Join us for a sizzling summer of big events!

Summer 2022 is looking like a busy one for Sheffield, as the city gives a warm welcome to the UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 and sees the return of several major city festivals.

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Summer Market Events

Sheffield has vibrant market scene with events taking place all year round, but summer is a particularly great time to explore and enjoy them outdoors. See our listings for market events coming up.

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Outdoor Theatre Events

Our city isn't short of fantastic outdoor spaces that also double as a great setting for open air theatre. See all the listings for the alfresco theatre performances you can enjoy in Sheffield this summer. 

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Summer Events in Sheffield


Sheffield’s inner-city festival celebrating outdoor adventure, with the BMC British Bouldering Championships at the heart on a custom built wall in a park in the city centre.

Sheffield Showcase 2022

The Sheffield Showcase is a collaborative festival from over a dozen arts and culture groups, creating a weekend-long programme of events.

Art in the Gardens

Held in Sheffield's Botanical Gardens each September, Art in the Gardens is arguably the largest outdoor art market in the North of England, with artists, craft makers and visitors coming from across the UK.

Sheffield Fayre

This FREE entry, major event is in its 19th successful year, attractions for all the family, don't miss this fantastic event.

Rockin The Bowl

Come along and help put open air rock and roll back into the Steel City. Without you… it’s just an empty field.

Popcorn! TV, Film & Comic Con Sheffield

Stars of TV and film visit the Popcorn Comic Con for a special one day event.

Pints of Sheffield Beer Festival

3 days, 9 venues and loads of local breweries showcasing their finest beers.