Abu Dhabi: Umm Al Emarat Park has kickstarted the city’s very first Community Athletics Festival for People of Determination in association with Special Olympics UAE and the Abu Dhabi Athletics Club.
Taking place at the park’s Great Lawn, this event promises guests a day of excitement and inclusivity, aiming to celebrate the strength and resilience of People of Determination.
Umm Al Emarat Park’s pioneering spirit is evident in its commitment to creating a space where everyone can come together, participate, and celebrate their individuality through sports and activities.
Park visitors can anticipate a variety of Olympic Games, including football, gymnastics, bocce ball, powerlifting, and more while being supported by shadow teachers who will guide the games.
The Park will enchant young ones with an Arabic puppet show, redefining emotional expression for children of all abilities. The puppet show features seven meticulously crafted puppets, each representing a unique emotion and providing a platform for children to explore and express their feelings.
Guests can once again experience the thrill of meeting birds of prey and reptiles at the Animal Barn pop-up and engage with expert handlers with insightful conversations and snap photos, on January 5 and 6, 2024, and January 12 and 13, 2024.
A lively Clown Show and Twisted Balloons performance is set to captivate the audience this weekend. As the evening progresses, young guests can participate in a Cardio session tailored for kids, offering a fantastic opportunity for children to stay active.
Additionally, “Your Dental Medical Centre” will be offering guests free dental consultation service, along with exclusive giveaways and discount vouchers, on January 5 and 6, 2024.
This weekend, cinema enthusiasts can anticipate the screening of their favorite movies at Cinema at the Park. Catch “Smurfs: The Lost Village” on Friday, January 5, 2024, followed by “The Boss Baby 2” screening on Saturday, January 6, 2024.