The 6th of June 2015, cultural organisation Open The Gate celebrates its 6th Anniversary with a whole day of cultural entertainment, alongside their renowned African Market

Open The Gate Festival welcomes an array of live music & story telling acts from Ghana, Somalia, Mozambique Sierra Leone, Mexico and beyond. Take part in a drumming workshop by DRUM SONG and experience Open The Gate’s African Market. A chance for you to purchase unique fashion Arts & Crafts, Design, Jewellery, Books, Music, inspired by African cultures. Oh and let’s not forget the food, no festival is complete without the food…Delicious African Food will be available to purchase throughout the whole event!

Entry to the festival is free and a great day out attracting an eclectic mix of people including families.
It encourages children and young people to be enthused by the beauty of African culture and creates a forum for young people, students & adults, to mingle and converse, whilst providing networking opportunities for traders and interested visitors.

Open The Gate festival continues to be a big event run by a team of hardworking volunteers. If you’d like to help ensure the festival continues for more years to come, please consider supporting them through making a donation. Click HERE to find out more.

Twitter/Instagram: @OpenTheGate_ #TheAfricanMarket #OTGFest

Free entry
Rich Mix
35-47 Bethnal Green Rd,
E1 6LA




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