April dates for your diary...

Lincoln Markets:

Saturday 16th April 2016

Lincoln's Castle & Cathedral form an amazing backdrop to the Farmers Markets held on Castle Hill. The next one is being held on .

Wed 13th April 2016

 High Street Farmers Market

Saturday 23rd April 2016

Craft Market

Family Archaeology Day: Saturday 16th April 2016

Come along to St Peter at Gowts school between 10.00am and 2.00pm and enjoy a range of archaeological activities. All activities will be free and will include digging up a skeleton (don’t worry its plastic!), having a go at forensic facial reconstruction, craft activities and finding out all about medieval families. There will also be lots of information stalls about archaeology with archaeological artifacts for you to handle and investigate. There will be refreshments available from a small cafe area in the school.

All welcome!

Grantham 10k Running Race: Sunday 17th April 2016

Following the unprecedented success of the 2015 Grantham Cup 10k trail race, Grantham Running Club are pleased to announce that in 2016 we shall again be staging one of the region’s favourite and most unique off road running experiences.

The Grantham Cup 10k trail race is integrated into the world-renowned three day Belton International Horse Trial event. It is a 10k cross-country race, run through the beautiful grounds of the Belton House Estate near Grantham, Lincolnshire. The route takes in a mixture of gradients and offers some stunning views from the heights of Belmont Tower, as well as passing through the majestic deer park.

St George's Day: Saturday 23rd April 2016

Lincoln Castle - Victorian St George's Festival

Come face to face with the deadly dragon at the Castle in our weekend of fun.  See the fully armoured St George on his trusty horse as he does battle with the dragon at 12.30pm and 3.30pm each day.  Costumed characters  – players, musicians and entertainers occupy the castle and perform their own "medieval pageant" to our legendary hero.  Youngsters will have the chance to take part in our own St George Chivalry School too.

Sunday 24th April 2016

Lincoln Castle - Victorian St George's Festival

Come face to face with the deadly dragon at the Castle in our weekend of fun.  See the fully armoured St George on his trusty horse as he does battle with the dragon at 12.30pm and 3.30pm each day.  Costumed characters  – players, musicians and entertainers occupy the castle and perform their own "medieval pageant" to our legendary hero.  Youngsters will have the chance to take part in our own St George Chivalry School too.

Classic Car Rally - Brayford Waterfront

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

Classic cars, trucks and bikes of all ages will adorn historic Lincoln's vibrant waterfront with a colourful spectacle.

For the enthusiastic classic vehicle owner, the annual event represents the perfect opportunity to polish up the chrome, show off your motor, and enjoy like minded company.

For the casual onlooker, the free admission to the event gives a rare opportunity to soak up real nostalgia in the Brayford Waterfront and meet the owners behind the cars.