Events in Valletta this July

Every summer, Valletta and nearby Floriana come alive with various unique cultural, culinary and musical events, all set within picturesque and historic venues. These are our five favourite events happening in July this year.


Echoes of Poland (4 July 2024)

Malta Society of Arts

Julia Miller, a distinguished pianist and chamber musician based in Malta, has teamed up with Justyna Zanko, a celebrated violin virtuoso from Poland, to bring an evening that showcases the beauty of Polish compositions.


Queens of Soul (5 July 2024)

Il-Fosos Square, Floriana

The BBC Concert Orchestra brings a non-stop party celebrating the multi-million selling hits of the legendary Tina Turner, Whitney Houston & Aretha Franklin.


Malta Jazz Festival (8-13 July 2024)

Ta’ Liesse Barriera Wharf, Valletta

Held at the stunning Ta’ Liesse Barriera Wharf on the waterfront, this festival will feature a mix of local and international jazz artists offering performances from traditional to contemporary jazz.


Isle of MTV Malta (25-28 July 2024)

Il-Fosos Square, Floriana

For the ardent partygoers, one of the island’s biggest summer highlights is the Isle of MTV Malta, returning to il-Fosos Square. This year’s headliners include DJ Snake, multi-award-winning RAYE, and international best-seller Nelly Furtado, guaranteeing an electrifying night of music and dance. This free concert attracts music lovers from all over Europe.


Dance Festival Malta (25-28 July 2024)

Various locations around Valletta

From the end of July, the Dance Festival Malta will take over the city and show off the many facets of dance, whilst providing a platform for local talent to share in the international language of dance. The festival includes performances, workshops, and interactive sessions.