Activities In Malta
April 2020

Many Things To Do In April To Fill Up Your Time

Activities in Malta April 2020 brings you activities to enjoy with your family.

Meanwhile April is the month for advent, Palm Sunday, Good Friday where many Maltese are fervently interested in exhibitions, performances and processions related to the Passion of the Christ. In every village you will find exhibitions by individuals, associations and band clubs. These are usually open during Holy Week.

Public Holidays: 10th - Good Friday

On Friday 10th April almost all villages and towns in Malta and Gozo hold a procession in honour of Our Lady of Sorrows. The starting times are from around 17:30 to 18:00 and last for around 90 minutes.

Important dates during Holy Week:
-   5th - Palm Sunday
-   9th - Maundy Thursday
- 10th - Good Friday
12th - Easter Sunday

Village Feasts April 2020:
- 26th - St. Publiju, Floriana
-  3rd - Our Lady of Sorrows

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During this month there are a variety of activities in which you can participate. Do not miss the Strawberry Festival at the village of Mgarr. The Malta International Fireworks Festival with the participation of various local well renowned village fireworks organisations apart from international participants. Have a good look at the following list and make your plans when visiting Malta during this month.

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Activities In Malta April

Mdina & Rabat Private Ghost Tour

Send chills down your spine with these scary ghost stories that struck Mdina streets for years. An experience you will definitely love if you enjoy listening to ghost stories. Mdina is known for being haunted while walking the narrow creepy streets at night. Want a good haunted story? Why not check this tour out!

Tour Round The Best Archaeological Sites

Visit the best four archaeological sites of Malta. Together with a certified tour guide you will visit Hypogeum (Audio guide only), Tarxien Temples, Hagar Qim and Mnajdra Temples. For your final stop you will visit the famous Blue Grotto. Everything included - transfers to and from your accommodation and entrance to all sites (except Hypogeum).

Book In Advance Hal Saflieni Hypogeum In Malta

Discover one of Malta's oldest burial ground. Thousands of people visit every year. Hypogeum Malta is known to be one of the best preserved prehistoric sites in the world. An tour not to be missed. Tickets should be booked from weeks before. Make sure you get yours now!

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Activities In Malta April

Gaulitana 2020

Organiser: Gaulitana Festival
Location: Victoria, Gozo
When: Saturday 28th March to Sunday 26th April 2020

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Gozo Faith & Traditions 2020

Venue: Gozo
When: Monday 1st to Sunday 21st April 2019 (2020 TBA)

Strawberry Festival (Festa Frawli) 2020

The annual strawberry festival organised by the local council with the participation of the local agricultural community selling countless amounts of freshly picked strawberries. Other products mafe from strawberries are sold like smoothies, jam, milk-shakes, gateaux and cakes. Local folk groups offer their talents to entertain the crowds.

Organiser: Mgarr Local Council
Venue: Mgarr
When: Sunday 19th April 2020
Time: 10:00 to 17:00
Email: [email protected]

Strawberries at the Strawberry Festival Malta

Il-Mixja Tal-Gimgha Kbira - Puttinu Cares Walk

When: Thursday 9th to Friday 10th April 2020
Time: Till 02:00

Malta International Fireworks Festival 2020

Various local and international fireworks factories participate presenting impressive shows of their capabilities. Fireworks has been a very long tradition for the Maltese since the time of the Knights of St. John came to Malta in 1530 where they introduced fireworks which became an integral part of our traditions.

Year after year it has become a staple in our calendar attracting numerous people to see the displays where local and foreign fireworks factories participate in a competition of technique and colour  where they have the chance to show their skills. The festival takes place in three main areas at the Grand harbour, Marsaxlokk and Bugibba.

Malta International Fireworks Festival details

  • Venue: Grand Harbour Valletta, Mqabba Malta & Xaghra Gozo
  • When: Saturday 18th to Thursday 30th April 2020
  • Phone: +356 2291 5000
Fireworks show at Malta International Fireworks Festival

13th International Spring Orchestra Festival

When: Friday 17th to Saturday 25th April 2020

12th Malta International Scrabble Open

Organisation: Malta Scrabble Club
Venue: Luzzu Lido Rest, Qawra
When: Friday 26th April to Thursday 2nd May 2019 (2020 TBA)
Time: 09:00 - 19:00

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Gozo Half Marathon 2020

Venue: Xaghra, Gozo
When: Sunday 26th April 2020
Contact: +356 7979 7957

The half marathon starts from Xaghra and passes through Victoria, Sannat, Xewkija, Ghajnsielem, Qala, Nadur and goes back the the start in Xaghra Square. 

Malta International Music Festival 2020

When: Saturday 25th April to Friday 10th May 2020
Time: 20:00
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Email: [email protected]  

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