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

03
MAR
ELLY GRIFFITHS – Talk & Book Signing
The Collection

ELLY GRIFFITHS Talk & SigningThe Chalk Pit ‐ Friday 3rd March 7pmElly Griffiths returns to Lincoln to talk about and sign copies of her latest Ruth Galloway title The Chalk Pit. Tickets available at £4 from Lindum Books and The…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01522 782040
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04
MAR
The Lion in Winter
The Terry OToole Theatre

Addhock Theatre Company presents...The Lion In Winter by James GoldmanSaturday 4th March 7.30pmWell ‐ what shall we hang The holly or each otherChristmas 1183 a family are gathering for the festive season but theres more at stake than just turkey and tinsel.…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01522 883311
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10
MAR
ARQ – Alison Rayner Quintet
The Collection

ARQ Alison Rayner QuintetThe A.V. Theatre at The Collection LincolnFriday 10th March 2017 at 8pmTickets £14 Students & under 16s £7 Steve Lodder pianoDeidre Cartwright guitarDiane McLoughlin saxophonesAlison Rayner double bassBuster Birch drumsBassist Alison Rayner leads…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 782040
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10
MAR
Posterngate Tours
The Collection

Once a busy entrance to the ancient Roman city Posterngate is now separated from view by an unassuming door fifteen feet of earth and 1500 years of history but descend a short flight of stairs and youll be treading in the footsteps…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01522 782040
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11
MAR
Swing into Spring
The Terry OToole Theatre

Swing Into SpringSteve Walkers Big Swing BandSaturday 11th March 7.30pmSteve Walkers Big Swing Band will be Swinging into Spring with a great night of exhilarating music. This powerhouse band featuring seventeen polished musicians and led by star trumpeter Steve Walker will entertain…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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14
MAR
Hamlet
New Theatre Royal

Icarus Theatre Collective presents their sexy bloody and fast‐paced tour of Hamlet. This gripping ensemble reimagining embraces Shakespeares brutality and amplifies the exhilaration and violence of one of the greatest plays ever written. The King of Denmark is dead. Consumed with grief…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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17
MAR
Julian Siegal Jazz Orchestra
The Terry OToole Theatre

Julian Siegal Jazz OrchestraFriday 17th March 7.30pmJulian Siegel sets out on a new stage in his career with this new nineteen piece all‐star jazz orchestra. Known internationally for his outstanding small group jazz with Partisans plus his own quartet Julian has also…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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18
MAR
The Giant Jam Sandwich
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Saturday 18th March 3.00pmNew Perspectives presentsThe Giant Jam Sandwichby John Vernon Lord and Janet Burroway adapted for stage and directed by Jack McNamara with music by James AthertonWhat a to‐do One hot summers day four million wasps invade the quiet village of…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01522 883311
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22
MAR
TEN - Ace Dance
The Terry OToole Theatre

ACE Dance and Music presents TENWednesday 22nd March 7.30pmArtistic Director ‐ Gail Parmel Choreographer ‐ Jos AgudoA thought provoking full‐length dance production. At a time when more and more people across the world find themselves having to leave their own lands ideas…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01522 883311
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26
MAR
Victorian Mother's Day
Lincoln Castle

Sun 26th MarchTreat mums and grandmothers too to a hand‐made Victorian Posy Broach. Childrens arts and craft activities to make and decorate your own posy broach. Afternoon Tea will also be served in the Castle caf tearoom to make your visit to…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01522 541173
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31
MAR
The Comedy Club Lincoln
Home Nightclub

3 Top Comedians TBCVenue: Home Nightclub Park Street Lincoln Lincolnshire LN1 1UFPriceStandard: GBP 9.95Links: Tickets: https:go.evvnt.com81260‐0Website: https:go.evvnt.com81260‐1…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08000 434663
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01
APR
Castle Easter Quest
Lincoln Castle

Sat 1st Mon 17th AprilEvent 10am 4.30pm. Castle 10am 5pmCastle Easter Quest William the Conquerors Domesday Trail William the Conqueror had the first Castle at Lincoln to be built in 1068 and now especially for Easter take…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01522 541173
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01
APR
Castle Fool's Day
Lincoln Castle

Sat 1st & Sun 2nd AprilTimes ‐ Event10am 4.30pmPeterken the Fool will perform shows at 11.30am 2pm & 3.30pm. Celebrating the Castles 3rd birthday following its grand re‐opening we celebrate April Fools Day in traditional style with our very own…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01522 541173
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04
APR
Ancient Egypt: Treasures fit for a Pharaoh
The Collection

Tues 4th AprilAncient Egypt: Treasures fit for a Pharaoh ‐ a day run by the educated team. Admission free charge for crafts and trails …

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01522 782040
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04
APR
Morris Exhibition - 50 Golden Years
Museum of Lincolnshire Life

Tues 4th April ‐ Sun 2nd July10am ‐ 4.30pmAn exhibition celebrating 50 years of Grimsby Morris Men. …

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01522 782040
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06
APR
Enchanted Forest
Museum of Lincolnshire Life

Thurs 6th April ‐ Fr 7th April10am ‐ 3.30pm A magical day of craft activities based around fairy‐tale forests. Make your own jewelled trees fairies trolls and other woodland creatures. Free admissionsCrafts £2 …

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01522 782040
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07
APR
Zoe Gilbey Quartet
The Terry OToole Theatre

Zoe Gilbey QuartetFriday 7th April 7.30pmExceptional Jazz singersongwriter Zoe Gilbey performs here tonight with double bassist Andy Champion guitarist Mark Williams and drummer Richard Brown. A swinging band with great musicality the quartet perform a lively programme including Jazz favourites from the…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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15
APR
Christopher Nibble Show & Workshop
The Terry OToole Theatre

Saturday 15th April 11.30pm 12.30pmBEE A Garden Super Hero Family WorkshopBe a gardening Super Hero just like Christopher Nibble and spring into National Gardening Week with our fun family workshop Help us plant seeds to attract Bees Butterflies and Bugs…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01522 883311
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17
APR
The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Lincoln Theatre Royal

Charlie Hubble is a little boy with a very big dream he wants to be a world‐class magician. So he saves up his pocket money to buy The Big Book of Magic for Trainee Magicians.Then he sets off to Mr Zacoors Toy…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01522 519999
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19
APR
The Lady Boys of bangkok
Newark Palace Theatre

Sexy funny feisty eye opening and totally entertaining ‐ East meets West and Cabaret meets spectacular West End musical as the party explodes into life in a dazzling kaleidoscope of colour.The entertainment is fast and unrelenting as the eclectic mix of music…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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22
APR
Illustrated Talk on the East Coast Railway
Museum of Lincolnshire Life

Sat 22nd April 2pm til 3.45pmMike Fowler returns to carry on the story of the East Coast Railway Line. £4 per ticket with tea and coffee…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01522 782040
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22
APR
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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22
APR
Victorian St George's Weekend
Lincoln Castle

Sat 22nd & Sun 23rd AprilEvent 11am 4.30pm. Castle Attractions 10am 5pmCome face to face with the deadly dragon at the Castle in our weekend of Victorian fun with a cast of costumed Victorians. Be entertained as they perform…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01522 541173
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27
APR
As the Crow Flies
The Terry OToole Theatre

As The Crow Flies by Hattie NaylorThursday 27th April 7.30pmA Pentabus Theatre & Salisbury Playhouse ProductionAlfie keeps hiding Beths gardening gloves. Shes got lots to do and its just not funny anymore.Why wont he realise that gardening is helping her forget everything…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01522 883311
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28
APR
ExLibris Masked Charity Booksale
ExLibris

11th ANNUAL SECOND HAND CHARITY BOOK SALE WEEKENDS 2017In aid of local charities:NNRF Destitution Fundwww.nottsrefugeeforum.org.uk &School for Parentswww.schoolforparents.org.Visit us for the 11th magical appearance of Gedlings only second hand bookshop.Come and browse our large stock of rescued low‐priced books including: books for…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

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29
APR
Children's Medieval Festival
Lincoln Castle

Sat 29th Sun 30th April & Mon 1st MayEvent 11am 4.30pm. Castle Attractions 10am 5pmJoin us for three whole days of hands on medieval fun. There are lots of things to do and personal appearances from CBeebies…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01522 541173
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29
APR
KAREN MAITLAND – Talk & Book Signing
The Collection

KAREN MAITLAND Talk & SigningThe Plague Charmer ‐ Saturday 29th April 7pmKaren Maitland returns to Lincoln to talk about and sign copies of her latest medieval thriller The Plague Charmer on its paperback publication. Tickets available at £4 from Lindum…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01522 782040
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10
MAY
Jazz Vehicle in Concert
The Terry O'Toole Theatre

Jazz Vehicle in ConcertWednesday 10th May 7.30pmAward‐winning Jazz Vehicle brings Lincoln Jazz Week to The Terry OToole Theatre for an excitingevening of fantastic & varied music under the inspirational leadership of John Crouch their founder and director. This talented ensemble of young…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01522 883311
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16
MAY
Focus on Daphne the Tank Centenary lecture
Museum of Lincolnshire Life

Tues 16th May 2pm until 3.45pmAn illustrated birthday talk on the 100 year history of Daphne our resident WW1 tank. Gwyn Evans the tank researcher and historian who unravelled Daphnes story shares the tale whilst giving a flavour of tank production by…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01522 782040
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20
MAY
Preparing for Battle
Lincoln Castle

Sat 20th & Sun 21st MayEvent 11am 4.30pm. Castle Attractions 10am 5pmPreparing for Battle The Battle of Lincoln Fair 12172017 marks the remarkable 800th anniversary of the Battle of Lincoln Fair. This battle has been described…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01522 541173
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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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