April to June are packed with great events in Abu Dhabi, from diverse exhibitions to musical performances and exhibitions that offer something for everyone.
This May, Classical Music lovers are in for a real treat, as for the for the first time, The Emirates Palace will open its doors for the Toulouse Symphony Orchestra with Tugan Sokiev and Edgar Moureau. The orchestra will play a medley of pieces inspired by the 1001 Nights ending with Rimsky Korsakov’s majestic symphonic suite Shéhérazade.
With the weather heating up this season, there hasn’t been a better time to enjoy water parks from 23rd March to 15th April. Yas Waterworld Springfest is introducing a never-before-seen Mermaid’s Show and will be home to two beautiful mermaids every weekend during the Springfest Month.
Book lovers from all walks of life will enjoy the 27th edition of the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair organized by the Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority from 26th April to 2nd May at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (ADNEC). The book fair offers a meeting point of intellectualism, culture and trade via a variety of programmes including book signings, panel discussions and cultural activities.
In case you consider yourself a jewelry enthusiast, the International Jewelry and Watch show will surely garner your interest. With many of the biggest names in luxury and jewelry in addition to emerging talents expected to participate, the event will attract Abu Dhabi’s high-net-worth individuals, private collectors and media. The show will take place from 2nd May to 6th May from 16:00 to 22:00.
Explore the rich Emirati Identity at the Lest We Forget Exhibition which offers attendees the ability to discover and explore magnificent garments, jewelry and weapons exclusive to the Emirati culture. Unique insights provided by experts in Emirati adornment will surely bring the complex application of henna, kohl and fragrance in grooming and hairstyling to life. The Lest We Forget Exhibition will run from 4th February to 2nd August.
If art and creativity is more your thing, then the second Guggenheim Abu Dhabi collection The Creative Act: Performance, Process, Presence at the Manarat Al Saadiyat will offer you the opportunity to view more than 25 works in a variety of media including installation, photography, painting sculpture and video by more than 18 artists.
For a full list of events taking place at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) please visit - www.adnec.ae Premier Inn Abu Dhabi Capital Centre is conveniently located just a minute’s walk away from ADNEC.