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Black Brighton Market 2023

Black Brighton Market 2023

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11:00 AM

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The Actors

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A monthly market with stalls, performances and prizes to be won!


Black Brighton Market is a place where Black and People of colour have the opportunity to sell their art, goods, services and perform to the general public. Creating equal opportunities and better profits within the BIPOC community.

On The Day

The day will start with the stallholders arriving at 10am to set up upstairs at The Actors. The doors to the public will then open at 11am where they will be greeted by our ticket handler at the door, each ticket comes with a raffle entry, and the chance to see an array of performances from 3pm. Join us at The Actors for an eclectic market with a plethora of items, from different artisinal sellers with an array of handmade items, environmentally sourced goods, and other eye-catching one of a kind goodies unfound anywhere else. We also now have special guests including Empress Justice Tarot and pop-up kitchens! (If you would like to sell food at the market please email


Your ticket will include a day pass to the Black Brighton Market, all performances throughout the day and an entry into a raffle where you can win a prize from one of the stallholders on the day. All money from ticket sales will be go towards paying performers and the organiser. All money from stall and food sales will go to the seller. Age 12 and under free entry, student tickets must have proof of student card or unidays login upon request.

2023 Dates, Saturdays

4th March

1st April

6th May – Part of the Brighton Fringe

3rd June – Part of the Brighton Fringe

8th July

12th August

2nd September

7th October – 1 YEAR ANNIVERSARY!

4th November

2nd December – Kwanzaa

Performances and Open Mic

Black Brighton Market is proud to say that we are becoming recognised for our impeccable headline selection, and we have quite the treat for you this October. We also offer the opportunity for performers who are just starting out, the opportunity to take the stage with an Open Mic section, whether you’re a singer, poet, comedian, dancer, the stage is yours! Sign up on our Open Mic google doc, links on the website.


Born in Dallas, Texas, Akin Soul is a 21-year-old jazz and soul singer, multi-instrumentalist & songwriter from South East London who plays keys, guitar and trombone. Raised on a diet of Marvin

Gaye, Stevie, Quincy, Lalah & Donny Hathaway, Amy & Corinne Bailey Rae… In 2018 Akin founded the 12 piece band – Akin Soul & The Soul Tribe who have gone on to perform across London at Glastonbury, We Out Here Festival, Brainchild Festival, Love Supreme, All Point’s East, Brainchild, Great Escape.

Follow us!

Find us and keep up to date on all market news on Facebook , Instagram and TikTok @Blackbrightonmarket


Help us build, grow and help the continuation of Black Brighton Market by making a contribution on our GoFundMe! Your Donation will go towards…Table Hire, Performers, Sound engineer, Graphic designer, Poster and leaflet printing & distribution, Photographer, Day manager, Digital advertisement and more we haven’t even thought of yet.

For more information, application forms and donation links, please head to the official

Black Brighton Market Website.

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