Africa Fashion Week London 2019

Fri 9th Sat - 10th August 2019

A Modern African Cultural Experience
AFWL is the largest and longest running, culturally diverse fashion and trade exhibition in Europe. Since its creation in 2011, AFWL has left a legacy showcasing 900 designers, in front of an audience of more than 70,000 attendees, and represented more than 50 countries with 30 of them being African.

AFWL is one of the most coveted cultural and culturally diverse fashion and trade show events in Europe with more than 3.3 million views across multiple platforms and 34 million impressions online.

This year‘s event is destined to mark a milestone in our history. This year sees the inclusion of several commercial facets designed to enhance the experience of attendees and exhibitors.
We have an exciting new structure to the event:

• African Souk
Visitors will be transported into Africa with our African Souk the space promises to showcase new and aspiring African fashion designers and accessory companies housed in an authentic display of some of Africa’s most innovative designs.

• Business Forum / Workshop
This year we have created a business ‘forum, offering guidance and advice to aspiring designers, as we curate talks and panels from leading manufacturers, retailers and government officials and in all areas relating to fashion. There will be an opportunity for attendees to get up close and personal with their favourite designers with a presentation space offering question forum.
Mayor of London Office | V&A Museum | Department of Trade UK | Fashion Roundtable | Azzi Glasser | Vanessa Gounden and many more.

• Luxury Boutique
We’ve decided to include the luxury market space, designed to showcase some of the leading and will established brands within African fashion, there are a number of brands travelling from overseas showcasing new collections never before seen in the European market.

• African Food Village
This year sees the new inclusion of our food village showcasing more than 4 African catering companies and brands with food from all over North South East and West Africa. With our lovely eating Galleria designed for you to enjoy your food with friends and network with other attendees.

• Fashion show
This year there is a selection of 5 fashion shows taking place on both days with a focus on sustainability, eco fashion and diversity.
Grand Finale

Celebrity Fashion Show & After Party

AFWL | BLUXE VIP AFTER PARTY
VIP Access Only with a Gold Celebrity VIP Ticket

We will be hosting an exclusive Afterparty and live performances. With special guests, live music and a star studded line up.

Ticketing:
Early* Ticket £10 (No Fashion Show Entry)
Standard Early Bird: This ticket allows access into Africa Fashion Week 2019 on Friday and Saturday but excludes all fashion shows. With this ticket entry will be permitted into the main areas which include: African Market Souk (This is where you can shop from a variety of African brands not available on the high street and pick up a unique African garment.) | Bluxe Luxury African Boutique – (luxury boutique space, presenting luxury African brands, showcasing established brands and new collections never before seen in the European market. | Bluxe Business Forum – (Offering guidance and advice to aspiring designers, with curate talks and panels from leading manufacturers, buyers, retailers and government officials and in all areas relating to fashion) African Food Village – (Showcasing a selection of African catering companies and brands with food from all over. Enjoy eat good food with friends and network with other attendees.) Fashion Presentations – Static Fashion Presentation Showcasing aspiring designers.

FRIDAY 9th August 2019
4pm Mahogany Catwalk
Mahogany Catwalk Ticket £20* | Mahogany Catwalk Show on Friday 9th August 2019 at 4pm | Standard Entry at anytime to main event | Standard Entry to 4pm Mahogany Fashion Show | Standard Seating from rows D on wards. Note: Allow for a minimum of 30 minutes for all catwalk shows due to queuing, to avoid disappointment. Seats allocated randomly on a first come first serve basis.

6pm Mahogany Catwalk
Mahogany Catwalk Ticket £20* | Ebony Catwalk Show on Friday 9th August 2019 at 6pm | Standard Entry at anytime to main event | Standard Entry to 6pm Mahogany Fashion Show | Note: Allow for a minimum of 30 minutes for all catwalk shows due to queuing, to avoid disappointment. Seats allocated randomly on a first come first serve basis.

SATURDAY 10th August 2019
2pm Ebony Catwalk
Ebony Catwalk Ticket £25* | Ebony Catwalk Show on Saturday 10th August 2019 at 2pm | Standard Entry at anytime to main event | Standard Entry to 2pm Ebony Fashion Show | Standard Seating from rows D on wards. Note: Allow for a minimum of 30 minutes for all catwalk shows due to queuing, to avoid disappointment. Seats allocated randomly on a first come first serve basis.

5pm Ebony Catwalk
Ebony Catwalk Ticket £25* | Ebony Catwalk Show on Saturday 10th August 2019 at 5pm | Standard Entry at anytime to main event | Standard Entry to 5pm Ebony Fashion Show | Standard Seating from rows D on wards. Note: Allow for a minimum of 30 minutes for all catwalk shows due to queuing, to avoid disappointment. Seats allocated randomly on a first come first serve basis.

CELEBRITY CATWALK SHOW 7:30
Celebrity Catwalk Silver Ticket £35* | Celebrity Catwalk Show on Saturday 10th August 2019 at 7.30pm | Standard Entry at anytime to main event | Standard Entry to 7.30 Celebrity Fashion Show | Standard Seating from rows D on wards | Standard Entry into any fashion show on the day. Note: Allow for a minimum of 30 minutes for all catwalk shows due to queuing to avoid disappointment. Seats allocated randomly on a first come first serve basis.

Gold VIP Ticket £75* | Celebrity Catwalk Show on Saturday 10th August 2019 at 7.30pm | Fast Track Entry at anytime to main event subject to queuing | Fast Track Entry to 7.30 Celebrity Fashion Show | Priority VIP Seating Rows A-C | Standard Entry into any fashion over 2 days | Access to VIP After Party. Note: Allow for a minimum of 30 minutes for all catwalk shows due to queuing to avoid disappointment.

AFWL Guidelines
Wear your best African or even Wakanda-inspired outfit to be snapped and papped by the international media! Whatever you decide to do, Africa Fashion Week London 2019 will be the highlight of your summer events calendar. African-inspired designs are dominating the international fashion scene like never before and now is the time to appreciate #AfricanExcellence.

Let’s Celebrate!

Ticket prices are per each catwalk show and please arrive 30 minutes before your scheduled catwalk show starts.
For more details please contact ticket-info@africafashionweeklondonuk.com

Catwalk Show Schedules at Africa Fashion Week London 2019:
Friday 9th August 2019
4pm Catwalk Show
Please arrive early to avoid disappointment (Arrival time 3.30pm)
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6.00pm Catwalk Show
Please arrive early to avoid disappointment (Arrival time 5.30pm)

Saturday 10th August 2019
2.00pm Catwalk Show
Please arrive early to avoid disappointment (Arrival time 1.30pm)
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5.00pm Catwalk Show
Please arrive early to avoid disappointment (Arrival time 4.30pm)
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7:30pm Celebrity Catwalk Show
Please arrive early to avoid disappointment (Arrival 5.30pm)

VIP Tickets
– Rows A – C Seats
– Fast track entry
– Access to the exhibition and shopping area.

TRAVEL DETAILS
There is no parking available at the premises. Limited on-street metered parking is available in the surrounding streets.

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