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Sheffield Freshers 2021

September 18, 2021 | 23:00


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Join thousands of Sheffield students from both Uni Of & Hallam for a week of nonstop mayhem at the most iconic club in town.

After so long cooped away we already know this week is going to be special, as you are all finally fully let loose in the best city in the UK! 

The Leadmill has been keeping Sheffield students dancing for over 40 years with no sign of slowing down, come find out why this September.

Hit ‘Going’ & follow us on Insta (@theleadmill) to keep up to date with everything you’ll need to know, including ridiculous drink deals, special surprises & exclusive freshers news.

We’ve well and truly raised the bar for this, with a next level sound system, confetti fountains, mind blowing production and so much more. This is going to be without a doubt our biggest Freshers Week ever.


SONIC SATURDAYS – FREE PARTY – Dance where rock ‘n’ roll legends have performed at Sheffield’s undisputed home of indie. Plus the best bit is, it’s FREE entry. 

TWENTY ELEVEN – 2011 was a prime year for absolute timeless anthems, don’t believe us? Try searching it on Google. From Rihanna to Rizzle Kicks this night has something for everyone.

BATTLE OF THE UNIS – This event sells out across the UK every year. Who will claim Battle of the Unis glory & Win this year’s bragging rights?

SILENT DISCO – Our three resident DJ’s will be going head to head in the battle for the best music channel. So grab a pair of wireless headphones, switch between Chart, Indie and Rock and decide your winner.

DRAKE VS KANYE  –Fresh off the back of the release of Certified Lover Boy and Donda, Sheffield Freshers Week sees two of most influential artists come together under one roof to settle the score on who is the real G.O.A.T.

CLUB TROPICANA – Our award winning tropical paradise returns. A firm student favourite with cocktail buckets, Hawaiian shirts and music so good you’ll never want to leave.

LEADMILL FRIDAYS – The ultimate student Friday with two rooms of music and unbeatable drinks deals including 80p vodka mixers and £5 rounds.

SONIC – There’s something for everybody across 3 rooms of madness at Sheffield’s longest running club night. With a room each dedicated to indie, disco & pop punk.

ABBA PARTY – Gimme, gimme gimme a ticket to Sheffield’s biggest disco. Our ABBA party sells out every month so you won’t want to miss this one. 

WRONG CROWD –  The only place in town to hear Emo, Pop Punk & Metal classics alongside the best new music hitting the scene.



Have you got a birthday coming up on the week of these events? Drop us a message on Instagram @theleadmill (please add a link here) to find out about our special free birthday treats we can offer you and your friends.


September 18 | 23:00
October 3 | 22:00
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The Leadmill
6 Leadmill Rd
Sheffield, United Kingdom (UK) S1 4SE United Kingdom
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0114 272 7040