Xaghra Youth Games based on Malta’s history & folklore
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This coming Sunday, the 19th of August 2012, the 21st edition of the ‘Loghob Zghazagh Vitorja’ is to be held at the Xaghra square at 8.00pm.
The Xaghra Youth Games games are based on Malta’s history and folklore with titles including the building of Ggantija, Ulysse’s arrival in Gozo and the meeting with Calypso, the expulsion of the french from Malta, the Great siege of Malta and the feast of our lady of Victories.
About 100 people, mainly youths, will be participating, divided into 4 teams with titles connected with Xaghra with names as Odissini, Sanvernini, Sansuniti, and Giganti.
As well as the spectacle of the games, the show will include dancing by several groups and folk dancing. Everyone is warmly invited to go along and enjoy entertainment for the whole family and tourists alike who can combine an evening of fun with the history of Malta.
The games are organised by the Xaghra Youth Centre in collaboration with the Xaghra Local Council.