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Your Ultimate Phoenicia Malta Guide to Summer Events in Malta

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Experience the sunshine and splendour of summer in the heart of the Mediterranean at these unforgettable events and attractions.

Ready for your summer glow up in Malta’s delightful warm weather? Then it’s time to check in at The Phoenicia Malta, the island’s ultimate summer destination.

At The Phoenicia Malta, we pride ourselves on providing unparalleled luxury and hospitality, ensuring that every moment of your summer retreat exceeds your expectations.

From the excitement of summer events to the tranquillity of beachside bliss, let us be your gateway to a summer paradise in sunny Malta.

Here are just some events and activities you can look forward to this year – and chat with our team to discover how we can help you plan your The Phoenicia Malta Summer Experience!

Malta Fashion Week
1-4 July, Biskuttin Gardens

Step into a world of glamour and sophistication this summer in Malta, at one of the island’s most highly anticipated annual fashion events, Malta Fashion Week.

Local and international designers will showcase their latest innovative and stylish collections in fashion shows set amid the lush surroundings of the enchanting Biskuttin Gardens – set just outside The Phoenicia Hotel, an official sponsor of Malta Fashion Week.

Find out more about Malta Fashion Week at

BBC Concert Orchestra
5 July, The Granaries, Floriana

This July, BBC Radio 2 and the world-famous BBC Concert Orchestra return to Malta for their fifth fantastic year!

The BBC Concert Orchestra presents Queens of Soul, a live non-stop party featuring 70 musicians and six stunning vocalists performing hits by the legendary Queens of rock, pop and soul, Tina Turner, Whitney Houston and Aretha Franklin.

Even better, this BBC Orchestra concert takes place just 200 metres from The Phoenicia Malta, within the historic Granaries in Floriana.

Tickets to this unmissable music event near the hotel are available at

Malta Jazz Festival
8-13 July, Valletta

Feel the rhythm of Malta’s vibrant music scene during the Malta Jazz Festival.

With jazz performances held at various locations throughout Valletta – all within easy reach of The Phoenicia Malta – define the vibes of your Mediterranean summer and immerse yourself in the soulful melodies and top-tapping beats of this week-long celebration of jazz music.

Discover more about this year’s exciting Malta Jazz Festival programme at

Isle of MTV Malta
16 July, The Granaries

Isle of MTV returns for its annual party in Malta, just a stroll away from the hotel!

One of Europe’s largest free summer music festivals, the Isle of MTV Malta 2024 line-up already includes the multi-award-winning RAYE and global superstar DJ Snake as headliners.

And the party doesn’t stop there: Isle of MTV kick-starts Isle of MTV Malta Music Week from 16-21 July. This incredible programme of music events, featuring top international artists and DJs, includes the official afterparty and an exclusive boat party, ready to electrify your Malta summer break.

Marvel at the spectacular line-up of Isle of MTV Malta 2024 at

Local Feasts
Throughout summer, across Malta

Experience traditional Maltese culture and cuisine at the vibrant local feasts, celebrated in towns and villages across the island in homage to their patron saint, throughout the summer.

With colourful processions, fireworks and delicious local delicacies, these summertime street parties are much-loved Maltese cultural events that are guaranteed to give you an authentic taste of life in Malta. Don’t miss the feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel on 16 July and the feast of St Dominic on 4 August, both held close to the hotel in neighbouring Valletta.

Beaches in Malta (and other summer seaside attractions)

Complete your summer getaway with time spent basking in the Mediterranean sun upon some of Malta and Gozo’s many beaches.

Boasting crystal clear azure waters and golden sands – as well as a host of water sports and summer activities – Malta’s secluded coves and bustling beach clubs have everything you need to make the most of the Maltese summer.

And why not indulge in some of The Phoenicia Malta’s exclusive experiences this summer? Speak with the hotel’s dedicated team to book a picnic harbour boat cruise aboard a private traditional Maltese boat, or a chauffeur-driven day tour to enjoy an immersive experience of Malta’s rich history, coastal scenery and mouth-watering local seafood.

Summer in Malta, Your Way

Have something special in mind for your summer holiday in Malta?

Speak with The Phoenicia Malta’s guest team, who can help you create a personalised itinerary for your stay that will make sure you can experience the best of Malta this summer, with the minimum of fuss. You may also have a look at the various experiences one can enjoy whilst staying at The Phoenicia Malta, here. 

Book your stay directly with us for July and August 2024, and benefit from a €100 hotel credit and other exclusive benefits to enhance your experience, when staying for a minimum of 5 nights. Read more. 

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