Open The Gate 8th Anniversary Festival

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Open The Gate Festival is a 12 hours event with live music on stage, family workshops and The African Market.

East-London based cultural organisation Open The Gate celebrates another year of amazing events with a 12 hours non-stop Festival featuring some of the finest live acts on stage, drumming, dance and arts workshops and activities surrounded by the famous Open The Gate's The African Market... and free entry all day long from midday to midnight!



Simo Lagnawi & Gnawa Blues All Stars

Usifu Jalloh The Cowfoot Prince

Saidi Kanda & Mvula Mandondo

Juanita Euka

Jay Johnson

Planetman (Acoustic Solo Set)

Vocal Global

Open The Gate Sound (Fenomeno show & MC Samurai) feat MANLIO Calafrocampano + more singers & DJ passing through


• WORKSHOPS & Activities •

Drum Song - Drumming & Dance Workshop with Nadia Al Faghih Hasan & Friends


Massage Therapy by Mariama Ndiaye Mariama's Massage



MANY STALLS with high quality selction of fashion, arts & craft, jewellery and of course FOOD with The African Market by Open the Gate

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