Ras Al Khaimah New Year's Eve 2024

Ras Al Khaimah New Year's Eve 2024


A larger-than-life 4.5km display will light the night skies across the waterfront between Al Marjan Island and Al Hamra Village in a spectacular farewell to 2023.

The Ras Al Khaimah New Year’s Eve fireworks show will feature dazzling new choreography elements and techniques never seen before, aiming to set new records and welcome in 2024 in style.

Stretching 4.5 km along the waterfront between Al Marjan Island and Al Hamra Village, the display is set to be a jaw-dropping event.

Get Your Tickets to the New Year's Eve SOUNDFEST!

‘Soundfest’ tickets are available via Ticket Folks and can also be purchased at the ticketing office upon entry to the festival.

Immerse yourself in the ultimate New Year’s Eve experience at ‘Soundfest’. With an international artist lineup, a dedicated kids’ area, and a variety of food and beverage options, this event promises to be an unforgettable night. You can dance away well into the night, welcoming in 2024 while enjoying the Ras Al Khaimah record-breaking fireworks show.



All visitors and residents are invited to join the RAK NYE Festival, a free public event for the entire family that includes various entertainment options, including DJ entertainment, dedicated kids’ activities, food trucks and a section for bachelors and families. The RAK NYE Festival provides the perfect location to witness the stunning fireworks display at midnight.

The RAK NYE Festival is a day-long celebration on 31 December:

2:00 PM – Doors open

8:30 PM – 9:30 PM – Rach by April (Main Stage)

9:30 PM – 11:00 PM – DJ Liana (Main Stage)

11:00 PM – 11:55 PM – Fahmil Khan (Main Stage)

11:55 PM – 00:10 AM – Fireworks & Drone Show

00:10 AM – 01:15 AM – DJ Liana (Main Stage)

01:15 – 01:45 – Soft Background Music (Main Stage)



The exact festival location is visible via Google Maps in here.



For those seeking a unique experience, complimentary camping facilities are available adjacent to the RAK NYE Festival and Soundfest sites, offering stunning views overlooking the Ras Al Khaimah New Year’s Eve fireworks display.

Dedicated areas for caravans, RVs, and tents are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Click HERE to view the requirements and standards for camping parking lots (Al Rams & Dhayah).



Free parking is available from the entrance of Al Marjan Island via E11 road (Google maps location pin: here), until the RAKEZ building roundabout (Google maps location pin: here). There are 6 dedicated parking lots for all visitors: Jais; Yanas; Julphar A; Julphar B; Al Rams; Dhayah.

Parking capacity: over 20,000 cars.

Upon entering from the Umm Al Quwain side towards Al Marjan Island, traffic regulators will direct all cars to the closest parking areas. The same applies when entering Marjan Island / Al Hamra Area from Al Shuhada Rd and E311 side.

Click HERE to view the public routes to access all parking lots & view detailed information about road closures.

Hotels with Festive Offers

Mövenpick Resort Al Marjan Island

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Radisson Resort Ras Al Khaimah Marjan Island

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InterContinental Ras Al Khaimah Resort and Spa

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The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah Al Hamra Beach

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The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert

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The Cove Rotana Resort

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BM Beach Resort

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BM Beach Hotel

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