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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 Sheffield Canoe Club - Learn to Kayak - Pool sessions to your Itinerary

    Penistone Road

    Type

    Type:

    Sporting Event

    Address

    Hillsborough Leisure Centre (SIV), Beulah Road, Penistone Road, Sheffield, S6 2AN

    Learn to Kayak with Sheffield Canoe Club!

  2. 45 Mowbray Street, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Family Event

    Address

    The Foundry Climbing Centre, Unit 2, 45 Mowbray Street, Sheffield, S3 8EN

    Telephone

    0114 2796331

    A chance to try climbing at The Foundry Climbing Centre, Sheffield.

  3. Add Devil's Elbow Trail Day to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Cycle Event

    Address

    Shorts Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S17 3AH

    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.

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

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Address

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

    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.

  5. 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.

  6. Add Rother Valley Inclusive Cycling Taster Session to your Itinerary

    Mansfield Road, Rotherham

    Type

    Type:

    Cycle Event

    Address

    Rother Valley Country Park, Wales Bar, Mansfield Road, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S26 5PQ

    Telephone

    07958 591841

    Want to get out into the countryside?

  7. 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 festival celebrating of all things trail running with a strong fun, community feel.

  8. Add General Cemetery Tree Walk to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Wildlife & Nature Event

    Address

    Sheffield General Cemetery, Cemetery Avenue, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 8NT

    Want to learn about trees in a fun and informal way? Then join Sheffield Woodland Connections as we explore both the historic planting and current conservation efforts in the Sheffield General Cemetery.

  9. Add Centenary Riverside Volunteer Work Day to your Itinerary

    Rotherham

    Type

    Type:

    Wildlife & Nature Event

    Address

    Centenary Riverside Nature Reserve, Centenary Way, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S60 1DS

    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.

  10. Fox Valley, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Cycle Event

    Address

    Trek Bicycle Sheffield Fox Valley, Unit B12, Joseph Hayward House, Fox Valley, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S36 2AB

    Telephone

    0114 213 8020

    A beginner road bike ride to celebrate international women's day.

  11. Add Ecclesall Woods Tree Walk to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Wildlife & Nature Event

    Address

    Ecclesall Woods, Abbey Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S7 2QZ

    Want to learn about trees in a fun and informal way? Then join Sheffield Woodland Connections as we explore Ecclesall Woods, South Yorkshire's largest ancient woodland.

  12. Add Sheffield Bike Fest to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Cycle Event

    Address

    Kelham Island Museum, Alma Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8RY

    SADLY THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED BY THE ORGANISERS

  13. SHEFFIELD

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Event

    Address

    Sheaf Street, SHEFFIELD, South Yorkshire, S1 2BP

    A 6.5-mile linear walk from the Sheffield Railway Station to Norton Water Tower, via the Cholera Monument, Norfolk Heritage Park, Black Bank and the glorious ancient woodlands of the Gleadless Valley.

  14. Add Adder Emergence Amble to your Itinerary

    Baslow Road, nr Owler Bar, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Event

    Address

    Eastern Moors, Barbrook Cottage, Baslow Road, nr Owler Bar, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S17 3BQ

    Telephone

    0114 289 1543

    A gentle stroll on Big Moor looking for adders as they emerge from their winter of hibernation.

  15. Add Sheffield Canoe Club - Learn to Kayak - River Sessions to your Itinerary

    Forge Lane, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Sporting Event

    Address

    Sheffield Canoe Club Site, Dixon's Sports Ground, Forge Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 4PQ

    Learn to Kayak with Sheffield Canoe Club!

  16. Add Acts Of Rebellion Films to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Film

    Address

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

    A selection of films highlighting this year's festival theme

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