North Lincolnshire Council Events

Keep up to date with our events in North Lincolnshire

We organise a range of events throughout the year. See below for information on upcoming events organised by North Lincolnshire Council. Visit the activities for children and families page too for lots more ideas to keep you entertained.

Image advertising Scunthopre Folk and Roots Festival on 6 to 8 October 2023 at teh Baths Hall and Plowright Theatres Scunthorpe

Scunthorpe Folk & Roots Festival, 6 – 8 October 2023 at The Baths Hall and Plowright Theatre

The festival will present some of the most prestigious names in British folk music, alongside some of the freshest new folk talent, as we celebrate the very best of the genre, over a relaxed and welcoming weekend.

Using Scunthorpe’s prestigious Baths Hall, where the festival will take over the auditorium, bars and break-out spaces, to offer headline concerts, workshops and a ceilidh, plus sing-arounds and sessions in our pop-up folk club. Friday also sees a concert take place in the Bath’s Hall’s sister venue, the traditional proscenium style theatre, Plowright Theatre.

All tickets are unreserved seating. Book your tickets now.

Graphic showing a Christmas theme advertising the Normanby Hall Christmas Market

Normanby Hall Christmas Market, 9 and 10 December, 9am to 4pm

Our most popular event! A large selection of our brilliant local traders will be selling handmade Christmas gifts and hot and cold food.

Enjoy a festive shopping experience at our fantastic Christmas Market between 10am-4pm.

  • Car parking fee applies, CASH ONLY
  • FREE to Membership holders
  • We can experience issues with Wi-Fi signal, so it is advised to bring some cash for purchasing gifts for loved ones
  • Dogs are welcome, but please keep them on their lead
  • There will be a Road Closure/Event Traffic only in place on these two days between 9am and 4pm between Normanby and Thealby.
Spotlight! with sponsor and £1000 grand prize.

Spotlight – The Big North Lincolnshire Talent Show – Saturday 20 April 2024

(Applications open Monday 11 September 2023)

We encourage everybody who lives in North Lincolnshire who has a talent to share, to enter for their chance to take the spotlight on stage and be in a chance to win the grand prize.

We are looking for people with any kind of talent – singers, dancers, musicians, acrobats, magicians, jugglers, comedians, dog whisperers…. Will you be the one to astound us?

With a major prize to be won, we will be searching for the best hidden stars of North Lincolnshire to take part in a spectacular final show at The Baths Hall on Saturday 20 April 2024. So start honing your skills now and Save The Date…..

For more information and how to apply visit the Spotlight page, on behalf of the Mayor’s Appeal Fund.

Our venues

There are a huge number of events in our venues across the area, including: