12 things to do this National Day!
1: Watch the Fireworks
National Day fireworks are taking place all over the country. They all begin at 8pm on Friday in Wadi Al Khoudh, Seeb, Al Amerat Heights, Al Amerat, and the Municipal Entertainment Centre in Salalah.
2: Watch the Laser Show
The Royal Opera House Muscat will be having their own laser ballet show, on Friday evening on the Maidan, the outdoor courtyard. It's recommended that you arrive earlier to the event to avoid traffic.
3: Oman turns into LEGO
Lego masters have been flown over from the UK especially to take part in creating a map of Oman with more than 200,000 LEGO bricks. As well as that there will be workshops for the kids, and 1.500 LEGO Omani flags to give away. The party starts at 5pm on Friday at Avenues Mall.
4: Watch a dog show
Tilal Al Qurum Complex will be having a very unique National Day celebration, including dog shows, skating displays and traditional bands playing, the event starts at 3:30pm on Thursday
5: Watch the National Day March
Al Bustan will be having Omani bands, high tea and mocktails for visitors all day on Thursday who want to watch the National Day March go past the hotel, it is open to all the family.