London’s Mexican scene goes far beyond just tequila and tacos, that’s why Kankun™ Sauces teaming up with online urban city guide and app, Yelp and the Mexican Chamber of Commerce to show London the best of Mexico on your doorstep. MexiFest is taking over Spitalfields Market on 10th September to celebrate Mexican Independence Day.

Bishop Square

Yelp and Kankun™ Sauce are bringing together some of the capital’s most authentic Mexican providers for what is set to be London’s biggest free entry celebration of Mexican food, drink and culture.

Event details

Where: Bishop Square, Spitalfields Market, London E1 6EW

When: September 10th, 12:00 to 6:00pm

RSVP: Free through the Yelp app

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Sample traditional delights including gorditas, torta pocket sandwiches, Mexican cheeses and iced paletas to mention a few. You’ll also be able to immerse yourself in Mexican culture including fashion, arts, entertainment and games. There will even be giant piñatas and a replica luchador ring complete with traditional Mexican wrestlers.

The event is free to enter by simply signing up to Yelp and checking-in on the app, or making a £10 charitable donation. This and some of the proceeds from the event will go to Misión México, who help orphaned children in Mexico. Once inside, there’ll be a number of free samples as well as the opportunity to buy all the delicious Mexican treats you can handle.


Alex Shebar, Yelp’s London Community Manager comments:

 “London is such a melting pot of culture and we want to show a new side of the Mexican heritage in the capital. We have so many excellent local businesses providing authentic Mexican food, drink and cultural experiences right on our doorstep.”

Save the date do not miss it – 10th of September.