From A to Z, all you need to know about this family-friendly hotspot
Back for its 20th edition from 21 June to 17 August, Modhesh World is a family-favourite destination during Dubai Summer Surprises 2019. This sprawling, free entry indoor park located at Dubai World Trade Centre is home to a wide array of exciting attractions, thrilling rides, classic arcade and carnival games, bungee jumping and much, much more. Children can enjoy zone after zone of immeasurable fun and, of course, meet Modhesh in person. Here’s our guide to all you need to know about Modhesh World.
What is Modhesh World?
Modhesh World is a family-centric, super-sized indoor entertainment hub that arrives annually with Dubai’s summer. Children of all ages can enjoy a world of non-stop fun with a huge selection of rides and attractions where the fun doesn’t stop. Expect high-energy live entertainment and a wide range of games to delight crowds all summer long.
Adding to the mix are Dubai’s culinary homegrown heroes that station themselves in quirky food trucks across the venue. Indulge in a range of delicious local and international flavours bound to satisfy even the pickiest eaters, with dedicated seating for families.
Who is Modhesh?
Modhesh is a loveable local mascot who signals the arrival of summer in the city. This smiling Jack-in-the-box-inspired character is seen across Dubai, popping up everywhere from street signs to cuddly plush toys.
Modhesh is the popular ambassador for Dubai Summer Surprises, sharing a vision of family, fun and friendship with young fans. He was conceived in 1997 and, while he has changed a little since then, he remains a symbol of the city’s bright sunshine and dynamic summers. Fans can meet Modhesh in person at Modhesh World, where he’s frequently seen taking selfies and making new friends.
How do I get to Modhesh World?
Modhesh World takes place every year at the easily accessible Dubai World Trade Centre. The extensive indoor park is spread across 23,000sqm, taking up Halls 1 to 8. Entrance is free for all, so there’s no excuse not to visit this summer spectacular.
Those taking public transport can catch the regular Dubai Metro from both directions to the World Trade Centre Metro Station, with Modhesh World a simple and sign-posted two-minute walk away from the station.
What are the visitor facilities?
Modhesh World is well-equipped to cater for every guest, with restrooms, baby changing areas, people of determination facilities and prayer rooms located at convenient spots throughout the venue. Parking is easy with the Dubai World Trade Centre’s multi-level ticketed car park and the car park’s elevators and escalators lead guests directly into the showgrounds.