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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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Easter at Lincoln Cathedral

April 14, 2019 to April 21, 2019
All Day
Lincoln Cathedral
Easter at Lincoln Cathedral 2019

FREE

Celebrate Holy Week and Easter at services in one of the finest cathedrals in Europe.

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Castle Hill Farmers' Market

April 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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Boultham Park Easter Egg Hunt

April 20, 2019
10:00am to 3:00pm
Boultham Park
Boultham Park Easter Egg Hunt

FREE

Join Access Lincoln for an Easter egg hunt and explore the surroundings of Boultham Park for a chocolatey reward.

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Classic Car Rally

April 21, 2019
10:00am to 4:00pm
Brayford Waterfront
Classic Car Rally 2019

FREE

Classic cars amazingly loved and restored are displayed along Lincoln's Brayford Waterfront on Easter Sunday.

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Spark! Engineering Festival

May 4, 2019 to May 5, 2019
10:00am to 4:00pm
Lincoln Cathedral
Spark Engineering Festival

FREE

Lincoln's most precious engineering masterpiece, Lincoln Cathedral, hosts a celebration of the city's engineering heritage.

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Lincoln Grand Prix Festival of Cycling

May 11, 2019 to May 12, 2019
All Day
Castle Hill
Lincoln Grand Prix Festival of Cycling 2019

FREE

A festival of exciting cycling events, including a Sportive and the Men's and Women's Lincoln Grand Prix.

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West Lindsey Churches Festival

May 11, 2019 to May 19, 2019
All Day
West Lindsey Churches Festival 2019

FREE

A celebration of Lincolnshire's rich architecture and heritage, of beautiful tranquillity and spirituality, and a welcoming oasis of peace that all West Lindsey's churches offer - open on weekends only.

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Lincoln Loves Kids Family Fun Day

May 18, 2019
9:00am to 3:00pm
The Collection
Lincoln Loves Kids Family Fun Day

FREE

Find out the great things to do with the kids in Lincolnshire at a family fun day at The Collection in Lincoln.

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Castle Hill Farmers' Market

May 18, 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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Postgraduate 'Being Brilliant' Brunch

May 18, 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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Cycle Fest

June 1, 2019
10:00am to 4:00pm
Doddington Hall & Gardens
Cycle Fest

FREE

Join Access Lincoln for a free, fun packed day at Doddington Hall, celebrating all things cycling.

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Lincoln Bike Fest

June 9, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Brayford Waterfront
Bike Fest

FREE

Bikers from across the Lincoln area come together for a day of music and entertainment alongside a display of motorbikes on Lincoln's Brayford Waterfront.

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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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Lincoln Castle Dog Friendly Weekend

June 15, 2019 to June 16, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Lincoln Castle
Lincoln Castle Dog Friendly Weekend

FREE

Unlock 1,000 years of history with your furry companion over the weekend for a paw-some day out.

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Tractors to Town

June 16, 2019
9:00am to 4:00pm
Tractors to Town

FREE

To celebrate 150 years of the Lincolnshire Agricultural Society, tractors will be on display across Lincoln city centre.

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Lincoln Castle Car Rallly

June 16, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Lincoln Castle
Classic Cars at Lincoln Castle

FREE

Especially for Father's Day, the Lincolnshire Vintage Vehicle Society host their annual rally in the Castle grounds.

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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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Bailgate Busking Festival

July 6, 2019
11:00am to 4:00pm
Lincoln Cathedral Quarter
Bailgate Busking Festival 2019

FREE

Lincoln's Cathedral Quarter reverberates with the sound of local talent for a festival of acoustic music.

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Scoot to the Waterfront

July 13, 2019
10:00am to 5:00pm
Brayford Waterfront
Scoot to the Waterfront 2019

FREE

Scooters from across the country will arrive on the Brayford Waterfront for a day of custom shows, a ride out, and live music.

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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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Dragon Boat Race

July 20, 2019
12:00pm to 4:00pm
Brayford Waterfront
Dragon Boat Race 2019

FREE

More than 100 people take to the Brayford for a summer's day of spectacular Dragon Boat races to raise money for charity.

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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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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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Music in the Garden

September 7, 2019
11:00am to 4:00pm
St Marks Shopping Centre
Music in the Garden

FREE

Relax and enjoy free music performances in the garden at St Marks Shopping Centre.

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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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Bailgate Wedding Fayre

October 6, 2019
11:00am to 3:00pm
Bailgate
Bailgate Wedding Fayre October 2019

FREE

Experience five stunning wedding venues and meet dozens of local suppliers to discover how Lincoln can make your big day extra special.

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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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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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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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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 Lights Switch On

November 22, 2019
4:45pm to 7:30pm
High Street
Christmas Lights Switch On 2019

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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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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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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