5 things to do: See the open-air theatrical production hosted by Rainbow Milk or enjoy New Year’s Eve celebrations at Yas Mall

Our daily round-up of activites in the UAE: See an open-air theatrical production hosted by Rainbow Milk; enjoy New Year's Eve celebrations at Yas Mall; enjoy late-night attractions at The Dubai Mall, visit the Winter Fair; and resserve your spot at the Wedding Showcase.

The open-air Rainbow theatre. Courtesy Rainbow Milk
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See an open-air, pop-up theatrical production hosted by Rainbow Milk as part of its 60th anniversary celebrations. The story brings to life the rich history and cultural heritage of Dubai as seen through the eyes of an Emirati grandfather, who has witnessed the transformation of a proud nation. You can also see Dubai through a futuristic 3-D experience and visit the calligraphy station. From 6.30pm to 11.30pm, Global Village, Exit 37, Mohammed bin Zayed Road, Dubai, 04 362 4114, www.globalvillage.ae.

Enjoy New Year's Eve celebrations at Yas Mall. See other countries' New Year's festivities via live broadcasts from around the world, share photos with loved ones from the postcard wall, enjoy performances and attend a meet-and-greet with tennis star David Ferrer. From 5pm to 1am, Town Square, Yas Mall, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. www.yasmall.ae.

Stay out late and enjoy the popular entertainment attractions in The Dubai Mall and ring in the New Year by watching the festivities in Downtown Dubai live-streamed on big screens. In the foyer of Reel Cinemas, 04 449 1903, www.reelcinemas.ae; at the entrance of Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, 04 448 5200, www.thedubaiaquarium.com; on the Samsung screen above the Dubai Ice Rink, 04 448 5111, www.dubaiicerink.com; at SEGA Republic's atrium, 04 448 8484, www.segarepublic.com; and the main KidZania Plaza, 04 448 5222, www.kidzania.ae.

Visit the kiosks, snowball parks and reindeer rodeo station at the Winter Fair and stay for the fireworks. From 4pm with fireworks at midnight, The Galleria, the promenade and ADGM Square, Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi, 02 616 6999, www.thegalleria.ae.

Reserve your spot at the Wedding Showcase and see various set-ups to get ideas about your big day. January 30, noon to 8pm, Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Villas, Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi, 02 407 1234, wedding.abudhabi.park@hyatt.com.

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