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Xagħra Carnival

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  • 25 February, 7PM
  • 26 February, 10AM
  • Xaghra

Saturday 25th February 2017

From 7.00pm onwards, a traditional Carnival programme will take place in Nazzarenu Square. There will be the traditional kukkanja and the traditional kumittiva dance.  There will be also line dancing and various Carnival competitions.

Time: 7.00PM


Sunday 26th February 2017

Carnival band marches by the Victory Band of Xaghra, starting from near Ta’ Kola Windmill in Bambina Street along Frangisk Camilleri Street, Imqades Street, 8th September Avenue and Victory Square.

The first part of the kumittiva dance will then be presented. Afterwards, the Victory Band will continue to play Carnival band marches in Victory Square.

From noon onwards, there will be a varied Carnival programme in Victory Square including defilé of Carnival floats, dance by local companies and the traditional kumittiva dance.

Time: 10.00AM

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