School break is near, and Hollywood-style action has arrived with MOTIONGATE™ Dubai

Part of Dubai Parks and Resorts, MOTIONGATE™ Dubai theme park is a must during your next visit to Dubai, offering immersive rides and live entertainment for family and friends of all ages

January 18, 2017

Imagine going on a wild roller coaster chase to catch the villain, or blasting up a 58m tower to escape a hoard of zombies. What about going behind the scenes of the Smurfs’ latest movie set, or cheering on a hip hop crew in their battle to win the Middle East Hip Hop Championships?  How would you feel if you met a certain famous green ogre, or dined inside the world’s only hotel for monsters? Believe it or not, all of this and more is on offer at MOTIONGATE™ Dubai.

With school break on the horizon, Dubai will be one of the top destinations for GCC residents and families looking for new, exciting entertainment and leisure experiences. Now open, MOTIONGATE™ Dubai, the region’s largest Hollywood-inspired theme park, part of Dubai Parks and Resorts, the region’s largest integrated theme park destination in the region, combines favourite pastimes bringing together the best of Hollywood cinema, theme park action, live entertainment and exciting shopping and dining options right here the region, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

At MOTIONGATE™ Dubai, guests can choose the type of Hollywood adventure they want to have, whether they’re adventure seekers, star spotters, film buffs, foodies or just young at heart. Spread across five themed Zones: Columbia Pictures, Smurfs Village, DreamWorks, Lionsgate and Studio Central, the park’s entry boulevard, MOTIONGATE™ Dubai brings to life 13 Hollywood blockbuster films including favourites such as the Smurfs, Ghostbusters, Hotel Transylvania, Shrek, Kung Fu Panda and Step Up, Al In! and Step Up, Revolution as immersive experiences. 

John Hallenbeck, General Manager commented, “MOTIONGATE™ Dubai at Dubai Parks and Resorts is a great must-visit attraction for visiting families and groups of friends of all ages who want to experience the best of Hollywood films, immersive rides such as action-packed roller coasters, motion simulators and interactive play areas plus an exciting program of live entertainment and shows. In addition, with wide range of movie-themed dining and shopping, guests can go beyond the screen of their favourite films and create memorable experiences.” 

For those looking for the ultimate red carpet experience, or for families preferring a more exclusive visit during their stay can take advantage of MOTIONGATE™ Dubai’s VIP Tours, which offers a private guide, priority access to rides and attractions, private meet and greets with characters and other great benefits.

Discover what happens with Hollywood meets the Middle East, and plan to visit MOTIONGATE™ Dubai at Dubai Parks and Resorts during your next visit to Dubai. The region’s largest Hollywood-inspired theme park is ready to offer non-stop action and cinematic adventure, Hollywood-style!  

 

 

 

Please visit www.motiongatedubai.com and www.DubaiParksandResorts.com for more information about the park, timings, and ticket prices.

MOTIONGATE™ Dubai is part of Dubai Parks and Resorts which will also feature Bollywood Parks™ Dubai, a first-of-its-kind theme park that showcases rides and attraction based on some of Bollywood’s biggest blockbusters as well as the region’s first LEGOLAND® Park and a LEGOLAND® Water Park. The entire destination is connected by Riverland™ Dubai – 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.

Notes to Editors

For more information, follow MOTIONGATE™ Dubai’s social media channels for the latest updates:

 

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MOTIONGATEDubai  

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/motiongatedubai

 

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 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  

 

 

About Dubai Parks and Resorts

 

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 theme 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

 

For more information, go to: www.dubaiparksandresorts.com  

 

For further information, please contact:

Sameh Hamtini / Dina Bajjali 

ASDA’A Burson-Marsteller

Email: sameh.hamtini@bm.com / Dina.bajjali@bm.com

T: +971 4 4507600