Christmas and New Years are celebrated in Dubai with such a splendor that you will never want to be in any other place during these winter festivals. Christmas in Dubai can be absolutely bucket loads of fun. Every place in Dubai is lit up with shopping malls pulling out all stops to set up festive corners, games, special snow ball zones and gifts and much more for little kids.
During this mirthful season, you will witness the beautiful Yule trees, gala decorations, flossy snow and all the traditional colors associated with Christmas. So, if you are planning to Celebrate Christmas In Dubai, here’s a guide, which can help you enjoy your Christmas In Dubai Holiday to its fullest.
Visit Dubai Snowfest in Dubai Mall and Get into the early Christmas spirit with all kinds of snowy activities. Tiny ones can enjoy a snow-themed bouncy castle and soft play areas. Grown-ups can get a chance to glide around the ice rink in real snowfall, buy gifts and goodies from the nearest stores, relish the mouth-watering christmas cuisines.
Dubai Winter Festival
Head straight to the Dubai Media City to experience the enormous Dubai Winter Festival which offers fun activities for all age groups such as, watch a giant & sparkling Christmas tree, do ice skating, make snowballs & play in ‘snow fight zone’, listen to the lovely Christmas carols and make your own snowman.
Visit Santa’s grotto at WAFI Mall
Grab the chance to meet your favorite Santa at WAFI Mall before the arrival of Christmas. The WAFI Mall’s Grotto is arguably the best and is surrounded by snowy decorations. You can also admire the giant Xmas tree, which is decorated with red and pink goodies, reindeers with a big star on its apex.
Watch a Play at DUCTAC
Sit back & enjoy this Christmas Fest, as you make your way to the Dubai Community and Theatre Art Centre at Mall of Emirates. This Christmas they will introduce you with some interesting live theatre shows, namely ‘J’aime Beaucoup Ce Que Vous Faites’ – a Comedy Play in French, ‘Santa’s Invitation’ – a Musical Theatre in English, and ‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs’ – a Family Musical Show in English.
Shop Till You Drop at Dubai Malls
Dubai Malls are yet an another Shop Till You Drop attraction of Dubai, they put up the best Christmas Displays in the city. You’ll be welcomed by Father Christmas and get a chance to click photographs with him. Roam around the enormous malls, or shop from 1000+ stores or take a visit to the world’s largest aquarium and underwater zoo. Kids can enjoy at the Dubai Kidzania and if you wanna feel the real snow head towards the Frozen themed indoor snow Park at Ski Dubai.
Dubai Opera’s ‘Jingle Bell Favourites’
Here’s something for music lovers!!! Dubai Opera has again welcomed all-time favorite ‘Jingle Bell Favourites’ show. The show features the live band concerts performed by the well-known London Concert Orchestra Show Band, Capital Voices and West End soloists. The singers and band will perform your favorite Christmas carols such as ‘Santa Claus is Coming to Town’, ‘Jingle Bells’, ‘Winter Wonderland’, ‘Baby it’s cold outside’ and many more.
Dubai Christmas Markets
Dubai boosts a wide array of Christmas markets, which are specially introduced for this Festive Season. Few of the famous markets are Outdoor Market at Raffles, Christmas Market at Al Habtoor City Hotels, and Christmas Market – Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights. Enjoy the ultimate Dubai Shopping Festival and get heavy discounts on electronics, apparels, jewelry and more.
Eat Special Christmas Cuisines
You can visit ‘The Viceroy Pub’ for special Turkey Dinner, ‘D&A’ for the British-style three-course menu, ‘Ewaan’ for exotic Christmas experience, indulge yourselves at à la carte menu featuring Craft Brunch at ‘Eloquent Elephant’. You can also enjoy the delectable street food outside the Marina Mall, at JBR Beach and at Meena Bazaar.
So, don’t have a second thought about visiting Dubai During Christmas and we assure you that it’ll be worth flying to the city of gold at this festive time. And if you can stay after 25th December, do not miss-out to take advantages of the grandeur Dubai Shopping Festival.
As, now we’ve done our part, all you need to do is to bookmark this comprehensive compilation of Christmas activities in Dubai. So now pack your bags, travel to Dubai and Celebrate Christmas with your beloved ones.
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