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Enjoy Uphill Lincoln Week

July 15; 2019 to July 21; 2019
All Day
Lincoln Cathedral Quarter
Enjoy Uphill Lincoln Week 2019

Shop, eat, drink, escape, explore, share, and return to 'Uphill Lincoln' - the village in the city - during a week long celebration of events, guided tours, and special offers.

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Lincoln Farmers' Market

July 20; 2019
9:00am to 4:00pm
Castle Hill
Lincoln Farmers’ Market

FREE

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

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Revesby Country Fair

August 4; 2019
9:00am to 5:30pm
Revesby Park
Revesby Country Fair 2019

A great day out for the whole family including entertainment, equine events, dog competitions, quality local food and drink, and all manner of country pursuits in Revesby Park, to the east of Lincoln.

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Gainsborough Farmers' & Craft Market

August 10; 2019
9:00am to 3:00pm
Market Street
Gainsborough Farmers’ and Craft Market

FREE

Offering the best in fresh, local, homemade and handmade produce from a variety of traders at Gainsborough’s monthly Farmers’ and Craft Market taking place every second Saturday of the month on Market Street.

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Lincoln 1940s Weekend

August 10; 2019 to August 11; 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Lincoln Cathedral Quarter
Lincoln 1940s Weekend 2019

FREE

Celebrate the spirit of 1940s Britain in Lincoln's Cathedral Quarter with two days of period and vintage activities and displays.

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Blackadder Goes Forth

August 16; 2019 to August 17; 2019
7:00pm to 10:00pm
The Blue Room
Blackadder Goes Forth

The Cakes & Ale Theatre Company presents two acts and two courses at the Blue Room in Lincoln's Cathedral Quarter.

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Lincoln Farmers' Market

August 17; 2019
9:00am to 4:00pm
Castle Hill
Lincoln Farmers’ Market

FREE

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

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Lost Village

August 22; 2019 to August 25; 2019
All Day
The Lost Village
Lost Village 2019

An immersive festival experience in an abandoned woodland village in Lincolnshire - a surreal world misplaced in the sands of time.

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Moana - Water of Life

August 30; 2019 to September 1; 2019
All Day
Minerva Building
Moana - Water of Life

A climate change conference, hosted by the Diocese of Lincoln and the University of Lincoln, including keynotes speeches, a sustainable market, a 'footprint' dinner, and candlelight Cathedral tour.

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Gainsborough Farmers' & Craft Market

September 14; 2019
9:00am to 3:00pm
Market Street
Gainsborough Farmers’ and Craft Market

FREE

Offering the best in fresh, local, homemade and handmade produce from a variety of traders at Gainsborough’s monthly Farmers’ and Craft Market taking place every second Saturday of the month on Market Street.

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Lincoln Street Food Festival

September 19; 2019 to September 22; 2019
9:00am to 7:00pm
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 Farmers' Market

September 21; 2019
9:00am to 4:00pm
Castle Hill
Lincoln Farmers’ Market

FREE

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

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Gainsborough Old Hall Beer Festival

October 10; 2019 to October 12; 2019
12:00pm to 10:30pm
Gainsborough Old Hall
Gainsborough Old Hall Beer Festival 2019

FREE

The annual three-day CAMRA beer festival in the Great Hall of a the unique 15th century manor house, north of Lincoln.

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Gainsborough Farmers' & Craft Market

October 12; 2019
9:00am to 3:00pm
Market Street
Gainsborough Farmers’ and Craft Market

FREE

Offering the best in fresh, local, homemade and handmade produce from a variety of traders at Gainsborough’s monthly Farmers’ and Craft Market taking place every second Saturday of the month on Market Street.

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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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A Night in the Enchanted Garden Black Tie Ball

October 12; 2019 to October 13; 2019
7:00pm to 12:30am
Doubletree by Hilton Lincoln Hotel
A Night in the Enchanted Garden Black Tie Ball

A magical night in the Enchanted Garden at the DoubleTree by Hilton Lincoln, raising money for the local RSPCA.

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Lincoln Farmers' Market

October 19; 2019
9:00am to 4:00pm
Castle Hill
Lincoln Farmers’ Market

FREE

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

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Fireworks at the Showground

October 26; 2019
5:00pm to 9:00pm
Lincolnshire Showground
Fireworks at the Showground 2019

Celebrate Fireworks Night at the Lincolnshire Showground with family entertainment, live music, local food, and of course fireworks.

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Gainsborough Farmers' & Craft Market

November 9; 2019
9:00am to 3:00pm
Market Street
Gainsborough Farmers’ and Craft Market

FREE

Offering the best in fresh, local, homemade and handmade produce from a variety of traders at Gainsborough’s monthly Farmers’ and Craft Market taking place every second Saturday of the month on Market Street.

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Lincoln Farmers' Market

November 16; 2019
9:00am to 4:00pm
Castle Hill
Lincoln Farmers’ Market

FREE

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

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Christmas at Doddington Hall

November 28; 2019 to December 24; 2019
9:00am to 9:00pm
Doddington Hall & Gardens
Christmas at Doddington Hall 2019

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

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Lincolnshire Food & Gift Fair

November 30; 2019 to December 1; 2019
9:00am to 6:00pm
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 2019

December 5; 2019 to December 8; 2019
All Day
Lincoln Cathedral Quarter
Lincoln Christmas Market 2019

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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Victorian Tearoom

December 6; 2019 to December 8; 2019
10:00am to 4:00pm
Museum Of Lincolnshire Life
Victorian Tearoom

FREE

Take the weight off your feet over the Christmas Market Weekend in the Museum of Lincolnshire Life's Victorian Tearoom for a warm and restful refreshment stop.

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Lincoln Castle Christmas Emporium

December 14; 2019 to December 22; 2019
All Day
Lincoln Castle
Lincoln Castle Christmas Emporium

Eight evenings of Christmas delights 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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Gainsborough Farmers' & Craft Market

December 14; 2019
9:00am to 3:00pm
Market Street
Gainsborough Farmers’ and Craft Market

FREE

Offering the best in fresh, local, homemade and handmade produce from a variety of traders at Gainsborough’s monthly Farmers’ and Craft Market taking place every second Saturday of the month on Market Street.

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Christmas Empawrium

December 18; 2019 to December 19; 2019
4:00pm to 10:00pm
Lincoln Castle
Christmas Empawrium

Explore the Christmas Emporium at Lincoln Castle with your dog for a pawsome evening out this Christmas.

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Lincoln Farmers' Market

December 21; 2019
9:00am to 4:00pm
Castle Hill
Lincoln Farmers’ Market

FREE

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

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Things To Do


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In Lincoln's Venues

3-10 miles from LincolnVillages & Countryside

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 LincolnVillages & Countryside

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 WaterfrontCity of Lincoln

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 QuarterCity of Lincoln

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 WaterfrontCity of Lincoln

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 QuarterCity of Lincoln

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 QuarterCity of Lincoln

New Theatre Royal

New Theatre Royal

An elegant, 19th century theatre, found on Clasketgate just a short walk from the city centre High Street.

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Cathedral QuarterCity of Lincoln

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 WaterfrontCity of Lincoln

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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