Sharjah Water Festival
The annual Sharjah Water Festival is a highlight of the entertainment calendar in the United Arab Emirates, offering sixteen days of family friendly fun. Attracting approximately 200,000 visitors to Sharjah, the water festival features a plethora of aquatically themed shows, games and activities.
With this popular event taking place in Al Majaz Park on the city's waterfront, the Radisson Blu Resort is the perfect Sharjah Hotel from which to enjoy the celebrations of the water festival. Located just a short stroll away on the Sharjah coastline, guests will never have to miss a moment of the festivities.
Immerse yourself in the water festival in Sharjah
Since 2000, one of the highlights of the Sharjah Water Festival has been the iconic F1 Powerboat Race. Every December, over 75,000 visitors flock to the city to catch a glimpse of the spectacular powerboats tearing through the water, accelerating from zero to 160 kilometres in only four seconds.
Alongside the thrills of the powerboat racing, the Sharjah Water Festival offers a number of innovative and creative entertainments for all ages, including internationally acclaimed circus performances, carnivals, musicals and puppet shows.
Enjoy the Sharjah Water Festival from the Radisson Blu Resort
With a prime waterfront location, the Radisson Blu Resort in Sharjah is the perfect place to relax after taking in the excitement of the city’s water festival. Whether continuing the aquatic theme at the hotel’s state-of-the-art beach or temperature-controlled pools, or winding down with a sauna or massage, the Radisson Blu resort offers top-class accommodation to suit any taste.