‘Summer Nights’ Festival of entertainment ends for 2012
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On Friday evening in Victory Square the last of this years events was held in the ‘Summer Nights’ festival 2012 organised by the Xaghra Local Council
This festival was started on an experimental basis by the Council in the summer of 2011. It proved to be such a success that a follow-up was organised for this year. The Council said that the main aim of the activites is to offer live music and entertainment, while also promoting local talent.
Friday night’s closing event to the festival was presented by Mrs Orietta Gatt, the entertainment was provided by singers Mikaela Bajada, Miriana Farrugia, Valentina Mifsud and Matthew Xuereb, as well as various dance groups, the Rythmatic Dance Group (choreography by Janica Camilleri) and JA Dancers (choreography by Jennifer Agius). This event ended with a one-hour musical concert by the local band ‘Run.’
The Xaghra Local Council said that it now looks forward for the organisation of the last event for summer 2012, which will be the third edition of the figs festival which will be held in Xaghra on Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd September.