The World’s Biggest Book Fair Is Coming To Dubai This October

by Vaishnavi Venkataraman
The World’s Biggest Book Fair Is Coming To Dubai This October

Book worms, get ready for a massive loot! The world’s biggest and most favourite book fair- the Big Bad Wolf is coming to town next month. The mega sale will take place at Dubai Studio City from 10-20 October.

What’s It?

The world’s biggest book fair; the Big Bad Wolf is coming to Dubai this October and its going to be bigger and better this time! Book worms can head to Dubai Studio City from 10-20 October to pick up the latest and the best sellers.

The event will be hosted at Sound Stages 2 and 3, Dubai Studio City. The good news is that the fair will be open 24 hours, so incase you are up until late, you know where to head. Entrance to the fair is absolutely free and visitors can also enjoy a 50-70% discount on the retail price. So, now is the time to give your book shelf a brand new makeover, without breaking your bank!

There’s also a VIP day on 9 October for book lovers who want to pick a copy of the best sellers, before its all gone. That aside, the fair will host an impressive collection ranging from novels to fiction, cook books, art and design reads and business best sellers.

What Else?

Meanwhile, another big fest coming to Dubai this October.

Its that time of the year again, Dubai! The region’s favourite and the biggest shopping fest, the Global Village is all set for its 24th edition. Starting 29 October 2019, Global Village fans can gear up to hover around food stalls and shop from across the world, while in Dubai.

Last year’s season kicked off on October 30, 2018 and saw a whopping seven million visitors. In fact, the event was such a grand success, that organisers extended it by a week, altering the closing date to be April 13. Commenting about last year’s event, Bader Anwahi, Chief Executive Officer of Global Village said, “We continue to remain in-step with changes in the entertainment industry as well as the tastes and preferences of our guests as we contemporise our core offering that encompasses shopping, dining, entertainment and fun-fair.”


Location: Sounds Stages 2 and 3, Dubai Studio City
Timings: 24 hours
Date: 10-20 October
Cost: Free