Malta News and Events

Planning your Malta trip? Whether you’re looking for things to do in Malta such as events and attractions, to make your Malta visit run smoothly or are planning where to stay in Malta, you’ll find everything you need for your Malta holiday on Whats On in Malta.com. Our What’s On Malta guide has the latest events not to miss while you visit Malta – there’s always something going on, so don’t miss out on the latest exhibitions, shows and more on your trip to Malta by checking out our News and Events page.

See what's On in Malta. The events calendar is always packed with arts festivals, live music, exhibitions, blockbuster theatre shows, sport and activities for family and kids.

Għajn Tuffieħa Bay Voted Europe’s Best Beach By Over A Million Travellers

Għajn Tuffieħa bay in Malta was voted as this year’s Most Beautiful Beach in Europe by over a million of travellers across the globe, while Malta itself was ranked the third best destination in all of the continent. Għajn Tuffieħa, which literally translates to “Apple’s Eye” has been acknowledged by the European Commission for its … Continued
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Can You Checkmate A Pro? University Of Malta Hosting Its First Ever Chess Open Next Week

The University of Malta finally has its own chess club and it’s going to be hosting its first major event next week. A ‘chess open’ will take place at the University Quadrangle on Wednesday 17th April, where students will get to play against each other and even test out their skills against professional chess players. … Continued
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Good Friday Processions And Hooded, Chain-Carrying Men – A Look Back In History | Lovin Malta

Among the Holy Week activities in Malta, Good Friday processions stand out as the most popular. These processions transform streets into open-air theatres, paying homage to Roman Catholic beliefs surrounding suffering, death, and resurrection. In certain towns like Victoria, Żebbuġ, and Mosta, hooded penitents adorned in white cloaks can often be spotted carrying crosses or … Continued
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Malta Reports Lowest Total Fertility Rate In The EU… With A Third Of All Births Being To Foreigners

In 2022, Malta had the lowest total fertility in the EU with only 1.08 live births per woman, according to recent Eurostat statistics. The data revealed that France had the highest total fertility in the EU, with 1.79 live births per woman, followed by Romania (1.71), Bulgaria (1.65), and Czech Republic (1.64). In contrast, the … Continued
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Għaxaq Tattooist Transforms Into Eerie Pirate Ghost Ship For Town’s Century-Old Carnival Celebrations

After all the buzz and chaos of Gozo’s Carnival in Nadur, one town in the south always goes hard and dark with its spontaneous celebrations… and if even only one of its locals is anything go by, this year is definitely no exception. Għaxaq tattooist Martin Gafa’ showed up in his town’s pjazza dressed up … Continued
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