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Here’s a list of just some of the events and gigs this week in the Scunthorpe area. You can request a review for an event or send in events via mailto:scunnynights@gmail.com or the form.

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Kids & Family Events // 2018


Jeddybear & Gary’s Picnic


Scunthorpe Nights present Jeddybear & Gary’s Picnic
(£5 per ticket) See more info here.

Soft Play

Princess Party

Museum Minis

13:30 – 14:30
Weekly on Friday
North Lincolnshire Museum @ Oswald Rd, Scunthorpe,
Free sessions for children under 5 and their grown ups at North Lincolnshire Museum. The sessions will take place in Dudley’s Den, our under 5s room. Join us for fun, stimulating activities designed for you and your little ones to play and learn together in our unique museum environment. Facilitated by our Learning team, the sessions will explore a theme from the museum through creative play, stories, singing and sensory exploring. Sessions include a free snack. No booking required, just come along. Sessions now running through all school holidays.

Wacky Warehouse Family Disco

Friday, 2 February 17:00 – 19:00

Monthly on the first Friday
Old Farmhouse – Wacky Warehouse, Doncaster Rd, Scunthorpe

Dudley Discovers, Fun Weekend Activities

Saturday, 3 February
10:30 – 15:30
Weekly on Saturday
North Lincolnshire Museum @ Oswald Rd, Scunthorpe,

Free Dudley Discovers includes make and take crafts, games, dress up and other fun activities. Themed around the Museums award winning collection, Dudley Discovers helps bring local history to life in a fun and inspiring way. Activities will change every weekend. Suitable for all ages.

Bowling Wicked Wednesday

(£2.20 per game)

18:00 – 23:00

Weekly on Wednesday

MFA Bowl, Warren Rd, Scunthorpe

All Star Super Slam Wrestling

Mon, 12 February, 19:30

Baths Hall, Scunthorpe

Knights and Dragons

Tuesday, 13 February

10:30 – 15:30

North Lincolnshire Museum

February half term Knights and Dragons Monday 12 February to Friday 16 February, 10.30am-3.30pm This February half term we have free Knights and Dragons activities and crafts to keep everyone entertained. Learn how to make your very own unique paper Knights helmet to prepare you for battle. Make a fire breathing Dragon later in the week, so you can fend off any Knights you may meet around the Museum galleries. We encourage all our little Museum visits to dress up as a Knight or Dragon and take part in our Dudley children’s trail around the Museum. Find exciting fun facts about Knights and Dragons, and look out for our Sea dragon in our new Geology gallery. Best dressed of the week will win a £5 gift voucher to spend in the shop. For our little under 5’s we will have a small Dragons trail, and Dudley’s Den will be open, with some themed activities including the play Castle and little Knights activity. Courtyard Tearoom will be open daily offering a full menu, including our popular children’s lunch boxes. Please take a look below to see which craft activity will be running on each day. Make a Knights helmet on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday Make a fire breathing Dragon on Thursday and Friday.

Dear Zoo visits The Plowright Theatre

Saturday, 24 and Sunday, 25 February.

Dear Zoo, the timeless children’s classic book, makes its stage premiere at The Plowright Theatre, Scunthorpe on

Tickets are on sale now!

Rod Campbell’s best-selling lift the flap book has delighted generations of young readers since it was first published in 1982. And has since sold more than 8 million copies worldwide.

This production will delight all those who have read the book (both young and old) as it unfolds with child-engaging puppets, music and lots of audience interaction.

Dear Zoo, by author and illustrator Rod Campbell has delighted generations of young readers since it was first published in 1982, and has sold more than 8 million copies worldwide. Rod Campbell’s well known children’s books with their simple, distinctive drawings and often repetitive text engage young children in learning to read and gaining confidence in their reading ability.

The play is for children aged two years and upwards.

Tickets are priced £14 each. Buy 10 tickets, get one free. Family ticket (either two adults and two children or one adult and three children) is £50. Booking fee applies.


Alternatively call The Box Office on 0844 8542776. Calls cost 7p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge.

Energize – February Half Term Activities @ The Pods

The Pods, Ashby Road, Scunthorpe, DN16 1AA

  • 10 Feb 2018 – 18 Feb 10:00amMonday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Other ideas
      • MFA Bowl Scunthorpe. Scunthorpe. Ten Pin Bowling Alleys. …
      • North Lincolnshire Museum. Scunthorpe. Museums and Art Galleries. …
      • The Pods. Scunthorpe. …
      • Cheeky Chimps Playzone. Scunthorpe. …
      • Dandi Lion Playzone. Scunthorpe. …
      • Pink Pig Farm. Scunthorpe. …
      • Arial Trail. Scunthorpe. …
      • Normanby Hall Country Park. Scunthorpe.


    For more ideas visit this great Day out with the kids website

    2018 Local Festival Guide

    So I’ve been searching about to bring you some local alternatives to a festival experience and it just so happens there are a few festivals not so far away. These festivals are all set in or close to Lincolnshire.

    Something To Smile About

    Humber Street Sesh

    New- Bridge Fest

    Festival 8

    Lost Village Festival

    GLO Family Festival

    Tribfest Music Festival

    Beverley Folk Festival

    Costal Family Festival

    A Perfect Day Festival

    Fake Festivals

    Other types of festivals:

    Asylum Steampunk Festival- Lincoln

    Freedom Festival Hull

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    Seven Drunken Nights – The Story of the Dubliners

    Friday, 17 March, 2017 7:30PM
    The Baths Hall

    Seven Drunken Nights brings to life the music of Ireland’s favorite sons – ‘The Dubliners’.

    Telling the story of a career spanning 50 years and evoking the spirit of Ronnie Drew, Luke Kelly, Barney McKenna, Jim McCann, Ciaran Bourke and John Sheahan, this hugely talented cast of musicians and singers bring the music of this iconic group to life. Continue reading Seven Drunken Nights – The Story of the Dubliners


    Thu 30th Apr at 7:30pm


    @ Baths Hall, Scunthorpe

    That'll Be The Day picture

    Prepare for a party as the legendary That’ll Be The Day, the UK’s most successful touring rock ‘n’ roll production, returns with a Brand New Show. Trevor, Gary and the gang bring on back the good times with a combination of their unique feel good comedy routines mixed with back to back non-stop classic gold hits from the 1950s through to the 1970s to produce a show with a real feel good party atmosphere!

    You’re guaranteed to be on your feet and dancing before the night is over. Don’t miss this party!

    ‘What a great value for money show That’ll Be The Day is. Not to be missed!’ (Daily Mail).