DSS visitors enjoy mix of shopping and fun at Mercato
By Jamil Khan @ The Gulf Today-Sharjah, July 28, 2016
DUBAI: Hundreds of children along with their families and visitors at the Mercato shopping mall were enthralled by the extravagant performance of young troupe members of the Circo Latino as part of Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS).
The shopping mall located in the heart of Jumeirah is running a series of circus themed activities aimed at offering families and tourists an enriching shopping experience.
The shopping excitement engages DSS visitors with the Circo Latino show that was specially staged for media personnel and their families.
With stunning Latino themed circus acts, the event provided an awesome experience for DSS visitors to Mercato.
This energetic Latino circus show entertained the audience with Flamenco music and fascinating acts from dancers, jugglers, contortionists, and comedians.
The fun continued after the show with children being offered a chance to interact with circus performers and learn a few of their unique tricks at the Kids Circus Workshop, located on the first floor of the mall.
In addition to Circo Latino, which runs until 30 July, the mall will also host Il Circo, an Italian and European themed circus from Aug 1 – 20, and roaming artistes.
Meanwhile, the “Shop & Win” promotion at Mercato this DSS has received a huge response, with shoppers being enticed to participate with a range of luxury prizes on offer.
Shoppers who spend Dhs200 get the chance to win a dream seven night holiday for the whole family to the exotic island of Mauritius, or a Cadillac Escalade car or a jewellery prize worth Dhs25,000.
The show at Mercato is part of various entertainment options lined up for DSS this year, to position the city as the summer destination of choice for visitors and families.
DSS 2016 runs until 20 August under the theme “Own The Summer” offering residents and visitors unbeatable deals, great events and family fun.