Grand Millennium Dubai is named by XPEDITION Middle East Magazine as the official address for the one and only reigning Miss Universe Catriona Gray during her first ever visit to the United Arab Emirates.

Born and raised in Queensland, Australia, Miss Universe Catriona Gray will be in Dubai for three days, from 19th to 21st September 2019. On her first day, she will be visiting Burjuman Mall to meet and greet the fans and to attend XPEDITION Fashion Night that will feature Dubai-based designers who will be showcasing their new collections. On her second day, Miss Universe will attend the XPEDITION Annual Gala Awards or XAGA, by Dubai-based XPEDITION Middle East Magazine which will be held at Grand Millennium Dubai, the official host and venue partner.

The awards night will also introduce an online platform for people residing in the UAE and the entire MENA region to directly send their help and donations for Smile Train, a charitable organization that provides corrective surgery for children with cleft lips and palate. Visit to donate online.

The gala event is all set to honour Gray as the Woman of the Year during which she will unveil the latest edition of XPEDITION Middle East Magazine, featuring her as the cover star.

Upon announcing this news, Oussama Chalak, General Manager of Grand Millennium Dubai said, “Catriona Gray has set an example for women across the globe; especially within every Filipino community. Her presence in the UAE will make a huge impact on the community. We are very pleased for having being chosen for this opportunity and we will ensure offering our best services to the recently crown Miss Universe and all of our guests.”

Josh M. Yugen, Publisher and CEO of XPEDITION Middle East said, “I am so honoured and privileged to bring the reigning Miss Universe, Catriona Gray here in Dubai. Big thanks to Grand Millennium Dubai for supporting this event that will definitely change a lot of lives especially those children who need cleft lip and palate surgery. Organizations like Grand Millennium Dubai are true leaders in leading a healthier and more conscious community by engaging their brand to charitable causes in society. Let us all support them.”

For more information about the Gala event and private sponsorships, please visit Guests can also message Grand Millennium Dubai using the “Just Ask” WhatsApp number at +971 55 561 2122.

Source: The Idea Agency