Enjoy the retro time with the Carnival at THE BEACH. Joining theme supported right from the fairs of yester-years, the Carnival at THE BEACH will feature brilliant and bright coloured decorations and classic carnival games, along with spectacular entertainment.
The 21st edition of Dubai Shopping Festival will be taking place at THE BEACH opposite JBR from the 31st December, 2015, until 20th February, 2016.
Visitors will enjoy watching acts by unicyclists, stilt-walkers, jugglers, acrobats, Fire eaters, street dancers, magicians, contortionists, balloon twisters and bubble performers will create a magical ambience, giving a sense of having travelled back in time. These attractive performances can be enjoyed across THE BEACH’s meandering paths right from 18:00 till 22:00 at scheduled times every Wednesday to Sunday.
Visitors must not miss out on one of the main highlight, that will be the grand performance at the Piazza at THE BEACH, every hour starting from 18:30 till 21:30, every Wednesday to Sunday.
Alluring fireworks will also create a spectacle by the seaside at 20:00 every Thursday, Friday and Saturday starting from 7 January 2016 till the end of the fiesta.
Thrilling carnival games priced between AED 5 to AED 20 per game and hosted from 10:00 to midnight every day in stylised tents will enhance the merry-making. Visitors can expect some classic carnival games like ‘Spin a Wheel’ and ‘Kick the bucket or ‘Ring Toss’ with fun prizes up for grabs.
This spectacular and colourful and lively event will also feature popular carnival rides, a charming carousel and carnival train for children of all ages to enjoy.
The stimulating destination is filled with all-day beach activities like football, volleyball and tennis combined with water-sports such as jet skiing, stand up paddle boarding, kayaking and wake boarding offers visitors the chance to make the best of the great weather to enjoy the outdoors.
Amenities at THE BEACH, such as sun-beds, beach umbrellas available for rent, free open spaces, vibrant retail and a versatile F&B spectrum, lend a resort-like friendliness for a getaway within the city.
Organized by the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM), the 21st edition of the Dubai Shopping Festival has taken off under the theme ‘Unwrap the exceptional’ and offers citywide events, mega attractions, plentiful shopping opportunities and winning options for visitors and residents from around the world.
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