Embrace the spirit of the festive season at Jumeirah Golf Estates, as we bring you a glittering calendar of events the whole family will love. Whether you’re looking to plan the perfect Christmas Day brunch or give a gourmet spin to your home entertaining, discover everything you need for an unforgettable holiday season.
Christmas Tree Lighting
The festive season sparkles to life with Jumeirah Golf Estates’ Annual Tree Lighting on Sunday, 10 December. Gather with friends and family on the Earth Terrace from 5pm to 8pm to watch in wonder as the giant tree is illuminated. Christmas carols, live entertainment and a visit from Santa Claus and his elves add to the magic of the moment. Prices are AED 280 per adult including house beverages and canapes, AED 120 per adult for soft drinks and canapes, and AED 80 for children aged four to 12.
Festive Themed Brunchissimo at Bussola
On Sunday, 24 December, Bussola is hosting its fabulously festive Brunchissimo from 1pm to 4pm. Indulge in an Italian-accented feast including cappelletti, perfectly roasted turkey from the carvery, and classic panettone for dessert. Little ones will delight in the dedicated kids’ activities and Santa visit. The Brunchissimo is AED 390 with house beverages, AED 430 with sparkling, AED 295 with soft drinks, and AED 110 for children aged six to 12.
Christmas Day Brunch
On Monday, 25 December, the Earth Terrace is the scene for a showstopping Christmas Day Brunch from 12.30pm to 4.30pm. Share a Christmas Day to remember as you indulge in a mouth-watering buffet of your favourite festive dishes, free-flowing drinks, and spirited entertainment. A haven for families, this joyous celebration includes craft and baking stations, a fun park, face painting, and a play area for toddlers. Watch the joy in little faces light up as they meet the big man himself. The Christmas Day Brunch is priced at AED 485 with house beverages, AED 295 with soft drinks, and AED 165 for children aged four to 12.
Boxing Day Quiz
Not ready to end the festivities? On Tuesday 26 December, join us in the Ballroom for an evening of drinks and trivia fun with friends as community quizmaster Robert Duce hosts the Boxing Day Quiz. Get ready to laugh out loud as you challenge the crowd. AED 365 with house drinks, AED 175 for soft drinks, AED 115 ages four to 12. The quiz night starts at 7PM, advance bookings required.
The Ultimate Festive Takeaway
Take the hassle out of entertaining this holiday season with a delectable Festive Takeaway from Jumeirah Golf Estates’ expert chefs. Wow your guests with a gourmet roast turkey with all the trimmings, including glazed root vegetables, roast potatoes, Brussels sprouts, stuffing, gravy and cranberry sauce (from AED 590), or choose a succulent roasted pork belly with crackling and trimmings for AED 600. For a sweet ending, order a beautifully Festive Yule Log in vanilla, chocolate or red velvet, for AED 210.