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Not only is entry to Expo 2020 Dubai complimentary for visitors under the age of 18, but children under the age of eight also eat free at some restaurants on the first four days of the week.
From gourmet burgers, to authentic Thai, homegrown organic dishes, and sizzling African barbecue, the world is one’s oyster for families who want to be entertained and fed.
From Mondays to Thursdays until March 31, under-eights can eat free from the kids’ menu when parents order a main meal at selected restaurants, said an Expo 2020 Dubai press release on Tuesday.
This will offer families the opportunity to sample some of the world’s best foods. For the list of restaurants that offer free meals to kids, please visit www.expo2020dubai.com.
Some of the restaurants, which will provide free meals to kids are Adrift Burger Bar, Mobility District; Alif Café Mobility District; Alkebulan African Dining Hall, Jubilee Park; Baron, Al Wasl; Bread Ahead Bakery & School, Mobility District; Café Milano, Mobility District; Canvas by Coffee Culture, Opportunity District; Gastro Roots of Hungary, Hungary Pavilion; Jubilee Gastronomy, Al Wasl; Kojaki, Opportunity District; Kutir, Opportunity District; Long Chim, Mobility District; Mudra, Sustainability District; Rising Flavours, Jubilee Park.
The Sustainability Pavilion is one of Expo 2020’s signature visitor attractions. The pavilion’s emotive exploratory experience includes an interactive walk through the roots of the forest and a journey under the ocean.
The exceptional “World Government Summit- Expo 2020” will be the biggest gathering yet since its inception with expected attendance of over 10,000 high-profile officials, 30 international organisations and 600 experts and scholars.
Expo 2020 Dubai and its legacy are expected to contribute Dhs122.6 billion of gross value added (GVA), to the UAE’s economy from 2013 to 2031, according to the EY report, ‘The economic impact of Expo 2020 Dubai.’
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