Dubai Parks and Resorts Officially Opens Its First “Chinese New Year Temple Fair”

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Dubai Parks and Resorts, the region’s largest integrated theme park destination, officially opened its first “Chinese New Year Temple Fair” at Riverland™ Dubai, the free to enter, themed dining and entertainment hub located at the heart of the entertainment destination. The opening ceremony, which took place on Saturday 10th February, was attended by Mr. Wang Zhenshan – Vice General Consul of People’s Republic of China, Mr. Ni Wei – Chairman of International Tourism Promotion Association of China, and Mr. Ahmad Al Rayyes – Chief Commercial Officer at DXB Entertainment PJCS accompanied by members of the senior management from Dubai Parks and Resorts.

The “Chinese New Year Temple Fair” running from February 10th-24th, 2018 with various Chinese cultural activities, entertainment and decorations to commemorate the Year of the Dog. Guests of Riverland™ Dubai will enjoy a host of Chinese cultural events and performances, including a traditional Chinese market, roaming acts, pasting couplets, a Chinese lanterns display, and an authentic Chinese market offering arts and crafts and various Chinese food & beverage options. The market will also feature themed roaming acts as well as puppet shows, folk theater, Sichuan opera and a spectacular firework show that will be held on the 15th, 16th and 17th February 2018 at 8:00pm.

Dubai Parks and Resorts, the region’s largest integrated theme park destination, features MOTIONGATE™ Dubai – a unique theme park showcasing some of Hollywood’s most beloved characters from DreamWorks Animation, Columbia Pictures and Lionsgate, Bollywood Parks™ Dubai, a first-of-its-kind theme park that showcases rides and attraction based on some of Bollywood’s biggest blockbusters, LEGOLAND® Dubai, a unique interactive theme park for families which brings the well-known LEGO® brick to life in a playful learning environment. LEGOLAND® Water Park is the region’s first water park catering to families with children aged 2-12. The entire destination is connected by Riverland™ Dubai – Riverland™ Dubai, the free to enter themed recreational hub with a multitude of dining outlets and unique entertainment options, that connects the theme parks, perfect for friends and families of all ages. Guests can stay at the Lapita™ Hotel, a Polynesian themed family hotel part of the Marriott Autograph Collection. Expected to open in late 2019, Six Flags Dubai will be the destination’s fifth theme park and the region’s first Six Flags theme park.

To find out more about the event visit www.Riverlanddubai.com or www.DubaiParksandResorts.com or call our customer experience team on 800-AMAZING to find out what’s happening next at Riverland™ Dubai.

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Riverland™ Dubai is located at the center of Dubai Parks and Resorts, the region’s largest integrated theme park destination.  The free to enter themed recreational hub offers a multitude of dining, shopping and unique entertainment options, connects the theme parks, and is perfect for friends and families of all ages.  Riverland™ Dubai has four themed zones that offer a fascinating glimpse into some of the greatest eras of our past – from 1950s America at The Boardwalk to medieval France at The French Village, to India Gate and the 19th century themed Peninsula.  With more than 50 shops and restaurants and a range of entertainment from street performances to festivals and concerts there is always something exciting for friends, families and couples to enjoy at Riverland™ Dubai.

About Dubai Parks and Resorts

Dubai Parks and Resorts owned by DXB Entertainments PJSC, is the Middle East’s largest multi-themed leisure and entertainment destination comprising  four separate theme parks: MOTIONGATE™ Dubai, the region’s largest Hollywood-inspired theme park, featuring immersive rides and attractions based on Hollywood hits; LEGOLAND® Dubai, a unique, interactive theme park for families which brings the well-known LEGO® brick to life in a playful learning environment; and BOLLYWOOD PARKS™ Dubai, a first-of-its-kind theme park that showcases rides and attractions based on some of Bollywood’s biggest blockbusters. It also hosts the LEGOLAND® Water Park, the region’s first water park catering to families with children aged 2-12. Expected to open in late 2019, Six Flags Dubai will be destinations fifth theme park and the regions first Six Flags themed park.

The entire destination is connected by Riverland™ Dubai, the free to enter themed recreational hub with a multitude of dining, shopping and unique entertainment options, that connects the theme parks, perfect for friends and families of all ages.  Guests can stay at the Lapita™ Hotel, a Polynesian themed family hotel part of the Marriott Autograph Collection.

Located on Sheikh Zayed Road opposite the Palm Jebel Ali in Dubai equidistant to Dubai and Abu Dhabi International Airports, the destination offers over 100 rides and attractions

For more information, go to: www.dubaiparksandresorts.com

For more information, go to: www.Riverlanddubai.com

For further information, please contact:

Dina Bajjali /Farah Nezam
ASDA’A Burson-Marsteller
Email: Dina.bajjali@bm.com / Farah.nezam@bm.com
T: +971 4 4507600