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The Engine Shed

The Engine Shed, opened in 2006, is the largest live music and entertainment facility in Lincoln.

We have welcomed bands such as Kings of Leon, Stereophonics, Gorillaz, Kasabian, 30 Seconds to Mars, Plan B, Manic Street Preachers and many more; also playing host to amazing DJ's such as Annie Mac, Fatboy Slim, Kissy Sellout, Jaguar Skills, and the incredible Zane Lowe. Not to forget we have hosted the genius of Frankie Boyle, Russell Howard, Jason Manford, Sarah Millican to name a few.

At the Engine Shed we provide the best in live entertainment, and a warm personal service gives an enjoyable experience, leaving customers happy and spreading the word.

Tower Bars

Enjoy freshly prepared food to order in our relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. We offer a wide range of coffees, teas and cakes, with an extensive menu including a fantastic children’s selection.

The bar has several HD and revolutionary 3D TV’s situated screening all the live sporting action, and if we are not showing your game just ask at the bar! Don't forget the Pool Tables & Games machine for added fun.

At night the bar picks things up from the relaxing atmosphere of the day providing a scenic cathedral view across the waterfront with a vibrant and friendly ambience.

Our Service Promise

our Staff

We pride ourselves on providing a great service to all. Whether you be attending for a gig, popping in for some food or swinging by to purchase some tickets we aim to provide an excellent customer experience. Our staff are always on hand to help so just ask.

We value your feedback, if you have any comments about what we do, what we don't do, what we could do better or what we do that has really impressed you please fill in a comment at the bottom of this page.

For more information, please download our Customer Charter.

Upcoming Events

December 14th, 2019 - 7:00pm The Macc Lads Entry: 18 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £21.50
December 15th, 2019 - 7:00pm King King Rock & Blues Xmas Party Entry: All Ages Welcome (U14s to be accompanied by an adult)
Ticket Price: From £25
December 20th, 2019 - 10:30pm JACKEDmas Entry: 18 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £5
January 11th, 2020 - 7:00pm Vigilantes Entry: 14 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £6
January 16th, 2020 - 7:00pm Serena Joy Entry: 14 years and over
Ticket Price: £6
January 17th, 2020 - 7:00pm Giants of Rock U.S.A - The Guns N’ Roses Experience + Wrong Jovi Entry: 14 years and over (U18 must be accompanied by an adult)
Ticket Price: £15
January 18th, 2020 - 7:00pm Absolute Bowie: Legacy Tour Entry: 14 Years and Above
Ticket Price: From £10
January 24th, 2020 - 11:00pm Jax Jones (Club MTV) Entry: 18 years and over
Ticket Price: £15
January 26th, 2020 - 7:00pm Paul Sinha: Hazy Little Thing Called Love Entry: 17 years and over
Ticket Price: £15
February 2nd, 2020 - 6:45pm Milton Jones in Milton: Impossible Entry: All Ages Welcome
Ticket Price: £27.50
February 4th, 2020 - 7:00pm Jennifer Rees: The Psychology of Serial Killers Entry: 18 years and over
Ticket Price: £19
February 7th, 2020 - 7:15pm Carl Hutchinson: Live 2020 Entry: 16 years and over
Ticket Price: £16
February 7th, 2020 - 11:00pm Black Parade - 00s Emo Anthems Entry: 18 years and over
Ticket Price: £5
February 16th, 2020 - 7:00pm Clinton Baptiste in The Paranormalist Returns Entry: 14 Years and Above
Ticket Price: From £18
February 20th, 2020 - 7:00pm Tom Binns: The Psychic Comedium Entry: 16 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £14
February 22nd, 2020 - 9:00pm Martin Kemp's Back to the 80s Entry: 18 years and over
Ticket Price: from £10
February 23rd, 2020 - 7:00pm Rhod Gilbert: The Book of John Entry: 16 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £27.50
February 28th, 2020 - 7:30pm Geoff Norcott: Taking Liberties Entry: 16 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £13.50
March 1st, 2020 - 7:00pm Stephen Bailey: Can't Be Bothered Entry: 16 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £14.50
March 5th, 2020 - 7:00pm The Urban Voodoo Machine Entry: 14 years and over (U18 must be accompanied by an adult)
Ticket Price: £14
March 6th, 2020 - 7:00pm The Bon Jovi Experience Entry: 14 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £19
March 7th, 2020 - 6:45pm Henning Wehn: Get On With It Entry: 16 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £21.50
March 8th, 2020 - 7:30pm Flo & Joan - Before The Screaming Starts Entry: 14 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £14
March 11th, 2020 - 7:15pm Ed Byrne: If I'm Honest... Entry: 16 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £25
March 12th, 2020 - 7:30pm Jayde Adams': The Ballad of Kylie Jenner’s Old Face Entry: 14 years and over
Ticket Price: £12
March 13th, 2020 - 7:00pm Rob Beckett: Wallop Entry: 14 Years and Above (Likely to be swearing and adult content)
Ticket Price: £23
March 19th, 2020 - 7:00pm Josie Long: Tender Entry: 14 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £16
March 20th, 2020 - 7:00pm Turin Brakes Entry: 14 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £20
March 21st, 2020 - 7:15pm Jack Dee: Off The Telly Entry: 14 Years and Above (likely to be swearing and adult content)
Ticket Price: £23
March 22nd, 2020 - 7:00pm Jen Brister: Under Privilege Entry: 16 years and over
Ticket Price: £12.50
March 27th, 2020 - 7:00pm Palace Entry: 14 Years and Above (U18's must be accompanied by an adult)
Ticket Price: £14
March 29th, 2020 - 7:00pm Lloyd Griffith: Not Just A Pretty Face Entry: 14 years and over (U18 must be accompanied by an adult)
Ticket Price: £14 / £12 concessions
April 3rd, 2020 - 6:15pm Jimmy Carr | Terribly Funny Entry: 16 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £29.50
April 3rd, 2020 - 9:15pm Jimmy Carr : Terribly Funny (second show) Entry: 16 years and over
Ticket Price: £29.50
April 16th, 2020 - 7:00pm Clearwater Creedence Revival Entry: 18 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £17.50
April 19th, 2020 - 7:30pm Paul McCaffrey - Lemon Entry: 14 years and over
Ticket Price: £13
April 21st, 2020 - 7:00pm Dr John Cooper Clarke - The Luckiest Guy Alive Entry: 14 years and over (U18 must be accompanied by an adult)
Ticket Price: £21.50
April 22nd, 2020 - 7:30pm Tom Stade: You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet Entry: 16 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £18
April 25th, 2020 - 7:00pm Iain Stirling: Failing Upwards Entry: 14 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £18.50
May 1st, 2020 - 7:00pm The Shires Entry: 14 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £29.50
May 2nd, 2020 - 6:30pm Ward Thomas Entry: 14 years and over
Ticket Price: £22.50
May 5th, 2020 - 7:00pm Jessica Fostekew: Hench Entry: 14 years and over
Ticket Price: £12.50
May 7th, 2020 - 7:00pm Kiri Pritchard-McLean: Empathy Pains Entry: 16 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £13.50
May 8th, 2020 - 7:00pm Fleetwood Bac Entry: 14 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £15
May 23rd, 2020 - 7:00pm Hugh Cornwell Electric Entry: 14 years and over (U18 must be accompanied by an adult)
Ticket Price: £25
May 28th, 2020 - 7:15pm Josh Widdicombe: Bit Much... Entry: 14 Years and Above (likely to be swearing and adult content)
Ticket Price: £20
May 29th, 2020 - 7:00pm Rachel Parris - All Change Please Entry: 14 years and over
Ticket Price: £15
June 6th, 2020 - 7:00pm The Dualers Entry: 14 years and over (U18 must be accompanied by an adult)
Ticket Price: £22
July 3rd, 2020 - 7:30pm Manchester Calling! Ft. The Total Stone Roses, The Smiths Presumably & Oaysis Entry: 14 Years and Above
Ticket Price: From £17.50
July 17th, 2020 - 7:00pm The Upbeat Beatles Entry: 14 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £19
October 2nd, 2020 - 7:15pm Tez Ilyas - Populist Entry: 16 years and over
Ticket Price: £15
October 16th, 2020 - 7:00pm London Calling Entry: 14 years and over (U18 must be accompanied by an adult)
Ticket Price: £15
October 17th, 2020 - 7:15pm David O’Doherty: whoa is me Entry: 14 years and over
Ticket Price: £20
October 22nd, 2020 - 6:45pm Chris Ramsey: 2020 Entry: 14 Years and Above
Ticket Price: £22
October 30th, 2020 - 9:00pm Jo Whiley's 90s Anthems Entry: 18 years and over
Ticket Price: from £10

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Engine Shed

The Engine Shed is Lincoln's premier event space which has been used for a wide variety of occasions including live music, comedy and club nights as well as conferences, fairs and many private parties.

The Platform

The Engine Shed's smaller second room called 'The Platform' is the perfect space for any event. We can help provide with assistance on availability and quote for hire.

Tower Bars

The Tower Bars are available to hire for a variety of events. The versatility of the space, built inside the old Victorian Engine Shed's water tower, provides a contemporary and unique venue for events.