Sharjah’s first festival of events starts tomorrow at Al Majaz Amphitheater
Sharjah: The first-ever Sharjah Festival of Events begins tomorrow, offering families across the UAE a unique opportunity to spend a memorable weekend together in the scenic outdoor settings of the Al Majaz Amphitheater.
From live music, traditional dances, film screenings and competitions to plenty of fun activities designed for people of all ages and interests, this vibrant two-day cultural festival is hosted by Sharjah Events, an initiative of Sharjah Government Media Bureau (SGMB), to foster community spirit and celebrate unique traditions and cultures. Sharjah Events is a unique platform that offers information on the various sites, attractions and events happening in Sharjah throughout the year.
The first day of the free event will see the unveiling of Sharjah’s 2022 calendar of events and celebrations. The festival will host a series of exciting activities including stunning traveling parades, skilled stuntmen and an exciting scavenger hunt to delight audiences of all ages. Hands-on interactive workshops to inspire the inner artist and nurture family values and holistic development will also be part of the rich and diverse cultural programming planned for the event.
Visitors can also expect live music and poetry sessions, live cooking demonstrations, craft shows, and free health checks, among others.
More than 25 public and private entities in Sharjah are participating in the festival which carries the slogan #See_Sharjah, and which will take place from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. on December 10 and from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. on December 11.
Ample parking spaces will be provided to visitors in the Sharjah government office area, with shuttles operating from the parking lot and several locations around Khalid Lagoon to the site at frequent intervals.
Visitors who register on Seesharjahfestival will automatically be eligible for the festival’s raffle and have a chance to win prizes.