Dubai Municipality to unveil AED30 million ‘Dubai Garden Glow’ project – one of the world’s largest, unique themed gardens, the first of its kind in Dubai is all open to visitors staring December, 2015 right through April, 2015.
Dubai has always topped the ranks in its capacity as a leading leisure and entertainment destination. Pegged to be the world’s largest family focused themed destinations of its kind, it offers two diverse experiences ‘Art by day and Glow by night’.
The Dubai Garden Glow project has been inspired by wonders across the globe and has created several experiences that will take you to Masai Mara wild beast migration to the tulips of Netherlands. This themed destination will also feature several live performances by international, regional and local artists and acrobats. Some live musical performances have been conceptualized to showcase the UAE culture to the world. The younger children will have a dedicated area where they can enjoy ‘learning with fun’. The venue will also include several games and fun activities to keep them engaged. Furthermore, there will also be a large food street that will offer delicacies from around the world.
The show stoppers that are likely to make it to the Guinness Book of World Records are:
- The Porcelain Grand Sheikh Zayed Mosque made up of 90,000 porcelain cups, plates and spoons;
- The Burj Khalifa recreated with 330,000 small medicine bottles filled with colored water and stands over 12 meters (36’) tall.
Another highlight of the show is perhaps the light show – an enchanting display of lights, never seen before. In addition to the above, Dubai Garden Glow will also be seen showcasing interesting concepts for the younger children like the talking tree, panda paradise, dino camp and candy land to name few.
Dubai Garden Glow is a ticketed event, and with the current line of activities and installations, and is hoping to attract over 5000 visitors a day.”
His Excellency Eng. Hussain Nasser Lootah, Director General of Dubai Municipality says: “Dubai Garden Glow is a vision of Dubai’s commitment towards providing continuous recreation, leisure and entertainment to the local residents and tourists visiting Dubai. With Dubai’s success story as being the leading commercial and trading hub for the Middle East, Dubai is now focusing on positioning itself as a leading destination within the entertainment & leisure sectors aiming to attract the widest audience of tourists, covering all age groups, nationalities and activities. With unique projects like Dubai Garden Glow we aim to offer an unforgettable experience for both children and adults using the latest technology for thrills and safety. Dubai Garden Glow is a unique edutainment vision which has been brought to life, using cutting edge technology and some of the best artistic talent from different corners of the world. Dubai Garden Glow will engage and inspire visitors by spreading a strong message reinforcing Dubai’s commitment towards using recycled products and reducing carbon footprint. We encourage residents and visitors to enjoy Dubai’s parks and recreation areas to the fullest specially during the good weather. Being outdoors is a key element in promoting good health and happiness. Dubai Garden Glow is a result of our vision to promote sustainability and help showcase the world’s beauty to our younger generations. Dubai prides itself as one of the leading leisure and entertainment destinations of the world and we are committed to invest in Dubai’s commitment to continuously offer innovative family focused entertainment. “