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Lincoln Events 2016: Essential Diary Dates, Festivals and Family Fun

15/03/2016 Written by: Washingborough Hall

How many events can you pack into one historic city? With everything from rich cultural happenings to culinary pickings, along with sporting drama and even a steampunk invasion, there are some cracking 2016 events in Lincoln to look forward to. What will you discover on your next visit? Here are a selection of spring and summer events that really stand out, all within easy reach of Washingborough Hall Country House Hotel:

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From Poppies to Portraits: Exhibitions and Art Galleries in Lincoln

10/06/2016 Written by: Dominic Garnett

For those who like to mix a little culture and creativity into their time off, there are some superb art collections, galleries and heritage attractions in Lincoln. From permanently housed exhibits to seasonal highlights, there is always something to ponder as part of a day out. Indeed, you might describe the City of Lincoln as having some “previous” when it comes to the visual arts. Many centuries of art, to be precise. Here are just some of the highlights turning heads and capturing the imagination this summer, along with the best local galleries and art dealers in Lincoln: 

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Outdoor attractions, festivals and Lincoln Summer Events 2016

04/07/2016 Written by: Washingborough Hall

With long, light evenings and the holidays beckoning, a whole host of Lincoln summer events await the visitor this July and August. You might find just about anything in fact, from a taste of the seaside in Central Lincoln, to Dragon Boat Races and fitting tributes to Lincolnshire’s military past. Here is a rough guide to what’s on in Lincoln this summer:

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10 Great Things to do in Lincoln This Weekend

22/08/2016 Written by: Washingborough Hall

As far as city breaks go, there can be few destinations in the UK that pack so much food, fun and culture into one modest area as Lincoln. With some of the nation's most remarkable history and a deluge of fantastic independent shops, bars and places to visit, is it any wonder the city is becoming one of the top staycation destinations in the UK? If our current special offers on short breaks were not reason enough to discover Lincoln, here are ten delightful ways to make your next short break an enjoyable one: 

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Summer Festivals and Events in Lincoln 2017

11/07/2017 Written by: Washingborough Hall

Is there anywhere in England that packs as much music, food and culture into one modest sized city as Lincoln? Judging by this summer’s lineup of festivals, events and things to see, that has to be a no! You’ll find stacks to entertain you in this July, August and September. Here is our quick guide to the best of what’s on in Lincoln this summer, along with dates, locations and where to buy tickets.

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Quirky & Unique Things to See and Do in Lincoln This Year

08/01/2018 Written by: Washingborough Hall

When it comes to making any city break memorable, there is a lot to be said for listening to the locals and roaming off the beaten trail. So what are the most interesting, quirky and refreshingly eccentric places to visit in Lincoln for 2018? Here are a handful to get tongues wagging and eyes wandering for all the right reasons:

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What's on in Lincoln this Summer? Top events and things to see in 2018

24/04/2018 Written by: Dominic Garnett

With a huge amount going on in the coming months, 2018 is all set for a memorable summer for things to do in Lincoln. As well as events to mark the 100th Anniversary of the RAF, there are more festivals, markets and cultured goings on than ever around the city. Here are some of the best, from May Bank Holiday to the balmy days of July and August. Don't forget to check out our other recent blog post on food and drink events for even more choice!

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Washy Hall’s 10 Year Transformation – Silent Manor to Sought After Venue

22/10/2018 Written by: Washingborough Hall

Twas’ a chilly autumn evening on the cusp of Halloween, 2008… Ed and Lucy Herring were at the end of day one, as new owners of Washingborough Hall. And it was deathly quiet. Had a diner been in the restaurant to drop a fork, it would have echoed – not a soul in sight.

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10 of the most romantic things to do in Lincolnshire

31/01/2019 Written by: Washingborough Hall

We’re only a few weeks away from Valentine’s Day. Some dread it, avoid it or simply refuse to celebrate it. The rest of us, turn the lights down low, gingerly clasp roses in our teeth, and deny purchasing petrol station flowers.

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