A celebration of creatives through art, music & discussion

Who We Are

Markfield Road Festival is an annual free festival celebrating creatives through art, music and discussion which launched in September 2022. Based in South Tottenham, London, the three-day festival is organised by Gaunson Creative Studios with The Cove, Ten87Markfield Beam Engine & MuseumUnit 3 and Ten to One Bar.

Festival activities include Gaunson Creative Open Studios (which have been running for over 20 years), Art In The Yard, live music & performance, panel discussions on music, art & creativity, film screenings, food stalls & bars, a carnival workshop and procession with Earlsmead Primary School, children’s activities and more. 

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2023 Highlights

🔥 We doubled our number of guests since our launch event last year and across the 3 days, Friday – Sunday, we saw 5000 people attend our event!

🔥 We provided a platform for over 150 artists, creatives and musicians

🔥 We delivered 6 free creative panel talks

🔥 8 free workshops to over 250 participants including children’s craft, kids yoga, life drawing, creative schools workshops and a creative sound workshop

🔥 Staffed the festival with locals from Haringey

Thanks to our 2023 sponsors & partners

Made by Tottenham, Tottenham Wine, Vabel, Carpet City
Haringey Community Press, GAS Production, Fifth Column

2022 Highlights

  • 2,500+ attendees across all venues over Friday, Saturday and Sunday
  • 120+ artists and creatives took part
  • 110 local school children were involved in a carnival workshop and procession
  • £20,000+ of artwork bought or commissioned from Gaunson Creative Studios artists

Thanks to our 2022 sponsors

Made by Tottenham, Tottenham Wine, Argent Related, Heart of Hale, O’Donovan Waste Disposal, Newlon Housing Trust, Carpet City, Scaffold Maze

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