Culture of Sheffield

Magners Grin up North - Sheffield Comedy Festival is a month long comedy festival in October and now the largest comedy festival in England. Open Up Sheffield is an annual event over the first two weekends in May where local visual artists and fine craft workers invite the public to their studios and other venues. The Sheffield International Documentary Festival, the UK's leading documentary festival, (now known as Doc/Fest) has been run annually since 1994. Summer Sounds is a yearly two day world music event. Fright Night is a halloween festival staged in the city centre and is billed as Britain's Biggest Halloween