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Full details of Festival programme may be found on www.maltafireworksfestival.com












25th April          
18.30 – 23.00 hrs                       Mellieha – A variety of traditional and unique Maltese fireworks (including daylight and night multi-break fireworks and mechanised ground fireworks held amidst a Maltese festa ambience). Sixteen Maltese fireworks factories are participating.
26th April          
21.00 – 22.30 hrs                       St. Paul’s Bay / Bugibba Promenade
A variety of Maltese Ground Fireworks that relate to the
Chronological development of this form of pyrotechnic
display from traditional Catherine wheels to mechanised pieces. Nine different Maltese fireworks factories are participating.
April 27            
22.00 hrs – 23.00 hrs                 Valletta Grand Harbour – Pyro-musical display by Pirico Fireworks (Italy), a unique demo display by Ugo Lieto Fireworks (Italy) and closing off with a grandiose pyro-musical finale by Lourdes Fireworks Factory (Qrendi Malta), winners of the Malta International Fireworks Festival 2011.
28th April          
19.00 – 22.00 hrs                       Gharb, Gozo  - Traditional Maltese aerial and ground firework
                                                displays by Gozitan pyrotechnic factories. (This event is being
                                                held concurrently with the village fete known as Seher il-Punent
29th April   
The Valletta Grand Harbour - MIFF Competition of Pyro-musical displays. (DAY ONE)
21.00 hrs                       Pyro-musical display by Apogee Fireworks of Canada
21.30 hrs                       Pyro-musical display by Phoenix Fireworks of the UK.
22.00 hrs                       Pyro-musical display by Jost Fireworks of Austria.
30th April    
The Valletta Grand HarbourMIFF Competition of Pyro-musical displays. (DAY TWO)
21.00 hrs                       Pyro-musical display by St Michael’s Fireworks Factory of (Lija) Malta.
21.30 hrs                       Pyro-musical display by Mirnovek Fireworks of Croatia.
22.00 hrs                       Pyro-musical display by Surex Fireworks of Poland.
1st May
The Valletta Grand Harbour – MIFF PRIZE GIVING CEREMONY
21.00 hrs                     Prize Giving Ceremony.
21.30 hrs                     Final Grand pyro-musical display by Parente Fireworks of Italy
(Non competitive).
End of Festival Programme
The festival is organised by the Ministry for Tourism, Culture & the Environment and the Malta Tourism Authority.
Seating arrangements at the Ta’ Liesse / Barriera Wharf, Valletta on April 29 and April 30, this is available by booking.  (Please contact  Ms. Rita Sammut on info@visitmalta.com or else by phone on 22915445.
As regards transport arrangements between the Park and Ride – Barriera Wharf / Ta’ Liesse – Park and Ride Floriana, a SHUTTLE SERVICE is being provided by ARRIVA Malta Ltd.
Further information may be obtained from the Tourist Information Office on tel: 22915440 / 1 / 2.  


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