Exploring Abu Dhabi's Mother of the Nation festival 2019

It's on until March 23 and opens at 4pm each day.

The Mother of the Nation festival is a huge event in Abu Dhabi's annual calendar - and in 2019 it's bigger and better than ever.

This year it ties in with the Special Olympics World Games 2019 and has Cirque du Soleil's new show Bazzar as part of it.

The main site is on A'l Bahar at the Corniche and is split into four zones - Progress, Happiness, F&B and Special Olympics.

It's on until March 23 and opens at 4pm each day.

There are loads of places to eat, activities to try out, e-sports tournaments, fireworks and DJs.

Watch as we try out some of the best the festival has to offer.

Tickets are Dhs25 and can be bought at 800tickets.com.

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