Riverland™ Dubai, the multi-themed dining and retail destination located at the heart of Dubai Parks and Resorts, the Middle East’s largest integrated theme park destination, has announced the exhilarating line-up of athletes and performers participating in the much anticipated “Xtreme Acts on the River” annual event taking place between 9th-11th February. The line-up includes renowned Parkour performers, BMX bikers, fly boarding, X Pogo, free drop, inline, Scooter, trial riders and gravity defying athletes who will perform a range of extreme sport activities by the river.
“Xtreme Acts on the River” will take place at Riverland™ Dubai on the magnificent one-kilometre-long river featuring live music from international mixmasters and graffiti artist. The full list of international performers will include the following: trials rider Benjamin Savage, BMX rider James Jones, scooter rider Lewis Williams, inline skater Grigoriy Lobko, flatland BMX rider Alvaro Fernandez, Xpogo extreme sportsman Russell Joseph, Dubai based flyboarder Karim Elgendy, freedrop stuntman Daniel Möesl and 3 parkour athletes; Rostyslav Chulkov, Iyad Almarouj and Bogdan Pascal. Along with DJs Scott Forshaw, Joe Beck, Vladan Kristic Kica and MCs Mohamed Mustafa also known as MC Hype and James Thorne.
“Xtreme Acts on the River” will welcome visitors from 5pm to 10pm on the 9th of February, and 2pm to 10pm on the 10th and 11th of February. Additionally, thrill seeking guests can participate in a series of exciting activities such as; the Climbing wall, zip line over the river, bungee trampoline and Bagjump free drop tower.
Klaus Assmann, VP Hospitality and Retail at DXB Entertainments, the owner of Dubai Parks and Resorts, said: “It’s an absolute privilege for Riverland™ Dubai to host an event of this type which has a huge fan base in this part of the world. “Xtreme Acts on the River” will be the first event out of five signature events for the year of 2017, and will be held annually to satisfy the growing demand for such extreme sport activities. Moreover, guests will also be able to experience Riverland™ Dubai’s retail, dining and entertainment offer and discover this new, unique destination without an entry ticket”.