Yas Island, one of the world’s leading leisure and entertainment destinations, welcomed Eid Al Fitr this year with its iconic fireworks last night…reports Asian Lite News
The Island was illuminated with its festive display and visitors can enjoy the celebratory fireworks at Yas Bay for the next two days on 3rd and 4th May at 21:00.
As part of the destination’s celebration of Eid Al Fitr, Egyptian phenomenon Amr Diab, will take to the stage on Tuesday, 3rd May, while Wednesday, 4th May, will see a duo of performances with popular Egyptian singer and actress, Sherine Abdel Wahab, as well as one of the most successful Arab artists, Kadim Al Sahir.
Throughout the festivities, stringent precautionary measures including social distancing and mandatory facemasks were in place to ensure visitor safety while enjoying the celebrations.
Meanwhile, a reception was hosted by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai; and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces; to the Supreme Council Members and the Rulers of the Emirates, and the Crown Princes and Deputy Rulers, at Al Mushrif Palace in Abu Dhabi.
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid and Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed received H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah; H.H. Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Fujairah; H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Rashid Al Mu’alla, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Umm Al Qaiwain; and H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah.
They also received, in the presence of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai; H.H. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Sharjah; H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Salem bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah; H.H. Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah; H.H. Sheikh Ammar bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of Ajman; H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Crown Prince of Fujairah; H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Crown Prince of Ras Al Khaimah; along with a number of Sheikhs and senior officials.