The blue stars from the park take a tour around the city to invite Dubai residents to their UAE home -The Smurfs Village – and the premiere of their new movie
The much-loved Smurfs, painted the town blue yesterday with surprise appearances across Dubai to invite lucky families to the Middle East premiere of their new movie at MOTIONGATE™ Dubai on 25th March. Papa Smurf and Smurfette left their UAE home at The Smurfs Village in MOTIONGATE™ Dubai and were seen giving tickets to amazed parents and children at locations including The Beach at JBR.
The premiere of “Smurfs: The Lost Village” will be hosted in the blue celebrity’s official home in MOTIONGATE™ Dubai, the action-packed Hollywood-inspired theme park, part of Dubai Parks and Resorts. For fans that missed the chance to meet their favourite characters in person, it’s not too late to win tickets to the Smurfy affair. Using the hashtag #Smurftastic simply upload a selfie to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter and tell MOTIONGATE™ Dubai which Smurf you best resemble for your chance to join them on the blue carpet.
Guests will not only be able to get a first look at the new movie, but go beyond the screen and step into the fantastical world of The Smurfs Village at MOTIONGATE™ Dubai with its larger-than-life mushroom capped houses and lush forested surroundings. The resident Smurfs will charm their guests as they explore the variety of rides, live shows, play areas and dining on offer.
MOTIONGATE™ Dubai is part of Dubai Parks and Resorts, the region’s largest integrated theme park destination, which features Bollywood Parks™ Dubai, a first-of-its-kind theme park that will showcase rides and attraction based on some of Bollywood’s biggest blockbusters, It will also host LEGOLAND® Dubai, a unique, interactive theme park for families which will bring the well-known LEGO® brick to life in a playful learning environment, in addition to the LEGOLAND® Water Park, the region’s first water park catering to families with children aged 2-12. The entire destination is connected by Riverland™ Dubai – a uniquely themed retail and dining destination at the heart of Dubai Parks and Resorts, and guests can stay at the Lapita™ Hotel, a Polynesian themed family hotel part of the Marriott Autograph Collection. Expected to open in late 2019, Six Flags Dubai will be destination’s fourth theme park and the region’s first Six Flags theme park.
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About MOTIONGATE™ Dubai
MOTIONGATE™ Dubai is the Middle East’s largest Hollywood-inspired theme park, inviting guests of all ages to step into the magical, mythical worlds of some of cinema’s most beloved movies. Uniting three legendary film studios in one theme park – Columbia Pictures, DreamWorks Animation and Lionsgate – visitors will go beyond the screen and immerse themselves in the magic of Hollywood, ensuring fun for the whole family year round and creating memories to last a lifetime.
Spread across five zones, guests of all ages will be entertained by 27 key rides and attractions including roller coasters, multi-media dark rides, interactive play labs, media-based theatre shows, plus a full program of roaming entertainment and live dance performances. Inspired by 13 of Hollywood’s most beloved live action and animated films, visitors will be transported into the world of movies including Shrek, Kung Fu Panda, Hotel Transylvania, Ghostbusters, The Smurfs and The Hunger Games.
With nine family-friendly restaurants, 15 themed retail outlets and the multi-purpose Hollywood Theatre, seating 1,000 guests, as well as multiple kiosks offering light bites and merchandise throughout the park, visitors have a full range of choices for dining, entertainment and relaxation beyond the rides and attractions. As part of its full-service offering, MOTIONGATE™ Dubai is enhanced with smart technology, smart queuing, shaded walkways and offers full access for visitors with mobility impairments.
MOTIONGATE™ Dubai opened in December 2016 and is part of the amazing experience of Dubai Parks and Resorts, the region’s largest multi-themed family entertainment destination.
For more details on the full experience visit www.motiongatedubai.com
Dubai Parks and Resorts, owned by DXB Entertainments PJSC, is the Middle East’s largest multi-themed leisure and entertainment destination comprising three separate theme parks: MOTIONGATE™ Dubai the region’s largest Hollywood-inspired theme park featuring immersive rides and attractions based on Hollywood hits; LEGOLAND® Dubai, the first LEGOLAND theme park in the Middle East; and Bollywood Parks™ Dubai, a first-of-its-kind theme park that will showcase rides and attraction based on some of Bollywood’s biggest blockbusters. It will also host the LEGOLAND® Water Park, the region’s first water park catering to families with children aged 2-12. Expected to open in late 2019, Six Flags Dubai will be destinations fourth theme park and the regions first Six Flags themed park.
The entire destination is connected by Riverland™ Dubai – a uniquely themed retail and dining destination at the heart of Dubai Parks and Resorts, and guests can stay at the Lapita™ Hotel, a Polynesian themed family hotel part of the Marriott Autograph Collection. Located on Sheikh Zayed Road opposite the Palm Jebel Ali in Dubai equidistant to Dubai and Abu Dhabi International Airports the destination offers over 100 rides and attractions
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