Mela Festival – 24th July – Leigh Road Recreation Ground
Location: Leigh Road Recreation Ground, Eastleigh
Tickets: Free Event
Eastleigh AWCA & EGNA with Unity 101 present Eastleigh Mela– Celebrating cultural fusion.
This FREE fantastic family day out with a cultural twist is a firm fixture in Eastleigh’s calendar. Expect an extravaganza of dancing, colours & music, children’s activities, demonstrations, stalls, food from around the world and much, much more.
It’s on Sunday 24th July at Leigh Road Recreation Ground in Eastleigh next to the Point (SO50 9DE) from 11am to 6pm.
Highlights include a Climbing Wall, Circus skills, Street Food stalls and Cookery Demos.
The main stage will feature a constant programme of live music and dance by both local and national performers.
There will be plenty going on with –
Health Zone – to give basic health checks and information and a variety of interactive activities for all ages.
Food Zone – as usual the aroma of mouth-watering food from across the world will welcome everyone.
Information Zone – Local Community Projects and local services such as Fire, Police and Eastleigh Borough Council.
Family Zone – everyone can be certain to find something that their children will enjoy eg. climbing wall, creative crafts, kite making, face painting, Taekwondo, Indian martial arts, Chinese Lion dancers and much more.
Atiya and Caroline, Co-Chairs of the AWCA said “The Eastleigh Mela has thrived because we believe that people want to come together to enjoy food, music and share the sunshine and, by so doing, they are celebrating the real meaning of cultural fusion”
Head down to the Recreation Ground in Eastleigh next to The Point (SO50 9DE) on Sunday 24th July. Start 11am, opening by a special guest at 12 noon, ends at 6pm.