May 2022 events in Sheffield

As we start warming up for a very busy summer in Sheffield, May is also looking pretty jam-packed with a whole host of great events happening across the city.

Crowds of people sat listening to music from the bandstand at Weston Park May Fayre

The final of the World Snooker Championship, music festival Get Together and the return of Graves Park Country Show kick off the month on the May Bank Holiday weekend, but there's lots more on offer.

Several city festivals are contributing to the wide variety of events happening, with Sheffield Chamber Music Festival, Sheffield Digital Festival and the largest annual politics festival in the UK, Festival of Debate.

There's plenty of market events to choose from too, with Peddler, Pollen and Rex Market plus the new monthly Quayside Market at Victoria Quays, the Endless Love Makers Market at the Showroom Workstation and a new botanical themed event, Bloomin Marvellous in the Peace Gardens.

There's sporting events with the 10th Steel City Downhill race in Grenoside Woods and the UEFA Women's Euro 2022 Roadshow plus musicals, film screenings, gigs, Open Studios and much more. Browse our top picks below...

Sheffield events in May

Under The Bridge Stage at Get Together

Taking over the Concourse outside Sheffield University Students’ Union, Under The Bridge will run 12pm - 8pm with a FREE outdoor live music, art and street food.