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  • Spalding Farmers Market

    7 Nov 2016 - 31 Dec 2017
    Spalding Farmers Market
    Hall Place, Spalding, Lincolnshire


    The Spalding Farmers Market is held on the first saturday of every month. 

  • Brigg Farmers' Market

    7 Nov 2016 - 31 Dec 2017
    Brigg Farmers' Market
    Buttercross, Market Place, Brigg, Lincolnshire

    The award winning Farmers' Market is held in the Market place on the fourth Saturday of the month, attracting many visitors

  • Tulipfest - Alice In Wonderland

    29 Apr 2017 - 1 May 2017
    Springfields Outlet Shopping & Festival Gardens
    Springfields Festival Gardens, Camel Gate, Spalding, Lincolnshire, PE12 6ET


    Springfields would like to invite all the family to attend Tulipfest to enable us to celebrate the history of the Tulip and enjoy the beautiful array of tulips in the garden with a mix of entertainment, activities, garden displays and craft stalls over the weekend.

  • Boston Mayfair

    29 Apr 2017 - 6 May 2017
    Boston Market
    Market Place, Boston, Lincolnshire


    Come along to Boston Mayfair for all the fun at the fair.

    With Fairground rides and stall stretching from Boston Market Place down to Wide Bargate this really is an event worth turning out for.

    See Boston Market Place like you have never seen it before.

    The fair officials open at 12noon on Sat 29th April

    Saturday 29th April: 11am – 11pm

    Sunday 30th April: 1.30pm – 9pm

    Monday 1st May: 11am – 10.30pm

    Tuesday 2nd May: 11am – 10.30pm

    Wednesday 3rd May: 11am – 10.30pm

    Thursday 4th May: 11am – 10.30pm

    Friday 5th May: 11am – 11pm

    Saturday 6th May: 11am – 10.30pm

    Larger rides open from 5pm.

    Free to attend but rides individually charged

  • Caistor Walkers are Welcome - Learn to follow a map

    7 May 2017 - 7 May 2017
    Caistor Town Hall
    High St, Caistor, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire

    Meet at Caistor Town Hall Arts Centre at 10:00

    • Learn how to plan your walk using an OS map
    • Find out how to use a map to plan and follow a route (maps will be provided)
    • Don't rely on downloading maps to your phone, when the sun's too bright or your battery runs out you're lost!
    • We'll plan a route from Caistor, learn about the map symbols, then go out and enjoy walking the route, using our maps.
    • Numbers will be limited number to 16 so please telephone 01472 851468 to sign up.
    • A small charge of £2.00 will be made for materials.

  • Colour Dash 17

    13 May 2017 - 13 May 2017
    Lincolnshire Showground
    Lincolnshire Showground, Grange-de-Lings, Lincoln, Lincolnshire



    The five-kilometre run is an un-timed fun run where you will be splattered from head to toe in a vibrant colour at each kilometre. Don’t worry if you aren’t an avid runner, you can walk, hop, skip or dance the 5k route!

    Adult/Std: £15.00

    Child: £5.00

    Family: £35.00


    18 May 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
    Grand Sluice Lock
    Grand Sluice Lock, Boston, Lincolnshire


    In 2016 over 100 bird species were seen,averaging at about 64 per cruise {more details on website} .Seals are also seen on most cruises. All cruises are lead by local RSPB guides.On board refreshments and toilet.

    RSPB members £18-50 and child {under 16} £10.
    Non-members £21 and £11.

    All cruises depart Bostons Grand Sluice Lock,sailing up the Witham,into the Wash and Welland and returning to Boston.

    12 cruises in 2017,starting 18th May and ending 27th October.

    All bookings via ticket office at Spaldings South Holland Centre.

    Full details of individual sailing times and dates at www.rspb.org.uk/groups/southlincolnshire
    Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to sailing time. Bostons traffic can be very busy! Cruises last between 4 to 5 hours.


  • Boston Craft and Farmers Markets

    19 May 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
    Boston Market
    Market Place, Boston, Lincolnshire


    Boston Craft Market and Farmers Market where traders are invited to showcase gifts and crafts.

    Come along and see the crafts we have to offer as well as enjoying the shopping Boston has available.

  • Lincolnshire Wolds Walking Festival 2017

    20 May 2017 - 4 Jun 2017
    Lincolnshire Wolds
    Lincolnshire Wolds, Lincoln, Lincolnshire


    This popular festival offer 16 days of great guided walks in the Lincolnshire Wolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Walks range from gentle heritage ambles around towns and villages to energetic leg-stretchers up hill and down dale, plus fun family events. See www.woldswalkingfestival.co.uk for more info, hope to see you there!

    Various, with lots of walks ‘donations only.’ Anyone under 18 goes free

    Launches from the Viking Centre at Claxby then 103 walks at destinations across the Lincolnshire Wolds (and beyond), with a finale day at Tetford

  • The Battle of Lincoln Fair

    20 May 2017 - 21 May 2017
    Lincoln Castle
    Castle Hill, Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN1 3AA


    2017 marks the remarkable 800th anniversary of the Battle of Lincoln Fair.  This battle has been described as the most important conflict on English soil after the Battle of Hastings.

    This event also precedes the exhibition "Battles and Dynasties" at The Collection and Usher art Gallery which examines with a rich collection of artefacts, documents, portraits and arms, the dynastic struggles in the Country over the Centuries including this most important of medieval battles - the Battle of Lincoln Fair 1217.

    Times - Event     11am – 4.30pm.  Castle Attractions 10am – 5pm

    Admission - Includes admission to the event, Medieval Wall Walk, Victorian Prison and Magna Carta.  Admission also includes a free return visit*

    Adults £13.50, Concession £11, Child £7.20, Family £34.20 (2 adults & up to 3 children). 10% discount for advance on-line bookings.