RAF Swing Wing Big Band

  • 14 reviews
  • Petwood Hotel


  • Live Music, Outdoor and Something A Little Different
  • Tickets from free - £15.00
  • Over 18
  • Sat, 1st Jul 2023 @ 15:00 - 17:30
  • 15:00 - 17:30

Following a sellout concert at Lincoln Cathedral, we are delighted to welcome the RAF Swing Wing Big Band to perform Jazz music in the Petwood gardens.

In this the 80th anniversary year of the Dam Busters, join us for a celebration of our talented RAF Music Services in the gardens of the wartime home of Bomber Command Squadrons. Enjoy this fabulous Big Band play the music of Glenn Miller, Count Basie and Ella Fitzgerald.

The Band appears by permission of the Air Force Board of the Defence Council.

Please note: There will be no rain cover or shade available. Please bring your own seating and umbrellas. No gazebos or parasols please.

You are welcome to bring a picnic with you to the event but we respectfully ask that no alcohol be brought onto the premises.

An outside bar will be available for those wishing to purchase drinks on the day. This will include hot and cold drinks, beer, cider and wine. Drinks can also be purchased from the Terrace Bar in the hotel before and after the event. There will be an interval and the concert will conclude at 5.30pm.




Ticket Event time Cost

Adult ticket

15:00 - 17:30 £15.00
Children 5-12

Children 5-16 / NUS Student

15:00 - 17:30 £5.00
Under 5

Under 5's ticket

15:00 - 17:30 Free admission



Petwood Hotel, Stixwould Road, LN10 6QG


The Petwood Hotel
The Petwood Hotel is the former home of an Edwardian Baroness and the former Officers' Mess of 617 Squadron, The Dambusters. Set in 30 acres of award-winning grounds, the Petwood is the perfect place for business or pleasure.



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6. Every effort to admit latecomers will be made at a suitable break in the event, but admission cannot always be guaranteed.
7. We regret that tickets cannot be exchanged or refunded after purchase.
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