What's on in Dubai 30th Dec - 4th Jan 2017

Christmas is over but the big party starts this weekend celebrating the New Year! Have you planned your New Year’s Eve yet? There are endless possibilities for the long weekend in Dubai!  Want to know what should be keeping you busy over the weekend and next week? We will keep you updated on all the best promotions around Dubai.  Why not make the most of Dubai, remember to download the CitiSpi app, which is available for free for both iPhone or Android. You’ll discover more than 1,200 promotions and activities that are available across 5-star hotels and top independent venues in Dubai.  


The CitiSpi Festive Guide with Travel Arabia Magazine

Don’t forget to look at the first ever CitiSpi Festive Guide with Travel Arabia Magazine.  It is available here to view so have a look.   Find the best in last minute New Year celebrations and Festive Spa!  All across Dubai and all in the one place!  It is available on newsstands and online!



Winter Garden Market at Al Habtoor City

The magical Winter Garden Market is open until 31st December.  There’s gluwein in the Versaille Gardens of The St Regis Dubai.  Sample foods at the stalls from W Dubai, The Westin AHC and The St Regis.  A really special place to visit in the centre of Dubai! It is free entry and open from 3pm-9pm weekends and 5pm-9pm weekdays.  


Zero Gravity New Year's Eve Party

Chase & Status along with 2ManyDJs are the fantastic line up of the New Year’s Party at Zero Gravity hosted by Lindsey Lohan.  Choose the NYE brunch option with an all-inclusive bubbly package on the first floor terrace, which is the ultimate spot to watch the music on later on, (AED 999. 8pm-12am) or pay for a regular entry ticket AED 275 Regular (advance) or AED 375 Regular (on the door).AED 250 Pool & Beach access (must arrive before 4pm)  Click here to purchase tickets or call +971 4 399 0009  for table bookings.


The Dubai Shopping Festival is here

Shop, Win and Celebrate at the 2017 Dubai Shopping Festival. From outdoor markets to street runways to fireworks, there are mega sales and chances to win great prizes.

Ring in the new year with the chance to win a shopping spree worth AED50,000 or a new car. Enter to win one of eight Nissan models by spending AED20 at any Enoc/Eppco station. Or buy a Infinite Mega Raffle ticket to win an Infiniti car and AED150,000.  DSF 2017 also includes the 12 Hour Exclusive New Year Shopping, offering up to 90 per cent discounts.  Running until 28th January, the festival is happening around the malls, centres and retail outlets across Dubai!  Look out for it!


New Year’s Eve – Downtown Dubai

Dubai will welcome the world this New Year’s Eve with a spectacular firework display that highlights the monumental achievements and futuristic developments of the nation at the Downtown Dubai New Year’s Eve Gala.  The fireworks show will expand in a visual connect through vantage points across the city, serving as a symbolic bridge between the present and future of Dubai.  The pyrotechnics display has been choreographed to music to bring to life the fireworks incorporating a falcon flying high, swirling comets, and Arabian dance forms. 

Special viewing galleries will be set up for visitors to Downtown Dubai to take part in the celebration. They are recommended to arrive before 6pm and to use public transport with Dubai Metro to have extended operating hours: http://mydowntowndubai.com/en/events/


CitiSpi Promotions:


Be the first to sample Chef Ani’s New Year new a la carte menu this weekend at Bazxar.  Indulge in a special New Year’s Eve with food created especially for you to savour.  Minimum spend AED495.  Or if you want more casual food and drinks why not opt for the AED375 unlimited food and alcohol.  Yummy burgers or signature Bazxar drinks unlimited all night!  Call 04 355 1111.


Desert Palm PER AQUUM

New Year’s celebrations come with a difference. Set on an incredible terrace, the gala dinner at Desert Palm PER AQUUM boasts views of Dubai’s skyline.  Here you will celebrate the midnight fireworks after enjoy an international buffet with a beverage package, which includes a half bottle of French bubbles for just AED 990 per guest.  Call 04 3238888 to book.


Pullman Dubai Creek City Centre

On New Year’s Day celebrate the beginning of 2017 with a succulent buffet at

Medley Restaurant from 12pm until 4pm.  Prices start at AED199 for lunch with soft beverages, AED220 with house beverages and AED450 with champagne.  Children priced at AED70.  Call 04 295 444 to ensure your place!


CitiSpi Gold:

Café Rouge – Exclusive to CitiSpi

CitiSpi Gold at Café Rouge. The choice of Three mixed drinks or cocktails for AED 75 instead of AED 150.  And a Choice of Six Mixed drinks or Cocktails for AED 142 instead of AED 300.  Wow!  CitiSpi Gold promotion - advanced booking must be made quoting code: “RougeCitispi” as well as on arrival at Cafe Rouge. 

Yum yum at Souk Madinat !  Classic English Breakfast for 2 for AED 48 instead of AED 98 plus a Classic English Breakfast for 4 for AED 92 instead of AED 196.  That’s two free-range eggs, beef sausage, beef bacon, baked beans, grilled tomato, field mushrooms and sour dough toast.  CitiSpi Gold promotion - advanced booking must be made quoting code: “RougeCitispi” as well as on arrival at Cafe Rouge


30% off with CitiSpi at Pullman Dubai Creek City Centre

Pullman Hotel by Dubai Creek City Centre are offering CitiSpi users an exclusive and whopping 30% off at selected venues throughout the hotel, including Soma Spa and Medley restaurant. Indulge in signature massages at Soma spa or treat the family to a seafood night or Arabic feast at Medley restaurant. For more details on how to redeem this offer, download the CitiSpi app today for iPhone or Android.

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Wishing you all a very Happy New Year for 2017 from all of the CitiSpi team.

The CitiSpi Team


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