West Lindsey's 2018 Open Churches Festival dates are 12-13 & 19-20 May. 90+ buildings, 750 volunteers, all churches free entry. The information below refers to the 2017 festival and has been left in place to give website visitors an idea of what to expect in 2018.

Lincolnshire's 2017 Open Churches Festival will happen over two weekends: 13-14th and 20-21st May. This year, 94 churches are taking part.

You can contact the festival organisers using this email address:

CHURCHES: Please use the above address if you are a West Lindsey church wishing to take part in the festival. The deadline for entries is December 12th 2016. 

MEDIA: Full press packs are available for journalists and bloggers, please also use the above address to request one with details of where it will be used.

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  1. Hi There
    Which weekend is which for the 2017 festival

    1. Hello there, there is an East West swap each year, so for 2017 it will be churches in the West for 13-14 and the East for 20-21,

  2. Hi Angela,
    Fabulous site - thanks.
    Could you confirm that for 2018 it will be 12-13th May Eastern Churches and 19-20th May Western churches?
    Thanks - Damian

    1. Hello there, there is an East/West swap each year, so for 2018 it will be churches in the East for the 12-13th, and the West for 19-20th. Thank you for the kind words on the website!


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