Nominations have officially opened for Dubai Stars, touted as our city’s ‘Walk of Fame.’ People can nominate any three celebrities from nine categories to feature on the walk.
Hollywood-inspired ‘Walk of Fame’ coming to Dubai
Everyone’s heard of the iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles, the star-studded sidewalk featuring the world’s most iconic superstars and characters embedded in five-pointed terrazzo and brass stars. Recently, real estate giants Emaar announced Dubai is getting its own version, Dubai Stars, at Downtown’s Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard. It’s set to feature 400 names by October and 10,000 in the future.
Public nominations open for Dubai Stars
Dubai Stars is accepting public nominations for its first 400 names. To nominate, all you have to do is head to their website, www.thedubaistars.com, fill in your contact details and nominate any three people from the following six categories: Film, Music, Arts, Architecture, Sports, Social Media Influencers, Innovation, Literature and Social Work.
Dubai Stars a salute to prominent figures
Ahmad Al Matrooshi, Managing Director of Emaar Properties, says the introducing Dubai Stars goes in line with promoting arts, culture an sports by “saluting the stars.” He said, “Emaar takes pride in ensuring the best lifestyle experience for both residents and visitors to Dubai. With Dubai Stars, we are further highlighting our commitment to making Dubai the best city in the world, and to promote arts, culture and sports by saluting the stars, whose contributions continue to inspire the world.”