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Saturday, November 23, 2013

1. Disney on Ice: Dare to Dream

Motorpoint Arena, today and tomorrow

Classic meets contemporary in Disney On Ice presents Dare to Dream! Join the celebration of 75 years of Disney Princess stories. Tickets £14.85-£41. Show times vary. Tel: 0114 2565656

2. Sheffield Does Vintage

Cutlers Hall, Sheffield Saturday November 23, 10.30am-4.30pm

The first ever ‘Sheffield Does Vintage’ set in the truly magnificent Cutlers Hall. Something for everyone! Entry £1. Tel: 07896840397

3. Whirlow Hall Xmas Fayre

Whirlow Hall Farm, Sheffield, Saturday November 23 & Sunday November 24, 10am-3pm

A fantastic weekend for all the family. Children go free and adult entry is £3.50. All profits are donated to the Trust. Tel:0114 2352678

4. Santa’s Magical Kingdom

Meadowhall, Sheffield, Running until December 24, 10am-4pm

There’s magic in the air as Santa arrives in his enchanting Magical Kingdom. Tickets £4.50 per child, this includes a free gift plus a child’s voucher to skate for free at iceSheffield.Tel: 0114 2568800

5. British ice skating contest

IceSheffied, Tuesday November 26 to Saturday November 30, 8am-7pm

Once again, IceSheffield has the honour of hosting the 2013 British Ice and Figure Dance Skating Championships. Tickets start from £7. Tel: 0114 2565567

6. Joseph & the Amazing 
Technicolour Dreamcoat

Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield, Tuesday November 26 to Saturday November 30

Bill Kenwright’s brilliant production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s family musical continues to enjoy huge success. This magical musical is full of unforgettable songs. Tickets start from £17. Show times vary by day. Tel: 0114 2496000

7. Christmas Crackers

Millennium Gallery, every day, 10am-5pm

Sheffield is a city full of talented, small scale producers and craftspeople making wonderful things, often entirely by hand. The Millennium Gallery is pleased to showcase some of this talent in a new fair. Over the past 11 years Christmas Crackers has established itself as one the north’s premier showcases for unique, handmade design. This year’s will feature work from over 90 of the UK’s rising talents and leading craftspeople. Free admission.

Tel: 0114 2782600

8. Oliver!

Crucible Theatre, Sheffield, Friday 29 
November through to January 25 2014

London 1853. A young orphan arrives on the streets of London with no friends, no money and nowhere to live. Packed full of joyful songs, this will be the theatrical highlight of your year. Tickets start from £17, show times vary by day.
Tel: 0114 249 6000

9. Firth Park Christmas Festival

Firth Park, Sheffield, Friday November 29, 3pm-6pm

Stalls, refreshments, fairground, 
dance, music, large marquee, Santa’s grotto, chestnuts, fire jugglers, visit by Lord Mayor, fireworks to be set off at 6pm by Rt Hon David Blunkett MP. Free entry.

Tel: 07814719126

10. Graves Park Animal Farm

Graves Park, Sheffield, open daily 9am-4pm

Perhaps Graves Park’s greatest asset is its Animal Farm, home to Highland cattle, sheep, donkeys, goats, pigs, deer, ducks, chickens, rabbits, chinchillas and lots of other animals.
Free admission.

Tel: 0114 2582452