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Where to watch Eid Al Adha fireworks in the UAE

Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah are gearing up for some serious fireworks shows for Eid Al Adha this year

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No matter where you stay in the UAE, show up at the nearest fireworks show out of these to participate in the Eid Al Adha celebrations of the country.

Abu Dhabi

Marking the first day of Eid Al Adha in style, Yas Island will have a 15 minute long firework display set to light up the skies of Abu Dhabi. Kicking off at 9pm, the show can be best seen from the grass outside Iris or from the Yas Marina promenade.


Location Yas Island Dates First day of Eid Al Adha Time 9pm


Dubai Festival City, our new favourite venue to spend chilled-out evenings, is hosting musical fireworks to mark Eid. Head there on the first day of Eid to enjoy free fireworks shows at 9pm and 11pm. Traffic and parking can be hard if you don't start early.

Location Dubai Festival City Dates First day of Eid Al Adha Time 9pm and 11pm Cost Free

Head over to the Beach for fireworks and free entertainment this Eid. Four days long and completely free to enter, it might get really crowded, so find good spots early.

Location The Beach, Dubai Cost Free Time 8.45pm onwards Dates August 31 to September 3 


Sharjah residents can enjoy fireworks marking the start of Eid at Al Qasba and also spend a family day filled with activities.


Getting to Al Qasba is a great thing to do this Eid, and not just for the fireworks. The venue offers many entertainment, leisure and culture events suitable for all ages. 

Location Al Qasba Dates September 1 Time 10pm

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