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Al Ain’s Cultural Celebrations Concluded

Al Ain’s five-month events calendar has come to an end, marking another successful edition of the cultural initiative, due to return in September.

Organised by Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi), the festival was held at multiple venues, and attracted some 230,000 visitors who enjoyed community-focussed activities and events including music, tours, poetry, movies and other shows, designed to spread awareness of Emirati heritage, past and present, along with reinforcing the city’s status as the UAE’s cultural heartland.

H.E. Saif Saeed Ghobash, director general, TCA Abu Dhabi, stated, “The programme highlighted the vibrant cultural scene by increasing visitor numbers to Al Ain [...].”