With the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, many festivities and events have been put on hold, and that includes the beloved festas, but that doesn’t mean we can’t feed our minds with some nostalgic photos! So, here’s a glimpse into what St. Pauls Feast used to look like many years ago…
Celebration of St. Paul’s Street in San Pawl Street, Valletta.
St. Paul’s Church in Rabat decorated for the feast of St. Lawrence in 1942
Street decorations in St. Nicholas and St. Ursula streets, Valletta, circa. 1960
This marked the 1,950th anniversary of St. Paul’s arrival in Malta.
St. Paul’s Count Roger Band Club, which was founded in July, 1869
Italian director Giuseppe Vitaliti assumed the band’s direction from 1920 up until 1927
Maestro Francesco Bellizi then briefly took over as band director.
Photo of the Band Club in the 1970s.
A much more recent photo of St. Paul’s Feast, celebrated on the 10th of February annually.