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. Add Sheffield Music Trails to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Music

    Address

    Various venues, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

    Telephone

    0114 2727 040

    The Leadmill presents ‘Sheffield Music Trails’ as part of the Summer in the Outdoor City events programme with Sheffield City Council. 

  2. Add Try a Change of Air to Ease Thy Gout - Sheffield Walking Festival 2021 to your Itinerary

    Stocksbridge, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Festival

    Address

    Unsliven Bridge, Unsliven Road/Smithy Moor Lane, Stocksbridge, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S36 1JJ

    A moderate walk in the countryside near Stocksbridge.

  3. Add Sheffield's Lakeland - More Hall & Broomhead - Sheffield Walking Festival 2021 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Festival

    Address

    More Hall Lane, Deepcar, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

    A beautiful walk in Sheffield's Lakeland.

  4. 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.

  5. Add Art in the Gardens 2021 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Art Exhibition

    Address

    Sheffield Botanical Gardens, Clarkehouse Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 2LN

    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.

  6. 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.

  7. Add Groan Ups to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Musical

    Address

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

    Telephone

    0114 249 6000

    Something a little different from the creators of The Play That Goes Wrong…

  8. Add Night of the Living Dead & Demons double-bill to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Film

    Address

    The Abbeydale Picture House, 387 Abbeydale Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S7 1FS

    On Bank Holiday Sunday August 29th, Reel Steel presents a double-bill of classic horror at Sheffield's historic Abbeydale Picture House - Night of the Living Dead (1968), back-to-back with Demons (1985).

  9. Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Photography Event

    Address

    Sheffield Round Walk, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

    While the main Photomarathon Sheffield event is on a break for 2021, you’re invited to join in a mini edition at your own pace this July. This time, it’s a special Sheffield Round Walk edition.

  10. Add Looking Good Dead to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Play

    Address

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

    Telephone

    0114 249 6000

    The thrilling Roy Grace series comes to Sheffield with the world premiere stage production of Looking Good Dead, starring Adam Woodyatt and Gaynor Faye.

  11. Add Concerteenies Woodland Concerts: Simply Strings Quartet 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, Simply Strings Trio and Polly Ives for a day of quality live music and child-led learning in nature for 2-6 year olds.

  12. Add Lovefool presented by Rachel E. Thorn to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Play

    Address

    Theatre Deli, 202 Eyre Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 4QZ

    Telephone

    0114 278 6500

    What if the last time you dated, you were doused in Impulse Body Spray and The Spice Girls were at number one?

  13. Add Sheffield Old Town: Echoes of the Past - Sheffield Walking Festival 2021 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Festival

    Address

    Sheffield Cathedral, Church Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1HA

    A fascinating walk along the canal basin, by the River Don and through the city centre to learn about Sheffield’s Industrial Heritage.

  14. Add Sheffield - A Civilised Place - Sheffield Walking Festival 2021 to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Festival

    Address

    Sheffield Cathedral, Church Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1HA

    Sheffield is a civilised city and this walk shows something of how this has been achieved.

  15. 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. 

  16. Add Beethoven String Quartets 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

    Ensemble 360 continues its exploration of the full arch of Beethoven’s string quartets with a performance of the composer's String Quartet Op.18 No.6 and Op.131 Quartet.

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