Local companies have been invited to take up a stall at the 34th annual Middlesbrough Mela on August 17 and 18.

The much-loved multicultural festivity draws spectators from far and wide for a spectacular spread of live acts and entertainment.

Visitors can look forward to an enticing selection of food and beverages, along with a sizeable shopping market, complimentary workshops, a large funfair and activities for youngsters.

Stalls for the 2024 event are being booked with organisers urging stallholders to act quickly to claim their spot.

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Mela Executive Director Kash Patel said: "Once again we’ll have an amazing array of stalls selling everything from mouth-watering street food, tasty sweets and treats, fabulous fashion and fabrics to even jewellery and toys.

"Our stallholders come from all over the UK and that speaks volumes about the laid-back, family-friendly atmosphere that’s become the trademark of the Middlesbrough Mela."

Held at Albert Park, the gala is free of charge and does not require tickets.

If you wish to book a stall or would like more information, email stalls@middlesbroughmela.co.uk or phone 07776 210066.