Yipeeee!!! Holidays and Festivities are around the corner in Dubai. Just the best time to stay here!
Beautiful weather in a well-lit city and cheerful spirits all around after the Expo 2020 win. And very soon the Dubai Shopping Festival 2014 will sparkle with over 150 attractions themed as “Shop at Your Best”.
So friends get ready for the special shopping experiences from 2 January to 2 February 2014 (19thedition of Dubai Shopping festival).
The DSF 2014 Calendar of Events is a line-up of over 150 events and activities that will be spread far and wide across the city at key DSF destinations, with the aim of ensuring that the whole of Dubai feels the Festival spirit.
This year’s DSF calendar of events features attractions in diverse fields from shopping to entertainment, fashion to lifestyle, and arts and culture including international shows, concerts, circus shopping promotions, and mega raffles offering prizes worth millions of dirhams, that is a true manifestation of the festival theme “Shop at your Best” that is bound to make DSF 2014 the most memorable edition yet since the shopping and entertainment extravaganza was launched in 1996.
DSF 2014 Calendar of Events opens up with stage and street performers, spectacular fireworks, a DSF trademark.
DSF Carnivals are planned throughout the month and will be remembered for its visual feasts, the biggest carnival in the history of DSF.
A Vertical Fashion show will be done at lofty heights of Burj Khalifa.
DSF Music Nights will feature the top Arabian entertainers on the Burj Park on 2, 9, 16 Jan and Nancy Ajram will take stage on 24 Jan on Zabeel Park to produce one of the most magical music nights for their fans in Dubai.
Dubai Festival City will showcase the Carpet & Art Oasis.The Carpet & Art Oasis is an exhibition and sale of some of the rarest, largest, and most unique carpets and rugs from around the world.
You can catch Michael Jackson -The Immortal World Tour till Jan 14 at Dubai World Trade Centre.
Burj Park Downtown Dubai will feature Fashion outside the Box; the first market that will cater to non-mass-produced sustainable fashion and lifestyle brands where visitors can come together in celebration of DSF.
Fashion Squad is planned for the full month at various locations where renowned fashion experts from diverse fields, this DSF fashion squad will pay homage to Dubai’s street style. The squad will roam the streets and malls, and give tickets in the form of coupons to the best dressed that will entitle them to enter an exciting competition.
ITCloset is planned in Various Malls in Dubai where people can transform their look without the hassle of a trial room. On 13-14 Jan, Dubai mall will create a fun and artistic space, where you can have your hair, make-up and nails done in one spot. The Cocoon is a free makeover event that is open to the public.
Like every year this year will have fireworks every day at 9pm: Al Seef Street. During the weekends, there will be special fireworks shows at various locations long the Dubai Creek at 8pm.
Besides this various shows are planned for families and Children like the The 7 Sopranos Show-2 –11 Jan, The Walk- JBR. Australia’s most exciting young operatic and cross over voices who enthrall fans with their favorite opera and music classics from around the world. Bubble Gum Show12- 21 Jan, Mall of the Emirates. A fun-packed show that will hold families spellbound at The Mall of the Emirates. Ice Rink Show “The Swans”24 Jan – 2 Feb, Dubai Ice Rink, The Dubai Mall, A marvelous combination of aerial acrobatics acts and charming and classic ice skating performances will create a breathtaking piece of art that will dazzle visitors to Dubai Ice Rink at The Dubai Mall.
Global Village continues to showcases the true DSF spirit: ‘One World, One Family, One Festival’
The excitement doesn’t end here the month will mark with exciting Raffles and Promotions: Shop & Win, Dine & Win, Gold Raffle etc
Key DSF Destinations for the full month
- Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard
- Al Seef Street
- Al Riqqa Street
- The Walk – Jumeirah Beach Residence
- Al Shindagha Heritage Area
We are going to find it difficult to choose what activities to attend and miss. The month is filled with excitement and an opportunity for residents and tourists to enjoy the city at its best.
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