17 Jul, 2023 In EntertainmentLifestyle & TravelOutdoors

Party Like a Local: Upcoming Summer Festivals in Malta

Malta is a small island country in the Mediterranean Sea, but it packs a big punch when it comes to festivals. Every summer, the Maltese islands come alive with a variety of festivals, from music and dance to food and wine.


Here are a few of the upcoming summer festivals in Malta that you won't want to miss...

Isle of MTV
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Isle of MTV
18 July 2023

This free music festival is one of the biggest and most popular in Malta forming part of the wider Malta Music Week events.

It's held at the Granaries in Floriana, and it features some of the biggest names in international music. This year, OneRepublic and Alesso are set to headline this festival with Tom Grennan and Mimi Webb featuring as well!

Past performers have included Maroon 5, Jonas Blue, and Clean Bandit. 


Farsons Beer Festival
27 July - 5 August 2023

This beer festival is a must-visit for beer lovers.

It's held at Ta' Qali National Park, with a whole lineup of live music from the likes of Ira Losco, Tribali, ManaTapu, Red Electric, The Busker and many more! 

P.S. There will also be food stalls and games!

Farsons Beer Festival
Farsons Beer Festival/facebook.com
SummerDaze Malta
SummerDaze Malta/facebook.com


SummerDaze Malta
15 August 2023 


This music festival is a great way to dance the night away. 

It's held at the Ta' Qali National Park, and it features some of the biggest names from around the world!

Expect the Black Eyed Peas, D-Block Europe, Farruko, Zara Larsson, and Charlie Hedges to join in for this year's edition.

Tip: For Italian music fanatics, check out the 2nd SummerDaze event taking place on 18 August 2023 with Salmo, Elettra Lamborghini, Fred De Palma, Haddaway and Double You to join Albertino, Fargetta, Molella and Prezioso for DeeJay Time.


Glitch Festival
13 - 16 August 2023


This electronic music festival is a bit more underground than the others, but it's just as much fun.

Held at Gianpula Complex in Rabat, Glitch Festival features a more diverse lineup of artists ranging from Angel D'Lite, Helena Hauff, to Pablo Bozzi and X Club among others!

Glitch Festival
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The Rave
The RAVE - Malta/facebook.com


22 July 2023


This rave party is a great way to dance the night away. It's held at Beachaven in Xemxija, and features two very familiar names tied to electronic music, Daniel Blade & Carl Lautier.

These are just a few of the many upcoming summer festivals in Malta. So whether you're a music lover, a beer lover, or a dance lover, you're sure to find a festival that you'll enjoy.


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