Fun Family Activities for the 45th National Day!
This 2nd of December, the whole nation will celebrate its 45th National UAE day.
For this year’s grand commemoration of the union of UAE’s seven emirates, your kids and the whole family will get to enjoy a 3-day holiday off! So better yet, spend these days getting involved in the festivities, doing things together and enjoying the big day!
Feel the spirit of the union with these awesome activities lined up for this year’s celebration!
Catch one of the National Day Arabic concerts
On the eve of the National Day (Dec 1), Dubai comes alive with its series of captivating concerts to be held in different venues – Dubai Mall, Dubai Festival City, Mall of the Emirates, City Walk, The Beach Mall, Ibn Battuta Mall and City Centre Mirdif. Shows will start around 8:00 pm and go on for two hours. Get into the celebratory mood and watch talented performers on stage.
Come to Dubai Marina and watch the boat parade
Spent a sunny afternoon at the Yacht club and see a number of yachts and speedboats adorned in UAE-themed decorations as they sail through the waters. It will be on December 2, between 12:00 nn and 6:00 pm.
Source: The National
Watch the first-ever freestyle car stunts competition at the sand dunes
Your kids will surely love the amazing car stunts to be held at Moreeb dune, Abu Dhabi on December 2 at 3:00 p.m. See 4 by 4 trucks doing thrilling and tricky stunts! Head over early with the whole family to find a great spot.
Visit Dubai’s amusement parks
If it’s been a while since your kids last visited Dubai’s amusement parks, this 2-day holiday break will be the best time to visit the Global Village, and the newly opened Legoland Dubai, IMG Worlds of Adventure indoor park and Bollywood. These parks will surely be in full hype and swing cheering for the National Holiday so your kids will definitely enjoy the thrilling rides coupled with the festive mood of the holiday.
Enjoy great sales on shopping malls
In celebration of the National holiday, enjoy 30 % to 90 % sale on participating malls and retail outlets across UAE from December 1 to 3! Get your shopping carts (and wallets) ready as those red tags will be hard to resist.
Witness the holiday fireworks display
No celebration is complete without a dazzling display of fireworks! Head on to The Beach at Jumeirah Beach Residence from December 2-4, at 8:30 pm and witness dashing colors lighting up the night sky. Spell-binding and spectacular as always, these fireworks display will leave you mesmerized.
Don’t miss out these activities and make your 3-day holiday break enjoyable and memorable!