On Saturday 14th July 2018, Southampton’s biggest free family festival is back. The Southampton Mela Festival will fill Hoglands Park with music, dance and family activities from around the world.


The Southampton Mela Festival is a long-standing summer highlight in Southampton’s events calendar – now in its 16th year.


Join us (Art Asia) and 32,000 friends (2017 figure) for a day of FREE family fun. Come and enjoy an assortment of music and dance styles from South Asia and around the world, including Indian Classical, Bollywood, Folk, World Music, Asian Fusion, Flamenco and Bhangra, plus great activities for the family, international food and market stalls and a friendly atmosphere.