This article has been reviewed by Wego’s editorial team to ensure that the content is up to date & accurate.

Updated July 2023

Eid al-Fitr 2024 is expected to fall on Monday, April 8th, or Tuesday, April 9th, subject to the sighting of the moon. This joyous and triumphant day marks the return to a state of purity for faithful individuals. In Dubai and the UAE, Eid al-Fitr is also celebrated with massive and astonishing firework displays in various parts of the country.

Keep reading to learn more about the Eid al-Fitr 2023 fireworks in Dubai and the UAE.

Eid Fitr 2024 dates in Dubai & the UAE

The exact date of Eid al-Fitr is determined by the sighting of the crescent moon, which appears one day after the new moon. This process can only be performed under the cover of night. If the crescent moon is not sighted, Ramadan continues for another day.

Eid al-Fitr in 2024 is expected to fall on Monday, April 8th, or Tuesday, April 9th, subject to the sighting of the moon. In the Islamic calendar, Eid al-Fitr is observed on the 1st and 2nd day of Shawwal. Please note that dates may vary and are subject to change based on the sighting of the moon.

Eid al-Fitr 2024 in Dubai and the UAE: When and How to Celebrate


Eid Fitr 2024 fireworks in Dubai & the UAE

While the following locations in Dubai and the UAE have not yet confirmed their plans for Eid al-Fitr fireworks, they have been successful in their displays in 2023. Therefore, it is expected that they will continue the tradition in 2024.

Book cheap flights to UAE



Bluewaters Island

Image © Khaleej Times

Bluewaters Island, home to the world’s largest observation wheel, Ain Dubai, is a popular destination among residents and tourists alike. In 2022, the island successfully hosted an illuminating fireworks display on the second day of Eid al-Fitr. This year, a similar fireworks display will occur on 22 April at 9 PM.

Dubai Parks and Resorts

Image © What’s On Dubai

Dubai Parks and Resorts offers more than just various theme parks, as visitors can also witness a magnificent fireworks show, making it an ideal destination for families to celebrate Eid al-Fitr. The fireworks display will take place twice on April 22, at 7 PM and 9 PM, and is sure to captivate guests.

Global Village

Image © Global Village Dubai

Global Village, a popular family destination in Dubai, delighted visitors with an extended fireworks display for seven consecutive days during Eid al-Fitr 2022. Given the success of its fireworks display in the previous year, Global Village will once again offer a stunning fireworks display for Eid al-Fitr 2023. People can watch it every day during Eid celebrations starting at 9 PM.

Jumeirah Beach

Image © Time Out Dubai

Jumeirah Beach could be the perfect choice for people seeking a cost-free location to enjoy the Eid al-Fitr fireworks show. The night sky will be illuminated with a variety of colours, and the Burj Al Arab will provide a stunning backdrop. The show is scheduled for 9 PM on 21 April.

Abu Dhabi

Yas Island

Image © Curly Tales

Yas Island, a prominent waterfront entertainment district in Abu Dhabi, lit up the skies with a massive fireworks display for the first three days of Eid al-Fitr 2022. After their successful display in the previous year, the waterfront will once again host an incredible fireworks show for Eid al-Fitr 2023. The exact dates will depend on the official confirmation from the government.

Abu Dhabi Corniche

Image © Visit Abu Dhabi

Fireworks will light up the skies of Abu Dhabi, and you’ll get excellent views of this visual extravaganza from the beautiful shores of the Corniche. Spectators will be enthralled to see the vibrant neon colours against the stunning background of the Gulf. The fireworks display will be visible on 21 April at 9 PM.

Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium

Image © My Love UAE

Al Ain’s popular Hazza bin Zayed Stadium has organised an awe-inspiring Eid Al Fitr fireworks bash that will you remember for a long, long time. Following a rousing countdown, the audience will witness an exuberant display of multi-colour firecrackers.


[Total: 103 Average: 4.5]