Gozo’s local feasts showcased in l-Festa Ghawdxija next month in Qala
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A feast with a difference – l-Festa Ghawdxija, will be showcasing art, culture and traditions that make up Gozo’s local feasts, being held next month in Qala.
Taking place on the main square in Qala, visitors will be able to enjoy elements of a local feast, including band marches, fireworks, street decorations, crafts and traditional food, to name but a few.
This festival is organised by Ghaqda Briju San Guzepp – Qala, in collaboration with the Ministry for Gozo, and with the participation of feast committees from across the island. Each village group will be showing their different feast decorations.
l-Festa Ghawdxija is being held on Sunday, the 9th of June, from 9am to 1pm, as part of the programme of events being organised in Gozo during the long weekend for the Sette Giugno Public Holiday, between Thursday, the 6th and Sunday, the 9th of June.
Photographs of last year’s festival by Alain Salvary