Dubai and Abu Dhabi can offer you more than just sun, clean beaches and luxurious things. They can offer you festivals in almost each month of the year; therefore, planning your trip around one event is not such a big deal.
The main events and festivals in Dubai and Abu Dhabi are the following – the Shopping Festival – this takes place in the month of January and it is a new born concept perpetuated here. It is a Festival where you will be invaded by sales, promotional items, awards, contests and fireworks.
The Heritage Village Festival is a fair with traditional markets and products from Abu Dhabi.
The International Jazz Festival is held on February and it is held in Dubai. It actually is a reunion of the jazz amateurs and interpreters from all over the world. Seats and food stands are prepared, meant to keep the participants attentive at all times.
The Gourmet Festival is actually a collection of art oeuvres of gastronomy, with the best chefs from all over the world and it is held in Abu Dhabi.
The Dubai Boats International Festival takes place in March and it is the most expected festival from the world of navigation. Here you can see the latest models of yachts and ships. Besides the exposition the participants are well maintained with live concert and ceremonies.
The Ferrari Days Festival is held on the Abu Dhabi road tracks where the latest Ferrari models compete. On this festival an exposition is as well organized which is opened to the entire public.
The International Book Festival from Abu Dhabi is a very popular book fair, where all the writers, editors and readers in the world come together to see the latest books. This takes place in April.
More to come …