Abu Dhabi Summer Season – three mega months of entertainment running from June 5 to August 31
- features blockbuster theatre, international ballet shows, film & theatre premieres, music concerts, comedy nights, illusionists, contemporary circus spectaculars, live kids shows, World Cup Celebrations, Iftar & Suhoor offerings during Ramadan.
There’s much more to Abu Dhabi this summer season with emirate-wide activities in hotels, malls and attractions, attractive packages and promotional offers.
June 6-16 at ADNEC
Abu Dhabi Summer Season gets off to a fairytale start with the prestigious Royal Moscow Ballet
and two lead soloists from the world-renowned Bolshoi Ballet performing Cinderella.
June 12 – July 13, Yas Island
du Forum will be transformed into the emirate’s largest World Football Celebrations
venue and the hub of Ramadan festivities. Entry is free-of-charge, with a fully-themed fan zone, heritage zone and indoor bazaar, with separate areas for ladies, families and football mega fans, and Suhoor and Iftar offerings. Throughout the World Cup du Forum doors will open at 7pm, with the first match of scheduled to start at 8pm UAE time.
July 31 – August 2 at Emirates Palace
The most popular Emirati cartoon comes alive at Emirates Palace with the brand-new Freej Live: Abood’s Dream
family theatre experience with a local cultural twist. Follow the hilarious antics of our hero, Abood.
August 8 – 18 at ADNEC
Thrill to the groundbreaking Shadowland
show by internationally acclaimed dance troupe Pilobolus Dance Theatre, in a mix of shadow theatre, dance, circus and concert.
August 14 at Emirates Palace
Some of the best musical talent and past winners of Arab Idol, Arabs Got Talent and The Voice Middle East will perform in Abu Dhabi for one night. Don’t miss the Arab Stars Showcase
, with Mohammad Assaf, Ahmed El Bayed and Mohammed Al-Dairi live at the Palace.
August 15 at Emirates Palace
Be entertained in true Bollywood style with super playback star Sunidhi Chauhan
and her energetic dance troupe.
August 21 – 23 at Emirates Palace
David Blaine: Real or Illusion?
The world-renowned illusionist and endurance artist makes his Arabian debut with three performances at the Palace. Get ready for life-threatening feats and a grand finale stunt not to be missed!
August 21 - 31 at ADNEC
Don’t miss the multi-award-winning contemporary circus theatrical La Verità
, from the creator of Cirque du Soleil’s ‘Corteo’ – featuring a gigantic, original backdrop created in 1944 by the Spanish surrealist painter Salvador Dali.
August 28 – 29 at Emirates Palace
The United Nations of Comedy r
eturns to the UAE for its second installment, with a new group of sidesplitting comedians. The line-up includes Nemr Abou Nassar, Aron Kader, Mo Amer, Fahad Al Butairi, Khaled Khalafalla, Amir K and Sammy Obeid.
Find out more at www.abudhabisummerseason.ae
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