10 Best Things To Do In Dubai This June

Whether you're a sports enthusiast seeking thrilling matches or a savvy shopper hunting for irresistible offers, Dubai's vibrant scene will captivate you

by Priyanka Fernandes
10 Best Things To Do In Dubai This June

As June approaches, Dubai gears up to offer an exhilarating array of activities and experiences for locals and visitors alike. Whether you’re a sports enthusiast seeking thrilling matches or a savvy shopper hunting for irresistible offers, Dubai’s vibrant scene will captivate you. Here are the ten best things to do in Dubai this June, ensuring a memorable and exciting journey through this dynamic metropolis.

1. Basketball Championship


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Experience exciting sporting action as Dubai hosts the Basketball Champions League (BCL) Asia tournament from 9-15 June at the Sheikh Saeed Bin Maktoum Sports Hall. Witness eight leading clubs from across Asia compete for the championship title. Get your tickets now for an unforgettable basketball experience.

Where: Shabab Al Ahli Dubai Club
When: 9th to 15th June
Cost: Starts from AED 110

2. Munawar Faruqui Live


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Don’t miss Munawar Faruqui’s comedy solo, “Dhando,” at Zabeel Theatre, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, on 22nd June. From his performances on TV shows like Bigg Boss 17 and Lock Upp Season 1 to his versatile talents as a comedian, rapper, singer, and actor, Faruqui promises an evening filled with laughter and entertainment. Secure your tickets now for a hilarious experience.

Where: Zabeel Theatre, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
When: 22nd June
Cost: Starts from AED 125

Also Read: 6 Top Things To Do In Dubai Parks And Resorts With Your Family & Friends This Summer

3. FamilyBeatz


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Following its successful editions, FamilyBeatz returns for another family-friendly event at SOON Izakaya on 9th June. Get ready for a lively atmosphere as kids and parents groove to chart-topping tunes for three hours straight. Put on your sparkliest outfits and prepare to dance the night away. DJ Charl Chaka will play all your favourites while you and your little ones indulge in a delicious food spread and partake in various activities such as face painting and crafts.

Where: SOON Izakaya
When: 9th June
Cost: Kids under 3 go free, AED50 for kids under 12 and AED135 to 155 for adults

4. British Stand-Up Comedian Russell Kane 

British stand-up comedian and TV star Russell Kane returns to the city on 2nd June, promising another hilarious night at Theatre by QE2. Renowned for his sharp wit and TV appearances, Kane’s comedic journey started with a dare from his co-workers, catapulting him to sold-out shows worldwide and earning him the prestigious Edinburgh Comedy Award. Don’t miss out on his hilarious routines.

Where: Theatre by QE2
When: 2nd June at 7 pm
Cost: Starts from AED 150

5. Three Day Super Sale

Dubai’s biggest shopping weekend is from 31st May to 2nd June; enjoy unbeatable discounts and savings at malls citywide during the 3-Day Super Sale. With over 500 favourite brands offering up to 90% off, it’s the perfect time to shop for new summer outfits, Eid gifts, and more. Don’t miss out on skincare, perfumes, make-up, electronics, home essentials, and much more, all at incredible prices.

Where: Citywide
When: 31st May to 2nd June
Cost: Upto 90% off on selected products

6. Kid-fluencers Meet Up

On 8th June at Motiongate, you can meet popular child YouTubers and influencers Like Nastya and Vania Mania Kids. Magic Phil will host the event, including live performances, illusions, and a chance to win prizes like staycations and exclusive Dubai experiences. Plus, there’s a ‘Kids Go Free’ offer where you get a free one-day child ticket when you buy any one-park or two-park adult ticket.

Where: Motiongate Dubai
When: 8th June at 3:30 pm
Cost: Kids go free, and AED 295 per adult

7. Coca-Cola Fanzone by McGettigan’s

Experience EURO 2024 action at the Coca-Cola Fanzone by McGettigan’s from 14th June to 14th July. Watch matches on a giant screen with a booming sound, enjoy food trucks and live entertainment, and cheer for your favourite teams. Choose a season pass for AED1,500 or general admission for AED55 for an unforgettable sporting experience.

Where: The Agenda, Dubai Media City
When: 14th June to 14th July
Cost: Starts from AED 55

8. Janine Harouni Comedy Show


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Prepare for an evening filled with laughter as Janine Harouni, the American-Lebanese sensation, brings her Edinburgh Festival Fringe hit “Man’oushe” to Warehouse Four at Al Quoz on 12th June. Join Harouni on a rollercoaster ride through her turmoils, including the aftermath of an unexpected DNA test discovery and navigating the complexities of her Arab roots.

Where: Warehouse Four, Al Quoz
When: 12th June at 8 pm
Cost: Starts from AED 120

Also Read: 10 Best Kid-Friendly Restaurants In Dubai

9. UEFA Champions League Final Screening

Experience the electrifying UEFA Champions League finals between Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund at Real Madrid World on 1st June. Join hundreds of fans at Dubai’s newest hub for entertainment and sports. Enjoy DJ Tala Samman’s hit tracks, delicious food, and thrilling games with fellow football enthusiasts. Secure your spot for AED200, with full redemption on F&B. Doors open 30 minutes before kick-off.

Where: Real Madrid World
When: 1st June at 9:30 pm
Cost: Starts from AED 200

10. John Achkar


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Get Ready for an entertaining night out with Lebanese comedian John Achkar and his latest Arabic show, Chou Zakeh, at Zabeel Theatre, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, on 8th June. With his witty take on everyday situations, Achkar promises pure comedy gold. Make sure not to miss this exciting evening filled with laughter and fun memories with your loved ones.

Where: Zabeel Theatre, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
When: 8th June at 6:30 pm
Cost: Starts from AED 160

Dubai in June offers something for everyone to enjoy, from thrilling sports events to side-splitting comedy shows and electrifying shopping extravagances. Whether cheering for your favourite team, laughing with renowned comedians, or indulging in unbeatable shopping deals, Dubai promises unforgettable moments and cherished memories.

Cover Image Courtesy: Visit Dubai and Canva Stock Images

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