Date: 10 Feb – 24 Feb 2018
Category: Family, Live Entertainment, Lifestyle, Community
Ticket price: Free
Dubai Parks and Resorts, famous as the largest theme park in the Middle East, is celebrating the Chinese New Year from 10-24 February, with the Chinese New Year Temple Fair. Residents and tourists alike are invited to join in the festivities during this year’s Spring Festival, and there will be plenty of activities and entertainment.
Riverland will be hosting a traditional Chinese market, featuring arts and crafts such as clay figurines and sugar paintings, as well as Chinese food and beverage options. The market will also be full of roaming acts including puppet shows and Sichuan opera performers, and there will be a daily fireworks show. The French Village area will be lit up with lanterns, and visitors can also find a red pocket tree, a traditional Chinese tree full of wishing cards and gifts.
At Legoland Dubai, visitors get an opportunity to learn about Chinese New Year while building a giant Lego mosaic, as well as place a wish on the theme park’s wishing wall. They will be serving special Chinese dishes made available from all of the restaurants. In Motiongate, guests will get to see live performances from entertainers and calligraphers, and there will be a lot going on at Kung Fu Panda Land. Po, the star of the Kung Fu Panda films, will be meeting and greeting, and guests can enjoy a Chinese buffet for just AED99.
Chinese New Year in Dubai is celebrated with people from all walks of life. Visitors can discover the city’s latest attractions and enjoy Chinese restaurants for a feast for the whole family and loved one. This is the exciting time to have a memorable Chinese New Year.
With three theme parks and one waterpark, Dubai Parks and Resorts offers visitors a thrilling experience like no other. Featuring more than 100 incredible indoor and outdoor rides and attractions at Motiongate Dubai, Bollywood Parks Dubai, Legoland Dubai and Legoland Water Park keeps everyone enthralled. People can even stay in the middle of the action at Lapita Hotel, a Polynesian-themed family resort inside the park.
Sat – Weds: 10:00 – 23:00
Thurs – Fri: 10:00 – 24:00
Dubai Parks and Resorts
Sheikh Zayed Rd
Dubai – United Arab Emirates.
Tel.: +971 4 820 0000, +971 800 2629464
Photo courtesy: www.visitdubai.com/en/articles/chinese-new-year-in-dubai
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