Discover latest events happening in the city from concerts, festivals, sports events and exhibitions.
9 January - 31 December 2019
Witness spectacular performances created and produced by one of the world’s most renowned artistic directors, Franco Dragone. Featuring a cast with a unique set of skills, ranging from acting, acrobats, aquatic and aerial stunts providing a visually captivating experience at a one-of-a-kind theatre.
VENUE: Al Habtoor City
13-22 February 2019
The Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival is set to return for its 17th edition. The festival will take place over 10 days with performances from local and international jazz and blues artists at venues throughout the city, before the main event takes place over three days at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre.
VENUE: Dubai Media City Amphitheatre
20-23 March 2019
A leading international art fair, Art Dubai aims to broaden the conversation on art beyond the traditional art centres and galleries. The event is highly regarded in the international art world and provides a platform for emerging talent, showcasing them alongside firmly established centres and well-known artists. Artists, gallerists and art collectors flock to Dubai from all over the world to attend the fair, which is one of the main pillars of Dubai’s art season.
VENUE: Madinat Jumeirah
26-30 March 2019
From soul to disco and pop to rock–relive 45 years of Michael Jackson’s legendary music biography through THRILLER LIVE, direct from London’s West End. Now in its 10th year with over 4,000 performances in its arsenal, THRILLER LIVE is arriving at Dubai Opera to celebrate the spectacular career of one of the world’s most renowned entertainers.
VENUE: Dubai Opera
26-27 April 2019
Embellished with a remarkable score by canonized Russian composer Tchaikovsky, Sleeping Beauty is a dazzling display of talent and art by the National Ballet of Ukraine The acclaimed troop is celebrating its 150th anniversary by touring the world with an extravagant live symphony orchestra, stunning costumes and 42 talented dancers who have mastered a classic and elegant dancing technique.
VENUE: Dubai Opera
28 April - 1 May 2019
Arabian Travel Market is the travel and tourism event unlocking business potential within the Middle East for inbound and outbound tourism professionals. Tourism destinations from the Middle East and around the world showcase a diverse range of accommodation options, breathtaking tourism attractions and new airline routes.
VENUE: World Trade Center
17-21 November 2019
The 2019 show will build on the overwhelming success of the last event which drew 79,380 trade visitors from around the world, 1,200 exhibitors from 63 countries, 1,603 international and regional media and an order book in excess of $113.8 billion.
VENUE: DWC, Dubai Airshow Site
30 March 2019
The biggest sporting and social occasion on the Dubai calendar and the conclusion of the UAE racing season. Ending the event with the spectacular Dubai World Cup show and live music concert, guests can choose from a variety of hospitality options to suit every budget.
VENUE: Meydan Racecourse
1-3 May 2019
Launched in October 2006, the Omega Dubai Ladies Classic is an eminent professional golf tournament with an impressive prize purse of $500,000. The prestigious event is a magnet for top female players from around the world, having hosted legends like Annika Sorenstam, Lexi Thompson and Shanshan Feng in past tournaments.
VENUE: The Majlis Course, Emirates Golf Club
28 November - 1 December 2019
Taking place at Yas Marina Circuit Abu Dhabi, the 2019 FIA Formula One World Championship is a planned motor racing championship for Formula One cars which would be the 70th running of the Formula One World Championship.
VENUE: Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi