Brick Lane
Principality of Spitalfields, England E1

Brick Lane Curry Festival, which is kicking off from 27 September to 10 October, will be playing host to a range of activities as well as celebrating the full flavours of the East.
The festival will offer al fresco dining, dance and street art performance, stalls providing Bangladeshi snacks and sweets and entertainment such as ushers in traditional Indian costumes, snake charmers and chanachur walas ( traditional snack sellers).

Restaurants along the entire length of Brick Lane will also be providing festive menus, special offers and live entertainment. Over 60,000 people are expected to attend the free event.

In addition, on the 23 September the Best Curry Competition will take place. The winner will be selected by a panel of four judges, comprising a well-known celebrity, MP, high profile dignitary and a specially selected member of the public.

To win the opportunity of joining the panel of judges for the Best Curry Competition, members of the public can simply log on to the official festival website:

Official Website:

Added by VistaLondon on August 19, 2007