lincshow webThe sky’s the limit! RAF100 themed Lincolnshire Show 2018 tickets go on sale. Advanced tickets for this year’s Lincolnshire Show are expected to ‘fly’ off the shelves after the much-loved event announced an RAF100 theme for the 2018 show.

Among the exhibitors, exciting performances and attractions will be an array of RAF themed activities and stands, including a Dakota flypast, a Spitfire flypast, a replica Red Arrow, mini tank driving for children and a treasure hunt trail.

rafwebWith more highlights still to be announced, the two-day event, which takes place Wednesday 20 June and Thursday 21 June, will also be recognising 100 years since the end of World War 1 and celebrates the best of rural Lincolnshire with a mixture of entertainment, food, shopping, music and agriculture.

Jayne Southall, CEO of Lincolnshire Showground, said: “Aviation forms an important part of our great heritage, Lincolnshire is the home of the Red Arrows and at one stage was one of the leading aircraft production areas in the world.

“Our chosen charities for 2018 are the Jon Egging Trust and the RAF Charitable Trust too, so we’re really excited about this year’s theme”.

Aimed at all ages, the Lincolnshire Show will host a number of exciting animal displays, daring stunts and lively music in the main ring, as well as offering visitors the chance to explore cockpits, meet local aviation heritage centres and try Ferry Ales Brewery’s special Bastian Ale in the dedicated Aviation Zone.

Visitors will be able to satisfy their shopping habit by visiting more than 600 trade stands offering everything from clothes, jewellery and shoes to cars, lawnmowers and hot tubs as well as take home beautiful floral displays from the flower show.

For foodies, Lincolnshire producers will showcase the very best of their wares, with national and international specialities on offer as well as live cookery demonstrations from top local chefs and producers in The Lincolnshire Kitchen.

Lincolnshire Show will take place on 20 and 21 June and will host an eclectic mix of entertainment, food, shopping, music, horticulture and agriculture. Advanced tickets are £20 for adults, £17 for 17 to 22-year-olds, children are £6 and under-fives go free. Family tickets, admitting two adults and up to three children are priced at £42. Car parking is free on both days.

Lincs Scene have teamed up with the Lincolnshire Showground to offer two lucky readers the chance to win family tickets to this year’s Lincolnshire Show. To be in with a chance of winning one of these
fantastic prizes, simply answer the following question:

The RAF was founded in which year:

(A) 1918 (B) 1920

Please email your answer (and your name and address) to Please type “Lincolnshire Show” in the email subject line. Closing date for entries: 31-05-18. Winners will be selected at random and notified by email.