Updated June 2017
The Isle of MTV Malta is held either in June or July, with famous worldwide class line up singers come to Malta to give a wonderful show at the open air Granaries in Floriana, together with local established artists.
Youngsters from all over Malta and Gozo together with adults join this show to cheer and sing for a wonderful evening.
This show has been going on since 2006 for 11 years. It is also well known all over Europe as being the biggest free music festival. It is a popular event for foreigners to visit Malta especially for this event.
This event is usually attended by a
massive number of 50,000 people.
This year the concert if being held on the 27th June 2017.
At 18:00 Maltese Artists perform
At 20:00 / 20:30 International Artists perform
It is also shown on MTV later during the year worldwide so more people can have an idea what the concert is all about.
The concert is a boost to Malta and good publicity for tourists to know about Malta and visit the island.
Suggestions for new comers
Many people go early in the afternoon to get a place in the front near the stage at around 15:00. It is suggested to take with you essential like any medicine or medication.
It is good to remember that the weather will be very hot and you surely require, a proper head cover, water in plastic bottles only. Comfortable clothes especially shoes.
There will be facilities as bars and food stalls spread around the audience area. Alcohol can be bought from 17+.
Temporary toilet facilities are available.
There is a pre-program with Maltese singers and groups starting at
It is recommended to come for the concert with public transport since the main Valletta hub for all buses is not more than 500 metres away. The Malta public transport will run a special bus service to and from many localities to the isle of mtv concert area.
If you came to Malta through an organized tour or a language school, ask for any organized coaches to the venue. Public parking is limited although there is an underground parking area.
Things you should know about before coming
- If you are a foreigner do not linger alone outside the concert area as you will be a stranger to the area. Stay close as possible to your friends.
- Entrance is free for all those who wish to attend. There are no isle of mtv vip tickets.
- No age restriction within the area of the concert.
- The Malta police are in attendance and security checks are held prior to entry in the concert area.
At 15:00 one gate opens
At 16:00 the second gate
At 17:00 all 17 gates will be open
Do not bring any item which you think will be confiscated by the police such as sharp objects.
Please note that the following are prohibited items:
- Alcohol if under the age of 17
- Sophisticated cameras due to copyright
- Flags on poles
- Glass bottles (including perfume bottles)
- Illegal substances
- Laser pens
- Professional audio/visual recording equipment - rucksacks or bags over A4/magazine size
- The Malta red cross will be available for any required intervention.
- Weapons (including pointed instruments, screw drivers, syringes, scissors, etc.)
23rd June - G7 Fridays Gianpula Ft. Cheat Codes
Prices: €6 and VIP is €15
Time: 23:00 till late
24th June - Pacha on Tour with Don Diablo at Aria Complex, San Gwann
Prices: €25 and VIP is €40
Time: 22:30 till late
25th June - Café Del Mar Sunset Party featuring Kungs at Café Del Mar
Prices: €20 and VIP is €35
Time: 18:00 onwards
27th June - Isle of MTV 2017 headlined by The Chainsmokers, DNCE, Jonas Blue and Raye
Time: 18:00 till 23:30
27th June - Isle of MTV Malta Official After Party at Uno VIllage Ta' Qali
Prices: €20 and VIP is €35
Time: 23:00 till late
28th June - HedKandi House Sessions at Cafe Del Mar
Prices: €5 and VIP is €15
Time: 18:00 onwards
All event tickets: www.isleofmtv.com
Infoline: +356 7976 7630
Isle of MTV Malta lineup for 2017 - The Chainsmokers
2016 - Wiz Khalifa, Jess Glynne, Steve Aoki, Clean Bandit
2015 - Martin Garrix, Jason Derulo, Echosmith, Tori Kelly, OMI
2014 - Hardwell, Enrique Iglesias, Nicole Scherzinger, Dizzee Rascal, Kiesza, Tenishia
2013 - Jessie J, Rita Ora, Rudimental, Afrojack
2012 - Will. i. Am, Nelly Furtado, Flo Rida
2011 - Snoop Dogg, LMFAO, Far East Movement and The Parade
2010 - David Guetta, Scissor Sisters, Kid Rock, Kelis
2009 - The Black Eyed Peas, Lady Gaga, Metro Station and Esmée Denters
2008 - The Kooks, OneRepublic, N*E*R*D, Lady Gaga and Enrique Iglesias.
The first Isle of MTV Malta concert 2007 - Akon, Maroon 5, Enrique Iglesias and Ira Losco representing local Maltese talent.
All these buses leave from the Valletta Bus Terminus
S10: Leaves Valletta from 23:00, 23:45, 22:30 from bus stop A1
Il-Belt Valletta - Il-Furjana Triq Sant Anna - Il-Bombi - Blata L-Bajda - Il-Marsa Triq Aldo Moro - Il-Pjazza ta’ Raħal Ġdid - Għajn Dwieli - It-Terminus tal-Isla - Pjazza Gavino Gulia f’Bormla - Ix-Xatt ta’ Bormla –
Café Riche il-Birgu - Kapuċċini - Il-Knisja tax-Xgħajra - Ix-Xatt tax-Xgħajra - Ta’ Bighi l-Kalkara - Ix-Xatt tal-Kalkara
S13: Leaves Valletta from bus stop A11, A12 and A13. The times are the same as on these bus stops
Il-Belt Valletta – il-Furjana Triq Sant Anna – il-Bombi – Tal-Pietà – l-Imsida – Rue D’Argens il-Gżira – Triq Testaferrata l-Gżira – Sliema Ferries – Triq it-Torri Tas-Sliema – Spinola – San Ġiljan – Paceville – Pembroke P&R
S20: Leaves Valletta every 30 minutes from 23:00 till 00:30 from bus stop A2
Il-Belt Valletta – Triq Sant Anna l-Furjana – Bombi – Tal-Pietà – l-Imsida – Rue D’Argens il-Gżira –Mrabat – il-Knisja ta’ San Ġwann – San Ġwann Ta’ Zwejt – il-Kappara – ir-rawndebawt tal-Kappara (tal-gass) – Tal-Qroqq Skatepark – l-Imsida
S30: Leaves Valletta every 15 minutes from 23:00 till 01:00 from bus stop A3
Il-Belt Valletta – Triq Sant Anna l-Furjana – il-Bombi – Tal-Pietà – l-Imsida – Tal-Qroqq Skatepark – il-bypass ta’ Birkirkara – ir-rawndebawt ta’ Ħal Lija – l-Iklin – Ħal Għargħur – in-Naxxar – it-Technopark tal-Mosta – ir-Rotunda tal-Mosta – Tarġa Gap – Burmarrad – Triq Pioneer Buġibba – it-Terminus ta’ Buġibba
S40: Leaves Valletta from 23:00, 23:45 and 00:30 from bus stop A10
Il-Belt Valletta – Triq Sant Anna l-Furjana – il-Bombi – Tal-Pietà – l-Imsida – Triq il-Wied Birkirkara – ir-rawndebawt bejn Birkirkara u Ħal Lija – it-Technopark tal-Mosta– ir-Rotunda tal-Mosta – Tarġa Gap – l-Imġarr – il-Manikata – Għajn Tuffieħa
S41: Leaves Valletta every 15 minutes from 23:00 till 00:30 from bus stop A4
Il-Belt Valletta – Triq Sant Anna l-Furjana – il-Bombi – Tal-Pietà – l-Imsida – Tal-Qroqq Skatepark –il-bypass ta’ Birkirkara– ir-rawndebawt ta’ Ħal Lija – l-Iklin – Ħal Għargħur – in-Naxxar – it-Technopark tal-Mosta – ir-Rotunda tal-Mosta – Tarġa Gap – Burmarrad – San Pawl il-Baħar – ix-Xemxija – Mellieħa Interchange – Mellieħa Village – il-Bajja tal-Għadira– iċ-Ċirkewwa
S50: Leaves Valletta every 15 minutes from 23:00 till 00:30 from bus stop A5
Il-Belt Valletta – Triq Sant Anna l-Furjana – il-Bombi – il-Ħamrun – Santa Venera – l-Imrieħel – Warda Interchange ta’ Ħ’Attard – Ta’ Qali Interchange – is-Saqqajja – Rabat Interchange – l-Imtarfa – Vjal il-Ħaddiem ir-Rabat – Ħad-Dingli – Triq N. Saura r-Rabat
S60: Leaves Valletta every 20 minutes from 23:00 till 00:00 from bus stop A3. Last trip leaves at 00:30
Il-Belt Valletta – Triq Sant Anna l-Furjana – il-Bombi – il-Ħamrun – il-Marsa P&R – San Sebastjan Ħal Qormi – Triq San Edwardu Ħal Qormi – il-Poliklinika ta’ Ħal Qormi – Triq l-Imdina Ħal Qormi – it-Terminus ta’ Ħaż-Żebbuġ– il-Pjazza tas-Siġġiewi
S70: Leaves Valletta every 20 minutes from 23:00 till 00:00 from bus stop A3. Last trip leaves at 00:30
Il-Belt Valletta – Triq Sant Anna l-Furjana – il-Bombi – Blata I-Bajda – Triq Aldo Moro l-Marsa – St. Vincent De Paul – Ħal Luqa – Ħal Kirkop – Ħal Safi – Vjal ix-Xarolla ż-Żurrieq – Vjal il-Blue Grotto – iż-Żurrieq – il-Qrendi – l-Imqabba
S80: Leaves Valletta every 20 minutes from 23:00 till 00:40 from bus stop A8.
Il-Belt Valletta – Triq Sant Anna l-Furjana – il-Bombi – Blata L-Bajda – Marsa P&R – Triq Aldo Moro l-Marsa – il-Pjazza ta’ Raħal Ġdid – Ħal Tarxien – Bulebel – it-Terminus taż-Żejtun – Bir-id-Deheb – Ħal Għaxaq – il-Gudja
S90: Leaves Valletta every 20 minutes from 23:00 till 00:40 from bus stop A9.
Il-Belt Valletta – Triq Sant Anna l-Furjana – il-Bombi – Blata L-Bajda – Triq Aldo Moro l-Marsa – il-Pjazza ta’ Raħal Ġdid – Bieb Hompesch – il-Pjazza ta’ Ħaż-Żabbar – Triq Il-Qaliet Wied il-Għajn – it-Terminus ta’ Wied il-Għajn