Bullish mood in Deira!

Torro ... Bullfighting at the DSF will operate in a special format.

Murraqabbat Street, Deira, Dubai will witness a unique event during the Dubai Shopping Festival. The colours and sounds of Mexico will be presented in their full pomp and splendour from January 16 to February 15 at a specially constructed arena with a seating capacity of 3,000 people.

The main event will be the traditional bullfight that will be staged daily in a specially created arena.

Ibrahim Abdul Rahim, events and projects director, Dubai Shopping Festival said, "We are confident that the first ever Mexican bullfight to be staged in the Middle East will generate great interest amongst resident and tourists alike."