The Al Hosn site is going to be a cultural hotspot this January


Back again, the Al Hosn Festival is the ultimate platform to celebrate culture in the capital.

Running for ten days in January 2023, the Al Hosn Festival is the latest unique cultural addition to the UAE’s landscape.

Reflecting on and reimagining Abu Dhabi’s heritage and dynamic culture, the event is here to reignite a passion for the emirate and beyond. Scheduled for 13-22 January 2023, the event focuses on the past, present and future being in constant dialogue.

Through art, design, dialogues and performances among other exciting events, explore Abu Dhabi’s journey all the way from its historic traditions to its contemporary and newly emerging cultures.

If you would like to be a part of this multidimensional experience, there’s an open call for all artists, artisans, and designers. With submissions open until 30 November, get going and showcase your best work depicting the heart of Abu Dhabi’s creativity.

Spanning art, design, cuisine, discussions, recounts and performances, the Al Hosn Festival is all set once again to present a new and vibrant perspective on culture in the capital.

To submit your work, visit [email protected].

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Image source Al Hosn Festival Instagram

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Caroline D’Almeida

A little bit of India, a little more of the UAE, and a lot of shawarma perhaps best captures Caroline’s anatomy. An avid believer in value for money, her hobbies include putting the ‘elite lifestyle’ to the test. And finding cheaper dupes for it all. A Sharjah girl new to the capital, she hopes to discover the pulse of the emirate.