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Celebration at your Souk of More!

Clown/Magician
8th – 10th July

Friday – Sunday.

5.45 pm 7.45 pm and 9.15 pm

Storyteller

8th –10th

July
Friday – Sunday.

6.30 pm, 8.00 pm and 10.00 pm

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6 weeks OF Fun at Camp Laeib

6 weeks OF Fun at Camp Laeib

Week 1 – Travel & Discover the World.
Week 2 – Hobbies, Dreams & Aspirations.
Week 3 – Summer Camp Fun Challenges.
Week 4 – Designing a kids world.
Week 5 – Festivals around the World.
Week 6 – Celebrations in UAE.

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Mega Grocery Sale returns to Souk Al Marfa with incredible deals

Get up to 50% off on all essential items for 10 days starting 9 June

Snatch the best deals in town and save on weekly grocery and food bills as Souk Al Marfa, the waterfront souk and marketplace at Deira Islands, kicks off the Mega Grocery Sale from 9 to 19 June.

Visitors can earn up to 50% off on grocery and household items such as spices, rice, soaps, shampoo, cleaning products and more from 39 major wholesale stores such as Fakhruddin, Mohiddeen, Falcon, Safco, Spire International, Omega Spices, Rashid Shabbir Trading, Choithrams and Smart Line trading. 

Shoppers can also look froward to Souk Al Marfa’s annual Mega Souk Sale starting from 23 June to 9 July and can get up to 50% off on select items across fashion, electronics, perfume, skin care and more, with over 50 different retailers to pick from.  

 Souk Al Marfa’s new operating hours are 12 noon to 12 midnight from Sunday to Thursday, 2 pm to 2 am on Friday and 12 pm to 2 am on Saturday.

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Souk Al Marfa to host month-long night market this Ramadan

To mark the holy month of Ramadan, Souk Al Marfa the waterfront souk and marketplace at Deira Islands, will be hosting a daily night market from 1 to 30 April starting from 8 pm to 2 am. 

As part of the market’s daily programme, Souk Al Marfa is collaborating with the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) to host free iftar tents for 150 people every day from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm, which will then be transformed to a food hall from 8 pm onwards. The night market will also encompass a range of Majlis tents featuring Arabic sweets and relaxing lounges as well as over 35 kiosks that sell a range of Ramadan-related products such as oud perfumes, Jalabiyas, dates and more.

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Ramadan night market to feature free daily iftar tents, Majlis lounge areas, kiosks, roaming entertainment, engaging activities and a play area for kids

Muath Abdelkader AlRais, General Manager at Souk Al Marfa, said: “We are pleased to be hosting our first Ramadan night market at Souk Al Marfa. Ramadan marks a momentous occasion and creates an opportunity for us to engage with our customers in new and interactive ways. We look forward to welcoming visitors of all ages to our waterfront destination and wish all the ones who are observing Ramadan a blessed month ahead.” 

Visitors can also enjoy roaming entertainment along the destination’s outdoor area including Egyptian folklore, Arabic dances, musical performances as well as indoor activations such as face painting, arts and crafts and more. There will also be a dedicated outdoor play area for kids to enjoy.

More than 950 shops currently operate at Souk Al Marfa with another 200 set to open soon across various categories such as carpets, lights, spices, fashion, electronics, as well as the authentic Thai and Persian markets.  Souk Al Marfa’s operating hours in Ramadan are from 12 pm to midnight from Monday to Thursday, 2 pm to 2 am on Friday and 12 pm to 2 am on Saturday and Sunday.

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Celebrate Holi at Colour Fest 2022 at Souk Al Marfa

Located at the waterfront, visitors can enjoy F&B kiosks, colourful experiences and a ticketed live performance on 19 March

Fill your day with colour, music, dance and delicious food as Souk Al Marfa, the waterfront souk and marketplace, celebrates Holi, the popular Indian festival, featuring F&B kiosks, the smearing of coloured powder around and ticketed live performances from Harrdy Sandhu, Money Aujla and Funky Boyz on 19 March from 10 am to 6 pm. 

Also known as the festival of colours, Holi celebrates the triumph of good over evil and the changing of the seasons from winter to spring. Taking place at the stunning waterfront, the festival promises a wealth of F&B kiosks and stalls featuring traditional and modern Indian delicacies, Insta-worthy installations and illuminating and vibrant colours to enact the traditional ritual. 

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Enjoy a one-of-a-kind live performance from ‘Soch’ singer Harrdy Sandhu, pop star Money Aujla and Funky Boyz, winners of the ‘most entertaining DJ based band in India’ playing their hit songs throughout the day. Tickets to the riveting line-up shows can be purchased on Platinumlist.ae

In line with the new Saturday – Sunday weekend, Souk Al Marfa’s operating hours are 10 am to 10 pm from Monday to Thursday, 2 pm to 12 midnight on Friday, and 10 am to 12 midnight on Saturday and Sunday.

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Fasten your seatbelts as the UAE edition of Red Bull Car Park Drift returns to Souk Al Marfa this weekend

Another year brings another exciting edition of the Red Bull Car Park Drift to Souk Al Marfa, the waterfront souk and marketplace at Deira Islands. The nation’s most talented drifters will unite once again for one of the most thrilling events in the region’s motorsports calendar on Sunday 6 March from 11 am to 6 pm. 

Competitor performs during Red Bull Car Park Drift at Souq Marfaa Palm Deira in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on April 2, 2021

The 2022 UAE qualifiers of the Red Bull Car Park Drift will be judged by the biggest names in the motorsport world including: Jordanian drift king Ahmad Daham; Emirati motocross champion Mohammed Al Balooshi; Lebanon’s Yousif Basil, and Yemeni Wadhah Abdullah Ali, not to mention the return of Lebanese drifting legend and Red Bull athlete, Abdo Feghali, as the event director. 

Muath Abdelkader AlRais, General Manager of Souk Al Marfa, said: “We are pleased to be hosting the Red Bull Car Park Drift qualifiers at Souk Al Marfa for the second year in a row. Motorsport has always been a key priority for us, having previously hosted various car shows and exhibitions that garnered city-wide engagement. We wish this year’s qualifiers all the luck and look forward to welcoming all the car enthusiasts for a great show.”  

Abdo Feghali performs during Red Bull Car Park Drift at Souq Marfaa Palm Deira in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on April 2, 2021

Abdo Feghali, Red Bull athlete and drifting legend, said: “We are excited to be returning to Souk Al Marfa for one of the most highly-anticipated events on the motorsports calendar. Every year, we explore new, skilled and passionate drivers and we can’t wait to see what they have in store this year.”

Visitors and petrolheads are advised to head to Souk Al Marfa early to get as close to the action as possible. As for the ones that are unable to attend, they can tune in via the live stream of Red Bull Car Park Drift on the Red Bull Motorsports’ Facebook page.  

The victorious drifter of the UAE finals will earn a spot in the Red Bull Car Park Drift World Championship, set to take place in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on 30 November 2022. They will get the opportunity to make history and join previous title holders, including recent winners such as 2021 champion, Ahmed Al Amri (Oman/Qatar), 2019’s Anas El Helou (Jordan), and 2018’s Oliver El Kik (Lebanon). 

Visit www.redbullcarparkdrift.com to keep up to date with the competition’s latest news, features and interviews. 

Competitor performs during Red Bull Car Park Drift at Souq Marfaa Palm Deira in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on April 2, 2021
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Souk Al Marfa celebrates UAE’s 50th National Day with a 3-day festival

Souk Al Marfa at Deira 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 50th 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
destination.

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.

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Krua Thai Opening

Thai cuisine ranks high on most foodies’ favorites list. Krua Thai an authentic Thai street food shop now opens at Thai Souk, Souk Al Marfa.

Try the beef massaman curry, tom yum gung (hot and sour prawn soup) or som tam (spicy green papaya salad), Tom Kha, Pineapple fried rice made from authentic Thai ingredients.

Visit today and get a flavor of Thailand!

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Mega Grocery Sale

Save up to 50% on you grocery bills from major wholesalers such as Mohideen Wholsale, Faramex, Choithrams, Omega spices and more.

Shop for spices, rice, soaps, shampoo, cleaning product, toiletries and all your daily needs at amazing prices.

Entrance 1, Building 66, Souk Al Marfa. Friday 5th November to Saturday 6th November.

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Win one million PHP at Souk Al Marfa’s basketball shoot-out

Get a chance to win 1 million pesos or over 70,000 dirhams with just a few hoops at Souk Al Marfa, Deira Islands every Friday of November starting 5th Nov.

Entrance 3, Village 4 from 2PM to 6PM. With just a 3-point shot, you can qualify for the finals of 1 Million Peso Shootout Challenge.

Qualifiers will take place on 5th, 12th & 19th November and the finals will take place on 26th November.

Participation and win on-air competitions on Tag FM to get a Fast Pass.