MELLIEHA NIGHTS: 10TH EDITION
For the 10th consecutive year, the Mellieħa Local Council will be organising ‘Mellieħa Nights’.
The event will kick off on the evening of Friday 21st July, from 8 pm onwards at Mellieħa’s Main Square, with a fantastic line-up of top Maltese DJs, namely Lio, JJoy and Ziggy who will surely turn the night into an amazing one full of great music.
Saturday 22nd July will see Mellieħa main roads turned into pedestrian areas. The stages along Triq Gorg Borg Olivier will offer traditional folklore music by the Greenfields, Aurora Folk group and Maltese ‘Għana’ and rock music by Kylie Coleiro and Klinsmann and the Planet Seed Band. Jazz music and choir singing will take place in Our Lady of Mellieħa Sanctuary Courtyard and the Sanctuary itself.
Local artisans and artists will be creating wonderful handmade works in an open air atmosphere and a motor vehicle show amongst many other attractions will be going on throughout the night. An open-air barbeque will also be held at Mellieħa Main Square and entertaining the audience there will be Artemocion Dance Studio, Cash & Band and entertainer Joe Demicoli.
On Sunday 23rd July, live entertainment will be provided at Mellieħa Main Square by Artemocion Dance Studio and Spiteri Lucas Band featuring Chiara, Debbie Scerri, J Anvil and Neville Refalo performing ‘A tribute to the Maltese Legends’.
Mellieħa’s main attractions such as the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Mellieħa and Mellieħa World War II Shelters will remain open until late in the night.
A ‘Park and Ride’ service will be provided from near the ex-Belleview Area towards the centre of the village on Saturday from 7.30pm onwards.
‘Mellieħa Nights’ celebration is being supported by the Parliamentary Secretariat for Local Government and Malta Tourism Authority together with a number of corporate sponsors.
Mellieħa Local Council’s website: www.mellieha.gov.mt