Sunday 14th April (Ticketed Event)

Shubho Nobho Borsho

Say 'Shubho Nobho Borsho' or Happy New Year as millions all over the world celebrate the Bengali New Year.

A mela like no other

'Boishakhi Mela in the City' will be the first Bengali New Year celebration and mela in the City of London Corporation on the 14th of April 2019. Enjoy an array of live performances, food, fashion and all things entertaining the whole family.

Only £1 per ticket. Please see the link below for tickets.

*Due to security and safety no tickets will be available on the day. We operate a no ticket no entry policy.**

Celebrating Boishakhi

Join the fun this April


For the first time the City of London Corporation will be the platform for the Bengali New Year mela.


You can expect live performances from International artists of Bengali heritage and London artists, making this a truly inclusive event to celebrate.


Alongside the main stage you can also expect an array of stalls offering Bengali food, clothing and local services.


Wheter you're a City worker, local resident or visiting the City, this is the event you wouldn't want to miss!

As a great community event we welcome your support and Queries

our team

working Together, Delivering a memorable Mela.

Munsur Ali

Founder / Director

Zoe Barwick

Board Member

Dilruba Yasmeen Ruhee

Programme Co-ordinator

David Barker

Board Member

Jason pritchard

Community Advisor

Minhaj Kibriyah

Stage Manager

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Keeping you Informed about our programme.

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Get your tickets.

As a community event we are charging only £1 per ticket as this will help us to ensure managing crowd numbers for safety and security!

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Volunteers / Performers.

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