We'll add tips for exploring the steel city closer to the AlgoMech dates, but for now here's a selection of other fantastic festivals+events happening in and around Sheffield. Please let us know if you spot anything missing.
ABANDON NORMAL DEVICES FESTIVAL
21st-24th September 2017
Festival of new cinema, digital culture and art, this year taking place in the Peak District National Park, halfway between Sheffield and Manchester. A lovely festival in an amazing location.
30th September-8th October 2017
Festival of Music, Film and Digital, celebrating ten years of success with Sensoria X.
NO BOUNDS FESTIVAL
13th-15th October 2017
A new, huge weekend of Music, Art, Technology and Dancing, put together by Sheffield's legendary warehouse techno venue Hope Works.
Cut Some Capers presents MARIE DAVIDSON (Live)
20th October 2017
Top notch electronic music from Canada, with at least one live coder amongst the support.
SHEFFIELD DESIGN WEEK
21st-29th October 2017
A full week of events around design happening across the city.
For more, see Our Favourite Places Sheffield culture guide.