Christmas in Lincoln
Plan a festive break in historic Lincoln

Shopping, food and drink, markets, theatre, family days out & more.

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Christmas in Lincoln
Plan a festive break in historic Lincoln

Shopping, food and drink, markets, theatre, family days out & more.

Lincoln Christmas Market

Christmas in Lincoln
Plan a festive break in historic Lincoln

Shopping, food and drink, markets, theatre, family days out & more.

Thor's Tipi Bar

Plan a festive visit to Lincoln this Christmas with boutique and high street shopping, Christmas markets, fantastic food & drink, festive theatre, family days out, and more throughout the winter season.

Not only are there great events and theatre in Lincoln during the Christmas season but it's the perfect place for Christmas shopping too - with high street brands lined up alongside unique, independent stores.

Christmas Events
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High Street

THOR’s Tipi Bar

November 9, 2018 to December 31, 2018
10:30am to 11:00pm
Lincoln Cornhill
THOR’s Tipi Bar

FREE

A winter wonderland in the heart of Lincoln city centre, serving real ale, mulled wine, and hot chocolate complete with roaring fires, cosy furs and twinkling lights.

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Cultural Quarter

Moroccan Market

November 15, 2018 to December 31, 2018
10:00am to 5:00pm
Former Ruddocks of Lincoln Store
Moroccan Market

FREE

A colourful pop-up souk on Lincoln High Street offering unique gifts from Moroccan artisans showcasing the best of the country's culture and creativity.

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High Street

Christmas Lights Switch On

November 23, 2018
5:00pm to 7:30pm
High Street
Christmas Lights Switch On

FREE

Start the countdown to Christmas at the annual fun-packed Christmas Lights Switch On at St Marks Shopping Centre, Lincoln High Street, and Waterside Shopping Centre.

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11-20 miles from Lincoln

Victorian Christmas Craft Fayre 2018

November 24, 2018 to November 25, 2018
10:00am to 4:00pm
Gainsborough Old Hall
Victorian Christmas Craft Fayre 2018

FREE

Visit Gainsborough Old Hall for one of the country's leading craft fayres set out in the beautiful manor house, where the traditions of Victorian Christmas will kick off your festive season.

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Cathedral Quarter

Handel’s Messiah

November 24, 2018
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Lincoln Cathedral
Handel’s Messiah

In the lead up to Advent, Lincoln Cathedral Choir perform Handel's Messiah in the stunning surroundings of Lincoln Cathedral.

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Lincoln Suburbs

Christmas at Doddington Hall 2018

November 25, 2018 to December 23, 2018
9:00am to 9:00pm
Doddington Hall & Gardens
Christmas at Doddington Hall 2018

Enjoy Doddington Hall's festive open days and browse Christmas gifts, trees, and food from the farm shop.

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Christmas Tips & News

October 2, 2018

Late Night Christmas Shopping and Free Parking in Lincoln

Late Night Christmas Shopping and Free Parking in Lincoln

Lincoln is the perfect place for truly unique Christmas shopping - whether you need some inspiration or know the perfect gift - with late night shopping, free parking, and festive events.

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December 21, 2017

8 Reasons to Visit Lincoln & Lincolnshire in 2018

8 Reasons to Visit Lincoln & Lincolnshire in 2018

2018 is gearing up to be a big year in Lincoln and Lincolnshire as ‘Bomber County’ marks the centenary of the Royal Air Force.

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November 13, 2017

10 Top Tips for Lincoln Christmas Market

10 Top Tips for Lincoln Christmas Market

Lincoln Christmas Market is one of the most popular events of the year but there’s always something new to enjoy and discover. Here are some tips to give you inspiration…

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