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What can I expect?
This summer we’re popping up in the iconic orchard of The Orchard Tea Gardens Grantchester.  There’ll be live music performed by a local musician as the sun sets.  Fresh popcorn, homemade brownies, street food and an independent bar.  Magic, laughs, films for everyone.  Enchanted Cinema is all about the good vibes that come naturally with summer evenings of open air cinema with music, magical lights, drinks, food, comfy chairs, blankets and sharing a film with friends and like-minded strangers.
What time do the doors open?
The Orchard Tea Gardens are open to Enchanted Cinema ticket holders at 7:30PM
What time does the film start?
The time that the film will start depends on the time of the sunset, so check on the event page of the film you would like to see. Doors open at 7.30PM and there will be 1 hour of live music from one of our lovely local musicians before the film.
Are dogs allowed?
Guide dogs only at Enchanted Cinema.
Can I smoke during the film?
Smoking is not allowed in The Orchards although there will be a designated smoking area on site.
Can I buy a ticket on the door?
If the screening has not sold out then tickets will be available to buy on the door. Follow us on social media to keep up to date. We recommend you purchase your tickets in advance.
How do I buy a ticket?
Online: Cambridge Live Tickets

Over the counter: Cambridge Live Box Office, Wheeler St, Cambridge, CB2 3QB, open Mon-Fri 12pm – 6pm & Sat 10am – 6pm

By phone: 01223 357851, the phone line is open Mon-Sat 10am – 6pm

Are tickets refundable?
Tickets are non-refundable.
Is there parking?
There are 40 spaces in The Orchard Tea Garden’s car park and further parking spaces close by.
Is there disabled access?
There are 2 disabled parking spaces at The Orchard Tea Gardens. The building and pathways have full disabled access. If you have any specific requirements or any questions regarding accessibility and comfort during the event please don’t hesitate to send us an email
Is seating allocated?
Deckchairs are not allocated. Be sure to arrive early to choose your spot.
How do I get there?
This summer our events are in the magical Orchard Tea Gardens Grantchester – 47, Mill Way, Grantchester, Cambridge CB3 9ND. Take a 15 minutes cycle through Grantchester Meadows cycle route or a 10 minute drive from the center of Cambridge.
Is there food available?
Oh yes!  We are 100% foodies at Enchanted Cinema and into our street food.  We’ve teamed up with local food vendors so there’ll be different tasty options to enjoy during each film we show this summer.
What’s on the Enchanted Cinema Bar menu?
We have a wide range of wines, beers and soft drinks + bottles of fizz.
Do you take cards?
We certainly do.
Can I bring my own food and drink?
We’ve got food and drink covered with local street food vendors and our independent bar so please leave your picnics at home.
What happens if it rains?
We are a rain or shine event so whatever the weather, the show will go on! If the Great British weather does decide to surprise us and the skies do open, we’ll have waterproof ponchos on standby.
Are you available for hire?
We are indeed. From backyards to corporate events and festivals, we do it all.  More info here.
How can I join the Enchanted Cinema team?
Send us a message in the form below.
Can I bring children along?
Enchanted Cinema events at The Orchard Tea Gardens are 13+ and guests aged 13 to 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Please check the rating of the film that you are attending.
How much are tickets?
All tickets to events at The Orchards are £14
Do you offer a free ticket to carers?

Yes we do. Please send us an email in advance if possible to let us know.

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