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.

Tourist information Sheffield

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting Sheffield as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Sheffield

19
DEC
Russell Howard
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Award‐winning comic Russell Howard and regular on BBCs Mock The Week hits the road to bring his unique comedy style to a discerning crowd of fans.Born in Somerset England Russells awards include Zoo…

Location: 2.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

19
DEC
Russell Howard Wonderbox
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

One of Britain's funniest and most successful comedians Russell Howard returns to delight his UK audiences with his first live stand‐up tour in three years.Russell promises more of his trademark upbeat and razor‐sharp…

Location: 2.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

21
DEC
Haze Christmas Party
Shakespeare's

Christmas celebration of Sheffield based progressivefolkrockmetal band Haze.Classic rockers Haze returned last year with a new studio CD of original songs; The Last Battle features 14 new recordings by the classic Haze line‐up of the McMahon brothers and Paul Chisnell with sisters…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07977 618089
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22
DEC
White Lion Folk club/acoustic session
The White Lion

Weekly folk clubacoustic session hosted by Chris Treebeard. All welcome to sing play or just listen. All styles & abilities welcome.…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07977 618089
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24
DEC
Christmas 3 Day Festive Getaway
Halifax Hall Hotel

Relax over the festive period and let our team here at Halifax Hall take care of the cooking and cleaning while you enjoy a stress free Christmas.Christmas EveArrival from 3.00pm with complimentary mulled wine and festive pies followed by high teaChristmas DayWake…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01142 228810
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25
DEC
Christmas Day Dinner
Halifax Hall Hotel

Enjoy a freshly prepared five course Christmas Lunch in our stunning Dining RoomUpon arrival enjoy a glass of festive fizz or orange juice for arrival followed by a five course mealChristmas Lunch MenuCanap SelectionSmoked salmon roll with cucumber yogurt and dill chicken…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01142 228810
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31
DEC
New Years Eve Gala Dinner Disco
Halifax Hall Hotel

Go into the year 2015 in style with festive fizz and canaps on arrival followed by a sumptuous four course menu then dancing into the early hours.New Year's Eve Dinner MenuCanap SelectionSmoked salmon roll with cucumber yoghurt and dill chicken liver parfait…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01142 228810
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04
JAN
Johann Strauss Gala
Philharmonic Hall

Johann Strauss Gala at Philharmonic Hall in Liverpool on Sunday 04 January 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

13
JAN
FREE taster session at the Rotherham Rock Choir
Herringthorpe United Reformed Church

The Rotherham Rock Choir is led by local musician Kate Threlfall. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Kate. Rock Choir…

Location: 7 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Sheffield City Centre R
The Hall - St Mary's Church & Conference Centre

Your local Sheffield choir is run by vocal teacher Kate Threlfall. Over the past few years Rock Choir has become firmly ingrained on the national consciousness with its unique mix of en‐masse singing fundraising television appearances and emphasis on supporting local communities.…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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15
JAN
FREE taster session at the Barnsley Rock Choir
Mapplewell and Staincross Village Hall

Your local Barnsley choir is run by South Yorkshire based musician Kate Threlfall. Over the past few years Rock Choir has become firmly ingrained on the national consciousness with its unique mix of en‐masse singing fundraising television appearances and commitment to community…

Location: 14.4 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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15
JAN
FREE taster session at the West Sheffield Rock Cho
Dore and Totley United Reformed Church

The local Sheffield choir is run by vocal teacher Kate Threlfall. We are the local community choir with the national reputation ‐ join the Sheffield Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as Fantastic. Whilst retaining our community…

Location: 4.5 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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16
JAN
Slipknot
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Slipknot at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield in Sheffield on Friday 16 January 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent youWell BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison service.…

Location: 2.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
JAN
Paul Carrack
Philharmonic Hall

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

18
JAN
Tommy Emmanuel
Sheffield City Hall

Two‐time Grammy award nominee Tommy Emmanuel will come to Cambridge as part of his 50th anniversary world tour.This legendary guitarist is one of Australias most respected musicians. Tommys unique style he calls it simply finger…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
JAN
Songhoy Blues
The Harley

As part of Independent Venues week The Harley will be putting on Songhoy Blues. …

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 753434
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27
JAN
Strictly Come Dancing
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Strictly Come Dancing at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield in Sheffield on Tuesday 27 January 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Strictly Come Dancing tickets so weve done the legwork for you.Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 2.7 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
JAN
Seth Lakeman
Sheffield City Hall

English Folk musician Seth Lakeman was born and raised in Devon and along with his brothers Sam and Sean has played a variety of instruments and recorded folk music in their own band first of…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
JAN
Peace
Queens Social Club

Peace at Queens Social Club in Sheffield on Friday 30 January 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Peace live in the knowledge that…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
JAN
Sheffield Does Vintage
Cutlers Hall

THE vintage stallholders are hand‐picked and offer a wealth of knowledge gained from years of experience with each one bringing their quality affordable vintage clothing jewellery and kitchenalia. Vintage lovers can while away the hours browsing through rail after rail of fabulous…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07746 125069
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05
FEB
Hudson Taylor
Plug

Hudson Taylor at Plug in Sheffield on Thursday 05 February 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans.Let us do the legwork…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
FEB
Alexander ONeal
O2 Academy Sheffield

Alexander ONeal at O2 Academy Sheffield in Sheffield on Thursday 12 February 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans.Let us do…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
FEB
Sainsbury's Indoor British Championships
EIS Sheffield

The English Institute of Sport ‐ Sheffield will once again welcome a whole host of Britains best athletes as they compete at the Sainsburys Indoor British Championships on 14‐15 February 2015.Last year Katarina Johnson‐Thompson broke not one but two British records as…

Location: 2.6 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01217 138400
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14
FEB
Sheffield City Hall
Sheffield City Hall

The Famous Sheffield City Hall Plays Host To Another Big Soul Night Out.Join Us On Saturday February 14th For 3 Rooms Of Classic Dancefloor Favourites Presented By The Norths Best Loved Soul Djs.9pm‐2am. Be Quick It Generally Sells Out.Main Room Northern Soul…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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14
FEB
Arenacross 2015 Round 8
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Arenacross 2015 Round 8 at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield in Sheffield on Saturday 14 February 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Arenacross 2015 Round 8 tickets so weve done the legwork for you. …

Location: 2.7 milesaway
Category: Sports

14
FEB
Prides
Leadmill

Prides at Leadmill in Sheffield on Saturday 14 February 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Prides live in the knowledge that youve got…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
FEB
King Charles
Plug

When you are a classically trained musician who has mastered the guitar piano and cello in addition to singing I guess we can forgive you for taking the stage name King Charles. Real name Charles…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
FEB
Simon Amstell To Be Free
Sheffield Memorial Hall

Simon Amstell To Be Free at Sheffield Memorial Hall in Sheffield on Wednesday 18 February 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

20
FEB
Pond
Leadmill

Pond at Leadmill in Sheffield on Friday 20 February 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it.Our clever system imports all the tickets for Pond matches…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
FEB
Collabro
Sheffield City Hall

Collabro at Sheffield City Hall in Sheffield on Saturday 21 February 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent youWell BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison service.…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 19/12/2014 16:57:49