Lincoln Cathedral seen from the Castle Market Square.

What’s on in Lincolnshire 2024

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Home to pretty market towns, a city filled to the brim with history, and the lovely landscapes of the Lincolnshire Wolds, there’s a whole lot to explore on a holiday in Lincolnshire. 

To help you plan your next holiday at our Cleethorpes Beach, Golden Sands or Skegness holiday parks, we’ve pulled together a list of some of the great things happening across the region in 2024. 



Grimsby Town Football Club 

When: various regular fixtures 

Where: Blundell Park, Cleethorpes 

With its Blundell Park ground located in Cleethorpes, the league two Grimsby Town FC has fixtures throughout the season, and you can buy tickets online before heading down to the stands. 

Lincoln Makers Market 

When: first Saturday of every month 

Where: Castle Square, Lincoln 

You’ll be spoilt for choice at Lincoln Makers Market, with a range of gifts, crafts, art, jewellery, food and drink from many a talented creator. 



Mablethorpe Sandracing 

When: 10 and 24 March 

Where: Mablethorpe Beach 

Free to spectate from the promenade, motorcycle riders compete in a speedy oval circuit on the sands at Mablethorpe. Well-known racers have been known to compete, and it’s a great bit of entertainment to combine with a visit to the promenade’s shops and cafes. 

North Lincolnshire half marathon and 10k 

When: 17 March 

Where: Quibell Park, Scunthorpe 

Priding itself on being a flat, fast, and friendly course, competitors and spectators are welcome here – there's even cake for finishers! 

How Sweet it is, The Greatest Hits of Motown  

When: 30 March 

Where: The Embassy Theatre, Skegness 

Enjoy Mowtown classics performed live in this touring show. With slick choreography and a live band, you’ll be Dancing on the Ceiling to hits from the likes of Lionel Richie, The Temptations, Stevie Wonder and Marvin Gaye. 


Cirque: The Greatest Show  

When: 13 April 

Where: Grimsby Auditorium 

Musical meets circus in this captivating spectacular. You’ll see aerialist and contortionists performing breathtaking feats, all to the soundtrack of West End and Broadway favourites. 

Havoc Festival 

When: 27 April 

Where: The Hive, Skegness 

Expect to see over 50 artists performing across five stages in this indoor rave. With Twisted 90s, Drum & Base and more, it’s going to get loud! 

Boston UK Marathon 

When: 28 April 

Where: Boston Market Place 

Officially assessed as the UK’s flattest marathon, spectators and competitors alike are welcome at the event, which meanders through the town and its rural outskirts. 



Boston May Fair 

When: 4-11 May 
Where: Boston Market Place 

There’ll be fun for all the family at this annual fair, which sees Boston’s town centre taken over with fairground rides and attractions. This well-loved fair is thought to be one of the longest running in the UK! 

Spalding Flower Parade  

When: 11-12 May 
Where: Castle Sports Complex, Spalding 

With an array of colourfully decorated floats and trailers, marching bands, dancers and more, this traditional event is a real draw for local families. And the 2024 theme is Movies, so there’s bound to be some incredible costumes and displays! 

The Gathering Fest 

When: 8 May 
Where: Meridian Showground, Cleethorpes 

With five arenas, 60 acts, 10 hours of music and a range of food and stalls, The Gathering Fest celebrates its 5th birthday in 2024. Join on the fun with a range of DJ sets and live performances. 

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So Festival Mablethorpe and Skegness  

When: 14-16 June 

Where: Venues in Mablethorpe and Skegness, TBC 

This free, cultural street arts festival has a bit of everything! Previous acts have included aerialists, live bands, and even puppets! The full line-up and locations are still being confirmed, but it’s one not to be missed when you’re in the area. 

Mablethorpe Pride 2024 

When: 21-23 June 

Where: Around Mablethorpe High Street 

The whole town joins together for a celebration on love, diversity and inclusion at Mablethorpe Pride. Expect lots of music, lots of colour, and a whole load of fun for all. 

Cleethorpes Armed Forces Weekend 

When: 28-30 June 

Where: Around Cleethorpes Pier 

This free, annual event includes armed forces parades and displays, bringing the whole town together in celebration. 



Summer Plate Ladies Day 

When: 20 July 

Where: Market Rasen Racecourse 

Ladies can enjoy a day at the races in all their finery thanks to this annual event. There’ll even be prizes for the best dressed thanks to The Style Awards competition. 



Evening Racing 

When: 17 August 

Where: Market Rasen Racecourse 

Have a night at the races! Watch horses and jockeys take on this challenging course on a summer evening, and enjoy the hospitality available within the racecourse. 


Boston Book Festival 

When: 21-22 September 

Where: Blackfriars Theatre and Arts Centre, Boston 

Hear from authors, share poetry and engage in a range of workshops at this annual literary event, which takes place across a handful of public venues in Boston. 

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