Festa in Malta

Each town in Malta has its Festa, dedicated to the town’s patron and church.  Festa season runs from April to September.  Festa starts on Saturday with booths, food stands, fireworks and brass band concerts (a tradition carried over from the British Military) and lasts the weekend.  Zurrieq (Maltese is a language derived from Arabic) honored St. Catherine and it had its Festa while we were … Continue reading Festa in Malta