Dubai Festival City is a mixed-use creekside destination and waterfront community which connects the best residential, shopping, dining, leisure and entertainment, international hotels, schools, golf course, automotive park and offices. Composed three districts, the master development is connected by a 30-kilometer road network and a creekside promenade. The location is home to a number of freehold villas, apartments and townhouses inspired by a mix of traditional and modern architecture. The area has been repeatedly recognized at The Arabian Property Awards 2010, in the categories of Best Mixed Use Development for Dubai Festival City, Best Residential Development for Al Badia Hillside Village, Dubai Festival City and Best Retail Development for Festival Centre, Dubai Festival City.
The area itself has its own school and nursery. Here is a list of schools nearby: