Dubai’s Festival City Is Back With A New Season Of ‘The Bay By Social’ & It’s Free!

by Deeplata Garde
Dubai’s Festival City Is Back With A New Season Of ‘The Bay By Social’ & It’s Free!

Festival Bay at Dubai Festival City is all set to enthral visitors once again with its latest season, offering a delightful outdoor experience that caters to the entire family. The doors are open from now until April 30, 2024, welcoming all eager explorers to bask in the festivities.

The Bay By Social At Dubai Festival City

A Gastronomic Journey

One of the standout attractions at Festival Bay is ‘The Bay by Social,’ an experiential food market that boasts an array of acclaimed culinary delights. With renowned booths like Doloma by Chef Shaheen, Stardaks by WAWA-Dining, La Baguette De L’Entrecôte, Scoopi Café, EETEN Urban Kitchen, and many more, food enthusiasts can embark on a unique culinary adventure spanning the globe.

Carnival Games and Beyond

In addition to the delectable offerings, the outdoor festival delivers a medley of entertainment, including carnival games, cultural events, brand activation zones, and interactive art installations. ‘The Carnival by The Bay by Social’ beckons with its vibrant carnival game stalls, featuring engaging activities such as archery and axe-throwing. The inflatable park, complete with huge slides and obstacle courses, guarantees a thrilling experience, especially for the younger attendees. To add to the excitement, giant trampolines are part of the mix.

Shop to Your Heart’s Content

For those with a penchant for shopping, Festival Bay offers an array of stalls where you can find the perfect gift, whether it’s for a friend or a treat for yourself. Handbags, jewellery, paintings, and much more are on offer, transforming Festival Bay into not just a hub for leisure and dining but also a retail paradise.

A Season of Excitement and Fun


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A Calendar Bursting with Events

The forthcoming season of 2023 and 2024 promises a jam-packed calendar at Festival Bay. Cultural events, comedy nights, and workshops led by experts in various fields, including sports, entertainment, art therapy, yoga, and cooking, are all in store for visitors. As the season progresses, The Bay will host a variety of comedy nights, food festivals, weekly art exhibitions, live performances by celebrated musicians, roaming entertainers, and dancers. Furthermore, there will be activations celebrating seasonal events such as Diwali and Christmas.

Another outdoor spot at Festival City is Sayf Dubai, which brings the feel of a bright, neon-lit world inspired by the Arabic word for “summer.” Here, you can enjoy a mix of different types of food from around the world, and they also make some delicious cocktails. Plus, you’ll be treated to fantastic dance performances and music by local artists, making it a great place for both food and entertainment.


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Festival Bay at Dubai Festival City is a must-visit, providing an immersive and experiential destination with its diverse food and beverage offerings, charming coffee corners, brand activation zones, interactive art installations, and an overall carnival atmosphere set amidst lush greenery. Each visit is bound to be memorable, promising an unforgettable experience. For further updates and additional information, stay tuned. Your next adventure awaits at Festival Bay!

Where: Dubai Festival City
When: Until April 30, 2024
Entry: Free

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