Dubai Summer Surprises Starts This Weekend

Where's the best place to be in Dubai during the summer months? The chilled malls.

There are is no doubt that malls become our ultimate destination to hang out during the summer, and not just because they are cool and comfortable but also because the fantastic annual shopping extravaganza Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) is on with all the great things it has to offer.   

DSS returns for the 22nd edition, giving you a perfect chance to indulge in retail therapy. The six week long shopping festival has more than 700 brands participating across more than 3,500 outlets and all of these outlets will be offering bargain between 25% and 75% on selected items.

DSS starts on Friday, 21 June with a 12-hour sale across six of Majid Al Futtaim malls including Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Mirdif, City Centre Deira, City Centre Me’aisem, City Centre Al Barsha and City Centre Al Shindagha. It will start at midday on 21 June and will run through till midnight.

The festival will run until Saturday, 3 August.

The daily deal returns this year as well and will be announced on social media @DSSsocial 24 hours in advance.

Who does not like to win a luxury car? Shoppers who spend Dhs 200 across Dubai Shopping Malls Group malls, including Al Bustan Centre, Al Mulla Plaza, Burjuman, Al Barsha Mall, City Centre Me’aisam, Dubai Outlet Mall, Etihad Mall, Oasis Mall, Reef Mall and Time Square Centre will receive a raffle ticket to be in with a chance to win an Infiniti Q30. There are six cars up for grabs, with one given away each week of DSS starting from 29 June.

DSS goes beyond discount promotions and offers a host of spa and hotel deals in addition to dining and entertainment promotions.

Visit for full calendar of events.

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