Ramadan in Dubai 2013

The Holy month of Ramadan is one of the most important and reflective times in the Islamic calendar and commemorates the revelation of the Holy Quran.

Date:
Wednesday, 10th July - Friday, 9th August 2013
Duration:
1 month 1 day
Audience:
Family, General Public, UAE Nationals
Category:
Family

Ramadan is a significant month in the Islamic calendar and in Dubai, the period is marked by a host of Ramadan-related activities. The Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing organises numerous events during the month and the retail sector witnesses brisk business. Emirati hospitality and traditions are also very evident during this month as iftars are hosted across Dubai and residents of different nationalities come together to share the spirit of Ramadan.

The Establishment, along with its partners from other government departments, will be organising family-oriented events inspired by the holy month. Planned activities will emphasize on the spiritual side of this occasion. These activities include the Ramadan Majlis, The 17th Dubai International Holy Quran Award, Fast for a Day, 12th Al Multaqa – Ramadan Forum, Ramadan Scholars and the Ramadan Night Market.