Event Details

MERĦBA LILL-GRAN MASTRU

20/05/2018 09:00 - 12:00
MERĦBA LILL-GRAN MASTRU

The village of Żurrieq proudly presents a re-enactment that evokes an authentic event that took place in 1798. This re-enactment focuses on the historical visit to Żurrieq by Ferdinand Von Hompesch, Grand Master of the Order of St. John.

So, step back in time at Żurrieq on Sunday 20th May 2018 from 9.00 am till noon and experience a blend of history in this unique spectacle of different performance of drills, fencing, firearms, traditional dancing enhanced by elegant costumes and display of traditional crafts. Do not miss out to savour the flavour of Maltese food and wine.

A group of locals will join a professional team from the In-Guardia group under the patronage of Malta Tourism Authority. This event is being organised by Socjeta' Muzikali Santa Katarina V.M. of Żurrieq to commemorate the 200 years from the arrival of the Titular Statue of St. Catherine of Alexandria in Żurrieq (1818 - 2018).

Entrance is free.

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Venue

Żurrieq

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Organiser

Soc. Muz. Sta. Katarina V.M.