UAE national day is round the corner…

Here’s where you can catch a dazzling fireworks display in the capital as you wish the UAE a happy 52nd:

Sheikh Zayed Festival

Sheikh Zayed Festival

The beloved annual cultural and family extravaganza is back in Abu Dhabi, and in addition to other mesmerising attractions, a stellar fireworks show for National Day has also been planned. Come by with the family to enjoy dazzling shows, brilliant performances and international pavilions from 4pm to midnight on weekdays and until 1am on weekends. You will be welcomed by international pavilions, folk art shows, military musical performances, jaw-dropping drone displays, and of course, the National Day fireworks.


Yas Island

Enjoy a spectacular firework show on Yas Island, from several focal locations including Yas Bay. The show begins at 9pm on December 2, and the stunning display follows an entertaining show at the Etihad Arena on Friday, December 1 that will feature amazing Arabic entertainment by artists such as Hussain Al Jassmi, Balqees and Ahlam.


Al Maryah Island

Al Maryah Island is all set to celebrate UAE National Day with grandeur, including two impressive fireworks displays that will wow you on December 2 and 3. Guests can enjoy a front-row seat to the celebrations while dining at a selection of their favourite restaurants at The Galleria Al Maryah Island, or while enjoying a stroll down their iconic promenade.

Al Maryah Island, December 2 and 3. @almaryahisland