Open the Gate

Celebrate the 10th anniversary of Open The Gate Festival, a unique 12 hour event featuring live music, The African Market, family workshops & African street food.

Expect an unmissable fabulous 12 hour festival packed-up with:

Live music from the most talented African & Diaspora artists on the OTG roster, both established and upcoming.

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.