Sharjah is gearing up for an extraordinary celebration as the Sharjah Light Festival makes a return from February 7th to 18th, 2024.

Embracing the fusion of science, creativity, and heritage, this annual festival promises to transform the city’s skyline into a mesmerizing canvas of lights, colors, and music at some of its most beloved landmarks.

During the festival, 12 cultural and tourist sites will be illuminated with enchanting art displays curated by globally renowned artists.

These landmarks, already captivating in their own right, will be elevated to new heights through the magic of lights, music, and a dynamic narrative that weaves through the emirate’s past, present, and future aspirations.

Sharjah Light Festival

The festival will host 15 light shows every day, starting from 6 p.m. until midnight on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, while on all other days, the shows will continue until 11 p.m.

Sharjah has carefully selected 12 locations for the light festival, each offering a unique visual feast.

  1. General Directorate of Sharjah Police
  2. General Souq – Al Hamriyah
  3. Kalba Waterfront
  4. University City Hall
  5. Light Village
  6. Al Noor Mosque
  7. Khalid Lagoon Corniche
  8. Sharjah Mosque
  9. Al Majaz Waterfront
  10. Sharjah Fort
  11. Al Hamriyah Municipality building
  12. Al Dhaid Fort
  13. Al Rafisah Dam in Khorfakkan
  14. Kalba Clock Tower
  15. Sheikh Rashid bin Ahmed Al Qasimi Mosque in Dibba Al Hisn
  16. Beeah Group Headquarters

Sharjah Light Festival

For those eager to dive into the enchantment even before the festival officially begins, the Light Village, situated in front of the University City Hall building in Sharjah, opens its doors on February 1st. Here, you can explore over 55 small and medium-sized national projects, adding an extra layer of fascination to your festival experience.

So mark your calendars, charge your cameras, and get ready to be immersed in a radiant celebration of Sharjah’s rich cultural tapestry at the Sharjah Light Festival 2024.