This new year has brought along joyous news to shopping aficionados and bargain hunters from all over the world.
The Dubai Shopping Festival is back!!!
DSF 2017 is even bigger, better, and more importantly longer than the last year. Complete with crazy-discounts on the best apparel brands of the world and numerous contests and raffles offering unbelievable awards and prizes.
With so many attractive options to go to, the choice is hard to make. Hence, we have complied a list of top shopping festival attractions you would definitely enjoy:
Who does not like firework displays? No one, I presume!
During DSF 2017, visitors can enjoy firework displays at select locations. Some of the best vantage points includes The Beach(Jumeriah Beach Residence) from January 5-7 and January 19-21 and at the Kite Beach from January 12-14 and January 26-28.
Participate in the amazing raffles during DSF:
There are mind-blowing prizes to be won in the raffles and competitions going on during the festival. Here are the top two raffles to participate in.
First one is the Infiniti Mega Raffle, where you have a chance to win an Infiniti QX70 and AED 150,000 in cash every single day! The tickets cost 200 AED and are available at EPPCO and ENOC petrol stations at the following locations; Baniyas Road, Global Village, Al Seef Street, Al Ghurair Centre, Al Rigga Street, the Gold Souk and the Al Fahidi Street. The results are announced live on SAMA Dubai TV at 10 PM from December 26 to February 4.
The second one is the Nissan Grand Raffle, where the lucky person will win one of the top eight Nissan models(Micra, Sunny, Sentara, Tiida hatchback, X-Trail, Juke, Pathfinder, and Patrol) on offer everyday. You can get the raffle tickets after a purchase of 20 AED worth of non-fuel products at all EPPCO and ENOC petrol stations across Dubai. The results are announced live on SAMA Dubai TV at 10 PM, starting from December 26 to January 28.
Chance to win gold everyday at DSF:
Dubai Gold and Jewellery Group are running an extremely tempting promotion at their partner gold and jewellery showrooms. By spending a minimum of 500 AED, one lucky winner gets to win ½ kilo of gold everyday, and two others can win ¼ kilo of gold. In total, there will be 100 different winners over the 24 days this offer runs(December 26 to January 28).
And on the final day, an extremely lucky person can win 1 kilo of gold.
Markets to watch out for during DSF:
Visit ‘Market Outside the Box’ for an out of box shopping experience. With more than 100 emerging talents exhibiting products from home décor, jewellery design, fashion, and accessories, you are in for one crazy-good shopping experience. The market is based out of Burj Park(at the foot of Burj Khalifa) and opens from January 19 to 28.
If you want to get hold of a premium quality carpet, head to Carpet and Art Oasis, home to some of the rarest and unique handmade carpets around the world. You can visit the Shaikh Saeed Halls 1 and 2(from December 28 to January 15) at the Dubai World Trade Centre to buy the exquisite Afghanistani, Azerbaijani, Irani and Turkish carpets.
Get unbelievable offers on beauty products at DSF:
Come January 6, you will find a separate ‘Beauty District’ in the Fashion Catwalk area of The Dubai Mall. There will be product launches, offers, beauty tutorials from the region’s top experts and promotions, exclusively for beauty and perfume products. The campaign will run till January 14.