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Top Things To Do in Abu Dhabi

If you’re looking for the best things to do in Abu Dhabi, then look no further. We bring you exciting news and events, a chance to win a ladies spa day for the most celebrated woman in your life and a chance to win four tickets to the Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi!

Below are just a few of the best events and activities so don’t forget to check our Events Diary for a full listing of all of the best family events in the capital throughout the rest of the year.

Special Olympics Abu Dhabi

On 14 March, The Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 will commence, and the excitement is building already. Yalla breaks down the event, so you can know before you go! Yalla brings you everything you need to know.

14 – 21 March

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Pet Festival

Abu Dhabi Pet Festival

15th March is a day for pets and families! Watch amazing pet shows and learn about animal welfare programs while enjoying a host of dining options.

15 March | du Arena, Yas Island

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Mother of The Nation Festival

Families will enjoy musical and entertainment performances, art exhibitions, and interactive workshops. In addition to the newly introduced Special Olympics Zone, there will also be an e-sports gaming championship in the Progress Zone, while the Happiness Zone returns with an array of exhilarating activities.

12 – 23 March | A’l Bahar, Corniche

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Alana Barraj

An Evening With Alana

It’s your last shot to watch Alana Barraj in her one-woman cabaret entitled ‘An Evening With Alana’ at The Arts Center.

15 March | NYUAD Arts Center

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Bodytree Health & Fitness Activities

The annual Bodytree Yoga Market may have passed but the studio still has an array of workshops, pre-natal classes, training and retreat going on until the end of March.

Be sure to check out the schedule!

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Help Give the Gift of Smiles

Help Operation Smile UAE give the gift of smiles to children by volunteering or by buying a book at the charity Big Book Sale on 28 – 30 March

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Zimoun NYUAD

See to Hear: Zimoun

Immersive acoustic exhibition by Swiss artist Zimoun turns up the volume at NYUAD Art Gallery this spring. Talented Swiss artist, composer, and musician Zimoun explores sounds in large-scale art installations that leaves a viewer feeling oddly transported without moving by the sounds that surround us.

until 1 June | NYUAD Art Gallery

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Louvre Abu Dhabi

Rembrandt, Vermeer and the Dutch Golden Age Exhibition

The Louvre Abu Dhabi will display works by the Dutch masters Rembrandt and Vermeer. Works by the two artists are part of the gallery’s first exhibition of 2019. Discover more than 90 masterpieces never seen before in the Middle East.

until 18 May

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Win a Family Day for 4 at Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi!

Answer 3 questions to win a Family Day for 4 at Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi. Grab this one chance for a Yabba-Dabba-Doo time!!!

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Ladies Spa Day Giveaway

Does the woman in your life deserve a day to herself? Enter for a chance to win a Ladies’ Spa Day worth AED590!

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Kids Spring Camps Are Back!

Spring camp is back! Whether you’re looking for sports clubs, dance classes, or playgroups, we work closely with our partners to bring you the best kids camps in Abu Dhabi.

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