What's on inWinthorpe


Welcome to Winthorpe

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Winthorpe - 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 Winthorpe to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Winthorpe

26
JUL
ILLYRIA THEATRE - THE EMPEROR'S NEW CLOTHES
Lincoln Castle

Wednesday 26 JulyBased on the timeless Hans Christian Andersen story Illyria first performed this show in 2000 when it was Critics choice at the Edinburgh Fringe festival and attracted multiple 5‐star reviews on a sellout UK tour.The Emperor is a lovely man…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01522 554559
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02
AUG
ILLYRIA THEATRE - THE COMEDY OF ERRORS
Lincoln Castle

Wednesday 2 AugustAn Evening of Theatre at the Castle welcoming back Illyria. Illyria apply their style wit and humour to Shakespeares classic comedy. Bring your picnics chairs and friends and enjoy a wonderful evening of first class outdoor theatre.Gates: …

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01522 554559
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12
AUG
County Craft & Curios Fair
Lincoln Museum of Lincolnshire Life

An eclectic market bringing together stall holders selling a mix of wonderful delights including high quality handmade crafts from across the region. …

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01522 782040
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26
AUG
Pride and Prejudice
Belton House

Take a step back in time with Chapterhouse Theatre Company to meet Elizabeth Bennet Jane Austens most loveable heroine. When Elizabeth meets the rude and abrupt Mr Darcy she loathes him at first sight. But is there more to him than meets…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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02
SEP
Lincoln Longwool, Legends of the County Exhibition
Lincoln Museum of Lincolnshire Life

Saturday 2 September to Monday 4 DecemberAn exhibition to celebrate 150 years of the Lincoln Longwool Sheep Association telling the story of the breed and the many local products associated with its wool. Free except event days…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01522 782040
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09
SEP
Counterfeit Sixties Show
Majestic Theatre

Re‐live the sounds of the swinging sixties as Britains No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that period from the clothes that…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01777 706866
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09
SEP
Inflatable 5k - Newark
Newark Showground

10 Gigantic Inflatable ObstaclesPit your wits against ten giant inflatable obstacles that will let you flip bounce & boing your way around an incredibly fun 5k courseVenue: Newark Showground Lincoln Rd Winthorpe Newark NG24 2NYPrice16 Weeks Before: GBP 258 Weeks Before: GBP…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07709 471891
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09
SEP
Skydive for the Mary Ann Evans Hospice
Langar Airfield

Skydive for the Mary Ann Evans HospiceImagine standing at the edge of an open doorway in an aircraft flying at 10000 feet the noise of the engines and the wind ringing in your ears with only the outline of distant fields…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02476 865439
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16
SEP
Mum2Mum Market Lincoln
Bishop Grosseteste University, Robert Hardy Building

Award winning baby and childrens nearly new sales where mums sell to mums. Parents can buy top quality childrens toys clothes games and equipment at a fraction of the high street price ‐ all great brands in fantastic condition. Parents with…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07967 390152
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04
OCT
Three Day Beginners Floristry Course
Totally Flowers

This is an informative three‐day course and is ideal if you are considering changing your career or would like more in depth knowledge about Flower ArrangingFloristry for your hobby. During this course you will get lots of insider tips and tricks of…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07738 556949
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07
OCT
Desperado - The History of the Eagles 2017
The Terry O'Toole

The Eagles released their two part History of the Eagles DVD in 2013. The DVD went platinum and the band followed it up with a two year tour of most of the world. The DVD combined archival material and concert footage to…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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12
OCT
Barnaby Rudge
The Terry OToole Theatre

A story of mystery and suspense which begins with an unsolved double murder goes on to involve conspiracy blackmail abduction and retribution and features Grip a talking pet raven As London erupts into riot fathers and sons become opposed apprentices plot against…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01522 883311
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14
OCT
An Evening with Waddington Military Wives
The Terry OToole Theatre

An evening of songs with the Military Wives from RAF Waddington and their special guests.…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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17
OCT
Pro Musica in Concert
The Terry OToole Theatre

Under its conductor Martin Stockdale and leader Caroline Siriwardena the Orchestra performs a wide repertoire of music for strings from Baroque to Modern. This concert is its first as the Theatres Orchestra in Residence with the aim of encouraging young string players…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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21
OCT
Much Ado About Puffin
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Much Ado About PuffinOpen Attic Theatre CompanyOn a small island In the middle of the sea A man meets a puffin...Join Open Attic as they traverse stormy seas and reckless tides to bring you this rib tickling tale about a man all…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01522 883311
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03
NOV
Andrew Wood Trio feat. Phil Meadows
The Terry OToole Theatre

Phil Meadows SaxophonesMatthew Ratcliffe PianoMartyn Spencer Double BassAndrew Woody Wood DrumsParliamentary Jazz Awards London Music Awards & Peter Whittingham Jazz Awards are just a few of the accolades Phil Meadows has achieved in his career as a performer composer and conductor. Tonight…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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05
NOV
A Concert for Remembrance
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

RAF Waddington Voluntary Band perform a concert which includes music representative of the three armed services and concludes with a short act of remembrance.The band appears by kind permission of the Station Commander RAF Waddington.…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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10
NOV
Spotlight Dance Presents...
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Spotlight Dance Studio Presents...Friday 10th November 7.00pmSaturday 11th November 2.00pm & 7.00pmA presentation of class work from the talented performers of Spotlight Dance StudioTickets £8.50 Concessions £7.50…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01522 883311
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16
NOV
What Once Was Ours
The Terry O'Toole

Katie and Callum couldnt be any more distant and disconnected: different heritage different cities different opportunities. Except there is one thing theyll always have in common: Dad.What happens when Callum suddenly turns‐up at Katies in desperate need of helpCreated against the…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01522 883311
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17
NOV
Hickman & Cassidy
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

A transatlantic duo inspired by the traditions of America and Britain.James Hickmans emotive soaring vocals and driving guitar is complemented by Dan Cassidys ingenious and virtuosic fiddling.Their sound flows from the connection between British and American folk and is bursting with all…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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18
NOV
Malina's Dream
The Terry OToole Theatre

A spell‐binding show about friendship and finding the way between two worlds.Malina is an Inuit girl who lives with her Grandpa in the Land of the Midnight Sun.One night she dreams of a stranger whose ship is crushed in the ice. When…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01522 883311
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20
NOV
A Crawl Down the Ogre
The Terry O'Toole

An epic tale of hard climbing and survival that has now become part of mountaineering folklore. The Ogre 7285 m is the most difficult high mountain to climb in the world; there is no easy way to the summit. On July 13…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01522 883311
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22
NOV
Imbalance
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

It is rare nowadays not to log on at every opportunity the breakfast table nights out with friends even in bed How well connected are you When and how do we separate ourselves from the virtual chaos surrounding usIntegrating…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01522 883311
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25
NOV
Haydn's Creation
Southwell Minster

Under the baton of Ellie Martin Mansfield and Bingham Choral Societies are looking forward to performing the whole of Haydns masterpiece The Creation in the majestic setting of Southwell Cathedral with the Lincoln Chamber Orchestra.…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07786 801088
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25
NOV
Songs from Home - Ruff 'n' Ready
The Terry OToole Theatre

Ruff n Ready Amhrin bhaile Songs From HomeDescribed as Playing with passion and energy and as being a Lively entertaining colourful charismatic group of fine musicians Irish Folk Band Ruff n Ready perform their exciting new show inspired by the music…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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10
DEC
Swing into Christmas!
The Terry OToole Theatre

Back by popular demand the Steve Walker Big Swing Band fronted by top UK trumpet player Steve Walker himself return with an exciting new festive programme featuring your all‐time Christmas Swing favourites plus more of the best music from the great…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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15
DEC
A Winter's Light - Hark Hark
The Terry OToole Theatre

Lester SimpsonBarry CoopeJo FreyaFi FraserThe Sublime singing Michael Morpurgo and multi‐instrumental layering of this quartet creates a sound that is full and glorious. Soaring polyphonic traditional carols irreverent humour about the less spiritual sides of Christmas and rollocking good tunes come together…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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16
DEC
Lost and Found
The Terry OToole Theatre

Once there was a boy and one day he found a penguin at his door...…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

17
DEC
A Christmas Spectacular!
The Terry OToole Theatre

RAF Waddington Voluntary Band along with their very special guests the Waddington Military Wives Choir bring you a programme of Christmas music songs and carols which is guaranteed to get you into the spirit of Christmas. A seasonal favourite and sure…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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Tourist Attractions


Millgate Museum

Millgate Museum is closed to visitors now as we are in the process of developing a new museum with a National Civil War Centre on the Old Magnus Buildings site Appletongate. This new museum will replace the exhibitions at Millgate and the Gilstrap Centre.At the Resource centre we…

Newark Air Museum

The museum is open to the public every day except December 24th, 25th, 26th and January 1st. Half the aircraft and cockpit sections are displayed under cover, along with the artefact and engine displays, so indifferent weather need not spoil your visit. The museum's collection currently stands at…

Lincolnshire Trust For Nature Conservation

Lincolnshire Trust For Nature Conservation ‐ Amusement Park in Lincoln, . Contact venue on telephone number 01522500676 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Newark Cue Club

SnookerPool Hall at Newark Cue Club in Newark, Nottinghamshire. Contact venue on 01636 612030 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Newark Golf Club

Newark Golf Club ‐ golf course in Newark, Nottinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01636 626282 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Newark Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Norwood Park Golf Course Ltd

Norwood Park Golf Course Ltd ‐ golf course in Southwell, Nottinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01636 815649 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Norwood Park Golf Course Ltd golf courseclub.…

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