Maltese Feasts & Events During September, 2019

Maltese Feasts & Events During September, 2019
Updated on
January 26, 2023

In September, the summer starts to slowly come to an end. You can start feeling the small changes in the weather, like getting dark earlier, cooler breezes and it is also known to do a couple of storms during this month.Nonetheless, there is still so much to do and visit in September. In this article you will discover some of the top things to do, during the month of September, 2019.

Local Village Feasts

1st of September

San Girgor – Sliema

Santa Katerina –Zurrieq

8th September

Madonna tal – Grazzja– Zabbar

Events & Activities

8th September – Victory Day


A day dedicated to celebrating three historic events inMalta, which are the victory of the Knights of St John in 1565, the rebellion against the French troops in 1800 and Italy’s surrender in 1943. On this day, there gatta in the Grand Harbour is held and is one of the biggest on through out the year.

Also on 8th September, the annual Malta Triathlon is also held in Bahar ic-Caghaq. This is now an established event which is sought bymany locals and foreigners in Malta.

14th September – ELROW

Ta Qali

After its success in Barcelona, Dubai, New York and Ibiza, the electronic music festival will be hitting the island this month! The festival will be organised at Numero Uno and is hosting some of the most popular House and Techno Dj’s in the world. Apart from the awesome music, the Elrow festival is known for its unique circus like themes, dancing and entertainment.

15th September – Go Sport Attard 5k


This year a marathon of 5k is commencing from Attard. To learn more about participating, visit

21st September – Independence Day


Many people gather in front of the Independence monument inValletta to celebrate and remember the day Malta got its independence from Britain in 1964. During the day, you can also find ceremonies, mass at St John’s Cathedral and a march by the Armed Force of Malta. On the day the President of Malta will also be give the salute.

28th September – Zejt Iz- Zejtun


Celebrating Malta’s culture and traditions in the south town of Zejtun. The festival commences with the blessing of the freshly harvested olives and then followed by the blessings of animals, which is held at San Girgor’sparish church. Later during the day you can find musical entertainment, drinks and Maltese food.

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