Abu Dhabi Family Week is a 10-day family oriented festival featuring live performing acts, popular cartoon characters, interactive exhibitions and the iconic Nickeloden Kids’ Choice Awards. From September 19 to September 28, visitors and residents of Abu Dhabi will get to experience an extravaganza of events and activations all across the city – with mega shopping deals and hotel offers included!
A 10-day programme of fun-packed, educational events dedicated to children’s and family entertainment has been announced by the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi). Under the title Abu Dhabi Family Week, the festival will run from 19 to 28 September and will include the Pinkfong Baby Shark Live Musical and the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards Abu Dhabi 2019, the first time the globally renowned awards ceremony will be staged in the Middle East.
“Abu Dhabi Family Week’s series of exciting experiences is geared to strengthen the reputation of Abu Dhabi as a global leader for family-friendly events, and as a destination that delivers the best in entertainment and activities to visitors and residents alike,” said Saeed Al Saeed, Destination Marketing Director at DCT Abu Dhabi.
“Bringing Viacom’s Nickelodeon, one of the biggest children’s brands in the world, here to Abu Dhabi is hugely significant; particularly with such high-profile international participants as Jason Derulo. This and the other events, from mall and dining activations to science fairs and musical performances, will prove to be unforgettable and will no doubt help boost visitor numbers to the emirate.”
Aside from the flagship children’s entertainment event that is the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, another highlight will be a fun-packed show by South Korean education company Pinkfong, which features the worldwide singalong smash Baby Shark, taking place from 26 – 28 September at Manarat Al Saadiyat in Abu Dhabi.
In addition to these main events, the 10 days of Abu Dhabi Family Week will also feature touring shows, as well as retail, hotel and food offers from multiple partners across the emirate.