5 great things to do after 5pm in Sheffield: 6 – 12 August

See The Skatalites take over Plug on Wednesday
See The Skatalites take over Plug on Wednesday

Another week brings a fresh batch of opportunities for you to enjoy #SheffAfter5. Whether you’re up for some live music, trying out some new and unusual drinks or you just fancy some great value grub after work, Sheffield is ready and waiting for you. To stay in the loop on all things happening in the city after 5pm, make sure to use #SheffAfter5 on Twitter and Instagram.

Dine & Discover: Rum tasting evening at Revolucion de Cuba, Mappin Street, 6 August, 7pm, £10

You’re invited to an exclusive Dine & Discover evening of rum tasting! Whether you love rum or the spirit is still a mystery to you, this tasting event will open your eyes and your taste buds.

For £10, explore rum’s many unusual flavours and try out five of the most characteristic – plus enjoy a schooner of Mahou, a traditional ‘Dark and Stormy’ cocktail and various tapas canapes to keep you going. To book onto this exclusive event, call on 0114 2799250 or send an email to sheffieldbookings@revoluciondecuba.com.

Places are limited, and booking is required. Over 18s only. Please drink responsibly.

Burger & Beer Tuesdays, The Devonshire, 7 August, 5pm, £10

From 5pm, The Devonshire has your back for after-work food and drinks. For £10, nab yourself a burger and a drink (see in-store for further details on which) and wind down after a few hectic days at work. Served in a sweet potato bun with fries and house slaw, choose from a house burger, buttermilk chicken burger, gourmet burger or seitan burger. Nice one.

The Skatalites at Plug, Plug, 8 August, 7pm, £22.40

Featured in our summer edition of unmissable music to catch in Sheffield, the originators of ska, rocksteady and reggae, The Skatalites bring their feel-good music to Plug, with support from Jungle Lion, Solar Love Society and Trojan Explosion DJs this Wednesday . Tickets here.

Fanzine Wednesday, BrewDog Sheffield, 8 August, 6pm

Every fortnight, BrewDog launches three new mystery beers (and by mystery, we mean not even staff know what they’ll be) for enjoyment at its bar on Devonshire Street. With the potential to be anything from a stout, sour, IPA, pilsner or brown ale, head down to find out what they’ll be this time around.

Dine & Discover: exclusive offer available at Revolucion de Cuba, throughout August

Throughout August, diners will be able to make use of an exclusive Dine & Discover offer – three tapas dishes for £10 (offer valid Monday-Friday until 10pm) when quoting 'Dine & Discover' when ordering – as part of our focus on the venue. Get yourself down and enjoy fantastic dishes at great value and soak up some chilled-out Cuban vibes listening to some great live music (Revolucion de Cuba run live music five nights a week every week!).