Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum visited the Hatta Festival, organized by Brand Dubai in collaboration with the Supreme Committee Overseeing Hatta Development. The inaugural event aims to spotlight Hatta’s unique attractions, concluding on December 31. During the visit, Sheikh Hamdan learned about the festival’s diverse activities and expressed appreciation for showcasing Hatta as an authentic destination. He directed that the festival become an annual event to bolster Hatta’s status as a global tourist hub. Sheikh Hamdan emphasized Dubai’s commitment to developing tourist destinations in line with global standards and preserving cultural distinctiveness. The Crown Prince also commended the festival’s contribution to Dubai’s global appeal and announced plans for annual editions. The visit included tours of Hatta’s top attractions, where Sheikh Hamdan was briefed on community engagement initiatives and young entrepreneurs’ projects.