RAK Ruler patron of 2nd UAE Heritage Festival

The Second UAE Heritage Festival will be held under the patronage of H. H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council member and ruler of Ras al-Khaimah between 17th-20th April at the Culture and Community Center of the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Community Development in the emirate, assistant undersecretary of the ministry for arts and cultural affairs, Belal Al Bodoor, said today at a press conference.

The festival is held upon directives by Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development.

The event which is held under the theme "The Sea" coincides with the World Heritage Day which is marked on 18th April, he noted adding that 15 government and 22 heritage societies will take part in the 4-day celebrations.