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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. Sheffield Adventure Film Festival (ShAFF)
    ShAFF 2020 will take place on the weekend of March 20-22 at The Showroom Cinema.
    1. 20 Mar 202022 Mar 2020
  2. The Howard Street Dual
    Returning to the city centre for a third year, Sheffield's unique dual slalom mountain bike event, Howard Street Dual, is set to take place on Saturday 23 March.
    1. 23 Mar 2019
    2. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  3. The Big Running Weekend
    The weekend will offer a multitude of running activities that cater for both beginners and experienced runners, including led-runs, workshops, talks, coaching sessions and a chance to test exclusive shoes and kit.
  4. The Magnificent Seven
    This unique road cycling event is a cross between a sportive and a hill climb that invites participants to face seven of the Sheffield’s toughest hills.
    1. 24 Mar 2019
    2. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  5. Urban Caving
    Take an underground adventure into the rarely seen underbelly of Sheffield City Centre…
  6. Great Canal Clean Up with Paddle Boarding
    Join the Canal & River Trust for the Great Canal Clean Up. You'll get to enjoy the water from a whole new perspective as you try paddle boarding and help care for Sheffield's waterfront by removing plastic bottles and other waste, both on the water and from the riverbank.
  7. Yoga In The Winter Garden
    Weekend Sunrise Sessions

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  1. Add Concerteenies with Music in the Round (Up to 1-year-olds) to your Itinerary

    45 Surrey Street, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Music

    Address

    Upper Chapel, Channing Hall, 45 Surrey Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2LG

    Telephone

    0114 249 6000

    Ensemble 360 performs two relaxed concerts for young children and their grown-ups.

  2. Add Big Running Weekend 2020 to your Itinerary

    Abbey Lane, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Marathon / Running Event

    Address

    J G Graves Woodland Discovery Centre, Ecclesall Woods, Abbey Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S7 2QZ

    Telephone

    0114 242 2569

    The Big Running Weekend is a family friendly running festival in and around the stunning Ecclesall Woods in south west Sheffield. It is a celebration of all things trail running with a strong fun, community feel.

  3. Add Beethoven 250: Wind & Piano - Music In The Round Spring 2020 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Music

    Address

    Sheffield Upper Chapel, Norfolk Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2JD

    Telephone

    0114 249 6000

    A joyful showcase of Beethoven and more from the wind players of Ensemble 360.

  4. Add Ensemble 360 & James Gilchrist - Music In The Round Spring 2020 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Music

    Address

    Studio Theatre, 55 Norfolk Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1DA

    Telephone

    0114 249 6000

    In celebration of Ensemble 360’s new CD featuring works by Howard Skempton, this concert includes two pieces revised in 2018 especially for chamber ensemble.

  5. Add Sheffield Beer Week 2020 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Beer Festival

    Address

    Various venues, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

    Sheffield Beer Week is a week-long festival celebrating the region’s brewing landscape – old and new!

  6. Add Beethoven 250: Come & Play - Music In The Round Spring 2020 to your Itinerary

    Castle Street,, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Music

    Address

    Ko:Host, Kollider, Castle House, Castle Street,, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8LU​

    Telephone

    0114 249 6000

    Come and play along with members of Ensemble 360 and one of Sheffield’s leading orchestras, Hallam Sinfonia!

  7. Add Concerteenies with Music in the Round (1 & 2 year-olds, siblings welcome) to your Itinerary

    45 Surrey Street, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Music

    Address

    Upper Chapel, Channing Hall, 45 Surrey Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2LG

    Telephone

    0114 249 6000

    Ensemble 360 performs two relaxed concerts for young children and their grown-ups.

  8. Add Beethoven 250: Come & Play - Music In The Round Spring 2020 to your Itinerary

    Castle Street,, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Music

    Address

    Ko:Host, Kollider, Castle House, Castle Street,, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8LU​

    Telephone

    0114 249 6000

    Come and play along with members of Ensemble 360 and one of Sheffield’s leading orchestras, Hallam Sinfonia!

  9. Add Beethoven 250: Harmoniemusik - Music In The Round Spring 2020 to your Itinerary

    Castle Street,, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Music

    Address

    Ko:Host, Kollider, Castle House, Castle Street,, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8LU​

    Telephone

    0114 249 6000

    Music for wind instruments (Harmoniemusik) was regularly composed in the 18th and 19th centuries, and Beethoven’s Sextet and Octet are two of the finest examples of this genre.

  10. Add Beethoven 250: String Quartets & more - Music In The Round Spring 2020 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Music

    Address

    Sheffield Upper Chapel, Norfolk Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2JD

    Telephone

    0114 249 6000

    An evening of music that takes us to the extremes of Beethoven’s character.

  11. Add Sheffield Adventure Film Festival 2020 (ShAFF) to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Address

    Showroom Cinema, Paternoster Row, Sheffield, South Yorkhire, S1 2BX

    ShAFF 2020 will take place on the weekend of March 20-22 at The Showroom Cinema.

  12. 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.

  13. Add Ensemble 360 - Music In The Round Spring 2020 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Music

    Address

    Sheffield Upper Chapel, Norfolk Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2JD

    Telephone

    0114 249 6000

    This lunchtime concert features two of the most glorious works for violin and piano of the later Romantic period.

  14. Add Ensemble 360 - Music In The Round Spring 2020 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Music

    Address

    Sheffield Upper Chapel, Norfolk Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2JD

    Telephone

    0114 249 6000

    Matt and Tim present an enchanting fantasy world. Schumann’s pieces form a compact suite with contrasting movements, while John Ireland’s lyrical sonata is considered to be one of the composer’s finest chamber music works.

  15. Add Sheffield Half Marathon 2020 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Marathon / Running Event

    Address

    The City Centre, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

    A major event in the UK's running calendar, the Sheffield Half Marathon attracts thousands of runners of all abilities and spectators to the city's streets and raises many thousands of pounds for good causes.

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