Dubai celebrates Saudi National Day with Fireworks, Concerts and Festivities
Extensive program of special celebration will take place across the city from 23rd - 26th September
Dubai is all set to commemorate Saudi Arabia’s 92nd National Day with an extensive programme of special celebrations taking place across the city from 23 to 26 September.
Organised and presented by Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), Saudi National Day in Dubai is the perfect time to reflect on the close ties between both countries and enjoy spectacular concerts and entertainment, firework displays, unbeatable retail promotions, fun-filled activities and incredible hotel deals.
With iconic locations including Burj Al Arab, Ain Dubai, Dubai Frame and Museum of the Future lighting up in green, visitors and residents of Dubai can take part in this year’s Saudi National Day celebrations citywide. Can’t-miss highlights include a headlining concert featuring Arabic music stars Assala Nasri, Fouad Abdelwahed and Aseel Hameem at the Coca-Cola Arena on 24 September. Tickets are available online at dubai.platinumlist.net, with ticket prices starting from AED 195.
Treat the little ones to a show at the Dubai Dolphinarium, where Saudi citizens can get 25 percent off VIP tickets, or take them to Dubai Parks & Resorts where offers include free entry for one child with every paying adult for Saudi visitors to Motiongate and Bollywood Parks. Fitness fans can mark the occasion with a sprint under the stars at the Saudi National Day Run on 23 September, and families can head to Aventura Parks for its single circuit experience of tree surfing and zip-lining. Catch the remarkable IMAGINE fountain show at Dubai Festival City Mall and finish this special day with spectacular fireworks at The Beach and Bluewaters at 8.30 PM.
Celebrations continue throughout the city’s malls with traditional dancing performances from Al-Harbia Band and Al Ayyala Band. Shoppers can take advantage of some retail therapy with top brands throughout Dubai offering up to 75 percent off across fashion and clothing, accessories, footwear, cosmetics, beauty and perfumes, optics, home and outdoor furnishings, electronics, pharmacies, as well as department stores and hypermarkets.
Extending the Saudi National Day celebrations has been made simple with exclusive Stay 7, Pay 5 offers at Dubai's top hotels and resorts including Caesars Palace Dubai, Atlantis The Palm Hotel & Resort and Nikki Beach Resort & Spa Dubai. Or take advantage of exclusive offers for a fun-filled family staycation at Lapita, Dubai Parks and Resorts, Autograph Collection when visiting www.lapitahotel.com.
Ahmed Al Khaja, CEO of Dubai Festival and Retail Establishment said: “Saudi National Day celebrations are an annual event in Dubai’s calendar, strengthening ties between both our nations, while creating unforgettable experiences for everyone in our great city. This year, the 92nd Saudi National Day will be celebrated with an extensive programme designed to showcase the very best Dubai has to offer across its malls and entertainment experiences, restaurants, hotels and more. We look forward to welcoming our Saudi visitors to the city and to marking this occasion in celebratory spirit, together.’’
Every year, Saudi National Day is celebrated on 23 September to commemorate the 1932 decree issued by King Abdulaziz Al Saud renaming the Kingdom of Nejd and Hejaz to Saudi Arabia. Join in the celebrations as Dubai honours Saudi Arabia on its National Day and check out Visit Dubai for more information and @CelebrateDubai and @StyledbyDubai on social media channels.