Thursday 15 to Saturday 17 May: Brigg Lions Beer Festival – 7 to 11pm Thursday and Friday, 11am to 11pm Saturday, 12 to
3pm Sunday, Unit 5, Atherton Way. 01724 720064.
Saturday 17 May: 10am to 4pm – Barton Rotary Club Arts and Crafts Exhibition and Sale – Lecture Hall, Holydyke, Barton.
Sunday 18 May: 10.30am to 4.30pm – Normanby Regional Food Festival – Normanby Hall Country Park. A celebration of the region’s finest produce and entertainment including East Riding of Yorkshire band. 01724 720588.
Saturday 24 May: 9am to 3pm – 10am to 4pm – Ancholme River Festival, Brigg – Rowing taster sessions, raft race, canoeing sessions. 01652 657053.
Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 May: 10am to 6pm Saturday, 10am to 5pm Sunday – Art for All Exhibition – Broughton Village Hall Admission free. 01652 652592.
Monday 26 May: 9am to 5pm: 11am to 4pm – Wesley Spring Fair – Epworth Old Rectory. Entertainment and refreshments. 01427 872268.
Friday 30 May and Saturday 31 May: Barton Beer Festival – 5.30 to 11.30pm Friday, 12 to 11.30pm Saturday, organised by Barton Lions, Baysgarth Park. 01652 634267.
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Sunday 1 June: 9am to 7pm – Messingham Show – Holme Lane. Agricultural show with emphasis on horses. 01724 763004. www.messinghamshow.co.uk
Saturday 14 June: 9am to 3pm – Barton Food Festival – King Street. Buy local produce, with music and entertainers. 01652 631500.
Sunday 15 June: 11am to 5pm – Appleby Country Fayre – Appleby Sports Field, Ridgeside, Appleby, near Scunthorpe. Entertainment including Scunthorpe Concert Band, Majorettes, grand tug of War, fun dog show, classic cars and tractors, craft stalls, barbecue and beer tent, children’s games. Adults £2.50, children £1. Free parking. 07925 018746 www.appleby-lincs.co.uk/appleby-fayre
Saturday 21 June: 10am to 6pm – Summer Craft Fair – Wilderspin National School, Barton. 01652 635172. And 12.30 to 11pm – Barton Fake Festival – Baysgarth Park, Barton. www.fakefestivals.co.uk
Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 June – Crowle and Ealand Gala: Saturday – 10am to 2pm, 5-a-side football competition Windsor Park. 07709350077.
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10am to 3pm, Crafts and craft demonstrations, Methodist Chapel. 01724 710063. 10am to 2pm, Car Boot Sale, St Norbert’s School Grounds. 01724 710249. 10am to 2pm Market Place events including stocks with wet sponges, rollaball, Fire Brigade displays, Community group stalls. 10am to 3pm, Art Exhibition, St Norbert’s School Grounds. £1 exhibition fee. 01724 711367. 2pm to 8pm – Beer Festival, White Hart Pub. 01724 712301. Bakery
Competition entries 9 to 10am, viewing 1pm, awards 4pm, Community Hall. 01724 854696. 7pm Crowle Gala Concert, Crowle Methodist Church. Winteringham Entertainment group, Don Reece, Dermott and Kathryn. £5 including refreshments. 01724 710311. Sunday – 10am to 3pm, Art Exhibition, St Norbert’s School, £1 exhibition fee. 01724 711367. 2pm, Crowle Pre-enclosure walk from Market Place, free. 01724 711191. 3pm, Family Sports, Windsor Park. 01724 712411. 4 to 6pm,Treasure Hunt, Ealand Park. 01724 712490. 7pm for 7.30pm, Cool and Country Concert, Ealand Victory Hall, £10 including pie and peas. 01724 711070.
Saturday 5 July: 9am to 3pm – Epworth Summer Food Fair – Market Place. Discover great quality local food in the centre of this historic market town. With everything from delicious Lincolnshire cheeses, fiery curry sauces and gourmet fishcakes to delicious jams and preserves and handmade pies and cakes. With street entertainment and music. 01652 657053.
Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 July: Winterton Agricultural Show – The Showground, Town End. Saturday – 9am onwards. Agricultural Show:show-jumping, main ring entertainment, parade, side shows, charity and trade stands, craft and floral marquee. Sunday – 10am onwards. Family Day: athletics, 10 mile race, fun-run, cycling, main ring entertainment. Entry each day £5 adults, £3 seniors, £2 children, under 5s free. Free parking. 01724 732789. www.wintertonshow.net
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Saturday 12 July: 11am to 3pm – Family Garden Fete and Craft Fair – North Lincolnshire Museum, Scunthorpe. Free. 01724 843533.
Saturday 13 July: 9.30am to 6pm – Broughton Agricultural Horse and Dog Show – Sports Field, Broughton. Family fun day out with jumping and horse showing, horticultural, dog show, vintage tractors. 01652 653022. www.broughtonshow.co.uk
11.30am to 4.30pm – Jerry Green Dog Rescue Annual Summer Show – Broughton. Dog
show, demonstrations, children’s activities. 01652 650886.
Saturday 19 July: 10am to 4pm – Summer Craft Fair – Epworth Old Rectory – Entertainment, stalls and games on the croft. Meet the animals, refreshments. £1 adult, under 12s free. 01427 872268.
Sunday 20 July: 8am to 6pm – Crowle Agricultural Show – Pony showing and jumping, horse jumping, cattle, dog and sheep shows, Laser Clay Pigeon shooting, trade and craft stands, static engines. Polo and Sheepdog demonstrations. Main ring events 12.30-5pm. Adults £5, concessions £3, family (2 adults and 3 children) £10. Free parking. 01724 710627. www.crowleshow.org.uk
Saturday 26 July: 10am to 4pm – Summer Festival Funday – 20-21 Visual Arts Centre, Scunthorpe. Free entry, under 8s must be accompanied by participating adult. 01724 297070.