Events

Burnholme Community Centre, York

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Burnholme Community Centre, Bad Bargain Lane, Tang Hall, York, YO31 0GW
Event organised by Tang Hall SMART  Tang Hall Rock School is part of Tang Hall SMART Ltd, a newly formed Social Enterprise, dedicated to encouraging participation in the arts, sport and technology. Tang Hall Rock school operates on the assumption that music is for everyone and...


Manse Road, Dirleton

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Manse Road, Direlton, EH39 5ER
Event organised by Dirleton Fete & Games who raise money for local charities and good causes. We put on an annual fete and provide a venue for local musicians to perform. Programme The Rhythm Female fronted covers band  Callum Hall 3 Piece Electric Blues  Tom Vevers...


Resonate Arts House, Alloa

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Units A3 & A4, North Castle Street, Alloa, Alloa and Clackmannanshire,.FK10 1EU
Event organised by Resonate Arts House which is a not-for-profit, community led organisation and we love having fun with music! Follow them on Twitter @Head2Green and check out their Facebook page  Programme Resonating the Our Big Gig Music Community in Clackmannanshire an...


Huddersfield Carnival, Greenhead Park, Huddersfield

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Greenhead Park, Trinity Street, Huddersfield, HD1 4DT
Event organised by Huddersfield Carnival Committee HACCT.  HACCT has organised the Huddersfield Carnival, in conjunction with Kirklees Council for the past 30 years.  It is one of the most important events to take place on the Kirklees social calendar and one of the biggest ...


The Acacia Centre, Kirkby in Ashfield

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Acacia Centre, Acacia Avenue, Annesley Woodhouse, Nottinghamshire, NG17 9BH
Event organised by The Acacia Radio Association Acacia Radio Association is a project developed and run by volunteers. They have a centre based radio station which also streams over the internet. At the moment they have around 30 volunteers. They are a non profit making organisa...


Bowburn Community Centre

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Bowburn Community Centre, Durham Road, Bowburn, Durham, DH6 5AT
Event organised by Bowburn Banner Group who celebrate the mining heritage of our village and the Durham coalfield, through the display and use of miners' lodge banners, holding community events and promoting brass band music. Their aim is to advance the education of the reside...


Kirkby Lonsdale

Fri 11 Jul 2014

The King’s Arms, 7 Market St, LA6 2AU & other venues across town
Event organised by Kirkby Lonsdale & Lune Valley Community Interest Company The CIC works towards the improvement of the social, economic and environmental wellbeing of Kirkby Lonsdale and its residents.   The Programme  This events spans the whole Our Big Gig weekend,...


Hallr Wood, Charlton Mackrell, Somerton

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Hallr Wood, West Charlton, Charlton Mackrell, Somerton, TA11 7BN
Event organised by Central Somerset Outdoor Learning Partnership who are a small woodland based, educational charity working in Central and South Somerset. Check out their Facebook page At this event there will be  a Tree harp workshop- bring old strings if you can. Singing ...


Flaxivity Youth Centre, Shrewsbury

Fri 11 Jul 2014

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

Sat 12 Jul 2014

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 13 Jul 2014

The Arboretum, Monks Road, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN2 5HU
Event organised by Action LN2.  Action LN2 are a group of residents who volunteer in the Monks Road area of Lincoln. We focus on organising projects and events that will involve and benefit this community and were brought together by the area’s Community Organiser, Maaike V...


Sefton Park, Liverpool

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Sefton Park, Liverpool, Merseyside, L17 1AF
Liverpool City Council is holding a Big Gig Event at Sefton Park including a varied programme of up and coming talent and established acts. This event is part of the Liverpool International Music Festival Bandstand 2014   Check out the Festival Facebook page and follow them ...


Barford Village Hall & Playing Field, Norfolk

Sat 12 Jul 2014

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 Celebrating our 9th year, the 2014 festival will be held on Saturday July 12th and is an exciting and fun summer family festival with tons of entertainment for all. Gates ...


Delius Lived Next Door, Bradford

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Delius Lived Next Door, 8-10 Claremont, Bradford, BD7 1BQ
Event organised by Losing The Thread who aim to promote new and emerging talent in the Bradford district to a local, regional and national audience and to actively support the Bradford music scene. Collective of people actively involved in promoting new music and providing route...


Calthorpe Project Youths Centre, Camden

Fri 11 Jul 2014

258-274 Gray's Inn Road, Camden, WC1X 8LH
Event organised by African Physical Training Organisation (APTO) APTO aims and objectives to improve the quality of life of African French speaking refugees especially children and young people, and refugees/asylum seekers by enabling and empowering them participate in the soci...


Chesnuts Community Centre, London

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Chestnuts Community Centre, St Ann's Rd, London, N15 5BN
About us: We are a creative arts, drum and dance music group for children and young people of varying cultures and abilities/disabilities. We are an inclusive and integrated project, providing activities for children and young people who are able bodied and for children with lea...


Mersey Ferry Boat, Liverpool

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Liverpool, Birkehead and Seacombe Ferry Terminals
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...


Milton Park, Alsager

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Milton Park, Crewe Road, Alsager, Cheshire East, Stoke-on-Trent, ST7 2ES
This event is being held by the Alsager Partnership which is a not - for profit organisation, which brings together representatives from all areas of the community, local authorities and organisations to benefit the community of Alsager. Check out their Facebook page The Progra...


North Bar, Beverley

Sat 12 Jul 2014

North Bar, Georgian Quarter, Beverley, HU17 8DG
Event organised by North Bar Traders Association Established 2 years ago, we formed The Georgian Quarter in Beverley made up of retailers and businesses in our area we strive to increase visitors to our part of town. The event will feature a mixed programme of acoustic contemp...


Reidvale Neighbourhood Centre, Dennistoun

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Reidvale Neighbourhood Centre, 13 Whitevale Street Dennistoun Glasgow, G31 1QW
Event organised by Dennistoun Community Council Dennistoun Community Council; seeks to promote the Dennistoun area as a positive and inclusive neighbourhood. responds to local issues regarding crime and community safety, planning and development, quality and improvement of ...


St Mary Magdelene Primary School, Westminster

Fri 11 Jul 2014

St Mary Magdelene Primary School, Rowington Close, Westminster, W2 5TF
Event organised by St Mary Magdalene brass band On offer at this event will be performances by the school brass band played by children aged 9 - 11, supported by solo acoustic singer/songwriter slots by adult musicians. There will also be the chance to join in with samba and ...


Village Green & Shoulder of Mutton Pub, Fulford

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Fulford Village Green & Shoulder of Mutton Pub, Meadow Lane Fulford, Staffordshire, ST11 9QS
This event will feature performances by - Reeds Aloud Moorlands Brass Steve Bowdrey and Friends Staffordshire Moorlands Youth Jazz Orchestra The Bill Bailey Band Daisy Jaks Fulford Community Choir Calvert Lawson, Friends and Jembe Cry Baby and the Hoochie Coochie Boys ...


St Thomas’ Church, Haymarket, Newcastle Upon Tyne

Sat 12 Jul 2014

St Thomas’ Church, Haymarket Ln, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 7PF
Program on the day will include: Music from the Cellodees cello orchestra playing classical rock and tango music arranged for four or more cellos. We have a small number of cellos for people who have played the cello in the past and would like to try again. Semitones comm...


Cromwell Road Health & Wellbeing Centre, Grimsby

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Cromwell Road Health & Wellbeing Centre, Cromwell Road, Grimsbey, DN31 2BN
Event organised by Care4all which is a charity which supports Older Peoples services and people with both Learning and Physical Disabilities. We provide day services for people to attend and enjoy activities, walking, photography etc.. all designed to meet individuals needs, he...


Cadence Cafe, Tyldesley

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Cadence Cafe, 2 Chapel Street, Tyldesley, M29 8FZ
We are community interest company working with young people giving them opportunities to create music and specialise on working with NEETs. Expect an eclectic mix of music at this event. Programme details: Indie band The Dazed - a modern young Indie band with a sound similar...


St Clere's Academy, Stanford-Le-Hope

Sat 12 Jul 2014

St Clere's Academy, Butts Ln, Stanford-le-Hope, Essex, SS17 0NW
Event organised by Thurrock Choral Society  who are an established local choir performing in and around the borough, giving three to four community concerts each year. They also collaborate with other local music and arts groups to put on annual festivals and other events, bring...


Brixton Windmill, Windmill Gardens, Lambeth

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Windmill Gardens, West end of Bleinheim Gardens, Brixton Hill, London, Brixton SW2 5EU
Event organised by Friends of Windmill Gardens (FoWG) FoWG is a charity.  We provide tour guides for free visits to Brixton Windmill, organise regular community events in Windmill Gardens The event Our Big Gig returns to Brixton Windmill, with members of the No Frills Band en...


Mint Street Park, Southwark

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Mint Street Park, off Marshalsea Road, Southwark SE1 1QP
Event organised by Bankside Open Spaces Trust works with local people to develop parks and gardens so they can relax, kick a ball, grow plants or just hang out. We are a charity, run with the help of local people, Southwark Council is a major partner in much of the land we manag...


Route 2, Topsham

Sat 12 Jul 2014

1-2 Monmouth Hill, Topsham, Exeter, Devon County, EX3 0JQ
Topsham Food Festival is a community event that organises a Longest Table every other year for local residents. Approx 2,500 sit down together for food on the Sunday and on the Saturday we run a mini food festival which is free to everyone and a music night for the community - ag...


Bloc Projects, Sheffield

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Bloc Projects, 71 Eyre Lane, Sheffield, S1 4RB
Event organised by Bloc Projects Artist-led gallery and project space, part of Bloc Studios artists’ studios. We run exhibitions, events engagement projects, education projects and workshops. Check out their Facebook page and Instagram and follow them on Twitter Programme ...


Castle Fields, Wellingborough

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Castle Fields, Irthlingborough Road, Wellingborough, NN8 1NL
Event organised by Castle Fields Community Group which was set up at the end of 2012 to work towards improvements of Castle Fields, a local park and bandstand. To date we have successfully run a project where we put on several activities in the park through 2012, funded by the ...


The Rye, High Wycombe

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Rye, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11 1BJ
Event organised by SV2G who are a Heritage & Arts Organisation that runs muisc workshops and manages the School of Steelpans & Wycombe Steel Orchetsra. Follow them on Twitter @sv2g The event is a free family fun day for anyone to attend and enjoy the vibrant performa...


Glen Urquhart Public Hall, Drumnadrochit

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Glen Urquhart Public Hall, Blairbeg, Drumnadrochit, Drumnadrochit, Lewiston, IV63 6XP
Event organised by Glen Urquhart Public Hall Known affectionately as the Blairbeg Hall, Glenurquhart Public Hall is a fine Edwardian building in the heart of the Loch Ness-side community of Drumnadrochit and Lewiston owned and managed  by the local community Follow them on Tw...


Staindrop Primary School, Darlington

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Staindrop Primary School, Swan Wynd, Staindrop, Darlington, DL2 3NL
From our event you can expect local musicians playing varied genres of music. The Silver band will be offering taster sessions. There will be a Zumba session and a kids drumming section. Find out more about us by looking at the website or on Facebook...


Harrietsham Village Hall

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Harrietsham Village Hall, Church Road, Harrietsham, Kent, ME17 1BZ
Event organised by Harrietsham Remix Project (Harrietsham parish Council). The project aims to increase the links between young and old in the community through music, film, drama. Check out their Facebook Page and follow them on Twitter @Remix-Harrietsham  This event will b...


Village Hall, Brailsford

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Village Hall, Main Road, Brailsford, Derbyshire, DE6 3DA
What to expect from our event: Local dance groups, church choir, music groups. About us: We are a registered charity, providing a village hall for the villages of Brailsford and Ednaston as well as the surrounding areas. We aim to provide a safe and accessible facility for lo...


The Wynd, Letchworth Garden City

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Wynd, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 3EN
Event organised by Rhapsode CIC which is a community arts organisation, working with professional artists (all art forms) to put on collaborative and participatory arts events. There will be a bring string focus at this Our Big Gig event so a wide range of genres will be play...


Pavillion and Playing Fields, Chatburn

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Chatburn Pavillion and Playing Fields, Chatburn, Nr. Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 4AS
Event organised by Andy Oliver Music and Chatburn Playing Fields Committee Check out Andy Oliver's Facebook page and follow him on Twitter For more information on the event, visit the event Facebook Page The line up includes: Mike Kneafsey- Singer Songwriter   DRIVE- Folk...


Bath City Farm, Bath

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Bath City Farm, Kelston View, Whiteway, Bath, BA2 1NW
Event organised by Bath City Farm which is a popular and well respected community-managed project located in a deprived area in the south west of the city. Our 37-acre hillside site has magnificent views across the city and contains a working farm, community garden plots, a sm...


St Cuthbert’s Centre, Crook

Fri 11 Jul 2014

St Cuthbert’s Centre, Church Hill, Crook, County Durham, DL15 9DN
Event organised by Jack Drum Arts Jack Drum Arts seeks to engage individuals and communities in creative explorations using a wide range of music, performing arts and media. We believe that creativity works on lots of different levels, offering people of all ages and abilities ...


Walton Gardens, Warrington

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Walton Lea Rd, Higher Walton, Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 6SN
Programme includes: Batala Samba Band Warrington Signing Choir who turn singing into sign Britain's Got Talent finalist Urban Gypsies and many more. Our Big Gig' event will be part of  this years Disability Awareness Day (DAD) at Walton Gardens on Sunday 13th July. It...


IVO Tottenham Multi-purpose Centre

Sat 12 Jul 2014

IVO Tottenham Multi-purpose Centre, 123 High Cross Road, Tottenham, Haringey, N17 9NR
Event organised by Innovative Vision Organisation (IVO) We are community based group supported by volunteers we are pan London and we connect with BME groups across UK. We were established 19 years ago to promote culture, Diversity, health and social cohesion.  We promote cult...


Knowle West Salvation Army, Bristol

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Knowle West Salvation Army, Padstow Road, Knowle, Bristol, BS4 1EN
Event organised by Salvation Army - Knowle West The Salvation Army in Knowle West is a small cAs a Christian church, the Salvation Army is motivated to meet social needs and provide practical help and support to people in need.  The church is growing through its community outr...


Fulford Village Green

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Fulford Village Green, Staffordshire, ST11 9QS
Event organised Fulford Village Group who are a group of residents that meet fortnightly to help to improve the local environment (through the Best Kept Village competition) organise events and walks and write and distribute newsletters to the local community. There will be a ...


Great Lumely Methodist Church and the Millenium Green

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Millenium Green and Great Lumely Methodist Church Front Street Great Lumley Chester le Street DH3 4JB
Event organised by Wear Mencap  Wear Mencap aims to provided accessible leisure sport and educational opportunities for young people and families affected by barriers to learning. All of our activities are disability focused but not exclusive. Programme “Pantastic Steel Pa...


St Andrews Shopping Centre, Droitwich Spa

Sat 12 Jul 2014

St Andrews Shopping Centre, Droitwich SpWorcestershire,WR9 8DS
Event organised by For Droitwich Spa who are a community organisation, incorporated by limited guarantee,to bring People together; Businesses Together and Tourism together for the benefit of our members, the community and the Spa town. A whole range of music will be on offer ...


Cannich Village Hall, By Beauly, Highlands

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Cannich Village Hall, Cannich, By Beauly, IV4 7LN
Event organised by Strathglass & Affric Community Company Ltd who are a local community company based in Strathglass who main function is the running of Cannich Village Hall.   Performances from: Feis Rois Traditional Scottish Ceilidh music www.feisrois.org  Trio of...


St Nicholas C of E Primary School, Austrey

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Austrey Church of England Primary School, St Nicholas Close, Atherstone, Warwickshire, CV9 3EQ
Event organised by Austrey Summer Festival Committee which is a group of enthusiastic volunteers who have come together to organise and run an annual community festival based in Austrey a semi-rural village in North Warwickshire. You can find find out more by visiting our websit...


The Jean Stansfield Park, Poulton-Le-Fylde

Sun 13 Jul 2014

The Jean Stansfield Park, Vicarage Road, Poulton Le Fylde, Lancashire, FY6 7JQ
Event organised by Friends of Jean Stansfield/Vicarage Park A Day of Live Music from 18 community bands and our towns best professional bands including The Hooper Band , Glynn Bailey and the Many Splendid Things. There will be the opportunity to sing with a choir, have a go at s...


Clockhouse Community Centre Open space, Greenwich

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Clockhouse Community Centre Open space, Defiance Walk, Woolwich Dockyard Estate, Greenwich, SE18 5QL
Event organised by Shooters Hill School of Arts who aim to bring a community that is otherwise isolated together, inspiring hope, freedom and opportunity for all. Check out their Facebook page and follow them on Twitter @SHSA_EduSpaces  On offer will be a wide range of musi...


Saxa Vord Resort, Unst, Shetland

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Saxa Vord Resort, Haroldswick, Unst, Shetland Islands, ZE2 9TJ
Event organised by UnstFest UnstFest was established in 2009 and has been holding annual festivals since! Our youngest committee member is 13 years old and our oldest is over 60 and we have everything from artists, entrepreneurs, teachers, musicians, mechanics, care workers, stu...


South Bridge Resource Centre, Edinburgh

Fri 11 Jul 2014

South Bridge Resource Centre, Infirmary Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1LT
Event organised by Totally Sound and Edinburgh Youth Music Festival who are a partnership of Youth Music Service providers based in Edinburgh. Check out the Totally Sound Facebook page Programme Various youth music performers taking part please check our website for up to d...


Park Town Community & Children Centre, Luton

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Park Town Community & Children Centre, Bailey Street, Luton, LU1 3DU
Event organised by Park Town Community and Children Centre and  Luton Culture The Park Town Community Festival serves the local community; it is a one-day out door community event bringing the whole community together. This event will consist of continuous popular music of to...


Lancaster Boys and Girls Club

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Lancaster Boys and Girls Club, Dallas Road, Lancaster, LA1 1TP
Event organised by Lancaster Boys and Girls Club and CEEP CEEP is a youth and community development voluntary organisation that aims to make a positive difference in communities by providing opportunity for personal and collective growth.   Line up includes: SCHOOLTRIP ...


Malvern Cube, Malvern

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Malvern Cube, Albert Rd N, Malvern, WR14 2YF
As this is a jam, the musicians will be from different sections of the community and will be led by local musicians including Phil Wilkins & Dan Bramwell. Malvern Youth & Community Trust (Malvern Cube) has set deep roots within Malvern town centre and become a thriving c...


Sandham Grounds, Sandown, Isle of Wight

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Sandham Grounds, Sandown, Isle of Wight, PO36 8AT
Event organised by Sandown Carnival who are a community based group that puts on carnivals firework displays and street events. They aim to help promote carnivals and Sandown and encourage the local schools and groups to join together. Promoting all forms of bands and performin...


West End Neighbourhood Centre, Leicester

Fri 11 Jul 2014

West End Neighbourhood Centre, Andrewes Close, Leicester, LE3 5PA
Event organised  by LCiL which is a disabled persons charity that also runs a community centre,The West End Neighbourhood Centre offers classes, programs, drop-in activities and special events for people of all ages. It is a perfect venue for meetings and small conferences, cla...


Lee-Gate Shopping Centre, Lewisham

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Lee-Gate Shopping Centre, 6 Eltham Road, Lewisham, SE12 8TF
Event organised by South London Counselling & Support Services who are a voluntary non for profit charitable organisation which promotes health, personal, social, education, training and career development for people in the community. Check out their Facebook page and foll...


Market Street, Ulverston

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Market Street, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 7LT
This event will feature pop and acoustic music with a variety of cultural influences such as Brazilian, Latino and Bollywood. To find out more about Ulverston music go to the website or Facebook Follow them on Twitter @SLMPlive Parking Car parks all round the town centre E...


Wensum Park, Norwich

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Forum, Millennium Plain, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 1TF
Event organised by New Routes New Routes sets up projects that bring people together across differences in age, ethnicities, gender, cultural and social groups, to develop new practical skills and promote cross-cultural friendship and understanding.  New Routes currently w...


Kirkby Lonsdale

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Lunesdale Hall, Bective Rd, Kirkby Lonsdale, LA6 2AD
Event organised by Kirkby Lonsdale & Lune Valley Community Interest Company The CIC works towards the improvement of the social, economic and environmental wellbeing of Kirkby Lonsdale and its residents.   The Programme  This events spans the whole Our Big Gig weekend,...


Lyppard Grange Community Centre, Worcester

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Ankerage Green, Warndon Villages, Worcester, WR4 0DZ
Programme details:     Drum Love workshop; interactive drumming and music for the whole family Junk Modelling Music organised by volunteers: make your own instruments and play along! Express Yourself Community Choir workshop: user group that operates from L.G.C.C. perfo...


Harrow Arts Centre

Sat 12 Jul 2014

171 Uxbridge Road, Harrow, HA5 4EA
Event organised by 100% at Harrow Arts Centre. Check out their Facebook page and follow them on Twitter The aims of 100% at Harrow Arts Centre are: 1. To be a driving force in providing inspiring opportunities for young people in Harrow and beyond. 2. To provide a high qual...


West Atrium of Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, West Atrium, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Colney Lane, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7UY
Event organised by Hospital Arts Project whose  work focuses on providing the best health environment for patients, staff and visitors through a wide-ranging programme of arts and by involving and engaging patients, staff, visitors and the wider community. In the organisation...


Preston Green, Seafront, Paignton

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Preston Green, Seafront, Paignton, TQ3 2EN
Event organised by Preston Community Partnership who are a group of residents and business people living in Preston, Paignton. They work together to make sure Preston remains a lovely place live, work and visit. They encourage our local community to work together to improve the...


Streetsbrook Infant School, Solihull

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Streetsbrook Infant School, Ralph Road, Solihull, West Midlands, B91 1RJ
The afternoon will feature a host of Brazilian drumming performances and workshops targeted at young people and their parents/ carers. There will be one final performance from 18:00 - 19:00 Event organised by WFS who delivery high quality workshops for Schools and nurseries fo...


Manor Gardens, Enfield

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Manor Gardens, 6-9 Manor Gardens, Enfield, N7 6LA
Event organised by Manor Gardens Welfare Trust which aims to help people to improve their quality of life through a range of services.  Check out their Facebook page and follow them on Twitter @manor_gardens...


Bar Maroc (Terrace), Huddersfield

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Bar Maroc, 120 New Street, Castlegate, Huddersfield, HD1 2UD
Event organised by Jovoco Ltd who run Bar 1:22 a live music venue in Huddersfield and Bar Maroc. Bar 1:22 has been putting on live music events in Huddersfield for over 10 years. Their aim is to support and grow the live music scene in Huddersfield. Provide quality events and...


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

Sun 13 Jul 2014

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...


LNK unit Upper Mall Centrale Shopping Centre, Croydon

Sat 12 Jul 2014

LNK unit Upper Mall Centrale Shopping Centre Croydon, CR0 1TY
Event organised by Lives Not Knives which is dedicated to reducing knife and gang related crime in Croydon and London. Event organised by Lives Not Knives in collabaration with Beats and Eats. Lives Not Knives is a charity dedicated to reducing knife and gang related crime in C...


Coastal Park Amphitheatre, Folkestone

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Coastal Park Amphitheatre, Lower Leas Coastal Park, Folkestone, CT20 2JP
Event organised by Folkestone Amateur Buskers Check out their Facebook page    Programme Kate Wintie – acoustic originals & covers Ab & the Underclass – electro acoustic fun band originals + odd cover Mike Broomfield – acoustic originals and reworked covers...


Market Place, Brigg

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Market Place, Brigg North Lincolnshire DN20 8ES
Event organised by Brigg Town Business Partnership for Brigg businesses, the community and local charities. The Programme 10.00am-10.45 Morris Dancers near Steels and towards Boots  10.00am-10.30am St Johns Singers  10.30am-10.45am Lottie Almey  10.45am-11.00am Tom Glosso...


Belmont Park, Exeter

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Belmont Park, Belmont Rd, Exeter, Devon, EX4 6SS
Event organised by arts-for-health charity - Magic Carpet - working with local vulnerable people (mental health issues & learning disabilities) through creative workshops to boost their confidence and well-being. Follow them on Twitter @EX1Magiccarpet and check out their Fac...


Mahdlo Youth Zone, Oldham

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Mahdlo, Egerton St, Oldham, Greater Manchester, OL1 3SE
Event organised by Square 1 Studios We are a community recording studio that offers training, services and facilities to local artists in Oldham and its surrounding areas. We specialise in working with young people and disadvantaged communities through music – developing thei...


Plaza outside Ipswich Corn Exchange & Town Hall

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Ipswich Corn Exchange & Town Hall, IP1 1DH
Event organised by Suffolk Portuguese Community health support project who aim to educate, encourage, train and support young people from Portuguese speaking backgrounds on young peoples issues in Suffolk To organize meetings, training courses and events To encourage the goodw...


St Mary's Church, Weymouth

Sat 12 Jul 2014

St Mary's Church, St Mary St., Weymouth, DT4 8PX
Event organised by Island Voices Island Voices is a Portland based Community Choir singing original songs about Portland and the Sea. You don't need to read music to join us as everything is learned by ear in a friendly and supportive environment.  We meet weekly at 19:30 to ...


Milebrook Hall, Bartley Green

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Milebrook Hall, Field Lane, Bartley Green, B32 3TJ
Event organised by 'On The Edge' Fusion Youth Orchestra Follow them on Twitter @ote_orchestra Programme  -          Singers and small bands from South and City college -          James Anderson Trio with poet Rehema Njambi and vocals from Shakira Ross - ...


Savernake Street Social Hall, Swindon

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Savernake Street Social Hall, Savernake Street, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN1 3LZ
Event organised by Eastcott Community Organisation who are Improving opportunities for people living in the Eastcott area of Swindon, through a range of innovative events and activities, and by the creation of a community hub. On offer at this event will be performances from...


Woking Park, Woking

Sat 12 Jul 2014

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...


Queens Gardens, Hull

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Queens Gardens, 1 Paragon St, Hull, East Yorkshire HU1 3DR
Event organised by Label of Love who aim to educate and inspire young people with our teaching style and to support schools in their curriculum. Linking in with the RE/Citizenship/Humanities and Music and Drama departments with our workshops and interactive lessons and learning...


The Buszy, Milton Keynes

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Buszy 401 Elder Gate, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK9 1LR
Event organised by Make a Difference and The Attic Unplugged which is a monthly open mic night for 13-25's in and around Milton Keynes. It hosts a range of singer songwriters, bands & MC's. Their aim is to  inspire young people to make a difference to their lives and the ...


Highbury Fields, Islington

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Highbury Fields, Highbury Place, N5 1AR
Event organised by Choices (London) C.I.C Ltd which is a not for profit organisation working with the local community to improve employability, inspire educational and social aspirations, encourage inclusion and focus on disadvantaged young people at risk of violence, homelessn...


Box Park, Tower Hamlets

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Box Park, 2-4 Bethnal Green Rd, Tower Hamlets, E1 6GY
Event organised by The Daddy Cool Project which is a social enterprise highlighting the importance of fatherhood and provides positive recognition to bring about social cohesion in local communities, especially younger families. Wide range of music will be on offer including J...


Ladywood Health and Community Centre, Birmingham

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Ladywood Health and Community Centre, Saint Vincent Street West, Ladywood, Birmingham, B16 8RP
Event organised by The Andy Hamilton Trust  The Andy Hamilton trust supports and encourages aspiring musicians to learn, read and perform music within a community setting. This event will feature a wide range of jazz music and audience members will have the chance to try out ...


Arthur Terry School, Sutton Coldfield

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Arthur Terry School, Kittoe Road Four Oaks, Sutton Coldfield, B74 4RZ
Event organised by Arthur Terry School who are a large secondary school.We used to be a specialist performing arts college and as such have a tradition of providing quality arts provision. They support a training choir for 7 to 8 year old, a Cluster Choir of over 70 children, a ...


St Mary's Church, Hertfordshire

Sat 12 Jul 2014

St Mary's Church, Churchyard, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG5 1HP
This event has been organised by SAAZ Music, an independent voluntary group, and will take place in the centre of the historic town of Hitchin. We are fortunate to hold the event in the splendid building of St Mary's Church which is more than 1000 years old. In partnership with S...


Suddabys Crown Hotel, Malton

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Suddabys Crown Hotel, 12 Wheelgate, Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 7HP
Event organised by Lights On Lights On aim to promote the performance of live music and theatre in the community. Their event will feature ukulele workshop\singing together workshop\ kazoo workshop\ instrument making from junk\ percussion workshop 3 free workshops led by Robin...


Motherwell Shopping Centre

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Motherwell Shopping Centre, Brandon Parade South, Motherwell, ML1 1RB
Event organised by Reeltime Music By providing a range of quality services for young people and the local community in North Lanarkshire, and through working together with relevant partners, Reeltime Music aims to bring about a positive change in the lives of disenfranchised yo...


Holwell Primary School, Welwyn Garden City

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Holwell Primary School, Holwell Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 3RP
Event organised by Polish Saturday School in Welwyn Garden City which provides an educational and teaching support to the members of the Polish community, particularly children. School provides lessons in Polish language in Welwyn Garden City and surrounding areas for children ...


Catharine St, Liverpool

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Catharine St, Liverpool, Merseyside, L8 7NE
Brouhaha international is a charity that develops and delivers free arts engagement programmes that lead to large-scale community celebrations including Liverpool International carnival. Brouhaha works across our cities in order to bring people and communities together from very ...


Northorpe Hall, Mirfield

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Northorpe Hall, 53 Northorpe Lane, Mirfield, West Yorkshire, WF14 0QL
Event organised by Manasamitra Manasamitra are an arts organisation that works with a focus on arts i.e. music dance and other artforms from India.  Manasamitra proposes to conduct a participatory music ensemble working with four community groups. Using vocal Indian music and...


Trinity Walk Shopping Centre, Wakefield

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Trinity Walk Shopping Centre, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF1 1QS
Event organised by Wakefield Community Gospel Choir WCGC aspires to be at the leading edge of choirs in Yorkshire, promoting a modern twist on Gospel style to keep it up to date and relevant as well as exploring traditional music. The all-inclusive choir offers affordable high q...


Kirkby Lonsdale

Sun 13 Jul 2014

St Mary’s Church: Church St, LA6 2AX
Event organised by Kirkby Lonsdale & Lune Valley Community Interest Company The CIC works towards the improvement of the social, economic and environmental wellbeing of Kirkby Lonsdale and its residents.   The Programme  This events spans the whole Our Big Gig weekend,...


The Practice Roomz, Stevenage

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Practice Roomz, Unit 6 Pond Close Ind Estate, Walkern Road, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG1 3QP
Event organised by The Practice Roomz which is a music studio facility based in Hertfordshire, offering rehearsal space, recording, live events, music video and photography. Music performances at this event will cover a range of genres including acoustic, indie rock, covers and...


Richmond Station, Richmond

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Richmond Station, Station Yard, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 4LD
Event organised by Richmond on Swale Morris Men who aim to keep alive the tradition of morris dancing by teaching new members to learn the art of morris dancing and playing musical instruments to a standard where they are able to perform in public On offer at this event will be...


The Annexe, Hartlepool

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Wharton Trust, The Annexe, Wharton Terrace, Hartlepool, TS24 8NS
The Wharton Trust are a community centre based in The Annexe, Hartlepool. We deliver a wide range of services to local residents including employment, community events and training. Find out more on our website and follow us on Twitter @The_Annexe   Programme The programm...


The Works Skatepark, Hunslet

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Works Skatepark, Kitson Road, Hunslet, West Yorkshire, LS10 1NT
Event organised by The Works Skatepark Charity who work with Children and Young People helping them to increase their physical activity through non traditional sport (skateboarding and BMX). The aims of the charity are to reduce obesity levels in the children and young people ...


St Dominic’s Social Centre, Stone

Sun 13 Jul 2014

St Dominic’s Social Centre, Station Road, Stone, ST15 8EN
Event organised by Chuckle Productions a not for profit organisation that works with families to support family interaction. Chuckle Productions aims to showcase as broad a spectrum of music as possible. From local youth and community choirs, signing choirs, singing groups to r...


The Saddle, Twyford

Sat 12 Jul 2014

10 Main Street, Twyford, near Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE14 2HU
This event will offer a diverse range of music including country, folk, pop, soft rock and even church bell ringing! There will also be the opportunity for the audience to try musical instruments, sing along and chat to performers some of whom also give lessons so they can find...


Market Place, March

Sun 13 Jul 2014

March Market Place and March Town Hall, High Street, March
Event organised by 20Twenty Productions who are a CIC youth arts organisation delivering projects in performing arts, music, visual arts, film, event management and digital media. On offer at this event will be media and showcase make-up work shops, Dance masterclasses, Guitar...


Hampton Square, Greater London

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Hampton Youth Project, Greater London
Programme: There will be an acoustic programme in the Hampton Youth Project where people can come in for refreshments. In Hampton Square itself there will be a stage where R & B, Blues Fusion, Neo-Soul, Jazz and Rock will be performed. In the Studio at the Hampton Youth Pro...


Mountsfield Park, Lewisham

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Mountsfield Park, Catford, Lewisham, , SE6 1AN
Event organised by Lewisham People's Day. The aims of Lewisham People's Day are: to promote Lewisham as a great place to Live, Work and Learn; to deliver a high quality mixed genre, original arts and performance programme, enabling as many local performers to take participate a...


Slough Library

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Slough Library, 85 High Street, Slough, Berkshire, SL1 1EA
Event presented by Creative Junction and Slough Music Service. Creative Junction strive to ensure that: young people are enterprising and work ready; they have access to arts and cultural experiences; they gain a broadened international outlook; that communities and families fee...


Luxford Field, Uckfield.

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Luxford Field, High Street, Uckfield, TN22 1AL
Event organised by Uckfield Festival whose mission is to advance the education of the public in the arts, and in particular music, speech, drama, dance and the visual arts. They have planned a wide range of community based performers- solo singers, aspiring rock bands, communi...


Marywell Centre, Aberdeen

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Marywell Centre, Marywell Street, Aberdeen, AB11 6JF
Event organised by Aberdeen Foyer which is a local charity working to prevent and alleviate youth homelessness and unemployment in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire; providing supported accommodation to homeless and at risk young people alongside a range of education, training and empl...


The Old Gym, Wandsworth

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Old Gym, 24-28 York Road, Wandsworth, SW11 3QA
Event organised by Sound Minds Sound Minds is a local user led charity. We have provided weekly music workshops and other arts activities from our basement studios for over 20 years and regularly stage music events and workshops in Wandsworth, either independently or in partners...


The d@rt centre, Southampton

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The dart centre, Wildern Lane, Hedge End, Southampton, Hampshire, SO30 4EJ
The d@art Centre are an arts centre at the centre of the local community. Based on the Wildern School site (a large comprehensive of over 1900 pupils) the school has retained Performing Arts status. Situated in the centre of Hedge End Village the d.@rt Centre is also close to mot...


Hannahs, Seale-Hayne, Newton Abbot

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Hannahs, Seale-Hayne, Howton Lane, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 6NQ
Event organised by Hannahs as Seale-Hayne which was opened in 2010 as an innovative and ground-breaking solution to the complete lack of appropriate facilities for people with disabilities once they reach adulthood. With an outdoor pursuits centre, recording studios, sensory mu...


The Brewery, Cheltenham

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Brewery, Henrietta Street, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 4FA
Event organised by Salsa del Sol and Ciren Samba which is a community group that aims to bring together the local community through learning brazilian drumming. It holds rehearsals every Tuesday evening, with attendance typically between 15-25. Ciren Samba is led by a professio...


Muslim Welfare Centre, Dagenham

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Muslim Welfare Centre, Fanshawe Community Complex, Barnmead Road, Dagenham, RM9 5DX
Event organised by Dagenham Bangladeshi Women & Children's Association which is a registered charity (No.1142495) established in 2007. The organisation is based in Dagenham of Barking & Dagenham Borough. The organisation has five Trustees, two part time staffs, five vol...


Hornbeam Environment Centre, Walthamstow

Sat 12 Jul 2014

458 Hoe St Walthamstow, E17 9AH
Event organised by Hornbeam Environment Centre who inspire people to think about how we live our lives and use resources. This event will feature a family workshop – making instruments from recycled materials, led by musician Giles Leam 4pm – 6pm Song writing workshop led b...


The Star and Shadow, Newcastle Upon Tyne

Sun 13 Jul 2014

The Star and Shadow Cinema, Stepney Bank, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 2NP
U R Art event held at The Star and Shadow Cinema. Eclectic mix of music performances by local musicians and bongo drum lessons....


Village Hall, Main St, Pathhead

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Village Hall, Main St, Pathhead, Midlothian, EH37 5PZ
Event organised by Pathhead Music Collective  The Pathhead Music Collective (PMC) are a voluntary organisation created to celebrate talent, collaborate creatively as artists and contribute musically to the village of Pathhead. The collective comprises of 15 professional folk, j...


The Lumb Brook Millennium Green

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Lumb Brook Millennium Green Lumb Brook Road, Appleton, Warrington, WA4 3BY
Event organised by The Lumb Brook Millennium Green   For the second year, the Green  will be a venue for a Day of Music in partnership with  “OUR BIG GIG”.  Bring an instrument, come and play or listen to the music, share drinks and food with us.  An open stage will...


Star Centre, Hounslow

Fri 11 Jul 2014

63-65 Bell Road, Hounslow, TW3 3NX
Event organised by Disability Network Hounslow who aim to improve and enhance the lives of people with disabilities and their families. Check out their Facebook Page A wide range of music will be on offer reflecting multicultural community of Hounslow and talents of people wi...


High Street & The Paddock, Lewes

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Lewes High St and The Paddock, Paddock Road, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 1YY
Event organised by PATINA (Parents and Teachers in the Arts) PATINA (Parents and Teachers in the Arts) are a charity that unites parents, teachers, volunteers and local artists to deliver the Moving On Parade - an annual event marking transition from primary to secondary school ...


Minerva Works, Digbeth

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Minerva Works, 158 Fazeley Street, Digbeth, B5 5RT
Event presented by Polish Expats Association   Polish Expats Association (PEA) promotes integration and community cohesion in the UK focusing on supporting adaptation of the Polish Communities in the UK. PEA empowers Polish Community, promotes Polish art and culture ensuring ...


Triangle Community Garden, Whitley Bay

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Triangle Community Garden, Grafton Road, Whitley Bay, NE26 2NR
Event organised by Rockcliffe Community Association At RCA, we want to create an identity for Rockcliffe, to further develop the sense of community that many residents already enjoy and to improve the area for all residents, workers and visitors. We also want to draw in members...


South Park, Darlington

Sun 13 Jul 2014

South Park, Parkside, Darlington, Co. Durham DL1 5TG
Event organised by Darlington Borough Council   Programme 13:00 - 13:45 South Regional Wind Band 14:00 - 14:30 Darlington Youth Choir & Hurworth School Choir 14:45 -15:15 Darlington District Wind Band 15:30 - 16:10 Darlington Little Big Band/ County Big Band  16:...


O2 Think Big Hub, Hoxton Square, London

Sat 12 Jul 2014

O2 Think Big Hub, 2nd floor 16 Hoxton Square, London, N1 6NT
Event organised by The Daddy Cool Project (DCP) which is a UK Social Enterprise highlighting the importance and positive impact of fathers and male-role models living and working in today's society. Hosting various events and activities though-out the year including tournaments,...


Plumbland C of E School & Plumbland Village Hall, Wigton

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Plumbland C Of E School, Aspatria, Parsonby, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 2DQ
Event organised by Plumbland C of E School and Plumbland Festival set up in 1999 to improve the environment in the Parish and surrounding villages and district, we work primarily with families and young people putting on clubs and events but involve the whole community where we c...


Erdington Town Centre

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Erdington Town Centre, B23 6RY
Event organised by The Friends of Erdington Town Centre who have been formed to help promote and improve the local area while instigating local pride in the area. This event will have a distinct rock feel to it and will feature the Travelling Wilburys. 41 years ago Erdington h...


Civic Arts Centre, Hyndburn

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Civic Arts Centre Union Rd, Oswaldtwistle, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 3HZ
Event organised by Civic Arts Centre who are a community youth arts organisation. We have dance, drama, music, singing, craft, photography and all other sorts of workshops every night of the week. We are primarily, but not exclusively for young people. Programme Whether you ar...


Congleton Park, Cheshire

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Congleton park, Cheshire East, CW12 1JG
Music events will be spread out over two days. Live bands will perform on Friday for local music fans and on Saturday there will be a procession down the High Street and a tribute band in the park Saturday night. The Our Big Gig event takes places on the Friday night, July 11. P...


Trinity Centre, Bristol

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Trinity Centre, Trinity Road, Bristol, BS2 0NW
Event organised by Trinity Community Arts  We provide a progressive programme of live music and creative activities, as well as space for individuals to follow their passions and flexible facilities to suit almost any event or activity. Check out their Facebook page and follow...


Westmorland Shopping Centre, Kendal

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Westmorland shopping centre, Stricklandgate, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 4LR
Confirmed acts at this event include: Paris xy Kev Kendal Creative arts performers Shaun Moore Frazer DAnce: dance attic Tokaryi dance There will also be a range of workshops including learning how to make your own instrument, sing alongs, arts with Carlisle Mind and ...


Ruskin Park, Lambeth

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Ruskin Park, Denmark Hill, Lambeth, SE5 8EL
Event organised by Friends of Ruskin Park who maintain the park, promoting use of the park and its facilities, making the park accessible to the community, providing community events within the park, preserving the park for future generations to enjoy. Check out their Facebook...


Whitefriars Shopping Centre, Canterbury

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Whitefriars Shopping Centre, 14 Gravel Walk, Canterbury, CT1 2TF
Event organised by Music for Change which is an educational arts organisation and charity that promotes and celebrates cultural diversity through music and the performing arts. Check out their Facebook page and follow them on Twitter @music4changeuk On offer at this event will...


Handy Hardware, Brighton

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Profile Handy Hardware's profile photo Handy Hardware 51 Marine Dr, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 7HQ
What to expect from our event: A drumming workshop for ages 3 to 11 and a music talent competition for teenagers - singing and playing instruments. This event is going to be run in conjunction with the Rottingdean Smugglers, who are a not for profit local community heritage gro...


The Crypt, Middlesbrough Town Hall, Middlesbrough

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Middlesbrough Town Hall, Albert Road, Middlesbrough, TS1 2QJ
Event organised by Parmo Music Agency (formerly Open Door Promotions and photography) who are working with local musicians to encourage them to showcase their abilities, via working for charities, pubs, clubs and community events. Check out their Facebook page The event 7 loca...


Burntwood Community Centre, Pontefract

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Burntwood Community Centre, Church Top, South Kirkby, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF9 3QS
Event organised by SESKU Academy which is a registered charity (Charity No.1143258) and company limited by guarantee (Company No. 7667653) formed on the13th June 2011 and based at the Burntwood Community Centre in South Kirkby. Check out their Facebook page and the event Face...


The Windmill Hills Centre, Gateshead

Sun 13 Jul 2014

The Windmill Hills Centre, Chester Place, Bensham, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 1QB
Programme details: The 4Cs African Group – Drumming and instruments of African origin Rod at the Soundroom – Diverse music ranging from rock, pop etc Pete Ross from Blue Yonder- Wise and diverse Workshops will be held by Rod from the Soundroom, African group Fanwell a...


Valley Gardens, Withernsea

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Valley Gardens, Pier Rd, Withernsea, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU19 2JS
Performances by: Colleen's Fancy The Withernsea Pirates and Shipwrecked   Performing Maritime related songs, theatre and dance.  Find out more about the Withernsea on their Facebook page.   Location details: The Gardens are situated in between the Shores Centre...


Victoria Gardens, Leeds

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Victoria Gardens and Central Library, Calverley Street, Leeds, LS1 3AB
Event organised by Leeds City Council - Library & Information Services whose services include providing information and support for individuals and groups interested in music and the performing arts including the loan of sheet music; play sets; and recordings. They also prov...


The Arena, Stourbridge

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Arena Stourbridge, 27 Hagley Rd, Stourbridge, DY8 1QH
Event organised by Creative Support. Creative Support are a high quality provider of person centred social care services that are tailored to the needs of individual. Across the Dudley Borough, we offer a range of flexible support services to people with learning disabilities, m...


Katherine Road Community Centre, Newham

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Katherine Road Community Centre, 254 Katherine Rd, Newhamd, London, E7 8PN
Event organised by Dhanshiri Community Association The aim of the organisation is to promote benefit of the general public.Main activities of the organisation are :to relief of poverty, sickness and distress; to improve health or saving of lives; to provide advice on housing an...


Wigan Youth Zone, Wigan

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Wigan Youth Zone, B5375, WN1 1RP
Event organised by Wigan Youth Zone who are the biggest youth zone in Europe, a charity that offers a variety of activities for young people aged 8-19 for just 50p a night. We have over 9,000 members after just one year of opening. Programme You can expect indie music, hip hop,...


Trewyn Gardens, St Ives

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Trewyn Gardens, St Ives, Cornwall, TR26 1AQ
Event organised by St. Ives Community Choir St Ives Community Choir is a mixed voice choir that seeks to encourage people in the local area to make music in an atmosphere of friendliness and camaraderie. The choir aims to promote social inclusion by encouraging people of all age...


TriSpace Gallery

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Unit N001, The Biscuit Factory, Tower Bridge Business Complex, 100 Clement's Road, London SE16 4DG.
MPLOYME's Lights, Camera, Action Open Mic Our Big Gig About MPLOYME There are many people experiencing financial hardship during the current economic downturn. Basic expenses such as paying fuel bills, purchasing food, clothing, paying rent and mortgages are real struggles fac...


Moseley Bog, Edgbaston

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Moseley Bog, Yardley Wood Road, Moseley, Birmingham, B13 9YP
Event organised by On The Edge' Fusion Youth Orchestra ‘On The Edge’ Fusion Youth Orchestra is a registered charity and company limited by guarantee which exists to promote fusion music making to under 19 year old young people in Birmingham. We provide workshops and perform...


Streatham Festival, Lambeth

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Streatham Festival, Lambeth, SW16
Event organised by Streatham Festival Association who deliver a high-quality and accessible arts festival that delights, surprises, entertains and welcomes its diverse audiences.   Check out their Facebook page and remember to use #streatfest if you're attending the event! ...


The Salvation Army, Stroud

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Salvation Army, Acre Street, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5 1DR
Event organised by Salvation Army Gloucester The Salvation Army in Stroud is a lively, friendly and vibrant church that reaches out to the local community. The community choir ‘Embrace’ was born in January 2013 and took part in OBG 2013 by opening up the church to a ‘Big S...


Page Park, Staple Hill

Sat 12 Jul 2014

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...


Myplace Walsall

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Myplace, 60 Walstead Road West, Walsall, WS5 4PE
Event organised by Myplace Walsall which is one of 63 Myplace's across the country. Myplace Walsall is Part of the Intergrated Young People Support Services. Music of a wide range of genres including pop, soft rock, RNB and songs from musicals will be on offer at this event. Y...


Temple Methodist Church, Taunton

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Temple Methodist Church, Upper High Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3PY
Event organised by Somerset Rural Music School Somerset Rural Music School (SRMS) is a non profit-making charity that provides opportunities for children and adults to develop their musical, artistic, drama and dance skills in a relaxed and caring setting.   One to one tui...


Pop Recs Ltd, Sunderland

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Pop Recs Ltd, 50 Fawcett Street, Sunderland, SR1 1RF
Community Interest Company based at The Bunker aiming to promote local music and provide access to music through training, workshops and the provision of professional facilities.  A range of DJ workshops will be on offer at this event. Find us on Twitter @bunkeruk, Facebook an...


Pagoda Arts, Liverpool

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Pagoda Arts, Henry St, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 5BU
The Pagoda is a purpose built arts, cultural, health, wellbeing and social hub. Founded in 1982 its purpose is to share all things Chinese with the local and visiting Chinese communities and with the other non-Chinese communities alike. Pagoda Youth Chinese Orchestra (PCYO) is E...


Hannah More Primary School, Bristol

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Hannah More Primary School, New Kingsley Rd, Bristol, Avon, BS2 0LT
Event organised by Hannah More Primary School Our role is to support families, especially those who are isolated or new to the area and to offer new experiences, particularly to deprived families. Our organisation was formed in 2005. We support families in our local community by...


Leeds Central Library

Sun 13 Jul 2014

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 Live performances, hands-on workshops, demonstrations, a...


Stanley Park Bandstand,Liverpool

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Stanley Park, Walton Ln, Liverpool, Merseyside, L4 2SL
Our Big Event is run through Culture Liverpool and is part of Liverpool International Music Festival Bandstand 2014 in association with Brouhaha, The Beautiful North, Anfield Community Arts & MDI. To find out more visit the Culture Liverpool Facebook page  For more inform...


Highworth Community Centre, Highworth

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Highworth Community Centre, The Dormers, Highworth, Wiltshire, SN6 7PQ
Event organised by Music Alive who offer a range of accessible opportunities in music for and with children and adults with disabilities. There are drum circles, guitar workshops, listening sessions, individual and group music making sessions using a wide variety of instruments...


William Clarke Park, Brighton

Sat 13 Jul 2013

William Clarke Park, Picton Street, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 3AP
This event is part of PatchFest, an annual community festival which has been running for nine years. The event will include a range of musical genres including jazz, indie, rock, folk, soul and hip-hop. The performers will be- Lost Organ Unit The Crucks Bentcousin Mels All...


Hornbeam Environment Centre, Walthamstow

Fri 11 Jul 2014

458 Hoe St Walthamstow, E17 9AH
Event organised by Hornbeam Environment Centre who inspire people to think about how we live our lives and use resources. On offer at this event will be a wide variety of local performers at an Open Mic session Access Good local bus links and train to Walthamstow Queen’s Rd ...


Markfield, Haringey

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Markfield Park, Haringey, N15 4RB
Event organised by All for One Markfield who are a group of young people with learning disabilities and Autistic Spectrum Disorders, who meet weekly at Markfield. Music is a huge part of what we do to enjoy ourselves. Some of us are singers and musicians with wide ranging tastes...


Christ Church, Didsbury

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Christ Church, Parrswood Road, Fog Lane Corner, Didsbury, Manchester, M20 6EE
Event organised by Manchester Malayalee Association. It is a non-profit social and cultural organisation of people from the state of Kerala in India. Our aim is to preserve and promote our culture and traditions and to aid with integration into the with wider community whilst k...


Stockfield Park, Birmingham

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Stockfield Park, Cedars Avenue, Cocks Green, Birmingham, B27 6JL
Event organised by Stockfield Community Association who are a community based housing organisation. On offer at this event will be a range of music workshops, taster sessions, sports activities, a smoothie bike, inflatables, alternative therapies, glass painting and badge making...


William Clarke Park ('The Patch'), Brighton

Sat 12 Jul 2014

William Clarke Park ('The Patch'), Picton Street, Brighton, BN2 3AP
Event organised by Friends of William Clarke Park who aim to bring the local community together, celebrate local talent and this lovely neighbourhood green space as a community asset and haven for wildlife. Check out their Facebook page A mixture of music will be on offer at...


The Engine Rooms, Skelmersdale

Fri 11 Jul 2014

The Engine Rooms, 14 Westgate, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, WN8 8AZ
The Engine Rooms is a not for profit organisation that does music tuition during the week and turns into a live music venue during the weekend. Find out more about the organisation through the website and Facebook.    ...


Victoria Gardens, Neath

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Victoria Gardens, Neath, SA11 3BH
Event organised by Neath Port Talbot Borough Council Performance by Briton Ferry Silver Band Free event Please just come along and bring a picnic and a deck chair and enjoy! Event is weather permitting - Further information and to check if event is still happening Check out ...


Heaton Park, Newcastle Upon Tyne

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Heaton Park, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE6 5JS
* In the event of wet weather the event will be held at St Gabriels Church on Heaton Road from 13:00 - 16:00* Event organised by the Chilli Road Band is a vibrant community band made up of adults and children playing a range of instruments including steel pans, percussion, drums...


The Shard, Birmingham

Fri 11 Jul 2014

The Shard, All Saints Square, Shard End, Birmingham, West Midlands, B34 7AG
The event will begin with opportunities for local upcoming artists to perform at an open mic session.  These new artists will be able to receive mentoring sessions before they take to the stage and experience performing live to a welcoming audience.   The evening will culmina...


Cathcart Old Parish Church, Glasgow

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Cathcart Old Parish Church, 119 Carmunnock Road, Glasgow, G44 5UW
Event organised by Celebration City at Cathcart Old Church Performances from Jill Jackson & the chaplains Ultimate Arts Ultimate Soccer Ozzy’s partitions Workshops Fun music face painting circus skills Beck atacl George Paterson Rev Neil Galbraith  Enquiries 0...


Lloyd Park, Walthamstow

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Lloyd Park is off Forest Road in Walthamstow, E17
Event organised by Bunyoro Kitara Development Association promotes culture, development and social cohesion Check out their Facebook page    The afternoon will feature workshops from Mr. Patrick Kwesiga covering Folk Music, cultural dance and songs, African drums  www.our...


The Green Cafe, Little Canfield

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Green Café, Church Lane, Little Canfield, Dunmow, Essex, CM6 1SR
Programme includes:  Joskins Duo - folk Where’s Spot Band – folk, pop D’Ukes Ukele Band – 7-piece ukele band from Chelmsford  Percussion instruments will be available for the audience to use during the event, with an ‘Open Mic’ slot between 12-1pm. Event ru...


Electric Social, Brixton

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Electric Social, 40 Acre Ln, Brixton, London, SW2 5SP
Brixton Splash has been running free music festivals and events in Brixton for 8 years. Programme: Music with an African and Caribbean heritage from the last 50 years in line with the theme for our 2014 Brixton Splash Festival which is 'hidden heroes' celebrating the contributi...


Diamond Jubilee Gardens, Twickenham

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Embankment, Twickenham, Greater London, TW1 3SU
Performance to the garden's bandstands - showcasing some of the borough's most talented musicians....


Friendly St & The Media Centre, Huddersfield

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Friendly St & The Media Centre, Northumberland Street/Friendly St, Huddersfield, HD1 1RL
Event organised by Hoot Creative Arts  Hoot is a flourishing arts & health organisation offering a range of opportunities for people to get involved in music, dance and other creative activities as a way of improving physical and emotional wellbeing. From our base in Hudde...


PST, Birmingham

Sun 13 Jul 2014

71 Lombard Street, Digbeth, Birmingham, B12 0QU
Event organised by Drum Together Brum who started life in 2013 through the Our Big Gig EXTRA project in Birmingham. They are a community drumming group based in Kings Heath. Use traditional African drums such as the djembe and dun-dun to create a mixture of rhythms from traditi...


Possilpark Bandstand, Glasgow

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Possilpark Bandstand, 123 Bardowie St, Glasgow, G22 5JX
Event organised by Depot Arts Depot Arts is a community arts project providing Arts based workshops and activities for everyone across our local areas of Possilpark, Lambhill and Drumchapel as well as projects across various areas of Glasgow. We are passionate about sharing our ...


Langtoft Pavilion and Field

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Langtoft Pavilion, Manor Close, Langtoft, Peterborough
Event organised by A Handful of Harmonies who run community singing groups aimed at improving skills, promoting health and well being through singing and connecting like minded people together. They give concerts and raise funds for charity. Follow them on Twitter @handfulhar...


The Hat Factory, Luton

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Hat Factory
 65-67 Bute Street,
 Luton, LU1 2EY
Event organised by Plant Pot Productions who ran High Town Festival last year as part of Our Big Gig. They have been promoting gigs for several years and they try to incorporate a wide selection of musical styles to satisfy the eclectic tastes of the local area. Check out their...


Priory Road Park, Exeter

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Priory Road Park, Exeter, EX4 7AW
Event organised by Polsloe Community Association whose aim is to promote community cohesion between all aspects of our ward especially the settled community and those in the rented sector and the student population. Follow them on Twitter @polsloeCA On offer will be Youth &a...


Cemetery Park, Sheffield

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Cemetery Park, Cemetery Road, Sheffield, S11 8FT
Event organised by Regather Co-Op/FroZac  Regather Co-Op is local cooperative based in Sheffield since 2001. The vision of Regather is a mutual local economy. We collectively develope and share skilled labour, a premises and equipment (eg Van, Tools, Marquees). We specialise ...


Greenhead Park, Huddersfield

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Greenhead Park, (south-east section by paddling pool), Greenhead Park Trinity St Huddersfield, HD1 4DT
Event organised by Soundjata  Soundjata was set up to promote the best of African and World Music by organising and offering workshops and performances featuring acclaimed professional artists both local and international. The event Drumming circle led by Alpha Arts playin...


Grove Park, Weston Super Mare

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Grove Park, Weston Super Mare, North Somerset, BS23 2AA
Event organised by North Somerset Council Follow them on Twitter @NorthSomersetC This event will feature Brass bands, school/college pop groups, singers, choirs Singing workshop, drumming workshop, others to be confirmed...


Recreation Field, Ambergate

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Recreation Field, Derby Road, Ambergate, Derbyshire, DE56 2GE
Event organised by Ambergate Carnival who aim to bring the whole village together inclusive of everyone, to build the community. They also provide a vehicle for local groups, businesses and performers to participate. Check out their Facebook page and follow them on Twitter @a...


The Anglers Rest, Bamford

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Anglers Rest, Main Road, Bamford, S33 0DY
Event organised by Bamford Community Society which exists to operate a Community Hub in Bamford village which aims to be: A central focal point for village life and is a catalyst to reignite the economy and sense of community in Bamford. The Community Hub houses the village Pos...


Jamming Station, Totnes

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Civic Hall, High St, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5SF
Event organised by Jamming Station who are a young musicians collective offering weekly events, workshops and residential music camps in the South West of England. Check out their YouTube Channel and Facebook page   The Biggest Jam ever in Totnes! Check out the Facebook e...


The Transit Shed, Exeter Quay

Fri 11 Jul 2014

The Transit Shed, Exeter Quay, EX2 4AN
Event organised by Underground Sound from the Bridge Collective The Bridge Collective - The Underground Sound mini Fest is being led by a music project called Underground Sound, which is part of the Bridge Collective C.I.C Check out their Facebook page and follow them on Pr...


The Factory Youth Zone, Manchester

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Factory Youth Zone, 931 Rochdale Rd, Manchester, M9 8AE
We are a youth organisation for 8-21 year olds, providing a wide range of music, arts and sports opportunities. We also operate targeted support programs.   At Our Big Gig event you can expect to enjoy Indie, Hip Hop, Soul, Reggae and Rap music. To find out more about our org...


Christchurch Meadows, Caversham

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Christchurch Meadows, George Street, Caversham, Reading, RG4 8BY
Event organised by Readipop which is a music and arts charity based in Reading with a strong reputation for delivering innovative and engaging arts projects. Readipop makes a positive difference to the lives of people in need and believes creativity is vital for a fulfilled life...


Barnstaple Youth House, Barnstaple

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Barnstaple Youth House, 6, Market Street, Barnstaple, EX31 1BX
Event organised by Encompass South West who run a support service for care leavers, helping them to achieve goals, such as; independent living, having a career, entering education, trying new experiences. Check out their Facebook page   Programme Jenna Witts – (Acoustic)...


The Bullring, Whitchurch

Sat 12 Jul 2014

The Bullring, Whitchurch, Shropshire, SY13 1DW
Event organised by Whitchurch Jubilee Celebrations Committee which was founded to organise Diamond Jubilee Celebrations in Whitchurch, but has gone on to continue to organise the annual Whitchurch Party in the Park and the Our Big Gig event.  A wide range of music will be on ...


Carlisle Youth Zone, Cumbria

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Carlisle Youth Zone, Victoria Place, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1 1LF
We are a Youth Centre providing a safe and fun environment where young people can develop and fulfill their potential. We encourage participation in a range of activities from sports to arts, theatre and music. You can find us via our website and on facebook.   Performance...


East Park, Wolverhampton

Sun 13 Jul 2014

East Park, Hickman Avenue, Wolverhampton, WV1 2BS
Event organised by East Park Management Group who are are a not for profit community group who have recently (September 2013) opened a community shop, buying and selling textiles, clothing and household items. Profits are returned into the community. The event will feature a l...


Wild Fox Adventure Playground, Paignton

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Wild Fox Adventure Playground, Behind Foxhole Community Centre, Belfield Road, Paignton, TQ3 3XA
Event organised by Friends Of Wild Fox who are a small newly formed committee aiming to sustain adventure and creative play in Foxhole area. We are part of an umbrella organisation called Play Torbay, website: www.playtorbay.org.uk Check out their Facebook page   Performanc...


Egerton House, Ashford

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Egerton House, Ashford, Kent, TN27 9EP
We will have the local traditional jazz band which originated in the village over 50 years ago and still has one of its original members who was born and brought up in the village. We will also have the Girls' Jazz Band from Ashford's Highworth School. Attendees can bring a picni...


St Michael & All Angels Church, Brent

Sat 12 Jul 2014

St Michael & All Angels Church, Hillside, Brent, 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. We operate on the assumption that music is for everyone and are here to remove barriers to people of all ages being ab...


Ryders Green Primary School, West Bromwich

Fri 11 Jul 2014

Ryders Green Primary School, Claypit Lane West Bromwich, B70 9UJ
Event organised by 'On The Edge' Fusion Youth Orchestra  Follow them on Twitter @ote_orchestra and check out their Facebook page  Programme -          Singers and small bands from South and City college -          James Anderson Trio and poet -    ...


Burnage Library, Manchester

Sun 13 Jul 2014

Burnage Library, Burnage Lane, Manchester, M19 1EW
Event organised by Burnage Library which is a community facility run by volunteers. It was saved from closure by local residents, and is now operated by Friends of Burnage Library, in partnership with Southway Housing Trust and Manchester City Council. Check out their Facebook...


YMCA North Staffordshire, Stoke-on-Trent

Sat 12 Jul 2014

Edinburgh House, Harding Road, Hanley, Stoke on Trent, ST1 3AE
Event organised by YMCA North Staffordshire which is a provider of housing, activities, training and volunteering for young people across North Staffordshire. Their focus is young people aged 16 - 25 and they believe in developing young people through sports and art to ignite sp...