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Events

As a cultural capital, Abu Dhabi is emerging as the most exciting entertainment destination in the region, with an array of exhibitions and concerts highlighting art, sport, music and dance. With high-profile events year-round, Abu Dhabi is the place to be in all seasons.

Emirates Palace, the icon of the city, provides the ideal platform and venue for what’s new in Abu Dhabi. From cosy evenings featuring local artists to large-scale events showcasing regional and international stars in the Auditorium, head to the Palace for the most exciting events in the city throughout the year.

Check out the upcoming events and ask our Concierge to help you with directions, tickets and transportation by calling +971 2 690 7151.

Volvo Ocean Race

15/12/2014 – 03/01/2015

Volvo Ocean Race

Abu Dhabi is hosting the third 2014-15 Volvo Ocean Race stopover.

From mid-December 2014 until 3 January 2015 – the fleet will be arriving from Cape Town, South Africa after travelling for around 3 weeks, covering more than 6,000 nautical miles.

The In-Port Race takes place on 2 January, with the fleet departing for China the following day. The stopover features a fan-friendly Destination Village on the Corniche breakwater and multiple concert and entertainment activities.

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