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Three women in traditional dress art Glasgow Mela

Arts and Music Glasgow Mela


Sunday 1 July 2018

A vibrant outdoor one-day festival, the Glasgow Mela is a glorious celebration of the city’s richly diverse communities which provides an outstanding opportunity for everyone to come together and enjoy our shared cultures. Held in Kelvingrove Park, the Glasgow Mela regularly attracts up to 40,000 people with its incredible mix of music, dance, performances and food and market stalls. The Glasgow Mela was first staged in 1990 and has grown to become a key feature of the city’s cultural calendar. It has to be experienced to fully appreciate its exceptional quality, huge scale and outstanding family entertainment.