1. Madinat Jumeirah Christmas Market – Dubai
Discover a winter wonderland at the Madinat Jumeirah Christmas Market, covering 1750 square meters of the Souk. It boasts a stunning 36-foot Christmas tree adorned with baubles, stars, and candy canes, surrounded by oversized presents. Enjoy shopping, live music, and an Arabian ambiance. Indulge in festive treats while kids have a blast with snowball fights, bungee trampolines, and more. Don’t miss the Abra ride with Santa and gingerbread house decorating. Open from December 15, 2023 to January 7, 2024, open from 3pm till late on Monday-Thursday and 12pm till late on Friday-Sunday. Best part is – free entry for all. Visit their website for more of their festive details.
2. Winter City – Dubai
Get ready for an enchanting Christmas transformation as Santa Claus and his team of elves sprinkle their magic dust over Expo City once again. Last year’s Winter City event was such a hit that they’re bringing it back for Christmas 2023, and it promises to be bigger and better than ever before. Get ready to immerse yourself in the festive spirit, from towering Christmas trees to heartwarming caroling sessions and engaging workshops. Mark your calendars because the holiday extravaganza kicks off on Sunday, December 8, and keeps the yuletide cheer alive until Sunday, January 7. That’s plenty of time for you to explore this captivating winter wonderland! Visit their website for more festive details.
3. Winter Garden At Habtoor Palace- Dubai
The Winter Garden at the forefront of Habtoor Palace Dubai welcomes everyone, including furry companions, inviting leisurely strolls amidst its enchanting ambiance. This captivating spot boasts an enticing assortment of culinary delights showcased at its food stalls, offering visitors an exquisite gastronomic journey that lasts until January 31st.
Families are in for a treat as the little ones revel in the specially curated kid’s play area by Extreme Excite, allowing parents to savor the diverse offerings from numerous food and beverage kiosks scattered throughout the Winter Garden. Head here for some festive cheer with dazzling illuminations and ornate decorations. Visit their website to know more details.
4. Winter District At Emirates Towers – Dubai
Emirates Towers is gearing up for a festive celebration! Following the success of the Ramadan District earlier this year, a magical Christmas market is set to unfold between December 14 and January 4. The winter wonderland at Jumeirah Emirates Towers will boast a massive Christmas tree, giant snowmen, a huge advent calendar, and various other enchanting elements. Visitors of all ages can partake in exciting activities such as a carousel, a donut snow slide, horse rides, and more. To ensure everyone stays warm and fueled, a variety of food trucks will be on hand, serving up delicious sips and bites. Visit their website for more festive details.
Dubai’s Winter Markets promise an unforgettable season filled with joy, wonder, and delightful surprises.