1) The Mother of the Nation Festival
The city of Abu Dhabi is all set to celebrate motherhood along with the huge contributions of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bin Mubarak, with the 'The Mother of the Nation Festival'. The festival, which is arranged at the Corniche Beach, will comprise of a string of events, exhibits, and performances that are organized across five different venues. The festival mirrors the amount of care, patience and hard work that the mothers put together in raising their child. The event is the part of Abu Dhabi’s Tourism and Culture Authority that strives to promote women and child development.
Location: Corniche Beach, Abu Dhabi
Date: Mar 24 - Apr 02, 2016.
2) The 7th Art
The 7th Art is the most important film screening program, that is introduced for the propagation and development of art and culture in Abu Dhabi. The event was started last year by the Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority, and this year it will be continued with two new highlights. The event will showcase masterpiece cinemas from all over the world, which will include films like Vertigo, The Kid, Citizen Kane, The Princess Bride, etc. which represents cinema from different countries.
These films will be introduced by film expert Peter Scarlet, who will also host a Q&A conference after each film.
Location: Manarat Al Saadiyat – Auditorium
Time: 7:30 pm
Date: Feb 20 - May 15, 2016