10 Ways to Celebrate Diwali in Dubai

10 Ways to Celebrate Diwali in Dubai


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Diwali is rounding the corner and we’re sure you’re wondering what you can do around town to celebrate! With COVID, it is not advised to have large groups of people indoors. So it’s great that there are lots of fun ways to celebrate Diwali outdoors!

We have some fun options for if you want to stay home – and even some fun in the malls. So check out our favorite spots around Dubai where you and the family can enjoy some Diwali celebrations!

Be sure to download the QiDZ mobile app for more fantastic ways to celebrate Diwali with your loved ones!

Diwali Celebration at Global Village

Diwali Celebrations at Global Village | QiDZ | Kids Activities in Dubai

Celebrate the Festival of Lights this years at the Global Village with the UAE’s best representation of Indian traditions, culture, and food at the India Pavilion. Celebrating the silver jubilee, It is the place to be this festive season where you can buy gifts for the whole family. For the first time in Dubai, celebrations will last a whole week, from Saturday 7th November until Saturday 14th November.

Head out to the India pavilion for a beautiful display of live Rangoli, mandala painting, Indian delicacies, and the mesmerizing grand display of fireworks. Skip the queues when you buy your tickets on QiDZ!

Dubai Festival City Mall

Dubai Festival City Mall | QiDZ | Kids Activities in Dubai

Celebrate Diwali at Dubai Festival city Mall with two spectacular IMAGINE shows featuring Bollywood inspired Jai Ho, the heartwarming Hathi’s Garden story as well as Pirate’s Tale. The IMAGINE show will burst to life with water, fire, light, and a laser performance, together in spirit of Diwali.

Find out more on QiDZ!

Diwali Fireworks at The Pointe

Diwali Fireworks at The Pointe | QiDZ | Kids Activities in Dubai

Celebrate Diwali with loved ones and enjoy a spectacular display of fireworks over the sky of the Pointe on 13 November. The fireworks will pair with the world’s largest fountain, a new addition to The Pointe’s entertainment offerings. Raise your spirits with dancing water, upbeat melodies from around the world and 3,000 LED lights synced to dazzling pyrotechnics!

Find out more here!

Indian Festival of Diwali at BurJuman

Indian Festival of Diwali at Burjuman | QiDZ | Kids Activities in Dubai

BurJuman has come alive with an explosion of colours, offering all ages and nationalities, the exciting opportunity to explore the richness and diversity of Indian cultures and traditions. Indian-themed décor, hanging flowers and photo opportunities are placed around the mall, providing a perfect backdrop for colorful family selfies.

Find out more on QiDZ!

Diwali Dhamaka at Courtyard By Marriott

Diwali Dhamaka at Courtyard By Marriott | QiDZ | Kids Activities in Dubai

Celebrate the festival of lights with exclusive dinner of reimagined Indian flavors at SOBO, Courtyard by Marriott. The whole family will enjoy fun activities like Rangoli, Mehndi  and other games for kids.

See more here.

WoW Dhanteras & Diwali Utsav

WoW Dhanteras & Diwali Utsav | QiDZ | Kids Activities in Dubai

Get ready for an amazing WoW Diwali shopping experience! The event showcases over 40+ exhibitors from India and UAE with their exclusive collection for the festive season. You can find everything under one roof – designer/ethnic clothing, jewelry/accessories, home decor, art, diyas, thorans, return gifts, decorated candles and much more!

Click here for more information!

Dubai Garden Glow & Dinosaur Park

Dubai Garden Glow | QiDZ | Kids Activities in Dubai

This one is just a QiDZ favorite! The kids love to see the lights around Dubai Miracle Garden. Plus, with the incredible weather, it’s a great time to head out with the family.

Buy your tickets now on QiDZ!

Diwali Colour & Decorate Rangoli

Diwali Colour & Decorate Rangoli | QiDZ | Kids Activities in Dubai

Rangoli are beautiful patterns made with coloured powder, flour and flowers and are a Diwali tradition. To bring good luck to your home, people draw Rangoli on the floor at the entrance to their homes to welcome the Gods into your home. Download and print this Rangoli, colour and decorate!

Dubai Miracle Garden

Dubai Miracle Garden | QiDZ | Kids Activities in Dubai

Every year from November to mid-May, Miracle Garden opens its gates with a 10 million blooms flooding the senses with their beautiful scents, colours and innovative structures! It’s a fun place to take the family especially in this incredible weather. Find out more here!

Diwali Kids Outfits Online Shopping

Diwali Kids Outfits Online Shopping | QiDZ | Kids Activities in Dubai

FirstCry.AE is a big online store for baby, kids & maternity products and helps you to access validated parenting & pregnancy advice & tools! Glam up your kids cupboard with colorful and playful Diwali outfits by shopping online and get your favorite delivered home. Check out their offers and latest collection of Lehengas, Choli, Kurtas, Peshawari, Sherwani and many more of attractive designs.

Find out more here!

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