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Located in the heart of the city on Dubai Islands, this waterfront market is one of the biggest in the county. Souk Al Marfa is holding a variety of free activities and special events this December, perfect for the whole family to enjoy.

Here are all the happenings…


Dubai Flea Market

When: Friday December 2

Experience shopping like never before at Dubai Flea Market where you can find unexpected treasures and trinkets from all over the world. Expect to find bespoke and unique items at unbeatable bargain prices.

Souk Sales, Emirati Delicacies and Kids Entertainment

When: Thursday December 1 to Sunday December 4

To commemorate the UAE National holiday, all residents will be able to find incredible deals across the Souk, from fashion to homeware or spices. There will also be the opportunity to taste and test delicious Emirati delicacies that will be on offer at the waterfront of Souk Al Marfa.

 Pet Festival


When: Saturday December 10 and Sunday December 11, from 2pm to 10pm

Calling all animal lovers to join the four-legged fun. Expect pet friendly shows and competitions, stalls to buy your pooches cute accessories and pet experts holding informative presentations. Alongside there will be the opportunity to meet dogs and representatives of K9 friends, the cities most loved dog shelter. This event is perfect for the whole family; complete with a kids play zone.

Fashion Show

When: Saturday December 17 and Sunday December 18

Souk Al Marfa is hosting the UAE International Fashion Idol  2022, where you can fulfil your dreams of becoming a beauty queen or a smart hero. There are three categories; Mr, Miss and Mrs so everyone has the opportunity to get involved and win various categories.

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Souk Al Marfa Deira, Dubai Islands, Dec 1 to 18, free entrance. soukalmarfa.ae