What's on inSheffield


Welcome to Sheffield

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Sheffield - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Sheffield to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Sheffield

19
FEB
Family Sunday Lunch
Tapton Hall

Prices start from £6.95 for a childrens meal. Adults £8.95 for one course £11.95 for two £13.95 for three. Booking essential.…

Location: 1.6 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01142 660051
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19
FEB
Treebeard in Concert
The Porter Cottage

Treebeard have been a popular attraction on the pub festival & beer festival circuit for many years now with regular appearances at Sheffield Derby Tamworth Newark Stockport Lincoln Stoke & Barnsley festivals as well as performing at Earls Court for the Great…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07977 618089
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19
FEB
Unique Gift Fair
Elsecar Heritage Centre

80 stalls selling a wide range of products and gifts.Come and see a mixture of handmade and bought‐in goods from local Yorkshire businesses.These will include jewellery clothing ceramics sewing country crafts photography artwork candleshomeware shabby…

Location: 8.4 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 740203
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20
FEB
Look, Make, Print!
The Cooper Gallery

Explore the Picasso exhibition guided by our artist forinspiration; then create your own print to take home. Dress for mess bring an apron or old shirt with you. Come and join us on Monday 20 Wednesday 22 andFriday 24 February. The exhibition…

Location: 12.2 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 242905
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20
FEB
Perfect Portraits at Experience Barnsley
Experience Barnsley

Add your portrait to our Fabulous Faces galley. Dropinto Experience Barnsley for a different type of craft activity each day. This is a free drop in event donations welcome. Children under 16 to be accompanied by an adult. Groups of more than…

Location: 12.1 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 772500
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21
FEB
Sweet Treats
Cannon Hall Museum

Join the cook in the Victorian kitchen to make and decorate rainbow cookies and sweet treats to take home.The event costs £9.95 per child and is suitable for children aged 5‐11. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre‐booking…

Location: 14.1 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 787944
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22
FEB
Winter Nature Trail at Worsbrough Mill
Worsbrough Mill and Country Park

Join our family nature trail and discover the winterworld. Gather found objects along the way and makean exciting piece of natural art.Places cost £4.50 per child pre‐booking is essential. Children under 16 must be accompanied…

Location: 10.2 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 740203
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23
FEB
Pizza's Galore!
Cannon Hall Museum

Have a go at Pizza making in the Victorian kitchen. Make your own dough and get creative with the toppingThe event is suitable for children aged 5‐11 places cost £9.95 per child. Booking is essential down to limited places. All children must…

Location: 14.1 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 787944
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24
FEB
John Fairhurst plus Joey Macphail
Hagglers Corner

JOHN FAIRHURST PLUS SUPPORT JOEY MACPHAILThe stand‐out guitarist to have emerged from the British bluesfolk acoustic scene a captivating storyteller breaking out into new territory with a distinctive gritty vocal style and a melting‐pot of musical influences.John Fairhurst is possibly the finest…

Location: 1 mileaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07968 822654
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24
FEB
The Superhero Activity Sessions
Lomas Hall

On Friday the 24th February 2017 at Lomas Hall. Children and adults are invited to dress up as their favourite superhero and take part in a range of activities including art science and sports. Sessions will run from 9‐11am 12‐2pm and 3‐5pm.…

Location: 3.1 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL:
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25
FEB
Print Your Family Portrait
The Cooper Gallery

Learn new skills as a family in a full day portraitworkshop with printmaking artist Louise Wright.Visit the Picasso exhibition for inspiration then learn how to sketch and print to create your own family portrait to take home.…

Location: 12.2 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 242905
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26
FEB
THE HELP FOR HEROES ROTHER VALLEY SERIES #1 DUATHL
Rother Valley Country Park

Welcome to the Help for Heroes Rother ValleySeries 1 ‐ Duathlon 2017 an event aimed ateveryone from beginners starting out in multisportevents to seasoned international and agegroup athletes looking for an early seasonopener or podium position.In its second year this will be…

Location: 7.5 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01777 719808
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26
FEB
Wedding Fayre
Tapton Hall

Lots of suppliers and stalls plus our events team is on hand to discuss what we have to offer : First 50 brides through the doors receive an I Do goody bag…

Location: 1.6 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01142 660051
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03
MAR
Manford's Comedy Club
The Lamproom Theatre

The Lamproom Theatre in Barnsley plays host to Manfords Comedy Club.This live comedy show features four brilliant comedians from around the UK personally selected by Jason Manford.A great evening of original stand‐up comedy with some top names from the touring circuit and…

Location: 12.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 220460
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03
MAR
Outlines Festival
The Harley

Outlines Festival will return to Sheffield for 2017 and this time its TWO DAYS LONG.Super‐early birds are available for the new Sheffield music festival for just £10.00 while stocks last. Theyre selling fast so dont sleep if you want to bag a…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 752288
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09
MAR
Choose Happiness - How To Transform Your Life
Millennium Galleries

At this special event open to everyone Kadam Bridget will explain how we can transform the fleeting happiness we normally experience into a path of peace joy and fulfillment that lasts.…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01142 661142
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09
MAR
Hot Metal: Full Monty Live Action Cinema
Genting Club Sheffield

For one night only experience an immersive night of cinema featuring our very own Reality Rush Full Monty dance group who dare to bare at Genting Club Sheffield. Doors open 7:00pm for 7:30pm start.THE EVENT: Celebrating the release and 20th Anniversary of…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 07756 373443
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10
MAR
The Comedy Club Rotherham
Carlton Park Hotel

Tim ClarkAn unsung hero of stand‐up comedy ‐ the current master of this underrated art The GuardianTim has been a Stand‐up comic for most of his adult life and still does over two hundred shows each year.He has appeared all over Europe…

Location: 5.9 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01709 849955
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11
MAR
Cricketing Family Fun
Experience Barnsley

Join in our childrens activity sessions and learn new skills with cricketers from Barnsleys local clubs. There are creative activities for little ones too. This is a free drop in event donations are welcome. Come and enjoy. Please visit www.experience‐barnsley.com for more…

Location: 12.1 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 772500
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11
MAR
Londons West End Take That Tribute Live & Free
Grosvenor Casino Sheffield

Take This Saturday 11th March A Night of Take That performed by Stars of Londons West End. Exceptional vocals energetic routines slick harmonies and audience participation all combine in a stunning tribute to the UKs favourite boyband.Combine this great evening with either…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 757433
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12
MAR
Panta Rei Dance Theatre performance
The Peel Centre

Dronfield Heritage Trust is pleased to announce that Panta Rei Dance Theatre is coming to Dronfield and will be performing in the Peel Centre later this year.Panta Rei Dance Theatre PRD is based in Oslo Norway and was established in 2000. They…

Location: 5.3 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07541 357662
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12
MAR
Poetry Workshop and Dementia Cafe
Experience Barnsley

Join Diane Hinchliffe an independent Emotional Health & Wellbeing Practitioner at the Barnsley Rockley Rotary Club Memory Caf. Diane brings her skills as a therapist into the creative space providing therapeutic support to individual wellbeing.This will be a social event for people…

Location: 12.1 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01226 772500
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14
MAR
FIFA 17 Tournament at Grosvenor Casino Sheffield
Grosvenor Casino Sheffield

Fancy yourself as a FIFA pro Then why not join us on Tuesday 14th March 2017 for our FIFA17 tournament If youve got silkier gamepad skills than Messi if you score more goals on a console than Ronaldo or if you just…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01142 757433
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17
MAR
Treebeard St Patrick's Day concert
Maida Vale

Treebeard have been a popular attraction on the pub festival & beer festival circuit for many years now with regular appearances at Sheffield Derby Tamworth Newark Stockport Lincoln Stoke & Barnsley festivals as well as performing at Earls Court for the Great…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07977 618089
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18
MAR
Beginners Linocut Printmaking For Adults
The Cooper Gallery

Join tutor Neil Anderson and learn all the skills neededto create your own lino print from design to production. The class is suitable for beginners with no previous experience needed.This class costs £35 per person and to book your ticket please visit…

Location: 12.2 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 242905
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18
MAR
Prince Tribute Live and Free
Grosvenor Casino Sheffield

The Prince Experience has been a year in the making and is now here to take the country by storm.Celebrating one of the greatest entertainers of all time Prince who was like James Brown Little Richard and Jimmi Hendrix all rolled into…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 757433
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20
MAR
Elvis Costello
Sheffield City Hall

Regarded by many to be one of the more influential and creative musicians of his era Elvis Costello has consistently released his unique variety of music since the late 1970s. With an individual style that…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
MAR
Non Destructive Testing 2017
IMechE Engineering Training Centre

With recent developments in NDT methods and technologies reliance on traditional methods due to standards guidelines and practice is questionable. In a landscape where inspections are asking more of NDT processes and explanation ensuring the right method is being used at the…

Location: 3.9 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2079 731260
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22
MAR
Mike The Mechanics
Sheffield City Hall

Mike The Mechanics at Sheffield City Hall in Sheffield on Wednesday 22 March 2017. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Mike The Mechanics tickets so weve done the legwork for you.Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
MAR
Exhibition Talk: Modernism and the Cooper Gallery
The Cooper Gallery

Join us for an evening talk by Melissa Gallimore artcurator and lecturer offering a unique insight into the20th century art collection at the Cooper Galley.Discover the many artists contemporary to Picassowho also created new approaches to drawing and painting. Tickets cost £5…

Location: 12.2 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01226 242905
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Tourist Attractions


Elsecar Heritage Railway

The Elsecar Heritage Railway is made up of a group of volunteers committed to the preservation, restoration and expansion of a preserved railway in South Yorkshire. EHR Volunteers carry out all duties on the railway, from driving the engines to maintaining the track.The Railway operates trains on Sundays…

Magna Science Adventure Centre

Fire Pavilion It's a frightening, fascinating, funny, high voltage experience. Go power mad. Control heat and cold. Make cables glow red hot. Paint heat patterns on the wall. Fuel machines with your hands. Stand next to a pillar of flame. Play games with fire. Say hello to a…

Millennium Galleries

Built using lottery funding, this venue is a great place for a half a day out.With a bright luncheon area and a vibrant foyer that includes two large escalators and open access to the downstairs exhibition area, the Galleries are ideal to look at rare collections and art…

147 Hot Shots

SnookerPool Hall at 147 Hot Shots in Sheffield, South Yorkshire.Contact venue on 0114‐256 2147 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

147 Snooker Club

SnookerPool Hall at 147 Snooker Club in Sheffield, South Yorkshire.Contact venue on 0114‐246 6147 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Abbeydale Golf Club

Abbeydale Golf Club ‐ golf course in Sheffield, South Yorkshire.Contact the golf course on telephone number 0114‐236 0763 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbeydale Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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Updated: 19/02/2017 17:04:59