Adoration of the Magi to close Bethlehem f’Ghajnsielem next Sunday
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Next Sunday – the Feast of the Epiphany – Bethlehem f’Ghajnsielem will close its doors on this year’s 10th edition of the Nativity Village.
The Adoration of the Magi will be the final chapter in the story of the Nativity, when he Three Wise Men will make the triumphant entrance at the nativity village, Bethlehem f’Ghajnsielem, stopping at the grotto to present gifts to baby Jesus. Full details on times will be given in the coming days.
Many thousands of visitors have been to the Nativity Village since it opened on the 10th of December, enjoying the many features, including the grotto with Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus, vegetable and fish markets, carpenters and blacksmith, as well as a bakery.
This popular event which is free of charge, has over 200 actors taking part in the village, which is spread over 20,000 square metres in the quaint village of Ghajnsielem.
Although the nativity village is always open, it will only be Animated on the following days:
Sunday 30th December 2.30pm – 7.30pm
Tuesday, 1st January 3.30pm – 8.00pm
Saturday, 5th January** Activity Magi in Malta
Sunday, 6th January *** 2.00pm – 8.00pm
**Event in Malta in aid of community chest fund. Details to be announced at a later date
*** Departure of the Three Kings from Malta and Official Closing Ceremony.