Activities In Malta

January 2018

All Kinds of Activities in Malta for January 2018.
We Bring you Highlights of Some of These Activities

Activities in Malta January 2018 brings you exciting things to do.

The four pantomimes come to an end during the first week of January.

Although Christmas has just passed theatre, cultural and festivals are numerous and many to choose from.

City of Humanity


Location: Malta
When: Friday 1st September 2017 to Saturday 30th November 2019

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Silent Scream


Location: Kirkop
When: Sunday 1st October 2017 to Thursday 31st May 2018

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u19 Malta - Create you World


Location: Esplora Interactive Science Centre, Kalkara
When: Wednesday 20th December 2017 to Monday 30th April 2018

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Transformer: International Creative Spaces

and Cultural Mobility


Teaming to build a creative relationship which will culminate in research visits, public talks, workshops and exhibition at various sites in Malta.

Organisers: Art Council Malta, University of the Arts London
Monday 8th January to Sunday 4th February - Artist Residencies
Saturday 1st September to Sunday 14th October - Multi-site Exhibition
Where: TBC

Valletta International Baroque Festival 2018

Two weeks of celebration of world-class contemporary Baroque music.

For program click here


Organizers: Valletta Baroque Festival
Location: Valletta, Mdina, The Three Cities
When: Saturday 13th to Saturday 27th January – different events
Bookings: Booking of tickets through the website
Website: &

Valletta 2018 OPENING

A cultural program spread over a week with dance, music ans entertainment spread in various locations in Valletta.

Location: St. George's Square, St. John's Square, Castille Square & Triton Fountain
When: Sunday 14th to Sunday 21st January - Opening Week
Official Opening Ceremony and Celebrations - 20th January

The opening week is divided into 6 different theme:

- Festas
- Music & Theatre
- Pop-Up / Music
- Children and Young People
- Sport
- History

Click any of the theme above to see the program associated with the theme.

Valletta 18 Main Exhibition

A multi-site exhibition curated by Maren Richter

When: Saturday 20th January 2018 to Monday 28th May 2018

Other Activities

Christmas & New Year's in Malta & Gozo

Location: All Maltese Islands
When: Friday 1st December 2017 to Saturday 6th January 2018

6th Edition - A New Year's Toast

Organizers: Gaulitanus Choir
Location: Kempinski Hotel, San Lawrenz, Gozo
When: Monday 1st January 2018
Time: 19:45
Entrance: FREE
Phone: +356 7703 8971

52nd National Photographic Competition

Organizers: Malta Photographic Society
Location: Malta Society of Arts, Palazzo de la Salle, Republic Street, Valletta
When: Wednesday 3rd to Sunday 7th January 2018
Time: 09:00 to 19:00
Phone: +356 2124 4339

Activities in Malta January Quick Info

January Public Holidays: 1st January

More information: Public Holidays | Village Feasts

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In Guardia Parade

When: Sunday 7th January 2018

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One World - The Dance Show

Mandy's Dance academy

Location: St. Aloysius College, Birkirkara
When: Sunday 7th January 2018
Times: 16:00
Tickets: €12 - book from here
Contact: +356 7920 7632

Bethlehem F'Ghajnsielem

Organizers: Ghajnsielem Local Council
Location: Ghajnsielem, Gozo
Tickets: FREE
When: Friday 8th December 2017 to Tuesday 2nd January 2018
Phone: +356 2156 1515

For program click here

Christimas nativity crib exhibition in Attard Malta

Festa Tac-Citru

Organiser: Malta Community Chest Fund
Location: San Anton Gardens, H'Attard
When: Sunday 14th January 2018
Time: 09:00
Entrance: Free

Strada Stretta - Shadows of Music

Organiser: Strada Stretta Concept
Location: Strada Stretta, Valletta
When: Thursday 18th January 2018
Time: 20:00 - 21:00
Phone: +356 9945 4277

Inspired in China

Fine Art Exhibition by Maltese Artists

Organiser: China Cultural Centre in Malta
Location: The Parliament of Malta, Foyer, Freedom Square, Valletta
When: Friday 19th January to Wednesday 28th February 2018
Monday to Friday: 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday and Sunday: 09:30 - 12:30
Public Holidays Closed
Phone: +356 2122 5055

Happy Chinese New Year

Organiser: Kalkara Local Council
Location: St. Margaret College Primary School, Kalkara
When: Friday 19th January
Time: 18:00
Fee: €2 - Proceeds to Dar Tal-Providenza
Phone: +356 2166 5500

Feast of St. Anthony the Abbot

The oldest feast of the traditional blessing of animals

Organiser: Valletta Cruise Port
Location: In front of the chapel of the Flight to Egypt by the Holy Family, Valletta
When: Sunday 21st January
Phone: +356 2567 3000

Citrus Festival

Organiser: Lija Local Council
Location: Hal-Lija
Time: 10:00 - 18:00
When: Sunday 21st January
Phone: +356 2141 6111

Changing of the Guards

Organiser: Armed Forces of Malta
Location: St. George's Square, Valletta
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
When: Friday 26th January
Phone: +356 2249 4000

A Hero's Life

A concert dedicated to Joe Curmi il-Puse

Location: Mediterranean Conference Valletta
Time: 20:00
When: Saturday 27th January
Tickets from here

City Of Shadows

Organiser: Malta Society of Arts
Location: Malta Society of Arts, Palazzo de la Salle, Republic Street, Valletta
When: Sunday 28th January 2018
Time: 18:00 to 20:00
Phone: 2124 4339

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