Festival Culture on the Corner

On Saturday, June 3, there will again be the Festival Cultuur op de Hoek. That day, Dordrecht amateur art associations will be given a stage in the (inner) city. There will be performances, workshops, open houses and an exhibition; a great way to get acquainted with the many associations in Dordrecht. This new culture festival is open to everyone free of charge.

Culture on the Corner features a continuous program from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at various locations. A large stage at Scheffersplein will be the centerpiece of the festival. Admission to all activities is free.

Well-known and lesser-known names will perform between 11 a.m.-5 p.m. on the three downtown stages and on the Art Church stage.

Performances at Scheffers Square and Fish Bridge

At one of the terraces on Scheffersplein, enjoy Music Society Pro Patria, Phil's Bigband, JD's BigBand, Machar, Concert Band Prince William of Orange and The Donuts.

Programmed on the Visbrug are Inter Amicos, Jong Jubal, Orchest Vereeniging Dordrecht, Drechtstad, Muziekvereniging and Spotlight Orchestra.

Performances on Vrieseplein and in KunstKerk

Jubal, DansOrkestDordrecht, Drumfanfare KNA, BigBand Swing Express and Toonkunstkoor Dordrecht can be heard and seen on the Vrieseplein. The dancers of Machar invite everyone to join them, so put on easy shoes!

The Kunstkerk features a wide variety of choirs: Dordrecht Ladies and Gentlemen, Merwe's Oratorio Society, Soulshine and VHA Mass Choir and the Mixed Choir Orpheus Ensemble.

Click here for the complete program

Exhibition, information and Multi Painting

The Dordrecht Amateur Photographers (DAF) have set up an exhibition in the City Library (Groenmarkt 153) and will also be there to provide information. The members and teachers of Painting and Drawing Association Studio 76 are going to make some nice big paintings in the Vriesestraat (corner Lenghengang) together with passers-by. Anyone can grab a brush and participate in this Multi Painting activity.

Open Houses
A number of societies also have their locations set up for visits this day. Everyone is welcome to come see the locations where Jubal and Merwes Oratorio Society rehearses. Studio 76 has also opened its doors to the public.

Cultuur op de hoek is organised on behalf
organised by the Municipality of Dordrecht
by ToBe Projectbureau.