Fun Things To Do In Sheffield
Looking for some fun things to do in Sheffield? From live music and bottomless brunches to scavenger hunts offering you a new way to explore the city, there's no lack of quirky activities to get involved with here. We've rounded up our top picks, so whether you're visiting for the first time or a lifer in need of weekend inspiration you've got plenty of epic options to fit into your itinerary.
A city with one of the richest musical histories in the country, Sheffield is an excellent place for gigs. From venues hosting some of the brightest young things in the biz, to those showcasing local bands and folk talent, we've got the lowdown on the best spots for live music.
Just because you can't get to the pub, doesn't mean that the fun is cancelled. These excellent online events are bringing the drinks to you with a range of interactive cocktail classes and tasting sessions that will have you sipping away from the comfort of your sofa.
Adult-only mini golf? Arcade games? Raunchy surprises? It can only be GloryHoles, the most debaucherous of things to do in Sheffield. Head on down to swing your shaft at holes across the courses, before settling down in the lounge for food and booze galore.
A quirky way to get to know the city better, this fun scavenger hunt is giving you puzzles, codes and clues that will take you around some of Sheffield's most famous landmarks and historical streets before finishing up with food and pints at a great local pub.
One of the best bars on Abbeydale Road, Picture House Social mixes excellent eats and plenty of activities. Alongside a stellar menu of freshly-made Neapolitan pizza and handcrafted cocktails you'll find bottomless brunch, ping pong tables and live performances.
Can't go out? Not a problem, because there's no better time to be staying in. The UK's best food events have risen to the challenge and taken their cool and quirky experiences online. Get ready for cookery classes, hampers and virtual dinner parties delivered to your door.
Whether you're stopping in to refuel with fresh sushi between rounds of retail therapy, or heading in for a hands-on class, YO! Sushi is a fun place to tuck into delicious plates of Japanese food. Grab something to go, or make a meal of it and pluck plates straight off their iconic conveyor belt.
Searching for fun things to do in Sheffield? Whether you're heading out on a hen or stag do, you're seeking out a student night or just fancy something quirky, Broncos Rodeo is the place for you. Expect proper American grub, cheap drinks and, of course, a bucking bronco.
Bonkers Bingo is heading to Mecca Sheffield on Flat Street for a supercharged version of the game. You can expect DJs, booze and party vibes, as well as crazy outfits, silly prizes, dance-offs and hilarious entertainment.
Following a load of sold-out shows across the UK, Reggae Bingo is set to return to Sheffield's Code. What to expect? Some of the biggest and hottest tunes in bashment, soca and reggae, as well as dance-offs, games, live performances and so much more.
Whether you're looking to treat yourself or someone else, afternoon tea at Brocco Kitchen is always an excellent idea. Their menus change seasonally but always promise tier-upon-tier of tasty finger sandwiches, scones, sweets and a glass of something fizzy.
One of the best things to do in Sheffield, this unique afternoon tea at Oisoi Gathering brings you a quirky take on the classic offering. Swapping sarnies and scones for dim sum and delicious sweet treats, the New Era Square restaurant also lets you add some very fine fizz to the mix.
Head over to Kelham Island, where, alongside craft pints and vegan comfort eats, Church - Temple of Fun is serving up a stellar programme of cool and quirky activities, from arcade games and film screenings, to dog life drawing nights.
One of the quirkiest places to eat in Sheffield, Pom Kitchen is the pink-hued hangout fronting Aussie bites and colourful sips. Perfect if you're looking for a fun brunch spot for a birthday or friendly get-together, the Ecclesall Road restaurant offers a feast for the eyes as well as the stomach.