Open The Gate 10th Anniversary Festival


Open The Gate Festival is a unique 1-day event featuring Live Music, The African Market, Family workshops & African street food. This year we are celebrating Open The Gate’s 10th Anniversary!

Expect an unmissable fabulous 12-hour Festival packed-up with:
- LIVE MUSIC on stage: from the most talented African & Diaspora artists on our roster, both established and upcoming, that we have supported since 2009,
- The African Market: with a selection of designers and makers who strive in ethical and sustainable practices,
bringing you unique fashion, accessories, homeware, natural beauty products, books and art,
- Family & Children Workshops: Learn drumming and dancing on traditional and new rhythms, arts & crafts to bring home, or get your face painted as a wild animal,
- African street food: Homemade traditional Nigerian cuisine with a modern twist
- And lots of treats and surprises all day long!

Open The Gate 10th Anniversary Festival is a homage to the community of fans & followers, creative minds and volunteers who have supported our project and activities since 2009.