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The Fringe at Tramlines reveals main stage line-up

World Stage

15 June 2018 As the 10th anniversary of Tramlines draws closer, details have been released of the city centre’s free outdoor events which form ‘The Fringe at Tramlines’, presented by Sheffield City Council and Sheffield Business Improvement District (BID). The Fringe at Tramlines takes place on 21 and 22 July with performances from local acts, global music, young artists, film ...

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The Fringe at Tramlines to bring festival feel to city centre

Tramlines Festival

25 May 2018 Sheffield city centre will play host to music, entertainment and food and drink on 21 and 22 July, as The Fringe at Tramlines brings that festival feeling to the city centre. Brought together by Sheffield City Council with funding from Sheffield Business Improvement District (BID), The Fringe at Tramlines will see key areas of the city centre ...

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Sheffield Hallam teams up with city council and youth charity to make some noise about discrimination

International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia 2018

16 May 2018 Release by Sheffield Hallam University: Sheffield Hallam teams up with city council and youth charity to make some noise about discrimination Students and staff from Sheffield Hallam University are joining forces with city youth charity SAYiT and Sheffield City Council to raise awareness of biphobia, transphobia and homophobia. They are holding an event to mark the International ...

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Free family cycling festival returns to Sheffield in July

2017 11

12 April 2018 British Cycling and HSBC UK have announced that they will be returning to Sheffield in July following the success of last year’s free, family cycling event. HSBC UK Let’s Ride Sheffield (formerly Sky Ride) will take place on Sunday 15 July, when 6.5 kilometres of city centre roads will be closed to traffic to give thousands of ...

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Jurassic Kingdom is set to roar into Sheffield this May

Jurassic Kingdom 1 (3)

4 April 2018 Press Release from Jurassic Kingdom Exhibition Norfolk Heritage Park is set to be transformed into a Jurassic Kingdom this May, when the interactive, animatronic dinosaur exhibition comes to the city for two weeks The exhibition, which will see 30 life-size dinosaurs on show, will run from Saturday 26 May – Sunday 10 June* Tickets go on sale ...

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Biggest crowds yet for The Outdoor City Weekender

Sheffield's Michaela Tracy came 2nd in the CWIF women's final

3 April 2018 More people than ever turned out to watch the annual Outdoor City Weekender, an action-packed 3-day festival that celebrates Sheffield’s impressive outdoor offer. Now in its third year, the Weekender – which this year took place on 9-11 March – boasts four headline events, and a host of fringe activities that appeal to all ages and abilities. ...

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Tramlines Festival Announces Second Wave of Acts for 10th Edition

Sheffield band Milburn will perform at Tramlines10

5 March 2018 Tramlines News Release Clean Bandit, Mystery Jets, Rat Boy, Milburn, Everything Everything, Shed Seven, The Big Moon, Nina Nesbitt, Fickle Friends, High Hazels, Oddity Road and more. Once again proving itself to be a musical feast, Tramlines Festival today announces a second wave of acts to play its celebratory 10th edition, including Clean Bandit, Mystery Jets, Rat ...

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Fringe programme announced for weekend of adventure

Yoga in the Winter Garden

2 March 2018 With just days until The Outdoor City Weekender comes to venues across Sheffield, an exciting fringe programme has been announced. Now in its third year, the Weekender continues to grow year on year and with it comes a host of additional events and activities for people to try out whilst they soak up the atmosphere over the ...

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Special Olympics provides huge economic impact to Sheffield


28 February 2018 An independent report and research conducted by Sheffield Hallam University shows that Sheffield received an economic boost of over £3million during August last year due to Special Olympics GB’s National Games taking place in the city. The Games – held every four years – was the biggest disability multi-sports event in the country in 2017, with 2,600 ...

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Stars are aligned for city centre dual slalom MTB race

Last year's female winner Carrie Poole (right)

16 February 2018 After the success of the inaugural Howard Street Dual last year, the dual slalom race will once again challenge the stars of the UK mountain bike scene when it comes to the city centre on Saturday 10 March. And spectators are in for an extra treat this year as, among the impressive talent set to participate, are ...

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New hub for Magnificent Seven cycle race

Magnificent Seven

7 February 2018 The Magnificent Seven cycle race will have a new base when it returns to Sheffield for the third time on Sunday 11 March. The event will start and finish in Bradfield – a picturesque Peak District village which sits within the Sheffield boundary just seven miles outside of the city centre – to allow more entries and ...

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Tramlines Festival moves site for 10th year

Tramlines Festival

30 January 2018 News release from Tramlines Festival Sheffield’s Hillsborough Park to become host for 10th edition of Tramlines Festival featuring various stages of music, comedy, cinema, and its biggest lineup yet. Sheffield’s inner-city music festival, Tramlines, will host its 10th anniversary at Hillsborough Park from Friday 20th – Sunday 22nd July 2018. The celebratory move will mark the first ...

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Entries now open for 24-hour run in Sheffield park

Thunder Run

Released on behalf of PVS Events 29 January 2018 A 24-hour run event is being held in Graves Park, Sheffield, this September. Scimitar Thunder Run: Steel City 24 will take place over the weekend of 1 and 2 September 2018. Hundreds of runners of all abilities will be coming to test their mettle and see how many 5km laps they can ...

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The Outdoor City Weekender returns to Sheffield

Howard Street Dual

24 January 2018 The Outdoor City Weekender returns to Sheffield for a third helping from 9 to 11 March and promises another action-packed weekend of fun and adventure. The Weekender revolves around four headline events: the Sheffield Adventure Film Festival, renowned bouldering competition the Rab Climbing Works International Festival, inner-city mountain bike dual slalom the Howard Street Dual and the ...

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