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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 842701

Monthly events:

  • Lincoln Farmers' Market (Lincoln High Street and Castle Hill)
    Sell your local produce in Lincoln City Centre alongside some of the area's top producers. Locations include Lincoln High Street and Castle Hill. Contact Susan Smith at White House Farm (Foods) on 01507 568885 or for more details.
  • 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 third Sunday of each month from April to October. Contact David Fairey from Lincoln Antiques & Collectables on 07814 733086 or email for more details.
  • Lincoln Brocante Market (St. Marks Shopping Centre)
    Get involved and sell your homemade vintage, craft and antiques at the monthly Brocante Market at St. Marks Shopping Centre, on the last Saturday of each month between April and September, and a bonus market in December. Contact Catherine on 07811 462355 or email for more details.

Annual events: 

  • Lincoln Street Food Festival
    2019 Dates TBC

    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
    2019 Date TBC

    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
    2019 Date TBC

    Hundreds of classic cars line up on the Brayford Waterfront taking you on a journey through the ages. Contact Ken Marsh on 01472 825457 for more details. 
  • Lincoln Fashion Week
    2019 Date TBC

    Get involved in a week of fashion in Lincoln city centre. Contact Jess Wickham on 01522 842702 or email for more details. 
  • Lincoln Bike Fest
    Sunday 10th June 2018

    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 23rd June 2018

    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 7th July 2018

    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
    Sunday 14th July 2018

    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 11th & Sunday 12th August 2018

    A quintessential weekend in the Cathedral Quarter - live period music and performances, vintage children's entertainment, costumed reenactments, and vintage stalls. Trading applications are available online. Alternatively, contact Jessica Wickham on 01522 842702 or to get involved. 
  • Lincoln Morris Dancing Festival
    Saturday 1st September 2018

    A day of Morris Dancing and signing across Lincoln City Centre. Contact the Lincoln Big Morris group for more information.
  • Lincoln Christmas Makers Market
    Friday 7th - Sunday 9th December 2018
    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.​