Mela – festival of friendship
Northampton’s second ever Mela will be taking place in Becket’s Park on Sunday 28th July 12-4pm
This year there will be a variety of performers including BhangraBlaze, pupils from Kristina Rihanoff’s School of Drama and Dance, the Shireen Bellydance Troupe, Irish and Russian dancers, African and Sikh drummers, a reggae/dub duo plus lots of other singers and musical acts from our diverse local communities.
As well as entertainment there will be food, arts and information stalls, including a fire engine and teams from Northamptonshire Police from the firearms team, recruitment, cadets, Prevent and community engagement.
There will be a number of activities in the park including the opportunity to try your skills on a climbing wall, bouncy castles and a hook a duck stall.