Each year the Waltham Forest Mela is a huge celebration of culture, fashion, community, music and dance and much more...
2019 is no different. We're so excited to welcome you all to Leyton Jubilee Park on Sunday 4 August for one of the biggest South Asian festivals in East London.
Waltham Forest Mela could not happen without a huge amount of amazing support from all kinds of people. Take a look below at the fantastic participants who are involved this year. A huge thanks to year's line up of activities and community performances, including:
Madhuriya Art House (Indian Classical Dance)
Bat Fast (Cricket)
Waltham Forest Tamil Sangham - Dances & fashion by Tamil Dance School
Arts Canteen - Spoken word by female spoken word artists
Free creative workshops including:
- Bollywood Broaches with Momtaz Begum
- Block printing on tote bags with Katie Matilda Deo
- Art with Anna Alcock
Pop up Rickshaw Photobooth - Free if you use your own camera phones or £1.50 if you want an untouched professional image emailed to you.
Scroll to find out others who are involved in this year's Mela Fashion Show...