ABU DHABIFEET, 26. Sept. 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Das Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has announced its program of events for the 2022/2023 winter season, which will add excitement and further enhance the destination of the UAE capital.
Presented as part of a TV talk show, the current Abu Dhabi calendar spans 180 days and offers exceptional concerts by regional and international artists, exciting sports and e-sports activities, rousing cultural festivals, interactive live shows for the whole family, popular concerts and must-see theatre, opera and dance performances.
Among the highly anticipated events on the calendar of Abu Dhabi include the live concerts of Sting, Andrea Bocelli and AR Rahman, the inaugural NBA Abu Dhabi Games, the return of Abu Dhabi Showdown Week led by UFC 280: OLIVEIRA vs. MAKHACHEV, Disney’s The Lion King and IIFA Awards Abu Dhabi 2023. For fans of rap and global urban music Wireless Festival will make its debut in March 2023 Abu Dhabi.
H.E. Saleh Mohamed Al GeziryDirector General of Tourism at DCT Abu Dhabi, said: “The Abu Dhabi calendar has an incredible array of events that will delight our residents and visitors this season. We are looking forward to it, Abu Dhabi to share with the world by hosting spectacular musical performances and action-packed global sporting extravaganzas that will draw fans and families from all over the world. It’s a packed and incredibly diverse program of events that promises to connect friends, excite youth and bring families together for unforgettable moments to be enjoyed at their own pace
With the complete Abu Dhabi calendar on the Visit Abu Dhabi website, residents and visitors can now plan their schedules for the following events:
A melodic music program and an electric nightlife
- Wireless Festival: The popular rap and urban music festival London will follow on March 4, 2023 Abu Dhabi come.
- Sting: The 17-time Grammy Award winner will be honored on January 27, 2023 as part of his critically acclaimed My Songs-Tour in the Etihad Arena come. Advance ticket sales begin on September 23rd.
- Andrea Bocelli: The Italian tenor will return to the United States on November 24th for an evening of enchanting classical music Etihad Park after Abu Dhabi to return.
- A. R. Rahman: The two-time Oscar winner will make his debut on October 29 in Abu Dhabi in the Etihad Arena appear.
- Amplified Music Festival: The three-day musical extravaganza will take place at Yas Links Abu Dhabi from November 11th to 13th.
- Louvre Ash Dhabi concerts: To the Party In its 5th anniversary, the iconic museum presents a series of unique concerts, including Majid Al Mohandis on November 11 and Omar Khairat am 13. November.
- IIFA Awards Abu Dhabi 2023: On February 11th and 12th, 2023, the Bollywood film community will return Abu Dhabi back to in the Etihad Arena to spend a weekend with many stars.
- Middle East Film & Comic Con 2023: The world-renowned festival will unite film, television and comics lovers in the UAE in March 2023 with the region’s largest pop culture festival.
- Westlife: The iconic Irish pop group will retire on April 29. September 2022 in the Etihad Arena appear.
- Club Social Festival: From October 28th to 30th Liam Gallagherthe Kaiser Chiefs and Clean Bandit have a weekend of music, Essen and organize drinks.
- National Day Concerts: This year’s national holiday will be celebrated from December 1st to 3rd with a series of concerts at different locations.
- Arabic concerts: From October 14th to December 21st, top DJs and singing sensations from the Arab world will be in Abu Dhabi give a series of concerts. Belonging to the artists Nancy Ajram, George Wassouf, Melhem Zein, Mouhamad Khairi, Wael Kfoury, Ahmed SaadDJ Aseel, BiGSaM, Aziz Maraka and Silawy.
Sporting action chasing championships and cheering on the spectators
- NBA Abu Dhabi Games 2022: The Atlanta Hawks and Milwaukee Bucks, winners of the 2020-21 NBA Championship, will play two preseason games on October 6 and 8 in the Etihad Arena and thus contest the very first NBA games in the Arabian Gulf.
- NBA District: This interactive fan event featuring music, media and arts connected to NBA culture will be held in conjunction with the NBA Abu Dhabi Games 2022 from October 5th to 9th at Manarat Al Saadiyat. Fans can connect with NBA personalities from around the world, watch authentic NBA games, experience basketball hands-on and shop for limited-edition NBA merchandise.
- Abu Dhabi Showdown Week (ADSW) 2022: Exciting concerts, workshops, pool parties and citywide promotions featuring some of the biggest UFC stars will take place from October 17th to 23rd, culminating in the highly anticipated UFC 280: OLIVEIRA vs. MAKHACHEV on October 22nd in the Etihad Arena.
- Matchroom Boxing: BIVOL vs. RAMIREZ: The owner WBA light heavyweight belt Dmitry Bivolwill defend his world title against Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez on November 5.
- MENA Summit “Games for Change”: On October 11th and 12th, the first “Games for Change” summit will take place in the Middle East and North Africa, which will be attended by experts from all over the world.
- UAE-Krieger: The spectacle with local and international fighters takes place on October 20th and 21st and in December.
- Abu Dhabi T10 League: The sixth edition of the popular cricket league will be held at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium from 23rd November to 4th December.
- BLAST: Eight of the world’s top esports organizations will compete on December 17th and 18th for the prestigious World Final trophy, part of the prize pool of 1 Million Dollar and fight for the title of Counter-Strike Champion 2022.
- Death-Festival: The motorsport event runs from November 22nd to December 4th and will be accompanied by Khaleeji concerts, cultural and heritage activities, food stalls, an outdoor cinema and a night market.
Leisure fun and family outings
- Disney’s The Lion King: The Etihad Arena will host a month-long performance of the famous Broadway musical from November 16th to December 10th this year.
- Disney on Ice: The city will be hosting this popular family show again on October 12-16 Etihad Arena greet.
- Mother of the Nation (MOTN) Festivals: Offering family-friendly fun and cultural awareness, the event returns December 9-18 with a packed schedule featuring exciting zones and live entertainment, including the Miami Band.
- World Cup Fan Zone: Yas Links Abu Dhabi will host the flagship Abu Dhabi World Cup Fan Zone from November 20th to December 18th to bring fans a high-energy TV experience, a range of dining options, an e-gaming zone and other football activities Offer.
- Abu Dhabi’s Culinary Season: The annual festival of food in the emirate takes place in the cafes and restaurants of from October to December this year Abu Dhabi and offers a varied program of culinary experiences, different cuisines, styles and price ranges.
- Blippi, the Musical: The popular children’s entertainer and educator offers on February 18 and 19 in the Etihad Arena a high-energy, musical live show for children and families.
- The 50 best restaurants in the Middle East and North Africa 2023: The event is all about culinary art and, in addition to guest meals and discussions, also offers the announcement of the 50 best restaurants in the region, which the organization has determined.
Inspiring cultural events
- Abu Dhabi Art 2022: The annual art fair runs from November 16th to 20th and brings together local and international galleries with exhibitions, commissioned works and installations.
- The Festival of Traditional Crafts 2022: The annual festival in the Al Qattara Heritage District of Al Ain takes place from 1st to 20th November and invites visitors to learn about traditional UAE handicrafts.
SOURCE DCT Abu Dhabi