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Festival Highlights

Organisers from across the city’s outdoor groups, clubs and businesses are coming together to offer a unique programme of events. Here are some of the event highlights so far, stay tuned for more announcements.

  1. Image: Brian Shaw
    Come and join in a National level orienteering race and explore beautiful Burbage in the Northern Peak District.
    1. 1 Mar 2020
    2. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  2. The bouldering competition with a difference is back for 2020.
    1. 14 Mar 202015 Mar 2020
  3. Now in its fifth year, expect a fantastic atmosphere, winding woodland routes, and lots of mud!
    1. 8 Mar 2020
    2. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  4. This unique road cycling event is a cross between a sportive and a hill climb that invites participants to face seven of Sheffield’s toughest hills.
    1. 15 Mar 2020
    2. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  5. The Sheffield Adventure Film Festival has a well-earned reputation for being a friendly festival, welcoming everyone whether you're an outdoors enthusiast or an armchair adventurer who just loves a good story.
    1. 20 Mar 202022 Mar 2020
  6. The Big Running Weekend
    The Big Running Weekend is a family-friendly festival celebrating of all things trail running with a strong fun, community feel.
    1. 20 Mar 202022 Mar 2020
  7. Devil's Elbow Trail Day
    The Devil’s Elbow bridleway has the classic combination of roots, rock and woodland that make the periphery of our city so inviting to mountain bikers. On foot, or hoof its natural history and landscape reveals itself even more.
    1. 14 Mar 2020
  8. Paddle Boarding
    Ever wanted to try stand-up paddleboarding? Join DC Outdoors for an Urban SUP experience at Sheffield’s historic canal basin, Victoria Quays.
    1. 14 Mar 202015 Mar 2020
    2. 28 Mar 202029 Mar 2020
    3. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  9. Climbing is set to be one of the sports making its debut at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games later this year and the man who will be responsible for setting all the bouldering routes is none other than Sheffield’s own, Percy Bishton.
    1. 12 Mar 2020
  10. Sheffield Beer Week is a week-long festival celebrating the region’s brewing landscape – old and new!
    1. 9 Mar 202015 Mar 2020
  11. Cotic Women of Steel
    Join Ride Sheffield and Cotic’s Women of Steel at ShAFF for a friendly panel discussion with some of the inspiring women from Sheffield’s mountain bike scene.
    1. 21 Mar 2020
  12. Photo Credit : Roger Butterfield
    This lovely circular walk of 5 miles starts/finishes at Woodhouse Railway Station and includes Beighton Marsh Nature Reserve, Linleybank Meadows, the Shire Brook Valley, the Shirtcliffe Valley and Flockton Park.
    1. 26 Mar 2020
    2. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999

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  1. Add Friends of the Peak District Boundary Walk to your Itinerary

    Low Bradfield, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Guided Walk

    Address

    Low Bradfield Post Office, Wood Fall Lane, Low Bradfield, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 6LA

    Telephone

    0114 279 2655

    Join the Friends of the Peak District for a guided walk on Stage 8 of the Boundary Walk, from Low Bradfield to Ringinglow.

  2. Add Trail Advantage - MTB Fundamentals Taster to your Itinerary

    Ringinglow Village , Shefield

    Type

    Type:

    Cycle Event

    Address

    Lady Cannings trail and Houndkirk Moor, (meet at) Norfolk Arms, Ringinglow Village, Shefield, South Yorkshire, S11 7TS

    Telephone

    07828163159

    As part of The Outdoor City Festival Of The Outdoors Trail Advantage are launching their 2020 skills program with  a 2 hour taster  session for riders who are just starting their mountain bike adventure.

  3. Add Saturday Orienteering Series 6 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Marathon / Running Event

    Address

    Norfolk Heritage Park, Guildford Avenue, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 2PL

    Telephone

    07901 912113

    This is the 6th race in South Yorkshire Orienteers' Saturday Series of events aimed at introducing adult and junior newcomers to orienteering.

  4. Add Women in Beer and Brewing Walking Tour to your Itinerary

    11-13 Angel Street, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Guided Walk

    Address

    Hop Hideout, Unit 11, Kommune, 11-13 Angel Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8LN

    Join Sheffield Beer Week director Jules Gray on this beer journey around Sheffield as she shares the intriguing history of women in beer and brewing. With Sheffield stories, people and places interwoven through the beer landscape.

  5. Add Sunnybank Volunteer Work Morning to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Wildlife & Nature Event

    Address

    Sunnybank Nature Reserve, Broomhall Place, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 2DG

    Telephone

    0114 263 4335

    Regular volunteer work days are run on a number of our nature reserves, throughout the year. Tasks can vary from footpath improvement and access works, to habitat and vegetation management.

  6. Add Wyming Brook Volunteer Work Day to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Wildlife & Nature Event

    Address

    Wyming Brook Nature Reserve, Redmires Road Car Park, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 4QX

    Telephone

    0114 263 4335

    Regular volunteer work days are run throughout the year. Tasks can vary from footpath improvement and access works, to habitat and vegetation management.

  7. Add Up And Running & Alpkit Night Run to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Marathon / Running Event

    Address

    The Workstation, 15 Paternoster Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2BX

    Telephone

    0114 278 0000

    Night run taking place from the Showroom, conveniently timed to get back just in time to watch SHAFF Run Films.

  8. Add Muck In Day - Longshaw to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Wildlife & Nature Event

    Address

    Longshaw National Trust Estate, Derbyshire, S11 7TZ

    Join the Longshaw Estate ranger team and muck in to help look after nature.

  9. Add In Conversation With Sheffield's MTB Women Of Steel to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Cycle Event

    Address

    The Workstation, 15 Paternoster Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2BX

    Join Ride Sheffield and Cotic’s Women of Steel at ShAFF for a friendly panel discussion with some of the inspiring women from Sheffield’s mountain bike scene.

  10. Add Walk Moor to your Itinerary

    Clodhall Lane, Curbar

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Event

    Address

    Eastern Moors, Curbar Gap car park, Clodhall Lane, Curbar, Derbyshire, S32 3YR

    Telephone

    0114 289 1543

    Interested in exploring new areas on the moors, getting more exercise or meeting new people? Join the Eastern Moors Partnership for their Walk Moor Programme. 

  11. Add Woodhouse Washlands Volunteer Work Day to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Wildlife & Nature Event

    Address

    Woodhouse Washlands Nature Reserve, Furnace Lane Car Park, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S13 9XB

    Telephone

    0114 263 4335

    Regular volunteer work days are run on a number of our nature reserves, throughout the year. Tasks can vary from footpath improvement and access works, to habitat and vegetation management.

  12. Add Sheffield Canal Wellness Walk to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Guided Walk

    Address

    Meadowhall South - Tinsley Tram Stop, Tinsley, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 1EA

    Telephone

    07769 931463

    Join the Canal and River Trust on the 21st March for a 3.5 mile wellness walk by water.

  13. Add Doggie Dash to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Animal Event

    Address

    Graves Park, Hemsworth Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 8LL

    A 2k walk and 5k run, with activities, stalls and food for dogs and their owners to enjoy! Search Eclipse Event Productions on Facebook and Instagram for more information!

  14. Add The Rab Climbing Works International Festival 2020 to your Itinerary

    Little London road, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Sporting Event

    Address

    The Climbing Works, Centenary Works, Little London road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 0UJ

    Telephone

    0114 250 9990

    The bouldering competition with a difference is back for 2020.

  15. Add Great Sheffield Flood Anniversary Walk Up the Loxley Valley to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Event

    Address

    Loxley Valley, meet at Malin Bridge Supertram terminus, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 4JZ

    Telephone

    0114 233 7463

    Great Sheffield Flood Anniversary Walk Up the Loxley Valley led by Malcolm Nunn

  16. Add The Magnificent Seven 2020 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Cycle Event

    Address

    Various locations around Sheffield, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

    This unique road cycling event is a cross between a sportive and a hill climb that invites participants to face seven of Sheffield’s toughest hills.

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