MELLIEHA NIGHTS 2015
The Mellieħa Local Council will be organising the eighth edition of Mellieħa Nights, taking place from the 30th July till the 2nd August 2015. This is a much-awaited event in the Maltese cultural calendar, which attracts thousands of people to Mellieħa, where locals and tourists alike enjoy the finest qualities of this seaside community. It is supported by the Malta Tourism Authority and the Parliamentary Secretariat for Local Government.
Event: Council Day
Date: Thur 30th July
Location: Mellieħa Sanctuary Courtyard
Event: 80s and 90s Concert in aid of the Malta Community Chest Fund
Date: Fri 31st July
Location: Mellieħa Parish Square
Event: Cultural Programme
Date: Saturday 1st – Sun 2nd Aug
Location: Mellieħa streets
For motor sports fans, this year’s event will feature stationary car displays, drifting races and an off-roading show. The display will feature local high-end cars as well as old trucks and old traditional Maltese buses. The drifting races and the off-roading display will feature professional drivers exhibiting their skills in a controlled environment.
The Sanctuary of Our Lady of Mellieħa, which dates back to more than two thousand years, will also be open to the public, hosting choral concerts in the sacred environment. The World War II shelters will also be open, where a fascinating exhibition will be held, and guided tours will be offered to all visitors.
The Mellieħa restaurants will also be offering a unique gastronomic experience with a variety of menus. The main roads will have tables and chairs set up for al fresco dining. Their patrons will be able to enjoy these lovely nights without missing on the entertainment on offer.