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.
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.
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!
Sink or swim? You can put your boat-building skills to the test by making miniature rafts from natural materials. Once they have been made you can see how good you were, as we test them in our water tank. Relax, you won’t get wet yourself.
Booking essential. Sorry, no dogs please
You can pre-book any time up to the DAY BEFORE your visit. There is no charge to reserve a mansion key. Entry to Belton is free for members. Non members pay for admission on arrival at Belton. All visitors to the house will require their own key.
Belton House, Grantham,
Wed 15 Aug to Sun 19 Aug, Wed 22 Aug to Mon 27 Aug, Wed 29 Aug to Fri 31 Aug
Do you always believe what your eyes tell you' Come to Woolsthorpe and experience optical illusion, including some you can create and photograph yourself. This will be very different... Booking Not Needed. Activities suitable for younger and older children. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Woolsthorpe Manor, Water Lane, Woolsthorpe by Colsterworth, near Grantham
Discover what’s in a pond is #35 on our 50 things to do before you’re 11 3/4 list. Come and take a close look at what’s hiding in the Mirror Pond in Belton’s garden. You’ll be surprised what’s living in there! Booking Not Needed. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
The Pantaloons present their version of Oscar Wilde’s hilarious comedy, told in their own distinctive and anarchic style. Come to Tattershall to enjoy an evening of outdoor theatre, with the beautiful backdrop of Tattershall Castle. Booking Essential. Phone: 01526342543.
Dare you delve the depths to discover what watery wildlife lives in our pond? An expert guide will be with you to lend a hand, and help identify what you catch.
Booking essential. Reserve entry fees apply. Sorry, no dogs please.
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.
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!
Uncover stories of Belton House on a special family house tour. Discover the untold stories of Belton House with our interactive tour. It’s been specially designed for families with children aged 5 years and over in mind. There’s limited tickets available, so pre-booking is essential. Booking Essential.
Let your mini-monsters meet ours! There are bugs, slugs and grubs all waiting to be discovered. Our expert will lend you a hand as you search, then help identify what you find.
Booking essential. Entry charges apply. Sorry, no dogs please
Discover the stories behind the War and Pieces exhibition at Belton this summer in this interactive, 20 minute workshop. Suitable for visitors aged 6 years and older. Booking Essential. Phone: 0344 249 1895.
Join us as we challenge you to complete one of the #50things activities. Meet the Play Team who will be challenging families to take part in one of the #50things activities each Friday in the school holidays. Tick off one of the ’50 things to do before you’re 11 ’ activities from your checklist.
Founded in 1947 by Lord Brownlow, Belton Park Cricket Club can be seen playing a game on Belton’s Oval lawn, most weekends from early spring all the way through to early autumn. Come and watch a bit of cricket on Belton’s Oval lawn.
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,
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.