Spring at Old Spitalfields Market
Tis the season to get out and about, as winter (hopefully) turns to spring. And we have lots worth venturing out for...
We’re emerging from winter with a line-up of new and returning events that will make you feel all warm and sunny, whatever the weather…
Dog’s Life: Pet Market & Dog Show
Saturday 21st March
On Saturday 21st March the Market will be home to a brand new pet event, Dog’s Life.
Our guest market space will be packed 25+ stalls of treasured and innovative pet brands, while on our mezzanine level we’ll have doggy friendly activities, pet photography and portraits, talks and workshops.
Throughout the day, on stage on the market floor, we’ll be hosting a light-hearted doggy show where owners can enter their pet’s in categories such as ‘Pet and Owner Look-a-like’ or ‘Best Party Trick’ giving us the chance to showcase of some of the most fabulous furry friends in attendance.
Family Shop-up & Social
Friday 3rd & Saturday 4th April
In April our FAM EAST Family Social and Market is back to start the school Easter holiday in style.
This two-day family social will feature creative workshops for kids, a family-friendly pop-up market featuring 25 of the coolest kids brands in town alongside some London’s finest street food.
On the Market’s Mezzanine, kids will have the chance to create interactive sculptures and artworks using a variety of fun and inspiring materials.
URBAN JUNGLE EAST
Plant & Gardening Festival
Friday 24th – Sunday 26th April
This Spring, Old Spitalfields Market joins forces with Green Rooms Market to create Urban Jungle East, an ode to all things botanical. Over three days the E1 space will transform into a veritable Urban Jungle with pop up market, retailer displays, workshops and talks. Shop, learn, create and be inspired by industry experts during this Springtime celebration of urban and indoor gardening.
Pre-loved clothes sale event
Friday 15th May
We are once again teaming up with “fancy fashion car boot” queens, Fashion Re:boot, to bring you this unmissable sustainable fashion event.
Join us on the Friday 15th May from 7pm on our central mezzanine for an evening of guilt-free fashion.
We’ll have a host of bloggers, stylists, boutique owners and fashion junkies selling their pre-loved (and some brand new) pieces at bargain prices.
Entry to buy is £5 and for sellers its £35 to bring a rail.
EAST Art Fair
Saturday 16th May
Brought to you in association with Ace Club, the EAST Art Fair is a chance to meet and shop big-name artists alongside some handpicked fresh talent.
The third edition of this new market is set to be the biggest yet, keep an eye on the @byaceclub Instagram feed for further details.
As the temperature rises, our workshops return to the Mezzanine. This April look out for kids art sessions from Dot Kids and the return of our Urban Makers workshops in May.