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Glasgow Mela 17 July 2016 at Kelvingrove Park

Glasgow Mela

​​17 July 2016

Glasgow Mela - Scotland's biggest free multicultural festival - is back in 2016 with a brand new date! We are moving to 17 July 2016 but keeping our fabulous home in the west end's beautiful Kelvingrove Park. 

Glasgow Mela will be bursting with live music and theatre performances, exotic and mouth-watering foods from around the globe and fun for all ages. Shop for unique gifts and dazzling clothes in the marketplace before chilling out in the summer sun to the sounds of the world.

Put Sunday 17 July 2016 in your diary, add it to your smartphone and post it on social media as the date for Glasgow Mela.

 Glasgow Mela 2016

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Mela on Your Doorstep

After​​ a hugely successful first year for Mela on Your Doorstep in 2015, Mela will be coming to a community venue near you in May and July!

Mela On Your Doorstep promises to give you a flavour of the Glasgow Mela right in the heart of your local community. Join the party with a day of free activities and performances at Netherton Community Centre, Dalmarnock Legacy Hub and Tramway.

Come along with family and friends and try Bhangra and Bollywood dance, sample international cookery, and be inspired by arts activities and storytelling from around the world. Enjoy performances by ars and local groups including dance by Visual Statement, theatre from Ignite and dramatic drumming from Ayawara.

Dalmarnock Legacy Hub - Sunday 22 May 12noon - 5pm

301 Springfield Road, G40 3LJ

Netherton Community Centre - Sunday 29 May 1.30pm - 4.30pm

385 Netherton Road, G13 1AX

Tramway - Sunday 10 July 12noon - 4pm

25 Albert Drive, G41 2PE