Nissan is partnering with Street Nights to host the urban street art, food and culture experience during the Dubai Food Festival, on 20-21 February.
Taking place at the heart of Dubai’s underground art scene in Al Quoz, Street Nights and Nissan will bring together a variety of urban graffiti artists, creative street-food stalls and renowned DJs and musicians that will perform live to thousands of street culture enthusiasts.
As title sponsor, Nissan is showcasing its latest urban crossover, the 2015 Juke, at the event, which will give consumers a chance to learn about its features.
Nissan’s managing director Middle East, Samir Cherfan says in a statement: “In every market in which we operate, Nissan is committed to supporting local community initiatives. The Street Nights food and culture event is a great local community project, which allows visitors to express artistic creativity, share urban culinary experiences and celebrate grassroot artistic talent. Sticking true to our mantra, ‘Innovation that Excites’, we will be working with the Street Nights team on a range of engaging activities to make this year better than ever before”.
The event will see a variety of internationally renowned street artists fly in from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, the United States, Brazil, United Kingdom, Switzerland, New Zealand, France and Spain to compete for the best street art demonstrations as part of the festival. In support of street festival culture and a believer in inspiring creativity, Nissan will provide its latest urban crossover, the Juke, to be used a blank canvas for the street artists to create their designs.
Alexandre Teodoresco, co-founder of Street Nights, says: “Nissan’s support and their involvement in developing the creative activities during the event, will enhance this year’s Street Nights experience, taking it to a new level”.
The interactive event will allow visitors to vote for their favorite art pieces, experience a variety of pop up gastronomic street food stalls, while enjoying the entertaining artistic live performances all set along the streets of Al Quoz.
Street Nights is an official event of Dubai Food Festival taking place on street 4b in Al Quoz industrial area on Friday Feb 20 and Saturday Feb 21, 2015, from 5pm to midnight. The event is open to the public and the entrance is free.