Celebrate Community this Eid Al Fitr with Great Shopping, Staycation Deals, Family Fun and much more
Eid calendar of events all over Dubai.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 10 May 2021: Families, friends, residents and visitors can enjoy the Eid Al Fitr break in Dubai with a host of exciting activities, retail offers, foodie deals and hotel getaways to look forward to.
The traditional celebration to mark the end of Ramadan's month of fasting, Eid Al Fitr is one of the most important occasions of the year when Dubai's diverse community comes together to explore and enjoy the wonderful sights and sounds the city is famous for.
Organised by Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), this year's diverse line-up of Eid Al Fitr events has been carefully created to offer something for everyone throughout the four-day public holiday from 11 to 15 May. Each of the stores and venues participating in Dubai's Eid celebrations follow all of the important health and safety rules and procedures, including social distancing and wearing masks at all times.
Shop for the perfect Eid Al Fitr gift with a super selection of retail offers at some of Dubais biggest and best malls and brand-name stores. From 12 to 15 May, customers at perfume specialistsAjmals outlets around the city can enjoy savings of 25 to 50 per cent, 50 per cent off at branches ofArabian Oudand 25 to 75 per cent off atV Perfumes. Jewellery lovers can shop for great deals at bothZen DiamondandJawhara Jewellerystores with 50 per cent off selected items, while customers will receive AED100 off purchases of AED500 or more at branches ofSeddiqi Sons. Homeware specialistsCrate Barrelwill reduce prices on selected items by 40 per cent,Western Furniturewill have a 25 to 75 per cent off deal whileBloomingdales Homewill slash 30 per cent off selected items. Shoppers at fashion storeHollisterwill find Buy One, Get the Other Half Price deals from 13 to 15 May,Gantstores will host savings of 25 to 75 per cent off from 12 to 15 May. Launched exclusively for the Eid Al Fitr holidays,Shoemartstores in Dubai will present the brand's debut capsule footwear collection. Created by acclaimed Saudi shoe designer Lulu Al Hassan, theLulu Loves Celesterange features 12 feminine styles, with designs for every occasion.
Families celebrating Eid Al Fitr atDubai Dolphinariumcan enjoy 25 per cent off admission to the Live Dolphin Seal show by using the promo code EID25 from 12 to 15 May. Enjoy a fun-filled day in the snow atSki Dubaibefore warming up with a delicious cup of hot chocolate this Eid. The venues special Eid Al Fitr pass, priced AED285 and available from 12 to 15 May, includes unlimited access to all Snow Park rides, a scenic ride on the chairlift and the choice of one experience: meet the penguins, a ski lesson, access to the slope for two hours or two rides on the sub-zero zipline.Wild Wadiwaterparks Summer Pass for UAE residents offers super spills and thrills for Eid Al Fitr. Priced at just AED249 passes are valid until 31 August. Visitors to theBouncetrampoline park in Dubai Festival City Mall and Al Quoz during the Eid Al Fitr break can enjoy two hours of leaping and tumbling fun for just AED99 whileSmash Room,in Al Qouz, has a great 10 per cent off deal for kids over Eid holidays. Residents and visitors can pick up tickets to seeLa Perle,the thrilling live acrobatics show at Al Habtoor City, from just AED169. The special Eid promotion runs until 15 May, with daily shows of La Perle throughout the long public holiday.
Guests checking into theH Hotelcan celebrate Eid Al Fitr with a relaxing city escape with family and friends. Book a minimum of four nights and enjoy 30 per cent off the best available room rates. Prices start from AED299 per night for stays between 12 to 16 May.Palazzo Versace Dubais Eid getaway deal includes a stay in a Versace-designed room or suite, relaxing and rejuvenating spa treatments, daily breakfast and lunch for two plus 20 per cent off a wide range of culinary experiences from AED1,190++ per night from 11 to 15 May.JW Marriott Marquisin Business Bay is inviting residents and visitors to enjoy a luxurious Eid getaway for AED712++ per night. Available from 12 to 15 May, the offer includes complimentary breakfast and dinner, access to the outdoor terrace pool, the hotel fitness centre and the award-winning SARAY Spa. For AED716 per night, residents and visitors can book an Eid break at theConrad Dubai Hoteland enjoy luxurious relaxation and five-star amenities. TheBurJuman Arjaan by Rotanahotel in Bur Dubai has special Eid rates starting from AED355 per room per night. The offer includes a free upgrade to the next room category, subject to availability, breakfast for two, complimentary Magic Planet arcade cards with credit, one complimentary extra bed per room and children aged six and below eat for free during their stay.
Dubai Festival City Malls Eid Al Fitr celebrations will allow families to meet characters from Paw Patrol plus be in with a chance of winning a 2020 model Dodge Charger car when they spend AED250 or more at any store from 6 to 15 May. Eid atThe Pointeon the Palm Jumeirah will be a festival of fun and great fountain shows from 13 to 15 May. The outdoor dining and retail venue will host a special Disney Fountain show each night from 6pm onwards. From 12 to 14 May,La Merwill mark the Eid holiday with special menus and offers at its wide range of restaurants.Mall of the Emiratesand Ripe Market will host the Dar Al Hai market during Eid, offering unique shopping opportunities for fashion accessories, home dcor, games, Arabic sweets and more. There will also be a customization stand by THATconcept Shop, exhibition stalls and a vintage corner until 15 May.Mercato MallandTown Centre Jumeirahwill give shoppers an opportunity to win cash as part of a great Spend Win prize draw during Eid Al Fitr. For every AED200 shoppers spend in either mall, they will be entered into a raffle to take home AED10,000. Families visitingCity CentreDeiracan win a new Eid outfit with Centrepoints great giveaway. Shoppers and diners who visit Food Central in the mall can take part in a fun quiz, with gift vouchers to pick out new outfits from Centrepoint up for grabs. The quiz will be held from around 6pm to 9pm each day of the Eid break.
Food Events and Promotions
There are more than 20 special FB events and deals for families and friends to enjoy across the city during the Eid Al Fitr holidays. Foodies can indulge in a six-course tasting menu atAl Muntaharestaurant at theBurj Al Arabhotel, a special Peruvian set menu atCOYA, or head toHotel Cartagenaat theJW Marriott Marquisto explore South American cuisine blended with Middle Eastern flavours and hints of local spices. Families can enjoy an Eid buffet atImperiumatJumeirah Zabeel Saraywhile kids eat for free atBrasserie2.0atLe Royal Meridien Beach Resort Spa,The PalmeryatJumeirah Al NasseemandSloane'srestaurant at theGrosvenor HouseDubai.The special Eid Folly Garden atFolly by Nick and Scottand the Le Weekend Brunch atBistro Des Artson Friday or Saturday are not to be missed, plus, each day of the Eid Al Fitr breakReform Social Grillin The Lakes will host an alfresco Big British BBQ. Held on the outdoor terrace, the event features a menu full of meaty treats and is the perfect spot for families and friends.
Shoppers headed toDubai Shopping Mall Groupvenues over Eid Al Fitr will be in with the chance of winning a share of cash prizes up to AED200,000. Customers who spend AED200 at any of the participating malls up until May 15 will receive a raffle coupon. During the three days of Eid, a total of 40 people will win AED5,000 each, with 20 raffle winners announced on day one and 10 winners on days two and three.
The Dubai Comedy Festival will return for a 10-day citywide takeover by world-class multilingual stand-up shows plus a comedy bazaar and much more. Held from 13 to 22 May, the Dubai Comedy Festival will take place at multiple locations across the city with more details to be announced shortly. The Dubai Opera will host the first-ver hologram concert for the late celebrated Egyptian singer Abdel Halim Hafez on 13 and 14 May. The 90-minute show will feature some of the singers most popular songs during an incredible evening of music.
Al Hai, a dynamic and illuminating experience that takes visitors on a journey through a series of light installations inspired by the layout and landmarks of Emirati neighbourhoods, will return for Eid Al Fitr. Located at Last Exit in Al Khawaneej from 13 to 15 May, visitors will be able to explore a stunning collection of light displays that create unique and intriguing boundaries representing domestic and architectural events. Open daily to families and art fans, Al Hais lights will be switched on at 7pm each evening.
About Dubai's Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism)
With the ultimate vision of positioning Dubai as the worlds leading tourism destination and commercial hub, Dubai Tourisms mission is to increase the awareness of Dubai among global audiences and to attract tourists and inward investment into the emirate. Dubai Tourism is the principal authority for the planning, supervision, development and marketing of Dubais tourism sector. It markets and promotes the Emirates commerce sector and is responsible for the licensing and classification of all tourism services, including hotels, tour operators and travel agents. Brands and departments within the Dubai Tourism portfolio include Dubai Business Events, Dubai Calendar, and Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment.
About Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment
Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) is responsible for developing Dubais retail and festival sectors and supporting the positioning of Dubai as a world-class tourism destination with year-round family entertainment, shopping and events.