Sheffield -Events & Days Out Guide
Sheffield Adventure Film Festival
17th to 19th March
100 epic adventures shown at the art deco Showcase Cinema in Sheffield provide the backdrop to SHAFF 2014, add some young adventurers films and an urban orienteering course, plus speakers, talks and workshops.
HRH Blues Festival
15th & 16th April
A two day celebration of Blues music at the O2 Academy in Sheffield
Yorkshire Cosplay Con
3rd & 4th June
Activities at the convention include a variety of contests, meeting new people, Mixture of Japanese/English Music, traders, Artists, Special Guests, workshops, card-gaming, trading, video gaming, karaoke, live entertainment and more! Held at Sheffield Arena
Sheffield Doc Fest
9th to 14th June
Sheffield Doc/Fest is a film festival comprising; inspirational documentary films from across the globe; controversial discussion panels and in-depth filmmaker masterclasses; a marketplace offering a unique way to pitch new and groundbreaking documentary projects; and world-famous parties.
21st to 23rd July
Shefield's inner-city music festival is back, with an impressive line up on 5 stages including 3 revamoed outdoor venues.
Art In The Gardens
2nd & 3rd September
Art in the Gardens is an annual event in a beautiful venue. Sheffield Botanical Gardens are transformed into an art and craft village, where you can wander round and enjoy (and purchase) all the fine exhibits on display. The whole family can enjoy a day out as there are fun activities to encourage children to enjoy ‘art and the environment’.
Resistanz Music Festival
3rd - 5th April
The three day Industrial music festival returns to Sheffield with a full line up of bands and DJ's based at Corporation.
18th & 19th July
The Annual wartime weekend is back for a 6th year, with live music, vintage market, tea dance, vintage vehilces, the Pontefract Home Guard and Bomb disposal to help keep all ages entertained.
Sheffield Cycle Festival
2015 will see the very first Sheffield Cycle Show come to the Ponds Forge International Sports Centre on Bank Holiday Monday 25th May. This brand new event is a celebration of cycling in the city of Sheffield and surrounding areas.
Sheffield Food Festival
23rd to 25th May
2015′s festival promises to be tastier than ever with a full artisan food market and tempting street food traders. Budding chefs and novices alike can find inspiration in the festival demo tent, where professional local chefs will demonstrate their skills, followed by chances to taste their creations. And don’t miss BBC Radio Sheffield’s laugh-a-minute Ready, Steady, Cook! competitions each day, pitting presenters and chefs against each other in fast paced cooking battles.
2015 Dates To Be Confirmed
Climb It, Bike It, Run It, Do It. The Uk's biggest outdoor event for outdoors people, cycling, climbing, running, caving and so much more. Sports to try, events to watch and gear to buy.
Sheffield Doc Fest
5th to 10th June
The UK's leading documentary and digital media festival, conference and market. If want make, do make or just enjoying watching docoumentaries thisis the festival for you.
24th to 26th July
Shefield's inner-city music festival is back for a 7th year, with an impressive line up, based at venues around the city. This year with fringe and film events as well.
5th & 6th December
A warm Dickensian welcome awaits at our biggest event of the year! Join us for festive fun and shopping with over 120 stalls. Enjoy traditional crafts and skills, family fairground, live music performances, Dickensian characters, Santa's Grotto and reindeer.