Carnival is between February and end of March. Floats and parades fill the streets in Valletta.
In July there are three nights of jazz by world-famous artists on the quayside at Grand Harbour.
The Malta International Airshow is in September with various types of aircraft from the past and present fly over Grand harbour.
The Malta Historic Cities Festival is in October and consists of 10 days of music, dance and pageantry in Malta's main historic cities.
The Rolex Middle sea race has been held annully since 1968. This an offshore classic yachting event, off Valletta during October.
The In Guardia Parade at Fort St. Elmo is a historical re-enactment that portrays an authentic historical event set in the late 16th – early 17th century. The re-enactment depicts the inspection of the fort and its garrison by the Grand Bailiff of the Order of the Knights of St. John who was in charge of military affairs. During the re-enactment the fort's garrison (some 70 characters in all) is dressed in its best uniforms to demonstrate its military prowess. The show starts at 11:00hrs and lasts some 40 minutes.
Marsovin summer wine festival held annually in July at Hastings garden.
Delicata Classic Wine Festival held annually at the Upper Barrakka Gardens in Valletta.
The Notte Bianca consists of Music, Dance ,Theatre , Food and Drink , Festivals , Family Entertainment, Exhibitions, Cultural, Concerts. Shops and festivities continue operating till the early hours of the next morning.
The Malta International Fireworks Festival is an annual event organised by the Parliamentary Secretariat for Tourism and the Malta Tourism Authority. The Grand Harbour provides the perfect setting for this spectacular event, which takes place each year.