Dubai is undoubtedly the “shopping destination” and why not! It has more than 70 malls offering a massive range of products. No point saying that it a shopaholic's dream destination. But what can excite you, even more, is the Dubai Shopping Festival. Know more!
Dubai Shopping Event (DSF)
DSF came into existence in 1996, but it eventually became a tourist attraction in no time. Then it got promoted as a mandatory inclusion in every traveller's bucket list. Considering the statistical data, around 3 million visitors from around the world attend the shopping festival every year. This premier festival is the largest shopping extravaganza, which is for shopping and festivities.
DSF is a festival for one month that offers sales and huge discounts in almost every store of every item. Apart from this, there are festivities taking place in every park, mall, or other tourist places the entire month. The unique activities and attractions make your shopping experience even more exciting. Anyway, who gets bored with shopping on crazy discounts and sales?
DSF has now also become a must-visit in the tour packages of every travel agency. And why not? This time gives a heavenly feeling to every shopaholic. But to guide you the right way, here we mention some of the must-buy items during DSF. Believe it or not, you can't miss out on these.
Get spoilt with choices available in fragrances. Even the high-end stores offer discounts and become cheaper ones during the DSF month.
Every woman who's an ardent fan of authentic jewellery and loves to keep a collection, DSF, is your place! You can not resist yourself once you have your eyes on the unique designs and discounted prices.
Every leather item from cosmetics to bags and jackets, you get everything at affordable prices, and you would love to shop for these designer pieces.
The electronics section is the one that offers crazy discounts that you can't combat. All those who want to put hands on gadgets, this is the best time. Many companies also launch new and unique products during DSF. So, get these brand-new items on minimal price, or if your luck permits, win them through offers or ruffle draws.
Massive discounts are available on the complete range of watches from quartz dial, diamond-studded watches, and other extravagant picks. If you have been looking for such an opportunity to shop for your favourite style, here you go!
Not practically possible for travellers, but if you can, you should shop for branded furniture products at discounted prices. Various home appliances are also available for prices that you can't even imagine.
Oh, wait! This isn't it. DSF has a lot more in the package for you. These were just the basic things that you've got to buy from the festival. However, many things are there apart from shopping that can give you insane fun and a bucket full of memories. Therefore, what else should you do? Here we mention:
Events in malls, parks, and other attractions
All malls and parks in Dubai organize various activities other than just offering you insane discounts to shop. Especially, Dubai Mall is the place you should visit during this month. The mall uses ice rink as the ramp for a fashion show and offers a lot of fun to its visitors. Fashion shows and flash mobs are quite common in every mall. Yet, it is fun as they organize games and allow gifts to the winners from the audience.
This is what attracts the maximum of visitors. Dubai organizes the major film festivals like the Children's International Film Festival and Dubai International Film Festival during the DSF month. So, attend the festival, enjoy the movies and watch your favourite star walk the red carpet and take interviews.
Workshops and exhibitions
No matter which place you are in Dubai during DSF, you'll find workshops and exhibitions in every place, from parks to resorts, from hotels to malls, and from the downtown area to landmark destinations. Also, they organize celebrity meet and greet. The most exciting part of these workshops is the ruffle draws that allows the winners to take gifts like cats, gold, furniture, home appliances, and cash home.
Through the entire month of DSF, you'll see live shows, plays, events, and music concerts on streets conducted by artists and musicians. These impressive plays have the power to make you stop and indulge in the event wholeheartedly. You'll also witness parades in the colourful atmosphere of downtown.
You're excited to attend the DSF. However, it would be best if you had someone who plans everything for you – what places you should visit, how you'll commute, etc. Hence, Sailani Tours N Travels bring to you the impeccable tour packages that plan everything for you, and you can only plan for your enjoyment. Contact now and have a fantastic shopping experience at the Dubai Shopping Festival!