Dalston Square hosts free, drop-in cultural activities and events all year round.
Pop-up play road
Saturday 30 June, 1-4pm
Are you stuck on stabilisers? Want a new cycle experience? Bring your own bike or use one of ours at the Stars 'n' Stripes pop-up play-road. A family cycle experience promoting safe cycling with pop-up traffic lights, zebra crossings and dressing up as traffic police, lollipop people and more.
Street art festival by 840 Arts
Saturday 7 July, 11am-8pm
Full details to follow.
Hackney Kids' Carnival
Sunday 15 July, early afternoon, time to be confirmed
In the run-up to the main Hackney Carnival in September, four Hackney schools have immersed themselves in carnival workshops to create pint-sized carnival costumes, choreography and steel pan and samba performances. Join us at the Hackney Kids' Carnival procession to enjoy the work of Hackney's future carnivalists.
Pop-up play road
Saturday 4 August 1-4pm and Saturday 1 September 1-4pm
Are you stuck on stabilisers? Want a new cycle experience? Bring your own bike or use one of ours at the Stars 'n' Stripes Pop-up Play-road. It's a family cycle experience which promotes safe cycling involving pop-up traffic lights, zebra crossings and dressing up as traffic police, lollipop people and much more.
We welcome proposals for cultural events in the square. For more information, or if you are interested in volunteering, please contact Lucy McMenemy on 0208 356 2919 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dalston Square culture and community engagement forum
If you're a local resident, our culture and community engagement forum will help you get involved and have your say on the cultural programme.
Minutes of forum meetings
- March 2018 [pdf, 159.97Kb]
- May 2017 [pdf, 149.66Kb]
- April 2016 [pdf, 253.32Kb]
- November 2015 [pdf, 162.88Kb]
- August 2015 [pdf, 34.46Kb]
- April 2015 [pdf, 16.62Kb]
- November 2014 [pdf, 34.41Kb]
- June 2014 [pdf, 227.33Kb]
- March 2014 [pdf, 193.69Kb]
- October 2013 [pdf, 148.38Kb]
- July 2013 [pdf, 172.43Kb]
- April 2013 [pdf, 192.48Kb]
- January 2013 [pdf, 174.03Kb]
- October 2012 [pdf, 116.29Kb]
- July 2012 [pdf, 153.7Kb]
- May 2012 [pdf, 166.54Kb]