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Lincoln Beer Festival

May 23, 2019 to May 25, 2019
12:00pm to 11:00pm
Lincoln Drill Hall
Lincoln Beer Festival 2019

FREE

Sample from more than 100 real ales from across the UK at Lincoln Drill Hall for the local branch of CAMRA's annual festival.

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The 'Show Comes to Town

May 25, 2019
10:00am to 3:00pm
Lincoln Cornhill
The ‘Show Comes to Town

FREE

Join the organisers of the Lincolnshire Show in City Square for a sneak peek at what this year's event has to offer.

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Gainsborough Food & Garden Festival

June 7, 2019 to June 9, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Marshall’s Yard
Gainsborough Food & Garden Festival

FREE

A packed programme of cooking demonstrations, from chefs such as Jean-Christophe Novelli, and a range of food & drink traders from the popular Continental Street Market, as well as a host of local and regional producers.

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Lincoln Castle Twilight Tour: Medeival Cooking

June 12, 2019
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Lincoln Castle
Lincoln Castle Twilight Tour: Medieval Cooking

Experience Lincoln Castle after hours with a demonstrations of Medieval food and drink, and views from the Medieval walls.

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The Gin Society Festival

June 14, 2019 to June 15, 2019
12:00pm to 10:30pm
Lincoln Drill Hall
The Gin Society Festival

An authentic gin festival featuring exclusive bars covering world, British, and fruit gins, held at Lincoln Drill Hall. Your first G&T is free!

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Stourton Estates Family Camping Weekend

June 14, 2019 to June 16, 2019
All Day
Stourton Estates
Stourton Estates Family Camping Weekend

A weekend of camping and family entertainment at Stourton Estates, east of Lincoln and close to the Lincolnshire Wolds.

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Castle Hill Farmers' Market

June 15, 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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Great British Food Festival

June 15, 2019 to June 16, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Grimsthorpe Castle
Great British Food Festival

Two days of regional food and drink, entertainment, chef demonstrations, and live music at Grimsthorpe Castle in South Lincolnshire.

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Burton Waters Boating Festival

June 15, 2019
12:00pm to 5:00pm
Burton Waters
Burton Waters Boating Festival

FREE

Enjoy a day out on the waterfront of Burton Waters - including boats, stalls, food, drink, and live music - at the annual Burton Waters Boating Festival.

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Brocklesby Country Fair

June 16, 2019
9:00am to 5:00pm
Brocklesby Park
Brocklesby Country Fair 2019

A traditional family day out encompassing all that is great about Lincolnshire and the countryside, in the north of the county.

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Chow Down Festival

June 28, 2019 to June 30, 2019
11:00am to 10:00pm
Lincoln Castle
Chow Down Festival - June 2019

A summer weekender of independent street food, drinks, music and family-friendly activities in the grounds of Lincoln Castle.

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Postgraduate 'Being Brilliant' Brunch

July 6, 2019
10:00am to 12:00pm
Isaac Newton Building
Postgraduate ‘Being Brilliant’ Brunch

FREE

Join the University of Lincoln for a Postgraduate 'Being Brilliant' Brunch to find out how you can change your life and start a new adventure in September with a Master’s degree.

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Lincoln Castle Twilight Tour: Falconry

July 10, 2019
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Lincoln Castle
Lincoln Castle Twilight Tour: Falconry

Experience Lincoln Castle after hours with demonstrations from the master falconer and views from the Medieval walls.

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WoofFest

July 13, 2019
12:30pm to 5:30pm
Waddington Village Hall and Playing Fields
WoofFest

FREE

A family fun day and dog show in Waddington, close to Lincoln, including a fun fair, dog classes, and beer tent - raising funds for the RSPCA.

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Castle Hill Farmers' Market

July 20, 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

August 17, 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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Autumn Festival

September 14, 2019 to September 16, 2019
10:00am to 11:30pm
Stourton Estates
Autumn Festival

A celebration of everything good about Lincolnshire, including forestry demonstrations, food & drink, shopping, and live music into the evening, on the Stourton Estates east of Lincoln.

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Lincoln Street Food Festival

September 19, 2019 to October 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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Castle Hill Farmers' Market

September 21, 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 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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Castle Hill Farmers' Market

October 19, 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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Fireworks at the Showground

November 1, 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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Castle Hill Farmers' Market

November 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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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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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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Castle Hill Farmers' Market

December 21, 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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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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