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Your Guide to the Sharjah Light Festival 2024

  • Publish date: Tuesday، 23 January 2024 Last update: Friday، 09 February 2024
Your Guide to the Sharjah Light Festival 2024

The 13th edition of the famous Sharjah Light Festival is returning to Sharjah on Feb. 7 and it will run until Feb. 18. 

What is the Sharjah Light Festival?

Your Guide to the Sharjah Light Festival 2024

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The Sharjah Light Festival features beautiful art displays, using innovative light technology and curated musical compositions, which are projected across popular cultural landmarks in Sharjah. 

The artwork is inspired by developments in science, nature, local culture and heritage, and endless creativity from internationally renowned artists. 

The Light Village in Sharjah

Your Guide to the Sharjah Light Festival 2024

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Before the opening of the 2024 Sharjah Light Festival, the Light Village will start on Feb. 1 and run until Feb. 18. 

The Light Village is located in front of the University City Hall in University City, Sharjah. 

The Light Village will feature various cool light displays and installations as well as fun activities, entertainment programs, exciting rides, and delicious food for visitors!

What are the Venues for the Sharjah Light Festival 2024?

Your Guide to the Sharjah Light Festival 2024

Image source: Sharjah Light Festival website.

The light festival's 13th edition will include various iconic locations across Sharjah, which are:

  • Al Noor Mosque
  • Al Majaz Waterfront
  • Dibba Al Hisn City
  • Sharjah Mosque
  • Sharjah Police Headquarters
  • General Souq – Al Hamriyah
  • Kalba Waterfront

Your Guide to the Sharjah Light Festival 2024

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  • Khalid Lagoon Corniche
  • Al Hamriyah Municipality building
  • Al Dhaid Fort
  • Al Rafisah Dam in Khorfakkan
  • Beeah Group Headquarters

The Timings for the Sharjah Light Festival

Your Guide to the Sharjah Light Festival 2024

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The Sharjah Light Festival will run from 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. daily. 

On Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, the festival will run till 12:00 a.m.

The timings during the weekend will allow family and friends to enjoy the beautiful light art displays late into the night!

Do You Need Tickets for the Sharjah Light Festival?

Visitors do not need tickets for the Sharjah Light Festival, nor do they need to register for entry. 

People can visit the venues for the Light Festival for free and watch the majestic light art displays!

Enjoy some magical nights at the Sharjah Light Festival from Feb. 7 to Feb. 18!

Keep a lookout at UAE Moments for the latest updates about the Sharjah Light Festival!