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Overview of Abu Dhabi Summer Season 2017

The Tom & Jerry performance lined up

This year’s Abu Dhabi Summer Season 2017 will kick off from 20 July until 20 August 2017.

The month-long event will have entertaining shows and theatrical performances, themed-mall activations, promotions and prizes for the entire family.

Organised by the Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi), in partnership with event companies MBC Group, Alchemy Project, YAK Events, Bidaya Media, Summit Events and Oberoi Middle East Events, Abu Dhabi Summer Season will cater for both residents and tourist alike. Some of the event line-ups are mentioned below:

Hollywood superstar and comedian Mike Epps makes his Middle East debut at Al Raha Beach Hotel Theatre on 18 August, bringing to the capital a night of laughter and good cheer. From 14 July to 20 August 2017, spending AED 200 or more at any of the participating malls enters one into the weekly raffle for five brand new BMW luxury cars. Tom and Jerry will be live on stage in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain along with the interactive Cheese Maze at Dalma Mall in Abu Dhabi.

A brand new Iftah Yah Sim Sim, written in Arabic, will be sure to keep up the entertainment value. Children will also have a chance to meet and interact with their favourite characters after the show, honing in their creativity with arts and crafts workshops. For Bollywood fans, to celebrate India’s 70th Independence Day, Namaste Abu Dhabi, starring Salim-Sulaiman will showcase a journey of Bollywood melodies at Emirates Palace on 18 August.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Michelangelo, Donatello, Raphael, and Leonardo will be Bawadi Mall from 9-12 August 2017. Masha and the Bear will have performance featuring more than 30 ice-skaters, dancers and acrobats on 28 -29 July at the Zayed Sports City Ice Rink.