UAE National Day: Free parking announced in second emirate

Some areas are not included in the free parking scheme

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Published: Wed 30 Nov 2022, 10:50 AM

Last updated: Wed 30 Nov 2022, 10:54 AM

The Sharjah Municipality has announced free public parking in most areas of the emirate from Thursday, December 1, till Saturday, December 3. The gesture is in celebration of the 51st UAE National Day.

Public parking will be free, except for the 7-day paid parking zones, which are marked with blue information signs.

The Sharjah National Day Celebrations Committee announced its program of activities to celebrate the National Day. Events have been taking place across Sharjah's cities and key tourist and cultural destinations from November 24 and will continue until December 3.

National celebrations

Sharjah has been hosting events in various locations from November 24 and will continue until December 3. The celebrations will be held on Flag Island, Al Majaz Amphitheatre, Sharjah National Park, Maliha Public Park, Al Hisn Island and Al Kharous in Dibba Al Hisn, Khorfakkan Amphitheater, Wadi Al Helo and various areas of Kalba, parks and residential areas in Al Bataeh, various areas of Al Madam, Al Dhaid Fort, and the Heritage Village in Al Hamriyah.


Opening ceremony at Sharjah National Park

The celebration includes a musical performance entitled 'Sultan of Giving' about the achievements of His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, reflecting the urban, cultural, and environmental development achieved under his rule.

There will also be a performance called 'New Era', in addition to other daily activities from 4.30pm-10pm until December 3. Other attractions include a snow village, snow sculpting of national landmarks, and a model of Sharjah landmarks, among others.

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