Get ready to sleigh your way into Christmas this year in Abu Dhabi. Consider me your festive GPS as I tell you all the stunning places where you can be part of mesmerising Tree Lighting Ceremonies. So, grab your Santa hat, charge up your camera, and let’s jingle.
1. McCafferty’s At Hilton: Switching on the Lights with Santa on November 30
Join the festivities at McCafferty’s in Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island on November 30, where Santa himself will illuminate the Christmas tree. Accompanied by live musicians playing your favourite Christmas classics, revel in the holiday cheer with a complimentary glass of mulled grape and a mince pie in hand. The merriment starts at 5 pm. It’s a Santa-approved celebration!
Join in the festive joy and reserve your spot by contacting +971 58 598 3623 or visiting their website.
2. Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island: A Festive Extravaganza on December 8
Step into the holiday spirit at the Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island’s Lobby Lounge on December 8. Be prepared to be dazzled by the twinkling lights of the Christmas tree while indulging in delectable festive treats. Don’t miss the bonus delights of hot chocolate and mulled grape. The magic begins at 6 pm. Get ready for a jolly good time!
Join in the festive joy and reserve your spot by contacting 02 208 6888 or visiting their website.
3. Yas Plaza Hotels: A Grand Celebration on December 8
Make it a date with Yas Plaza hotels on December 8, where Crowne Plaza, Radisson Blu, and Rotana Yas Island hotels will host tree lighting ceremonies. Immerse yourself in the holiday spirit with eggnog, glühwein, pass-around snacks, Christmas carols, Santa’s gift-giving, and photo moments. It’s the perfect way to kick off your holiday celebrations at 6 pm. Join in the merriment at Yas Plaza!
Join in the festive joy and reserve your spot by contacting 02 656 2000 or visiting their website.
4. Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island: A Memorable December 8 Lighting
Create lasting memories at Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island on December 8 with a Christmas tree lighting to remember. A Christmas choir will set the tone, and your little ones can enjoy festive treats paired with comforting hot chocolate. Head over to the Main Lobby for an enchanting evening. Let the holiday magic unfold!
Join in the festive joy and reserve your spot by contacting 02 492 2222 or visiting their website.
5. The St. Regis Abu Dhabi: Elegance & Lights on December 8
Capture the elegance of The St. Regis Abu Dhabi on December 8 as the grand staircase becomes the backdrop for a 20-foot Christmas tree adorned with hundreds of unique ornaments. A live pianist will add a melodic touch to the event, making it a truly magical evening. Join the festivities at 6 pm. Picture-perfect moments await!
Join in the festive joy and reserve your spot by contacting 02 694 4444 or visiting their website.
6. The WB Abu Dhabi, Curio Collection by Hilton: Caroling and Characters on December 8
For those craving the chorus of Christmas carols, head to The WB Abu Dhabi, Curio Collection by Hilton on December 8. The lobby will come alive with a dazzling Christmas tree lighting ceremony, accompanied by a choir leading the caroling. Little ones can meet Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck for memorable photos, and everyone can enjoy festive goodies. The celebration kicks off at 5:30 pm. Sing along and savor the festive joy!
Join in the festive joy and reserve your spot by contacting 02 815 0000 or visiting their website.