The NYE is dazzled by the spectacular fireworks that light up the night sky.
Chinese culture has it that the loud sound produced by pyrotechnics help drive away bad spirits and bad luck – we surely don’t want that throughout the year.
So bid 2019 goodbye and welcome 2020 with a bang at these locations around the capital…
Fireworks at the Corniche have become an annual tradition of sorts. Best of all it’s free! Find the most comfy spot along area and marvel as the skies light up when the clock strikes midnight.
Make the experience even more special by booking a dinner or party offered by the hotels within the vicinity.
Al Maryah Island, Promenade
Music superstars Tamer Hosny from Egypt and Lebanese sensation Nancy Arjam will serenade the large crowd expected to gather at the leisure and destination island. Get ready to see striking fireworks display at midnight to celebrate the New Year. Visit: almaryahisland.ae
American superstar Bruno Mars will hit the stage as 2019 comes to a close. The performance at du Arena is part of the two-day Resolution by Night. Fireworks will colour up the sky when the clock strikes 12 midnight – so look up! Visit: ticketmaster.ae
Check out also the restaurants in Yas Marina and Al Bandar as most of them are hosting New Year’s Eve parties and dining offers with great view of the fireworks to ring in 2020.
Book the NYE dinner at Saadiyat Beach Club to enjoy amazing view of the fireworks display. The stunning scene of the location highlighted by the turquoise beach waters will add more to the experience.
AED 499 with soft beverages, AED 599 with bubbly, AED 699 with French bubbly; AED 199 for children seven-12 years old, free for children six years old and below. 8pm-11pm. Contact: 02 656 3555, saadiyatbeachclub.ae