It’s all sugar, spice and everything nice at Deira City Centre!
It’s a Candy World Adventure until 6th July
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 27 June 2012 – The mall central galleria has transformed into a magical candy world festooned with gigantic lollipops and trees full of sweets in all colors – It’s a Candy World Adventure until July 6th at Deira City Centre. Families visiting the mall are being taken on a journey to candy-themed workshops, live entertainment shows, and a marching parade.
Kids can take part in candy-themed arts and crafts workshops at Centre Stage from 12pm to 9pm Sunday – Tuesday and 12pm to 6pm Wednesday – Saturday. Extended workshops are July 5th and 6th from 12pm to 9pm.
Starting now to June 30th and July 3rd – 4th, “Lollypopcorn Town” will be performing a live song and dance show. Shoppers can get to know the characters during the parade on July 1st – 2nd at 6pm, 7:30pm, and 9pm. The bright and colourful show takes families on a journey to an extraordinary place full of candy themed escapades and whimsical activities.
To extend Deira City Centre’s appreciation for everyone in the community and bring a smile to children’s faces, giant lollipops hanging from the branches of a life-size candy tree on display will be given away to Dubai Autism Center and Dubai Foundation for Women and Children.
Throughout DSS, shoppers at the mall can also take advantage of exciting sales and try their chances at winning 100 Gold Coins daily by spending AED 300 on the same day. Visit https://www.facebook.com/DeiraCityCentre for more information about all of Deira City Centre’s promotional activities this DSS.
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About Deira City Centre
Deira City Centre is the original flagship mall in the Majid Al Futtaim Properties portfolio. Launched in 1995, it pioneered the concept of combining shopping and entertainment in the region. It remains one of the region’s most visited destinations, attracting over 20 million visitors a year.
The Centre has over 370 stores including its anchors – Carrefour, Debenhams, Iconic, Sharaf DG, Virgin Megastore and Paris Gallery. It prides itself with its wide range of mid-market popular brands such as Zara, Forever 21, H&M, Splash, Marks & Spencer, American Eagle and Toys R Us, as well as a host of electronic stores.
In addition to offering a great and convenient shopping experience, the Centre also features City Centre Hotel and Residence, managed by Pullman; VOX Cinemas, an 11-screen multiplex cinema, Magic Planet family entertainment centre, as well as a food court and several international restaurants and cafes; dedicated tourist services; and a Metro Station at its doorstep.
About Majid Al Futtaim Properties
Majid Al Futtaim Properties is the leading developer of shopping malls together with hotels and communities in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Majid Al Futtaim Properties has changed the face of shopping, leisure and entertainment across the region with eleven world-class malls operating in the UAE, Bahrain, Oman and Egypt and two currently under development in Cairo, Egypt and Beirut, Lebanon. In April 2012, Majid Al Futtaim Properties opened its sixth strategic mall in the UAE with Fujairah City Centre.. The Company’s shopping malls continue to witness a steady increase in footfall with more than 140 million visitors in 2011. Majid Al Futtaim Properties has earned numerous accolades and awards from international organisations that have recognised its leadership and the quality of its properties.
Majid Al Futtaim Properties has four flagship shopping malls; three in Dubai and one in Bahrain. In Dubai, Deira City Centre boasts over 370 stores, leisure and entertainment facilities and over 50 restaurants and cafes; Mall of the Emirates houses over 520 international retail brands, including 80 luxury stores and the world-renowned Ski Dubai; and Mirdif City Centre offers visitors a mix of retail, leisure and entertainment options including 430 stores and iFLY Dubai , an indoor skydiving centre. Bahrain City Centre is the largest shopping, leisure and entertainment complex in Bahrain with 340 international brands including 60 dining options, and features Wahooo!, the region’s first region’s first indoor- outdoor waterpark.
Majid Al Futtaim Properties also owns nine hotels in the UAE and one in Bahrain, all of which are linked to the company's shopping malls. The hotels’ strategic proximity to the company’s shopping malls promotes direct access to a wider international demographic and attract more than 1.2 million guests annually.
The Company is currently developing three master-planned communities. The Wave, Muscat, a joint venture with the Government of Oman; will combine more than 4,000 beautiful properties, Almouj Golf, Almouj Marina, four premier hotels and new retail, leisure and dining opportunities at a seafront address in the new heart of Muscat. The 250,000 sq.m Waterfront City development, a joint venture with Société Joseph Khoury & Fils Holding SAL, will feature over 1500 residential homes, an office district, shopping mall, 2 international hotels, as well as multiple parks and a marina front promenade. Finally, Al Zahia, developed by Sharjah Holding, a joint venture between the Government of Sharjah and Majid Al Futtaim Properties, will be a fully integrated community featuring a range of villas, apartments and commercial units.