WIN AED2,000 voucher to shop at Jumbo Electronics
In celebration of Diwali, the Indian ‘Festival of Lights’, Jumbo Electronics, the UAE’s leading distributor and retailer for IT and consumer electronics, is running Diwali Deals especially for the festival. One lucky winner can win a prize of a voucher worth AED2,000. Established in 1974, Jumbo Electronics has been the chief... Read more
Write your way to stardom in the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature
Young writers and poets in the UAE have a new chance to unleash their creative talents as the annual Emirates Airline Festival of Literature student writing competitions open today. The Oxford University Press Story Writing Competition and Taaleem Award for poetry have become integral additions to the academic calendar,... Read more
Were you among the 5.6 million who visited Global Village?
A record-breaking 5.6 million visitors are said to have made a beeline for Global Village, the multicultural festival park that ended its 21st season on April 8, 2017 after 159 days of operation. Another achievement for the park was its maintaining a score of 9 over 10 in its... Read more
Latin beats will take over the sandpit at the Dubai Latin Fest
Get your feet moving as delicious Latin beats take over the sandpit at the Dubai Latin Fest! Experience and discover the culture and spirit of Latin America right here in Dubai – in true Latino style at the 2-day long Dubai Latin Fest. The festival is definitely one to... Read more
2 Dubai residents become Guinness World Record holders
Guinness World Records participated at the Etisalat Beach Canteen held this February by hosting Guinness World Records Live!, a live record-breaking experience, which allowed participants to practise, attempt and officially break a Guinness world record in real time. Visitors to the venue, which was the official hub of the... Read more
Anita Williams to perform at Emirates Literature Festival
Celebrated Dubai-based jazz singer Anita Williams, will deliver a sultry jazz performance at the closing ceremony of Emirates Literature Festival 2017 on March 11 from 6pm onwards at Dubai Festival City, Anita will join a lineup of entertainment on stage for a jazz duo with fellow musician cellist Soren.... Read more
Laugh all you can at Montreux Comedy Festival
It’s going to be laughter all the way when Montreux Comedy Festival, the biggest French-language comedy festival in the world, presents notable performers from the US, Canada, Switzerland, South Africa and Belgium on March 14 at Sorbonne University in Abu Dhabi and on March 15 and 16 at Dubai... Read more
Catch the Spirit of the Dance show at Global Village
Global Village, the multicultural festival park in Dubai, is presenting the award-winning Spirit of the Dance show in Dubai for the very first time. Known as ‘The Greatest Irish Dance Show in The World’, Spirit of the Dance is inspired by the Irish Riverdance musical. Combining traditional Irish ‘hard-shoe’... Read more
7 top artistes to perform at Arabic Alternative Music Festival
Seven Arabic alternative music sensations will rock the WASLA stage in Dubai on January 20, 2017. The WASLA Arabic Alternative Music Festival has released Dh295 regular tickets for sale alongside Dh445 VIP packages. Tickets are available through Virgin Megastores outlets in Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Mirdif, Dubai... Read more
Anantara readies for second Annual Kite Festival
Anantara Sir Bani Yas Island Resorts will host its second Annual Kite festival on February 3 2017. Promising a day filled with adventure and lots of family fun, Anantara is aiming to colour the sky of Desert Islands Resort & Spa’s beach even more this year. The day which... Read more