Abu Dhabi hosts numerous events all year round. No matter whether you are a fan of Arabic culture, fond of Arabic food or just want to cheer the sportsmanship at notable sporting events, Abu Dhabi would have a perfect menu for you. Abu Dhabi’s February is full of fiestas as well. If you have booked tickets to be at the capital city of the UAE during the month, here are two popular events you can consider adding to your travel plan.
Abu Dhabi Food Festival
Foodies disembarking flights in Abu Dhabi between 05th and 21st February can catch the scrummy action of Abu Dhabi Food Festival. Three of its major highlights are The Emirati Kitchen, StreetFeast and Gourmet Abu Dhabi. The Emirati Kitchen is scheduled from 05th to 07th February at various venues across the city. Visit any venue to gorge on authentic delicacies of the emirate prepared by top rated chefs.
If upscale hospitality tops your list, Gourmet Abu Dhabi is your kind of event. The magnificence of this gastronomic extravaganza is highlighted by the captivating presentations and culinary delights by Michelin-star chefs. This upscale event is taking place at various hotels across Abu Dhabi from 11th to 20th February. StreetFeast is first of its kind in the Gulf region. In this event, food trucks make a kitchen caravan where you can taste the delectable street food of the UAE.
Qasr Al Hosn Festival 2015
History lovers and culture vultures have already grabbed tickets to Abu Dhabi to participate in one of its oldest fiestas, Qasr Al Hosn Festival. If you want to take a closer look at the traditional character of the UAE, find last minute deals on tickets bound for its capital city. From 11th to 21st February, an array of cultural, historical and traditional events as well as exhibitions will take place at the oldest stone building in Abu Dhabi. Besides, the festival also boasts hordes of activities for families such as traditional workshops and visual and performing arts programmes.