Winter Wonderland on Al Maryah Island Is Back

Spreading the Festive Cheer at Al Maryah Island's Winter Wonderland

Visit Al Maryah Island’s South Plaza this December for an extraordinary entertainment experience at Winter Wonderland, running daily from the 9th to the 31st of December. This year’s state-of-the-art line-up of winter festivities includes activities, entertainment, and performances that guarantee a fantastic experience for the whole family!

The world class event will be home to fun-filled festivities with the little ones getting the chance to skate at the ice rink and play with snow at the snow zone. Kids will also get the exciting opportunity to spot Santa Clause at Santa’s Grotto located in The Galleria at Central Kitchens from 10am-10pm every day.

To add more unmissable fun to the mix, Winter Wonderland will feature a Snow Slide, Snow Park, and Ice-Rink this year. As part of the incredible festivities, your children can participate in interactive science experiments, decorate tree ornaments, ice-fish and even dunk snowballs. Professional dance troupes and spectacular group singing performances will spread holiday cheer during the festival, and guests will even get to meet fan-favorite characters from the Extraordinary Family Madrigal as they dance and sing and dance along to the magic of the Encanto show every weekend. Don’t miss out on your favorite Christmas movies as you sit back and enjoy.

Enjoy all things festive at The Winter Wonderland with your friends and family at Al Maryah Island's South Plaza from 9th-13st December between 3pm-10 pm every day.

What's on

Roaming Characters

Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays 16:00, 17:30, 19:00, 21:00

Roaming Parade

10th December only 17:00, 20:00

Christmas Themed Movies

Every Weekday 18:00 – 20:00

Activities & Workshops

  • Snow Slide
  • Ice -Rink
  • Snow Park
  • Face Painting
  • Science Experiments (Christmas Theme)
  • Tree Ornaments
  • Hot Chocolate Bubbles
  • Hook On Elf
  • Ice fishing
  • Snow Ball Dunk
  • Letters to Santa

Encanto Show

Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays 18:00

Catch your favorite characters from the Extraordinary Family Madrigal! Sing and dance along as the magic of the Encanto comes to Al Maryah Island!

Up On The Roof

Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays 19:45
* Saturday 17th and Friday 23rd December 21:30

Oh So Santa!
You better watch out you better not cry I’m telling you why!
Catch them if you can! The oh so trendy rock and rolling Santa extravaganza is here! Only at Al Maryah Island!

Crackers For Christmas!

Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays 21:30
* Saturday 17th and 31st December 19:45

Welcome to the mischievous world of the working elves! Mayhem and tinsel explosions! Larger than life toys, surprises and more!

* No shows on main stage on Saturday 10th December

Santa’s Grotto

Level 3, Central Kitchens 9-31 December 10:00 – 22:00

Shop & Dine

The Galleria Al Maryah Island is the premier lifestyle destination in the capital. With exceptional shopping, dining and leisure pursuits, this is where you can enjoy life’s sheer pleasures

Live & Stay

Al Maryah Island is home to two five-star world-class hotels including Rosewood Abu Dhabi and Four Seasons hotel Abu Dhabi

Health & Wellness

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi is a multi-specialty world-class hospital that provides direct access to the world’s best healthcare providers in the UAE

Sales & Leasing

Abu Dhabi Global Market Square is the commercial center of Al Maryah Island and is home to various blue-chip companies and local, regional and international institutions.