Revealed: how Dubai plans to celebrate Eid Al Adha

Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment announces Eid Al Adha events and activities including a three-day firework show
Revealed: how Dubai plans to celebrate Eid Al Adha
By Sam Bridge
Fri 10 Aug 2018 10:11 AM

Dubai has unveiled its plans to celebrate Eid Al Adha with events lined up across the city later this month.

Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of Dubai Tourism, has announced a line-up of events and activities including a three-day firework show daily between August 22-24 at 8.30pm.

Tourists and residents can also enjoy an exclusive performance from the singer Balqees, which will take place at 7.30pm on Friday August 24 at Dragon Mart 2.

The Beach will be hosting one firework show while La Mer will also host another at 9.30pm throughout the Eid weekend while Dubai Festival City Mall will also put on a musical firework display at 9pm and 10.30pm on August 22 and 23 and Al Seef will also light up the sky over Dubai Creek throughout the three days of Eid from 9pm.

La Perle will offer a special family package for Eid Al Adha to make it easier for families across Dubai to experience the stunts and effects that the show has to offer while City Centre Deira is bringing all outdoor activity and entertainment inside the mall this Eid Al Adha.

From August 21-24, The Dubai Mall will be transforming into a celebratory playground, hosting an array of activities and live entertainment while visitors to City Centre Mirdif can also celebrate the Eid holiday with a specially orchestrated Eid Al Adha stage show.

Residents and visitors to Dubai can enjoy a multitude of attractions at IMG Worlds of Adventure as the theme park will host a festival just for Eid Al Adha.

Those who head to Dubai Frame to celebrate Eid in Dubai can also enjoy traditional and interactive activities from 10am until 8pm including traditional Ayala dancers, roaming entertainment and giveaways for kids.

Full details of of events over Eid Al Adha can be found at

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