Arts, Entertainment, Sports & Leisure

Guildhall Arts Centre in Grantham is a theatre that puts on Drama, Dance, Folk, Jazz and Country Music Concerts, Comedy Nights and Films. Stamford Arts Centre is a multi purpose venue with Cinema, Theatre, Gallery and Concert Hall. Stamford Shakespeare Company perform at Rutland Open Air Theatre every summer.

Here in South West Lincolnshire, the district council supports a major festival each September, taking turns between Stamford & Grantham. In Grantham, the Gravity Fields Science and Arts Festival is a unique festival creatively exploring the physical sciences through science, arts and heritage events and celebrates the area’s close links with one of the world’s greatest thinkers, Sir Isaac Newton. In Stamford, the Georgian Festival is packed full of Street theatre, colourful markets, celebrity speakers, Georgian science and carriage rides, outdoor entertainment and a celebration of the Stamford Bull Run- a weekend not to be missed!

Stamford Corn Exchange is a 400 seat theatre with a variety of shows and Bourne Corn Exchange is a venue with concerts and more.

Grantham has reel cinemas with all the latest releases and the town has a bowling alley and a state of the arts leisure centre see the links below for sports clubs in the area and great family days out. There are fishing opportunities in the area and we have 56 Golf Courses in Lincolnshire!

Check out the new Equestrian Trail and Caravan Trail  – both packed full of useful information!

To discover our main towns and attractions, Visit Stamford, or Visit Grantham.