Art - Frequency Festival of Digital Culture 2017
20th October until 29th October - Lincoln
Virtual realities blur with medieval streets as Lincoln’s biennial festival of digital culture returns for its fourth year. Produced by Threshold Studios, the theme of ‘disPLACEment’ will be explored to highlight how much communities and identities have changed throughout the centuries with the ever growing movement of digital culture. The ten fun packed days showcases art exhibitions and installations about pressing global issues to the family, free of charge – a perfect ‘access-for-all’ festival to enjoy during the October half-term.
Theatre - Alice’s Adventure’s in Wonderland
23rd October - Spalding PE11 1SS
Alice’s Adventure’s in Wonderland at South Holland Centre – 7.15pm. Follow Alice down the rabbit Hole and become curiouser and curiouser by watching the live broadcast of her journey through wonderland, demonstrated through sophisticated choreography, sweeping melodies and ballet scored reminiscent of the 19th century. The magical tale is enhanced by eye-popping designs to make wonderland feel real to the viewer, yet the performance does not avoid the undercurrents of Lewis Carroll’s story with unhinged tea parties and much more. The Royal Ballet’s most excellent performance brings together world-class dance with enchanting family entertainment. Tel: 01775 764777.
Country Markets - Alford
24th October - St Wilfrid’s Church Hall, Church Street, Alford
9.30am – 12 noon
Kids - Halloween at Hartsholme
24th October until 31st October - Lincoln LN6 0EY
Halloween at Hartsholme at Hartsholme Country Park. Get the family into the Halloween spirit by embarking on a spooky afternoon at Hartsholme Park. Join the Park Rangers for a wide range of creepy yet fun activities in preparation for the frightening holiday. Kicking off on the 24th, Pumpkin Carving will allow kids to design and carve their very own jack-o’-lantern from 1pm–2.30pm. The Halloween Trial, only for the bravest boys and girls, spreads from Wednesday 25th to Tuesday 31st October, 12noon–3pm. Mask Making will proceed on Thursday 26th October from 1pm–2.30pm. Booking is essential so avoid any ‘sold out’ horror stories by calling 01522 873735.
Farmers Markets - Louth Farmers’ Market
25th October - Cannon Street
Kids - The Ugly Duckling
25th October - Spalding PE11 1SS
The Ugly Duckling at South Holland Centre – 2pm. Young children will love the live production of Hans Christian Andersen’s well-known tale of The Ugly Duckling. The production by Emma Reeves is a charming performance that follows an ugly duckling that explores ideas of identity, a sense of belonging and inner beauty through encountering a menagerie of mean farmyard animals. Tel: 01775 764777
Farmers Markets - Lincoln Farmers’ Market
27th October - North Hykeham