Oxjam Sheffield is part of a nationwide series of festivals that promote local artists and help raise money for charity. The all-day event takes place on Saturday October 24 with the first bands kicking things off at 3pm and the last acts finishing at midnight. Bands will be playing at a range of venues including The Leadmill, Queens Social Club, Rutland Arms, Rocking Chair, and The Washington. The line-up so far includes local favourites such as Dead Slow Hoot, Beat The Bandit, Steel City Rhythm, Bison and TAPT and many more. Keep an eye on their Facebook page for any future announcements.
All proceeds from the event will be donated to Oxfam to help with their continued efforts to eradicate issues with poverty and welfare, worldwide. Wristbands grant entry to all 8 venues and are priced at a bargain £5. You can buy your wristbands here.