Get involved in 2024!

Sponsorship of the Mela & Booking a Stall

The Southampton Mela festival is a unique opportunity for you to reach out to thousands of people in Southampton.

As one of the sponsors of the festival you would have the opportunity to make use of a range of marketing initiatives that will further promote the work you do. Your contribution helps us to run the largest free festival in the region and enables you to reach diverse communities. Download our Mela 2024 Sponsorship pack to find out more.

Stalls & Catering
Catering stalls are now SOLD OUT for Mela 2024!
There is a range of stalls options available, from retail and information stalls, to the Art Bazaar. Click the link to find out more about stalls bookings.

Download all Sponsorship & Stall forms here

Performing at the Mela

The performance programme for Mela 2024 is now set, so we cannot take more bookings.
Thank you for your interest.

For future years, we are always looking for high quality artist or acts to perform at the Southampton Mela. To discuss opportunities to perform please email Art Asia at


Working at the Southampton Mela is hard work but also very rewarding and fun. If you are a team player with common sense and an interest in the festival then we would love to hear from you. The best way to be involved is to come along watch, enjoy and even have a go at the events and activities we have going on. To get involved please email Art Asia at