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This year, the annual Qormi Wine Festival marks its 10th edition, a festival boasting a wide selection of local red, white and rosé wines of several grape varieties, provided by Marsovin.
The 2014 edition will be held at the heart of the village core from Friday…Read More
Held annually each September at the Malta International Airport, the Malta International Air Show is one of Malta’s largest outdoor events. It has gained reputation as one of Malta’s top outdoor family events, now in it’s 22nd edition.
The 2014 edition is promising to be one of Malta’s…Read More
Notte Bianca is once again set to light up the city of Valletta, with a spectacular nocturnal celebration of people, culture and arts. The streets and cultural venues in the capital city will play host to an assortment of entertainment.
State palaces and museums will open…Read More
The Birgu Fest is an annual event which takes place in one of Malta’s oldest and most historic cities, Birgu (also known as Vittoriosa).
The main reason of this festival is to highlight Birgu’s historic and architectural beauty. Another event which was included in the Birgufest…Read More
The Rolex Middle Sea Race is a highly rated offshore classic, often mentioned in the same breath as the Rolex Fastnet, The Rolex Sydney – Hobart and Newport-Bermuda as a “must do” race.
The start of the Rolex Middle Sea Race on the 18th October…Read More
Christmas is a one of the highest celebrated feasts in Malta and Gozo, both for its religious significance as well as in its more social aspect. The festive season brings with it several nativity scenes, displays of cribs, carol services and other events which are organised in…Read More
St Paul’s feast is celebrated in the Parish Church of St. Paul Shipwrecked in Valletta and in the streets of Malta’s capital city. It commemorates the shipwreck of the Apostle St. Paul on the Maltese Islands, an event which took place in 60 AD and which is recorded in…Read More
ALARME is a military re-enactment that portrays the historic and turbulent tenure of Malta by French troops, following Napoleon’s landing and conquest of the islands in 1798. The re-enactment gives an account of the French troops’ arrival in Malta, the subsequent attempt to administer the Maltese Islands…Read More
In Guardia Parades are re-enactments of an authentic historical event, the regular inspection of the fort and garrison by the Grand Bailiff of the Order of the Knights of St. John in charge of military affairs. During the re-enactment the fort’s garrison (some 70 in all), dressed…Read More
The New Guard together with the AFM military band will leave city gate at 1000hrs and should take place in the forecourt (St Georges Square) of the Presidential Palace in Valletta at around 1015am. Once there a formal ceremony in which sentries providing ceremonial guard duties at important institutions…Read More
The new guard together with the AFM Military Band will leave Valletta City Gate at 10.00hrs and should take position in the forecourt of the Presidential Palace (St George’s Square) at around 1015hrs. Once there, a formal ceremony takes place in which sentries providing ceremonial guard duties…Read More