Summer events in Sheffield

southyorkshireThe summer holidays have finally arrived and with all the hot weather we have recently been having why not make the most of the summer events in Sheffield.

Here are some events not to be missed this August.

The South Yorkshire Festival

The South Yorkshire festival takes place at Wortley Hall on the 16th August from midday. This is a great day out for the whole family to enjoy lots of stalls brimming with crafts, food and gifts, falconry displays, face painting, coconut shy, and bouncy castles for the kids.

Beer Festival

The event will debut in Sheffield on the August Bank Holiday before being rolled out as a touring series of Beer Festivals across the country in 2015. Event-goers can expect top-grade events industry production, city-centre venues, multiple bars – branded and defined by the drinks on offer, plus music, comedy and great food.

Sheffield has been chosen for the event due to its fantastic selection of beer and its booming local brewing scene. Highlights of the Festival will include a series of specially designed bars set within a tented village covering local Ales, craft beer, wine, cider, cocktails and World Beers.

Tribfest Music Festival

Tribfest is the summer’s biggest tribute band music festival in East Yorkshire, now in its 8th year taking place at Sledmere House, Sledmere Driffield, East Yorkshire, on 14- 17th August.

The idea of Tribfest is to enable families to enjoy an affordable, fantastic, fun weekend away, whilst listening to some great live music, performed on a stage of high quality with a big screen, top lighting and sound to accompany this.

There will be 25 tribute bands playing in the VIP Marquee with lots of other fantastic music, comedy, fun and frolics around the site, including, VIP Marquee/Bar, Main Bar, Unsigned Bands, Acoustic Marquee, Laughing Bull Comedy Marquee, Freedom Road Under 20s Marquee, Karaoke/Silent Disco Marquee, Dance Marquee, KidZone, Retail Stalls and Catering Outlets.

For those of you who want to take full advantage of the outdoor festival season, camping is available for 4 days with all the regular services you would find at any other major festival are provided.

Regularly cleaned toilets, hot showers, electrical hookups, first aid, top security and fun, friendly staff.

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