Want to begin your New Year with a bang? Well, Dubai is what you’re looking for! Book your flight tickets and be a part of the happening Dubai Shopping Festival 2017. While you satiate the shopaholic in you, rejuvenate your spirit with unlimited entertainment on this wonderland.
Experience Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) from December 26, 2017 to January 28, 2018 and create unforgettable memories. Here’s how you can soak in this entertaining extravaganza.
1. Fashion Events
Fashiontainment at Mall of the Emirates will be held from 12th January to 14th January. A fusion of fashion and entertainment, the performances of international artists will amaze you. You can treat your eyes to the Street Runways, a series of fashion shows at the Gold Souq and malls like The Beach and City Walk Dubai.
2. Beauty and Perfume Events
Be there at the Fashion Catwalk area of The Dubai Mall and experience the Beauty District from 6th January to 14th January. You will also get the opportunity to check out various promotions and launch products offered by the retailers.
After filling your shopping bags, treat yourself to some music. You’ll see roaming artists and musicians in the malls across the city. Musical groups like Gypsy Bigs - a troupe of professional jazz musicians, Crybtonia - a musical group with glowing LED costumes and many more are sure to transport you to an altogether different world.
4. Carpet and Art Oasis
If you’re interested in buying unique handmade carpets, then make your way to Dubai World Trade Centre from 28th December to 15th January. It hosts Carpet and Art Oasis, an exhibition where you’ll find beautiful carpets from countries like Turkey, Azerbaijan and Afghanistan.
Visit the Burj Park from 19th January to 28th January and shop for home decor, beautiful jewellery and accessories.
5. Infiniti Mega Raffle
Try your luck in the Infiniti Mega Raffle from 26th December to 4th February. You can buy the raffle tickets from EPPCO and ENOC petrol stations and check the draw results at 10pm live on SAMA Dubai TV.
6. Gold and Jewellery
Buy gold and get lucky from 26th December to 28th January. Shoppers spending a minimum Dh500 at participating gold and jewellery outlets, stand a chance to win gold; there will be 100 winners over 34 days of DSF.
7. New Year Shopping Experience
The excitement continues with the special New Year Shopping Experience. Malls like City Centre Mirdif, Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Deira, City Centre Me’aisem City Centre Al Barsha and City Centre Al Shindagha will offer sales with up to 90 per cent. The sale will be for 12 hours; it will begin on 1st January from 12pm to 12am.
Author : Vijaylaxmi Thakur