Dubai Summer Surprises 2018
When you say summer, it’s always a fun day at the beach with family and friends. Or a vacation here and there. Summer is the most favorite of all seasons, with taglines of summer is forever or endless summer. It definitely has to do with the sun, shining brightly and giving you a warm feeling of happiness.
Here in Dubai, summer is spelled DSS. This 2018, Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) 21st edition will run from 22nd June to 4th August, giving its residents and tourists alike a 6-week shopping extravaganza and more! During DSS, one can enjoy a variety of shopping deals, concerts from international artists and even thrilling competitions and promotions.
DSS kicked off with a 12-hour spectacular sale within six Majid Al Futtaim malls, from 12 noon to midnight on 22nd June 2018. Hundreds of participating stores gave retail discounts of 25% to a massive 90 percent!
The organizer, Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) has more events in store for you and your famiily. In Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), the 19th edition of Modhesh World is set-up which offers tons of family-friendly activities - arcade games and traditional kiddie rides, trampolines, water games, go-karts, inflatables, a hi-tech edutainment at Jam Base, big stage entertainment with delicious food and beverage outlets, and a retail central named Modhesh Bazaar. In association with Dubai Sports Council, DWTC will also be the largest indoor sports venue for the duration of summer. The air-conditioned halls accommodate football, ping pong, badminton, gymnastics, basketball, cycling studio, a ninja warrior course and a well equipped gym
Live shows for children, and adults will definitely enjoy these too, are lined up throughout DSS across different malls - at Dubai Festival City, Hotel Transylvania's Dracula, Mavis, Frankenstein and Murray will be singing and dancing and the Lego Ninjago characters will also be there; at City Walk, your favorite characters will come to life through animation, 3D video production and interactive performances; Paw Patrol will visit Mall of the Emirates and Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck will greet and amuse at Ibn Battuta Mall. Roaming entertainers will be found wandering various malls and giving happiness - the Struzz and stilt puppeteers, colorful parades and sweet coated activities from Candyland, the 'walking box', the levitating street performers, live painting, balloon benders and magic mirrors, theatrical ballerinas and contemporary oud musicians.
There would be special rates too at Wild Wadi, Ski Dubai, La Perle, Magic Planet, VOX movie tickets, hotel accommodations and more! Concerts from international singing sensations and live comedy shows have also come to DSS to liven up the city!
But when the day has come to an end and all the exciting activities have come to rest, what best way to unwind than on a cruise on board a charter yacht wading through Dubai waters underneath Middle East skies with tasty international food and a little fishing adventure on the side. So come and show the world that Dubai is a must-visit summer destination especially during this DSS season!