Football Fever as City Centre Mirdif Stadium Launches for World Cup
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 9, 2022: City Centre Mirdif will provide football fans with the ideal spot to catch all the excitement of this year’s World Cup with the launch of the City Centre Mirdif Stadium – a family-friendly fan zone on its rooftop.
The fan zone will comprise a 700-person-capacity dual-match-screening zone and a 150-person-capacity food and beverage zone with numerous F&B concepts. The area will also host football-themed activations, kid-friendly activities, and games, alongside shisha lounges and much more.
Keeping the football fever alive all day, the fan zone will be open from 1pm to 1am daily, between 20 November – 18 December. All matches will be screened at the zone.
Entrance for the first 13 days of the contest (20 November – 2 December) are completely free. From round of 16 (3 December onwards), tickets will cost between AED50 – AED150. These are fully redeemable against F&B purchases. Tickets can be purchased directly from City Centre Mirdif.
About Majid Al Futtaim
Founded in 1992, Majid Al Futtaim is the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia.
A remarkable business success story, Majid Al Futtaim started from one man’s vision to transform the face of shopping, entertainment and leisure to ‘create great moments for everyone, every day’. It has since grown into one of the United Arab Emirates’ most respected and successful businesses spanning 17 international markets, employing more than 45,000 people, and obtaining the highest credit rating (BBB) among privately-held corporates in the region.
Majid Al Futtaim owns and operates 29 shopping malls, 13 hotels and four mixed-use communities, with further developments underway in the region. The shopping malls portfolio includes Mall of the Emirates, Mall of Egypt, Mall of Oman, City Centre malls, My City Centre neighbourhood centres, and five community malls which are in joint venture with the Government of Sharjah. The Company is the exclusive franchisee for Carrefour in over 30 markets across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, operating a portfolio of more than 420 outlets including City+, the region’s first checkout-free store, and an online store.
Majid Al Futtaim operates more than 600 VOX Cinemas screens as well as a portfolio of world-class leisure and entertainment experiences across the region including Ski Dubai, Ski Egypt, Dreamscape, Magic Planet, Little Explorers and iFLY Dubai. The Company is parent to a Fashion, Home and Specialty retail business representing international brands such as Abercrombie & Fitch, Hollister, AllSaints, lululemon athletica, Crate & Barrel, Maisons du Monde, LEGO and THAT, a Majid Al Futtaim fashion concept store and app. In addition, Majid Al Futtaim operates Enova, a facility and energy management company, through a joint venture operation with Veolia, a global leader in optimised environment resource management.