Malta Events for 2018

The Calendar of What’s On Month by Month
Things to do on the Islands

In Malta exciting things to visit and do are plenty.  One can explore Malta the streets and promenades full of shops, lovely beaches, good restaurants, to fill yourself up with good food.

You can also take certain excursions around the Maltese island.  Other things to do in Malta are the festivals, Malta festas and fireworks which you find throughout Summer and also during the other months.

Look up the Maltese calendar of events on the site and you will find what is happening every month on our beautiful island.  You can also find the links for the activities of Malta on every monthly page.

On our site you will find them included month by month.  Every month you will find which activities are held here in Malta.  The links will help and guide you accordingly.  Included are the Maltese national holidays.

January - Jannar

Public Holidays:
- New Years Day

Festival:
- Valletta International Baroque Festival - VALL 2018

Events:
- First Night - New Year's Eve Celebrations

Activities:
-
Central Academy of Arts
- Central International Music Master Classes
- Continuation of Pantos and Crib exhibitions

Charity:
- Marathon Dar tal-Providenza

January Activities
Malta Village Feasts

February - Frar

- Carnival VALL 2018
- Gualitana Festival of Music
- Valentines Day

Public Holiday:
-
St. Paul's Shipwreck

Music Competitions:
-
Central International Music Competition
- Malta International Violin Making Competition
- Valletta International Piano Competition
- Valletta International Piano Competition
- Valletta International Piano Festival Opening 'Piano & Cello Duo

Marathon:
-
Attard 10k Walk & Run
- Vodafone Malta Marathon

February Activities
Malta Village Feasts

March - Marzu

- 16th Stand Up Comedy Night
- Children's Cinema Day

Sports Event:
- Malta Marathon, Half Marathon & Walkathon

Public Holidays:
- Freedom Day - Regatta Races - Boat Races
- St. Joseph

Fairs:
-
Amitex Holiday Show
- The MFCC Warehouse Sales

March Activities
Malta Village Feasts
Arts Festival Malta

April - April

- Daylight saving time
-
Gozo Half Marathon
- MPN Poker Tour Festival
- St. Patrick's Day

Festivals in Malta:
-
International Spring Orchestra Festival
- Lost & Found Festival
- Malta International Music Festival
- Malta International Fireworks Festival
- Malta International Judo Festival
- Mechanised Ground Fireworks
- Mdina Medieval Festival
- Stawberry Festival
- Valletta Green Festival VALL 2018
- VIVA - Malta International Visual Arts Festival VALL 2018

Shows:
-
Aurora Theatre Opera Gozo

Holy Week & Easter:

- Exhibitions and Pageants - Days may vary
- Good Friday and Easter Sunday Processions - Days may vary
- Puttinu Cares Walk - Happens on the night of Maundy Thursday to Good Friday Morning.

April Activities
Malta Village Feasts

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May - Mejju

- Malta Fashion Week & Awards VALL 2018
- Mothers Day
- Puttinu Football Marathon
- The Great Spring Horticultural Show

Public Holidays:
-
Workers Day

Festivals:
-
Irkotta Fest
- Malta World Music Festival
- Valletta International Visual Arts Festival VALL 2018

May Activities
Malta Village Feasts

June - Gunju

- Fathers Day
- Malta Pride Week
- Malta Music Week - Isle of MTV
- MFCC Trade Fair - Ta' Qali

Public Holidays:
- L-Imnarja
- Sette Giugno

Festivals:
-
Ghanafest VALL 2018
- L-Imnarja - Activities
- Malta International Arts Festival VALL 2018
- Valletta Film Festival VALL 2018
- Victoria International Arts Festival

Malta Music Festival:
- Malta International Music Festival
- Mellieha International Music Festival

Charity:
- BOV Volleyball Marathon

June Activities
Malta Village Feasts
Arts Festival Valletta Malta

July - Lulju

- Il-Fiera il-Kbira (The Big Fair)
- Infjorata
- The Malta International Music Masters Classes
- The Malta International Music Competition

Malta Festival Events:
- Beland Music Festival
-
Malta International Jazz Festival VALL 2018
- Malta International Arts Festival VALL 2018
- Mellieha Nights
- The Marsovin Summer Wine Festival
- The Farsons Beer Festival
- The Malta International Food Festival
- The Malta International Composition Competition Festival

Charity:
-
OhloqTbissima - MSSP fund raising for missionary work

July Activities
Malta Village Feasts

August - Awissu

Public Holiday:
- Santa Marija

Festivals:
-
Malta Mediterranean Literature Festival VALL 2018
- Marsovin Grape Harvest Feast
- Poetry On Film VALL 2018
- The Delicata Classic Wine Festival - Malta & Gozo
- The Malta Summer Carnival

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Concert:
-  Joseph Calleja Concert

Charity:
- The Ball of the August Moon

August Activities
Malta Village Feasts

September - Settembru

- Malta International Airshow
- Regatta - Traditional Boat Races

Public Holidays:
-
Independence Day
- Victory Day

Malta Festival Events:
-
Malta International Music Bands Festival
- L-Ghanja tal-Poplu - Festival tal-Kanzunetta Maltija VALL 2018
- Qala International Folk Festival
- Qormi Wine Festival
- Zejt Iz-Zejtun
- Science in the City - Malta's Science & Arts Festival

Commemorations:
-
Commemoration of the Great Siege
- George Cross Commemoration

Charity:
-
The 60 Hour Football & Volleyball Marathon in aid of Puttinu Cares

September Activities
Malta Village Feasts
Colourful projections during Malta Arts Festival

October - Ottubru

- Daylight Saving Time Ends
- Fjakkolata - A Celebration of Life
- Halloween
- Home & Interiors Fair
- Pink October Run - Breast Cancer Awareness Run
- Rolex Middle Sea Race

Shows:
- Military Tattoo
- Malta Tattoo Expo

Gozo Opera Events:
-
Astra Theatre Opera Gozo
- Aurora Theatre Opera Gozo

Festivals:
-
Birgu Fest VALL 2018
- Festival Mediterranea
- Hamrun Chocolate Festival
- Mdina Classic Car Grand Prix
- Notte Bianca VALL 2018
- International Cat Show
- Pumpkin Fest

October Activities
Malta Village Feasts

November - Novembru

- RC 44 Valletta Cup
- Weddings & Events Fair
- Ziguzajg VALL 2018

Church Feast:
-
All Saints and All Souls Day

Festivals:
-
Malta International Organ Festival
- Three Palaces Festival VALL 2018
- The Malta International Darts Open
- The Malta Book Festival

Sports:
- The Malta International Darts Open

Charity:
- The President's Solidarity Fun Run
- 5 Aside Football Marathon - Moviment Kerygma

November Activities
Malta Village Feasts
Summer street festivals Malta

December - Dicembru

- Bank Holiday
- New Years Eve VALL 2018

Public Holidays:
- Christmas Day
- Feast of the Immaculate Conception
- Republic Day

Festivals:
-
The Gozo International Choir Festival
- The Malta International Christmas Festival

Christmas Activities:
- Black Friday
- Cribs
- Pantos
- Valletta Waterfront Activities
- Mieled Melliehi
- The Malta International Christmas Festival

Charity:
- L-Istrina - National Fundraising for Malta Community Chest Fund

December Activities
Malta Village Feasts

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