Discover the Magic of the Holiday Season in Dubai

Dubai is holding Holiday Events & Winter Festivals in these days. There will be plenty of attractions, entertainment, shopping experiences and festive cheer during the month.

Yes, one can surely celebrate Christmas in Dubai! Dubai is a multicultural society representing various nationalities and religions so everyone will be able to celebrate the holidays with enthusiasm and fun.

Already the cheerfulness of Christmas in Dubai has begun with the emirate becoming lively and joyous; several festive activities are planned during the month. So, if your family likes to celebrate the merry holidays, then consider a vacation in Dubai as the emirate offers jolly winter wonderlands for a fun-filled Christmas season.

Whether your winter holiday trip involves shopping at Christmas Markets or participate in Festive Wonderlands, Dubai can be magical during the season.

During the holiday season, the Christmas tree is the shining centerpiece, so this week, Fume at Pier 7, Dubai Marina, will be hosting the traditional Christmas tree lighting ceremony at 12pm onwards serving festive dishes accompanied with Christmas carols.

The Dubai Mall, which is by far the largest shopping center in the emirate with its 1,200 shops and 160 restaurants and cafes—thus earning its title of a shopper’s paradise—will be one of the best Christmas shopping destinations. With the beautifully decorated tree and popular festive songs and the experience of meeting Santa Claus, families can have their share of holiday fun while getting last minute presents. Families can experience plenty of shops, leisure activities and find plenty of amusement this time of year also at Mall of The Emirates. This is an entire shopping resort, plus more.

A place to find a white Christmas is Ski Dubai (a snow park) thanks to indoor facilities with real snow that provide slopes to sled, ski, or snowboard. Venues like Ski Dubai’s indoor snow park make this possible to enjoy Winter sports and snow play. Kids and adults engage on an 85-meter-high indoor synthetic fabricated mountain for a fun-filled snow experience sledding, skiing and snowboarding.

While Ski Dubai ( is the most desired venue for the entire family to enjoy real snow all year round, the Dubai Ice Rink ( is offering unlimited fun for skating enthusiasts at The Dubai Mall. The Olympic-size Dubai Ice Rink offers a full program of coaching from basic “learn to skate” to advanced figure skating. In addition to skating sessions and training lessons, the rink has public skating too. Be sure to check the website for promotions and pricing in addition to schedules and timings before going. All equipment can be hired or purchased on site.

The Dubai Ice Rink will also host new ice dance performances in celebration of the festive season during the Dubai Snowfest festive market that will open on 14 Dec 2016. So, either to delight in shopping in the seasonal ambiance of a winter village market, or experience the magic of ice skating, this is the place to be. There are to be plenty of stalls selling gifts and goodies, as well as live music, food and beverage booths and, of course, Santa’s Grotto.

As one can see, there are lots of things to do in Dubai during the winter holidays whether you celebrate Christmas or not; so head to Dubai and participate to the many festive activities planned during this month for a fun-filled vacation.

Discover the Magic of the Holiday Season in Dubai

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