Sunbeam will be at this beautiful historic venue for 2 Handmade with Love Fairs this summer/
Lots of lovely stalls offering items made by the stallholders.
Lincoln Owl Rescue will also be with us offering everyone the chance to hold a beautiful bird of prey.
Blank canvas of acre in early 90s. Developed into lush, colourful, exotic plant packed haven. A whole new world on entering from street. Exotic borders, raised exotic island, long hot border, ponds, stumpery, developing prairie style border. Conservatory, grapevine. Intimate seating areas along gardens journey.
A unique shopping experience, with beautiful products by outstanding makers and creators from Lincolnshire and beyond.
Tea room, Homewares, Art, Jewellery, Ceramics, Artisan foods, Gift’s & Vintage finds.
Experience 4 different Psychics, Mediums in 1 amazing psychic night. Book a ticket for yourself or come with friends, family etc for a great social psychic evening. Everyone is guaranteed a message. Bar open, over 18’s only.
Attend a service in this tranquil place. People of all faiths and none are welcome. Visit Monksthorpe Chapel, a Baptist place of worship built in 1701, when there is a service taking place to really feel connected to its purpose and history. Booking Not Needed.
Gunby Hall Estate: Monksthorpe Chapel, Monksthorpe, near Spilsby,
Come and visit the St. Barnabas stand and try your luck on our Bottle Tombola at Heckington Village’s 151st annual Show! With fantastic prizes from Whisky to Worcester Sauce or Cherry-aid to Marmalade there’s something for everyone!
Free parking is available.
8 acre landscaped garden. Yew hedging and walls enclose magical garden rooms full of roses and herbaceous plants. Solar garden, long terrace, Dutch, pergola and obelisk gardens, lavender walk. Large natural damp garden. Dry garden, specimen trees overlooking a large reflective pond.
A lovely mature woodland garden where a multitude of unusual plants are the stars, many of which are available from the well stocked RHS listed nursery. The two new areas completed last year have developed well and this year there will be a new border for late interest to coincide with an October opening.
NCCD will be transformed into a design studio this summer when design duo NEON, Mark Nixon and Viliina Koivisto, take over as Designers in Residence and invite you to come and participate in In the Studio.
The National Centre for Craft & Design, Navigation Wharf, Sleaford.
Come and discover some of the creepy crawlies that can be found in Gunby’s grounds. Join the Gunby Ranger on a bug-hunt around the gardens and parkland. Booking Advisable. Phone: 01754 890102. This event is suitable for children aged 5 to 12. Dogs on leads welcome.
Join the Gunby Ranger and make your own hand-made kite. Using items that can be found around the home, create your own masterpiece. Once you’ve finished your kite, have a go at flying it around the gardens and grounds.
Join in our annual celebration of the Gunby gardens, whilst raising money for the charities of the National Gardens Scheme. There will be plant sales, craft and trade stalls and three floors of the house are open too.
The 6.50 admission charge includes entry to the house (normally 9) and will be donated to NGS.
Join the Gunby Ranger and discover more about the many creatures that live in our ice house pond. Have some fun finding all sorts of small beasties.
Pick up a copy of the ’50 things to do before you’re 11 3/4’ booklet from the tea-room and see how many activities you can tick off today.
We are having an exhibition of our Students’ work for a week in August in all three rooms at the Alford Craft Market Centre. The exhibition will run during shop hours, 10am - 4pm, From Monday 6th August until the following Sunday, the 12th of August.
Alford Craft Market Centre, 1 West Street, Alford, LIncs.
Alford Summer Tuesday Craft Markets are where a selection of our quality Lincolnshire Craftsmen and Women will be selling their unique handmade work. An ideal place for presents or something for yourself!
Set in 5 acres the allotments comprise 60 plots growing fine vegetables, fruit, flowers and herbs. There is a small orchard and wild flower area and a community space adjacent. Grass paths run along the site. Several plots will be open to walk round. There will be a seed and plant stall.
Eight acres of formal and walled gardens. Old roses, herbaceous borders, herb garden and kitchen garden with fruit trees and vegetables. Greenhouses, carp pond and sweeping lawns. Tennysons Haunt of Ancient Peace. House built by Sir William Massingberd in 1700.
Active Boston is a much bigger and active event than the small scale sports day run in 2017. With funding from Boston Big Local for 2018 the event will feature over 40 attractions for people to get involved in
The Boston Beach Event will return for 2018! The beach will be in the park for the whole of August but on the 16th and 17th August there will also be free donkey rides, bouncy castles, live entertainment, free crafts and more!