Diwali in Dubai: live cooking stations, children’s workshops at the Waterfront Market – News

The event runs from Saturday October 15 to Monday October 24 and features activities such as henna dances and Bollywood

Published: Tue, Oct 11, 2022, 1:49 PM

Dubai’s Waterfront Market is hosting a Diwali-themed festival from Saturday October 15 to Monday October 24.

A wide range of activities will be available. There will be Indian-inspired live cooking stations. Market Executive Chef Christos Lymperis will also share recipes.

There are also many activities for children, such as “diya” (lamp) painting, rangoli and henna making workshops. Bollywood dances will be presented for the enjoyment of visitors.

Working 365 days, 24 hours a day and spread over 120,000 square feet, it is a unique market of its kind in the region. Selling everything from fish, vegetables, meat, fruit, dates, spices and more, the WFM is a focal point for all Dubai residents – from families looking to meet their weekly needs to shoppers wholesalers looking for the best ingredients.

With cafes, playgrounds, restaurants, a currency exchange and a market that sells clothes, toys and more, the market has something for everyone.


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