As part of National Day celebrations, the Abu Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage (Adach) will hold a competition to select the 10 best-decorated cars. Festivities begin at 10am tomorrow with a carnival parade on the Corniche; the judging of cars begins at 4pm.
For the next three days folk-dance groups will perform at Zayed al Adil Centre in Al Bateen, Hilton Park, the Heritage Village at the breakwater, Family Park, Official Park and along the Corniche from 10am until 8.30pm.
The musical Khalifa and Al Watan will be shown along the Corniche near the Federal National Council tomorrow at 8.30pm. There will also be appearances by Arab stars along the Corniche from 10pm. Tomorrow, Aryam, Najwa Karam and Husain al Jasmi will perform, followed by Eidah al Minhali, Hamada Hila, Nancy Ajram and Saber al Ruba'ai on Friday and Mansour Zayed, Hamad al Ameri, Diana Hadad and Khadem al Sahir on Saturday.
In Dubai, Zayed and The Dream, a historical musical, will run for three nights at the Palladium in Media City. Tickets are available at timeouttickets.com.