Souk Al Marfa at Dubai Islands, the new
waterfront souk and marketplace by Nakheel, is marking the UAE’s
Golden Jubilee with a 3-day festival featuring an array of fun-filled
activities from 2 to 4 December.
Celebrate the 50 th National Day along Souk Al Marfa’s waterfront at
Village 4, from 2 pm to 10 pm and indulge in a plethora of live activations
during the long weekend.
The free-to-enter festival will feature an exclusive motor show with
300 super cars on display, stage shows, roaming entertainment, DJ
performances, remote control car shows and competitions, as well as
food trucks for everyone to enjoy. The 3-day extravaganza will also host
live cooking stations, Arabian traditional tents, live sketching and graphic
illustrations and a thrift market by ‘Dude Just Dude’, a homegrown
marketplace for creators and aspiring entrepreneurs.
Promising to deliver something for everyone, the festival will also
host a carpet exhibition and a souk wide sale featuring 50% off on all
groceries, household appliances and electronics across the shopping
More than 700 shops currently operate at Souk Al Marfa with
another 300 set to open in the next month. Souk Al Marfa’s operating
hours are from 10 am to 10 pm Sunday to Wednesday, 2 pm to 12
midnight on Friday and 10 am to 12 midnight Thursday and Saturday.