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The Sheffield culture guide written by in-the-know locals

Our Favourite Places is a different kind of guide to a different kind of city.

A city of creative spirit, unconventional beauty and DIY culture, nestled within seven hills.

What's On

Our Picks

Theatre picks

Our picks of the shows that are taking to the Sheffield stage over the coming months – from a sound play about impending doom to a queer coming-of-age show via a festival of new performances.

Our Picks

Art picks

Head out on an art crawl of the city, with our picks of the exhibitions and artists' events on in Sheffield this March and April.

Our Picks

Comedy picks

Our Sean's guide to the city's most exciting comedy nights.

Our Picks

Music picks

Make some dates with excellent bands and artists in Sheffield, with a hand from our Tom's choice of upcoming gigs.

One Hundred Views of the Arts Tower

Mon. 11 February 2019 — Sun. 31 March 2019

Western Bank Library

A celebration a Sheffield modernist beacon, bringing together a hundred artworks shared by the public and delving into the archives.

Sharrow Lantern Carnival

Sun. 7 April 2019

Mount Pleasant Park, Abbeydale Road, S7 1BY

Each spring, a huge parade of wild and wonderful creations illuminates the streets to the south of the city.

Our Films