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Zejtun Folk Festival

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In aid of Fondazzjoni Nazareth. 

Wine competition, Maltese traditional food, folk dance and music, car show, kids area, games and much more.

Also Renato, Greenfields with participation of various local artists.


Dates are 18, 19 and 20 July 2013
Venue at St Gregory Gardens, Zejtun

Ghaxaq Grounds Music Festival

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Ira Losco Live Band and Airport Impressions in Concert.

Donations on Entrance to Puttinu Cares.


Date is Tuesday 6 August 2013
Venue at Ghaxaq Grounds

Joseph Calleja 2013 Concert

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NnG Promotions is proud to announce that tenor Joseph Calleja will once again be performing live at The Granaries, Floriana on August 1st 2013.

This year the concert will also be featuring Italian superstar Zucchero and British singer Rebecca Ferguson.


Date is 1 August 2013
Venue at Fosos, Floriana

Umbra Striga

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Drama that delves into the unknown and beyond.

When you think that life is good and tranquil, you could be wrong.  Terror is about to begin.

Rowen Cutajar, a 34 year old man and his girlfriend, Mandy Cacciattolo they share a good life between them. Even though they have always loved each other, Mandy cannot help but feel that Rowen is keeping something from her. Something which is causing them to drift apart.

Could he still be in love with Svetlana. This thought often goes through Mandy mind, even though Svetlana has been dead for 16 years.

Delma, 17 years old, Rowen and Svetlana daughter, has always looked at Mandy as she were a parasite.  Someone who is trying to take her mother place, and eventually, even her own place in Rowen heart. Delma has always resented Mandy, however, things are about to get even more complicated after Mandy announced that she is carrying Rowen child.

Rachel, a woman whose obsessed with Rowen, does whatever it takes to get his attention, yet nothing works,…

Journalism and Politics in Film - All the President Men

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Euro Media Forum, in collaboration with Institute for Maltese Journalists, present Journalism and Politics in Film - Presentation and Discussion on All the President Men Timeless Legacy event at Palazzo Depiro on Monday July 1 at 7 pm.

The film All the Presidents Men explains the troubles and tribulations of two young journalists uncovering the Watergate scandal which eventually led to US President Nixon having to leave his office. It exposes the power of serious journalism to restore justice.

Speaker Rosemarie Dorekens, who wrote a dissertation about journalism and film, will be helped by moderator Fleur Vella to delve into how the portrayal of journalists in film has changed over time. The speaker, who is also a journalist by profession, will speak about the difficulties faced by real journalists today to uncover and publish political scandals. The journalist, Rosemarie Dorekens will also explain how citizen journalism is shaping the journalistic world. The discussion will also cen…

One Aim One Goal Festival

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Non-profit organization ONE AIM ONE GOAL is organising a fund raising event in aid of Kirsty Vassallo.

Their target is to help people in need of financial aid by organizing events to raise funds.

At the moment they have an upcoming event as we are trying to collect funds for a girl called Kirsty Vassallo who was involved in an accident on the 13th of September in Mgarr. ONE AIM ONE GOAL is trying to help her as she needs the sum of 80,000euros so that she can be sent to therapy abroad to help her gain back the use of basic skills like movement and speech.

To this aspect on the 30th of June  2013 they are organizing a fund raising festival trough out the whole day in aid of this cause. This will be including a static car show by old motor clubs Malta, Mini club Malta, Wolfs of oden and more, than we will be setting up a fun park as well as live performances by a host of well known singers, bands like iskay and Tribali jamming session, furthermore they will be having the Mosta shelter ope…

Pets Corner at Arts in the Open

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On the 29th June 2013 celebrating the local national holiday Imnarja, the Marsaskala Local Council is pleased to set up a pets corner in Arts in the Open along the Marsaskala Promenade, for all those animal lovers who will visit the promenade during the evening.

During the Pets Corner, Borg Cardona Co. Ltd in collaboration with Bad to the Bone Pet Shop Marsaskala will be available to assist all those who will be needing further advise about pet health nutrition care, grooming and will be available to answer any questions that one might have.

The team is not only geared up with experts in the pet market, but also include a local Veterinarian and a Groomer who will give further professional insight from their end.
The team which will be assisting you have gathered strong expertise along the past 70 years in the pet and animal sector and are very pleased to share this knowledge with all of those who will be attending.


We believe this is an opportunity for all the family. Gifts will also b…

Sliema Street Festival at The Compass

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Sliema will host its first yearly local festival which will turn the promenade into a melting pot of art. World class Street artist from around Europe will join local professional and upcoming artists at the Sliema Street Art Festival 2013.

Come and join us at The Compass for a bottle of wine, drinks, cocktails, platters or food and enjoy the magical promenade.


For reservations call 9928 6068 or 7990 7986.

Come and colour the promenade.

Dates from 28 till 30 June 2013
Venue at The Compass Lounge

We got the FUNK

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Second time in Malta with Garami Funky Staff Hungary.

Get ready for a memorable LIVE event to invoke the spirit of the timeless 80s.
Kool and the Gang, Earth Wind and Fire, James Brown, Aretha Franklin, Jamiroquai, Gorge Benson, Stevie Wonder, Prince, Diana Ross, Chic, Donna Summer, Sister Sledge, Herbie Hancock, Pointer Sisters re-lived, as never before by eight fantastic musicians the GARAMI FUNKY SAFF.

And its not just a live concert, its not just a show, its an all-night, no-holds-barred, body-rocking, soul-shaking party.

Amazonia Beach Club will be transformed into a one-of-a-kind nightclub, and the fantastic Dj Schneider will guarantee that the night fever at the after-party will last till dawn.


Tickets at 10 euros.

Event is powered by Corinthia Hotel, BarCelona Lounge, Wizzair and Vista Travel Agency.

Date is Thursday, 27 June 2013
Time at 8pm
Venue at Amazoni Beach Club, Bugibba

Malta 90s Summer Party 2013

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Dj Etienne and Dj Danny D joined forces and they are presenting the 90s Summer Party – Esteem the 90s – Topclass International event being held on Saturday 20 July, 2013.  Event starts at 10pm.  This is the number one 90s party for this Summer 2013.

Esteem the 90s Summer Edition.  Join the International Top Class event featuring the ultimate dance anthems from the legendary decade of the 90s.  Its all happening on the 20 July 2013 at Aria Club, San Gwann open-air.

Event hosted by Dj Etienne and Dj Danny D.

Massive 90s tracks like Rhythm is a dancer, Ecuador, 9pm till I come, Mr Vain, The Rhythm of the Night and many much more.

Artists like 2 Unlimited, Alexia, Alice Deejay, ATB, 2 Brothers on the Forth Floor, Corona, Culture Beat, Dr Alban, Gala, Haddaway, Ice MC, La Bouche, Robert Miles, Sash, Snap, Gigi dAgostino and many more.


The following are entrance prices for Esteem the 90s

Entrance with normal invite pay only 5 euros at the door
Entrance without normal invite pay 10 euros at the…

Cats In The Cradle

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CSAF Malta presents The Cats in the Cradle at Buskett Roadhouse, in aid of abandoned cats, featuring a full live and entertaining performance by Malta favourite Freddie Portelli.

DJ Mulholland will be entertaining you all evening with music from the 80s, 90s, 2000s and today.

Entrance will be for only 5 euros, which will include a welcome drink at the door and more. You can also reserve a table for food, as it will be available by order. For food and table reservations you can call on 21454233.


For ticket hotline and more info call on 7789 5123 or 7905 9714.

Date is Saturday, 6 July 2013
Venue at Chateau Buskett
Time at 8pm

The Panoptic Sunset Cruise 2013 Edition

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For the third time since Panoptic was born back in August 2010, Underground Figures Audiofreak and The Element invite you to their infamous Panoptic with an Exclusive Sunset Trip on the Hornblower, on Friday 28 June 2013 Eve of a Public Holiday.

Revered for bringing onboard deck some of the coolest, most in demand artists from the local underground electronic dance scene, Panoptic caters toward the more musically educated discerning clubber offering a more club-like experience on the ocean, attracting a wild, friendly, energized, up-for-it, party crowd raving hard on the waves.

The Duo needs no introduction. They have been conquering the local scene with their hard to find records and sounds. Expect a journey like no other.

The Hornblower will set sail from Bugibba at 19.00 hrs.
Boarding Time is 18.00 hrs.
Ticket Price is 20 Euros including VAT.

Online Tickets Link http://bounce.com.mt/en/event-tickets/webshop/28/the-panoptic-sunset-cruise-2013-edition.htm


For more info kindly call o…

Clinton Paul releases new album Unbreakable

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One of Malta most hardworking artists is surely Clinton Paul, who has just released his second Studio Album Unbreakable on June 19th.

This album was produced between August 2012 and May 2013 and features 10 tracks, which are so close to the artist heart. The album includes already three released singles, namely Blackout, Birthday and Amazing.

Clinton Paul describes this album as everything right now. It symbolizes where he is right now in his life. It is quite a positive record and that was the aim when creating it. The name of the album Unbreakable came from a quote that Clinton Paul likes to use - Life is make or break.

On May 8th, Clinton Paul released his 7th music video that for the single Blackout and he is already gearing up to release a new one that for the current single Amazing. The video, shot once again by his team at Evolution Media, will be released Saturday 22nd June, 2013. The video was filmed at San Antonio Hotel and Spa last May.


The new album Unbreakable is available as…

Atlantica Foam Party

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Glitz and Shimmer Promotions presents ATLANTICA Foam Party.

Tickets at 10 euros, and 15 euros at the door.

Ticket sales from Sugar Lounge St Julian’s, Exit Sliema and Valletta, Tom Bar Floriana and Monaliza Valletta.


Date is Saturday, 20 July 2013
Venue at Razzet l-Ahmar, Mosta

Bike Ride in aid of Zambia

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Participation fee is a 10 euros donation.

Route starting point from St Thomas Bay, Marsascala to Delimara Lighthouse, Marsaxlokk and back to Rihama Battery, Marsascala.

Route Details - Countryside terrain covering the distance of around 15km in around 2 hours.

Registration opens at 8.15am. Ride pedals off at 9.00 am sharp.

A certificate of participation and a small token will be given to all participants at the end of the event.

This is a MTB route mountain bikes, organised in collaboration with Ghaqda Bajja San Tumas.

Participants are recommended to register prior to the day. All participants are required to wear a helmet and appropriate cycling gear and fill-in a participation form declaring they are fit for the ride. Participation is at one own risk.

Youth for Mission is an initiative by the Missions Office which enables groups of youths to experience voluntary work in a missionary country. During this summer, a group of 9 youths will be going to the Diocese of Chipata, in Zamb…

Honorebel Live in Malta

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Right after Isle of MTV we party at Havana Club Malta.

Miami based International Dance, Pop, Reggae sensation, Honorebel has performed songs with artists such as Pitbull, Akon, Flo Ridea Sean Kingston, Shaggy, Afrojack,
Benny Benassi, and Tommy Trash to name a few.

Now you see it featuring Pitbull and Jumpsmokers which has over 15+ million views on youtube is one of his biggest successes having garnered international acclaim.
Honorebel also collaborated with the hit single Strip Search featuring Stephen Davids and Kelly Schembri.


Date is Wednesday 26th June, 2013
Venue at Havana Club St Julians


Entrance is Free Donations to Puttinu Cares
Time right after Isle of MTV

Get Funky 68 Sunday Afternoon Boat Party

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Captain MISS ROBERTA and the GET FUNKY crew are at your service again and on Sunday 23 June 2013 they will be taking you to the yearly open water rip-roar adventure aboard the Horn Blower.

This time around the boat will be leaving Bugibba Jetty for an afternoon and sunset boat party at 2.30pm sharp and will be arriving again at the Bugibba Jetty at 9.30pm.

Miss Roberta is your captain playing a solid 6 hours exclusive set from start to finish.
Please note that The Horn Blower capacity is strictly limited to 250 people only and as usual tickets will sell out in just a week or two so therefore dont leave it up for the last minute, as you might get disappointed.


Tickets at 15 euros out now from Crepe House, Paola

For more info and bookings please email missroberta@onvol.net or send an inbox on www.facebook.com/djmissroberta

Ticket Hot Line 9999 2401
Date is Sunday, 23 June 2013
Time from 2.30pm till 9.30pm

Concert Under The Stars

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The Gozo CCU Foundation proudly presents a concert under the stars.

Once again it promises to be a wonderful evening with food prepared by Executive Chef Mario Schembri and music by The Blackjack Jazz Quintet directed by Chev Mro Mark Agius.

Reception, 5 course dinner and half a bottle of wine. Only 40 euros for a great evening.
For bookings call on 21566496 or 79566496, Jacqueline on 21562315 or 99562315, Tracy on 21566806 or 99361268 or Bill on 21563838 or 79563838.

Not only will you have a wonderful evening, but you will be helping a very worthy cause.


For the Foundation achievements to date please visit www.gozoccufoundation.com

Date is Sunday 7 July 2013
Venue at Gardens of Ta Frenc
Time at 7.30pm
Dress Smart Casual

Naxxar Storja tmexxi Sengha

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There will be displays of various traditional works, folk singing, food and drinks, folkloristic dancing and much more.  On the day there will also be the presentation of Gieh in-Naxxar.


Date is Saturday, 22 June 2013
Time from 5pm till 11pm
Venue in Triq San Gwann, infront of the chapel, Naxxar

Wirja Agrarja Nadur

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Nadur Local Council presents an exhibition of fruits, vegetables, farming tools and handicrafts from Nadur.

An evening of entertainment with the participation of several folk groups.


Dates are Saturday and Sunday 22 and 23 June 2013
Venue at Pjazza Arcipriet Dun Martin Camilleri, Nadur

Fiori d Argenta

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This is the third edition.

This will include the baking of the largest ever traditional torta tal-bajtar ta San Gwann, free tasting for everyone on Saturday 15 June.  Also traditional dinner organised by fireworks committee and Xewkija Tigers FC.

Prebooking advised on 7904 6800, 99804358 or 21558822.


Dates are 14, 15 and 16 June 2013
Venue at St John the Baptist Square, Xewkija

The Hard Rock Bar Comedy Club

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Malta only local Comedy Club, running every three weeks, exclusively, at the Hard Rock Bar, Valletta Waterfront.

Line up are James Ryder, Matt Bonanno, Marie Keiser-Nielsen, Richard Pete Light, Francesco Catania and Matthew Sciriha.

Admission is FREE and always intends to be.  Come along. Bring a friend. Rock on.


Date is Thursday, 13th June
Time at 9pm
Venue at Hard Rock, Valletta

Bunker 909 presents A Night at Liquid

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Bunker 909 is back.

Residents Marc Kane and Mato.
Locals Manthrax, Adrian V, Serial Depth.

Ticket price is 10 euros.


Ticket hotline is 9993 7577.

Date is Saturday, 22 June 2013
Time at 10pm

Venue at Liquid Club

WOODROCK launches on Friday

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This Friday 21 June, 2013 will see a new monthly event by the name of Woodrock kick off its first edition at Shoosh in Buskett within the Roadhouse premises.

The first night will feature four local acts, handpicked from the Maltese music scene to represent different aspects of the rock spectrum. Ben Purplle and JeJe will open with a set of familiar acoustic numbers to warm up the crowd, with the rest of the line-up, namely Fuse Box, For Strings Inn and 50 Shades Of Green, all plugged in with the volume cranked up to 11 for an electric night of live rock.

Fuse Box are relative newcomers to the scene, about to release their debut single Shallow Waters very shortly. For Strings Inn, on the other hand have built up a steady following over the years thanks to their contemporary take of grunge-infused alternative rock. The band is currently working on its debut album.  Last, but not least, 50 Shades Of Green pumped-up set of Green Day favourites will bring the night to a fitting end of re…

Fundraising Meal in aid of Puttinu Cares

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Proceedings in aid of Puttinu Cares for their support and Kristy Vassallo.

Serving traditional Maltese suckling pig, burgers, nuggets for the kids, evening of music and entertainment.  Bring your family along.

Adults pay 12 euros. Children under 12 years pay 5 euros
For bookings contact Sean on 7755 5188


Date is Friday 14 June, 2013
Time at 7.30pm
Venue at Dimples Bar, Mosta – outside area

sajfTANGO

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Do something different on Saturday the 22nd of June and come and enjoy the sensual and dramatic Argentine Tango music as played by our guest DJ El Profesor.  Argentine Tango dancers will be dancing all evening. 

We wanted a different concept this time, reflecting the ease, openness, light-heartedness and informality of Maltese summers.  With this in mind we chose Bognor in Bugibba.  A great location, at the waters edge.  Should you feel like eating, the 3 course menu price is favourable.  It would be a great occasion to invite your relatives and friends to enjoy the setting, the music and the dancing.

Menu sajfTANGO at Bognor at 15 euros.

Starters  Parma and melon or Penne pesto with cashnew nuts
Main Course Sea Bream or Chicken Breast with Mushrooms or Lamb Shanks or Roast Beef
Dessert Ice-cream
Glass of wine

Contact Aldo and Natalie on info@isladeltango.com or call +356 79603455 should you wish to have more information and to book dinner. 

Isla del Tango is celebrating 15 years of Argent…

Salt of the Earth, the Sea and of Me

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On Saturday 22 June 2013, 8pm at St James Cavalier Centre for Creativity, Valletta, pianist Tricia Dawn Williams will present a program of 20th century and contemporary works by composers from Hungary, America, France and Malta.  This program will be first performed at The Bela Bartok Memorial House on Friday 14 June where Williams has been invited to perform and will be closing the 2013 season.  Throughout the past twenty-five years, the Memorial House has become the worthy home of Bartok art his works for piano, chamber music pieces and classic compositions, that may once have been played between these walls during his life, are now regularly interpreted by the most prominent Hungarian artists in the concert hall.

Williams specialises in the performance of 20th century and contemporary music.  Since 1999 she has been under the guidance of Pawlu Grech. Her repertoire ranges from Bela Bartok to today modern composers.  She has performed works by Gjorgy Ligeti, Paul Hindemith, Ahmed Adn…

Superman How the Man of Steel inspired science and popular culture

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Science is Culture, Euro Media Forum and Eden Cinemas presents on Monday June 10 at 6.30pm at Europe House, 254, St Paul Street, Valletta. This event coincides with the Superman 75th anniversary and ahead of the Man of Steel Midnight Screening on Friday 14th May at Eden Cinemas. 

Faster than a speeding bullet. More powerful than a locomotive. And able to leap tall buildings in a single bound. For 75 years, the Man of Steel has enthralled audiences with his incredible powers of flight, super strength, x- ray vision and super speed powers. But just how much science fact is there behind these superpowers. Scientist David Pace and Sci-Fi Film researcher Justin Camilleri will provide insight into the real life science of Superman powers and how he is part of popular culture. Members of the audience will learn how the Man of Steel has had an amazing influence in teaching important scientific principles and how gravity and x-rays, might apply to a real-life Superman. The speakers will explai…

A light warrior show by Duncan F at The Bubble 2013

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A Light Warrior Show on the Saturday Night 8 June at The Bubble 2013.

Join me on a mission that will bring light to people that are in times of darkness outside of The Bubble.

The second phase of a project that will supply 10,000 people with water in the Guraghe Zone in Africa.


Date is Saturday, 8 June 2013
Venue at Buskett Roadhouse

Xtreme Metal Assault 2013

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Time for the sixth edition of the Xtreme Metal Assault.

First band expected at 5pm
Total number of bands 15
Price at 15 euros
Transport available after event to all locations paid separately

2 stages
Diana will be present with her GORYGOTH stand
Mike will be present doing and selling glass engravings
Band merch available
Draugul - The Voyager debut cd will be launched for sale at XMA as well. More info can be found at www.facebook.com/draugul
Food and drink stalls available
Official videographer will shoot few songs from each band - Celine Smith.
Security and first aid will be present.
Allrock is the official radio station for the Xtreme Metal Assault 2013. Follow radio shows on www.allrockmalta.com
Modern Tribe Tattoo Studio XMA offers - special discounts on your tattoo booked at this event and also on presentation of wrist band - www.facebook.com/ModernTribeTattoo

BANDS

1. 26otherworlds (www.facebook.com/26OtherWords)
2. Ascendor (www.facebook.com/ascendormetal)
3. Ashes for nought (www.facebook…

MFA in Digital Arts Degree Exhibition 2013

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The Department of Digital Arts of the faculty of media and knowledge sciences University of Malta presents MFA in Digital Arts Degree Exhibition 2013.


Date from 1 till 14 June 2013
Venue at University Valletta Campus, Merchants Street Entrance
Opening Hours from 16.00 to 19.00

Anima Mea Art Exhibition

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Ghaqda Filantropika Talent Mosti presents ANIMA MEA Art Exhibition by Maltese painters Fr Gerald Micallef and Josephine Galea.

This Razzett is a 300 year old farmhouse which also hosts a permanent exhibition of Art and Maltese folklore.

Open daily from 1800 till 2030hrs
Admission free and parking is no problem


Dates from Sunday 16 till Saturday 29 June 2013
Venue at Razzett tal Markiz, Mosta


Further information on www.talentmosti.com

Olympic Day Run

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This event is being organized by the Maltese Olympic Committee, the Malta Amateur Athletics Association and McDonalds Malta.

Participation is FREE of charge. Official Olympic Day Run T-shirts, an official Olympic Day Run IOC Certificate will be given to all participants. Applications will be readily available at any McDonalds restaurants and through the offices of the MOC as well as our website www.nocmalta.org

Registration is also accepted on the day of the run between 07.00 and 07.45am. Several water stations will be placed along the route.

The runs will start and finish from Spinola Bay, next the McDonalds outlet.

In order to cater for as wide a sporting population as possible, there will be 3 different distances which participants can choose from, irrespective of age. This event is not a race.


Classical Run 10k starts at 8am
Starting line McDonalds St. Julians, along the Sliema sea front to Gzira and back.


Relaxed Run 5k starts at 8.05am
Starting line McDonalds St. Julians, along t…

Eden Leisure Summer Club 2013

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Understanding the needs of both children and their parents, the creators of the Eden Summer Club are offering the ideal way to keep your child busy in the summer months within an environment which is fun, educational and safe. Designed by mums, the Eden Summer club caters to kids between the ages of three and fourteen and includes numerous activities such as drama, singing, bowling, cooking, outings, movies and much more. Moreover, providing great flexibility, parents are able to choose one, two or all three of the four week session being held between Monday and Friday. In addition, one can choose which days their child will be attending the Summer Club.

Being held between 8.30am to 1pm, the Eden SummerClub is structured in a way that ensures that kids attending make the most of their childhood, especially in the summer time. On Mondays and Wednesdays, Tiziana Calleja and her team of professionals from Centre Stage will be introducing kids to musical theatre, including acting, singing …

PSY Trance by Psyber at The Bubble 2013

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Psyber Productions are very proud to be involved in this once a year event for charity.  A contemporary music and arts festival with purpose. Positive awareness, charity and fun. All set in the Buskett Forest in Malta on 7, 8 and 9 June.

The Bubble is the safe haven that we live in, the comfortable world that we surround ourselves with, the people we know and the environment we are used to. We are recreating this but with fresh new elements, new ideas, new awakenings to what's going on OUTSIDE the Bubble.

An awakening to co-creation, charity, contemporary arts, eco awareness, theatre and poetry, workshops, sustainability, conscious eating, fun, music, dancing and some surprises thrown in for the mix. All done for charity and set among some of Malta's ¬finest natural environments, the Bubble offers people a safe space to chill, dance and explore new concepts that are ready and waiting for them when they leave the event.
Our mission is the second phase of the Burat Wash Project.…