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Events Calendar

MALTA JAZZ FESTIVAL: 17 – 19 JULY 2014


Malta Jazz Festival

World-class acts and rising jazz stars will be performing in this year’s festival. Spread over three days contemporary music will come together with a sense of history, setting the backdrop for high-calibre performances which will delight jazz aficionados and lay persons alike.

The Festival will take…Read More

JOSEPH CALLEJA IN CONCERT: 18 JULY 2014


Joseph Calleja

Tenor Joseph Calleja will be performing his anticipated annual summer concert on the 18th July at the Granaries in Floriana.

The popular Italian singer Claudio Baglioni, X-Factor UK winner Leona Lewis, young Maltese singer Federica Falzon and internationally renowned bass baritone Bryn Terfel will accompany the…Read More

MALTA ARTS FESTIVAL: 14 JULY – 02 AUGUST 2014


Malta Arts Festival

This year marks the ninth edition of the Malta Arts Festival 2014, Malta’s largest arts festival.

Running from the 14th July up to the 2nd August, artists from Croatia, UK, Spain, Netherlands, Czech Republic, South Africa and Russia will join some of the best Maltese artists…Read More

NOTTE BIANCA: 04 OCTOBER 2014


Notte Bianca

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

BIRGUFEST: 10 – 12 OCTOBER 2014


Birgufest

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

ROLEX MIDDLE SEA RACE: 18 – 25 OCTOBER 2014


rolex middle sea race


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 in Malta: DECEMBER 2014


Malta_Christmas_Street_Decorations

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

Next Years Events

FEAST OF ST. PAUL’S SHIPWRECK: 10 FEBRUARY 2015


St Paul

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

All Year Round Events

ALARME: All year Round


Alarme

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 PARADE: All Year Round


In-Guardia-Parade-In-Valletta

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

AFM MILITARY BAND DISPLAY AND CHANGING OF THE GUARD: All Year Round


AFM_Band

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

CHANGING OF THE GUARD: ALL YEAR ROUND


changing-of-the-guard

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

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