Orvia will be at Preston Mela
26th June 2011
Preston Mela is now in its 14 year as a major public - community and cultural event for the city.
This event is a one-day flagship event to showcase and promote South Asian heritage, art and culture in Preston, celebrating cultural diversity and promoting community cohesion.
Preston Mela is a great family day out with lots of activities to keep you engaged throughout the day. The festival is a colourful and free event featuring two stages programmed to the max with bhangra music, traditional and modern dance and entertianment from around the world alongside a communtiy stage featuring performances from local muscians and dance groups with an opportunity to join in. The Mela has a number of sparkling fashion and unique art and craft stalls, information stalls and tasty south Asian food as well as opportunities to get creative with a series of free workshops running throughout the day.
Preston Mela is organised by a team of volunteers who dedicate time and energy throughout the year to plan, organise and host this event.