As the fall season makes its way to the UAE, it will soon step aside for winter. And truth be told, Dubai is a hot spot for celebrations during winter, which includes everything from the National Day celebrations to a slew of music festivals. So, jumping onto the bandwagon of exciting events that will be gracing the emirate is the much-awaited Christmas Market at Madinat Jumeirah. Yes, the Madinat Festive Market is coming back this year, and it has already announced the dates. Take a look!
Madinat Festive Market Dates Announced
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It’s no secret that the Christmas vibes at the festive market that happens at Jumeirah is a fun-filled affair. Offering something for every visitor, this fiesta is now making its way back to the way this year. As it happens, the official dates have also been announced on the website and it is mentioned that the festivities will begin on December 15, Friday and go on till January 7, 2024. The Madinat Festive Market is expected to transform the Madinat Jumeirah Fort Island into a magical winter wonderland. Spread across a whopping, 1750 m², it will feature a range of immersive family activities, which will include everything from the North Pole Train to Venetian Carousel.
Highlights Of The New Festival Season
Besides fun-filled activities, it’s a great place for gastronome as well. Offering a mouthwatering fair, people will be able to stuff their faces with drool-worthy nibbles while tapping their feet to peppy music being played by a live band. As it happens, the entry to this fiesta is absolutely free! So, it’s certainly a great place to check out without having to worry about paying a hefty entry fee. Additionally, the 36-foot Christmas Tree is certainly going to be a star attraction at the market, as well as being a great photo op. In case you’re wondering about all the fantastic things that will be a part of the festive experience, these will include –
- Light and sound Christmas tree shows
- Mini train rides
- Bungee jumping
- Festive decorated Abra ride
- Gingerbread house
- Festive shopping
- Festive dining
- Venetian Carousel
- Live band entertainment
So, from Monday to Thursday, this festival will be open from 3 PM to late at night and on Friday and Sunday, it will open at 12 PM to late at night.
Go ahead and mark your calendars and let your favourite humans know about this exciting Christmas market that is coming to Dubai.
Cover Image Courtesy: jumeirah.com