Under the patronage of His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, the Khorfakkan Municipality unveiled the “Monument of Khorfakkan Square” which takes the shape of a huge traditional censer on Sunday morning.
To coincide with the inauguration, a “Heritage Village” was set up at the site to showcase the rich variety of Emirati handicrafts and the original flavours of the local cuisine.
The 120-minute Sharjah Broadcasting Authority (SBA) production, unveiled on Dec.15 to mark the inauguration of the Khorfakkan Amphitheatre, is much more than a memorable cinematic experience.
Two Asian tourists were rescued from a mountain in Khorfakkan by patrols of the Comprehensive Khorfakkan Police Station, after they were exposed to heat exhaustion due to high temperatures.
Nawal is considered by many as the number one singer in the Arab world and has millions of fans across the Arab world. She is known as “Gulf Guitar” and Qaitharat Al Khaleej (Harp of Khaliji Song).
There are also five development projects to be built along the rest area’s road, which include various services projects, such as restaurants, cafes and a parking lot with a capacity of 309 vehicles, he added.
The mountainous areas have become attractive destinations for investments, especially in light of the official attention they receive that contributed to improve the level of services and infrastructure in them.
Like in the previous years, a 10-minute long fabulous fireworks show will light up the night sky in Al Majaz Waterfront, counting down to the New Year. The leisure destination known for diverse dining experiences has been a favourite spot for families during New Year’s Eve.
Artistic show Narratives of the Place brings to life people’s fond feelings for the emirate through its spectacular visual and theatrical aesthetics at Al Majaz Amphitheatre; words, images to be published in new book For the love of Sharjah, that will be launched at the upcoming 41st edition of SIBF.
This is the second year in a row that Sharjah has hosted another successful season of concerts bringing to the UAE popular stars and artistes from across the Arab world and offering the music lovers unforgettable experience of authentic Gulf Arab musical traditions.