10TH ANNIVERSARY OF ISLE OF MTV
In 2007, Malta had welcomed Akon, Maroon 5 and Enrique Eglesias, alongside our very own Ira Losco, onto the stage at the Fosos in Floriana. Since then, MTV hasn’t looked back. From Lady Gaga to Jessie J to Dizzie Rascal, Isle of MTV, together with G7, has brought an A-list of artists to the island, hosting the biggest free festival in Europe for 9 consecutive years.
Isle of MTV will be celebrating a decade of successful festivals in Malta on the 28th June 2016.
2016 artist line up:
Isle of MTV 2016 Artist #1: Jess Glynne featuring Clean Bandit!
Isle of MTV 2016 Artist #2: Wiz Khalifa
Isle of MTV 2016 Artist #3: Steve Aoki
Tickets are not required for entry and VIP tickets are not for sale.
Age: There is no age restriction for the public area, but people in the VIP section must be 17+.
Transport: In order not to create traffic congestion before and after the event, it is highly recommended that the public uses public transport.
A special bus service on the night between the 28th and 29th June at a fee of €3.00 (on board ticket), €2.50 (by using Tallinja card).
Public Transport to proceed through St. Anne`s Street, instead of Sarria Road.
During the night of the 28th June, 2016 The Malta Public Transport will operate the following special routes.
A taxi stand will be situated at the Valletta City Gate.
Drop off / pick up point – Notre Dame Ditch (left turning with Porte Des Bombes)
If you are coming to the concert by car, please be aware of the following road closures / traffic diversions on the day of the concert:
From 17:00 hrs onwards – no vehicular traffic allowed to proceed to St Anne`s Street from Porte De Bombs, except for Public Transport and Blue Badge Holders. Diversion to underneath the Blata l-Bajda underpass to Valletta Waterfront through il-Menqa;
From 17:00 hrs onwards – all vehicular traffic, except Public Transport and Blue Badge Holders, coming from Triq Dicembru 13, Marsa are to proceed through the underpass leading to il-Menqa and Valletta Waterfront;
From 17:00 hrs onwards – all vehicular traffic, except Public Transport and Blue Badge Holders, coming from Ħamrun will proceed round the Spencer Monument in Blat ail-Bajda to il-Menqa and through Valletta Waterfront;
Outbound traffic from Great Siege Road, Valletta to be directed to Belt is-Sebħ, direction of Sa Maison Hill. Outbound traffic from Valletta Lascaris Wharf to proceed to Valletta Waterfront;
Great Siege Road (from the Ministry of Education building up to the War Memorial roundabout, The Mall, Triq Sarria and King Edward Road will be closed for vehicular traffic;
Traffic in Sa Mason Hill will be in one direction only;
Except for Scheduled Public Transport, taxies and Holders of Blue Badge will be permitted to proceed through the Valletta Bus Terminus area after 17:00 hrs;
Access to Floriana Health Centre is through Valletta Waterfront and Crucifix Wharf.
Attendees are prohibited from bring the following items:
Glass bottles (including perfume bottles), alcohol if under the age of 17, weapons and sharp objects, illegal substances, drones, fireworks, professional audio and visual recording equipment, flags on poles and laser pens.
The shows starts at 6pm, and bars, food stalls and toilets will be available.
More event information here.