Summer Event Highlights

Here's just a handful of the great events and festivals taking place in The Outdoor City this summer. See further down the page for the full event listings. 

  1. A huge public arts exhibition, The Bears of Sheffield will unite the city whilst celebrating everything that is wonderful about Sheffield and its surrounding areas, when it lands in July 2021.
    1. 12 Jul 202129 Sep 2021
  2. Grab those buckets and spades, as Sheffield by the Seaside returns to the Peace Gardens in the City Centre once again.
    1. 31 Jul 202130 Aug 2021
    2. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  3. Sheffield Music Trails
    The Leadmill presents ‘Sheffield Music Trails’ as part of the Summer in the Outdoor City events programme with Sheffield City Council.
    1. 7 Aug 2021
    2. 21 Aug 2021
    3. 28 Aug 2021
  4. The poster for Get Together
    GET TOGETHER is proud to reveal the new line-up for 2021, including BLACK HONEY, SELF ESTEEM, DREAM WIFE, THE ORIELLES, TIM BURGESS, IBIBIO SOUND MACHINE and many more.
    1. 7 Aug 20218 Aug 2021
  5. Held annually in the beautiful Sheffield Botanical Gardens, Art in the Gardens is arguably the largest outdoor art exhibition in the North of England, with artists, craft makers and visitors coming together from across the UK.
    1. 4 Sep 20215 Sep 2021
    2. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  6. Sheffield Waterfront Festival
    Sheffield Waterfront Festival is Back!
    1. 18 Sep 2021
    2. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  7. A major event in the UK's running calendar, the Sheffield Half Marathon attracts thousands of runners and spectators to the city's streets.
    1. 26 Sep 2021
    2. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  8. Strap on your boots and take in Sheffield on foot as Sheffield Walking Festival returns 10 - 19 September 2021.
    1. 10 Sep 202119 Sep 2021
  9. Sheffield Showcase
    The Sheffield Showcase is a collaborative event presenting a weekend-long programme of activity, taking place across Sheffield over the first weekend of September.
    1. 2 Sep 20215 Sep 2021
    2. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999

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  1. Park Hill, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Art Exhibition

    Address

    S1 Artspace, 1 Pat Midgley Lane, Park Hill, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 5PN

    Following a residency at S1 Artspace earlier this year, architecture students from the University of Sheffield embarked on a process of research, consultation, experimentation and design to develop three alternative proposals for the first temporary…

  2. Add Sheffield Walking Festival 2021 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Festival

    Address

    Various locations, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

    Strap on your boots and take in Sheffield on foot as Sheffield Walking Festival returns 10 - 19 September 2021.

  3. Add Opera on Location's The Prodigal Son to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Opera

    Address

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

    Opera on Location are delighted to return to live performances this summer, with an exciting modern adaptation of Debussy's award-winning one-act opera; The Prodigal Son.

  4. Add The Sheffield Pop Weekender 2021 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Music

    Address

    Sidney & Matilda, Rivelin Works, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 4RH

    Two of Sheffield’s much loved venues have teamed up for an August Bank Holiday music festival! 

  5. Add Concerteenies Playground Concerts to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Address

    Highfield Adventure Playground, Crowther Place, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S7 1BJ

    A concert for 0-7 year olds and their families!

  6. Add Concerteenies Woodland Concerts: Campfire Songs & Cauldron Spells (Martin Harwood) to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Address

    Elf Ear Wood, Unstone, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S18 4DL

    Join Concerteenies, Little Puddle People, Martin Harwood and Polly Ives for a day of quality live music and child-led learning in nature.

  7. Add Walking Workshop Sensitives Streams with Matterlurgy to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Workshop/Course

    Address

    River Porter, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

    Cool off and immerse yourself in nature with Matterlurgy's walking workshop Sensitives Streams, giving you space to explore a section on Sheffield's river Porter. 

  8. Add Rockin the Bowl 2021 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Music

    Address

    Don Valley Bowl, Worksop Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 3TL

    Telephone

    07799 954353

    Rockin the Bowl – Forged in Fire and Set in Steel will be a full scale rock and roll assault – a three dayer of massive proportions, blasting the cobwebs off Don Valley Bowl.

  9. Add Before Breakfast Live Gig to your Itinerary

    Sidney Street, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Music

    Address

    Sidney & Matilda, Rivelin Works, Sidney Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 4RH

    Telephone

    07413922665

    Following a call out to underrepresented artists earlier this year, Elephant Arch Records wanted to put on a show to celebrate some of the finalists including both the winners Before Breakfast and Weedipus.

  10. Add The Sheffield Pop Weekender 2021 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Music

    Address

    The Shakespear, 146-148 Gibraltar Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8UB

    Two of Sheffield’s much loved venues have teamed up for an August Bank Holiday music festival! 

  11. Add Concerteenies Woodland Concerts: Sounds in the Sky (Mishra) to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Children's Activity Event

    Address

    Elf Ear Wood, Unstone, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S18 4DL

    Join Concerteenies, Little Puddle People, Mishra and Polly Ives for a day of quality live music and child-led learning in nature.

  12. Add Sheffield Half Marathon 2021 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 and spectators to the city's streets.

  13. Add Hedgerow Market to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Market

    Address

    Division Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

    Independents rule at the new Hedgerow Market, a creatively vibrant street market supplying the people of Sheffield with produce, street food, music and a curated pick of makers.

  14. Add Bach, Beethoven and more performed by Ensemble 360 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Music

    Address

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

    Telephone

    0114 249 6000

    Violinist Claudia Ajmone-Marsan and pianist Tim Horton of Sheffield's very own world-class classical music group Ensemble 360 team up for this concert of violin and piano.

  15. Add Seven Hills Rugby 7s to your Itinerary

    Hathersage Road , Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Sporting Event

    Address

    Sheffield Tigers RUFC, Dore Moor, Hathersage Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S17 3AB

    Telephone

    0114 236 0075

    Come along for 5 massive tournaments: Men's Elite, Men's Social, Ladies, Vets Half Pitch and Fancy Touch.

  16. Add John Hoyland: The Last Paintings to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Art Exhibition

    Address

    Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery, Arundel Gate, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 2PP

    Telephone

    0114 278 2600

    Born in Sheffield, John Hoyland (1934-2011) is regarded as one of Britain’s leading abstract painters. To commemorate the 10th anniversary of his passing, this new exhibition in partnership with The John Hoyland Estate will showcase some of the very…

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