Sunday 14th April

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.

A free event welcoming all.

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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As a community event we are inviting you to support our campaign by donating whatever you can. Simply click on the link below and join us!

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Volunteers / Performers.

If you would like to join our volunteering team or if you are looking to perform in the mela, then get in touch.

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