Grove Road, London, E3
The Boishakhi Mela in Tower Hamlets has
been a longstanding feature around Brick
Lane, Allen Gardens and Weavers field
and the surrounding area around Banglatown
coming alive in colour, music, rituals and
In 2013, the Boishakhi Mela comes to
Victoria Park which draws in more than 275,000
visitors a year to enjoy festivals and events
which attract international superstars.
The blend of multicultural performers and
activities will ensure integration of people
of different ages and ethnicities to come
together and improve community cohesion through
culture and celebration. From 2013 onwards,
the Boishakhi Mela will herald a more
expansive delivery going into the future
years and to attract a potentially bigger
and diverse crowd to ensure the biggest
Bangladeshi New Year celebration outside
of Bangladesh reaches a higher volume of people.
Times and prices are subject to change. Contact venue before setting out.