Lincoln 1940’s Weekend – 20th July [20-07-2024]

from/per person £19.00
  • Barnsley


Experience the spirit of 1940s Britain with two days of vintage performances, activities and displays in Lincoln’s historic Cathedral Quarter.

Get on your dancing shoes – the annual 1940s weekend is returning to Lincoln! Visitors and locals alike are invited to step back in time with what’s promising to be two days of fabulous fun.

You can enjoy a fantastic variety of entertainment throughout the weekend, with live performances, theatre, games and craft markets taking place across the city. 

Throughout the weekend, a range of exciting events take place across Lincoln, including:

  • Live 1940s music and dance
  • Themed food and drink
  • Craft markets
  • Family activities and pop-up street theatre
  • Vintage fairground rides
  • Traditional games
  • Battle of Britain Memorial Flight flypast by a Lancaster Bomber

The main hub of the event will take place in the historic Bailgate and Uphill area of Lincoln, including within the castle grounds. 

Everyone is encouraged to come in period dress to add to the family friendly atmosphere. There will be prizes on offer to the best dressed visitors – and the best dressed businesses!

Lincoln 1940s Weekend | Visit Lincoln


The majority of trips return from destination between 16:30 and 17:30. The driver will inform you of the exact time on the day, dependant on outward travel times. Whilst we do not guarantee a W/C on board most of our excursion fleet do have toilet facilities. For your comfort we allocate seating at time of booking, however reserve the right to alter or amend your seat allocation for utilisation purposes.

Our Pick-ups are as follows:

  • Wath-Upon-Dearne – Bus Stop On Church Street
  • Brampton – Outside The Bulls Head
  • Wombwell – Summer Lane Car Park
  • Platts Common – Sammys (Old WMC)
  • Hoyland Southgate – Bus Stop Outside Co-op / Town Hall
  • Hoyland Common – Outside / Opp Co-Op
  • Birdwell – Working Mens Club
  • Worsborough – Ship Inn Vernon Road
  • Barnsley Interchange – Stands 23/24

Tour Date


Pick Up / Departure Point

Wath-Upon-Dearne- 08:00 +£0.00*
Brampton- 08:05 +£0.00*
Wombwell- 08:15 +£0.00*
Platts Common- 08:20 +£0.00*
Hoyland Southgate- 08:25 +£0.00*
Hoyland Common- 08:30 +£0.00*
Birdwell- 08:35 +£0.00*
Worsborough- 08:40 +£0.00*
Barnsley Interchange- 09:00 +£0.00*


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