Best-in-branded entertainment from three of the largest and most successful motion picture studios in Hollywood – DreamWorks Animation, Sony Pictures Studios and Lionsgate – complete your visit to a world of innovation and creative storytelling by visiting MOTIONGATE  Dubai theme park. Opening December, 2016

Sony Pictures Studios

Step into the adventurous world of Sony Pictures Studios

Hang on tight as you embark on a high-speed chase, Green Hornet style. Join the Ghostbusters in a paranormal battle to save New York City. Or take on the Lycans with vampire warrior Selene in the supernatural universe of Underworld. Experience an action-packed land with 7 attractions, including a family water ride, coasters and interactive shows where ghosts roam, zombies rule and meatballs fall from the sky.





Smurfs Village

Welcome to the magical world of the Smurfs. Where fairytale mushroom-top houses capture imaginations and a colony of friendly blue Smurfs await at every corner. The village of the internationally beloved Smurfs offers 5 immersive attractions including interactive play zones, exciting family rides and a charming theatre show for all generations to enjoy.






Have you ever wanted to soar through the skies with Toothless? What about joining the Furious Five on an epic martial arts escapade?

You can, at this movie theme park! Explore four unique lands based on the blockbuster classics Kung Fu Panda, How to Train Your Dragon, Madagascar, and Shrek – all entirely indoors!

Play the hero and save the day with 12 mind-blowing attractions. Experience roller coasters, thrilling family rides, multimedia theatre shows and interactive play zones that you’ll never forget.





With exhilarating thrill attractions and a high-energy live stage show, the Lionsgate Zone brings to life the fast-paced, action-fuelled world of The Hunger Games and awe-inspiring dance favourites Step Up: All In and Step Up: Revolution.






Studio Central

Your journey starts by stepping into Studio Central at MOTIONGATE Dubai. Get transported into the Golden Age of Hollywood at the real life movie sets of New York City. Go behind the scenes and discover the illusion of filmmaking, theatrical opening shows and the characteristic executive offices of a working movie studio.






FLINT’S IMAGINATION LAB – Located at Sony Pictures Studios

Movie: Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs Your little ones can experiment inside Flint’s wonderful Imagination Lab, one of the best Dubai attractions for families. Climb, jump and play on whimsically science-themed slides and explore the soft play area built with larger-than-life food and laboratory maze…don’t do this at home though.’

Dragon Gliders – Located at Sony Pictures Studios

Movie: How To Train Your Dragon Soar the skies and discover the unique feeling of flight with Hiccup and Toothless! Fly to the Forbidden Islands and hold on tight as you soar from the Great Hall through caves and high above the wonderful village of Berk on a suspended rollercoaster adventure!

Underworld 4D – Located at Sony Pictures Studios

Movie: Underworld A multi-sensory experience that will take you through the 800 years of war between Vampires and Lycans. Prepare to roam the corridors deep inside the mansion of the Vampires’ coven and enjoy epic displays of weapons and paintings

Jump into the Vampire coven theatre and attend a one-of-a-kind party: As a human strike force attacks their vampire coven, a Death Dealer and an ancient Elder embark on a desperate, danger-filled rescue.  An action-packed journey against the Lycans in a multi-sensory 4D experience like no other! This suspenseful and thrilling adventure will leave you breathless and reeling for more

Hotel Transylvania – Located at Sony Pictures Studios

Movie: Hotel Transylvania –  The world’s only hotel for monsters is now open for humans, so hurry up – if you dare!

Join Dracula, his daughter Mavis, Frankenstein, Wayne the Werewolf, Murray the Mummy and a horde of other frightfully funny creatures; embark on charming coffin-like carriages with Gothic fair on a frenetic ride to explore the 2800 square meter giant castle. Expect surprises!…

Zombieland Blast Off – Located at Sony Pictures Studios

Movie: Zombieland  – Survival of the fittest? More like survival of the fastest!

Brave through the creepy ruins of an abandoned amusement park, where you could be face-to-face with zombies at every turn. Barricaded doors, roughly scrawled survival tips and improvised weapons make this experience anything but a walk in the park!

Your only escape is up a thrilling 58 meter drop tower! Yes, we’re talking about a free-fall experience! Not for the faint of heart and in true Zombieland style!

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs: RiverExpedition – Located at Sony Pictures Studios

Movie: Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs Bring out your appetite for adventure because we’re headed to Swallow Falls!

Created by the FLDSMDFR – the latest food-creating invention by Flint Lockwood, Swallow Falls is a world where food and animals have been combined to create fascinating new species with their own ecosystem!

Set sail on a splashingly fun and adventurous river expedition before heading deep into the heart of the lush jungle. Riders will get up close and personal with this phenomenal foodimal world… and keep an eye out for Steve the monkey who has gone astray!

Children between 92cm and 122cm must be accompanied by a supervising companion

Kung Fu Panda Academy – Located at DreamWorks

Movie: Kung Fu Panda Join the great, and occasionally clumsy, Po as you learn the art of Kung Fu under the tutelage of wise Master Shifu. Rest assured, it’s going to be one hilarious experience.

Swamp Celebration – Located at DreamWorks

Movie: Shrek Your favourite green monster wants you to meet his family! Join Shrek and Fiona for a fun spin around the swamp as they celebrate an unusual birthday party for their adorable triplets.

Embark on this rocking and rolling ride with the Ogres to surf up on the blistering mud bubbles of Shrek’s gassy swamp!

Madagascar Mad Pursuit! – Located at DreamWorks

Movie: Madagascar You like to move it, move it? Then Madagascar Mad Pursuit is for you! Climb aboard the fastest, craziest rollercoaster you will ever see and get ready to be sent on an action-packed drive through the circus! Bring out your wild side in this mad pursuit of the Zoosters in the dark, trying to escape the obsessive animal control officer Captain DuBois!

Mr. Ping’s Noodle Fling – Located at DreamWorks

Movie: Kung Fu Panda – Outside Mr. Ping’s Noodle Shop you’ll find a whirling, twirling carousel where the secret ingredient is, you guessed it, fun! Spin your festive teacup faster for an experience with Mr Ping

The Swinging Viking – Located at DreamWorks

Movie: How To Train Your Dragon Hold onto your seats as the mischievous Viking twins, Ruffnut and Tuffnut, hijack a Viking ship for a thrilling rogue adventure. This swinging ride starts smooth enough, but don’t be fooled! You’ll be feeling totally weightless by the end!

Penguin Air – Located at DreamWorks

Movie: Madagascar Join the penguins and their crew of chimp mechanics on a high-flying penguin aircraft adventure and glide through the air with colourful banners flying behind you.

But there’s a catch – the Penguins can’t afford licensed pilots, so they’ll be using you to get the job done!

Melman-Go-Round – Located at DreamWorks

Movie: Madagascar Come to the big top and ride a funny, frenetic carousel as imaginative as the Zoosters’ Fur Power Circus!

A spectacular and musical contraption!

Kung Fu Panda: Unstoppable Awesomeness -Located at DreamWorks

Movie: Kung Fu Panda –  When a villainous warlord imprisons Kung Fu’s legendary legends, the Furious Five, it is up to Dragon Warrior Po!

Armed only with Po’s unstoppable awesomeness, climb aboard this rollicking crazy adventure to free the Furious Five on this state-of-the-art 4D simulator.

Woodland Play Park – Located at Smurfs Village

Movie: The Smurfs-   Discover perfect outdoor space across the village with games and activities. It’s a one-of-a-kind, wild open space that will burst your imagination wide open and unleash your sense of adventure

Smurfs Studios Tour – Located at Smurfs Village

Movie: The Smurfs  – The beloved Smurf superstars will take you on a whirlwind tour of the whimsical movie studio where you become the star of the show! But when the dastardly Gargamel tries to get in on the act, chaos ensues




Step Up Dubai, All In! – Located at Lionsgate

Movie: Step Up All In – Get ready for a blast of entertainment with this high energy, live music and dance show inspired by the Step Up Film series. Enjoy hip-hop street performances from the Step Up Dubai dance crew as they prepare for the international championship!





Hotel Beastro  – Located at Sony Pictures Studios

Monstrously delicious meal selections including burgers, chicken and sandwiches. Plus, treat yourself to a dessert of soft-serve from the ice cream counter.

Baby Brent’s Luncheonette – Located at Sony Pictures Studios

Enjoy a buffet of your favourite Italian dishes such as sliced pizza, pasta and salads.

Slimer’s Diner – Located at Sony Picture Studio

A fast food joint where you can feast on various sandwiches, desserts, green “Slimer” slush and more.

Very Smurfy Café  – Located at Smurfs Village

Get your fill at one of our theme park restaurants. Try out Baker Smurf’s selection of healthy dishes – from Arabic sandwiches, grilled chicken to themed desserts and ice cream.

The Candy Apple – Located at DreamWorks

Deep in the heart of Shrek’s swamp, The Candy Apple offers a selection of fine cuisine with soups, salad, entrées and desserts.

Dragon Flame Grill – Located at DreamWorks

Enjoy a “taste of Berk”! The thematic Dragon Flame Grill will ensure you’re all set for a fiery experience with its special hearty chilli and curries! Not to mention the gourmet shawarma, grilled kebabs and tabbouleh… just in case you are trying to catch your breath.

King Julien’s Side Show Café – Located at DreamWorks

Diners are treated to finger licking chicken, fish, mash potatoes, shepherd’s pie, vegan quiches and assorted desserts!

In the café, spontaneous live shows erupt diners into a full-fledged dance party or watch out for Chantel DuBois as she may catch you!

Mr. Ping’s Noodle Shop – Located at DreamWorks

There’s always room for one more at Mr Ping’s! Get an exclusive taste of Chinese cuisine brought to you straight from the Valley of Peace: from noodle soup, fried rice and steamed dumplings to spring rolls and egg tarts, enjoy Mr Ping’s secret ingredient as much as you want!

Supporting Rolls Bakery – Located at Studio Central

Grab a coffee or a freshly baked pastry before heading out to explore the park, or take a break with sandwiches and refuel with some ice cream, pastries and cookies!


Lens Flair – Located at Studio Central

Bring the best memories home! Pick up your Meet & Greet and on-ride photos from your experiences

Silver Screen Sundries – Located at Sony Pictures Studios

Purchase a range of unique products from Clapboard design souvenirs, Oscar Awards replicas, apparel and so much more.

Sweet Sweet Nothings – Located at Studio Central

Treat yourself to a wide range of lollipops, jellybeans and gummy bears to satisfy your sweet cravings.

Daily Variety Store – Located at Studio Central

Themed merchandise from all the favourite blockbuster movies at the park; toys, apparel, plush toys, flip flops & stationary.

Creature Comforts – Located at Sony Pictures Studios

Take home souvenirs to relive the goose bumps and shivers you got from Hotel Transylvania

Tim and Son’s Bait Shop – Located at Sony Pictures Studios

Choose from a range of souvenirs, stationary and apparel inspired by Cloudy with a Chance of meatballs.

Ghostly Gifts – Located at Sony Pictures Studios

Purchase different Ghostbusters themed products such as mugs and toys as well as your on-ride photos.

Smurfs Studios Store – Located at Smurfs Village

Pack memorable Smurfy souvenirs to take home with you from the Smurf store, including Smurfy toys, beach towels and even flip flops.

Shrek Shack  – Located at DreamWorks

This is the part where you don’t run away! Dwell in the Shack and take home some memorable items from the verdant storybook kingdom where you first met your beloved green ogre Shrek and his dear princess Fiona! Notebooks, pencils, magnets, crazy mugs, terrific bags… all to live happily ever after.

Big Top Treasures – Located at DreamWorks

Take the Urban Jungle experience home with Madagascar themed bags, toys, and a lot of additional themed products and souvenirs such as key chains, and travel bags.

Hiccup’s Workshop -Located at DreamWorks

A shop selling How to Train Your Dragon apparel, stationary or gadgets as well as collectors items like helmets, swords, shields, stuffed dragons and much more.

Dragon Warrior Shrine and Gift Shop – Located at DreamWorks

Take home the Kung Fu Panda prophecy with a wide variety of themed products and souvenirs.


Studio Store – Located at Sony Pictures Studios

Get into the Hollywood spirit with goodies ranging from movie related products to film reel apparel, accessories and much more.

Shutter Bug  – Located at Studio Central

Enjoy the hub of the selected best sellers from your favourite films and choose special products from various hats and caps to sunglasses, sunblock lotion, batteries, baby diapers and even mist fans!