Acrobats, parades and light shows on offer at Sharjah’s popular leisure destination



Sharjah, August 30, 2017


Eid Al Adha will be celebrated with a riot of colour and energy at Sharjah’s Al Majaz Waterfront. The popular family destination is hosting an array of entertainment activities for all ages, with acrobats and light shows all set to captivate and enthral the holiday audiences.


Taking place from 5:30pm–9:30pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, the festivity programme taking place at the waterfront’s picturesque Khalid Lagoon includes thrilling chair balancing acts, exciting acrobatic shows, breath-taking fire performances and infectious music. A roaming parade featuring characters with LED costumes will wind its way through the site three times each night, with the performers interacting with the crowds along their route.


In addition to the special activities being laid on for the public holiday, visitors to Al Majaz Waterfront will be able to take a ride on the water karts and enjoy stunning views towards Al Noor Island and the Sharjah cityscape, as well as savour an array of gastronomic treats at the waterfront’s numerous restaurants and kiosks. Al Majaz’s eclectic mix of local and international food and beverage outlets including El Manza, Pizzaro, Sutis, TGI Friday’s, Zahr El-Laymoun, Caribou Coffee, Shakespeare and Co, Tim Hortons café and Zaroob,


A key leisure destination among UAE residents and a popular tourist attraction for overseas visitors, Al Majaz Waterfront hosts a variety of artistic and entertainment activities throughout the year, including film screenings, stage shows and its renowned New Year’s Eve fireworks. The facility is also home to the Maraya Art Centre – an internationally recognised platform for art projects and exhibitions.




Attached images from the performances that will take place at MWF during Eid Al Adha