INFORMATION FOR PARTICIPANTS
SIDE BY SIDE 2020
Information about food and drink for all participants at Side by Side.
Tips about the easiest ways to get to Gothenburg and the Concert Hall.
Have questions about the accommodations at Side by Side? Here you find answers.
Get acquainted with the camp locations. Here you find a map of the camp area.
There are many exciting things to do in Gothenburg outside of camp.
At Side by Side we serve lunch and dinner during camp and fruit between meals. We are working hard to lessen the excess amount of food we serve at the camp, therefore some of the meals are only for those at our accommodation.Information about which meals are available for everyone and which are only for those staying at our accommodations will be made available close to camp start.
We do not serve any food that contains nuts or pork. Please state any special dietary needs in your sign-up/application form. We are able to accommodate the following: vegetarian, vegan, lactose free, gluten free and milk protein free food. Other special requirements cannot be guaranteed,
Side by Side is a” Kranmärkt” (tap certified) event. Meaning that we do not serve any water on bottle and instead provide our participants with a refillable bottle that you can refill at any water source. (Swedish tap water is drinkable.)
For you who are traveling to Side by Side!
The closest airport is Gothenburg Landvetter Airport.
To get from the airport to the city we recommend the airport bus.
Leave the airport bus at stop “Korsvägen”. It is within walking distance to the accommodation and the Concert Hall (Konserthuset).
Nearest train station is Gothenburg Central Station.From there you can take several different buses and trams. Ticket may be bought at the store “Pressbyrån” or with the app “ToGo”.
The locations for accommodation, food, rehearsals and concerts are all within walking distance of the Concert Hall (Konserthuset).
For those traveling to Gothenburg it's possible to book camp accommodation. Camp accommodation means that you sleep on a mattress, on the floor, in communal sleeping rooms, each housing up to 20 people. Mattress is available upon request, but you need to bring your own pillow and cover/sleeping bag. The accommodation costs 95 SEK/night for children and adults alike. To stay at the Side by Side accommodation you need to be at least 13 years old or be accompanied by an adult that you know.
1. ISGR, Molinsgatan 6BoendeAccommodation
2. Hvitfeldtska Södra, RöhssgatanBoende, repetitionAccommodation, rehearsal
3. Hvitfeldtska MatsalMatserveringSchool cafeteria
4. Hvitfeldtska SkolgårdHangout
5. Hvitfeldtska Norra, Rektorsgatan 2Boende, repetitionAccommodation, rehearsal
6. Studenternas Hus, Götabergsgatan 17RepetitionRehearsal
7. Vasaaulan, Göteborgs UniversitetRepetitionRehearsal
8. Konserthuset, GötaplatsenRepetition, mat, konsert, kansli, discoRehearsal, food, concert, reception, disco
9. HSM, Fågelsången 1Repetition, konsertRehearsal, concert
10. Scandinavium, Skånegatan 10Repetition, konsertRehearsal, concert
11. Världskulturmuseet, Södra vägen 54
The Liseberg amusement park is the most popular place to visit for people spending a holiday in Gothenburg.
Paddanbåten is a fun and interesting way to see and experience Gothenburg form a boat..
Photo: Göran Assner
At Universeum you can learn more about dinosaurs and other animals as well as space and technology.
Photo: Ellika Henrikson
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