Xtreme Acts on the River
  • “Xtreme Acts on the River” will feature an energy-packed adventure of thrills and skills
  • The event will feature International and local Xtreme sports athletes performing astounding acts

Adrenaline and thrill seekers are in for a treat as Riverland™ Dubai, the free to enter, themed dining and entertainment destination located at the heart of Dubai Parks and Resorts, will bring back the “Xtreme Acts on the River” event for the second year running for 4 days, between 31st Jan-3rd Feb 2018.

Following last year’s huge success, “Xtreme Acts on the River” is returning bigger for 2018, with an extensive programme of adventure activities, world-class athletes, amazing spectacles performed by daring stars, in addition to various roaming arts and activations which will engage guests of all ages.

“Xtreme Acts on the River” will bring together some of the finest athletes in the world to perform their award-winning routines. Some of the renowned names making an appearance at this year’s events include; Mansour Al Safran, is an award-winning BMX athlete who has competed in various events across the GCC; Hashem Saleh, a young and upcoming traceur and Free-runner; and Petr Kraus who is one of the legends in trial biking on an international level.


Additionally, BMX Flatland Artist Álvaro Fernández from Spain, will take centre stage to show off his awe-inspiring jumps and tricks, joining fellow BMX and Parkour athletes who will perform live on the main stage throughout the four-day event using colorful props and everyday objects to create an outstanding show that can’t be missed. In addition to the stellar lineup of energetic shows, guests will get the chance to try out some extreme sports for themselves and get a taste of the action. From the climbing wall zone and much awaited zipline strung across the river, to the thrilling bungee trampoline and adventure high rope courses, “Xtreme Acts on the River” will offer something exceptional for friends and families of all ages to enjoy.

Ahmed Al Rayyes, General Manager of Retail and Hospitality at DXB Entertainments said: “We are very excited about the return of “Xtreme Acts on the River” in its second edition. The amazing turnout, interaction and positive response we witnessed last year inspired us to comeback bigger and better in 2018. We believe that the numerous performances, activations and shows we have on offer this year, will not only appeal to the adrenaline junkies and sports enthusiasts out there, but also to families and friends of all ages who are looking for fun activities to do while enjoying Riverland™ Dubai’s dining and entertainment offer in the lovely outdoor weather”.

The “Xtreme Acts on the River” event starts from 4:00pm to 10:00pm daily from January 31st until February 3rd, 2018.

Riverland Dubai is a free to enter, themed dining and entertainment destination, perfect for friends and families of all ages. Its central location means it will be experienced by all Dubai Parks and Resorts visitors.  The destination has four themed zones that offer a fascinating glimpse into some of the greatest eras of our past – from 1950s America at The Boardwalk, to medieval France at The French Village, to India Gate and the 19th century themed Peninsula.  With more than 50 shops and restaurants and a range of entertainment from street performances, to festivals and concerts there is always something exciting to enjoy at Riverland™ Dubai.

Dubai Parks and Resorts, the region’s largest integrated theme park destination, features MOTIONGATE™ Dubai – a unique theme park showcasing some of Hollywood’s most beloved characters from DreamWorks Animation, Columbia Pictures and Lionsgate, Bollywood Parks™ Dubai, a first-of-its-kind theme park that showcases rides and attraction based on some of Bollywood’s biggest blockbusters, LEGOLAND® Dubai, a unique interactive theme park for families which brings the well-known LEGO® brick to life in a playful learning environment. LEGOLAND® Water Park is the region’s first water park catering to families with children aged 2-12. The entire destination is connected by Riverland™ Dubai – Riverland™ Dubai, the free to enter themed recreational hub with a multitude of dining outlets and unique entertainment options, that connects the theme parks, perfect for friends and families of all ages. 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 the destination’s fifth theme park and the region’s first Six Flags theme park.

To find out more about the event visit www.Riverlanddubai.com or www.DubaiParksandResorts.com or call our customer experience team on 800-AMAZING to find out what’s happening next at Riverland™ Dubai.