National Day Festivities Are In Full Swing At These Places

UAE National Day Celebrations In Abu Dhabi

The UAE is 47 years old and the long weekend is here! Celebrate this special national occasion by checking out these events happening around the city…

With the Formula 1 buzz quieting down a bit, Yas Marina Circuit will once again come alive with its annual National Day celebration on 2nd December. A host of fun activities and attractions for all ages are in store including live music, driving experiences, arts and crafts for kids, car displays, food trucks and fireworks display at 9pm. Guests can also take home cool prizes including hotel stays and dining experiences by registering at

An Ayyala dance and a police band performance will entertain shoppers at Yas Mall. To bring Emirati traditions to the public, there will be a henna station complete with servings of Arabic coffee and dates. Visitors will also enjoy discounts from 25 to 90 percent at select retail stores. Visit:

Capital landmark Louvre Abu Dhabi on Saadiyat Island is showcasing cultural activities including falconry displays, Bedouin embroidery demos, storytelling and more. AED 60 entry. Visit:

Bawabat Al Sharq Mall in 6th Street, Baniyas will be rolling out a variety of activities in line with the season. Visitors will be entertained with live music courtesy of local and regional performers. An art exhibition, a market featuring local vendors and workshop for kids. Visit:

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. بوابة الشرق مول يقدم لكم سوق صوغة للحِرف اليدوية بمناسبة اليوم الوطني الإماراتي. تفضلوا بزيارتنا من 1-15 ديسمبر من الساعة 4-10 مساءً ⠀ ⠀ انتظروا المزيد من المفاجآت⠀ ⠀ This National Day, we’ll be having Sougha Souq Handicrafts at Bawabat Al Sharq Mall from 1st – 15th December from 4PM-10PM. ⠀ Stay tuned for our other surprises!⠀ ⠀ #بوابة_الشرق_مول #اليوم_الوطني_الإماراتي #صوغة #حرف_يدوية #سوق #فن #احتفالات #ابوظبي #بني_ياس⠀ ⠀ #Sougha #47NationalDay #UAENationalDay #NationalDay #Celebrations #BawabatAlSharqMall #InAbuDhabi #AbuDhabi

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Colourful fireworks will dominate the skies on Al Maryah Island from 9pm to mark the UAE’s birthday. On the ground, visitors at The Galleria can check out an exhibition, family activities, live performances and try local delicacies. Visit:


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Celebrate the 47th UAE National Day #AtTheGalleria today and tomorrow, as the Waterfront Promenade transforms into an oasis of Emirati culture from 4pm. We have live performances, local cuisine and so much more. Don't miss it! 🇦🇪 Tap the link in our bio for more details. . . احتفلوا معنا باليوم الوطني السابع والأربعين لدولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة اليوم وغداً في الغاليريا، لتشاهدوا منتزه الواجهة البحرية يتحول إلى واحة من الثقافة الإماراتية من الساعة الرابعة مساءً. سيتوفر لدينا عروض حية، الأكلات الإماراتية والمزيد من الأنشطة. لا تفوتوا فرصة زيارتنا في الغاليريا. 🇦🇪 اضغطوا على الرابط في السيرة الذاتية لمزيد من التفاصيل.

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In the Garden City, visitors at Al Jahili Fort in Sultan Bin Zayed Al Awwal Street in Al Ain will be taken back in time through a visual storytelling using historic photographs combined with anecdotes lifted from Sheikh Zayed’s poetry. Visit:


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