This week hundreds will be heading to London's Trafalgar Square to celebrate the end of Ramadan with Eid in the Square.

The free event organised by the Mayor of London was created in partnership with the Eid Community Advisory Group and several grassroots Muslim organisations. 

Trafalgar Square will host a stage welcoming the likes of comedy from Ola Labib, DJ Yasser Ranjha along with many more exciting acts perfect for the whole family.

Along with fun activities and performances, there will also be several food stalls in the Square including Koreanese Corn Dog, Churros Garcia, Spice Shack, Whippy Ices and more. 

Before you head to Eid in the Square, find out everything you need to know about the event.

When is Eid in the Square in London?

The event held in Trafalgar Square will take place on Saturday, April 20 from 12pm until 6pm.

Is Eid in the Square in London free?

Eid in the Square is completely free to enter but there are charges for food and drinks.

What is the lineup for Eid in the Square in London?

Hosted by Ola Labib and Yasser Ranjha, Eid in the Square will have several acts on the main stage, you can see the full lineup below.

  • Welcome Prayer - Imam Mahmood Ul Hussan
  • Takaleed
  • Indonesian Arts and Dance
  • Indonesia Angklung Ensemble
  • Call to Prayer – Imam Qari Mehmood ul Hussan
  • Inspiring Muslim Awards
  • Star Children’s Choir
  • Speeches
  • Love’s Pilgrim
  • Q&A with Islamic Relief UK
  • Cultural Style Week – Uzbek Cultural Showcase
  • Chahat Mahmood Ali Qawwal and Group
  • Q&A with Western Union
  • Muslim Belal
  • Al Awde Zafa and Dabke Group
  • Members of the Orchestra of Syrian Musicians 

What activities are on in Eid in the Square London?

Along with main stage fun, there will also be activities all across Trafalgar Square including:

  • Everyday Muslim presents: The Identi-Tree Live Exhibition
  • WAW Creative Arts Family Zone 
  • Rumi’s Cave - DafZikir Drummers and Friends
  • Alif New Beginnings
  • Halal Tourism Britain
  • Meet Omar and Hana
  • Goals for Girls 
  • Bubble Girl
  • Kidwise STEM Experiences and LightArtVR
  • Face Painting
  • Henna 
  • Market Stalls

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What food will there be at Eid in the Square London?

You can take in the celebrations while tucking into a tasty meal with food stalls from all points of the globe in the Square.

The full list of food stalls is:

  • Churros Garcia
  • Elvaquero
  • Flame & Grill
  • Halal German Sausage and Fries
  • Koreanese Corn Dog
  • Oh Babu
  • Oshpaz Ltd
  • Rukhsanas
  • Shawarma Bros Ltd
  • Sheesh & Babs
  • Spice Shack
  • Thainese Street Food
  • Whippy Ices

What is the bag policy for Eid in the Square London?

As the event is expected to be busy, organisers say to expect queues as there will be bag searches when entering the Square.

They are also encouraged not to bring large bags into the event to avoid delays.