Ras Al Khaimah is set to take musical performances to new heights by hosting its Rock Vs Classic concert at the top of the UAE’s highest peak, Jebel Jais this May 4 and 5, 2018.
The two-day concert brings together Moscow’s symphony orchestra in a unique mash-up with some of the greatest rock artists of all time. Featuring Bill Champlin- former CHICAGO front man, Bobby Kimball lead singer of TOTO and Dave Bickler Former lead singer of SURVIVOR, the concert will bring together the musical genres under the direction of award-winning artist and conductor, Vladimir Rylov.
The unique event, set at 1600 metres above sea level, will be a dazzling live performance and reiterates Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (RAKTDA) efforts to grow its lifestyle entertainment to attract more guests to the Emirate as it aims to reach 1 million visitors by the end of 2018.
The concert will assemble a large orchestra to cover classical and art-rock instrumentation on a specially-constructed mountain stage. Featuring a complex and sophisticated light show utilising cutting-edge technologies to create an incredible musical experience.
Tickets for the concert start from AED300 and are available at Virgin Megastores. To book visit www.jebeljais.ae/event
Platinum: AED 800
Gold: AED 600
Silver: AED 450
Bronze: AED 300
Concert Starts at 7:30 PM
Venue Opens at 4:00 PM
Dress code: Smart Casual (No Shorts Allowed). Refrain from wearing stilettoes/high heels since the ground is uneven.
F&B available at the venue (ID required for Alcoholic drinks)
Sunset Drinks and Refreshments Available.
Carry something warm to wear as it might get cold up at Jebel Jais during the night.
Shuttle bus service (Optional)
Ticket holders opting not to drive to Jebel Jais can use the Optional Concert Shuttle Service from Ras Al Khaimah City at AED 10 per person (Roundtrip). However, a pre-registration is mandatory.
Pick up and drop off location from RAK Chamber of Commerce and Industry with limited available parking space.
Buses will leave at 4:00 PM from RAK Chamber with an approximate journey of 1h 30min. Return shuttle buses will run only after the concert ends.