Events

The Events Department at Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center are an important executive arm in implementing the Center’s strategy, including being a part of every activity happening in the local community. It achieves this by utilising such opportunities to promote Emirati heritage, highlighting its deep human values and culture.

Vision:

To become a credible source and a reference in safeguarding, preserving and promoting UAE’s cultural heritage nationally, regionally and internationally.

Mission:

    • Enhance UAE’s national heritage, emphasize its values into the community and pass it on to the next generation.
    • Promote UAE’s heritage locally, regionally, and globally.
    • Document national heritage on the basis of studies and scientific research.
  • Organize cultural events that express UAE’s people and their environment and encourage local communities to participate.
  • Make cultural heritage an integral part of the national identity.

Vision and Objectives of the Events Department

In line with the objectives of Hamadan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center (HHC), of spreading awareness about UAE’s heritage, the Center’s Events Department was established to carry on preserving local culture and social heritage in order to preserve and promote the national identity.

The department uses various methods and means to organize events and activities as well as related initiatives to realize the Center’s vision. It lays down strategies and implements them based on best practices, innovation and excellence, targeting the youth and younger generations, residents and visitors. Moreover, through the Events Department, the Center seeks to participate in major events and other initiatives in the framework of serving the national agenda and the Center’s objectives.

Sections

The Events Department is divided into three sections, including Festivals, Cultural Activities and Heritage Sites to showcase the essence of true Emirati culture and bring it closer to the public.

The annual Camel Trek is an extraordinary journey, a test of endurance and a showcase of individual courage. It made...
Every year, the Center constructs a section illustrating an open museum model to showcase traditional Emirati life in the past....
X-Cat racing is one of the world tournaments which HHC participates in to showcase UAE’s cultural elements including local troupes,...
The Center designs its own stand at the Arabian Travel Market to showcase the Center’s efforts and visions to promote...
The Center started organizing some events at Dubai World Cup 2014. Since then, the HHC, through its Events Department, has...
The Center hosts a number of events during special occasions in the UAE, including the Flag Day and National Day....
Muslim countries celebrate their two feasts in different forms. The feast which follows the holy month of Ramadan – Eid...
This section focuses on spreading awareness on the importance of heritage and its sustainability to ensure its continuation among the...
The Center participates in this annual festival as one of the main sponsors and presents a number of events showcasing...
Under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Hind bint Maktoum bin Juma Al Maktoum, wife of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid...
In the Mid of Shabaan (Hijri month), fifteen days before the Holy Month of Ramadan, celebrations are held on this...
Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center has been appointed as the Heritage Strategic Partner for Expo 2020 – the Center will...