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Date: Saturday 23rd, Sunday 24th, Wednesday 27th and Thursday 28th December 2017

Price: Free of charge

Location: Ġorġ Borg Olivier Street and the Parish Square, Melliena 


This activity, organised with the support of the Department for Local Government, the Malta Tourism Authority, Valletta 2018 Foundation, North Region and the Malta Christmas Festival, will see the peak of activities held in Ġorġ Borg Olivier Street and the Parish Square from 19:00 onwards.

This years’ edition will be inaugurated on Saturday 23rd December in the morning with a Kids’ Party at the Mellieħa Primary School and will feature games, face painting, balloon modelling, sing-alongs and of course a visit from Father Christmas himself. In the evening, an amazing Christmas Concert will be held by the Voca Gospel Choir and Band at the Manikata Church.

On Sunday the 24th December in the morning an activity for the elderly will be held at ‘Dar ta’ l- Anzjani Madonna tal-Mellieħa’ with the participation of Benny and Tonia and the Future Voices Childrens Choir. In the evening, Christmas Eve, the traditional purċissjoni bil-Bambin (Baby Jesus procession) will be organised by the MUSEUM Society of Mellieħa following with a concert by the Għaqda Mużikali Imperial which will be held at the Parish Square. After the concert everyone will be welcome for the midnight mass animated from the Choral and Orchestral Society Maria Bambina.

On the 27th and 28th December, Mellieħa will offer two unique days of international parades and shows with over 150 participants and the participation of Father Christmas along Mellieħa’s main streets ending with a spectacular finish on the 27th at the Misrah iz-Zjara tal-Papa and on the 28th at the Mellieħa Parish Square.

Here the official organising website 

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