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Travel Back Into The UAE's History
Updated on 18 April 2022

Museums are a great way to immerse into the culture and past of a country. With Dubai's rich heritage and culture, modern history and future vision, visiting the museums is a definite must to learn more about this great place. Here are some of the museums in Dubai to visit and check out.

Etihad Museum

Walk through life in the UAE from the years 1968 to 1974 at the Etihad Museum. Located at Jumeirah Street, the museum highlights the decisions and initiatives taken by the founding fathers of the country to make the UAE what it is today.

The stories of the union are shared from the perspective of the country's leaders. The museum also showcases documents and materials from the unification.

Admission to the museum is set at Dhs 25 with student tickets at Dhs 10.

www.etihadmuseum.dubaiculture.gov.ae

Museum of the Future 

Travel into the future to the year 2071 at the Museum of the Future. The stunning museum is designed by Mattar bin Lahej with Arabic calligraphy of a poem by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.

The museum offers a hub for scientific and technological advancements as well as solutions for both the present generation and the future and is a definite must-visit.

Admission is set at Dhs 145 for people aged 3 years and above.

www.museumofthefuture.ae

Al Shindagha Museum

Take a look into the culture of Dubai at the Al Shindagha Museum. Located at Dubai Creek, the museum takes visitors into the lives of Emiratis and the importance of maritime trade in their lives.

Situated in one of the oldest neighbourhoods in Dubai, visitors can also visit the Perfume House which highlights the role of perfume which has been carried on by generations, as well as a looks into the governing bodies in Dubai and society.

Tickets to the museum are priced at Dhs 15 for adults and Dhs 5 for students tickets.

www.alshindagha.dubaiculture.gov.ae

Dubai Heritage Village

Located at Al Shindagha, the Dubai Heritage Village looks into the lives and the culture of the Bedouin settlement. Focusing on what life in the past looks like, the museum highlights the relevance of maritime trading, pearl diving, traditions and architecture.

Enjoy looking at stunning pieces like the cooking utensils used, armour worn, traditional weapons, wooden chests and more. A range of workshops are available from pottery and weaving and visitors can also buy a range of Bedouin handicrafts.

Entry to the museum is free.

04-5155000

Naif Museum

Originally a police station, the location has now been converted into a museum to highlight the journey of the police and their role in protecting the country.

The museum displays how the police uniform has changed over the years, showcases detention rooms as well as the weapons used in the past.

The museum is open to all for free.

800-33222

Coffee Museum

Located in the Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood, the Coffee Museum takes visitors on a journey into the history of coffee. The museum highlights the different methods coffee is brewed and roasted globally and will also feature books and documents relating to coffee.

Visitors can also sip on some delicious coffee at the coffee shop.

The museum is open to all for free.

04-3538777

Coins Museum

The Coins Museum in Bur Dubai gives visitors the opportunity to look at over 470 rare coins. The coins date over several historic periods and have all the information on each coin as well as a magnifying glass to get a better look at each coin.

The coins on display range rom India, the British Empire and more.

The museum is free for entry.

04-3920093

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The 26th edition of Dubai Summer Surprises will feature brilliant sales and live entertainment, running till 3 September
The festival will be held from 15 December to 29 January 2023
Delight in a brilliant electronic dance music lineup of Don Diablo, Yellow Claw, Aly & Fila, VINAI, DubVision and DJ Pink Panda
The exhibition is on from 11 to 15 May
The concert will be held on 4 February 2023 at Coca-Cola Arena
Are you looking for something exciting to do in Dubai over the weekend? Look no further! Discover Dubai has got you covered with its ultimate guide to the best events in the city.
If you're looking for exciting activities this November, here's a list of must-attend concerts and events in the UAE.
Enjoy live performances, dining, music and more
Love Trance? This Friday night, Grab your free tickets for InnerTrance
Coke Studio fans, it's time to unite and glee in excitement since the highly-anticipated second edition of Coke Studio Live is all set to take stage at Coca-Cola Arena on 25 November.
The singer of 'Young, Dumb and Broke' is now scheduled to take the stage in Dubai on 2 March 2024, at the Coca-Cola Arena.
Originating from Seoul, South Korea, the WaterBomb Festival is coming to Dubai on 7 and 8 June. It's renowned as the world's only festival that combines top artists with loads of water fun. Here's your guide to the happenings on each day.
The American rock band KISS will perform as part of their final 'End of the Road' world tour on 13 October at Coca-Cola Arena
The song will be played from 25 to 27 March at 8pm
Get Ready For The First World Padel League In Dubai!
The event will be held at Times Square Center
The activities will be held daily from 4pm to 10pm
Fun activities for the last week of the month!
The triathlon will be held on 2 October
To enhance your festive experience, Dubai World Trade Centre is bringing back its Ramadan Majlis. The Majlis will open on Friday, 15 March and continue until Eid.
Known for hosting some of the most extravagant celebrations worldwide, and after following its successful 2023 edition, Elrow Dubai XXL is gearing up to dominate the Middle East once again in 2024.
If you plan to attend some events in April, Discover Dubai is here with its April events guide, highlighting all the must-attend events in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
Activities to check out this weekend
Discover Dubai has put together an exclusive guide to help you make the most of your upcoming weekend in Dubai. Discover the perfect ways to enjoy your time in this dynamic city. 
Dubai's beloved immersive family entertainment destination, AYA Universe, is gearing up to introduce its latest immersive feature, the Star Pool.
Mini golf at Mini World is offering a free game until Tuesday, 7 November. The 18-hole mini-golf course provides adventure and fun for individuals of all ages.
The Halloween celebration will run from 20 to 31 October
The event will be held on 4 November
Top things to do in Al Barsha, Barsha Heights and Al Quoz
Celebrate Eid with loads of fun and activities in Dubai
Take a break this weekend
Dining, staycations and more for Mother's Day!
To celebrate the Holy Month of Ramadan, the Museum of the Future, situated on Sheikh Zayed Road, is hosting a special 3-day event called Ramadan Majlis Nights.
Comedian to make his Dubai debut in March.
Jubin Nautiyal, the renowned Indian playback singer with his enchanting voice, is gearing up to mesmerise the city in a magical evening of melody on 30 December.
The weekend is here, and Dubai is buzzing with exciting events! If you're looking for the latest events and concerts in the city, look no further than Discover Dubai's complete guide to things to do.
The renowned American rapper and singer Denzel Curry will perform on 12 October at Bla Bla Dubai
Kylie previously performed at the resort's grand opening in 2008
World Art Dubai, the Middle East's largest contemporary art fair, is back for its 10th edition.
Get ready to make the most of the new month!
A free yoga event will be held on Wednesday, 21 June at Danube Sports World for International Yoga Day
Special shows will be held at Dubai Festival City at 7.30pm and 8.30pm with the Russian flag on display at 9.30pm
Make the weekend a fun one!
Michelin-starred restaurants to feature at the return of one of Dubai's favourite events
Watch comedians Andrew Ryan, Liam Withnail and Radu Isac perform!
Get ready for the weekend!
The concert will be held at Dubai Duty-Free Tennis Stadium on 22 October
Fans can enjoy meet-and-greet opportunities with the star!
Enjoy endless fun throughout the summer at Dubai Summer Surprises
Delight in unending giggles with a great lineup of Mike Marino, Laura Hayden and Robby Slowik
Take a look at some of the different staycations you can try in Dubai and across the UAE.
If laughter is on your agenda and you're in search of comedy shows, look no further than The Laughter Factory. As UAE's longest-running comedy club since 1997, it presents the 'Part of the Problem' tour until 4 May.
Get ready for a tour filled with laughs
The concert will be held on 12 December
The silver anniversary June tour has an amazing line up
Sit back and enjoy watching Esther Manito, Julian Deane, Tabarak and Imah perform
As the weekend approaches, if you're considering catching a movie, Connector suggests checking out 'Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire'.
The Noise Next Door comedy troupe is coming to Dubai on the 28 and 29 January.
Fun activities to try over the weekend
Fun activities for the weekend!
Spend this weekend having fun!
Enjoy a spectacular show this National Day
Amazing events to make this weekend one to remember
Amazing events to enjoy around the UAE this September
The concert will be held on 23 December at Sheikh Rashid Hall at Dubai World Trade Centre
As another weekend approaches, Dubai opens its doors to endless opportunities for enjoyment. With a plethora of activities and events awaiting, let Discover Dubai be your trusted guide for discovering the best events happening in Dubai.
The singer will perform on 8 October at the Coca Cola Arena
The 8th edition of the Custom Show Emirates will run from 10 to 13 March at Expo City Dubai
Emaar has revealed that for this year's Emaar NYE 2024, you now have the option to buy a ticket for an exclusive viewing location, eliminating concerns about dealing with the crowd or the need to rush to secure your spot.
His Excellency Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council officially opens Dubai Sports World, which offers over 40 courts and pitches for multiple sports, that runs until 10 September
Another week, some more activities
Are you looking for fun weekend things in Dubai? Discover Dubai has you covered with its ultimate guide to the city's best events. From concerts to shows and more, we provide all the details you need to enjoy your time in Dubai to the fullest. 
Get ready, Dubai residents! The prestigious Dubai World Cup is making its grand return at Meydan Racecourse on 30 March 2024, promising a thrilling blend of top-notch sporting prowess and social extravaganza.
The Laughter Factory May lineup is sure to fill you with laughs
Get ready for an amazing laughter show!
Great events for the weekend
Things to check out this weekend
The first week of February fun!
The 12th edition of Sikka Art and Design Festival, held under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, will take place from 23 February to 3 March.
Discover Dubai has put together the perfect guide for you. Keep reading and start making your weekend plans today!
With new offerings, immersive experiences and attractions, Dubai knows how to keep its visitors and residents entertained. And now, to add more to the entertainment, Dubai gets one-of-a-kind live-action go-karting experience.
Dubai-ites, brace yourselves; the emirate is all set to get its first-ever Dhai Dubai light art festival at Expo City Dubai. Yep, you read that right! The Dhai Dubai Light Art Festival will illuminate Al Wasl Plaza from 26 January to 4 February.
Experience the vibrant culture of Japan in the heart of Dubai at the Museum of the Future with Salt Camp's Japanese festival.
Attention Dubai residents! Get prepared to cool off and have a blast in June as South Korea's famous WaterBomb festival is coming to Dubai! This ultimate water festival will take place at Dubai Festival City on 7 and 8 June 2024.
Make this May a special one with Disney Concerts!
The 'Shape Of You' singer Ed Sheeran is all set to take over Dubai on 19 and 20 January at The Sevens Stadium on Al Ain Road.
Make the most the amazing events happening around Dubai
Get ready to rock and roll in Dubai as the Grammy Award-winning reggae and dancehall star Shaggy, joins forces with the legendary R&B group Blackstreet for a sensational concert at Coca-Cola Arena on 11 May 2024.
Things you can do for New Year's Eve.
Get ready for three amazing days of deliciousness and entertainment!
Prepare for an unforgettable musical journey as the legendary American R&B group Boyz II Men, comprising Wanya Morris, Nathan Morris, and Shawn Stockman, return to Dubai on 28 April.
Discover Dubai has your guide for the best things to do. Don't wait! Bookmark now and get ready for some weekend fun!
Get excited for festive fun!
If you're looking to kick off the new year by attending exciting events, Discover Dubai has you covered with its ultimate guide.
Time for some fun activities over the weekend
Art lovers, get ready to celebrate art in Dubai since the iconic Art Dubai is coming back for its 17th edition on 1 March. It will be held at Madinat Jumeirah and feature new commissions and premières by internationally recognised artists.
The event will be held from 10 to 13 November
The concert will be held on 30 September
The festive season will be celebrated till 2 January 2022
Time to have fun for the weekend
From foot juggling, hand balancing and aerial acts, the show has it all!
Get ready for a magnificent display!
Dubai is always lively, with lots to do. Whether it's events, activities, or concerts, something is happening all the time in the emirate. And if you're looking for fun things to do on the weekend, Discover Dubai has you covered with the best guide.
After enthralling audiences in India for eight years and making its first international debut in London in 2023, Jashn-e-Rekhta, the world's largest Urdu language, literature, and cultural festival, is coming to Dubai on 27 and 28 January.
If you're looking to spice up your May with some unforgettable performances, Discover Dubai has you covered with its list. Keep reading to find out which concerts you won't want to miss this month.
Fun activities for the weekend
The performance will be held on 25 March at 9.30pm at the Jubilee Stage
The packages are aimed at children of all ages.
Sean Paul is all set to perform at Dubai's Coca-Cola Arena on 21 October. The Grammy-award-winning artist will be performing for one night only, and tickets are on sale now at Coca-Cola Arena's website.
If you are expecting a quiet month with not much else to do other than some me-time, then think again. The calendar this month is packed full of things for everyone to do. There are things for everyone from music lovers, fitness fans, foodies, art.
The new season will offer new attractions, shows, shopping offers and food concepts
Roxy Cinema has announced a Saturday brunch, inviting cinemagoers to indulge in delicious treats while watching their favourite movies.
The Emirates Youth Symphony Orchestra will host a concert on 19 June to raise money for children affected by the earthquakes in Turkey and Syria
Make this weekend a fun one!
Fun things to do this weekend.
Indian comedian, actor and television host Kapil Sharma will perform at Coca-Cola Arena on 24 September
The festival will run from 16 to 22 March
The concert will be held on 18 March 2023
The season will shine a light on the amazing creators from writers to artists
The show will feature 16 members performing two 25 minute long sets on 18 February
Movie lovers, take note! Roxy Cinemas has launched an unmissable movie experience for all cinephiles in Dubai. Get ready to catch the top blockbusters and Oscar-nominated films at Roxy Cinemas for a limited time only.
Dubai residents, gear up for an exhilarating run as the Bubble Run is set to make a vibrant return in January 2024, this time at Expo City.
The award-winning actor and comedian will be performing at Dubai Opera on Saturday, 7 November from 8pm onwards, and early bird tickets are available until Monday, 12 October.
Dubai residents, brace yourselves for an electrifying December as global superstar Sean Paul and iconic rapper T.I. are ready to perform at Coca-Cola Arena on 30 December.
The Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, the biggest celebration of stories and ideas in the region, is set to come back from 31 January to 6 February 2024 at the Intercontinental, Dubai Festival City.
Elrow Dubai XXL has officially announced the headline act of the event. Yep, you read that right! Iconic DJ Fisher, known for his stage presence and infectious beats, is all set to headline the event. 
Now that Iris Dubai will be moving back to its Meydan location tonight, 5 October, we can tell you for sure that you wouldn’t be running out of things to do anytime soon.
UK comedian Michael McIntyre is making his way to Dubai for a one-night-only show on 13 January 2024 at Coca-Cola Arena
Use this weekend as a warm up to the long holidays
Dubai-ites, get ready for a mega dose of fun because guess who's landing in January 2024? It's none other than the PAW Patrol squad!
The Laughter Factory, UAE's longest-running comedy hub since 1997, is gearing up to bring laughter to audiences with its stellar lineup of comedians for June.
The show will begin from 18 June
Dubai Parks and Resorts, the largest theme park destination in the Middle East, has exciting holiday experiences, including a new festive laser show, events, workshops, live shows, parades, and, of course, thrilling rides.
As another weekend in Dubai approaches, Discover Dubai is back with its comprehensive guide to the city's top events, ensuring you can make the most of your time with the best happenings around town.
The show will be held on 3 October at Coca-Cola Arena
Time for some weekend excitement!
The IWBF Wheelchair Basketball World Championships is running now until 20 June and is free to attend
The event will run from 8 to 11 June at Coca-Cola Arena
The festival will be held from 7 September to 2 October
Coffee lovers note that the World of Coffee is returning for its fourth edition in February 2025. Dubai will once again become the epicentre of the coffee industry, attracting the global coffee community.
From thrill seekers to theatre lovers, there is something for everyone this weekend!
The event will be held from 8 to 13 March
Attention all music enthusiasts! Garage Nation is making a rejoicing return, igniting the stage with electrifying beats and unbeatable vibes on Saturday, 1 June, at P7 Arena in Media One Hotel, Al Sufouh.
Enjoy an amazing performance by the artist for Eid on 23 April at Coca-Cola Arena
Fun events to check out in Dubai!
Amazing events to make this weekend a great one!
Make this festive season a special one with Al Habtoor City Hotel Collection
The concert will be held as part of the Eid celebrations on 28 April at Coca-Cola Arena
Attention movie lovers! Cinema Akil, an independent cinema platform dedicated to bringing quality films from around the globe to the UAE, has announced the return of its fourth annual Italian Film Week.
Discover Dubai has curated the ultimate weekend guide, ensuring you experience the best of entertainment and excitement in the Emirates. 
Top things to do in Bur Dubai, Karama, Al Mankhool, Al Jaddaf and Oud Metha
F.A.M.E., the annual event for people of determination will be held on 25 June at Dubai World Trade Centre
Dubai's entertainment scene never slows down, and if you're looking to maximise your weekend fun in the city, Discover Dubai has got you covered with its ultimate weekend guide, packed with things to do.
The firework show will be held at 10pm at Dubai Festival City Mall
Bebe Rexha, the Grammy-nominated American pop icon, will not be performing at the UNTOLD music festival at Expo City in Dubai. 
Dubai Parks and Resorts has announced an impressive New Year's Eve spectacle. Everyone, including UAE residents and visitors, is welcome to witness a spectacular laser show and enjoy family-friendly fireworks on Sunday, 31 December. 
Discover Dubai has put together the ultimate weekend guide so you can make the most of every moment in Dubai. 
Cinema Akil is set to host Italian Film Week from 9 to 15 June
Amazing events to enjoy this weekend around Dubai
Are you missing travelling and exploring new places? Even with us being confined to our homes, you can still keep discovering new places through complimentary virtual tours arranged by digital platform Google Arts and Culture.
Dubai’s longest-running comedy night has announced a new lineup for October with three international acts taking the stage at different venues across the city. 
The show ill be held on 5 May at 2pm at Galeries Lafayette Atrium
The concert will be held on 20 November
After enthralling the audience with his melodious voice on 8 December 2023, The Kid Laroi is all set to take over Dubai again on 19 April 2024.
Dubai residents, get ready to put on your party shoes because the mega UNTOLD festival is set to make a comeback in 2025!
Multi-platinum selling global superstar Khalid, who was named one of Time’s Most Influential People of 2019, is all set to make his Dubai debut with an electrifying performance at Coca-Cola Arena on Friday, 27 October.
The 11th edition of Etisalat MOTB kicks off today, running from 5 to 14 January 2024. As the flagship alternative of the Dubai Shopping Festival, this free-to-enter event at Dubai Design District (d3) is a hub of creativity and design.
The festival will run for ten days from 12 to 21 May
It is time for the long Eid holiday fun!
Tiësto, Ne-Yo, Armin van Buuren and more are set to perform!
Emirates Park Zoo and Resort is welcoming visitors for free during the first three days of Eid, but there's a catch! You should arrive early, between 8am and 9am, to avail of this special offer.
The Dubai Esports and Games Festival will come back for its third edition from 19 April to 5 May. Presented by Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment, the DEF 2024 edition aims to offer an extraordinary lineup of events.
The festival runs until May 2023
Enjoy paddling around the lagoon with dolphins!
The hub will run from 1 April to 21 September
Last weekend of the month fun
As June begins, Discover Dubai has rounded up some of the best events to ensure that June is a month to remember.
The concert will be held on 7 October at Coca-Cola Arena
UAE's first-ever Carnvial-style festival, Butterfly Carnival Music Festival, is all set to take place in Dubai on 11 November 2023.
Watch as stunning fireworks light up the sky
If you're all set to make the most of your weekends, Discover Dubai's ultimate weekend guide is for you. Read on to know what Dubai has in store for you this weekend. 
The event will be held on 20 May at Zero Gravity
Dubai-ites get ready to laugh out loud as renowned American comedian and actor Kevin Hart is all set to take over Dubai for one night only at Coca-Cola Arena on 4 March 2024.
Get ready to elevate your 'Heartbeat' and 'Escape' the daily grind, as global superstar Enrique Iglesias is set to enchant Dubai with his mesmerising voice.
The band will perform on 2 October
Dubai-ites get ready to dance 'Gangnam Style' as the South Korean sensation and K-pop idol PSY is all set to perform in at the UNTOLD Dubai festival.
The shows will be held on 4 and 5 March in Dubai and from 10 to 12 March in Abu Dhabi
Winter has begun, and with the onset of winter, Dubai’s most loved open-air VOX cinema is back with a cool new look! Now called Vox Moonlight, it's on the rooftop of Galleria Mall on Al Wasl Road, where all the action is happening.
The electric concert will be held on 18 March at Coca-Cola Arena
From their humble beginnings at the Hard Rock Cafe to headlining the Amplified Music Festival, CAS continues to soar, now with a highly anticipated performance at the Coca-Cola Arena on January 31, 2025.
The festival runs from 12 to 22 May
The show is divided into three sections highlighting the work of each artist
The day to night concert will be held on 11 February at Zero Gravity Dubai
Things to do this weekend when bored!
Go from Fri-boo to Fri-yay!
Where to find free sweet treats and outings to celebrate birthdays
Season 28 of Global Village will run from 18 October 2023 to 28 April 2024
Dubai is gearing up to bring in the Year of the Dragon with a dynamic array of events, activities, and retail promotions organised by the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment.
The dates for Dubai's iconic Madinat Jumeirah festive market are finally out. The market will make a comeback from 15 December to 7 January 2024. Located on Madinat Jumeirah Fort Island, the festive market will be spread across 1,750 sqm.
Exciting events to check out
Make the most of the weekend!
The August tour will feature Nick Guerra, Lisa Curry and Jack Jr
With the weekend around the corner, if you are planning to explore Dubai and attend some of the best concerts and events, then look no further as Discover Dubai is here to help you plan the best weekend with its things-to-do recommendations.
Let loose for the weekend!
Get a chance to win free tickets on purchase of the 330ml Coca Cola special edition cans
Maroon 5, the Grammy-winning band will grace the stage in Dubai this November. The band will deliver an outstanding performance at the upcoming Dubai Airshow during Dubai Airports' Gala Dinner.
Dubai is buzzing with exciting events! From newly launched swim sessions to soulful concerts, there's something for everyone. If you're unsure about what to attend this weekend, Discover Dubai has got you covered with its guide.
Amazing events to make it a memorable Eid Al Fitr!
Dubai is hosting its inaugural Japan Culture Con, providing an authentic experience of Japanese culture in the heart of the emirate. Japan Culture Con will take place at Burj Park in Downtown Dubai from 10 to 12 November. 
The race will be held on 16 July and 20 August and offers a 2.5km and 5km course
Get grooving with the amazing West Side Story musical!
Marvel in stunning fireworks this Eid Al Fitr
Get ready for an exciting long weekend because Dubai has thrilling events, activities, concerts, musicals, and more to ensure you're thoroughly entertained.
We cannot keep calm, as UNTOLD music festival is just two weeks away. The full artist lineup is yet to be revealed, the day-wise schedule is now available, adding to the anticipation for an unforgettable event.
The comedian will perform for one night only on 15 April at Coca-Cola Arena
The show will feature live entertainment, aerialists and special effects and lighting
Famous British Indie pop band Bastille is all set to perform in Coca-Cola Arena on 1 November 2023. Tickets for the concert start from Dhs 199 and goes up to Dhs 350.
The Hatta Honey Festival is back for its eighth edition, running until 31 December. Launched by Dubai Municipality, the five-day festival supports the beekeeping industry in Dubai and the UAE.
Attention foodies! Get ready for a delectable weekend since the much-awaited Taste of Dubai food festival is back this weekend! From Friday, 23 February to Sunday, 25 February, indulge in a culinary extravaganza at Skydive Dubai.
Enjoy the weekend with a big bang!
The June tour will see Liz Miele, Khaled Khalafalla and Scott Bennett perform
Hello, art enthusiasts in Dubai! Exciting news for you! The Quoz Arts Fest at Alserkal Avenue is making a comeback for its 11th edition on 27 and 28 January 2024.
Dubai is known as the go-to destination for all things trendy and exciting. As the weekend approaches, if you're looking to discover the hottest events and concerts in the city, Discover Dubai has got you covered with its things-to-do guide.
Get ready to chuckle and have a blast this April as the hilarious Dubai Comedy Festival returns on 12 April! Back for its 2024 edition, this beloved festival guarantees non-stop laughter with top comedians from around the globe.
Dubai-ites, get ready to party, sing and dance as the most anticipated musical event, UNTOLD Music Festival, is making its Middle East debut at Expo City Dubai from 15 to 18 February, 2024
UNTOLD Dubai, the four-day festival will be held in February 2024 at Expo City Dubai
If you are in Dubai and are eager to maximise this festive break, Discover Dubai has put together the perfect guide for the ultimate long weekend experience.
Make your Dad feel his absolute best and show him how much you love and appreciate him!
Roxy Cinemas, renowned for its premium cinema experience in Dubai has announced a memorable New Year's Eve celebration at its luxurious The Beach branch in JBR, with a special movie adventure.
The LOADED live concert at The Irish Village in Al Garhoud will see performances from Dodgy, Toploader, Stereo MC and Fun Lovin' Criminals on 4 November
Get ready to turn those frowns upside down at the at The Selfdrive Laughter Factory August tour!!
Here are some things you can do this weekend!
Discover Dubai has listed some of the events happening around Dubai that will help you plan your weekend in the best way possible. 
Exciting events to check out this weekend!
Dance the night away on 25 February from 9pm to 2am
The three day festival for all things music, fashion, visual arts and sports
Metal music fans in Dubai have another concert to look forward to as the world-famous symphonic metal band Apocalyptica is coming to Dubai for their debut performance on 13 September at The Agenda in Media City.
The year 2023 is almost over, and if you're still figuring out your New Year's Eve plans, consider ringing in 2024 at Global Village
Enjoy an amazing performance by Indian playback singer Asha Bhosle 8 September at Coca-Cola Arena
Make this weekend a really fun one!
Swedish singer and songwriter Zara Larsson, renowned for hits like 'Ain't My Fault', 'Wow', 'Invisible', and more, will be gracing the stage at Global Village on 18 April from 8pm. 
The concert will be held on 27 November
Top things to do in Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT), Emirates Living, Jebel Ali, Dubai Marina and Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR)
To honour the Chinese New Year and the Year of the Dragon, Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment has introduced a variety of thrilling events, entertaining attractions, and retail specials happening throughout the city this week. 
On Saturday, 1 June, ahead of International Day of Yoga, Lululemon is hosting a series of yoga and mindfulness sessions at the Asateer Tent, Atlantis The Palm.
Unmissable events in Dubai!
Time to get ready for some weekend fun!
The festival will run up to 30 January 2022
The festival will be held from 12 to 22 May
Fun events to enjoy this weekend
Exciting events to definitely check out this week!
The concert will be held on 19 February on the Main Stage
Coffee lovers, mark your calendars for World of Coffee Dubai 2024, a major event in the coffee industry. Hosted by DXB Live, it's happening from 21 to 23 January 2024.
DSS is returning for over nine weeks of amazing sales and entertainment
Mums can now enjoy the ultimate relaxation with or without the children at the Hilton Dubai Jumeirah
Cricket fans in Dubai have a lot to look forward to now that the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has kicked off in the UAE. So, if you were still wondering where to catch the big matches in Dubai, we’ve found you just the right spots
The one and only Busta Rhymes, the legendary American rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer, is set to take the stage as the headliner on Sunday, 10 December.
Attention music lovers, one of the greatest DJs and producers in the world, Martin Garrix, is all set to headline the Atlantis Live music series in Dubai on Saturday, 11 May.
The concerts will be held at The Agenda, Media City
Enjoy a great hub for all things gaming and comics in one place
The tournament will be held from 8 to 16 December
Enjoy amazing dining options and live music sessions and performances!
The Hong Kong Film Festival is returning for its second edition in the UAE, taking place at Cinema Akil, the only independent cinema in the country.
The concert will be held on 4 March at Bla Bla Dubai
To help you plan the best weekend, Discover Dubai has compiled a guide to the best things to do, ensuring you have an incredible weekend. Take a look and plan accordingly. 
Let the weekend fun begin!
Activities to make the weekend worthwhile!
Do you love food and more food? Then this is for you. Etisalat Beach Canteen, part of Dubai Food Festival, is back for daily from 8pm onwards until 14 March. The food carnival is on Jumeriah Beach
Weekends are always great for some fun!
Dubai's ultimate Drum N Bass Night, Project 174 by MAC Global, is gearing up for an exciting night on 6 October, starting at 8pm at the P7 Arena, Media One Hotel.
The venue will be open from 8am to 1am during Ramadan
Watch Blue, Boyzlife and Five perform on 13 October at Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium
Time for some laughs with the Laughter Factory!
The run will be held on 19 March from 7.30am
Watch amazing fountain shows with the stunning Dubai skyline
Make July a brilliant one to remember with activations galore
The sale will run from 25 to 27 November
Journeys taken by taxis has grown to their highest level compared to previous years
Eventful things happening over the next seven days
If you are looking forward to attending some events in March, Discover Dubai has got you covered with its ultimate guide. Read on. 
The weekend is around the corner, and with the Holy Month of Ramadan, if you are looking for enjoyable activities in Dubai, let Discover Dubai be your guide to the best things to do. 
South Korea's renowned WaterBomb festival announces the first three artist line-up for the event taking place on 7 and 8 June.
The show will run from 21 to 26 February 2023 at Dubai Opera
AP Dhillon is all set to take over Dubai with his soulful voice and foot-tapping songs at the Coca-Cola Arena in February.
Get ready for an amazing tour this July with Adam Bloom, Red Richardson and Michael Fabbri
Time for a break and some fun this weekend
Six comedians over 10 shows with two separate lineups
This year's edition will run from 1 to 6 February
A round up of some exciting things to do over the next 7 days starting from this weekend!
Amazing events to make the weekend one to remember!
Here are some fun things you can do with your family.
The weekend is just around the corner, which means it's time to rock and roll and enjoy the best that Dubai has to offer. From plays to events and shows, a lot is happening in Dubai. If you're looking for options, Discover Dubai has you covered.
The event will be held on 20 April at Pure White at Dubai Harbour
Fun events to check out this weekend!