Events & Exhibitions

We have a varied programme of events and exhibitions.

Forthcoming Events

Christmas Wreath Making

9th December 2017
10:30AM to 2:30PM

Come along and create a Christmas wreath that will provide a talking point on your front door. We have all the fresh, natural materials you need to inspire your masterpiece

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Christmas Concert

9th December

Presented by the Doncaster Wheatsheaf Singers

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Epworth Old Rectory Candlelit Tours

December 8 & 9 2017

Experience the dark, night-time of the house the Wesleys lived in.
Cost £12.50. Pre-booking essential.

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Christmas Craft Fair

Saturday 18th November 2017
10am - 3.30pm

Beautiful hand-made gifts for all the famly

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Saturday 4th November 2017

It is three years since we ran a tour of the 'Mayflower' churches and places for local people and we would like to invite you to reserve a place on the next tour, Saturday 4th November

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Apple of Your Isle

Saturday 14th October 2017
11am - 3pm

Celebrate Apple Day at Epworth Old Rectory
Bring your own apples & containers & take away fresh juice

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A Midsummer Night's Dream

Wednesday 9 August 2017
Gates open at 6.30, performance begins at 7.15pm

Presented by Handlebards Theatre Company
Come early & enjoy a picnic
Tickets £12.00

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A Country Fayre

7th May 2017
10:00am - 4:00pm

Bottle feeding labs, Willow Falconry Display, Meet a Creature, Tia Rescue's Donkeys, Face Painting, Crafts and Plants for sale, Children's Art Competition plus much more...
Adults £1.50 Children 50p

Please click here for information on our Children's Art Competition

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Wesley Day Rally

Wednesday May 24th 2017

A special church service to celebrate John and Charles Wesley on this anniversary of John Wesley's conversion

Epworth Music Day

Saturday June 24th 2017
10.00 - 5.00pm

A varied programme of musical entertainments at the Rectory & other venues around the town. FREE

"Susanna Wesley, This was your Life"

Sunday July 23rd 2017

A play telling the story of Susanna Wesley's life with all its troubles and achievements. Commemorating the 275th anniversary of her death

Epworth Open Garden Weekend

Saturday/Sunday July 27th /28th 2017
Opening hours

A chance to visit many private gardens around the town. All proceeds toward Lindsey Lodge Hospice

Starfire Choir

Saturday August 5th 2017

Celebrated youth choir from Los Altos, California returns for a spectacular concert, expect vocal fireworks. Ticketed, proceeds to EOR & WMC

Heritage Open Weekend

Saturday/Sunday September 9th/10th 2017

Timed free tours
Theme for 2017 is "Freedom, Justice & Equality"

Christmas Craft Fair

Saturday November 18th 2017

Stalls and seasonal music in the Rectory that will be decorated for Christmas. Admission £1 adult. Children under 12, free

Candlelit tours

Friday/Saturday December 8/9th Or 15/16th 2017 tbc

An archive of past events can ve seen here

Epworth Old Rectory, 1 Rectory Street, Epworth, North Lincolnshire DN9 1HX
Telephone: 01427 872268 - Registered Charity Number: 1140335