5 Things to do during Dubai Shopping Festival

by Kumar Kr Consultant

I recently talked to one of my friend who is currently living in Dubai and he has invited me to the upcoming Dubai Shopping Festival. Earlier I was not very interested to his invitation but when he gave me a brief introduction about the festival, I was pretty much excited to go and have planned my trip to Dubai in January to enjoy it. I wanted you to know about the Dubai Shopping Festival as well so that you may also accompany me to Dubai.

Dubai Shopping Festival is a month long event held every year in the month of January in Dubai where innumerous number of tourists flock to enjoy both shopping and entertainment activities. This festival attracts people of all age groups from all the parts of the globe. The festival was initially started by the Dubai Government to promote both commercial and trade activities in the city but as the time progressed, this festival has become one of the most popular events held in the city. The splendid and spectacular fireworks stretching for kilometers mark the start of the festival.

One of the important attractions of this festival is The Layali Dubai Concert where entertainers and artists showcase their talent of dance and performances. This concert occurs on the Burj steps and is truly electrifying.

The second best and famous attraction of the festival is the Al Fahidi Fort which is basically a Dubai museum where tourists peek through the history and other artifacts of Dubai via audio-visual presentations and other art effects.

Another fabulous part of this festival is the Global Village. This village showcases the variety of cultures and cuisines of the all the countries across the globe. The best part about the village is its performers who spell bound the spectators with their mind-boggling performances. These performers aim to represent their countries to the crowd.

Once you go to the festival, you cannot afford to miss the Dubai Shopping Festival Desert Camp. This camp focuses primarily on the Emirati heritage. The camp offers camel and horse rides to the tourists and people can also enjoy delicious cuisines of the city at the marvelous food court where big brands exhibit their variety of food items. You can book the trip using that offers great deals on DSF. The best part about the camp is its shopping. People can go crazy with ample of shopping options available in the Desert Camp. You can purchase here everything ranging from a needle to big electronic machines to clothes, perfumes, gifts, shoes etc. The world’s topmost brands are known to sell their products at discounted rates.

The 2 popular streets named the Al Seef Street and the Al Rigga Street feature the best performers of folk dancers and entertainers who are dressed in colorful costumes representing the different nations. The performances showcased are majorly family oriented in nature and occur on all the days of the festival. The ‘Al Seef Street’ is also known to host the Dubai Shopping Festival Bazaar. The performers performing at the ‘Al Rigga Street’ also showcase their talent in the Monte Carlo circus which is truly enjoyable.

I am sure after knowing about the above mentioned details of the Dubai Shopping Festival, you are also getting your tickets booked to accompany me.

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