April 30, 2011 from 9pm to 10:30pm – Westmoreland Street Garden For one night only Streetland Festival will be putting on a bicycle powered outdoor cinema in the Westmoreland Street Community Gardens on the site of the old Hampden Picture House; a cinema that sea… Organized by Streetland | Type: cinema
April 29, 2011 to April 30, 2011 – Dixon Avenue - next to The Chalet The sculptures (actual steetlamps which the artist deconstructed then reassembled, and connected back to the National Grid) beam down light incessantly, illuminating little save their own broken fo… Organized by Streetland | Type: art, installation
April 29, 2011 to April 30, 2011 – Westmoreland Street, Govanhill Designed to look like a miniature galaxy inside a regular post box and accompanied by sound from a home made record player, this two player game mixes sci-fi and nostalgia in a tactile reworking of o… Organized by Streetland | Type: street, game
April 29, 2011 to April 30, 2011 – To be confirmed Urban Switch’ explores the idea of ownership within urban areas by introducing an element of control to an existing street. An installation will consist of a light switch situated within a Govanhill… Organized by Streetland | Type: visual, art, installation
April 29, 2011 to April 30, 2011 – Westmoreland Street Garden, Govanhill South Seeds is a new and quickly growing community-led environmental improvement organisation that has been working in the Govanhill and surrounding areas since February. For Streetland the group wil… Organized by Streetland | Type: community, workshops
April 29, 2011 at 4pm to April 30, 2011 at 10pm – On and around Westmoreland Street A Festival of Creativity and the Street Friday April 29 and Saturday April 30, 2011 This year's Streetland festival will see visual art, live art, music, theatre, food, walking tours, street games a… Organized by | Type: festival
April 29, 2011 at 7pm to April 30, 2011 at 7pm – The Chalet, 18 Dixon Avenue, Govanhill The Chalet Prize is an exhibition and award celebrating excellence in fine art. Exhibitors are chosen by a panel of guest judges and The Chalet curatorial team. The prize will be awarded by unanimous… Organized by Streetland | Type: visual, art, exhibition, and, award
April 30, 2011 from 10:30am to 11:30am – Govanhill Baths BellyBabies is a student dance group led by teacher and choreographer Yvonne McCombie. They will be presenting 2 Middle Eastern dance routines followed by a taster Belly dance session held at Govanh… Organized by Streetland | Type: belly, dance, performance, and, taster, session.
April 30, 2011 from 11am to 2pm – Westmoreland Street Garden The Govanhill Residents Group is introducing monthly clean-up/gardening days. We are looking for as many community volunteers as possible to get involved and improve our local area. We’re also lookin… Organized by Streetland | Type: community, event
April 30, 2011 from 12pm to 12pm – To be confirmed Troop De Loop is an amateur Contemporary Dance Group with a passion for dancing and performing. They are excited to share some of their routines and moves with the community of Govanhill. Stay on aft… Organized by Streetland | Type: contemporary, dance, showcase
April 30, 2011 from 12pm to 4pm – Southside Studios, Westmoreland Street, Govanhill Taking place from 12 til 4 on Saturday the 30th of April 2011, and aping the conventions of the village fete, Southside studios will open its doors for a barbeque, home baking, games and art. Drawin… Organized by Streetland | Type: for, one, afternoon, southside, studios, will, become, an, urban, village, green, fete, with, art, games, barbeque, and, home, baking.
April 30, 2011 from 12pm to 5pm – Between Govanhill Park and Westmoreland Street Garden. Govanhill Youth Project will offer a display of Street Dance and lead Street Games between Govanhill Park and Westmoreland Street Garden. Organized by Streetland | Type: performance, and, street, games
April 30, 2011 from 12pm to 6pm – Flat 0/1 59 Dixon Avenue, Govanhill 'Welcome to our humble abode... The residents of 59 Dixon are throwing open the doors of their home for the day – so do drop in and remember we operate a BYOC policy (bring your own cakes). There wil… Organized by Streetland | Type: visual, art, and, performance
April 30, 2011 from 12pm to 4pm – Various/moving around Govanhill Our idea is to create a series of photo opportunity signs and sculptures which encourage people to interact and revalue the "street", the things in it and how the individual's own presence can change… Organized by Streetland | Type: visual, art
April 30, 2011 from 12pm to 2pm – Meet at the entrance to Wellcroft Bowling Club(corner of Queens Drive and Balvicar Drive). A tour of Govanhill led by Alistair Fyfe of the New Glasgow Society. The slightly controversial title refers to a Parliamentary description of the area which became Govanhill, from the 19th Century w… Organized by Streetland | Type: community, walk
April 30, 2011 from 12:30pm to 3pm – Around Westmoreland Street, Govanhill Join us in an interactive performance experience as we play, dance and travel through Westmoreland Street. You will get the chance to discover your skills in hula hoop and juggling and may even get a… Organized by Streetland | Type: the, clown, parade, is, a, family, friendly, interactive, street, theatre, experience.
April 30, 2011 from 1pm to 4pm – Govanhill Baths, Calder Street The seam of coal that Glasgow and in particular, Govanhill's 'Little Govan' Colliery benefited from in the 19th Century is evidence that many millennia ago Scotland lay at the equator and was dense… Organized by Streetland | Type: visual, art, installation
April 30, 2011 from 4pm to 4:45pm – Singing around Govanhill and Workshop in Govanhill Baths Listen out! - harmony singing group Voicebeat will perform songs,unannounced, in interesting locations throughout Streetland. Between 4 – 4.45pm Jane Bentley will lead an open singing session in G… Organized by Streetland | Type: singing, performances, and, workshop
April 30, 2011 from 6pm to 7pm – CCP/Govanhill Baths Trust office, Calder Street Come along to join us transforming old clothes and other items into something groovy, bespoke and useful like a dress, draught excluder,hat, bikini, bag, wallet, or even a superman suit! http://ttgla… Organized by Streetland | Type: community, workshop
April 30, 2011 from 7pm to 11pm – The Pandora We have the Pandora bar on Victoria Road booked with an exciting line up of Fox Gut Daata, Silver Caves (formerly Barn Owl) and Field Mouse. It'll be a free event but donations to cover the Glad Cafe… Organized by The Glad Cafe | Type: live, music
April 30, 2011 from 7:30pm to 8:30pm – Govanhill Library, Calder Street Ragged Chats will host a evening with passionate speakers talking about Govanhill as it is today and how it was in ‘the good ole days’. Our first talk will be remembering Govanhill as it once was w… Organized by Streetland | Type: community, talks
April 30, 2011 from 9pm to 10:30pm – Westmoreland Street Garden The Outdoor Cinema will held in the space that used to house the Hampden Picture House, a cinema that originally seated 1,040 people. It was opened in December 1920 and closed again after nearly 50… Organized by Streetland | Type: cinema