Yes, the anticipated time of the year has finally come. And no, we are not talking about Christmas or New Year’s holidays. We are talking about the long-awaited Dubai Shopping Festival. So, what exactly is the Dubai Shopping Festival?
Dubai is known to attract many tourists thanks to its famous sightseeing attractions- from tallest building in the world, best shopping experience, indoor ski in Emirates Mall, to safari trips followed up by a campfire with traditional food and dancing. But one thing that attracts in particular the residents and tourists from all over the world is the Dubai Shopping Festival. Held from the 17th November 2020 to 30th of January 2021 the festival offers retail deals up to 90% for fashion, beauty, accessories, electronics, food, and more.
To save you from the hassle, we’ve gathered the most compelling things to do and places to visit during this season.
The Market Is Back in Town
Treat yourself and your family with Asian and Korean street food at the Food Alley, find unique gifts and souvenirs from vendors, and of course, talent performers, and live concerts at the Etisalat Market OTB at Burj Park. For more information click here.
Sunday- Wednesday, 6pm to 12am
Thursday- Saturday, 4pm to 2am
The Grand Stay
If you plan to book a room in a hotel then we certainly recommend you to stop by at the Armani Hotel. Not only it is located in the Burj Khalifa (jaw-dropping views guaranteed), it is also a few minutes from the biggest shopping mall, The Dubai Mall. Families and couples that check in from the 17th November until January 30th will enjoy 20 per cent discount on the most stylish rooms, plus a Dhs200 shopping credit each day of your stay and free tickets to both the Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo and VR Park Dubai. Book your stay here.
The Wonderland Adventure
Take your little ones to immerse in the magical world of Alice in Wonderland at Al Khawaneej Walk. This vibrant event will offer fascinating activities for everyone, you name it- a WonderMaze, enchanted garden, outdoor cinema, shows full of local and international artists, competitions and even a Mad Hatter’s tea party. The grown-ups won’t be able to resist either. For more information click here.
Hey foodies, this one's for you. DSF is not only about shopping, it's about indulging into your food cravings too! Dubai offers a wide selection of gastronomic activities- masterclasses from pro-chefs, food trucks, limited edition menus, and amazing offers for everyone. For more information click here.