This festive season, Palm Jumeirah will be transformed into an enchanting world of wonder, with a glittering array of events, celebrations and activities at Nakheel Mall, The Pointe and Golden Mile Galleria until 25 December.

The newly-opened Nakheel Mall is staging a Santa’s Grotto with elves – as well as daily visits from the man himself, pop up stations, festive tree photo opportunities, roaming entertainment and live bands. Visitors can reach Nakheel Mall for free using The Palm Monorail throughout the festive season and well into the new year.

The Pointe will be home to a festive market, joyous choir performances, stage shows and dance shows, and a giant tree, which will be lit up on 13 December.

At Golden Mile Galleria, family fun includes a festive tree decoration event, kids’ workshops, and exclusive meet and greets with Santa.

Santa’s Grotto at Nakheel Mall: 5 to 25 December

Celebrate the season in style at the brand new Nakheel Mall with winter fun from 5 to 25 December. Activities include Santa’s Grotto with elves, daily appearances from Santa in the mall, a beautiful festive tree, seasonally-themed pop up stations, live bands and roaming entertainment.

The Pointe Festive Village: 6 December to 25 December

Seasonal cheer at The Pointe swings into action from 6 December, with a festive market as well as choir performances, stage shows, dance shows, and extensive holiday decorations.

From 13 December, The Pointe will transform into a winter wonderland with a giant snowball that guests can play in, an ice rink, a tree-lighting ceremony, meet and greets with Santa and his elves as well as festive outdoor movie nights.

Community Cheer at Golden Mile Galleria: 6 to 25 December

Golden Mile Galleria is home to community seasonal experiences, which begins with a festive tree decoration event on 6 December from 4 pm until 7 pm.

The gorgeous festive tree will be complemented by a Santa meet and greet, and kids’ workshops on 24 December and 25 December from 4 pm until 7 pm.

Source: MSL Group