Founding Honorary Patron

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed
Al Nahyan

Minister of Foreign Affairs


H.H. Sheikha Shamsa Bint Hamdan Al Nahyan

The Will for Hope

40 years of diplomatic relations between the UAE and The People’s Republic of China

The 21st-anniversary edition of Abu Dhabi Festival celebrates two decades of the festival of firsts. For 21 years, the Festival has nurtured creativity and innovation in empowering the nation’s youth. Commissioning, producing, and presenting music and art world legends and emerging talents alike.

Partners and Sponsors

Special thanks to our Abu Dhabi Festival partners:

Strategic Partners
Lead partner
energy partner
Education Partners
Official media partners
Official radio partner
Ticketing Partner