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Ctrl/Shift: New Directions in Textile Art

February 2, 2019 to April 22, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
The National Centre for Craft and Design
Ctrl/Shift: New Directions in Textile Art

FREE

A unique textile exhibition at the National Centre for Craft and Design, with exhibiting artists demonstrating the creative tensions that exist between accomplished skill, experimentation and the development of new ideas.

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St Barnabas Forget Me Nots

April 6, 2019 to April 28, 2019
10:00am to 5:30pm
Lincoln Castle
St Barnabas Forget Me Nots

FREE

A display of hand-crafted, iron Forget Me Not flowers in the grounds of Lincoln Castle, raising funds for St Barnabas Lincolnshire Hospice.

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Lincoln Makers' Market

May 11, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Lincoln Cornhill
Lincoln Makers’ Market

FREE

Located at the newly refurbished Cornhill Quarter, the new Lincoln Makers' Market offers visitors the chance to view and buy a variety of beautiful, hand-crafted, and unique pieces of artwork and crafts.

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Lincoln Makers' Market

June 8, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Lincoln Cornhill
Lincoln Makers’ Market

FREE

Located at the newly refurbished Cornhill Quarter, the new Lincoln Makers' Market offers visitors the chance to view and buy a variety of beautiful, hand-crafted, and unique pieces of artwork and crafts.

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Lincoln Makers' Market

July 13, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Lincoln Cornhill
Lincoln Makers’ Market

FREE

Located at the newly refurbished Cornhill Quarter, the new Lincoln Makers' Market offers visitors the chance to view and buy a variety of beautiful, hand-crafted, and unique pieces of artwork and crafts.

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Lincoln Makers' Market

July 20, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
The Strait
Lincoln Makers’ Market

FREE

The Strait hosts four extra Makers' Market over the summer, selling a range of beautiful handmade and bespoke arts, crafts and unique gifts.

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Lincoln Makers' Market

August 17, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
The Strait
Lincoln Makers’ Market

FREE

The Strait hosts four extra Makers' Market over the summer, selling a range of beautiful handmade and bespoke arts, crafts and unique gifts.

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Asylum Steampunk Festival

August 23, 2019 to August 26, 2019
All Day
Lincoln Cathedral Quarter
Asylum Steampunk Festival 2019

See Lincoln transformed as the biggest and longest running Steampunk festival on Earth returns to the city for the 11th year.

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Lincoln Makers' Market

September 14, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Lincoln Cornhill
Lincoln Makers’ Market

FREE

Located at the newly refurbished Cornhill Quarter, the new Lincoln Makers' Market offers visitors the chance to view and buy a variety of beautiful, hand-crafted, and unique pieces of artwork and crafts.

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Lincoln Makers' Market

September 21, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
The Strait
Lincoln Makers’ Market

FREE

The Strait hosts four extra Makers' Market over the summer, selling a range of beautiful handmade and bespoke arts, crafts and unique gifts.

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V&A Exhibition

October 1, 2019 to January 31, 2020
10:00am to 3:00pm
The Collection
V&A Exhibition

A major art exhibition to mark the 200th anniversary of the birth of both Queen Victoria and Prince Albert.

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Lincoln Makers' Market

October 12, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Lincoln Cornhill
Lincoln Makers’ Market

FREE

Located at the newly refurbished Cornhill Quarter, the new Lincoln Makers' Market offers visitors the chance to view and buy a variety of beautiful, hand-crafted, and unique pieces of artwork and crafts.

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Frequency Festival of Digital Culture 2019

October 24, 2019 to October 27, 2019
All Day
Frequency Festival of Digital Culture 2019

FREE

Artists, creative technologists and visitors from across the city, the UK and the globe, to come together for an extraordinary, four-day showcase of digital creativity and energetic debate on digital culture.

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Lincoln Makers' Market

November 9, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Lower High Street
Lincoln Makers’ Market

FREE

Pick up Christmas gifts for your loved ones at the festive Makers' Market located on Lower High Street.

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Lincoln Makers' Market

November 16, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Lower High Street
Lincoln Makers’ Market

FREE

Pick up Christmas gifts for your loved ones at the festive Makers' Market located on Lower High Street.

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Lincoln Makers' Market

November 23, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
High Street
Lincoln Makers’ Market

FREE

Located on the bustling High Street (opposite Cornhill and Thor's Tipi Bar), the Lincoln Makers' Market offers visitors the chance to view and buy a variety of beautiful, hand-crafted, and unique pieces of artwork and crafts.

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Lincoln Makers' Market

November 30, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Lower High Street
Lincoln Makers’ Market

FREE

Pick up Christmas gifts for your loved ones at the festive Makers' Market located on Lower High Street.

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Lincoln Makers' Market

December 21, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
High Street
Lincoln Makers’ Market

FREE

Located on the bustling High Street (opposite Cornhill and Thor's Tipi Bar), the Lincoln Makers' Market offers visitors the chance to view and buy a variety of beautiful, hand-crafted, and unique pieces of artwork and crafts.

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Things To Do


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In Lincoln's Venues

Villages & Countryside3-10 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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Villages & Countryside3-10 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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City of LincolnBrayford 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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City of LincolnCathedral 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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City of LincolnBrayford 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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City of LincolnCultural 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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City of LincolnCultural 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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City of LincolnCathedral 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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City of LincolnBrayford 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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