This weekend in Dubai, as every other weekend, there are many events and entertainment shows. But let’s face it – a lot of people would stay at home rather than getting out and having fun. Yes, it spares you the unbearable heat and a good amount of cash, perhaps, but such choice is incredibly boring, even depressing, and it may make you sick and contributes to overweight problems.
Instead, why don’t you have a look at the short list of events planned for this weekend in Dubai below? It has a little bit of everything, for everyone. Read more
The massive expansion of The Dubai Mall, the world’s largest shopping and entertainment destination has commenced in preparation to welcome over 100 million annual visitors to the mall. With the first phase expansion by 1 million sq ft, the fashion portfolio of the mall will be further strengthened, enhancing the city’s high-end retail offerings.
Mohamed Alabbar, Chairman of Emaar Properties, in a press release, said: “The Dubai Mall expansion project builds on Dubai’s new Tourism Vision 2020 announced by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and the city’s focus on offering high-end retail and leisure attractions for residents and visitors from around the world. Read more
Dubai strengthens position as a Centre for Fashion, Design and Luxury
The Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, today announced that a new district will be created in Dubai dedicated to developing the Emirate’s fashion, design and luxury sectors, a statement from the Government of Dubai Media Office said. Read more
If you are searching for the perfect summer vacation with lots of entertainment, tourist attractions, and leisure activities, search no more! The unique, metropolitan city of Dubai has a lot to offer to visitors and residents and the top scorer in hospitality and leisure business, Emaar Hospitality Group, offers a range of experiences this summer within its wide array of summer attractions.
New location follows successful opening on Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard
Bennigan’s, one of the most iconic American restaurant brands, opened its second location in the UAE on March 22. The chef-driven neighborhood restaurant chain renowned for its generous portions and Irish hospitality is now serving its unique American fare to guests in the world-famous Dubai Mall. The newest Bennigan’s is situated along the Dubai Fountain Promenade across from the famous Dubai Mall Waterfall. Read more
The Dubai Mall, the world’s largest shopping and entertainment destination by global property developer Emaar Properties PJSC, has set a new global milestone welcoming 65 million visitors in 2012, an increase of more than 20% compared to the 54 million visitors hosted by the mall in 2011. Read more
The Olympic spirit resonates at KidZania®, the award-winning children’s edutainment centre managed by Emaar Retail LLC, with the participation of KidZania® Dubai in the KidZania® Games global initiative to be held until August 12, 2012 at the children’s edutainment city located in The Dubai Mall.
KidZania® is celebrating the upcoming KidZania® Games with various activities themed around the Olympics for the little ones, aimed at enabling them to further develop their enthusiasm and awareness of sports and be part of the excitement surrounding the global event.
This summer, Bloomingdale’s – Dubai brings you the most coveted abaya designers under one roof. Transforming the traditional black canvas into unique works of art, the new collections from Nawader and Mauzan are fresh and innovative, fusing traditional elements with modern silhouettes and chic colours and embellishments.
Nawader’s alluring AW12 collection is bursting with soft, silky fabrics coupled with unparalleled workmanship. The combination embodies elegance and sophistication highlighted by intricate Indian hand embroidery, delicate beadwork and crystal embellishments.
Mauzan fashion creations celebrate the abaya as a powerful expression of a woman’s individuality. Inspired by the woman of today, the contemporary custom-made designs display a graceful femininity and comfort that empower the woman with inner confidence. Using fabrics sourced from France, Italy and Switzerland, this brand incorporates the use of lace and silk to lend poise and distinction to each garment. Read more
Emaar Retail LLC, the premium leisure and entertainment provider, is offering children aged seven years and above an action-packed summer of exciting activities every week at six world-class leisure attractions with ‘The Dubai Mall Summer Camp’ to be held until August 16, 2012.
The Dubai Summer Camp runs from Sundays to Thursdays from 9am to 3pm (and from 10am to 3pm during the Holy Month of Ramadan) and offers an ideal environment for children to learn, play and have dollops of fun. Parents simply need to drop off their children at The Dubai Mall and the Emaar Retail team will take care of the little ones, guiding them through the various leisure attractions. Read more
The UAE’s participation at the London Olympic Games 2012, a source of pride for every resident in the country, is being celebrated with a special showcase of events organised by Emaar Retail LLC in partnership with the UAE National Olympics Committee.
Among the highlights of the celebration is the big-screen live telecast of the various Olympic events at Dubai Ice Rink in a stadium-like ambience. A series of pre-Olympic activities will also be held at The Dubai Mall leisure attractions including themed exhibitions, colourful parades and motivational lectures for children, among others. Read more