Al Quoz street nights, foodie deals in Dubai malls and more
Time Out Dubai staff
Our picks of the week
1 Check out new mall Boxpark at Al Wasl Road See new stores & collections.
2 Head to a carnival at Dubai Marina Mall See in-mall entertainment.
3 Spend an evening at Street Nights See events.
4 Celebrate iconic footwear at adidas Originals See events.
5 Dine to win at The Dubai Mall See in-mall entertainment.
Adidas Originals stand Streetwear fans are invited to create their own definition of what a superstar is at the adidas Originals stand at The Dubai Mall until February 21. Participants who purchase a pair of Superstars trainers from adidas Originals stores across the country will get the chance to receive a limited-edition Superstar book, created to commemorate the iconic sneaker. Until February 21. The Atrium, The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 434 0603).
Street Nights Make your way to Al Quoz on Friday February 20 and Saturday 21 to soak up the atmosphere at Dubai Food Festival’s ‘Street Nights’ event. The community initiative will bring together street culture enthusiasts for a weekend of creative art, music and food. Street musicians and DJs will entertain, while foodies can enjoy an array of delicious, creative street foods. February 20-21, 5pm-midnight. Street 4b, Al Quoz, www.streetnights.ae
New stores & collections
Boxpark opens Meraas Holding has just opened its latest shopping development Boxpark, located on Al Wasl Road. The hip, modern design of the mall is inspired by urban renewal projects, with retail, restaurants, and entertainment housed in giant shipping containers. Notable openings include Typo, The Zoo Project, Toms, and OnePiece. Boxpark, Al Wasl Road, www.boxpark.ae (800 637 227).
Chantelle Spring Summer Collection The new collection is all about vibrant colour, with pieces in hues of lilac, citrus, red and blue. The French lingerie brand specialises in luxe materials such as lace for a sophisticated, romantic look. Available now at department stores including Debenhams, The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 419 0231).
PUMA BWGH collaboration PUMA has released the latest instalment of its collaboration with Parisian label BWGH, fusing new colour palettes with unexpected fabrics across a range of footwear, apparel and accessories. From Dhs650. PUMA, various locations including The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 434 0204).
A Bite at The Beach Spend Dhs150 at restaurants at The Beach before February 28 and earn one stamp in your passport. When you have collected three stamps, you’ll be entered into a draw to win a grand prize of Dhs10,000. Three runners-up will win Dhs5,000. The beachfront mall will also be offering healthy food tips throughout Dubai Food Festival. Until February 28. The Beach, JBR, www.thebeach.ae (04 431 0190).
Chef’s Carnival at Dubai Marina Mall Head to the mall daily before February 28 to enjoy stage shows, stilt walkers, jugglers and more. 4pm-9.30pm. Until February 28. Dubai Marina Mall, Dubai Marina (04 436 1020).
Food Discovery at The Dubai Mall Dine at The Dubai Mall or Souk Al Bahar and you’ll be entered into a draw to win an Emaar gift card worth Dhs10,000. You must spend Dhs300 to qualify – and you can double your chances on weekdays. Daily. Until February 28. The Dubai Mall and Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai.