• Downtown's Wonderful Winter Walk

Souk Al Bahar, the Arabesque-designed shopping and leisure destination with licenced F&B outlets, will wear a festive look and offer visitors a choice of activities to regale.
Retailers at Souk Al Bahar have developed seasonal menus and will offer Gifting Weekend deals of up to 75 percent off. 
Customers who spend a minimum of AED 100 can avail of free gift-wrapping at dedicated stations. The Souk Al Bahar terrace also serves as the perfect spot for photographs framed to the backdrop of Burj Khalifa and The Dubai Fountain.
Participating Retailers:
  • Al Jaber
  • Arabian Oud
  • Oud Elite
  • Bait Al Kandora
  • Cashmere Pashmina
  • Kids Zone
  • Melange Trading
  • Mozaiic
  •  National Iranian Carpets
  • Primavera
  • Selsal
 Explore Magical Moments in Downtown Dubai this Festive Season

It’s time to get festive at #DowntownDubai with a host of events, activities and loveable moments to explore with friends and family.


Take a stroll along Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard  this holiday season and take in the wonder of Downtown’s festive lights, featuring four meter high lit reindeers and row upon row of stars, leaves and doves.


Explore fun activities for all the family from Ice Golf and edutainment by Kidzania Go to wonderful live street performances and festive characters who visit every weekend.


Visit the Dubai Trolley for fresh hot chocolate, gingerbread and marshmallows complete with live festive music, and, capture the perfect selfie at ‘The Wings of Mexico’.


Dubai Opera Festive Market:

Indulge in authentic festive treats and seasonal shopping within the heart of downtown Dubai under the majestic shadow of the Burj Khalifa.
Complementing our outstanding festive shows inside the venue, the Dubai Opera Christmas Market will also include engaging and creative activities and activations for the little ones, including a candy making station, arts and crafts, train rides and more!
Of course, Santa Claus cannot help but get involved in the celebrations and has confirmed his attendance – so come along early to make sure he knows what’s on your Christmas list.

4th – 14th Dec
Weekdays (Sun – Wed) from 4 PM till 10 PM
Weekends (Thu – Sat) from 4 PM till midnight


Kidzania Go:

Dubai’s best edutainment, Kidzania Go, offers an outdoor festive themed corner of arts and crafts for children aged 2-16.
A great environment for children to learn and play and kickstart the winter season together all hosted at Downtown Eats, alongside festive lights and decorations and live performances.

4 PM – 10 PM
13 Dec – 29 Dec daily

Downtown Eats


kidZania Ice Golf:

Play Ice Golf on the iconic Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard this festive season for a fun game of pitch and put golf with your friends or family.
Do something different this winter and play across 5 exciting ice golf holes with friends, family and visitors alike this winter season, sharing fun and joy in a festive themed course.


4 PM - 10 PM
Every weekend from the 5th – 29th Dec

In front of Address Downtown


The Dubai Trolley – Festive Edition:

The Dubai Trolley is transformed into a magical festive café this season serving hot chocolate, gingerbread and delightful festive treats.
Adding to the holiday vibes, The Dubai Trolley Festive Edition is surrounded by festive snow covered trees, sparkling lights and giant nutcrackers complete with falling snow.

A photo opportunity that you don’t want to miss! Listen to live festive musicians performing holiday tunes and watch as festive themed street performers pass by every weekend.

Every weekend from the 13th – 29th Dec

Next to the Emaar Sales Centre


Winter Street Festival

Street Artists:

This Festive season, burst with laughter while enjoying surprising tricks and lots of laughs as we transform the boulevard to a street festival and a stage to international street performers.

Enjoy a variety of entertainers ranging from musicians, magicians, acrobats and more! every weekend from the 5th of December up until the 28th, every Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

4pm  - 10pm

Every Weekend from Dec 5 – Dec 29           

Roaming at SAB, Burj Plaza and the Boulevard


Festive Parade:

The Boulevard once again brings winter magic to Downtown Dubai with a host of festive performers that cater to all audiences.

Stilt candy canes, festive musicians, white fairies, roaming characters and a real life elf on shelf create festive delight and a magical ambiance that’s perfect for friends, family and visitors to enjoy.

Every Weekend from Dec 13 – Dec 29

Roaming on the Boulevard



Schedules & Location

Event Date

12th Dec 2019 - 28th Dec 2019

Event Time

@00:00 - 23:59

Downtown's Wonderful Winter Walk.