The world’s youngest ‘nation’ is born, and it is called ‘KidZania® Dubai.’ At a grand ceremony upholding the proud KidZania® traditions that first originated in Mexico, and now popular among KidZanians around the world, Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, grand-daughter of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President & Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, unveiled the Eternal Flame of KidZania®, in the presence of her brother His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
Tom Cruise dangled from the top of the Burj Khalifa on Friday, as filming in Dubai for the spy thriller Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol entered its second week. The Hollywood star was sighted swinging from the world's tallest tower several times last week, and even dropped down to the 124th floor observation tower in a surprise visit to tourists.
Reserve a seat at Orchid Restaurant and watch the majestic fireworks display at the iconic Burj Khalifa when the clock strikes at midnight. Get a premium view of the spectacle while relishing a sumptuous selection of international cuisine, for only AED500/ per person, inclusive of unlimited non-alcoholic beverages
KidZania blends fun with learning and has gained global appeal since its launch in Mexico in 1999. Today the world has seven KidZania franchises including one in Dubai. KidZania has been brought to the Middle East region and Indian Subcontinent by Emaar Retail, the entertainment and retail subsidiary of Emaar Malls Group.
In the heart of Dubai is the soaring Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building opened in January 2010. This shining silver monolith stands 828m high and has 160 storeys. A high-speed lift with a 1970s inspired light and sound show inside takes just one minute to climb to the 124th floor observation deck.
Michael Jackson’s hit song ‘Thriller’ can get anyone on their toes and move the shoulders. Set against the iconic backdrop of Burj Khalifa, a few thousand dancers grooved to the song at the first-ever dance extravaganza at Downtown Dubai on Friday. From zombie walks to well coordinated dance moves, the event saw high-energy action from every single participant.
The event, called 'Project Stylist', will be held at the Pavillion Downtown Dubai and will serve as a platform for budding artistes in search of recognition. Guiding the participants is Marissa Woods, Founder and Director of Image Factor who has an industry experience of over a decade.
In addition to the week-long integrated The Dubai Mall Summer Camp offered, parents also have the option of enrolling their children for any of the individual summer camps at Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, Dubai Ice Rink and KidZania®.
Executive Chef Stuart Sage’s seasonal menu features a tasting menu for two people, that starts with an amuse bouche of micro garden salad with yellow fin tuna ceviche, followed by slow-cooked foie, poached organic salmon and wagyu all topped off with delectable red velvet, and At.mosphere’s signature Crunch Dessert, paired with an array of cellared beverages.