Mela Festival 16–18 August 2019 - Oslo, Norway


16–18 August 2019

Wyclef Jean, Mela 2014
Wyclef Jean, Mela 2014
Photo: Lars Gartå/Melafestivalen

City Hall Square fills up with people, colours, scents, sounds and experiences. The Mela Festival is a free-entry festival for the whole family. The annual event features music, dance, theatre, arts and crafts, and food from different parts of the world.

Venue: Rådhusplassen (City Hall Square), at the harbour behind City Hall

Price: free entrance

About the Mela Festival 

The Mela Festival introduces you to artistic and cultural expressions from all over the world; music, arts and crafts, theatre, and dance. Not to mention food: The festival cooks whip up delicious dishes all weekend long – just sniff your way to the food stalls!

Mela Oslo was first held in 2001. Today it's one of Europe's biggest festivals of its kind. The festival takes place at Rådhusplassen (City Hall Square) a weekend in August.

Official web site