Programme of celebrations for St George’s Liturgical Feast
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The Programme of Liturgical Celebrations on the occasion of the liturgical feast day of St George, Patron Saint of Gozo has been announced.
The programme, continues until the 23rd of April, which is St George’s Day and this year includes a novelty when it comes to the external festivities. The Traditional Horse Races, held annually in July, will take place at Republic Street on the Sunday morning.
Sunday 21 April
8.00am: Traditional Horse Races in Republic Street.
6.30pm: First Solemn Pontifical Vespers.
8.00pm: Solemn Vigil in St George’s Square.
8.30am: Solemn Lauds.
12.30pm: St George’s Day Lunch at La Stella Band Club.
6.30pm: Second Solemn Vespers.
7.00pm: Pontifical High Mass.
8.30pm: Demonstration by La Stella Philharmonic Band from St George’s Square to Republic Street.