Christmas Market – Le Meridian, Abu Dhabi
The Village holds a variety of stalls where you can get to experience the festive atmosphere of the Christmas markets. You can buy gifts for your loved ones, and also enjoy the beautifully decorated tree and festive songs. This event is from December 16 – 23 and is perfect for kids as well, as it includes various child-friendly activities.
Christmas Baking – Sheraton, Abu Dhabi
Visit the Sheraton Hotel in Abu Dhabi for some good holiday time with your kids. Each child gets to decorate their own gingerbread home, and the event also has a petting zoo with friendly animals! With a mandatory visit from Santa Claus this event on December 13, this spot is perfect for visiting.
Christmas Festivities – Saadiyat Beach Club, Abu Dhabi
December 21 onwards, you can enjoy two whole days of holiday cheer as you wander through the various stalls decked in Christmas goodies and also indulge in some festival food and drinks for a fun time.
Whoever said you can’t celebrate Christmas in a desert hasn’t been to Abu Dhabi! Enjoy with your family and friends, and Merry Christmas!