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It’s summer holiday time! As usual there are loads of fantastic activities going on across the city for children of all ages.  Here’s your Lincoln Mums holiday guide to what’s on and when!

Monday 18th July to 3rd September

Lincoln By The Sea

Cornhill, Lincoln

The beach comes to the Cornhill with deck chairs and activities 18th July -3 Sept

Thursday 21st July to 5th September

Whisby Nature Park Summer Nature Trail

Whisby Nature Park Lincoln

10am-4pm every day. Free.

Friday 22nd July to Sunday 4th September

Harvest Hunt,

Gainsborough old Hall, Parnell street DN21 2NB- www.gainsborougholdhall.com  01522 782040

10am -4pm

From the Viking age to Henry 8th, August was the traditional harvest celebration. Use your loaf to help Lord Burgh locate his and locate your prize.

Friday 22nd July

BFG Movie   The Venue Bishop Grosseteste University College Longdales Road Lincoln Lincolnshire LN1 3DY   Check online for times and other dates £5.50 per adult £4.50 child    www.thevenuelincoln.co.uk

 Friday 22nd July

Nk Wellbeing Day, Billinghay

Billinghay Village Hall

12pm-4pm

Free event crafts sports info and advice. Children under 8 must be accompanied.

Saturday 23rd July

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory craft day

Lincoln Central Library, Free School Lane, Lincoln, LN2 1EZ ,01522 782010

Lincoln_Library@GLL.org

10 am- 1pm

Free

Monday 25th July

Countryside Nk Nature Caching

Millennium Green, Station Road, North Hykeham

2pm-4pm

Free Event hidden treasure for you and your family to find while enjoying the countryside.

countrysidenk@1life.co.uk 07557123534

 

Monday 25th July

Quids In

The Showroom Tritton Road, Lincoln, 01522 508360

9am-5pm Drop in and play for £1 all day

Holiday Club, The Showroom Tritton Road, Lincoln, 01522 508360 1pm-4pm £5 sports and crafts

Monday 25th July

Parkour Week 6-11 YRS

The Showroom Tritton Road, Lincoln, 01522 508360

10am-3pm

Booking essential £15 per day Mon 25th to Fri 29th

01522 508360

Monday 25th July

Funny Faces

St Marys Guildhall, Lower High Street Lincoln LN8V3BP

10AM-12PM

Crafts and activities inspired by faces from the past. Free event with £1 crafts. Children must be accompanied by adult.

www.slha.org.uk

 

Tuesday 26th July

Boultham Park and Positive Futures –  Games in the Park

Boultham Park Lincoln

1pm-4pm

All ages come and play games in the park for free. On every Tuesday through holidays.
Tuesday 26th July

Extreme 3

The Showroom Tritton Road, Lincoln,

10AM-1PM £5 for all OR £2 each

Holiday Club

The Showroom Tritton Road, Lincoln,

1pm -4pm Sports and crafts £5

01522 508360

 

Tuesday 26TH July 

Archaeology Day- To Dig or Not to Dig?

The Collection Danesgate, Terrace Lincoln LN2 1LP.

10am -3.30pm

A free event suitable for all the family – £1 charge for some of the crafts.

01522 782040, the collection@lincoln.gov.uk

Lincolnshire County Council has launched a Time Travel passport to help your little history hunters discover Lincolnshire’s hidden histories. The passport is also your ticket to discounts and give-aways at all the sites involved. A free child ticket at Gainsborough Old Hall and a 20% discount at Stokes at The Collection to name a few. Time Travel Passports can be collected at any of the County Council’s heritage sites. A full list can be found here:www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/heritage-and-tourism

4488 LCC Heritage Trail Leaflet cover

Wednesday 27th July

Hartsholme Park and Positive Futures Games in the Park

Hartsholme Park, Skellingthorpe Road

1pm-4pm all ages come and play games in the park for free. Will be on every Wednesday through holiday.

Wednesday 27th July

Sweet Nostalgia

Museum of Lincolnshire Life, burton Road, Lincoln, LN1 3LY 01522 782040

12PM-3PM

Visit the olde world sweet shop at the museum. Free event, sweets on sale.

Wednesday 27th July

Teddy Bears Picnic Painting Session

The Little Pottery Studio, Redhall Drive, Bracebridge Heath

12pm-2pm £10 per person

O1522 536535

Wednesday 27th July

The BFG Craft day

Lincoln central Library, Free School , Lincoln, LN2 1EZ ,01522 782010 Lincoln_Library@GLL.org

11.30am -12.30pm    Free

Wednesday 27th July

Story Time, Museum of Lincolnshire Life.

Every Wednesday from 27 July to 31 August.

Birth to 4 years old 10.30am – 11 am and years 5-11 11am – 11.30 am.

Just £1 per child.

Thursday 28th July

st marks

Lincoln Mums Kid zone event, St Marks Shopping Centre

10am-4pm

Activities, bouncy castle, face painting

Games and fun for all, FREE.

Thursday 28th July

A Midsummers Night’s Dream, outside theatre at Lincoln Castle

Lincoln Castle, Castle Hill. www.lincolndrillhall.com

6.30pm

£14 on the gate or £12 on line. Shakespeare play live in the castle grounds 5yrs+

Thursday 28th July

Den Building

The Visitor Centre, Hartsholme Country Park,Skellingthorpe Road, Lincoln, LN6 0EY

10.30am- 12.30pm

£3.50 per child pre booking essential 01522 837735 hartsholmecp@lincoln.gov.uk

hartsholme_summer

Friday 29th July

Punch and Judy Festival

At the Lincoln Beach Cornhill, Lincoln and Lincoln Castle

10am – 4pm 29th and 30th July pop up shows at the beach cornhill and at the castle

Friday 29th July

Buckets of Fun

Birchwood Children’s centre, Birchwood Avenue

9.45am-11.30am all ages free on every Friday through holidays.

Friday 29th July

Creation Station at the Beach

Lincoln Beach, Cornhill, Lincoln

10am-3pm

https://www.facebook.com/events/1637078189939689/

Children’s activities at the beach also 8th August, 23rd August.

Friday 29th July

South Park Fire Station Fun Day

South Park, Lincoln.

10.30am-4pm

Free.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1016303085128440/

Saturday 30th July

Hartsholme Park Teddy bears picnic

Hartsholme Park Skellingthorpe Road

10am-12pm near cafe

All ages, bring your teddy and picnic,free event.

Monday 1st August –  6th August

Sarah Hogan Academy Alice in Wonderland 6-day workshop

St Katherine’s Church, The Priory Centre, LN5

10am-1pm 3yrs +  Workshops start 1st Aug-6th Aug

10 am 4pm 7yrs+

www.danceandfitnesslincoln.co.uk

 

Monday 1st August to 5th August

Rhythm in Movement Week Long Summer Dance Workshops

The Priory City of Lincoln Academy

Street Jazz, Acrobatics, Cheerleading, Ballet, Tap, Musical Theatre, Lyrical and Boogie Bounce.

The week will culminate in a performance at the end of the week.

Aged 5-15 years each day starts at 10am and finishes at 4pm.

call 07540445002 or www.rhythminmovement.co.uk

Tuesday 2nd August

Mosaic Making

The Visitor Centre, Hartsholme Country Park,Skellingthorpe Road, Lincoln, LN6 0EY

1pm -2pm

£3.50 per child pre booking essential 01522 873735

hartsholmecp@lincoln.gov.uk

Tuesday 2nd August

Minions for 3yrs-7yrs

The Boiler House, Woodfield Avenue, Birchwood

10am-12pm www.lisahurstdance.co.uk  lisahurstdance@gmail.com

 

Wednesday 3rd August

Treasure Island Day

The Little Pottery Studio, Redhall Drive ,Bracebridge Heath, Lincoln

12pm-2pm

O1522 536535

Wednesday 3rd August

The Witches Craft day

Lincoln Central Library, Free School Lane, Lincoln, LN2 1EZ ,

11.30am – 12.30pm

Free

01522 782010 Lincoln_Library@GLL.org

Wednesday 3rd August

Hartbeeps Summer Family Fun Session, Lincoln Drill Hall

9.45am – For walkers and their siblings

07734 865952 miranda@hartbeeps.com

For walkers and their siblings

Wednesday 3rd August

Hartbeeps Baby Rock cafe, Lincoln Drill Hall

11am – for prewalkers

07734 865952 miranda@hartbeeps.com

 

 

9.45AM

Thursday 4th August

Butterfly Bonanza

The Visitor Centre, Hartsholme Country Park,Skellingthorpe Road, Lincoln, LN6 0EY

1pm -2.30pm

£3.50 per child pre booking essential hartsholmecp@lincoln.gov.uk

01522 873735

Friday 5th August

 My Little Pony 3yrs-7yrs

Our Lady Of Lincoln Church Hall, Ermine

10am- 12pm

www.lisahurst dance.co.uk  lisahurstdance@gmail.com

 

Sat 6th August

The Witches Lincoln Central Library, Free School Lane, Lincoln, LN2 1EZ ,01522 782010 Lincoln_Library@GLL.org

11.30am-12.30pm

Free   Saturday 6th August  

The Venue Angry Birds Movie

The Venue Bishop Grosseteste University College Longdales Road Lincoln Lincolnshire LN1 3DY

Check online for other dates and times £3 per ticket.

Saturday 6TH August

Passion 2 Dance Jungle Book workshop

Ages 2.5yr-5yrs

Passion 2 Dance 6 Farrier Rd, Lincoln LN6 3RU   01522 691292

10am-11.30 £15 per Session

01522 691292 www.passion2dance.co.uk

Sat 6th Aug

Passion2Dance Fun Disco Party 2.5yrs+

1.30pm- 3pm £5

Passion2Dance 6 Farrier Rd, Lincoln LN6 3RU

01522 691292 www.passion2dance.co.uk

Sunday 7th August

VW Camper Day

Brayford Waterfront

10am-4pm

info@vanjamboree.co.uk

Sunday 7th August

Bird Watching for all

The Visitor Centre, Hartsholme Country Park,Skellingthorpe Road, Lincoln, LN6 0EY

10.30am -12.30pm

£3.50 per child pre booking essential hartsholmecp@lincoln.gov.uk
01522 873735

Monday 8th August to 12th August
Rhythm in Movement week long dance work shop

Gainsborough Academy

Street Jazz, Acrobatics, Cheerleading, Ballet, Tap, Musical Theatre, Lyrical and Boogie Bounce.

For boys and girls aged 5-15 years

10am to 4pm each day

07540445002  www.rhythminmovement.co.uk

Monday 8th August

Precious Moments Advanced Baby Yoga

Swinderby Village Hall

10am-11am Suitable for babies over 17wks

07715025834

Monday 8TH August

Precious Moments Beginners Baby Yoga

Swinderby Village hall 11.15am-12.15

Suitable for babies over 8wks

07715025834

Monday 8th August

Passion 2 Dance Jungle Book workshop

Ages 2.5yr-5yrs

Passion 2 Dance 6 Farrier Rd, Lincoln LN6 3RU

10am-11.30 £15 per Session

01522 691292 www.passion2dance.co.uk

  Tuesday 9th August

Precious Moments Baby Massage

Burton Waters Clinic

10am-11am

07715025834

Tuesday 9th August      

Precious Moments Beginners Baby Yoga

North Hykeham Memorial Hall

12.30pm-1.30pm

07715025834

Tuesday 9th August

Precious Moments Advanced Baby Yoga

North Hykeham Memorial hall

1.45pm-2.45pm 07715025834

Tuesday 9th August

Pond Dipping

The Visitor Centre, Hartsholme Country Park,Skellingthorpe Road, Lincoln, LN6 0EY

1pm -2.30pm

£3.50 per child pre booking essential hartsholmecp@lincoln.gov.uk

01522 873735

Tuesday 9th August

Roman Day

The Collection, Danesgate Terrace LN2 1LP  01522 782040

10am-3.30pm

Roman Day Roman themed activities

Free event with £1 charge for some crafts

01522 782040

www.thecollection museum.com

Wednesday 10th August

Doing Sport Differently 7-13yrs

The Showroom Tritton Road, Lincoln

10am-1pm booking essential £5

01522 508360

Wednesday 10th August

Photography workshop

Whisby Nature Park, Lincoln

10am and 1.30pm

Age 10+. Booking essential

£2/children, £1 adults

01522 508360

Wednesday 10th August

Fairy Day

The Little Pottery Studio, Redhall Drive Bracebridge Heath Lincoln

12pm-2pm

01522 536535

Wednesday 10th August

James and the Giant Peach

Lincoln Central Library, Free School Lane , Lincoln, LN2 1EZ ,

11.30am – 12.30pm

Free

01522 782010 Lincoln_Library@GLL.org

Wednesday 10th August

The Secret Life of Pets

The Venue Cinema

The Venue Bishop Grosseteste University College Longdales Road Lincoln Lincolnshire LN1 3DY

Check online for times and other dates.   £5.50 per adult £4.50 child   www.thevenuelincoln.co.uk    

Thursday 11th August

Precious Moments Baby Massage

Fernwood Village Hall

10am-11am

07715025834

Thursday 11th August

Precious Moments Advanced Baby Yoga

Fernwood Village Hall

11.15am -12.15pm

07715025834

Thursday 11th August

Dream Catchers

The Visitor Centre, Hartsholme Country Park,Skellingthorpe Road, Lincoln, LN6 0EY

1pm -2.30pm

£3.50 per child pre booking essential hartsholmecp@lincoln.gov.uk

01522 873735

 Thursday 11th August

Baby Signing at Imagination Station

1pm – 3pm

https://www.facebook.com/events/146134302462944/

Free session!

Thursday 11th August

Hartbeeps Summer Family Fun Session, Venue, Navenby

9.45am – For walkers and their siblings

07734 865952 miranda@hartbeeps.com

Thursday 11th August

Hartbeeps Baby Rock cafe, Venue, Navenby

11am – for prewalkers

07734 865952 miranda@hartbeeps.com

Friday 12th August

Festival Fun Day

The Showroom Tritton Road, Lincoln

10am-3pm

£2 entry fee All welcome bouncy castle, face painting, candy floss.

01522 508360

Saturday 13thAugust

James and the Giant Peach

Lincoln Central Library, Free School Lane , Lincoln, LN2 1EZ ,

11.30am – 12.30pm

Free

01522 782010 Lincoln_Library@GLL.org

Saturday 13th August

Jo Jingles 21 years Celebration

Welton Pavilion, Lincoln

Party times 10.30am-12pm and 1pm-2.20pm.

Mixed ages welcome £7 per child. Musical party fun with a visit from big Jo and a party bag.

Contact Sarah for tickets 07547622842

www.jojingles.com/lincoln

Saturday 13th August

Oxjam

Jolly Brewer, Broadgate, Lincoln

3pm- 11pm under 18 until 7pm

Music festival

Free.

https://www.facebook.com/OxjamLincoln2014/?fref=ts

Sunday 14th August

Family Fun Day – Hartsholme Country Park

The Visitor Centre, Hartsholme Country Park,Skellingthorpe Road, Lincoln, LN6 0EY

11am -4pm

Join the Park Rangers for the annual family open day where you will find
a variety of activities for all the family. Some charges for activities may apply but for the most part these are free of charge.
Monday 15th August

Parkour Week at the Showroom

Age 11+

10am-3pm £15 per day. Booking essential – Mon 15th to Fri 19th

The Showroom Tritton Road, Lincoln, 01522 508360

Tuesday 16th August 

My Little Pony workshop

Age 3yrs-7yrs

The Boiler House Woodfield Avenue/

10am-12pm

www.lisahurst dance.co.uk  lisahurstdance@gmail.com

Tuesday 16th August

Lantern Making

The Visitor Centre, Hartsholme Country Park,Skellingthorpe Road, Lincoln, LN6 0EY

1pm-2.30pm

£3.50 per child booking essential

01522 873735

Wednesday 17th August

The Jungle Book Movie

The Venue Cinema,  Bishop Grosseteste University College Longdales Road Lincoln Lincolnshire LN1 3DY

Check online for times and other dates. £5.50 per adult £4.50 child    www.thevenuelincoln.co.uk

 Wednesday 17th August

Roald Dahl Danny the Champion of the World –  outdoor theatre at Lincoln Castle

5+

Lincoln Castle, Lincoln

6PM

Tickets online www.lincolndrillhall.com

Wednesday 17th August

Nonsense Rhymes

11.30am- 12.30pm

Free

Lincoln Central Library, Free School Lane, Lincoln, LN2 1EZ ,01522 782010 Lincoln_Library@GLL.org

Thursday 18th August

Jo Jingles 21 years Celebration

Welton Pavilion Lincoln

10.30am-11.15am Special Baby party.

£5 per baby. Musical party fun with a visit from big Jo and a little gift.

Contact Sarah for tickets 07547622842 www.jojingles.com/lincoln

Thursday 18th August

Lincoln Mums Meet Up event. ‘Picnic and Play’

Picnic and Play Leaflet for EXPO1

The Lincoln Minster pre-preparatory school, Winnowsty Lane, Lincoln.

Picnic and Play’ will offer activities for all the family between 11am and 2pm in the grounds.

www.lincolnmums.com

Thursday 18th August

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory workshop

6yrs+

Our Lady of Lincoln Church, Ermine

10am-4pm

www.lisahurst dance.co.uk  lisahurstdance@gmail.com

Thursday 18th August

Bug Hunt

The Visitor Centre, Hartsholme Country Park,Skellingthorpe Road, Lincoln, LN6 0EY

£3.50 Per child booking essential

01522 873735

 

Thursday 18th August

Thor’s Thursday  – Anglo Saxon Themed day

The Collection, Danesgate Terrace LN2 1LP

10am-3.30pm

Free event but a £1 charge for some crafts.

01522 782040

Friday 19th August

Minions Workshop

Age 3yrs-7yrs

Our Lady of Lincoln Church, Lincoln

10am-12pm

www.lisahurst dance.co.uk  lisahurstdance@gmail.com

Friday 19th August

Hartbeeps Summer Family Fun Session,The Ark, North Hykeham

9.45am – For walkers and their siblings

07734 865952 miranda@hartbeeps.com

Friday 19th August

Hartbeeps Baby Rock cafe, The Ark, North Hykeham

11am – for prewalkers

07734 865952 miranda@hartbeeps.com

 

Saturday 20th August

Fete on the Strait

The Strait , Lincoln

10am -9pm Free. Fun for all ages.

Sat 20thAugust

Nonsense Rhymes

11.30am- 12.30pm

Free

Lincoln Central Library, Free School Lane, Lincoln, LN2 1EZ ,01522 782010 Lincoln_Library@GLL.org

Sunday 21st August

1940’s Day

Brayford Water front,  Lincoln

10am-4pm

Monday 22nd August

Hartbeeps Summer Family Fun Session, Swallowbeck Methodist Church

9.45am – For walkers and their siblings

07734 865952 miranda@hartbeeps.com

Monday 22nd August

Hartbeeps Baby Rock cafe, Swallowbeck Methodist Church

11am – for prewalkers

07734 865952 miranda@hartbeeps.com

Monday 22nd August

Football week at the Showroom

Age 6+

10am-3pm £5 per day booking essential

The Showroom Tritton Road, Lincoln, 01522 508360

Wed 24th August

Peppa Pig

Embassy Theatre Skegness

1pm-4pm

Peppa pig Live  01507 613100

Wed 24th August 

George’s Marvellous Medicine

11.30am-12.30pm

Free

Lincoln Central Library, Free School Lane, Lincoln, LN2 1EZ ,01522 782010 Lincoln_Library@GLL.org

Friday 26th August

Steam Punk Festival

Catherdral Quarter Lincoln

10am-4pm 26th-29th August.

Sunday 28th August

Medieval Life and Laughter

Bishops Palace Lincoln

11am-5pm

Monday 29th August

Imagination Station Mid summer spectacular

Todson House Lincoln, LN1 1EY

3PM-7PM

For ONE NIGHT ONLY Imagination Station will turn into an Enchanted Forest fit for a Fairy Prince and Princess This event is ideal for boys and girls aged 4 – 9 years old.

Prices £30 Per Child
£25 per Child EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT (Book before 31st July) 01522 244150

Tuesday 30th August

Junk Boats

The Visitor Centre, Hartsholme Country Park,Skellingthorpe Road, Lincoln, LN6 0EY 1pm-2.30pm

£3.50 per child booking essential

01522 873735

Thurs 1st September

Bug Box Hotel

The Visitor Centre, Hartsholme Country Park,Skellingthorpe Road, Lincoln, LN6 0EY 1pm -3pm

£3.50 per child booking essential

01522 873735

Sunday 4th September

Bird watching for all

The Visitor Centre, Hartsholme Country Park,Skellingthorpe Road, Lincoln, LN6 0EY 1pm -3pm

10.30am -12.10pm

Meet at visitor centre wear clothing for muddy weather

Monday 5th September

Baby Day

The Little Pottery Studio ,Redhall Drive, Bracebridge Heath

10AM- 3PM

01522 536535

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