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Top Dubai Events to Attend this March 2024

With pleasant weather and plenty of festivities, March is a wonderful time to visit Dubai. If you’re looking for things to do during your March trip, Dubai has no shortage of events to keep you busy and entertained all month long. From world-class sporting events like the Dubai World Cup and art festivals like Art Dubai to foodie happenings like the Dubai Food Festival and exciting concerts, March events in Dubai offer something for travellers of all ages and interests to enjoy.

Music lovers can catch live shows by top artists, while families can take part in colourful cultural events and celebrations. No matter your preference, the packed calendar of March events in Dubai guarantees an unforgettable visit filled with activities and experiences unique to the dynamic city.

With so much going on, make sure to review the March events in Dubai schedule ahead of time to plan your ideal itinerary.

Here are the Top Events in Dubai in March

Dubai International Boat Show

Dubai International Boat Show

If you are visiting Dubai this coming March you should not miss out on this world class event; the Dubai International Boat Show. The event will showcase luxury super yachts, fishing boats and various Marine lifestyle products.

Apart from the luxury boats, the event will also feature global launches, networking opportunities and industry insights.

Location:       Dubai Harbour
Dates:             28th Feb to 3rd Mar 2024.
Timings:        15:00 – 20:00 on weekdays, 15:00 – 21:00 on weekends
Ticket Price: Multiple options, free for specific professionals. Generally 45 AED

Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships

Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships

The Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships is an internationally renowned ATP World Tour and WTA tournament held annually in Dubai since 1993. It will be sponsored by Dubai Duty Free.

Showcasing some of the top-ranked professional men’s and women’s tennis players, who will compete on outdoor hard courts for prize money and ranking points, the tournament has attracted sports fans and tourism to Dubai for decades. The upcoming Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships continue the Emirate’s sporting legacy.

Location:       Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium in Garhoud
Dates:             February 18 to March 2, 2024
Timings:        11:00 AM AND 7:00 PM
Ticket Price: AED55- AED 580

Art Dubai 2024

Art Dubai 2024

Art Dubai is an internationally acclaimed modern and contemporary art fair held annually that promotes creative dialogue between global cultures. The fair will showcase over 50 galleries from the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia regions. Art Dubai features diverse educational workshops, and installations and showcases global talent.

A highlight is the Global Art Forum, a platform facilitating discussions and debates among leading artists, curators, scholars and institutions about relevant issues shaping art and culture. By fostering cross-cultural understanding through innovative programming, Art Dubai advances Dubai’s vibrant arts scene.

Location:       Madinat Jumeirah Conference & Events
Dates:            March 1–3, 2024
Timings:        March 1: 14:00 – 21:00,
                        March 2: Time: 14:00 – 21:00
                        March 3: Time: 12:00 – 16:00
Ticket Price: AED 100 for a one-day pass and AED 180 for a three-day pass.

Kevin Hart Live Comedy Show

Kevin Hart Live Comedy Show

Popular American comedian and actor Kevin Hart will perform his hilarious stand-up routine in Dubai as part of his global tour. The show will be held at the Coca-Cola Arena, a spectacular venue that can hold up to 17,000 spectators.

Known for both his stand-up comedy and roles in major movies, Hart aims to provide world-class entertainment with jokes, stories and quips delivered in his signature comedy style

Location:      Coca-Cola Arena in Dubai
Dates:            March 4, 2024
Timings:        8 PM
Ticket Price: AED 295 – AED 595.

Rewind Festival Dubai

Rewind Festival Dubai

Rewind Festival Dubai is a two-day music festival celebrating the best of 80s and 90s culture. Featuring classic artists like Wet Wet Wet and Chesney Hawkes, the festival combines live concerts, themed activities, DJ performances and more for a nostalgic musical experience.

Expanding after major success in the UK, the inaugural Rewind Festival Dubai aims to transport audiences back in time through the ultimate retro party.

Location:      Bla Bla Dubai in JBR
Dates:           March 1-2, 2024
Timings:       12 PM
Ticket Price: 399 AED – 650 AED

Sustainable Cities in Action Forum

Sustainable Cities in Action Forum

The Sustainable Cities in Action Forum is a two-day event focused on urban sustainability challenges and solutions in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia. The forum will convene leaders to share innovative practices for building prosperous, equitable and environmentally resilient cities.

Key themes include climate adaptation, mitigation and heat resilience. The forum will drive progressive policies and action for sustainable urban development.

Location: The Nexus, Expo City Dubai
Dates: March 5-6, 2024
Timings: 9 AM–6 PM
Ticket Price: AED 500

World Police Summit

The World Police Summit 2024

The World Police Summit 2024 which will be hosted in the coming month is one of the biggest events for law enforcement globally. Over 100 leaders and 170 exhibitors from different corners of the world would be participants in this global summit.

The World Police Summit will focus on security, policing technology, and crime prevention. It is the ideal platform for professionals to network, share insights, and also explore innovative solutions for a safer and better future.

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Dates: March 5–7, 2024
Ticket Price: Register to attend

The Phantom of the Opera Musical

The Phantom of the Opera Musical

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s iconic musical The Phantom of the Opera is based on Gaston Leroux’s novel, this tragic love story of a masked figure haunting the Paris Opera House features lavish sets, costumes and award-winning songs.

Having entertained over 140 million people in 30 countries, Dubai audiences can experience the spectacle first-hand during the musical’s run at the premier arts venue.

Location: Dubai Opera
Dates: February 22 to March 10, 2024
Timings: From 4 am (2 hours and 30 minutes long)
Ticket Price: 275 AED to 850 AED

Holi Masti Festival

Holi Masti Festival

Holi Masti is a lively, family-friendly celebration of the Indian Holi Festival of colours and springtime. Featuring music, dance performances, delicious cuisine and organic coloured powders, attendees can joyfully throw colours and water while commemorating the symbolic victory of good over evil.

As one of Dubai’s largest Holi events, the cheerful Holi Masti Festival offers cultural immersion for visitors and community alike.

Location: Terra Solis Dubai
Dates: March 3, 2024
Timings: From 10:00
Ticket Price: 80 AED

Yogafest

Yogafest

The Yogafest is a free eco-conscious wellness event. You will be able to enjoy yoga classes, workshops, talk shows, and also visit a local market.

Tourists can also donate to local charities and support their causes. The event has been organized to help you connect with the nature yourself and like-minded people in a lovely outdoor setting.

Location:        Dubai Internet City
Dates:             March 8- 10, 2024
Timings:         Whole Day
Ticket Price:  Free Entry

Conclusion

With concerts, races, art fairs, food festivals, and more, March serves up endless entertainment possibilities in Dubai. Getting the most out of these diverse March events in Dubai is easy when you review schedules ahead of time to coordinate your itinerary.

Enjoy the pleasant spring weather while creating memories to last a lifetime at Dubai’s vibrant March festivities and happenings.