WORLD HALAL FOOD FESTIVAL: WEEKEND EVENT BACK IN LONDON
Get ready for an unforgettable international culinary journey at the World Halal Food Festival, returning to the London Stadium, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, on September 23rd-24th, 2023.
Now in its eighth year, this remarkable celebration of halal cuisine promises to be a delectable extravaganza for food enthusiasts from around the world.
Formerly known as the London Halal Food Festival, this annual event continues to grow in scale and popularity.
The weekend event will welcome thousands of halal food aficionados, offering a mouth-watering array of international halal delicacies and an opportunity for delightful shopping experiences throughout the entire weekend.
Foodies can look forward to live cookery demonstrations by world-renowned celebrity chefs at the Tariq Halal Cookery Theatre, captivating performances by talented artists on the main stage, and the fiery and often hilarious Halal Eat-Off competitions.
The festival's expanded offerings include a dedicated Kids Zone, Dessert Zone, VIP Lounge, and much more, ensuring it's a family day out to remember.
Hosted by "Cooking With the Stars" celebrity, Shelina Permalloo, the festival will feature live cooking demonstrations by culinary stars such as Ali Rehman, celebrated international food blogger, and Omar Foster, runner-up in this year's MasterChef competition.
Adding to the excitement, award-winning music producer Naughty Boy will introduce his renowned "Naughty Boy Kitchen" to the World Halal Food Festival for the very first time.
The festival's inclusivity shines through as it welcomes everyone, whether they exclusively eat halal or simply appreciate exceptional cuisine.
Organised and managed by Algebra Festivals, the team behind some of the world's most significant Muslim consumer events, including the London Muslim Shopping Festival and the London Eid Festival, this event has a proven track record of attracting thousands of diverse and enthusiastic crowds.
The World Halal Food Festival is proud to have the London Metropolitan Police as their community partner, with Western Union and the British Islamic Trade Association as co-partners, and Tariq Halal Meats as their official title sponsor.
Waleed Jahangir, Managing Director, Algebra Festivals, expressed his excitement, stating: "The World Halal Food Festival is an opportunity for members of all communities to come and experience the flavours of the world all under one roof with family and friends."
Graham Gilmore, CEO, London Stadium, welcomed the festival's return to the iconic venue, saying: "Our venue is an ideal fit for this event, which brings together the food, music, and culture of the Muslim community for all to enjoy in the heart of East London."
Tickets for the World Halal Food Festival are on sale now at worldhalalfoodfestival.com/tickets.