Culture Events

U.S. Embassy Abu Dhabi collaborates on a variety of cultural events each year that link Emirati audiences with American culture. The embassy promotes these events primarily through social media. We invite you to follow the embassy on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

The State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs helps foreign missions create long-lasting ties between the United States and other countries by sharing America’s rich culture with foreign audiences. Popular cultural diplomacy programs include:

  • American Arts Incubator
  • American Film Showcase
  • American Music Abroad
  • Arts Envoy Program
  • CenterStage
  • Community Engagement through the Arts
  • DanceMotion
  • International Writing Program
  • Museums Connect
  • OneBeatSM

The State Department also offers extensive sports diplomacy, youth diplomacy and cultural heritage programs around the world, including the UAE.