Fireworks by the Eiffel tower or the big Ben are noted ways of celebrating your new year’s eve. This year make it more exciting by watching fireworks in the desert of the United Arab Emirates. Welcome your New Year resolutions with an Emirati note as you enjoy a variety of traditional entertainment. If you have made plans for a quiet night with the family, change your mind and bring them all to enjoy the Desert New Year Party. Who would give up spending a night in the comfort of the desert with the pleasant climate, cooling winds and a plethora of activities to keep you up until the countdown begins.
Six hours of desert fun is the best way to anxiously wait till the clock strikes twelve. Unleash your wild side and try sand skiing, a sport reminiscent of the desert just like ice skiing is to snow. Go dune bashing and experience a surge of adrenaline as your car bumpily traces the shapes of the lofty sand dunes. Take in the rolling landscape of the desert from the back of a majestic camel. Groove to the mesmerizing beat of the music of the dhabka and the DJ. Mesmerize your senses with a spinning performance of traditional tanoura dance before watching a live performance of the tantalizing Belly Dancing. Ladies make the New Year’s Eve celebration all the more grand by adorning your hands or feet with intricate henna designs while the kids enjoy their faces being painted any way they like. End the night with a tasty note by dining on a delicious BBQ buffet spread complimented with Arabic coffee, tea and soft drinks. Are you ready to welcome the New Year with the style of the desert?
No party will be complete without music! Groove to the beats of the customized music of our DJs. Dance the night away to some of the latest and most happening numbers. Music sounds better when there’s a DJ around the corner. Enjoy a night full of good music and great dance performances.
A dance that pays tribute to nature and peaceful living, Tanoura dancing is a mesmerizing act that will occupy all o your senses. The dancers wear circular skirts with different colors that create varying patterns while they rotate. The rotation symbolizes the peaceful movement of the earth around the sun and the cycle of life
Belly dance was a traditional folk dance that has become internationally acclaimed because of the mesmerizing moves and fantastic music. The performers will make you wonder about their grace and admire how flexible their body is.
Two of the activities that have become synonymous to the desert are camel riding and sand skiing. Riding a camel will allow you to scour the desert in a fashion similar to the ancient desert inhabitants, the Bedouins. The new perspective of the surrounding landscape and the lulling motion of the camel combine to form an unforgettable experience. Unleash the adventure of the desert sands by grabbing a board and going sand skiing down a lofty dune.
Fireworks make blah into ka boom! In simple they make a boring moment a dazzling one by giving off a burst of light in all the colors. Fireworks at New Year’s Eve has become a tradition around the world, why not embrace the UAE style by watching a colorful New Years Eve firework show at the desert. The distance from the city reduces the light pollution in the desert allowing you to truly absorb the bright lights of the fireworks
Henna Tattoos have always been a mark of celebration in the Arab World. Why not join in on the New Year’s Eve celebrations by adorning your hands or feet with intricate designs. The aromatic smell of the paste and its rich red hue will get you all the more excited.
You always spend your New Year’s Eve hitting the buffet spots in town? This time, celebrate the night with a scrumptious BBQ spread that will tempt the heart of every foodie. Eat the night away with a plethora of salads, rice dishes, tender meat and decadent deserts. Isn’t trying out food one of the best ways to begin the New Year.