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.
His Highness also inaugurated the Popular Poetry Centre, inspecting the centre's facilities and departments, and the cultural activities that the centre will offer to enhance the cultural and literary aspect of Khorfakkan.
The Khorfakkan Amphitheatre is one of the most prestigious development projects in the emirate’s eastern region enclave. The UAE national anthem played in the background; the Ruler of Sharjah cut the ceremonial tape to mark the opening of the Khorfakkan Amphitheatre.
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.
Visitors enjoyed Khorfakkan's crescent-shaped beach extended to 3 kilometres for endless choices of fun in the water, from fishing and diving to parasailing and kayaking.
Open from 8am to 8pm on weekdays, the Khorfakkan Public Library has stepped up its preventive and safety protocol that conforms to the UAE’s mandatory guidelines to offer a safe environment to all library users and visitors.
The mosque has a capacity of 1,250 worshippers, including an all women section that can accommodate 250 worshippers.
A dazzling display of fireworks lit up the skies as hundreds of eager residents and visitors lined up to enjoy a night of enthralling music at the latest cultural landmark in the Emirate, inaugurated last month by His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah.
Sharjah will take on Khorfakkan in a blockbuster round of 16 match of the President’s Cup at Saqr Bin Muhammad Al Qasimi Stadium in Khorfakkan at 16:35 pm on Saturday. In the other matches of the day, Al Ain will meet Ajman at Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium