Mela in the City

Mela in the City

This event has finished Took place on: Sunday, 26th Sep 2021

 Free

Coronavirus: Events may be cancelled and venues closed at short notice, you are advised to check on their websites before making a trip.

A vibrant celebration of Bengali arts, culture and heritage in Aldgate Square.

Bursting with live performances, fantastic food and interactive workshops, Mela in the City is a free and fun outdoor event that offers something for everyone.

You are invited to come and have a go at Bengali dancing, make a rangoli design or get a henna tattoo, and enjoy a day of music, dance and poetry performances by professional artists and community groups.

Performances will include music by folk band The RadhaRaman and Gouri Chowdhury, dance performances by Taal Torongo and Showmi Dance Company, street theatre by Nutkhut, and much more.

Mela means 'fair' or 'festival', and traditionally brought different communities together. Mela in the City celebrates the community and diversity of the Square Mile. The event is free and open to all to participate.


Contact and Booking Details

This event has finished Took place on: Sunday, 26th Sep 2021

 Free

Booking details and information at this website.

No need to book tickets - just turn up on the day.

Disclaimer: All information given is correct at the time of compiling the listings. Any questions about the event should be directed to the event organiser.

2021-09-26 2021-09-26 Europe/London Mela in the City A vibrant celebration of Bengali arts, culture and heritage in Aldgate Square. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2021/09/26/mela-in-the-city-276021 Aldgate Square,Aldgate High Street,London,

Location

Aldgate Square,

Aldgate High Street,
London,
UKEC3N 1AF

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