The Ultimate Guide To Dubai Summer Surprises 2020

by Vaishnavi Venkataraman
The Ultimate Guide To Dubai Summer Surprises 2020

Its been a while since we heard or saw anything like this right? The Covid chaos has turned things upside down but Dubai is slowly trying to find its ground. The emirate opened for tourists on 7 July, promising a safe and enjoyable trip. And with that, the city is all set to welcome summer with a bang! Dubai Summer Surprises is back in town and there’s no stopping us!

The 23rd annual Dubai Summer Surprises begins on 9 July, and brings with it seven weeks of discounts and promotions to malls across the emirate. Take a look at what’s in store!

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1. Fireworks At Pointe

Residents and citizens can enjoy three epic nights of stunning fireworks, as the city kicks off one of the biggest annual retail fest. You can watch the epic display at The Pointe every night from Thursday July 16 to Saturday July 18, starting at 8.30pm. With Atlantis as the backdrop for the gala event, this one’s sure to be a favorite for grammers- so don’t miss it! There’s also a host of events, promotions and of course competitions in store.

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2. 12-Hour Sale

All MAF malls across Dubai will host a 12-hour sale starting from 10am until 10pm on 9 July. Shopaholics can enjoy up to 25 per cent to 90 per cent on a wide range of products. Besides, there’s also a 12 Hour Share Millionaire raffle with a grand lucky draw for 1 million Share Points to spend in MAF malls. Take a look at all the Long Weekends, Sales, And Festivals To Watch Out For In Dubai In 2020.

Picture Credit: Gulf News

3. Performances Across Dubai

Kids and adults can enjoy live performances each weekend at malls across Dubai. The Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Deira, City Centre Mirdif, Dubai Outlet Mall, Nakheel Mall, Ibn Battuta Mall and Dubai Festival City will bring smiles to the faces of visitors with lots of fun entertainment on offer.

4. Yoga At The Top Of Burj Khalifa

Yoga At The Top invites fitness freaks to enjoy a unique workout, amidst breathtaking views. The classes take place thrice a week and up to 24 yoga enthusiasts can soak up the early morning views with classes taking place from 7am. And if the heat is getting to you, Sip, Slurp & Beat The Dubai Heat With These Creamy Lassis.

5. Book Your Own Cinema Hall

Move buffs can watch a movie in private with their family and friends. Vox Cinemas at Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Deira and City Centre Mirdif is allowing movie lovers to book the whole theatre to themselves. The private movie screening is available all through DSS, allowing up to 10 guests in each theatre hall. Standard experiences cost AED 450 per person, and the gold experience is AED 800.

6. Plan A Staycation

Luxury hotels in the city have launched some irresistible deals during the DSS. Guests checking into Fairmont The Palm, Movenpick JBR, Amwaj Rotana and The Address Downtown Dubai will receive up to 50 per cent off their room rates. Here’s a quick round up of some of the best deals in town:

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  • Jumeirah Zabeel Saray- Up to 40 per cent off to all UAE citizens and residents
  • Sheraton Jumeirah Beach- 100 per cent of the cost of a room back in food and drink during their stay
  • The Two Seasons Hotel- Price of rooms is reduced by 30 per cent
  • Dusit Thani Dubai – Guests will receive AED 300 in food and beverage vouchers for each AED 450 room booked at the property
  • Marina Hotel Apartments- Guests can enjoy four nights for the price of three. The deal is available for family-friendly suites, and includes with breakfast and children’s toys.

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7. Chill Out At Ski Dubai

Interesting in skiing? Budding skiers can now learn the art in under 48 hours for just AED 600. The two-day crash course is complete with their famous hot chocolate! Besides, Ski Dubai’s annual summer pass is now available at AED 250 per person, offering unlimited access to the Snow Park, up to two hours on the slopes, 40 minutes in the Penguin Encounter attraction, or a one-hour Discovery Lesson. In addition, the snow park is also offering four tickets for the price of three. That means, a family of four can enjoy the facilities for AED 750. However, UAE Announces New Travel Rules For British Tourists Visiting Dubai.

Photo Credits – Ski Dubai / Facebook