Baynounah Camel Mazayna - Al Dhafra Festival
Organisation of the ‘Baynounah...
The festival inspired in its form and content, by the authentic Bedouin spirit, is dedicated to the protection of environmental and historical heritage, and the reinforcement of the bond between the past and the present of the Emirati citizens.
During ten days of fun and entertainment. The visitors can enjoy the beauty of the magnificent coast of Mirfa City in an ambiance of excitement and enthusiasm that brings together lovers and professionals of watersports.
The festival, now in its eleventh year, is the region’s premier celebration of date production and the varied products this desert fruit is now lending itself to. A fascinating insight into many desert traditions, the festival includes a date beauty contest, a date auction, and educational sessions on how to care for palm trees.
The event is the Arabian Gulf’s most renowned hunting and equestrian exhibition where visitors can enjoy camel auctions, saluki and falcon beauty contests, art and coffee-making competitions, as well as a variety of traditional hunting and equestrian activities.