- The GIRLGAMER Esports Festival kicks off tomorrow,February 19th, with an action-packed four days of Esports and entertainment running until Saturday, February 22nd, at Meydan Grandstand.
- Rap superstar Gucci Mane headlines a spectacular line-up, which includes Dany Neville, along with a host of special guests from the worlds of Esports, gaming, cosplay, and entertainment.
- Don’t miss out! Get your tickets now at GIRLGAMER.gg!
Dubai (February 2020): Galaxy Racer Esports has confirmed the official line-up for the highly anticipated GIRLGAMER Esports Festival, taking place at Meydan Grandstand, from February 19th to 22nd. The biggest Esports and entertainment festival in Dubai is the go-to event for gaming, cosplay, concerts, activities, and endless fun for all the family. As the world’s leading event to celebrate and promote women’s competitiveness in Esports, the festival will also host the GIRLGAMER World Finals, featuring the best CS:GO and LoL action.
An Unmissable 4-Day Line-up Awaits
- Industry Conference: Step up your game and join the two-day GIRLGAMER Industry Conference,from February 19th to 20th, featuring some of the most recognised speakers from the worlds of Esports, gaming, media, and entertainment. Find out more about the event agenda, special-guest speakers and how to get your conference pass HERE!
- GIRLGAMER World Finals: Catch the world’s best CS:GO and LoL action over three thrilling daysat the GIRLGAMER World Finals, from February 20th to 22nd.
- Interschool Esports Tournament: The first event of its kind in the UAE, the Interschool Esports Tournament will take place on February 21st (Qualifiers Stage) and February 22nd(Knockouts and Finals). It is open to boys and girls of all ages, from all schools in Dubai, and will be divided into two categories (Juniors and Seniors), with scholarships totaling AED 255,000 given out to the 1st and 2nd place winners of each tournament.
- Meet-&-Greets, Panel Discussions & Guest Speakers: GIRLGAMER will welcome an incredible line-up of special guests, including Illustrator NaruseChisato, Comic Book Illustrator Des Taylor, Voice Actress Kari Wahlgren, and Illustrator Shimadoriru, who will be meeting, greeting and interacting with fans on February 21st and 22nd.
- Education & Careers: GIRLGAMER’s free education and career seminars are must-attend events for anyone looking to pursue careers in esports or video-game-building. Parents are also encouraged to attend and learn more about the positive and negative effects of gaming. Check out GIRLGAMER.gg over the coming daysfor updates.
- Cosplay Competition: GIRLGAMER Dubai’s Cosplay Competition, with a prize pool of $5,000 sponsored by Go Gamers, is set to take place on February 21st and 22nd, featuring international cosplay icon Alodia Gosiengfiao, leading local cosplay pioneer Saud Al Hazzani AKA Vega Cosplay, and talented, Middle Eastern, professional cosplayer Sumi Cosplay, as special-guest judges.
- Enlightening Workshops: From photography and cosplay to comic books, artand nutrition, festivalgoers will be able to take part in a host ofinformative and entertaining workshops from the likes of Nikon, Sumi Cosplay, Shimadoriru, and many more.
Spectacular Live Performances, Entertainment & Activities
The GIRLGAMER Esports Festival is going all out when it comes to entertainment, with sensational live events and activities to look forward to:
- Gucci Mane: Global rap superstar Gucci Mane will headline the Main Stage with an unforgettable live performance for the final day of the GIRLGAMER Esports Festival World Finals, on February 22nd.
- L.O.L. Surprise! Fun Zone: The world’s largest private toy company, MGA Entertainment, is coming to Dubai for the very first time. Come and hang out at the L.O.L. Surprise! Fun Zone, featuring fashion shows, hair and makeup activities, games, and much more. There’ll even be opportunities to compete in the fashion shows and B.B. Cosplay, for the chance to win amazing prizes.
- Little Tikes Play Date: MGA Entertainment is inviting families to enjoy the fun-filled Little Tikes Play Date area, which includes ‘Wiggling Wheels on the Bus’ and ‘Little Baby Bum Nursery Rhyme Friends’. Don’t forget to check out the latest Little Tikes products in collaboration with Little Baby Bum.
- Na! Na! Na! Surprise: MGA Entertainment will also be unveiling its brand-new line of toys, Na! Na! Na! Surprise, at the GIRLGAMER Esports Festival. Mums will even have the chance to compete for the chance to win these dolls for their daughters, months before they are available in Dubai.
- Dany Neville: Award-winning DJ and Producer Dany Neville, who has performed in the entertainment capitals of the world and collaborated with some of the biggest names in music, will perform live on February 22nd.
- Radio& Gaming’s Biggest Names: A bumper day of entertainment on Saturday, February 22nd, will be hosted by an all-star line-up of radio DJs, including Kris Fade, Priti Malik, Big Rossi, and Brent Black, who will also be taking part in fun-filled activities and gaming battles with the hugely popular gamer, TV presenter and voice over actor Ahmed Al Nasheet a.k.a. DVLZGame.
- Exciting Activities & Open Tournaments: There’s fun for all the family with a wide selection of activities to choose from, including Just Dance! The Competition!and an extra special X-Shot by ZURU activation. Gamers can also get their fix, with open tournaments for titles such as WRC 8, Tekken 7, Super Smash Bros, Mortal Kombat 11, Gran Turismo, Fortnite, FIFA20, and Brawlhalla.
Get Your Tickets Now
Tickets are still available on the GIRLGAMER website! Check out the categories below:
|Day 1 Pass (Feb 21): AED 95, General Admission|
|Day 2 Pass (Feb 22): AED 145, General Admission|
|Day 2 GOLD Pass (Feb 22): AED 495, includes Golden Circle Concert Access on Feb 22|
|Conference Pass (Feb 19 – 22): AED 795, includes Conference Access on Feb 19 – 22, VIP Day Access on Feb 20, Festival Pass on Feb 21 & 22, and Golden Circle Concert Access on Feb 22|
|Festival Pass (Feb 21 – 22): AED 195, General Admission|
|GOLD Festival Pass (Feb 21 – 22): AED 575, includes Golden Circle Concert Access on Feb 22.|
Stay tuned to GIRLGAMER.gg for updates throughout the week and get ready for all the action at Dubai’s biggest esports and entertainment festival.