Mela Carnival

Date 20th August 2022
TIME 12:30pm
Place Belfast City Centre
This year the city centre will be awash with a kaleidoscope of colour and creativity as we present our first Mela Carnival.
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Bringing together hundreds of participants and artists from across the city and beyond our spectacular carnival parade will fill the streets with vibrant global costumes, pulsating world music and dance and amazing processional sculpture. Round off the afternoon in the Mela Global Village at City Hall grounds with food, music, dance and breathtaking aerial performances.

Creative Collaborators

Hundreds of creative professionals have worked in collaboration with us to bring our first Mela Carnival to life in the streets of Belfast.

Colour Procession

Be part of our colour procession and walk the carnival route with us while throwing colourful powders in a party atmosphere among friends!