Upcoming Events in Malta – Summer 2022
- Jul 30, 2022
...the season when Malta comes to life!
It’s safe to say that summer is the season when Malta comes to life. During summer, the islands host thousands of artists and event-goers who want to experience what summer in the Mediterranean is all about. And with dozens of events taking place every day in different places, they’re certainly not disappointed. However, it’s easy to get lost in the excitement of it all. Therefore, if you don’t know which events you should attend this summer, here’s a quick guide to some of the most highly-anticipated events taking place in the next few weeks.
The Phoenicia Malta, Floriana ,1 June 2022 – 30 September 2022
Chameleon75 is a unique concept taking place at The Phoenicia Malta’s Bastion Pool in Floriana. Simply put, it’s 75 nights of open entertainment and dancing, featuring live performances by some of the islands’ top DJs and musicians. Best of all, it’s a free entry event!
Ta’ Qali Picnic Area, 10-17 August 2022
Summer Daze is a dance music festival in Ta’ Qali this August. The headliners this year are none other than Anne-Marie, Bastille, Jason Derulo, G-Eazy, Sigala, MEDUZA and Elderbrook. In addition to the main shows, there will also be a series of satellite events at various venues across the islands, which will make for a truly unforgettable musical experience!
DELICATA WINE FESTIVAL
Upper Barrakka Gardens, Valletta, 13-14 August 2022
Malta’s prime wine festival is back again this year! The Delicata Wine Festival offers wine lovers the chance to sample 20 award-winning
wines and various cuisines prepared by some of Malta’s top caterers. In addition, top Maltese artists Cash and Band, Red Electric, Kurt Calleja and Spiteri Lucas Band will entertain festival goers on both days.
GLITCH FESTIVAL 2022
Gianpula Village, 13-16 August 2022
The electronic music festival returns for its highly anticipated fifth edition. Dubbed a “house and techno paradise” by Mixmag, this year’s Glitch Festival will host 7 stages featuring some of the best house and techno talent from across the globe. Festival goers can look forward to the opening party – taking place under the 16th century fortifications of Valletta – and the boat party festival wrap-up celebration.
Ta’ Qali Artisan Village, 19 August 2022
Festa Lwien (A Feast of Colour) is a bonafide celebration of Maltese culture. Maltese food, music and handmade products are at the heart of this festival in Ta’ Qali Artisan Village. Local groups Sterjotipi and Kantera will entertain the audience with their unique mix of Maltese folk, while comedian duo DANUSAN will undoubtedly put a smile on everyone’s faces.
ARRIVAL – THE HITS OF ABBA
Hilton Malta, St Julian’s, 26 – 27 August 2022
It’s safe to say that the Swedish pop group ABBA is experiencing a comeback. You can now experience ABBA in Malta this August via ABBA Arrival, the international, multi-winning ABBA tribute band. Dance the night away to ABBA’s top hits, and experience what being a dancing queen feels like during this nostalgia-induced event.