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No two days are the same with Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) but one thing that remains constant is that every day is a new opportunity to enjoy incredible activities to enjoy with your friends and family. From unmissable concerts and thrilling Movie Magic experiences to chances to shop and win unbelievable prizes, there’s much to do with DSS.

Here’s 5 events you need to know about this DSS. 

Beat the Heat presents Afroto

Beat the Heat is the name of this year’s indoor concert series, bringing some of the biggest names in music to The Agenda at Dubai Media City. On July 29, Egyptian rapper Afroto will be performing live. Fans can look forward to a string of his hit singles including Brazil, Far2 Khebra and Msh Bel 7ozoz. He’s joined by Tunisan singer Balti and Sudanese rapper Soulja. Doors open at 6.30pm ahead of an 8.30pm performance, with tickets priced from Dhs160. Book now.

See some huge blockbusters with Movie Magic

Reel Cinemas is bringing you a season of movie magic this summer, with screenings across its branches at Dubai Mall, Springs Souk and Dubai Marina Mall. Until August 2, not only can you see the latest film releases and tuck into your favourite cinema snacks, you can also look forward to events including the Haunted Mansion’ premiere, Modesh and Dana visiting At The Top, and even a raffle draw as part of the Movie Magic calendar. Find out more.

Shop and stand the chance to win

Dreaming of an amazing getaway this summer? When you spend Dhs300 or more at City Centre Deira, you could win yourself that holiday you’ve been dreaming of. To enter, shoppers from July 28 to August 13 need to take their receipts to the activation area and share their dream destination. The winner bags themselves four flight tickets plus four-nights’ accommodation.

A duo of deals for Amber members

The Amber loyalty programme is making members feel special this summer with a duo of deals from July 28 to 30. When you spend on full price items at selected stores, you’ll earn double points all weekend long. There will also be a raffle draw, where 10 shoppers will win 1 million Amber points. You’ll need to spend Dhs2,500 in a single transaction during the offer period to automatically be entered into the draw.

Snap up a million SHARE points

As if you needed another reason to make for the malls this DSS, five lucky shoppers will win one million SHARE points each. Spend Dhs300 in a single or cumulative shopping spree at Mall of the Emirates and City Centre Malls in Dubai, until September 3 to put your name in the draw.