9 Things to do in Sheffield in August

What's On In Sheffield

We're officially into the 8th month of the year! Summer is here which means that Sheffield is buzzing with lots of fun and exciting things to do, if like me you're planning on sticking around this summer then keep reading to find the best things to do in Sheffield this summer (previous monthly editions can be found here: April / May / June / July )


2nd / 3rd - Gin and Prosecco Festival

Location: The British Oak, S20 5AY
Cost: £10+
Explore the True North Brew Gin and Prosecco Festival at the British Oak, a ticket will get you access to a fun-filled event containing live music, industry experts and delicious food as you sample lots of Gin


4th - Sheffield Urban Caving Tour

Location: Matilda Street Pocket Park
Cost: £16
Think you know Sheffield? Take a walk through the hidden rivers of downtown Sheffield and learn all about the city you thought you knew. Learn all about the history and future plans


10th / 11th - Sheffield ComicCon

Location: FlyDSA Arena, S9 2DF
Cost: £15
For the inner geek inside you embrace the Film and Comic-Con with hundreds of stalls with Film / TV and Comic Memorabilia, Panels, Autograph Sessions and so much more


17th/30th - Sheffield Bricktropolis

Location: Sheffield Centre
Cost: FREE
After the huge success last year the Sheffield Bricktropolis is back again this time with an Outer Space theme, download the new app and explore Sheffield's Outer Space Trail of galactic bricks, planets, astronauts and even aliens


18th - SUFC v Crystal Palace

Location: Bramall Lane, S24SU
Cost: £30
I've been waiting for this all summer long since the end of last season. It will be the first home game of Sheffield United's return to the premiership. If you're keen on going then look into tickets quickly as it will definitely sell out


20th - Pieces and Pizza

Location: Showroom Cafe, S1 2BX
Cost: £15
Visit the Showroom's monthly pizza and social gaming evening, with over 200 different games to play and a fully inclusive and welcoming environment it's a great place to relax and make friends


24th - Sheffield Burlesque & Cabaret

Location: Library Theatre, S1 1XZ  
Cost: £25 - £35
Visit the 4th Sheffield Burlesque & Cabaret Extravaganza showcasing the best award-winning local and international talent in Burlesque, Vaudeville, Cabaret, Circus, Magic & Variety acts. Be prepared to wonder at the fabulous cast and embrace your cheeky side 


26th -  Sheffield Fayre

Location: Norfolk Heritage Park, S2 2PL
Cost: FREE
Back for its 17th year the Sheffield Fayre is fun for all the family event with entertainers, music, dance, family funfair and lots of local delicious food and craft stalls to sample


29th -  Bottle Terrarium Workshop

Location: Meadowhall, S9 1EA
Cost: £30

Another of the amazing Meadowhall Sessions, this month my top pick is the Bottle Terrarium workshop, learn about how they survive and with a little help build your very own Terrarium to take home

Things to do in Sheffield August 2019

What are you doing this month?


4 comments

  1. There's a few things you've mentioned I wouldn't mind doing - so thank you for sharing them x

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  2. How amazing! I'll be sure to share this post with friends encase anyone is planning on going to Sheffield ☺️

    -littletinkablee

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    1. Please do! I'm always happy to give recommendations

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