The Engine Shed

The Engine Shed
Brayford Pool, Lincoln, LN6 7TS
  • Box office 0844 888 8766
  • General enquiries 01522 837400
  • Box office times Mon–Fri 11am–3pm
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Housed in a renovated, disused railway container storage facility the space is now home to the largest live music venue in Lincoln. Kings of Leon, Stereophonics, Gorillaz and Manic Street Preachers have all played the venue as well as DJs Annie Mac, Fatboy Slim and Zane Lowe. In addition to live music and club nights The Engine Shed hosts stand-up comedy, conferences, fairs and private events. The Tower Bar, built inside the old Victorian Engine Shed's water tower, serves food and drink and shows live sporting action on the big screen.

The venue is 6 minutes walk from Lincoln Central Railway Station.

Events at this venue

There are 33 events at this location

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Adam Rowe: Undeniable

  • 3 stars

Adam Rowe presents his new show about his working-class roots.

Fri 9 Nov

£14 / 0844 888 8766

Bad Manners

Buster Bloodvessel and co persist with the comedy ska.

Tue 11 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 888 8766

With + Support: Max Splodge.

Big Fish Little Fish: Family Rave

Big Fish Little Fish brings together globally renowned DJs, fun craft and play activities for children, and a multi-sensory dancefloor experience with bubble machines and giant balloons. Open to all ages but aimed at 0–8.

Sat 24 Nov

£9.35 / 0844 888 8766

Black Parade: 00s Emo Anthems

A throwback to the rock and emo bands who rose to fame in the noughties. DJs take to the decks to spin anthems from the likes of Alkaline Trio, My Chemical Romance, Brand New, Funeral For A Friend, Panic! At The Disco, Taking Back Sunday and Paramore.

Fri 12 Oct

£4.40 / 0844 888 8766

Coleen Nolan

Coleen Nolan returns to the stage for a solo tour without her sisters.

Sun 10 Feb 2019

Cancelled / 0844 888 8766

Dane Baptiste: GOD

A comedy show about our worldwide pursuit of wealth, power and pleasure.

Sat 17 Nov

£12 / 0844 888 8766

Danny Baker: Good Time Charlie's Back!

Following the success of his Cradle To Grave tour, award-winning Radio 5 presenter, comedy writer and journalist Danny Baker takes to the stage for a live tour sharing his anecdotal back catalogue. He shares irreverent and touching stories from a life in the spotlight and offers a humorous insight to his day-to-day…

Thu 27 Sep

£24.75 (£22) / 0844 888 8766

Darren Harriott: Visceral

  • 3 stars

Personal and political gags from the Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominee.

Thu 25 Oct

£15 / 0844 888 8766

David O'Doherty: You Have To Laugh

Armed with his reliable keyboard from 1986, quirky, offbeat multi-award winning Irish musician, actor and comedian David O'Doherty presents an exciting repertoire of silly little songs performed on an even sillier little instrument, combined with traditional stand-up. Witness madness in motion.

Sun 25 Nov

£20.90 / 0844 888 8766

Dylan Moran: Dr Cosmos

Curmudgeonly Irish stand-up who wrote and starred in the TV sitcom Black Books.

Sat 10 Nov

£27.50 / 0844 888 8766

Enter Shikari

Trancecore favourites from Hertfordshire mixing hardcore punk, metal and electronica.

Sat 1 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 888 8766

With Milk Teeth.


An affectionate celebration of the life and music of George Michael including his early days with Wham!.

Fri 14 Jun 2019

£27.50 / 0844 888 8766

From the Jam

Now featuring only one member From the Jam. Bruce Foxton is joined by Russell Hastings and drummer Steve 'Smiley' Barnard.

Thu 29 Nov

£27.50 / 0844 888 8766

Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly!

Southend-based musical superhero, known as Sam to his mum, who combines melodic guitar work with try-hard lyrics.

Thu 4 Oct

£12.50 / 0844 888 8766

  • 19:30

Hal Cruttenden: Chubster

  • 3 stars

The London-born TV regular and self-confessed middle-class luvvie shares his brand of upbeat observational humour.

Sat 9 Feb 2019

£17.60 / 0844 888 8766

Hazel O'Connor & Break Glass

The MJR Group present English new wave singer-songwriter Hazel O'Connor with her band Break Glass

Mon 19 Nov

£27.50 / 0844 888 8766

Henning Wehn: Get On With It

Observations from the German comedian.

Sat 27 Oct

£21.45 / 0844 888 8766

Kaiser Chiefs

The multi-million selling jaunty rock and indie quintet.

Mon 28 Jan 2019

£38.50 / 0844 888 8766

Nine Below Zero

Hard rockin' blues and R&B outfit.

Thu 29 Nov

£25 / 0844 888 8766

Nish Kumar: It's In Your Nature To Destroy Yourself

Nish Kumar / Phil McIntyre / Heroes Double Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and host of The Mash Report trials new material for a national tour. The title is a quote from Terminator 2. There will be jokes about politics, mankind’s capacity for self-destruction and some jokes that simply don’t work. Come watch someone…

Sat 9 Mar 2019

£24.75 / 0844 888 8766

Paul Foot: Image Conscious

Bizarre stand-up from the madcap comedian, who discusses the problems experienced by soft-shell crabs and the merits of iceberg lettuce.

Sat 20 Oct

£16.50 / 0844 888 8766

The Rezillos

The legendary day-glo Scots punks, fronted by the fabulous Fay Fife.

Sun 4 Nov

£16.50 / 0844 888 8766

Rich Hall's Hoedown

Rich Hall and friends host a mash-up of music and stand-up featuring the Hoedown's regular band.

Sat 13 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 888 8766

Ross Noble: El Hablador

The wild-haired Geordie, prone to wondrous tangents and surreal interludes, wanders back out on tour with a brand new show.

Fri 12 Oct

£27.50 / 0844 888 8766

Russell Kane: Right Man, Wrong Age

Russell Kane discusses why it's perfectly okay to be 20 but feel 40 (or vice versa) and explains why nobody really feels their age.

Sat 16 Feb 2019

£22 / 0844 888 8766


Big bouncing fusion of ragga, dubstep and metal.

Fri 30 Nov

£23.65 / 0844 888 8766

Stewart Francis: Into the Punset

  • 3 stars

Surreal and deadpan one-liners from the Canadian stand-up and TV regular, as seen on Mock The Week and Live At The Apollo.

Fri 26 Oct

£20.35 / 0844 888 8766

This Feeling - Lincoln

“The best club in the UK for future rock & roll stars” Noel Gallagher

Fri 5 Oct

£6.60 / 0844 888 8766

Turin Brakes

The acoustic guitar-toting English duo take some new tunes on the road, along with their decade-strong back catalogue in tow.

Sun 21 Oct

£22 / 0844 888 8766

Turin Brakes - Lincoln

The MJR Group by arrangement with DMF Presents… Turin Brakes Sun 21st Oct | Engine Shed, Lincoln 7:30 - 11:00pm | 14+

Sun 21 Oct

£22.68 / 0844 888 8766

Ub40 - 40th Anniversary Tour "for the Many" - Lincoln

Pre-sale now live! Sign up here: Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive tour next year in 2019 to celebrate their 40th anniversary! Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time…

Tue 23 Apr 2019

£42.54 / 0844 888 8766


Reggae journeymen still slogging round the touring circuit, but now with a reduced line-up

Tue 23 Apr 2019

£37.50 / 0844 888 8766

UB40 + Special Guests 40th Anniversary

Birmingham’s world-famous reggae stars UB40 have announced a massive hometown show in Birmingham this December!

Tue 23 Apr 2019

£41.25 / 0844 888 8766

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