Date Last Updated: 17th May 2020
Activities in Malta January 2021 brings you exciting things to do.
The 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.
Malta Village Feasts for January:
25th - The Holy Family, Iklin
26th - Conversion of St Paul, Mdina
The live crib at the Bethlehen F’Ghajnsielem comes to an end on Epiphany day which is celebrated on the second Sunday of January.
The three wise men who came from afar to visit baby Jesus in his manager is an important episode of the Christmas crib. Three local men dressed in traditional costumes as the wise men depart from a village in Malta on horseback where they make their way to Gozo, take the ferry boat and arriving mid-afternoon to the live crib to the Bethlehem grotto.
There they find Joseph, Mary and Baby Jesus surrounded with a donkey and cow presenting their precious gifts to the new born.
It is an experience not to be missed on this last day bringing to a closure a month-long event of the live crib.
The eleventh edition of the love crib in Gozo over an area of 20,000 square meters with the participation of 150 actors.
Organizers: An action committee between the Ministry of Gozo and various Parish organizations of Ghajnsielem
If you wish to listen to baroque music the Valletta International Baroque Festival is the one for you with the participation of world-class baroque music artists including Maltese. The best ideal venue is the Teatru Manoel being the main stage for such performances.
Valletta offers other splendid locations like the Valletta Archaeological Museum which during the Knights of St. John was the Auberge D’Italie and St. John's Co-Cathedral. Performances include music from Monteverdi to Bach and beyond.
Two weeks of celebration of world-class contemporary Baroque music.
The Citrus Festival (Festa Tac-Citru) is a yearly activity organized by the Malta Community Chest Fund Foundation with the patronage of the President of Malta. School children are organized to pick fruits from the president’s private San Anton’s gardens as preparation for the Sunday activity. It’s aim is to promote healthy living where fruits should become more part of our daily diet.
People attending will be able to buy oranges apart from delicacies made from oranges and lemons prepared by the palace chef apart from cakes, pastries, jams and marmalades prepared beforehand within the kitchen of the palace. The activity is held within the private areas of the palace at San Anton, Attard.
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