UAE National Day Dubai 2019: Where to watch spectacular firework shows

Two days of dazzling colours lighting up the sky at Dubai’s most popular waterfront destinations

UAE National Day Dubai 2019: Where to watch spectacular firework shows

Celebrations for the 48th UAE National Day are fast approaching, and you can be sure Dubai is setting up to go all-out to mark the occasion by lighting up the sky.

During the long weekend, iconic spots around the city will host massive firework displays, and all you have to do rock up, grab a seat and watch the array of colours.

Taking place over two days, the first set of fireworks on Sunday December 1 will take place over at waterfront destination Al Seef at 8pm, at 8.30pm at La Mer and finally at The Beach, JBR at 9pm.

As for Monday, celebrators can take their pick at either Al Seef or The Pointe, Palm Jumeirah to watch the night sky light up at 8pm.

La Mer will be boasting its fireworks display at 8.30pm, along with The Beach, JBR at 9pm. That’s not all, as Global Village will be joining in on the fireworks action at 9pm, too.

Each spot will have live entertainment and family-friendly activities to keep crowds buzzing before and after the shows, so be sure to stick around. Oh, and did we mention it’s completely free?

Looking for other ways to celebrate the 48th UAE National Day 2019? For a round-up of the very best ways to enjoy the long weekend, click here.

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Bring on the dazzling colours.
Free. Sun Dec 1, 8pm (Al Seef), 8.30pm (La Mer) and 9pm (The Beach, JBR); Mon Dec 2, 8pm (Al Seef and The Pointe, Palm Jumeirah), 8.30pm (La Mer), 9pm (The Beach, JBR; Global Village).

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