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UAE Flag Day has been announced!

The UAE Flag Day is coming! Here's all what you need to know about it!

What is UAE Flag Day?

UAE Flag Day is a national occasion which was launched by Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, in November 2013 to commemorate the accession of HH Sheikh Khalifa as President of the nation.

When is it happening?

The UAE celebrates this national occasion every year on November 3rd. But this year its happening on November 2nd!

Is it a Public Holiday?

UAE Flag Day is NOT a public holiday, yet it's considered as a very special occasion to people in the UAE.

How does the UAE celebrate this day?

All government departments will raise the UAE flag at 11am!

The Burj Khalifa and other Dubai destinations like Kite Beach has even been known to take part in celebrating UAE Flag Day.

You’ll be able to see flags all over the emirates in shopping malls, on people’s houses and cars across the day!

Happy UAE Flag Day!

Published by - Dalia Amer