Oldham Market’s First Chaand Raat

poster outside oldham library proting the 2013 chaand raatFollowing in the footsteps of the famed event held Mancheter’s Longsight Market since 2002, Oldham held it’s very first Chaand Raat Market on Tommyfield on Tuesday the 6th August.
This is normally a quiet day for the market as traditionally Tuesday was Oldham’s “early closing” day.

Oldham Market 11am 06-08-20130

But this is how it looked at midnight the same day.
pictures and video (below).

Chaand Raat Walkabout Video