Watch: Maltese and Gozitan villages celebrate feast of Our Lady!

Our Lady’s feast (Santa Marija) is one which is celebrated with various traditions around Maltese villages. Let’s take a look at these celebrations!

Ħad-Dingli and Imġarr

The parishes of Ħad-Dingli and Imġarr this morning came together to organise the third edition of the Motorcycle Pilgrimage.

Each motorist donated to Dar tal-Providenza, making the pilgrimage one that donated to charity.

Il-Qrendi had interviewed a member of the fireworks factory of Santa Marija, Qrendi, Mario Zerafa about the preparations as well as a video of last night’s fireworks.


Imqabba celebrated the feast with a fireworks spectacle, accompanied by synchronized music which many people look forward to every year!

Ħal Għaxaq

Ħal Għaxaq also organised a fireworks show accompanied by music, The Convoy.

Iż-Żebbuġ, Gozo

A tradition of Żebbuġ includes a gathering where people eat the Ikla tal-Festa together.

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