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BELFAST MELA

The magic of Mela returns this year with an amazing week long programme of world music, dance, food and art across Belfast finishing with a finale celebration at Botanic Gardens.

 

It’s been a tough time for everyone over the last year, and we look forward to bringing some culture, colour and creativity back to our city this summer to celebrate our proud cultural diversity.

PROGRAMME COMING SOON

MELA DAY

29th August 2021, 12noon – 6pm Botanic Gardens

Dust off your party shoes, and join us at Botanic Gardens as it’s transformed into a global wonderland of music, dance, food and art

MELA+

23rd – 28th August 2021

We’ve extended your festival experience this year with, MELA+, featuring a week long programme of cultural events across the city. Stay in contact for updates on the festival.

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