FREE ENTRY! (activities chargeable)
Dog owners must follow the rules of entry
Are you looking for a festive and dog-friendly event to celebrate the holiday season in Dubai? Look no further! The Dog-Friendly Christmas Market at Jumeirah Golf Estates is the perfect place to shop, enjoy fun activities, eat delicious food, and create lasting memories with your furry friend. This unique event offers something for everyone in the family, including your beloved four-legged companion.
What is the Dog-Friendly Christmas Market?
The Dog-Friendly Christmas Market is a one-of-a-kind event that combines the joy of the holiday season with the love for our furry friends. It takes place at Jumeirah Golf Estates near the Tap & Grill restaurant, a popular pet-friendly venue in Dubai. This market offers a wide range of activities, shopping opportunities, and delicious food options, all in a festive and dog-friendly atmosphere.
Shop at Howl and Growl
At the Dog-Friendly Christmas Market, you'll have the chance to explore a variety of stalls and shops offering unique and high-quality products for your pet and yourself. From stylish accessories to gourmet treats, you'll find everything you need to spoil your furry friend this holiday season. Plus, with expert vendors on hand, you can get personalized recommendations and advice to ensure you're making the best choices for your pet. Look our for our own Howl & Growl stall which will be bursting with festive gifts for your dogs and cats.
Enjoy Fun Activities
There's no shortage of fun activities for both you and your dog at the Dog-Friendly Christmas Market. Participate in exciting games and competitions, such as "Best Dressed Dog" or for the speed demons try "Hay Bale Racing," and watch your furry friend showcase their skills. You can also enjoy live music performances, meet Santa Claus or take the kids for a snow fight in the giant maze that will keep the whole family entertained throughout the day.
Enter your pooch at the registration desk from 11am on event day (16th December). Rosettes will be awarded to 1st-4th place and the winners will walk away with amazing prizes too!
Hay Bale Racing
Watch in delight as dogs hurdle over hay bales as fast as they can! Fabulous prizes for top 3 fastest dogs, the slowest dog and the funniest dog.
Open all day. Registration is 30 AED per go, all dogs are welcome and all entrants get a rosette.
Meet Santa Claus
Step inside Santa's Grotto and experience the magic of Christmas with your family. A wonderful photo opportunity that will create lasting memories for you and your loved ones. Not just here for the kids-Santa has a special festive gift for the furry members of the clan too!
Available from 2pm-7pm
Tickets are priced from AED 95 and include photo opportunity with Santa against a fabulous festive backdrop and a wonderful gift for your dog or child. Adults accompanying children/dogs do not need to pay.
Christmas Tree Lighting
Gather around the beautifully decorated Christmas tree with live music by the enchanting voices of The Elidas and join in for some carol singing.
Tree lighting ceremony is scheduled for 8pm, 16th December.
Here for the Snacks
Indulge in a wide array of delicious food options available at the market. From mouthwatering street food to gourmet treats, there's something to satisfy every craving. Whether you're in the mood for a hot cup of cocoa or a festive holiday meal, you'll find it all at the Dog-Friendly Christmas Market. And the best part? You can enjoy your food while spending quality time with your furry friend.
Fun for All the Family
The Dog-Friendly Christmas Market is designed to be a fun-filled day for the whole family. While you shop and enjoy the activities, your kids can participate in special activities tailored just for them.
So mark your calendars and get ready for a festive and dog-friendly experience at the Dog-Friendly Christmas Market in Dubai. With shopping, fun activities, delicious food, and entertainment for the whole family, it's an event you won't want to miss. Bring your furry friend along and create lasting memories this holiday season!