Events

Flaxivity Youth Centre, Shrewsbury

Sat 11 Jul 2015

Flaxivity Youth Centre, Spring Gardens, Shrewsbury, SY1 2SZ
Event organised by The Friends of Flaxmill Maltings who were formed in August 2010 in response to the public consultation and growing interest and enthusiasm for the development of the Flax Mill Maltings amongst the community. Our Vision is that: The Flaxmill Maltings is brough...


Thimblemill Library, Smethwick

Sun 12 Jul 2015

Thimblemill Library,Thimblemill Road, Smethwick, West Midlands, B67 5RJ
Event organised by The Friends of Thimblemill Library who are an active friends group, helping to bring live music and theatre to Thimblemill Library On offer at this event will be performances by a local Jazz band, choir, local singers, Ukelele lessions and a drumming worksho...


The Arboretum, Lincoln

Sun 19 Jul 2015

The Arboretum, Monks Road, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN2 5HU
Event organised by Action LN2.  Action LN2 are a volunteer community group based in Lincoln. We are focused in making the LN2 area a better place to live; we have done Litter Picks as well as the OBG event. Check out their Facebook page The event Community music festivals r...


Barford Village Hall & Playing Field, Norfolk

Sat 11 Jul 2015

Barford Village Hall & Playing Field, Chapel St, Barford, Norfolk, NR9 4AB
Event organised by Friends of Barford School www.thebarfordfestival.co.uk Check out their Facebook page   About the event Gates open at 2pm for fantastic entertainment, cool creative art/drama workshops, brilliant live music, delicious drinks and gorgeous grub! Keep check...


Showrunners Showboat on Mersey Ferries, Liverpool

Sat 11 Jul 2015

Liverpool, Birkehead and Seacombe Ferry Terminals, L3 1DP
Event organised by Showrunners  Follow them on Twitter @showrunnersnet.tv Showrunners is a BAME-led music and creative arts organisation working across the North West - particularly in Greater Manchester and Merseyside delivering high-quality music, dance and creative arts pro...


Sound of the Suburbs Bradford

Sat 11 Jul 2015

Centenary Square, Bradford
Sound of the Suburbs is part of Bradford's fantastic annual Urban Festival. We'll be programming an utterly amazing day of the best UK and local urban music acts, street dance, visual art and more!! Taking place on Sat July 11 in Centenary Square, Bradford - right in the city ce...


Mint Street Park, Southwark

Sat 18 Jul 2015

Mint Street Park, off Marshalsea Road, Southwark SE1 1QP
Mark your calendars for the second annual Mint Street Music Festival on Saturday, 18 July 2015! Back bigger and better after last summer’s fantastic launch, Mint Street Music Festival is bringing an eclectic mix of sounds to an audience of all ages at Mint Street Park, SE1 at M...


IVO Tottenham Multi-purpose Centre

Sat 18 Jul 2015

IVO Tottenham Multi-purpose Centre, 123 High Cross Road, Tottenham, Haringey, N17 9NR
Event organised by Innovative Vision Organisation (IVO) We are a charity we promote health, culture and education, we are also celebrating 20 years of delivering  community services in Tottenham and across London. Check out their Facebook Page and Follow them on Twitter @IVOU...


The Engine Room, Skelmersdale

Sat 11 Jul 2015

The Engine Room, 14 Westgate, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, WN8 8AZ
A feast of family friendly music all day with our 2 stages, free food and childrens entertainment. Event organised by The Engine Rooms The Engine Rooms is a dynamic, community-based venue offering a huge range of activities and entertainment. From music tuition, rehearsal rooms...


The Jean Stansfield Park, Poulton-Le-Fylde

Sat 11 Jul 2015

The Jean Stansfield Park, Vicarage Road, Poulton Le Fylde, Lancashire, FY6 7JQ
Event organised by Friends of Jean Stansfield/Vicarage Park The Friends Of JSVP, Are a group of volunteers who are trying to improve the play areas and facilities on Jean Stansfield and who have organised many events for our Town including the very successful Our Big Gig . We ha...


Market Cross, Ulverston

Sat 11 Jul 2015

Market Street, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 7LT
Furness Tradition is run entirely by volunteers who aim to promote the folk music traditions of Cumbria, especially Furness. It is a registered charity (no 1123291) established in 2008. As well as running workshops in schools and the community, we organise an annual festival in ...


The Opera Field (West Park), Victoria Park, Tower Hamlets

Sun 12 Jul 2015

The Opera Field (West Park), Victoria Park, London, Greater London,
Event organised by Victoria Park Friends Group who are the friends group for The People's Park, 18 Hectars of open space in East London, they program The Bandstand over the summer, hold public meetings, run a Gardening Group (Vicky's Veg) and more! Check out their Facebook pa...


Market Place, Brigg

Sat 11 Jul 2015

Market Place, Brigg North Lincolnshire DN20 8ES
Event organised by Brigg Gigs at Pastimes for the Brigg community and local charities.On Saturday 11th July 2015 we are presenting Our Big Gig the third annual charity event centered around the Bandstand and Buttercross in the Market Place in Brigg North Lincolnshire.It is same f...


Windmill Gardens, Lambeth

Sun 12 Jul 2015

Windmill Gardens (west end of Blenheim Gardens), off Brixton Hill, Lambeth, Greater London, SW2 5EU
Steel drum community event with workshops for making simple percussion instruments. Learn to play steel pan and join in with a final performance with singing and music making. Tuition provided by professional musicians in a safe park environment beside the historic Brixton Windmi...


Woking Park, Woking

Sun 19 Jul 2015

Woking Park, Kingfield Road, Woking, GU22 9BA
Event organised by The Phoenix Cultural Centre who are a community project who are working towards getting our town it's first live music venue to promote original live music that will also be a cultural centre as Woking has the most ethnically diverse communities in Surrey. Th...


Queensmere Shopping Centre, Slough

Fri 10 Jul 2015

High Street Slough, SL1 1DG
Creative Junction have programmed a fantastic diverse range of music acts that represent the rich musical culture and heritage of Slough: the event will showcase some fabulous Slough talent including young local musicians and emerging as well as established acts. Performers will ...


Page Park, Staple Hill

Sat 11 Jul 2015

Page Park, Broad Street, Staple Hill, South Glos, BS16 5LB
  Event organised by Westerly Showband Westerley Showband are an amateur wind orchestra plus a teaching group. Their aim is to educate the everyone about wind band music by providing playing facilities and by teaching. They also provide music for the community at local event...


Leeds Central Library

Sat 11 Jul 2015

Leeds Central Library, Calverley Street, Leeds, LS1 3AB
Event organised by Leeds Library and Information Service which is a public Library Service providing wide range of activities to the public in the Leeds area and beyond. Facebook Flickr Twitter YouTube The Event Performances mainly showcasing young people from local Music...


Woodend, Scarborough

Sun 12 Jul 2015

The Crescent, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2PW
Come and hear a wide range of fantastic music : from Scarborough Jazz; blues from The Den; disco from Mister Tooley and more to be announced. Bring the family and a picnic for a great day out in the beautiful Woodend gardens. Event organised by Amnesty International Scarborough...


Shard Fest, Birmingham

Sat 11 Jul 2015

Norman Chamberlain Recreation Ground, Packington Avenue, Shard End, Birmingham, B34 7SA
ShardFest is an annual festival of music, dance and entertainment for the whole community. It will be a teo day event on Saturday July 11th and Sunday July 12th. Our Big Gig will be part of the attractions on the Saturday. As well as live music, singing and dance there are side s...


Diamond Jubilee Gardens, Twickenham

Sat 11 Jul 2015

The Embankment, Twickenham, Greater London, TW1 3SU
A community music celebration in Twickenham Embankment's Diamond Jubilee Gardens. Live performances to entertain and to inspire people to take part in local music making opportunities. Our Big Gig, Twickenham is part of a wider community music celebration which will take place a...


St Michael & All Angels Church, Stonebridge

Sat 11 Jul 2015

St Michael & All Angels Church, Hillside, Stonebridge, NW10 8LB
Event organised by St Michael's Youth Project, formed in 1996, which is dedicated to encouraging participation in the arts and using music to transform lives. St Michaels Youth Project's Mission is to raise self esteem and self worth of children and young people and provide ed...


Groove Academy, Hampton

Fri 10 Jul 2015

Hampton Youth Project, 32 Tangley Park Road, Hampton, Middlesex, TW12 3YH
Groove Academy will run a music-taster session for primary school children in partnership with The Family Centre, Tangley Park. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Groove-Academy/137537623074561?fref=ts Access & Travel R70 and 111 bus alighting at the Nurserylands Shopping Cent...


The White House Community Centre, Hampton

Fri 10 Jul 2015

The White House Community Centre, 45 The Avenue, Hampton, TW12 3RN
Groove Academy, in partnership with the YMCA are running a band night for local young musicians and performing artists to come and perform at this great local venue. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Groove-Academy/137537623074561?fref=ts Access & Travel 111 bus and R70 both ...


Hampton Square

Sun 12 Jul 2015

Tangley Park Road, Hampton, Middlesex, TW12 3YH
Music Festival and Community Fun Day finishing at 8pm and moving on to the Hampton Pub (Hampton Square from 8.30pm) Event organised by Groove Academy https://www.facebook.com/pages/Groove-Academy/137537623074561?fref=ts Access & Travel R70 bus goes from Richmond Train Sta...


Vintry Garden, St Albans

Sat 11 Jul 2015

Vintry Garden, Sumpter Yard, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL3 4ED
As part of St Albans International Festival Fringe, St Albans Arts Team present an afternoon of eclectic summer sounds in the beauteous surrounds of Vintry Garden next to St Albans Cathedral. Live acts will include Hill Street Blues Band, Rae Kelly, The Tuesday Club, Fat Walte...


Staindrop CE Primary School

Sun 12 Jul 2015

Swan Wynd, Staindrop, Darlington, DL2 3NL
Back to the Future - Community Music event showcasing local bands and performers covering every decade from the 60's to present day. Event organised by 1st Staindrop Scouts www.staindropscouts.org.uk Genres of Music Punk, New Age, Rock, acoustic, folk, rhythm and blues Socia...


Assembly Hall at Burnholme Community Hub

Sat 11 Jul 2015

Burnholme Community Hub, Bad Bargain Lane, York, YO31 OGW
A mammoth gig featuring performances by local children, teenagers, and adults - and to include performances by young people with learning disabilities. Event organised by Tang Hall SMART Ltd Genres of Music A variety of popular music: rock, rap, pop, soul etc Travel & Ac...


Bowburn Community Centre, Durham

Fri 10 Jul 2015

Bowburn Community Centre, Durham Road, Bowburn, Durham, DH6 5AT
Bowburn Banner Group present a community event including brass band music. Collects, conserves, displays, promotes miners’ lodge banners and other aspects of mining community culture & heritage Social Media Links http://www.bannergroup.bowburn.net/index.htm    https:...


Acocks Green Recreation Ground

Sat 04 Jul 2015

Corner of Fox Hollies Road and Westley Road, Acocks Green, Birmingham, B27 7NS
Acocks Green Carnival is an annual community celebration that takes place every year on the first Saturday of July. Join us on Saturday 4th July 2015 www.facebook.com/acocksgreencarnival https://www.facebook.com/events/379212138942189/ About the event We really hope you can c...


Sound Minds, Battersea

Sat 11 Jul 2015

The Candlemaker, 136 Battersea High Street, SW11 3JR
Event organised by Sound Minds  Performers from Sound Minds and the Battersea area take over this popular local pub for a sunny afternoon of musical adventures. On offer will be a selection of Blues, reggae, indie, rap, rock, and the Sound Minds Community choir Travel 44 bu...


South Molton Town Square

Sat 11 Jul 2015

South Molton Town Square, South Molton, N.Devon
The South Molton Town Band will be playing in the town square on Saturday 11th July, to entertain the Saturday morning shoppers. SMTB is  a very popular band in N Devon, known for entertaining throughout the area. Been in existence for   over 100 years, and currently a third ...


The Mechanics Institute & St Lawrence Church, Eyam.

Sat 11 Jul 2015

St Lawrence Church, Church Street, Eyam, S32 5QH
Our Big Gig Eyam is a full day of music-making with opportunity both to get involved or to simply listen. We begin at 11.00 with an opportunity to try your hand at bell ringing. On the Rectory Lawn the younger members of the community will gather for their Teddy Bear's Picnic ...


St Andrews House, Mapperley

Fri 10 Jun 2016

59 Digby Avenue, Mapperley
The Gedling Homes Singers will entertain the new residents at St Andrews which is reopening at the end of May 2015 following a refurbishment. It is hoped that some of the new residents will enjoy the event so much that they will join the Singers. Event organised by Gedling Home...


The Park Pavilion Cafe, Devonport

Sun 12 Jul 2015

Devonport Park. Devonport, Plymouth, PL1 4BU
Event organised by Real Friends Group & The Park Pavilion Cafe, Devonport Park. The Real Friends Group is a voluntary community and social group based in Devonport Park A variety music show on the beautiful Bandstand in Devonport Park   Lipstick & Lashes – Abba &a...


Roots Music Club, Doncaster

Fri 10 Jul 2015

Doncaster Brewery Tap, 7 Yound Street, Doncaster, DN1 3EL
Billy Mitchell www.billymitchell.co.uk ex Lead singer from the famous North East band Lindisfarne will perform classic songs from his extensive back catalogue. Access and Travel Car Park Opposite 15 metres. On a bus route and 5 minutes walk from Doncaster Transport Interchange ...


Arthur Terry School, Sutton Coldfield

Fri 10 Jul 2015

Kittoe Rd Four Oaks, Sutton Coldfield, B74 4RZ
Evening full of entertainment from a wide range of performers. Something to suit everyone! Access & Travel By train - cross city line - exit at Butlers Lane Stataion...


Anglers Rest, Bamford

Fri 10 Jul 2015

Taggs Knoll, Hope Valley S33 0BQ
Gig in the Pub is a biannual event showcasing local young musical talent from across the Hope Valley. It is held at Bamford's community hub, the Anglers Rest, which is owned by the local community. Bamford Community Arts & Crafts (BCAC) hosts a twice yearly event for young m...


Blake Gardens, Bridgwater

Sun 12 Jul 2015

Blake Gardens Bandstand, Binford Place, Bridgwater,Somerset, TA6 3NZ
Our Big Gig in Bridgwater kicks off the Blake Gardens summer music festival, organised by Superact in association with Bridgwater Town Council. For the first of the concerts on 12th July we will have an extra special afternoon of entertainments featuring diverse local musical ta...


Providence Arts Centre, Chagford

Fri 03 Jul 2015

Throwleigh, nr Chagford, EX20 2HZ
Event organised by Shumba Arts who offer high quality workshops in drumming, music, song and dance. We are inspired by the music and culture of the African Diaspora. Check out their Facebook page   About the event Drum circle and Reggae party – open to all Drum circle wi...


New Brighton Community Centre

Sun 12 Jul 2015

1a Hope St, Wallasey, Merseyside, CH45 2LN
New Brighton Community Centre provides invaluable help and support for the people of New Brighton running a range of community projects and programmes and helping local people on their doorstep.They run creative projects in partnership with youth organisations, schools and detach...


The As You Are Centre, Southwick

Sat 11 Jul 2015

45 Southwick Street, Southwick, BN42 4TH
Event organised by the As You Are Centre www.asyouarecentre.co.uk who offer a low cost counselling service. About the event Sessions of music therapy and chance to watch the film Alive inside about music therapy and Dementia  Alive In side; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=...


Wiveliscombe Primary School

Sat 11 Jul 2015

Wiveliscombe Primary School, Wiveliscombe, Somerset, TA4 2AB
High Park musicians are playing for the end of term Primary school fete.  http://www.highparkcommunitymusicproject.org.uk/ The High Park Music Project offers children from within the 10 Parishes surrounding Wiveliscombe in Somerset an affordable opportunity to learn to play Cl...


Rylstone Gardens Bandstand, Isle of Wight

Sun 12 Jul 2015

Rylstone Gardens, Popham Road, Shanklin, Isle of Wight, PO37 6RG
Shanklin Town Brass Band will be appearing at Rylstone Gardens.\nWe will be preforming an open air musical concert from classical to modern music \nstart time 3pm-4.15pm www.shanklintownbrassband.org.uk Parking Parking available outside the park or car park in the old village ...


Blenheim Gardens Bandstand, Minehead

Sat 11 Jul 2015

Blenheim Gardens Bandstand, Blenheim Road, Minehead, Somerset
Event presented by Minehead Events Group which consists of representatives of local organisations, bringing events to Minehead. http://www/facebook.com/MineheadEventsGroup Performers Wells City Band Wells City Band is a friendly and warm group of amateur brass musicians, prov...


Southend Bandstand

Sat 11 Jul 2015

Southend Bandstand, Priory Park, Southend on Sea, SS2 6NB
Event organised by Southend on Sea Borough Council Performance by Westcliff High School for Girls Jazz band...


Southend Bandstand

Sun 12 Jul 2015

Southend Bandstand, Priory Park, Southend on Sea, SS2 6NB
Event organised by Southend on Sea Borough Council Performance from Butler/Crawford Duo – Guitar and Vocals...


Mile End Park, Tower Hamlets

Sat 11 Jul 2015

Mile End Park Art Pavilion, Mile End Park, London E3 4QY
EXTRA Tower Hamlets Saturday 11th July 12pm - 7pm  Mile End Park Art Pavilion, Mile End Park, London E3 4QY    Our Big Gig EXTRA is bringing the community of Tower Hamlets together through music, with a series of workshops and information events across the borough, leadin...


Bristol Fusion Dance, Kuumba Arts Centre

Sat 11 Jul 2015

20-23 Hepburn Road St Pauls, BS2 8UD
Event organised by Bristol Dance Fusion - a dance based community organisation Join dance activist Cleo Lake alongside Krump dance artist Jay Kellias for an afternoon of dance creation and expression to some amazing music and including the following workshops / sessions: ...


All things Morris, Ilfracombe

Sat 11 Jul 2015

Ilfracombe Seafront, Landmark, Harbour & Fore Street
Event organised by Events4Ilfracombe a community group set up to bothy run events and to provide support to other organisations & individuals putting on events in Ilfracombe. https://www.facebook.com/VISITilfracombe As the name says this events is a celebration of All Thin...


Vivary Park, Taunton

Fri 10 Jul 2015

Vivary Park, Mount Street, Taunton, TA1 3QE
Our Big Gig on Friday 10th July in Vivary Park Bandstand, Taunton: 5pm-6pm. It's free! All welcome. This will be a great opportunity for Hestercombe Centre for Young Musicians' students to have a different sort of outdoor performance experience and to serve the wider communit...