Are you keen about shopping?  Have you ever dreamt to be a part of Dubai Shopping Festivals, (DSF)?? …  Would you like to know a little more about Dubai Shopping Festivals 2018? Here, we have tried to pen down few facts about DSF and its attractions. If ever you dreamt to be a part of the upcoming festival, this article will be helpful for you.

Dubai Shopping Festival  is much more than a shopping fiesta and is a dream comes true for shopaholics and brand freaks. The event is successfully organized with the joint effort of Dubai Festivals Retail Sector Promotion Establishment (DFRE), Dubai Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM).

DSF is a thrill and delight for every shopping enthusiast as it is jam packed with Spectacular events, celebrity shows, shopping deals, fashion shows, flash mobs, fireworks etc. Every year in December, Dubai greets DSF with spectacular firework and soon the city turns out to be a land of celebration and illumination, shopping and fascination, games and adventure, multi-cuisine fare and multi-ethnic culture. During the event, the city turn to be a shopper’s paradise with lucky draws, entertainment shows, food fiesta etc and people of all-age groups are fascinated by this mega-event...

Let us take a look into the, major attractions of Dubai Shopping Festivals.

TAX free Shopping

If you love to arrange your wardrobe with branded clothes, jewelry, leather bags, watches, cars, electronic items etc then Dubai Shopping Festivals is going to be the best time. During the festival shopping malls, brands etc offers discount up to 75% and you can easily buy your favorite for a cheaper price. Other than clothes and accessories you will also get electronic items, carpets, art works, perfumes, crafts, etc for a budget-friendly rate.

Global Village

Global Village

The prominent attraction of Dubai Shopping Festivals is Global Village. It is considered as the largest entertainment and leisure project of the world. Here, you will find more than 70 countries displaying their local culture, cuisines, crafts and other products. On stage programs like, dance show, acrobats display, music shows etc make the village more attractive and appealing.

Dubai Shopping Festivals Carnival

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Another attraction of the festival is DSF carnival. Every weekend events based on different themes are performed here. You will witness a fabulous display of events performed by jugglers, musicians, stilt walkers, cyclists etc. Spectacular parades and shows are also performed by renowned international artists, acrobats, dancers etc.

Carpet Oasis

This exhibition-cum-sale is a treasure- hunt for carpet lovers because here you will get to see the display of wide- variety of carpets produced by different countries from around the globe. This oasis provides you with a chance to grab, the “largest”, “unique” and “rarest” carpets, art crafts, antiques, handicrafts etc.

Children Show

During Dubai Shopping Festivals, children get a chance for entertainment and fun as the malls and game zones come up with exclusive shows and events. These Fun activities keep kids occupied without making parents worried as the deals and offers make it very economical.


DSF is an amazing stage for Sports lovers as they get an opening to partake in a wide- range of sports-activities like Hockey on Synthetic Surface, Ice Hockey, Open Tennis Championship, and Russian Ballet on Ice Skating Rowling Championships, desert sports etc


Dubai shopping festivals

DSF is an opportunity for foodies to get familiar with delicious dishes ranging from Arabic, Italian, Indian, French, and Chinese etc. Gourmet us a major attraction of the event due to the presence of Celebrity chefs, cooking contests, other interesting events.

Apart from the above mentioned attractions, Dubai Shopping Festivals surprise Dubai visitors and locals with Prizes and lucky draws, Cultural/Entertainment Events, tours in Dubai etc …

In every sense, Dubai Shopping Festivals is an occasion to full fill your travel and shopping dreams!

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