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Best of the fests

There’s always something happening in Sheffield. Here are just a few of the events that light up the city every year.

Sheffield Food Festival

May
The city centre comes alive with street food, pop-up restaurants and more.
@sheffoodfest

Doc/Fest

June
This documentary film festival is one of the biggest in the industry, attracting top filmmakers from around the world and over 25,000 festival goers.
@sheffdocfest

Tramlines

July
Tramlines is Sheffield’s biggest party, with tens of thousands of music fans taking the 15-minute tram from the city centre to watch over 70 acts across four stages at Hillsborough Park.

You can get cheap early bird tickets, but if you are on a tight budget you can see hundreds of free gigs taking place around the city centre across the weekend.
@tramlines

Sheffield Pride

July
One of Yorkshire’s biggest LGBT+ events - not to be missed.

Sensoria

September
Expect one-off gigs, unique film screenings and installations across the city.
@SensoriaFest

Celluloid Screams

October
An annual celebration of horror films old and new, with premieres, sneak previews and special guests.
@celluloidscreams

Off the Shelf

November
Meet your favourite authors and mingle with book lovers.
@otsfestival

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