Last Updated 25 | 04 | 2014 at 09:28


Fireworks Festival 2014 Date Change Announcement

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The Ministry for Tourism and the Malta Tourism Authority would like to inform the public that due to the forecasted inclement weather with high winds on Saturday 26th April 2014, regretfully the planned fireworks festival due to be held in Bugibba has to be postponed to the following day, Sunday 27th April,  with the same scheduled programme.

This unfortunate decision had to be taken due to the predicted high winds on Saturday evening, which may have resulted in health and safety issues if the fireworks setup had gone ahead as originally planned.

We have no doubt that despite this postponement the event shall still be a success.

We apologize to the public for any inconvenience caused due to these unforeseen circumstances which are beyond our control.

The programme for Sunday 27th April in Bugibba will be as follows:


9.00pm   National Fireworks competition – St. George’s Fireworks Factory (Qormi, Malta)
9.20pm   National Fireworks competition – Banda Sant’Andrija Fireworks Factory (Luqa, Malta)                                                                     
9.40pm   National Fireworks competition – Santa Marija Fireworks Factory (Mgarr, Malta)
10.00pm National Fireworks competition – Banda l-Unjoni St. Andrew’s Fireworks Factory (Luqa, Malta)
10.30pm Lieto Fireworks – closing display by 2013 winner from Italy
11.00pm Winners’ presentation ceremony

Firing Point:     Barges in Bugibba Bay
Vantage Point: Bugibba Promenade

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