The following directions come courtesy of Andrew Cullen, Beer Matters Magazine Editor, Sheffield & District Campaign for Real Ale.
The Arena/Don Valley tram stop is just a couple of minutes walk across the grass bowl from Ice Sheffield, venue of the Beer Now Conference, served by trams on the Yellow route which runs from Meadowhall Interchange rail station via the City Centre, University and Hillsborough to Middlewood. Trams run every 10 minutes in the daytime and every 20 minutes in the evening, with last trams around midnight.
For visitors arriving at Sheffield rail station, connecting trams on the Blue or Purple route via Sheffield City Centre are available.
A tram dayrider ticket costs £3.90 or a weekly Megarider pass costs £13. Bus inclusive tickets are also available for just a little extra. Tickets can be purchased on board the tram from the conductor (cash only), alternatively day tickets are available on the Stagecoach Bus phone app and weekly smart card tickets can be ordered online from stagecoachbus.com.
Guides to the tram routes and bus network is attached, more information can be found at www.supertram.com or by calling Travel Line on 01709 51 51 51.