Gozo will be celebrating the 54th anniversary of Independence Day with a concert in Victoria on Friday – a Public Holiday.
The National and Regional Celebrations Committee within the Ministry for Gozo will be hosting a musical concert by Ghaqda Muzikali San Girgor Kercem and Ghaqda Muzikali Vizitazzjoni of Gharb, which will be presided by the Minister for Gozo Dr Justyne Caruana.
The Independence Day concert, which is on Friday, the 21st of September, is free of charge, will be held in Independence Square, Victoria, starting at 7.30pm.
The general public are invited to attend and are kindly requested to be seated by 7.15pm.
Malta gained its political Independence from Britain on the 21st of September 1964. On the night of the 20-21st September, the Maltese flag was raised at Independence Arena, Floriana, amidst the cheers of the large crowd present. Malta had become an independent nation.