Mercato the most charismatic and best loved shopping malls in the city is celebrating the latest edition of Dubai Shopping Festival in style.
Catch some of the world’s best roaming performers as they wander the halls, displaying incredible aerial acrobatics and juggling tricks or catch yourself in the middle of a hip hop dance competition.
Head to the main stage to witness amazing tricks alongside rib-tickling comedy from The Magic Show by Panna Porzio. Or watch out for the jugglers on stage and maybe pick up some tips to impress your friends and family.
From 9-22 January, the Magritte Dance Group Acrobatic will entertain visitors with an acrobatic performance consisting of illusion dance and novelle cirque. Keep an eye out for speed painting shows travelling throughout the malls and be amazed as they create masterpieces within minutes.
For the finish line, Mercato Mall invites professional hip hop dancers on stage from 23-30 January. Split into two groups this breakdancing competition will enthral and inspire with spectacular choreography.
Throughout the festival don’t forget to sign up for daily workshops starting at 5pm. With so much to do you’ll want to keep some time free for a spot of shopping as lucky winners can take home AED15,000 in cash prizes. To participate, spend AED200 or more at Mercato Mall or neighbouring Town Centre Jumeirah.
For more information and for show timings, please visit www.mercatoshoppingmall.com or visit the Customer Service Desk at either mall.