Excitement peaks as Al Hamra announces the annual Winter Shopping Festival

 The 40-day festival will be packed with lifestyle experiences, daily gift vouchers, and a stunning apartment as the grand prize for one lucky winner

Ras Al Khaimah, UAE; December 21, 2020: Everyone’s favourite shopping festival is back, bigger and better. Al Hamra’s annual ‘Winter Shopping Festival’ will bring the ultimate shopping experience for all Ras Al Khaimah residents and visitors, from 23 December 2020 until 30 January 2021. It’s the perfect time to spruce up your wardrobe, try out new restaurants and spend more time with your loved ones.

The Winter Shopping Festival will offer unbelievable deals and discounts and is the perfect opportunity for both residents as well as visitors to shop from their favourite brands at a steal.

Running for 40 days at Manar Mall and Al Hamra Mall, the shopping festival will feature ‘Spin & Win’ activation that will offer customers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to win a stunning apartment in the award-winning residential community of Al Hamra Village.

Shoppers who spend AED 150 and above at any of the participating stores will be eligible to enter the draw and have the chance of winning the grand prize after the receipts are validated via the mall app. Customers also have a chance at a bonus spin if they shop at select brand stores.

Shoppers will also have plenty of opportunities to win fantastic daily prizes and gift vouchers. One lucky winner will be announced on 31 January 2021 at a ceremony in the Central Atrium of Manar Mall.

Manar Mall and Al Hamra Mall promises families and friends a joyous experience, making their winter holidays memorable. Al Hamra’s ‘Winter Shopping Festival’ is a pinnacle of the festive celebrations in the Emirate, making for an exciting time for mall visitors this season.

Offering a dynamic mix of shopping outlets, restaurants, and entertainment venues, Manar Mall and Al Hamra Mall are ideal destinations to spend quality time with family and friends.

Date: 23 December 2020 until 31 January 2021

Venue: Manar Mall and Al Hamra Mall, Ras Al Khaimah

Al Hamra Mall:

With its distinguishing Arabesque architecture inspired by the region’s vast heritage and located within the award-winning residential community of Al Hamra Village, Al Hamra Mall offers a unique shopping experience to Ras Al Khaimah’s multicultural population as well as the visitors and tourists received each year from all around the world. Since its opening in 2010, Al Hamra Mall has become one of the most popular retail destinations in Ras Al Khaimah. Spanning across 27,000 square meters of Gross Leasable Area (GLA), this two-storey mall houses in excess of 130 local and international retail brands, an extensive variety of F&B outlets plus modern and exciting entertainment options. Brands include H&M, Sephora, Adidas, Mothercare and Boots in addition to some of the UAE’s most iconic homegrown retail brands. The mall offers over 20 dining options including Nando’s, Chili’s, Shakespeare And Co, Pizza express and Burger King alongside some of the best entertainment options in the market such as Funville, an immersive indoor play area for children and Vox Cinema which features eight unique cinematic experiences. RAK Medical Centre recently opened a state-of-the-art facility in the mall to cater for the ever-growing demand for healthcare services from residents and are a very welcome addition to the mix. Anchored by Spinneys hypermarket and with a strong portfolio of services including pharmacies, men’s and women’s salons and car hire options, Al Hamra Mall caters for all. The mall also operates complimentary shuttle bus services to numerous hotels in Ras Al Khaimah to make access to the mall as convenient as possible. Boasting a perfect blend of shopping, entertainment, dining and recreational options, Al Hamra mall has something for everyone.

Manar Mall:

Opened in 2000, Manar Mall was the first major mall to open in the Emirate and has been the first-choice venue for both shopping and entertainment in the Ras Al Khaimah ever since. With a beautiful, aesthetic waterfront setting, Al Hamra’s flagship mall is situated in the heart of Ras Al Khaimah and is one of the most recognisable and well-known buildings in the Emirate. With 55,000 square meters of Gross Leasable Area (GLA), Manar Mall houses 200 local and international retail brands, an extensive variety of F&B outlets plus modern and exciting entertainment options. Brands include the first ever Zara in Ras Al Khaimah, H&M, Marks and Spencer, Adidas and Sun and Sand Sports as well a mix of both international and regional jewellery retailers and some of the UAE’s most iconic homegrown retail brands. Manar Mall continues to strengthen its already comprehensive food offering with the recent additions of Shake Shack®, Dunkin Donuts and Chili’s. Entertainment options include Tridom which is Ras Al Khaimah’s largest indoor entertainment park, a multi-screen Novo Cinema and Gymnation, a state-of-the-art 24-hour gym with breathtaking creek views. Anchored by Carrefour hypermarket and with a strong portfolio of services including pharmacies, women’s salons and money exchanges Manar Mall is without doubt the premier shopping and leisure destination in the Emirate. The next phase of the development will see a 10,000 sqm waterfront promenade opening in 2020 offering spectacular views, a host of leisure activities and exclusive, external dining options. This will be a must-visit tourist attraction and will add something very special to the overall experience. Work is also already underway to build a 250-room mid-scale hotel, Rove Manar Mall in partnership with Emaar Hospitality Group that will have a direct and dedicated access into the mall. The hotel is expected to be completed by 2021.