Maidstone Community Mela


Mote Park, Mote Avenue, MAIDSTONE, Kent, ME15 7SU
Dhol Drum


The Mela will once again boast an artistic programme made of culturally diverse, Kent based acts who will be showcasing their unique art forms. There will be plenty of food stalls offering flavours from around the world as well as a prosecco bar. Come and celebrate the diversity of the borough, meet partner agencies, and some well deserved festivities.


The mela will take place in the safest and most responsible way.

Stage Programme


Bloco Fogo

Bringing you the signature carnival sounds of Brazil, let the Samba beats of local group, Bloco Fogo get you up and dancing


Reel Eire

A dynamic and talented young dance troupe performing classic Irish dance with a modern twist who will have you shaking a leg before long!


Square Pegs

The award winning organisation will be showcasing the many wonderful talents of their young people and afdults withy SEND (Special needs and disabilities)


Four by Four Kings of Dhol

Renowned UK based Bhangra drumming troup will dazzle you with their dynamic, beats filled interactive performance, wowing you with their musical mastery


GTown Talents

Rising stars of Kent, GTown will be performing their signature rap and grime with their unique and dynamic style


Kerala Culture Association

Enjoy the sights and sounds of Kerala through wonderful dance and musical performance by the Southwestern Indian group


Maidstone Malayalee

The local group will be bringing the many traditional moves and sounds of the Malayalam culture to the Mela for all to marvel at


Maidstone Nepalese Community Group

Traditional dance performances inspired by Nepalese culture and performed by members from the local Maidstone community


Afro Bhangra Fusion

Produced by Cohesion Plus, this unique drunmming and dancing collective fuses the tradtional sounds and moves of North India and Southern Africa creating a truly unique artistic and cultural collaboration


DJ Amit

Playing only smash hits and killer mixesjoin DJ Amit as he preapares to bring the fire!


Bollywood Brass Band

Welcomoing the world famous BBB back to the Mela to play their unique renditions of party classics and Bollywood corkers, come and jam to the leading force in brass band music

6.00pm Finish




Book Tickets

Guide Prices

Free event

Map & Directions

Opening Times

Season (19 Sept 2021)
Sunday12:00 - 18:00


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