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Take Part in an Event

Be a part of a Lincoln BIG organised festival or event and a book a space or stall for your business.

Lincoln BIG help to organise a number of events and festivals through the year with opportunities for local businesses to be involved. For example, you could put on a family friendly activity at the Lincoln Festival or hold a stall at a vehicle display. If you would like to discuss organising your own event in Lincoln, please contact the events team on or call 01522 842704

Monthly events:

  • Lincoln Makers' Market (Castle Hill)
  • Display and sell your artwork in the historic Castle Square at the Lincoln Makers Market, every first Saturday of the month from March to December. Contact Leah Goldberg on 07919 806593 or email for more details.
  • Lincoln Makers' Market (The Strait)
    Join the Lincoln Makers Market on The Strait for four bonus Summer markets in June, July, August and September. Contact Leah Goldberg on 07919 806593 or email for more details.
  • Lincoln Makers' Market (Lincoln Cornhill)
    Become a trader at the Lincoln Makers Market on Lincoln Cornhill, every second Saturday on the month from March - December. Contact Alison Martin on 07799 397974 or email for more details.
  • Lincoln Antiques Market (Castle Hill and The Strait)
    Have a stall to buy and sell antiques at the monthly Antiques Market on Castle Hill and The Strait, on the second Sunday of each month from March to October. Contact David Dixon on 07469190054 or email

Annual events: 

  • Lincoln Street Food Festival
    Thursday 19th September - 22nd September 2019

    Bringing tastes and sounds from around the world to Lincoln High Street and the Cornhill. Contact Market Place Europe to get involved. 
  • Lincoln BIG Mini Day
    14th April 2019 

    A stunning display of minis - new and old - along the Brayford Waterfront. Contact the Trent Valley Mini Owners' Club to get involved.
  • Classic Car Rally
    21st April 2019 

    Hundreds of classic cars line up on the Brayford Waterfront taking you on a journey through the ages. Contact Graham Butcher on 01472 841330 or 077293 67098 for more details. 
  • Lincoln Fashion Week
    Friday 10th - Friday 17th May 2019

    Get involved in a week of fashion in Lincoln city centre. Contact Jacinta Peachey on 01522 842702 or email for more details. 
  • Lincoln Bike Fest
    Sunday 9th June 2019

    Around 5000 motorcyclists from across the country join in the day, with live music, market stalls, food and drink, and much more. Contact Lindum Rotary Club for more information.
  • Music in the Gardens
    Saturday 22nd June 2019

    Local bands, choirs and buskers come together in the garden at St. Marks. Contact Strummin' Steve Jackson for more information and to get your act on the stage. 
  • Bailgate Busking Festival​
    Saturday 6th July 2019

    Enjoy the sights and sounds as a range of local buskers create a backdrop in Lincoln's historic Cathedral Quarter. For more information contact Strummin' Steve Jackson.
  • Scoot to the Waterfront
    2019 Date TBC

    Come on your scooter, park and be part of the festival on Brayford Waterfront. Includes live music, market stalls, food and drink, and much more. Contact The Lincoln Knights Scooter Club for more information.
  • ​​Lincoln 1940s Weekend
    Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th August 2019

    A quintessential weekend in the Cathedral Quarter - live period music and performances, vintage children's entertainment, costumed reenactments, and vintage stalls. Contact our Events team via to get involved. 
  • Lincoln Morris Dancing Festival
    Saturday 7th September 2019

    A day of Morris Dancing and signing across Lincoln City Centre. Contact the Lincoln Big Morris group for more information.
  • Lincoln Christmas Makers Market
    Thursday 5th - Sunday 8th December 2019
    Display your artwork at our annual Christmas Makers' Village at St. Martin's Square during the Lincoln Christmas Market. Contact Leah Goldberg on 07919806593 or for more details.​