Marina Mall announces National Day celebrations

Art exhibition pays tribute to Sheikh Zayed as part of week of entertainment at Abu Dhabi mall

Marina Mall Abu Dhabi has announced a week-long line-up of entertainment to celebrate this year’s UAE National Day beginning on Thursday November 28.

The mall, in collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, has commissioned an exhibit that immortalizes the generosity of the UAE in a gallery located in the centre of the mall.

The free exhibition will be open to the public and channel the legacy of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nayhan, who instilled a strong humanitarian heritage that extended beyond domestic borders and encouraged charitable cooperation abroad.

The exhibit bridges 2017’s Year of Giving and 2018’s Year of Zayed will showcase the country’s cultural legacy and philanthropic projects, including actions to eradicate polio.

Marina Mall will also offer cultural performances, including live traditional Ayalla dancers who will perform three times on Saturday December 2.

Children, young people and adults will also be treated to a diverse selection of activities, from face painting to a unique introduction into Emirati culture with roaming surprises throughout the mall, including Arabic Coffee, Dates and Luqaimat.

As the sun goes down, the mall will put on a spectacular light and the Marina Eye will display the UAE’s national colours.

Dec 2, Marina Mall, Corniche Breakwater (800 6623).

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