What's on inLincoln

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Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Lincoln - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Lincoln to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Lincoln

19
DEC
The Comedy Club Lincoln
Home Nightclub

Host ComedianTony Simpson.Tony Simpson was BrilliantBBC Radio York.Tony is full of energy and improvisation a strong compere who can interact with any kind of audience.Finding fun energy and positivity in life provide a platform for his comedy and…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 0800 043466
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21
DEC
Santa's Little Helper
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Sunday 21st December 3.00pmSantas Little HelperBlunderbus TheatreWho will help save ChristmasYoung Albert Tuttle is nearly 7 years oldfar too grown‐up to believe in SantaHow does a big fat man wearing bright red pyjamas fit down the chimney anywayBut Albert is…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01522 883311
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03
JAN
The Carole Nash Classic Bike Guide Winter Classic
Newark Showground

Guest of Honour: John ReynoldsA kick‐start to the new classic motorcycling year the Carole Nash Classic Bike Guide Winter Classic takes place in early January at Newark Showground. It offers a welcome respite from the hectic holiday season and a chance to…

Location: 12.8 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01507 529430
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11
JAN
Charity Auction and Table Top Sale
Branston Village Hall

Macmillan Nurses Charity Auction and Table Top Sale.Table Top runs from 10.30am to 12.30pm with Charity Auctioncommencing at mid day. Auction viewing from 10.30am.There will be a Tombola Stall and a Raffle and Hot and Cold refreshments are available.All facilities are available…

Location: 2.9 milesaway
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07902 266001
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14
JAN
The Three Musketeers
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

The Three Musketeers: La PantomimeWeds. 14th Sat 17th January 7.00pmSaturday matinee 2.30pmOoh la laCan our young hero DArtagnan and loyal Kings Musketeers Athos Porthos and Aramis defeat the evil schemes of devious Cardinal Richelieu and MiLady de Winter and save…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01522 883311
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18
JAN
Antiques, Collectors & Vintage Fair
Grove Sports Hall

THIS EVENT IS USUALLY HELD AT THE MAGNUS SPORTS HALL AND IS AT THE ABOVE ALTERNATIVE VENUE FOR THIS 1 DATE ONLY.... This fast paced and exciting early start fair heralds the start of Newark Antiques Week and is an absolute must…

Location: 15 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07772 349431
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06
FEB
artsNK Youth Dance Showcase
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

artsNK Youth Dance ShowcaseFriday 6th February 7.30pmThe annual showcase for artsNKs Youth Dance Programme is a celebration of young people aged 719 years dancing. The showcase will also feature Lincolnshires top youth dance companies; kNacKerd Youth Dance Company redXco as…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01522 883311
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07
FEB
Lincoln Does Vintage
Lincoln Drill Hall

THE vintage stallholders are hand‐picked and offer a wealth of knowledge gained from years of experience with each one bringing their quality affordable vintage clothing jewellery and kitchenalia. Vintage lovers can while away the hours browsing through rail after rail of fabulous…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07746 125069
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12
FEB
Primary Schools Spring Dance Showcase
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Primary Schools Spring Dance ShowcaseThursday 12th February 6.00pm & 7.15pmNorth Kesteven School in partnership with artsnk has worked with local primary schools over 6 weeks to create dance pieces for this festival. A celebration of children dancing and the themes surrounding transition…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01522 883311
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13
FEB
Slim Panatella and the Mellow Virginians
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Slim Panatella and the Mellow VirginiansFriday 13th February 7.30pmThis world‐class collective on mandolin violin guitar and bass will light‐up your evening evening with an addictive blend of jazz swing ragtime and blues from the 1930s through to the 50s plus some original…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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14
FEB
BSSK Mind, Body & Spirit Event
Cedric Ford Pavilion

NewarkCedric Ford Pavilion Newark ShowgroundThe 26th BSSK Newark Mind Body & Spirit Weekend14 FREE talks and workshops during the weekendA wide range of therapists readers and trade standsCaf marquee with snacks and drinks and hot food within the showHeaps of…

Location: 12.8 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01724 849886
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17
FEB
Simon Amstell To Be Free
Engine Shed

Simon Amstell To Be Free at Engine Shed in Lincoln on Tuesday 17 February 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent youWell BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

21
FEB
Cirkus Spectakular
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Half‐Term Family TreatCirkus SpectakularAngel Heart TheatreSaturday 21st February 3.00pmRoll up Roll up The circus awaits...From the lands to the east comes Cirkus Spectakular led by the mysterious Baba Kalina. The circus is a colourful topsy‐turvy world played out in a…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01522 883311
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05
MAR
TN
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Harnisch‐Lacey Dances new double‐bill TN is based on Wales recent journey to reclaim its cultural identity. Combining contemporary dance breakdance and parkour a story unfolds where the 1930s arson attack at Penyberth ignites our future. A moveable set original footage and an…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01522 883311
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05
MAR
TN ~ Harnisch-Lacey
The Tery O'Toole Theatre

TNHarnisch‐LaceyThursday 5th March 7.30pmHarnisch‐Lacey Dances new double‐bill TN is based on Wales recent journey to reclaim its cultural identity. Combining contemporary dance breakdance and parkour a story unfolds where the 1930s arson attack at Penyberth ignites our future. A moveable…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01522 883311
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07
MAR
Spotlight Dance Studio presents
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Spotlight Dance Studio presentsShowstoppersSaturday 7th March 6.00pmSunday 8th March 1.00pmTalented young performers from Spotlight Dance Studio present a fantastic showcase of dance song and music from many of the best‐loved musicals.Tickets: £7.50Concessions: £6.00www.spotlight‐ds.com…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01522 883311
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12
MAR
Jesse Bannister Quartet
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Jesse Bannister QuartetThursday 12th March 7.30pmJesse BannisterSax Zoe Rahman ‐ PianoKenny HigginsBass Eddie HicksDrumsThe picture says it all jazz as youve never heard it before Jesses music touches…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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14
MAR
Kelham Hall Vintage Festival
Kelham Hall

Join us for a day long celebration of all things vintage at Kelham Hall on the 14th of March. This wonderful Victorian venue will be stuffed with nostalgic delights. Our handpicked vintage traders provide the very best quality and variety;from…

Location: 15.5 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07824 559272
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14
MAR
TOTT Young Ambassadors Present
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

TOTT Young Ambassadors PresentSaturday 14th March 7.30pmCome and join the TOTT Ambassadors as they launch their first event created by for and with young people The TOTT Ambassadors are a group of young people based at the Terry OToole Theatre and have…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01522 883311
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21
MAR
Pitschi, A Kitten With Dreams
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Pitschi A Kitten With DreamsKomediaSaturday 21st March 3.00pmLittle Pitschi lives with her cat family Grandma Lisette and Bello the Dog high up in the Swiss Alps. She doesnt much care for the rough and tumble of kitten play and dreams…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01522 883311
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21
MAR
UK Spring Motorhome & Caravan Show
Newark Showground

Annual event featuring indoor and outdoor trade stands from motorhome and caravan dealers and a huge range of accessories campsites with large pitches excellent facilities club rally areas. Weekend camping pitches from £45. Trade stands from £140VAT…

Location: 12.8 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01775 723723
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21
MAR
Alan Davies
Engine Shed

After more than a decade since his last stand‐up show and following a hugely successful tour of Australia in 2011 Alan Davies the much‐loved star of iconic television series such as Jonathan Creek and QI…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

22
MAR
Jimmy Buckley ~ The True Voice of Irish Country
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Sunday 22nd March 7.30pmJimmy BuckleyThe True Voice of Irish CountryThe Jimmy Buckley show consists of old style traditional country music together with original material and some impersonations.Jimmy also sings Irish ballads His rendition of Noreen Bawn is breathtaking…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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27
MAR
Gretchen Peters
Engine Shed

Gretchen Peters at Engine Shed in Lincoln on Friday 27 March 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it.Our clever system imports all the tickets for…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
APR
Desperado The Singles Tour 2015
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Friday 17th April 7.30pmDesperadoThe Singles Tour 2015Eagles TributeThe Eagles are undoubtedly one of the worlds top selling bands. Both in live concerts and recordCD sales. Their songs vocals and original sound is legendary furthermore they have been at…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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18
APR
The Ugly Duckling
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

The Ugly DucklingThingumajig TheatreSaturday 18th April 3.00pmLife isnt much fun in the farmyard for a little misfit duckling. Teased and tormented he dreams of kindlier places beyond the farm gates. But can he survive out thereJoin in the adventures of…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01522 883311
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25
APR
A Night at the Movies
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Lilac Theatre Dance presentsA Night at the MoviesSaturday 25th April 6.00pmSunday 26th April time 12noon & 4.30pmLilac Theatre Dance presents A Night at the Movies. Sit back relax and watch some great films come to life on stage in this movie dance…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01522 883311
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01
MAY
The Andy Sheppard Quartet
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

The Andy Sheppard QuartetFriday 1st May 7.30pmAndy SheppardSaxes Evind Aarset ‐ Guitar and ElectronicsMichel BenitaDouble Bass Seb RochfordDrumsAn international band led by one of the UKs most respected…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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14
MAY
Dylan Moran
Engine Shed

Dylan Moran star of Black BooksShaun of the Dead and Run Fat Boy Run is about to spread a little happiness with a brand new tour for 2011.Ageing religion kids relationships…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

15
MAY
Steve Brookstein ~ Soul Journey
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Friday 15th May 7.30pmSteve Brookstein ‐ Soul JourneyThe original winner of The X Factor in 2004 with a record six million votes in one night Ste‐ves debut single a cover version of Phil Collins Against All Odds reached number one in the…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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Tourist Attractions


Doddington Hall

Doddington Hall is a much loved family home and has never been sold since it was built in 1595 by Robert Smythson, one of Englands foremost Elizabethan architects. The mellow brick exterior with its walled courtyards has barely changed while the interior was redecorated in Georgian times in…

Lincoln Castle

Many visitors come to the castle to see the original Lincoln Magna Carta.This 780‐year‐old document is one of only four surviving originals sealed by King John after his meeting with the Barons at Runnymede in 1215.Relocated from its old home in the Cathedral, the…

Museum of Lincolnshire Life

The museum is situated in an old barracks built for the Loyal North Lincoln Militia in 1857.The museum contains large and significant collections covering all aspects of social history, including domestic community and commercial life, crafts, agriculture, industry and the collection belonging to the Royal Lincolnshire…

Blankney Golf Club

Blankney Golf Club ‐ golf course in Lincoln, Lincolnshire.Contact the golf course on telephone number 01526 320263 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Blankney Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Bracken Hill Golf Club

Bracken Hill Golf Club ‐ golf course in Lincoln, Lincolnshire.Contact the golf course on telephone number 01522 790833 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Bracken Hill Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Canwick Park Golf Club

Canwick Park Golf Club ‐ golf course in Lincoln, Lincolnshire.Contact the golf course on telephone number 01522 522166 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Canwick Park Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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Updated: 18/12/2014 17:07:16