5 great things to do after 5pm in Sheffield: 15 – 21 January

Birdhouse Tea Bar and Kitchen.
Try a new tea this week, at the new Birdhouse Tea Bar and Kitchen.

Sheffield gets interesting after 5pm, so every week we are going to bring you some suggestions of great things to do in the city in the early evening. Whether it be dining, music, shopping or events, there’s always something to hang about after work for. Here are some suggestions for the 15 – 21 January.

2ndlife: Ben Jeans Houghton launch event – Bloc Projects

From 18 January – 10 February, 2ndlife, a film by Ben Jeans Houghton, will be shown at Bloc Projects on Sylvester Street. The film takes viewers on a journey from North East England, to and through Japan. The film references mythology, dream states, folklore and cyberspace throughout. The launch event will take place at Bloc Projects on 18 January from 6pm – 8pm.

Life drawing – Union St

Join Endless Love Creative at Union St on 15 January for a life drawing session that celebrates female form, creativity and community. The session is open to everyone and is suitable for beginners, with guidance available for those who want it. Tickets are priced at £10 and include a drink, doors will open at 6:30pm.

The Time Sellers – The Leadmill

The Time Sellers will play at The Leadmill on 19 January. Expect indie, punk and more from this Sheffield three piece, who formed in 2014 and since then have released debut vinyl single Down Here, played at Y Not, Tramlines and Leeds festivals aand enjoyed success in America. Catch them in Sheffield before they become the next big thing. Tickets available on The Leadmill website.

Stillwater Artisanal showcase – BrewDog

Top brewery Stillwater Artisanal will be showcasing three beers at Brewdog from 6pm from 18 – 20 January. The brewery, which is headed up by internationally renowned techno DJ Brian Strumke, will be showcasing Super Hop, Wavvy and Nordic Sour. More details on the Facebook event.

Birdhouse Tea Bar and Kitchen

Pop in and say hello to Sheffield city centre’s latest addition, Birdhouse Tea Bar and Kitchen. The Sydney Street tea bar is open until 10pm, and serves some fantastic deli boards in the evening, alongside Birdhouse teas and tea-infused cocktails. Find out more about Birdhouse Tea Bar and Kitchen.