Recommended Events in Dubai
New Year's Eve 2023
- December 31
Spend New Year's Eve 2023 in sunny Dubai and celebrate duly into the new year! Whether it's a relaxing cruise with fireworks, a party night in the hottest clubs, or a very special dinner. We tell you how and where to celebrate New Year's Eve 2023 in Dubai!
The Dubai Opera Cultural Centre regularly hosts opera, musical, theatre, ballet and concert events. The center is a year-round venue for both local and international artists. Let yourself be carried away by the performance of the extra class! At the moment the Phantom of the Opera, Gladiator, The Nutcracker, Harry Potter and many more are on the program. A guided tour through the impressive opera house is also possible.
Information and dates for the Dubai Opera program can be obtained directly from us. You can also purchase tickets directly from our ticket partner Headout.com.
Dubai Shopping Festival
- December – Januar
The Shopping Festival takes place annually at the beginning of the year. During this time you can get a lot of bargains in almost all malls - some shops even offer up to 75% discount. It's not only the low prices but also the numerous entertainment offers like concerts in the shopping malls that attract more than 50 million visitors every year.
Dubai Summer Surprises
- Juy – September
During the Dubai Summer Surprises, there are many discounted hotel rates, cultural events, and many discounts in the shops. There is also a wide range of activities for young guests. Perfect for the family holiday - whether big or small, here every one is entertained at a high level!
Events in Dubai - There is Always Something on Offer.
Competitions, festivals, musicals. The range of events in Dubai is huge. Every year the city hosts a spectacular festival at the turn of the year. The Sheikh of Dubai then lights a breathtaking New Year's Eve fireworks display on the Burj al Arab, which can be observed particularly well from the beach.
Also on all other days of the year, there are extraordinary events in Dubai City. The Dubai World Trade Center hosts around 70 trade fairs on various topics every year. Cultural events shape the daily routine in Dubai's museums, theatres, and operas.
In addition to the normal nightlife in Dubai, special nightlife shows are organized, where well-known DJs and artists from all over the world create the atmosphere. Fantastic light shows support the fascinating shows.
Many events in the luxury city have a sporting background. The Dubai Rugby Sevens, a famous rugby competition, is just one example of many where thousands of tourists watch every year.
In addition, the Dubai Marathon is another sporting event that attracts many visitors.
It's not only women who love the Dubai Shopping Festival, where all department stores in Dubai, accompanied by fireworks and carnival activities, initiate a sale. Men will find plenty of bargains too.
Religious festivities can be also found here: In Dubai, Ramadan, the Islamic month of fasting is celebrated. During this time all bars and pubs are closed and restaurants do not serve alcohol. The three-day Eid Al-Fitr festival marks the end of the month of fasting. Those who want to integrate into Dubai's culture will find plenty of events to take part in.
Party enthusiasts will find in our article about Nightlife in Dubai exciting locations for events concerning good music and going out.