The Abu Dhabi International Book Fair 2024 is featuring several new areas within the Creative Arts Programmes, including the Fantasia Experience, Abu Dhabi Evenings, the Content Creators Forum, and folk book markets. Additionally, the event will showcase an exhibition comprising photographs of Naguib Mahfouz's book covers and movie posters, being the Focus Personality of this year's edition.

In addition to arts, cuisines, cultures, and lifestyles, the Creative Arts Programmes feature a variety of artistic, musical, and cinematic events that offer participants a unique experience by means of carefully planned creative activities that showcase the participants' finest qualities and facilitate the acquisition of new skills.