GĦAL ĦAMSA U GĦOXRIN SENA

GĦAMILNIK U FL-AĦĦAR ŻEWWIĠNIK

King Carnival

LANDA CARNIVAL COMPANY

Leaders: Clyde Axisa & Clint Axisa

The Landa Carnival Company has been home to the King Carnival float for the last 25 years. The Axisa brothers took over the Company and continued in their father’s footsteps. The brothers felt the need to do something special for this important anniversary, so they decided it was time to marry him off! And so they did!

 

GĦEXT GĦALL-FESTA U L-KARNIVAL

Commissioned Float on Traditional Feasts

BUFFALO & CO CARNIVAL COMPANY

Leaders: Shaun Curmi & Tyrone Curmi

A commissioned float dedicated to friend and ex leader Jean Paul Bonnet aka ‘Chippy’ who tragically lost his life while he was building the Summer Carnival float in 2019. The float captures all that Chippy held at heart – the parish feast, the Regatta and most of all Carnival.

 

KULTURA AMERIKANA U ARA MIN ĠIE JARANA

Triumphal Floats A

TRITON CARNIVAL COMPANY

Leaders: Joswa Borg & Ronnie Spiteri

A Triumphal Float, that is focused on American culture. Inspired by one of the most controversial personalities of the

moment – The United States President Donald Trump, the float captivates aspects of the American culture by featuring

popular legends like Elvis Presley, Marylin Monroe, Jon Bon Jovi, John Wayne, Dolly Parton and Donald Trump riding the

famous rodeo.

 

DAWRA DURELLA MAL-KONTINENTI U

L-MALTIN ŻAMMEWNA KUNTENTI

Triumphal Floats A

DREAMTEAM CARNIVAL COMPANY

Leaders: Alvin Livori & Clint Zammit

Dreamteam’s carnival float revolves around the continents and their trip to Malta where they were impressed by their Maltese hosts. The continents come bearing gifts and the Maltese do their best to live up to their reputation.

IFTĦU T-TWIEQI U L-PURTELLI,

GĦALIEX ĠEJ FREDDIE PORTELLI

Triumphal Floats A

TOTOPERŻUTA CARNIVAL COMPANY

Leaders:  Roderick Zerafa & Raymond Zerafa

Father and son present a theme about legendary Maltese singer Freddie Portelli. Through this Triumphal Float, they bring to life Freddie’s most popular songs to celebrate the musical legacysynonymous with Malta all over the world.

TOMORROWLAND MA’ TRIBALI BI SPETTAKLU ORIĠINALI

Triumphal Floats A

DONPE CARNIVAL COMPANY

Leaders: Antoine Grech & Donald Balzan

A triumphal float portraying international festival Tomorrowland featuring popular DJs Timmy Trumpet, Carl Cox, Steve Aoki and local artists Tribali, as the special guests of the festival. The float presents a very original rendition of the shows synonymous with these big names.

 

PAJJIŻI DORT, IL-QTATES TMAJT

U FIL-KARNIVAL SPIĊĊAJT

Triumphal Floats B

TONIO & ISAAC CARNIVAL COMPANY

Leaders: Tonio Scerri & Isaac Scerri

In this Triumphal Float the Scerri brothers tell the story of a woman who goes around the world with a train, to care for and to feed cats, regardless of their country of origin. A heart-warming theme that sets out on a mission to raise awareness about caring for animals.

BIL-BAĦAR U L-AJRU ĠEJNA GĦAX L-AMERIKA SKOPREJNA

Triumphal Floats B

TA' NENA CARNIVAL COMPANY

Leaders:  Ronald Ghiller & Redeemer Casha

Ta’ Nena Carnival Company build a triumphal float based on America. A spin off from Christopher Colombus’s discovery of the continent who himself features on the float, the participants also present American music idol James Brown,

Astronaut Neil Armstrong and President Donald Trump.

AQUAMAN

Triumphal Floats B

TAL-KAPTAN CARNIVAL COMPANY

Leaders: Charlie Briffa, Owen Briffa & Totwin Briffa

Inspired by the 2018 American superhero movie, Charlie and his sons deliver a spectacular rendition of the main characters seen on the big screen in a float that recreates the underwater world of Aquaman.

SKANDINAVJA

Triumphal Floats Ca

KITLA AND FRIENDS CARNIVAL COMPANY

Leaders: Daniel Attard

Drawing inspiration from a popular film about Vikings, Daniel Attard’s float is based on Scandinavia, which is being represented by characters and symbols synonymous with the countries forming part of this northern European region. In the float we will see popular faces like Swedish footballer Zlatan Ibrahimović and Danish footballer Peter Schmeichel.

 

NIEĦDU ĦSIEB L-INDAFA, N-NATURA

U L-AMBJENT TA’ KULĦADD

Triumphal Floats Ca

TAL-KIEKA CARNIVAL COMPANY

Leaders: Alfred Baldacchino & Josef Baldacchino

Tal-Kieka father and son present a current affairs theme centred around nature, with the aim of raising awareness about the preservation of our environment. The float depicts two monsters, which personify the monstrous perception tied to fire and the construction industry. The 1990s environment mascot “Xummiemu” (a hedgehog who strived to educate people, particularly kids, about how to care for the environment) takes the forefront accompanied by 2 bins representing the recent campaign ‘sort it out’.

TLIFT IŻ-ŻARBUNA X’ĦIN IRFISTEK BIT-TAKKUNA

Triumphal Floats Ca

TAL-BANDA CARNIVAL COMPANY

Leaders: Charlie Briffa

Tal-Banda Carnival Company take the story of ‘Cinderella’ and turn it on its head. Their float delivers a more humorous rendition of the story as we know it, where Cinderella loses her glass slipper after stepping on the Prince’s toe. Cinderella is seen fleeing the ball on top of her carriages steered by the mice who are seen right behind her and thePrince trying to catch up from behind.

MINN GŻIRA GĦALL-OĦRA VJAĠĠAJNA,

BIEX IN-NATURA SALVAJNA!

Triumphal Floats Ca

CRUSHER CARNIVAL COMPANY

Leaders: Kevin Chetcuti & Brenda Chetcuti

With a toddler in tow couple Kevin & Brenda find inspiration in Disney animation ‘Moana’. The float depicts characters from this children’s animation movie to send an environmentally conscious message that messing with nature is wrong and can be catastrophic.

IL-MUMMJI EĠIZZJANI U CLEOPATRA MIT-TRON TARANA

Triumphal Floats Cb

TA' CUSTO CARNIVAL COMPANY

Leaders: Costantino Gouder & Nicholas Gouder

The team at Ta’ Custo Carnival Company take us back to Egyptian times. The story behind their float revolves around Cleopatra who is seen on a throne in her temple. It seems that Cleopatra did not have enough soldiers to defend her, so she raised an army of mummies instead!

 

IDEJNA MIFTUĦA, BIBIEN MAGĦLUQA

Triumphal Floats Cb

ETIENNE U RAYVIN GALEA CARNIVAL COMPANY

Leaders: Etienne Galea & Rayvin Galea

A float that is satirical in nature, directing criticism towards the position of the church

regarding issues related to IVF, and gay marriage amongst others.

INĦOSSNI FORTUNAT GĦAX

LOGĦOB TRADIZZJONALI ILĦAQT

Triumphal Floats Cb

BERAQ CARNIVAL COMPANY

Leaders: Elton Edward Xuereb & Riccardo Napoli

Cousins Elton and Riccardo take us on a trip down memory lane. The theme is based on traditional Maltese games that they recall from their childhood, in an effort to raise awareness against the impact that technology has on kids these days. They have however, decided to take nostalgia a step further, as they are presenting a float that integrates float mechanics and techniques of times gone by.

IL-BUFFI LI SARU KANTANTI

Triumphal Floats Cb

TAL-FAMILJA CARNIVAL COMPANY

Leaders: Jesmond Goodlip & Fletcher Cini

Presenting a theme that is somewhat synonymous with carnival festivities, Jesmond & Fletcher created a float that tells the story of three clowns called Bim, Bam and Bum that got tired of working in the circus as clowns and decided to become singers. After trying their luck with their new singing career, their love for the circus draws them back and theyend up working as clowns once again.

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