Dubai Garden Glow

Dubai Garden Glow is an light-based attraction at Zabeel Park. It runs in the winter months and is very popular with local families.

The attraction usually runs from October to June. Dates for the 2020/21 season have not been announced at the time of writing (July 2020).

During the festival the park is filled with light installations and themed displays. It’s divided into several areas; Glow Park, Dinosaur Park, Ice Park, Art Park, and Magic Park.

Numerous stalls sell food and souvenirs.

Glow Park

Glow Park is one of the main areas of the park. It features hundreds of installations and displays made with LED lights.

Entry to Glow Park is included in the standard ticket.

Glow Park at Dubai Garden Glow
Glow Park at Dubai Garden Glow

Dinosaur Park

This area features more than 100 animatronic dinosaurs. Dinosaurs are displayed from all periods of the Mesozoic Era; Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous.

Entry to the Dinosaur Park is included in the standard ticket.

There are numerous stalls in this area selling food and souvenirs.

Dinosaur Park at Dubai Garden Glow
Dinosaur Park

Magic Park

Magic Park is an area with optical illusions and 3D art. Attractions include a room where children appear bigger than adults and another where everything appears upside down.

It’s a great place to take photos for Instagram and social media.

Entry to Magic Park is not included in the standard ticket.

Art Park

This area features illuminated works of art made with recycled materials.

Entry to Art Park is not included in the standard ticket.

Ice Park

Ice Park is an indoor area featuring ice sculptures. Thermal jackets are provided.

Entry to Ice Park is not included in the standard ticket.

Tickets

Tickets can be purchased at the entrance. Standard tickets cost 65 AED and include entry to Glow Park and Dinosaur Park. Children aged 3 and under enjoy free admission.

Additional fees apply to those visiting Magic Park, Art Park, and Ice Park.

Timings

Dubai Garden Glow is open every day of the week. It opens at 4 pm and closes at 11 pm (midnight on Fridays).

The light displays are best enjoyed after sunset. Sunset times throughout the year can be found here.

Location

Dubai Garden Glow is located in Area B of Zabeel Park. Entrance is via Gate 6 or 7 (see map below).

Zabeel Park Map with Gate Locations
Plan of Zabeel Park showing locations of gates and attractions

The closest Dubai Metro station is Al Jafiliya Metro Station (on the Red Line).

Zabeel Park is also home to the Dubai Frame, a fantastic observation tower.

Nearby Attractions

Tourist attractions and things to do near Dubai Garden Glow include:

  • Zabeel Park (0.5 miles) - Public park in the Zabeel area of Dubai. Home to a number of attractions including the Dubai Frame and Dubai Garden Glow.
  • Dubai World Trade Centre (0.5 miles) - Major events and exhibition venue.
  • Dubai Frame (0.6 miles) - Viewing tower offering spectacular views of old and new Dubai. Cheap entry.

Nearby Cinemas

Cinemas near Dubai Garden Glow include:

Nearby Shoppping

Places to shop near Dubai Garden Glow include:

Nearby Restaurants

Restaurants and places to eat and drink near Dubai Garden Glow include:

Nearby Hotels

Hotels near Dubai Garden Glow include:

  • Rove Trade Centre (0.6 miles)
  • The H Dubai (0.6 miles)
  • Novotel World Trade Centre Dubai (0.7 miles)
  • Ibis World Trade Centre (0.7 miles)
  • Fairmont Dubai (0.8 miles)
  • Conrad Dubai (0.8 miles)
  • Ibis One Central - World Trade Centre Dubai (0.8 miles)
  • voco Dubai an IHG hotel (0.9 miles)

Nearby Metro Stations

Metro Stations near Dubai Garden Glow include:

Nearby Transport Links

Transport links near Dubai Garden Glow include:

Map

Map showing location of Dubai Garden Glow.

Click here for a detailed map showing all points of interest.

Map showing location of Dubai Garden Glow

Details

Dubai Garden Glow

Address
Zabeel Park
Dubai
United Arab Emirates

Visit Dubai Garden Glow Website

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  1. This a must visit place now… Crazed to see dinasaour park…they are more than 100

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