The 20th edition of the traditional event, Fazza Championship for Youlah, has kicked off at the Meydan Fort in Global Village.
Jim Pattison, chairman and sole owner of the Jim Pattison Group, and Ripley Entertainment told Gulf Today, “I have never seen any place like the Global Village and is happy to open its doors at the village.”
His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, praised the efforts exerted by the members of the previous session of the Sharjah Consultative Council (SCC), highlighting their distinguished role in promoting the society’s advancement and ensuring various services to the public.
National Day saw the highest daily footfall - 140,000 - shattering all previous Global Village records.
Children from all nationalities will take part in a series of art workshops planned by Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Centre (HHC) in its dedicated pavilion in Global Village.
The new offer for the school holiday period enables nannies to gain free access to select paid activities and attractions when chaperoning younger guests.
Global Village, the world’s leading multicultural festival park and the region’s first family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, has a family offering available just in time for the school holidays.
An array of event-branded gifts, souvenirs and memorabilia, including the hugely popular Expo wristbands, camel soap and apparel made from plastic recycled in the UAE is now available at the first official Expo 2020 Dubai retail store in the Global Village.
It is the region's first cultural, entertainment, family and shopping destination. Every year, it has over 5 million visitors over an area of 17,200,000 sq ft (1,600,000 m2). The current admission fee is Dhs15.