Festivities, Holidays and Traditions in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi Festival

Also known as the Middle East International Film Festival (MEIFF) is an amazing film festival happening in Abu Dhabi. During the event they give the prestigious “Black Pearl Award” to the winners.

Camel Race

The national sport can’t be separated from the daily life in Abu Dhabi. During the cooler or mild winter months there are camel races every Thursday and Friday in the morning. It is a unique experience to see while in Abu Dhabi, it attracts many tourists, but the locals also love to go.  


Festival of lights

During the November month every year, you can enjoy of this cultural festival in Abu Dhabi, which includes activities like performances with elephants and the venue, the Ferrari World transforms into a world of lights.


National Day Festival

This annual celebration happens between the 1rst and the 3rd of december at the Ferrari World in Abu Dhabi, with many events and activities worth to attend to.

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