Donning his traditional red cloak and carrying loads of goodies for children, Santa Claus will be at China Court every day from 7 to 24 December between 4 pm and 8 pm.
The court itself will transform into a snowy white winter wonderland where kids will be able to take pictures with Santa Claus on his very own Santa sleigh filled with presents.
There will also be a festive tree at China Court and a giant display of gift boxes at India Court to get people in the true spirit of the season.
Visitors can also get their purchased presents wrapped at a free festive gift-wrapping station located at the mall extension between Paul and Paris Gallery from 10 am to 10 pm daily
Ibn Battuta Mall, one of Nakheel Malls’ retail, entertainment and shopping destinations, will be celebrating the 46th UAE National Day with traditional Emirati entertainment from 28 November to 2 December.
For those interested in commemorating the glorious history of the UAE, there will be a special heritage area at India Court – where falconers, henna artists, Arabic calligraphers and face painters will entertain visitors every day. Traditional Arabic coffee and dates will also be served daily from 3pm to 9pm.
Traditional Al Youla dancers will add to the celebrations with their graceful moves on 1 - 2 December from 6pm to 10pm at the China Court.