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Open the Gate presents
Open the Gate Festival
Saturday 10 June
In a nutshell
Open The Gate Festival is a free, all day festival with live music on stage, family workshops and The African Market.
Help Open The Gate to celebrate their 8th Anniversary with an all-day festival!
East-London based cultural organisation Open The Gate brings you another festival of amazing events. Expect 12 hours of non-stop activities and performances, featuring some of the finest live acts on stage, drumming, dance and arts workshops. It'll also be a chance to check out The African Market, where you'll be able to find gorgeous crafts and fashion.
What to Expect
Usifu Jalloh The Cowfoot Prince
Planetman (Acoustic Solo Set)
WORKSHOPS & Activities
Drum Song - Drumming & Dance Workshop with Nadia Al Faghih Hasan & Friends
Facepainting by Kems NaturalEb
A high quality selction of fashion, arts & craft, jewellery and of course FOOD with The African Market by Open the Gate
What people are saying
'We had a really nice time and didn't want the day to finish' - Esther, trader
'I enjoyed the day and look forward to the next one. I'm glad we came with the children, they had a good time too' - Sharon, visitor
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Things you should know
Suitable for all ages
This event is wheelchair accessible.