As part of this year’s Dubai food festival, Darnival the family carnival will run from February 24 to 25 at Dubai Festival City mall.

The two-day carnival will host activities from Discovery Network’s Fatafeat, DKids, DLife and DMAX channels.

Featured in the event, are live cooking demonstrations by Fatafeat celebrity chefs: Mohamad Orfali, Leila Fathallah, Daad Abu-Jaber, Salma Soleiman, Karim Haidar, Wafik Belaid, Darine El Khatib and Arda Turkmen.

Dr. Partha Nandi of the DLife show Ask Dr Nandi will host a Q&A session on health and wellbeing at the event.

For the little visitors, there will be a performance by Chatterbox from the DKids show, Hi-5, as well as an unveiling of new DKids characters.

Entry to the carnival is free of charge, and events run from 4pm to 10pm. For more information visit