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Billy Ocean at Lincoln Castle

Saturday 08 Jul 2017   6:00pm

Billy Ocean at Lincoln Castle

Live Promotions Concerts looks forward to a fantastic evening with Billy Ocean in 2017, appearing with Heather Small – The voice of M People at Lincoln Castle.

Billy Ocean is the biggest black recording star Britain has ever produced, one who has sold over 30 million records in his lifetime. He has collected a pile of Gold and Platinum records across the world and hit the number one spot worldwide on pop charts including the USA, Australia, Germany, Holland, and the UK. Billy has achieved extraordinary success as both an artist and a songwriter. He has continued to tour the world visiting Australia, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, South Africa, Dubai, Nigeria, as well as playing the UK , USA and Europe every year .
2015 sees him celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Release of the Suddenly Album which included the No 1 Hits in the US “Caribbean Queen “ and title track Suddenly with live dates across the globe.

Bring your picnics, chairs friends and family and enjoy another evening of first class outdoor theatre – no seating provided. Gates 6pm. Performance time tbc

When to arrive
All visitors can enter from the east gate of the Castle, (on Castle Hill,) opposite the Cathedral from 6pm. Collecting pre-paid tickets. If you’ve booked but not collected your tickets then you’ll be able to collect them at the gate. Please bring any confirmation emails or order details with you, along with some form of valid ID.

Where do I collect my tickets?
If you’ve booked through us at the Drill Hall then you can collect your tickets up until 5pm on Saturday 8th July – thereafter your tickets will be available to collect from the gate at the Castle from 6pm on the night.

Where do we sit?
Anywhere that’s available really. It’s an open air concert and you’re invited to bring your own seating so it could be anything from a rug to a deck chair. But please be considerate to your fellow audience members and don’t bring anything too tall (like a gazebo) that people behind you will have problems seeing over.

Can I bring my own refreshments?
Yes absolutely. You’re invited to bring picnics and refreshments but please make sure any drinks are in plastic bottles. Please note: only alcohol purchased on the premises will be permitted at this event.

What if it rains?
This being England, the weather may be showery but please don’t bring large golf umbrellas. Waterproof clothing is advisable and if you want to bring smaller umbrellas that’s fine of course, but please be mindful of other audience members – for viewing purposes, stewards may ask those who use brollies to move to the back of the audience and only those without brollies to the front. The concert will go ahead whatever the weather.

Can I buy more tickets on the night?
If there any tickets available they’ll be sold at the gate from 6pm, however the gate’s likely to be very busy so to avoid disappointment it’s advisable to pre-book on our website or contact our box office on 01522 873894.

Children
Children 5yrs and under do not require a ticket, however please contact us to let us know they’ll be attending because the castle will require this information for fire regulations.

Wheelchair users
There will be a specific section set aside for wheelchair users and their carer – please inform us at the time of booking so that your name is added to the admission list for this section. Please note: carers will be charged at the same rate for this event.

If you have any further questions then please don’t hesitate to contact us on 01522 873894 or at boxoffice@lincolndrillhall.com.

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