Starlight Roadshow who will take requests for your kind of music along with lots of traditional tunes thrown in.

Join in and party all the way to the end at 1am

Book tickets online, visit One Leisure St Ives or call 01480 388111.

*Booking fess apply for online sales.


Jingle Bell Ball



Saturday 8th December

Doors and drinks reception 7pm / Dinner at 7.45 pm / Carriages at 1am

£41.50 per person

It’s time to get suited and booted and put your best party frock’s on, our Christmas Ball is here!

You will be welcomed by a glass of prosecco or a fruit juice cocktail served in the main hall. Follow this with a three course traditional Christmas dinner with all the trimmings, including desert and mini mince pies with tea or coffee to finish. Dietary choice provided on request. 

The venue will be decorated with white, Gold & silver, the colours of a traditional Christmas, and there will be party hats and a little something for all. A free prize draw ticket will be issued to everyone, with a chance to win some fabulous prizes!

You can record your memories of the evening with pictures taken in the photo booth, and be entertained by our table magician. Following dinner, the party really gets underway with music provided by The Starlight Roadshow who will take requests for your kind of music along with lots of traditional tunes thrown in.

Dance the night away until 1am and make it a party to remember!

Book tickets online, visit One Leisure St Ives or call 01480 388111.

*Booking fess apply for online sales.


Tea Dance



Monday 10th December

2pm to 4.30pm

£4.75 per person 
​(includes tea or coffee and biscuits)

Grab your dancing shoes and get down to the Burgess Hall to enjoy an afternoon filled with Ballroom, Sequence and Party dances.  Bring partners and friends to swing around the dance hall.


Christmas Bingo



Wednesday 19th December

Doors open 7pm / Bingo starts 7.30pm / End 9.30 approx.

FREE admission / Only £10 for 10 games


Come along to the ever popular Burgess Bingo and try your luck to win cash prizes. With a pot of up to £1,000 to be won and a fully licensed bar it’s a great midweek evening out. Turn up on the night ready to stamp out those numbers as well as the competition! With our ever popular Christmas RAFFLE!


For further information please contact 01480 388111.


Santa's Christmas Party





Thursday 20th December

10.30am show
Doors open 10am / Show starts 10.30am / Event finishes at 12.30pm

3pm show
Doors open 2.30pm / Show starts 3pm / Event finishes at 5pm

Tickets
Child £10.50 (u16s)
Under 2s FREE
Adult £11.50
Family ticket £36.00 (2 adults and 2 children)

The show includes a theatre performance and present from Santa, then music, dancing and refreshments!

Help get Santa’s Christmas Party back on track in an adventure full of fun, festive songs and party games. Then meet Santa at his home in the North Pole, where every child will receive a special present from him, after the most Christmassy Christmas show ever – HO-HO-HO!
Songs include festive favourites Jingle Bells, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas, The Twelve Days Of Christmas, We Wish You A Merry Christmas and more!”
Santa’s Christmas Party is a 45 minute, interactive family  show, particularly suitable for 2-7 year olds, after which the adventure continues as each child gets the chance to receive a special present from Father Christmas in our popular meet, greet and treat!
‘It was perfect, full of fun, singing and laughter - what better way to start the festive season!’ Mummy Monster blog

Following last year’s sell-out performances, Honalee Media are delighted to present a brand new show this festive season... it's Santa's biggest UK theatre tour!

Book tickets online, visit One Leisure St Ives or call 01480 388111.

*Booking fess apply for online sales.


Christmas Boogie Nite



Saturday 22nd December 2018

8pm to 2am
(no admittance after 10pm)

Tickets £11 in advance (Must be 18 years or older)


Burgess Hall present their incredibly popular Boogie Nite with music from the Starlite Roadshow, playing the biggest and best 70’s, 80’s, 90’s club classics and the latest pop and dance releases. Dress up and dance the night away to some classic tunes from a time when people just wanted to have fun. Music video projections and text requests.


Book tickets online, visit One Leisure St Ives or call 01480 388111.

*Booking fess apply for online sales.


New Year's Eve Party



Monday 31st December

8pm to 2am
(no admittance after 10pm)

Tickets £25

Dance, drink and eat the night away and enjoy the last party of the year.  You will be welcomed with a drinks reception and from 8.30pm you can enjoy a tasty Hog Roast served with apple sauce, stuffing in a fresh bread roll and accompanied by a variety of salads and hot new potatoes.  Food will be available up until 10.30pm.
Dance the night away to music from the Starlite Roadshow and welcome 2019 with a BANG with our multiple confetti cannon!

Book tickets online, visit One Leisure St Ives or call 01480 388111.

*Booking fess apply for online sales.


 
PLEASE NOTE: Ticket's purchased cannot be swapped or refunded in any circumstances.
 

 

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​