59th Kuwait National Day 2020: Holidays, Events, Celebrations & Offers

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Kuwait celebrates its 59th National day on this 25th February 2020 as it is a day where Sheikh Abdullah Al-Salem Al-Sabah’s ascension to the throne in 1950 as well as he becoming Emir of the State. Sheikh Abdullah Al-Salem Al-Sabah is one of the important leaders who played a major role for getting independence to the country.

History

Early days in Kuwait, it was small village where people used to generate their revenue by fishing. Later on they managed to build boats and started trading with other countries. A dynasty was formed in the year 1756 by Al-Sabah family who are ruling till date. Until 1899 the ruling was peaceful but after that they faced a problem to be ruled by Ottoman Empire or become a British Protectorate. As Ottoman Empire is a strongest nation in those times so Kuwait decided to be a part of Ottoman Empire.

Finally, on 19th June, 1961, under the leadership of Sheikh Abdullah Al-Salem Al-Sabah Kuwait achieved its Independence with a healthy and friendly agreement with British. Generally, Kuwait nation celebrates its national day on 19th June, but due to extreme hot climatic conditions they shifted the date to February 25th.

Holidays

Kuwait celebrates Independence day and liberation day on 25th and 26th of February respectively. According to Kuwait government decision even 27th is also declared as holiday as it falls between public holidays and weekend by considering public interest. Finally, they concluded that holidays are from 25th Feb to 29th i.e. on Saturday. Working days will start from 1st of March.

Kuwait Celebrations

Kuwait celebrates its national day with lots of enthusiasm and public honor the day by remembering their most admired ruler Sheikh Abdullah Al-Salem Al-Sabah who is responsible for this event. As a part of celebration people decorate their houses, buildings, vehicles, streets etc. with their patriotic emblems. There are amazing fireworks all over the city, few people distribute food on the streets and conduct entertainment programs.

Many people wear their traditional dresses representing their nationality even children do. All the parks in the city are covered by mats and cheering crowd. Children play with water gun which is fun to watch, most of the people move out with their fellows to beaches and have rides on boats, ships etc.

Kuwait National Day Special Sales

On this day, even shopping lovers can enjoy purchasing with additional savings. There are special sales in offline and online platforms, celebrating 59th Kuwait National Day. Offline shopping adds bunch of stores in the list to check and start shopping where as we got a list of online National Day sales 2020 to help you save big this time with popular stores like Namshi, Noon etc.

1. H&M

Save on all your favourite brands purchase at the store H&M. Use this 59th Kuwait National Day special sale to get Flat 20% Off on products purchase.

Expires: 1st March 2020

CODE: REZ

2. Jarir

Jarir Bookstore Kuwait has got Flat 50% Off on new arrivals and sitewide collection celebrating National Day.

Expires: 2nd March 2020

CODE: UEXLA

3. Voga Closet

For this National Day, VogaCloset added huge number of products and brands to sale that gets extra 20% discount. Orders over $40 can enjoy free shipping as well!

Expires: 29th Feb 2020

CODE: ACU88

4. Namshi

Popular fashion store Namshi Kuwait has got flat 25% off on wide range of collection.

Expires: 29th Feb 2020

CODE: RZ

5. Xcite

Kuwait national day special offer at Xcite is allowing one to shop and avail extra 10% on orders.

Expires: 29th Feb 2020

CODE: OFF

6. Millennium Hotels

Book your stay at Grand Millennium Business Bay during the Kuwait National Day Holidays. Avail 25% discount on food & spas treatment.

Expires: 29th Feb 2020

7. 6Th Street

Enjoy Flat 25% off on all your favourite brands and products by celebrating Kuwait National Day!

Expires: 1st March 2020

CODE: 6ST620

Kuwait National Day Celebrations in Dubai

1. Dubai Festival City Mall

This activity runs from 25th February to 25th March 2020. Malls in Dubai hosts few programs like prize distribution or award winning for IMAGINE show and later followed by eye sparkling fireworks show. On this day all stores in the mall offers exciting deals and discounts.

StoresDiscount Details
Zen DiamondsBuy One Get One Free
Atasay30% Discount
Tamaris20% OFF
Sacoor Brothers10% Discount

2. Traditional Bands

This event starts at 4pm and ends by 10pm. Conducted at five malls – Al Nakheel Mall, Ibn Battuta Mall, Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Mirdif, Dubai Festival City. There will be performance by Ayala and Harbiya who are known as traditional bands in the presence of visitors and shoppers.

3. Burj Khalifa

We know it is one of the tallest building in the world, around 7pm Kuwait flag is going be projected on this building from bottom to top as a representation of their nation.

4. Dubai Frame

Not only for Burj Khalifa, the flag of Kuwait is projected on Dubai Landmark attractions from 6pm. Even at this place traditional band showcase their performance such that visitors can enjoy. By this line we can say that even Dubai is a part of Kuwait National Day celebrations.

5. Public Parks

Famous parks in Dubai like Za’abeel Park, Creek Park, Mamzar Beach Park, Safa Park, Mushrif Park offers free entry to the public in Dubai as a part of celebrations. To avail this free entry, you need to show your identification proof at the gate. This event lasts from 8am to 10pm.

6. Resorts and Parks at Dubai

Bollywood Parkst Dubai, MotionGatet Dubai and [email protected] are going to offer tickets like buy a 1-day 3 Park ticket from above mentioned themes and get four tickets for the price of three tickets. Only Kuwaitis can avail this offer.

7. La Perle by Dragone

Awarding winning aquatic show La Perle by Dragone is offering special tickets to the visitors to have better experience. At this particular period if you buy a ticket and then get a free upgrade to next level of the ticket.

Kuwait celebrates national day on a grand note every year. As 2020 National Day celebrations extended for 5 days including the weekend, spend a great time with your friends and family. Enjoy National day sales and budget friendly bookings to local destinations.

Happy 59th Kuwait National Day!!

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