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Orchestra & Chorus performing publicly for the last time at Emirates Palace Hotel Auditorium on Friday 27 April

Events Date : 2018-04-27

The NSO Symphony Orchestra is closing the season with 'A Night at the Movies… The Final Curtain', performing its last public concert ever, on Friday 27 April at the Emirates Palace Hotel Auditorium on Abu Dhabi Corniche.

Music Director Andrew Berryman will conduct the orchestra and chorus in a gala that will feature some of the most exciting orchestral music ever written for film: the iconic Star Wars title theme, the swashbuckling Pirates...

Previous Events

Yas Mall – Christmas 2017

Events Date : 2017-12-14

Yas Mall in association with make A Wish will offer its visitors the opportunity to take photos with Santa and if a visitor wish to get the photo printed they pay a charge of AED 10/-- that will go to Make a Wish Foundation, the visitor will receive the printed photo in an A5 frame which has the logo of MAWF in the back with the message "Share the Power of the Wish"

Time: Weekdays : 11:00 am – 2:00 pm and from 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm:Weekends: 11:00...

Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi – World Wish Day

Events Date : 2017-07-15

As part of our World Wish Day celebrations this year, the Ritz-Carlton AD took part in the Wish Dish Campaign across 3 of their restaurants.  Proceeds went to granting a special travel wish.

Tryano - Ramadan Fair 2017

Events Date : 2017-06-16

For the 1st time this year, Tryano partnered with Make-a-Wish Foundation during the Ramadan fair. Proceeds of ticket sales went to grant more wishes.

Emirates Palace grants the wishes of ill children

Events Date : 2017-02-01

Emirates Palace knows that any hotel is only as grand as its community, so every year it works together with its community to make Abu Dhabi an even better place to live and visit. This year via its annual Golden Hearts campaign, Emirates Palace was able to grant even more wishes to children with life-threatening illnesses and also to allow local school children to support the initiative. At a formal luncheon that took place in Emirates Palace with Make-A-Wish Foundation UAE, General Manager...

Tree lighting at the Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi Grand Canal

Events Date : 2016-12-24

Tree lighting photos at the Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi Grand Canal.  This has been an annual event for the last few years. The tree is a Make-A-Wish tree and people are encouraged to donate towards granting more wishes.  

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal is our Corporate Global sponsor

Captains Day fundraiser – April 2017

Events Date : 2016-04-29

Captains Day fundraiser held in April 2017.  Yas Links have supported us for the last 4 years, raising in excess of AED 250,000 for granting wishes.

Ladies breakfast fundraiser in April 2017

Events Date : 2016-01-29

Ladies breakfast fundraiser in April 2017, with SABCO (South African Business Council).  2nd year we have hosted this event.

The Shangri-la AD

Events Date : 2016-01-29

The Shangri-la AD hosted an auction of signed photos of the F1 drivers for the 2nd year last year, 2016.  Proceeds donated to Make-A-Wish Foundation UAE