Issued by the Media Centre of the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment
26 September 2014
Dubai, the city of celebrations, is looking ahead to go into celebration mode once again as it prepares to look its best for the countless exciting experiences that surround the 7th edition of “Eid in Dubai – Eid Al Adha”.
An eye-catching festive ambience is set to take over Dubai in every nook and corner throughout the much awaited holiday season – offering every individual in town, a fantastic sight of a spectacular Dubai, that is welcoming both visitors and residents of all ages and nationalities to celebrate the one-of-a-kind joyful experiences together.
A series of colourful flags, showcasing the beautiful Eid in Dubai logo, will embrace the entire city in the spirit of the season – manifesting the essence of the festival into celebrations galore.
Displayed at various hotspots of Dubai such as Gold Souk, Jumeirah, 2nd December Street, Business Bay, Al Shindagaha, Al Karama Park, Zabeel Park, Dubai Airports Terminals 1, 2 and 3, Sheikh Zayed Road, Floating Bridge, Dubai World Trade Centre and all the leading malls – the flags are set to enhance the holiday atmosphere in the city, complemented by the lively decorations that will come to life after sunset each day.
Those looking to enjoy Dubai's night scene during Eid Al Adha can expect a sparkling and bustling atmosphere – lit up and embellished by the illuminating decorations that are pleasing to the eye and amply contribute to Dubai's celebratory charm and beauty.
The signature Eid in Dubai logo is further set to add a glow of its own on the busy lanes of Sheikh Zayed Road and Al Maktoum Bridge - inviting commuters to soak up every bit of the picturesque surroundings and get together with near and dear ones to enjoy the vibrant occasion.
A spectrum of multi-coloured lights in the shape of inspiring motifs – installed in every other prominent location of Dubai – will further enhance the citywide festive look, as if calling upon the city revellers to be “United in Celebration” during the wonderful Eid in Dubai – Eid Al Adha extravaganza.
“Eid in Dubai – Eid Al Adha” is organized by the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM). The festival will kick off on 25 September and run until 11 October this year featuring a range of family-oriented entertainment and festival-themed experiences and activities for residents and visitors of all ages and nationalities.