Dubai, the city of gold and a shoppers paradise has much more to offer than what is expected when it comes to entertainment. Apart from the golden experience of its sun, sand and sea you enjoy a host of entertainment activities in Dubai that would make your Dubai tour a wonderful and pleasant experience. Museums-dating back to ancient history, restaurants serving finger licking delicacies, cinemas and theatres showcasing great work of cinematic arts, thrilling & adventurous sports activities are few of the ingredients that make Dubai city one of the most happening tourist destinations in the world.
Nightlife Pubs and Discotheques
The nightlife of Dubai adds more charm to the visit of Dubai. Brightly illuminated shopping malls and dazzling sky-rising towers turn into a picturesque delight which anyone would love to watch again and again. Number of bars, restaurants, night-clubs in Dubai are some of the best hang-out places that liven up the nightlife of Dubai and add plenty of fun and excitement. The legal age of drinking in Dubai is 21. The restaurants and bars in Dubai offer premium cocktails of world's most finest wines and if you want to tap your feet then Dubai Nightlife has a lot to offer you, right from the Arabian singers and dancers to the world famous stage players from London and America. Alamo, Atlantis, Champions, Hard Rock Cafe, Planetarium, Tropicana and Scarlett are among the most visited Nightclubs and Discotheques in Dubai.
Exhibitions & Shows
The booming economy of Dubai with well-equipped infrastructure facilities provide ample opportunities for the growth of business. The exhibitions & shows in Dubai are excellent platforms for the business community who want to set up their base in Dubai. Among such Dubai Exhibitions are Cityscape and GITEX. Cityscape exhibition put its focus on commercial architecture, property investment and development. The Cityscape is held every year and sees great throng of business interested people from all over. GITEX is another popular exhibitions in Dubai which is dedicated to the Information Technology (IT) and communications sector of Dubai
Dubai boasts of some of the best cinematic experience in the world through some of its finest multiplexes. The latest hollywood flicks usually get released within two months of they being released in the United States. International cinema is very popular in Dubai especially because of the ever-increasing expatriate population.
The Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) is a seven days long film festival held in Dubai usually in the month of December, showcasing some of the best international cinematic works featuring films, documentaries and short films from the modern and classical cinema. With a unique theme of "Bridging Cultures. Meeting Minds." , the DIFF provides a platform for the film industry professionals to have a better understanding and respect for the growth & development of cinema.
There is no dearth of entertainment if you are in Dubai. The city planners have included a lot of entertainment parks in order to cater to its growing visiting population. Jumeirah Beach Park, Dubai Creekside Park, Mushrif Park, Al Mamzar Park and Safa Park are the most-visited amusement parks in Dubai. One of the most sought-after entertainment destination in Dubai is the Wild Wadi Water park. This water park is spread over 12 acres of land and is a hit among all age groups. People throng to this water park to enjoy popular rides like Master Blaster, Flowriders, Juha's Dhow, Breaker's Bay and the Wadi Wash.