• Four-day National Day celebrations taking place under the theme ‘Brighter Together'
• Global Village to be decorated and lit up in the colours of the UAE flag, along with spectacular fireworks display each evening at 9pm
• Main stage to host special guest orchestra, harpist and violinist along with cultural performances from pavilions and cultures represented at Global Village
• National Day memorabilia and souvenirs will be available from the UAE, Al Sana'a and Khalifa Foundation pavilions
Dubai, UAE; November 23, 2022 – Global Village, the UAE and wider region's leading multicultural family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, is gearing up for the 51st UAE National Day with guests able to enjoy spectacular musical performances, along with themed activities and entertainment, starting from December 1 to December 4.
Global Village guests will be able to enjoy a special orchestra made up of 33 talented musicians who will be performing a selection of traditional songs on the main stage, including the national anthem Ishy Bilady. A violinist and harpist will also be performing a selection of popular Emirati songs to commemorate the UAE National Day celebrations. Alongside these performances and showcasing the spirit of tolerance of the UAE, the main stage will host a range of cultural shows from the 27 pavilions represented at Global Village.
Celebrating National Day under the theme “Brighter Together” Global Village will be adorned in the colours of the UAE flag, Celebration Walk's arches will be decorated with the verses of the national anthem and the main entrance gates and the Carnaval lit up with a special National Day light display. Each evening at 9pm a spectacular fireworks display will also light up the Dubai skies with the colours of the UAE flag.
Muhannad Ishaq, Senior Manager, Guest Relations at Global Village said, “As UAE's home-grown entertainment brand, we are excited to be hosting a great line-up of activities on National Day and to provide a venue for families and friends to come together and celebrate our great nation. Global Village is a place where people of diverse cultural backgrounds from all over the world come together which is a key part of what makes up the Emirates unique global identity. We are proud to live in this country and highlight its heritage and traditions. Our National Day line-up is designed to celebrate our country and all that it has to offer. From the musical extravaganzas and firework spectaculars, we are looking forward to delivering great experiences as we collectively aspire to a more wonderful world.”
Guests can also pick up National Day memorabilia from the UAE, Al Sana'a and Khalifa Foundation pavilions as well as dine at the traditional food outlets across Global Village, which is a great place for families to enjoy the long weekend celebrations in style.