Upcoming Events in Sharjah

Date Posted: 14 Aug, 2019 By: Admin

The city of Sharjah is the largest and third-most-populous region in the United Arab Emirates. Considered the Capital of Islamic Culture, Sharjah is the epicenter of culture and trade. Naturally, it wouldn’t come as a surprise that Sharjah plays host to a number of events that are frequently conducted here.

UAE Women’s Day

The event highlights the role played by women in society and celebrates the vision, ambition, and determination that motivates them to achieve more. It will take place at Sharjah Institute for Heritage on the 28th of August, 2019, Wednesday. From 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. The event will narrate the stories of Emirati women who have various accomplishments to their name in the field of their work. This event brings the unknown stories to prominence and will instill you with pride.

Youth Leadership Empowerment 

This edition of the Youth Leadership Empowerment marks the Year of Tolerance. It seeks to empower nearly 100,000 young men and women of all nationalities. The participants will learn to self-produce and find alternatives without relying on various individuals or entities. It will take place at Al Bataeh Cultural & Sports Club on the 25th of September (Wednesday) to the 28th of September (Saturday), 2019. From 4:00 PM to 08:30 PM. The event will impart an invaluable lesson on self-reliance. Additionally, you will receive a certificate of attendance and participation. Qualified members will be eligible to participate in a competition, the grand prize of which is USD 5,000!

Sharjah International Narrator Forum 

It is an annual event that celebrates the heritage and roots of various narrators and storytellers. The event honors the storytellers, narrators, and cultural heritage researchers and specialists. It will take place at Expo Sharjah on the 24th of September (Tuesday) to the 26th of September (Thursday), 2019. From 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM. This event is the perfect way to enhance your cultural understanding. Further, participating in the workshops, training programs, and seminars will widen your horizon.

Xposure International Photography Festival

Xposure is an International Photography Festival that brings together a variety of photography-related events like exhibitions, presentations, photo walks, workshops, seminars, competitions, and trade shows. It will take place at Expo Sharjah on the 19th of September (Thursday) to the 22nd of September (Sunday), 2019. From 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM. As the event is supported by various professionals and industry experts, aspiring photographers will be presented with a platform to learn new skills, gain exposure, and network with hobbyists and prominent leaders. Further, you also get to check out the latest photographic equipment!

Sharjah International Film Festival for Children and Youth

The Sharjah International Film Festival for Children and Youth is the first of its kind festival in the Emirates. It aims at educating the children and youth of UAE about international cultures, traditions, and everything related to film and camera. It will take place at Al Jawaher Reception and Convention Centre on the 13th of October (Sunday) to the 18th of October (Friday), 2019. From 09:00 AM to 10:00 PM. This the perfect platform for your children to recharge their creative batteries and learn the art of filmmaking. It channels in all the international films and relevant media content aimed at youth and children. The exposure will enhance their understanding of various cultures and increase their tolerance.


Watch & Jewelry Middle East Show 47 (WJMES)

The WJMES is a bi-annual exhibition that showcases the latest designs and trends applicable to watches and jewelry. It will take place at Expo Sharjah on the 01st of October (Tuesday) to the 05th of October (Saturday). From 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM. You can update your fashion sense of fashion and get your hands on the latest bling. If you like collecting watches or purchasing expensive gold and precious stone jewelry, you must pay this event a visit.