In Guardia Parade is held in Birgu that is located on north east Malta. This is a fascinating colorful event that shows historic restoration of the activity of the knights’ corps St. John that ruled on the 17th and 18th century. The parade takes place on Sundays (various dates and hours).
A military parade with the participation of 60 actors dressed in authentic uniforms and carry weapons from the same period takes place.
“The soldiers” recreate the way of life of the garrison (force) at St John’s Cavalier castle. They perform foot drill, demonstrate warfare methods of the same period using gun fires of antique cannons.
Visiting the event promises a unique experience of time journey.
The parade is held for 45 minutes and as it mention above it is held on Sundays on various dates and hours, he who intend to visit should check for the exect dates on Malta Tourism office website.