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THOR's Tipi Bar

November 9, 2018 to January 31, 2019
12:00pm to 11:00pm
Lincoln Cornhill
THOR’s Tipi Bar

FREE

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

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Christmas at Doddington Hall

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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Foodie Friday

November 30, 2018
10:00am to 7:00pm
Lincoln City Square
Foodie Friday

FREE

Taste the Street Cafe Culture, from fresh drinks and street food to fresh local produce, on City Square every Friday.

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Lincolnshire Food & Gift Fair

December 1, 2018 to December 2, 2018
9:00am to 4:00pm
Lincolnshire Showground
Lincolnshire Food & Gift Fair

A mix of delicious local produce, gift stalls and workshops make the Food and Gift fair at the Lincolnshire Showground the best way to kick start your Christmas preparations.

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Lincoln Christmas Market 2018

December 6, 2018 to December 9, 2018
All Day
Lincoln Cathedral Quarter
Lincoln Christmas Market 2018

FREE

Stalls, performers, and festive cheer take over Lincoln's Cathedral Quarter for four days of festive entertainment, shopping, and food and drink.

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Foodie Friday

December 7, 2018
10:00am to 7:00pm
Lincoln City Square
Foodie Friday

FREE

Taste the Street Cafe Culture, from fresh drinks and street food to fresh local produce, on City Square every Friday.

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Victorian Tea Rooms

December 7, 2018 to December 9, 2018
10:00am to 4:00pm
Museum Of Lincolnshire Life
Victorian Tea Rooms 2018

FREE

Take a festive break in the Museum of Lincolnshire Life's pop-up Victorian tea room during Lincoln Christmas Market.

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Foodie Friday

December 14, 2018
10:00am to 7:00pm
Lincoln City Square
Foodie Friday

FREE

Taste the Street Cafe Culture, from fresh drinks and street food to fresh local produce, on City Square every Friday.

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A Christmas Carol

December 14, 2018 to December 15, 2018
7:00pm to 10:00pm
The Blue Room
A Christmas Carol

Enjoy two acts of a brand new adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic A Christmas Carol with a two-course meal at The Blue Room.

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Castle Hill Farmers' Market

December 15, 2018
9:00am to 4:00pm
Castle Hill
Castle Hill Farmers’ Market

FREE

Your last change to pick up Lincoln Farmers' Market produce for your Christmas Day lunch.

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Lincoln Castle Christmas Emporium

December 15, 2018 to December 22, 2018
4:00pm to 10:00pm
Lincoln Castle
Lincoln Castle Christmas Emporium

Eight evenings of Christmas delights in within the medieval walls of Lincoln Castle for a festive celebration of arts, crafts, and food - the perfect setting to meet friends and family over the Christmas period.

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Foodie Friday

December 21, 2018
10:00am to 7:00pm
Lincoln City Square
Foodie Friday

FREE

Taste the Street Cafe Culture, from fresh drinks and street food to fresh local produce, on City Square every Friday.

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New Year's Eve Shindig

December 31, 2018 to January 1, 2019
6:00pm to 2:00am
The Cosy Club
New Year’s Eve Shindig

The Cosy Club's famous 1920s Gatsby Gladrags event is back in 2018 for New Year’s Eve with live music from the Flying Ties.

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Castle Hill Farmers' Market

January 19, 2019
9:00am to 4:00pm
Castle Hill
Castle Hill Farmers’ Market

FREE

Your last change to pick up Lincoln Farmers' Market produce for your Christmas Day lunch.

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Castle Hill Farmers' Market

February 16, 2019
9:00am to 4:00pm
Castle Hill
Castle Hill Farmers’ Market

FREE

Pick up local and fresh produce at Castle Hill Farmers’ Market - nestled between Lincoln’s breath-taking Cathedral and Castle.

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Castle Hill Farmers' Market

March 16, 2019
9:00am to 4:00pm
Castle Hill
Castle Hill Farmers’ Market

FREE

Pick up local and fresh produce at Castle Hill Farmers’ Market - nestled between Lincoln’s breath-taking Cathedral and Castle.

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Lincoln Street Food Festival

March 28, 2019 to March 31, 2019
10:00am to 8:00pm
High Street
Lincoln Street Food Festival

FREE

Street food from around the world will be on offer on Lincoln High Street into the evening, with seating, a bar, and live music on Lincoln Cornhill.

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Lincoln Sausage Festival

October 12, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Lincoln Castle
Lincoln Sausage Festival 2019

Celebrate all things sausage, including the famous Lincolnshire sausage, at the Lincoln Sausage Festival - in and around the Lincoln Castle grounds.

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In Lincoln's Venues

3-10 miles from Lincoln

Terry O’Toole Theatre

Terry O’Toole Theatre

An intimate, 200 seat arts theatre in the Lincoln suburb of North Hykeham with a vibrant year-long programme of performing arts.

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3-10 miles from Lincoln

Lincolnshire Showground

Lincolnshire Showground

The Lincolnshire Showground is a major national venue, located on the 200 acre showground just outside the historic city of Lincoln in the East Midlands.

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Brayford Waterfront

The Engine Shed

The Engine Shed

The region's largest live music and entertainment facility, housed in a renovated engine shed and serving Lincoln with live international band performances, comedy gigs and weekly student club nights and events.

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Cathedral Quarter

The Venue

The Venue

A state-of-the-art digital cinema at Bishop Grosseteste University which shows an eclectic film programme and is also being used for teaching drama and stage theatre productions.

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Brayford Waterfront

Lincoln Performing Arts Centre (LPAC)

Lincoln Performing Arts Centre (LPAC)

Lincoln Performing Arts Centre is a modern theatre in the city centre, with a great range of shows and a friendly café bar.

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Cultural Quarter

Lincoln Drill Hall

Lincoln Drill Hall

Lincoln Drill Hall is a thriving and friendly entertainment venue and cafe in the centre of Lincoln. Its packed programme includes theatre, comedy, live music, dance, family events, talks and films, workshops, classes and much more.

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Cultural Quarter

New Theatre Royal

New Theatre Royal

The 19th century Theatre Royal is a Lincoln city landmark and is situated on Clasketgate a short walk from the city centre High Street.

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Cathedral Quarter

The Blue Room

The Blue Room

A beautiful entertainment venue at The Lawn in the heart of Lincoln's Cathedral Quarter.

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Brayford Waterfront

ODEON Lincoln

ODEON Lincoln

Situated on the Brayford Waterfront, the ODEON complex includes a cinema, Costa Coffee and Ben and Jerry's ice-cream shop and is adjacent to the Lucy Tower multi-story car park.

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