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Write your letter to Santa at the Lincolnshire Food & Gift Fair 11 Nov

Brand new for 2016, we're launching Santa's Workshop upstairs in the Epic Centre. With all of our little visitors in mind, we'll have hands-on crafts and activities, including Christmas storytelling and festive baking - and even meet Father Christmas himself!

We want to make sure everybody gets the chance to write their letter to Santa, and thanks to Ruddocks of Lincoln we'll even have a special post box to send them directly! If you can't wait until then, you can download a template to start writing your letters now and bring them with you to post on 26 - 27 November in Santa's Workshop.

With Ruddocks of Lincoln, you can also personalise your Christmas tree with handmade tree toppers and decorations, and make your very own festive crowns. Find out more about what's on in Santa's Workshop here.

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Action-packed Sports Zone at the Lincolnshire Show
Action-packed Sports Zone at the Lincolnshire Show

Active Lincolnshire's Sports Zone is packed full of sports and activities for all ages and abilities - and back by popular demand for 2017 are the giant zorb balls and firm favourite sumo suits.

31 May
International Women's Day 2019
International Women's Day 2019

We're celebrating International Women's Day on 8 March with lunch and talks from a number of inspiring local women, hosted by Rachel Green #IWD2019

01 Mar
Lincolnshire Agricultural Society gets set for a 'Show-Stopping' 150th year!
Lincolnshire Agricultural Society gets set for a 'Show-Stopping' 150th year!

Celebrating its 150th year in 2019, the Lincolnshire Agricultural Society is hosting a number of fun, family friendly and exciting events at the Lincolnshire Showground, as well as branching out into Lincoln centre to mark its milestone anniversary.

21 Mar
Kids can get creative at Countryside Lincs
Kids can get creative at Countryside Lincs

Fun-filled family day out Countryside Lincs is set to return to the Lincolnshire Showground on Sunday 9 April, with hands-on learning experiences about food, farming and the importance of the countryside!

21 Mar
Santa Claus is coming to town!
Santa Claus is coming to town!

Festive food, grand gifts and an exciting new Santa’s Workshop will help shoppers kick off Christmas in style later this month, as the Lincolnshire Food and Gift Fair returns.

15 Nov
Dancing Diggers to perform heart stopping stunts at 132nd Lincs Show
Dancing Diggers to perform heart stopping stunts at 132nd Lincs Show

More than 60,000 people are expected to flock to the Lincolnshire Showground this June as the world-famous JCB Dancing Diggers are announced as one of the headline acts for the 132nd Lincolnshire Show.

07 Mar
Just announced: Comedy Curry line-up
Just announced: Comedy Curry line-up

We're excited to be hosting Comedy Curry for the second time this year - and we've given it a brand new look, too! See who'll be providing the laughs at #ComedyCurry17

07 Aug
The Lincolnshire Chef to bring pop-up restaurant to Lincolnshire Show
The Lincolnshire Chef to bring pop-up restaurant to Lincolnshire Show

Steven Bennett, otherwise known as The Lincolnshire Chef, is bringing his Grimsby-based restaurant, The Comfy Duck, to this year's Lincolnshire Show for its first ever pop-up restaurant!

06 Mar

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We are open for essential meetings & training

Following confirmation from the government that essential meetings can go ahead, our Epic Centre meeting suites remain open for small meetings and training. 

If you can’t visit the venue in person, view our virtual tour here or contact us to book a virtual guided tour here.

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