The Friday Residency


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The Friday Residency

The Friday Residency continues in full swing for 2023!

While our café remains closed, the bar is open every Friday 5-Late. Enjoy a diverse array of DJ performances, including local legends, back 2 back specials, collective takeovers, versus battles, genre-themed evenings, record store collaborations, and special guest international DJs. And to whet your appetites, we’ve introduced weekly pop-up kitchens, so you can savour delicious dishes as you groove to eclectic tunes. The full Q2 schedule can be found below.

Every Friday, live DJs play an eclectic selection of music from 5 pm till late.

Always Free Entry

A perfect soundtrack to kickstart your weekend
Experience incredible music
Relax in a cosy, intimate bar setting
Enjoy enticing food and drink deals
Engage with our warm and friendly staff
Conveniently located just a short stroll from town

Q2 Schedule:

The Friday Residency:

  • 07/04/2023 Global Grooves with Ras Myles and LONO//MONO
  • 14/04/2023 In The Window Takeover
  • 21/04/2023 Kinsey’s Kitchen
  • 28/04/2023 Special Guest soon to be announced
  • 05/05/2023 Alto Radio Takeover
  • 12/05/2023 OST Presents
  • 19/05/2023 A Night In The Tangle W/ Justin Robertson {Special}
  • 26/05/2023 Cocomaria {Special}
  • 02/06/2023 Dman&Friends
  • 09/06/2023 Souq Sounds
  • 16/06/2023 Bruk Club
  • 23/06/2023 Azucar Presents: Mami Chula & Friends
  • 30/06/2023 Duke Residents

Current Pop-Up Kitchens:

  • 07/04/2023 Pin’s Patties Jamaican
  • 14/04/2023 Spuds & Bros Poutine
  • 21/04/2023 Kinsey Hayden
  • 28/04/2023 Little Yellow Rice Co Malaysian
  • 05/05/2023 Kanto Leeds Asian Fusion



  1. What time does the Friday Residency start and end? Doors open at 4 pm, DJs start at 5 pm and go on until late.
  2. Is there an entrance fee? No, entry to the Friday Residency is always free.
  3. Can I reserve a table for the event? As of spring 2023, you can now book tables with us, just get in contact on our socials or give us a call 0113 245 9487
  4. How often do the pop-up kitchens change? Pop-up kitchens change every week, offering a fresh and diverse dining experience.
  5. Can I submit a request to perform as a DJ at the Friday Residency? We generally curate the lineups ourselves meticulously, however, it can’t hurt to be made aware of new exciting DJs & Collectives, send us an email at [email protected]
  6. Are there any age restrictions for attending the Friday Residency? All ages are welcome until 9 pm; after that time, the event is restricted to those aged 18 and above.
  7. Is the event wheelchair accessible? Sheaf St is a wheelchair-accessible venue via a temporary ramp, ask one of our friendly staff on arrival and we’ll put it out.
  8. Can I bring my own food to the event? As a sign of respect to anyone running a pop-up kitchen, we would kindly ask no outside food be brought into the venue, unless specified by us elsewhere.
  9. Are there any drink specials or promotions during the Friday Residency? We regularly run a selection of well-priced alcoholic drinks, in addition to weekly special drink deals. Current drinks deals: 4 shots for the price of 3 or a bottle of prosecco for £25 between 4 pm and 10 pm
  10. How can I stay updated on upcoming DJs and pop-up kitchens? Keep updated here on the website for the full listings, or on our socials:
ig: @sheafst