Dubai’s Global Village extends its opening by four weeks


Global Village has announced an extension to its 26th season, meaning visitors will have more time to explore the attraction before it closes for the summer.

The ever-popular family attraction, which was due to close for the warmer months on April 10, will now remain open until May 7, adding another four weeks.

This year, Global Village celebrates its 26th season with 26 pavilions representing more than 80 cultures from around the world.

Countries and continents represented include: United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Kuwait, Afghanistan, Africa, Americas, China, Egypt, Europe, India, Iran, Iraq, Japan, South Korea, Lebanon, Morocco, Pakistan, Palestine, Syria, Thailand, Turkey, Yemen and Russia.

New attractions in Global Village this season include a Peter Rabbit Adventure Zone, home to a series of fun and interactive activity areas based on the much-loved childhood character.

Internationally renowned dance performance burn the ground also made its regional debut, with a regular slot on the attraction’s main stage. The high voltage show features daring choreography by a troupe of international dancers.

How to get tickets

There is no need to pre-book tickets for Global Village, as they can be easily purchased on arrival at the venue. You can also buy them through the Global Village website or the official app.

Tickets cost 15 Dh if you buy them online, or 20 Dh at the door.

Children under the age of 3, seniors over the age of 65, and People of Determination ID cardholders and an accompanying adult can enter the attraction for free.

Opening time

Global Village will operate from 4 p.m. to 12 a.m. Saturday through Wednesday and from 4 p.m. to 1 a.m. Thursday and Friday. Mondays are reserved for ladies and families, except official holidays.

Getting There

Global Village is located at exit 37 of Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road (311) in Dubailand. It is approximately 20 minutes drive from Dubai Marina and 25 minutes drive from downtown Dubai.

Updated: March 17, 2022, 07:06


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