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 32 events at this location

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Absolute Bowie

'Europe's premier Bowie tribute band', endorsed by Bowie drummer Woody Woodmansey.

Sat 18 Jan 2020

£11 / 0844 888 8766

An Evening with Bradley Wiggins

The professional road and track racing cyclist shares stories from his career, in conversation with TV presenter Matt Barbet.

Fri 6 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 888 8766

Ben Elton

The legendary comedian, author and playwright heads out on a stand-up tour for the first time in 15 years.

Sat 23 Nov

£32.45 / 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 4 Oct

£5.50 / 0844 888 8766


A lighter psychedelic sound with elements of British pop from Stockport five-piece Blossoms.

Wed 21 Aug

£24.75 / 0844 888 8766

Daniel Sloss: X

The Scottish comedian, and recipient of the 2016 Sydney Comedy Festival 'Best of the Fest' International Award, presents his latest show.

Sat 12 Oct

£20.35 / 0844 888 8766

Darren Harriot: Good Heart Yule

CKP and InterTalent Group present Best Newcomer Nominee Darren considers himself a good person. Now he's 30 and he's never been in love. It can't always be someone else's fault? Learning more about himself and realising maybe he's never actually been happy with who is, join Darren for his trademark passion and…

Thu 31 Oct

£12.50 / 0844 888 8766

The Doors Alive

Tribute to Jim Morrison's seminal LA rock crew.

Sat 6 Jun 2020

£24.20 / 0844 888 8766

The Dualers

Bromley-based singer Tyber Cranstoun leads his eight-piece band as it plays lively ska and reggae.

Sat 6 Jun 2020

£24.20 / 0844 888 8766

Ed Byrne: If I'm Honest…

The comic discusses whether he has any traits worthy of being inherited by his progeny.

Wed 11 Mar 2020

£27.50 / 0844 888 8766


Welsh rock band who have released ten studio albums, twelve compilations, four EPs, and 40 singles. In 2017, the band announced the compilation The Best of Feeder featuring all the previous singles from their career, as well a mini-album of new material within called Arrow.

Tue 19 Nov

£27.50 / 0844 888 8766

Festival Of The Dead

The event mixes theatre, circus, live music, face painting and DJs.

Fri 8 Nov

£21.89–£26.29 / 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.

Sat 16 Nov

£30.25 / 0844 888 8766

Happy Mondays

Watch out, the gang's all back together. Madchester nostalgia reigns as the original line-up of The Happy Mondays returns.

Sat 21 Dec

£35.75 / 0844 888 8766

Henning Wehn: Get On With It

Observations from the German comedian.

Sat 7 Mar 2020

£23.65 / 0844 888 8766

Iain Stirling: U OK HUN? X

Avalon Promotions Ltd Edinburgh's BAFTA-winning comedian returns to the Fringe after a summer narrating ITV2's Love Island and five consecutive sell-out runs. As seen on Drunk History (Comedy Central) and The Dog Ate My Homework (CBBC). A show about how this new world of instant gratification has affected our ability…

Sat 25 Apr 2020

£20.72 / 0844 888 8766

Jimmy Carr: Terribly Funny

Acerbic wit and dark, deadpan one-liners from familiar telly face Carr.

Thu 3 Oct

£32.45 / 0844 888 8766

Fri 15 Nov

£32.45 / 0844 888 8766


Tribute to the soulful jazz sounds of Amy Winehouse performed by Emma Wright and band.

Fri 27 Sep

£15.40 / 0844 888 8766

Live/Wire: AC/DC Tribute

Very timely AC/DC tribute act.

Sat 7 Dec

£19.25 / 0844 888 8766

Fri 22 Nov

£24.75 / 0844 888 8766

Macc Lads

Rock band from Macclesfield.

Sat 14 Dec

£23.65 / 0844 888 8766

Milton Jones

English comedian as seen on Mock the Week and heard on BBC Radio 4.

Sun 2 Feb 2020

£27.50 / 0844 888 8766

Nick Helm: Phoenix from the Flames

Two-time Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee sings songs and right wrongs after some time away from the comedy stage.

Thu 10 Oct

£13.50 / 0844 888 8766

Old Dirty Brasstards

Hear all your favourite party classics brass band style from the most bad-ass, tweed-class brass band in town.

Sat 30 Nov

£14.30 / 0844 888 8766

Paul Smith

The Maximo Park singer plays his solo indie-blues material.

Sun 28 Jul

£21.45 / 0844 888 8766

Reginald D Hunter

Mick Perrin Worldwide Reginald D Hunter returns to the Fringe this summer with his highly anticipated new show. For over 20 years his searingly honest material has garnered him a cross-generational fan base. TV appearances have included Have I Got News for You?, and two series of BBC Two's hugely popular Reginald D…

Thu 27 Jun

£25.30 / 0844 888 8766

Rhod Gilbert: The Book of John

Welsh comedian Rhod Gilbert returns to comedy after a six year hiatus and discusses the unfortunate turns his life has taken since the last time he was on stage.

Sun 23 Feb 2020

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 888 8766

Scummy Mummies

Join comedians Ellie Gibson and Helen Thorn as they celebrate the scummier side of parenting, from drinking wine at teatime to hiding from the PTA. Expect stand-up, sketches, songs and some very scummy stories. Guaranteed to make parents laugh and non-parents happy about their life choices. Based on the hit Scummy Mummies…

Sun 6 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 888 8766

The Selecter - 40th Anniversary Tour + DJ Rhoda Dakar

The Selecter have announced their 40th Anniversary Tour in 2019 with Special Guest and DJ Rhoda Dakar. The Selecter will be playing an extended, hit-rich set each night with some added live favourites and surprises. They will also be joined for a few songs by vocalist Rhoda Dakar who will also play a DJ Set to open the…

Sun 17 Nov

£27.50 / 0844 888 8766

Show Of Hands

In April 2017, award-winning folk band Show Of Hands headed by Steve Knightley and Phil Beer celebrated their 25th anniversary at the Royal Albert Hall. Their fan base is huge but their DIY ethic means that success has mostly happened beneath the music industry's radar. The surprises keep coming with a tour of the…

Fri 29 Nov

£14.30–£28.60 / 0844 888 8766


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

Tue 8 Oct

£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 8 Oct

£41.25 / 0844 888 8766

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