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Welcome to GV Malta’s comprehensive calendar of events showcasing the vibrant culture and exciting happenings across the Maltese Islands. As you explore our calendar, you’ll uncover a plethora of events ranging from cultural festivals and art exhibitions to live music concerts and outdoor adventures.


Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Maltese life while enhancing your English language skills at GV Malta, your premier destination for quality language education. Our school, nestled in the picturesque St. Paul’s Bay, offers a dynamic learning environment where students from around the world come together to learn English and experience the warmth and hospitality of Malta.


Whether you’re seeking to expand your language proficiency, forge new friendships, or simply indulge in unforgettable experiences, our calendar of events serves as your gateway to discovering the best of Malta while pursuing your educational goals. Join us in this extraordinary journey of language, culture, and exploration.


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Save the date for a whirlwind tour of the Maltese Islands, filled with awe-inspiring spectacles and heart-pounding excitement! From Floriana to Valletta, Marsaxlokk to Nadur, and Mellieħa to the list, each venue promises an unforgettable display of pyrotechnic magic! 

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On 1st May, Workers’ Day in Malta provides students at GV Malta with a chance to explore the serene beauty of the islands at a leisurely pace. With many locals enjoying a day off, students can take advantage of the day off to discover Malta’s hidden gems. Wander through the charming streets of Mdina or explore the ancient catacombs in Rabat for a glimpse into Malta’s rich history. Alternatively, take a stroll along the picturesque coastline of St. Julian’s or visit the quaint fishing village of Marsaxlokk to experience authentic Maltese culture. While there may not be organized festivities, this day offers students a wonderful opportunity to unwind and immerse themselves in the local way of life, all while practicing and perfecting their English skills at GV Malta.



Get ready to kick off your summer in style! The Summer Lust Music Festival is back, and it’s bringing the heat to Għaxaq Grounds on Friday, 17th May, and Saturday, 18th May, 2024.


On Saturday, 18th May, get ready for the grand finale as the Summer Lust Music Festival presents the sensational American popstar, Anastacia. With over 50 million records sold worldwide, Anastacia will grace the stage with her powerhouse vocals and chart-topping hits, including “I’m Outta Love,” “Left Outside Alone,” “Sick and Tired,” and “One Day in Your Life.”


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Sette Giugno, or the 7th of June, holds significant historical importance in Malta and provides an insightful cultural experience for students at GV Malta. Commemorating a pivotal moment in Maltese history, Sette Giugno marks the uprising of 1919 when the Maltese people protested against British colonial rule. Today, on this national holiday, students can witness various events and ceremonies across the island, including wreath-laying ceremonies at memorials and cultural exhibitions showcasing Malta’s struggle for independence. Delve into the past by visiting historic sites like the National Museum of Archaeology or join guided tours of Valletta to learn about the events that shaped modern Malta. Sette Giugno offers students a unique opportunity to deepen their understanding of Maltese history and culture while honing their English language skills at GV Malta.

One of the biggest wine festivals on the Maltese islands will again be hosted in the wonderful Argotti gardens in Floriana on the 19-23 June 2024. The summer wine festival will provide an informative, educational and entertaining wine experience for the general public during the summer time period with a wide range of different wines.

The Malta International Wine Festival is Malta’s first international wine festival. The festival focuses on showcasing wines from Malta and around the world, offering a variety of different grapes from all corners of the world.


Learn about the art of wine making, sample some of the best wines, meet notable wine makers and enjoy gastronomy and live music all in a breathtaking setting.


Entrance for all patrons is free of charge.

A fee of €5 will give you a commemorative wine glass at the door to be able to taste wine within the festival & a token to get free water

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Ed Sheeran, the global sensation with chart-topping hits, has etched a place in the hearts of millions worldwide. Brace yourselves for an electrifying live experience at this monumental concert, promising an unforgettable showcase of his incredible talent. Organizers are exhilarated to host this landmark event on the islands, ensuring an indelible night for all attendees. With relentless dedication, we’re crafting an immersive experience, complemented by the sensational warm-up act, Calum Scott. Proudly backed by the unwavering support of Visit Malta and The Ministry for Tourism, this event is destined to be a masterpiece in the realm of musical spectacles.


Get ready for a musical journey like no other, as global superstar Ed Sheeran is set to captivate the hearts of fans in the stunning backdrop of Malta. This one-night-only concert, organized by AEG Presents, greatt, and NNG Promotions in partnership with One Fiinix Live, promises to be a showstopper of epic proportions.


Tickets available from €100. Visit this website for further information.

The Malta International Food Festival is a respected and well-known culinary event. It is the island’s most anticipated gourmet event, featuring cuisine from all around the world.


The Malta 5-day festival goes beyond eating and drinking to reveal what the food scene in Malta is all about: embracing local and seasonal produce, promoting its diverse culture, championing premium producers, indulging in a kaleidoscope of tastes, and being treated to an amazing night out at The Granaries, Floriana.


During the event, visitors are entertained with live performances by some of Malta’s top talents, as well as a variety of additional children’s activities.

Visitors purchase tokens from cash points, which they can then redeem for any cuisine they want, including drinks and a choice of high-quality wines.


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15th August in Malta is celebrated with great fervor as the Feast of the Assumption, a significant religious and cultural event for the Maltese people. Students at GV Malta can immerse themselves in the vibrant festivities that take place across the islands, particularly in villages with dedicated church patronages. Experience the colorful processions, adorned with intricate statues and decorations, as they wind through the streets accompanied by lively band marches and fireworks displays.

8th September in Malta marks the feast of Our Lady of Victories, a deeply revered event steeped in religious and cultural significance. Students at GV Malta can partake in the spirited celebrations that unfold across the island, particularly in historic towns and villages adorned with festive decorations. Join the vibrant processions as they wind through the streets, accompanied by traditional music and joyful revelry. Marvel at the intricately crafted statues of the Virgin Mary and patron saints, which are paraded with great reverence by devotees. Visit iconic churches such as the Basilica of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Valletta or the Parish Church of St. Julian in St. Julian’s, where special masses and religious ceremonies are held to honor the occasion.

The 21st of September in Malta coincides with Malta Independence Day, a momentous occasion commemorating Malta’s declaration of independence from British colonial rule in 1964.

Legendary group Take That announced they will be coming to Malta for the “The Greatest Weekend”. Events will range from live concerts to nightclub events and will also feature two headline sets from the iconic multi-platinum band and other huge artists who will perform in an intimate environment but with a full scale production.

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On the 8th of December, Malta celebrates the Feast of the Immaculate Conception, a significant religious and cultural event observed with great reverence across the island. Students at GV Malta can immerse themselves in the solemn yet festive atmosphere as Malta’s towns and villages come alive with religious processions and traditional rituals.

On the 13th of December, Malta proudly celebrates Republic Day, a significant national holiday marking the anniversary of the country’s transition to a republic in 1974. Students at GV Malta have the opportunity to join in the patriotic festivities and witness the vibrant celebrations that unfold across the island. In Valletta, the capital city, flag-raising ceremonies, parades, and cultural performances take center stage, with dignitaries and citizens alike coming together to honor Malta’s sovereignty and democratic ideals.