Explore 2023 Fascinating Attractions
CALL OF THE OCEAN PARADE
An unforgettable journey into the ocean depths that will conquer your heart with its radiant magic.
A magical parade of light and colour that will take you into an underwater dreamscape. Innovative lighting techniques, artistic storytelling, and a fusion of technology that captures the essence of the sea and delivers a spectacle that celebrates the world’s most beautiful and important ecosystem.
INTO THE DEEP – VR EXPERIENCE
Whether you’re ocean-curious or a veteran diver this experience puts you face to face with the underwater world.
Using stunning visuals, this underwater VR experience showcases marine encounters certified divers spend lifetimes chasing. Experience an encounter with a Great White, swim through underwater caves, coral reefs and shipwrecks that have only been seen by skilled divers…until now!
THE JAYWUN EXPERIENCE
Brought to you by the Environment Agency
Visit the most advanced research vessel in the Middle East
Jaywun ― a term that symbolises one of the finest and most valuable types of pearls – is the most advanced research vessel in the Middle East.
The Jaywun Experience is an unmissable opportunity to visit the vessel and engage with the scientists who work aboard this pioneering platform for marine research.
Come aboard and experience the UAE’s pearl in the Arabian Gulf for marine studies and explore the vessel which can accommodate 30 people, is equipped with the latest research equipment, six laboratories and a remotely operated submarine vehicle.
LET’S FISH FOR THE WORLD!
Brought to you by IGFA
100,000 youth around the world have learned to fish in this once in a lifetime experience brought to you by the International Game Fish Association (IGFA), the most widely recognized authority on game fish in the world.
The Passport to Fishing program is a signature hands-on and interactive method teaching kids to fish that includes education station materials to teach basic tackle, knot tying, conservation, environmental stewardship, safety and rods and reels for young anglers to test their newly acquired skills by going fishing.
Each child will receive a passport, an IGFA sticker, and a certificate on behalf of the IGFA’s effort to teach 100,000 youth around the world to fish.
SUSHI MAKING DEMONSTRATIONS
Brought to you by Capital Catering
Nigiris, Kappa Maki, Tekka Maki, Uramaki and Norimakis are only just a few popular examples of what is considered by many as the quintessential Japanese food. Don’t miss out on the chance to discover all the techniques the pros use, learn tall about he art of making the perfect sushi from expert chefs, and last but not least, taste the highest quality of seafood the season can offer!
The go to destination to taste the city’s most delicious food, beverages and delectable delights in a relaxed, waterfront setting.
Welcome to The Galley, the perfect retreat where to enjoy an array of entertainment experiences for all the family.
Grab a bite in some of the most popular restaurants and favourite food trucks in the city, play in a zone exclusively designed for kids along with creative workshops, and enjoy the jam-packed daily schedule of music and entertainment as you replenish your energy to experience more of what ADIBS has to offer.
Brought to you by THE ENVIRONMENT AGENCY
Join us in an engaging live stage area devoted to curiosity, reason, wonder and the pursuit of knowledge.
Featuring recognizable, well-loved speakers, captivating storytellers and entertainment for all ages, Capital Stage provides the platform that recognizes and celebrates high achievers in the nautical and maritime industry, the pathfinders, the pioneers, and the people and the organizations that are setting new standards of excellence.
In partnership with YACHTING VENTURES and BORROW A BOAT
Engage directly with the brilliant minds behind the most exceptional ventures.
Curated by Yachting Ventures, the Innovation Zone is the destination for those seeking the latest innovations and trends and where enthusiasts and professionals can engage directly with the brilliant minds behind the most exceptional ventures.
The Zone will bring together exhibitors and innovations from 8 countries renowned for their ground-breaking contributions.
In addition, the Innovation Zone will host live presentations that will delve into topics such as current and future trends in design, innovative solutions, and sustainable projects.
Brought to you by JLS Yachts
Come aboard and make your visit truly memorable.
Join us in the Navigation Hub and select a free ride in one of our exclusive range of motorboats, ribs, abras and wide range of vessels and nautical experiences.
Experience life in the water and immerse yourself in an ocean of unparalleled views, moments of fun and incredible boating experiences.
Make your reservations at the Navigation Hub (near Marina Bridge 3).