7 Best Things To Do In Dubai This March

From cultural festivals to music concerts and film screenings to sports events, there is no shortage of things to do in Dubai this March

by Priyanka Fernandes
7 Best Things To Do In Dubai This March

Dubai is a vibrant metropolis that pulsates with activity, guaranteeing never a dull moment. The Dubai Calendar is always filled with weekly events and activities, offering something for everyone. Whether you are an art lover or a music enthusiast, events are happening all month, and March is no different. From cultural festivals to music concerts and film screenings to sports events, there is no shortage of things to do in Dubai this March. Check out the list below for some of the most exciting events happening in the city.

1. DIFC Art Nights

DIFC Art Nights 2024
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DIFC’s Art Nights returns on March 7th and 8th, 2024, inviting artists to submit their works for display in Dubai’s financial district during the 17th edition. Artists of all backgrounds can showcase their creativity across various mediums, from visual arts to design and art films. Participants can join workshops, panel talks, and culinary experiences alongside exhibitions. It’s a vibrant celebration of art and culture in the heart of Dubai.

Where: 54 312 Rd – DIFC
When:  March 7-8 from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm.
Cost: Free Entry

2. Movie At The Hangout

Head to Al Safa Park this weekend for ‘The Hangout’, a pop-up cinema experience by Talabat, Dubai Municipality, and Dubai Public Parks. Enjoy family-friendly films under the stars, complimentary snacks like popcorn and slush, and plenty of games and activities for all ages. Catch the screening of Finding Nemo at 6:30 pm and Aladdin at 8 pm on Saturday, 9 March.

Where: Al Safa Park Gate 2.
When: 9 March at 6:30 pm
Cost: AED3 Al Safa Park Entrance Fee (Movie is Free)

Also Read: Wanna ‘Hangout’ In Al Safa Park? Talabat To Launch The 1st Edition Of Community Event In March

3. Maria Shehata

Maria Shehata
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Catch Maria Shehata’s debut performance in Dubai this March, along with Dimitri Bakinov and Abz Ali, for a night of laughter. Maria, known for her Comedy Central appearances and numerous awards, brings her dynamic performance to an intimate venue. Dimitri’s dark humour and Abz’s Emirati comedy promise a unique and hilarious experience. Don’t miss this opportunity for a premium comedy club experience and a good laugh to relieve stress.

Where: The Palm and Movenpick JBR
When: From March 7th to March 9th at 8:30 pm
Cost: AED160 

4. Khalid Live


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This March, prepare to be enchanted by Khalid’s melodious vocals at the Coca-Cola Arena. Known for hits like “Young, Dumb and Broke,” “Better,” “Eastside,” and “Love Lies,” Khalid’s music is a must-listen. At just 25 years old, Khalid has garnered six impressive Grammy nominations, six Billboard Music Awards, three American Music Awards, and an MTV Video Music Award. Don’t miss this chance to witness Khalid’s captivating performance live in concert.

Where: Coca-Cola Arena, Al Wasl
When: From 8 March at 9:00 pm
Cost: AED199

5. Dubai World Cup


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Experience the buzz of racegoers and breathtaking drone shows at the Dubai World Cup on Saturday, 30 March, at Meydan Racecourse. Whether you’re a seasoned racegoer or a first-timer, it’s an unforgettable day out. Dress up in your finest outfit and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere. Tickets start from just Dhs20. Don’t miss this spectacular event starting at 3:30 pm at Meydan Racecourse, Nad Al Sheba.

Where: Meydan Racecourse, Nad Al Sheba,
When: 30 March from 3:30 pm
Cost:  Starts At AED20

6. Masha And The Bear


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Join Masha and The Bear for an enchanting stage production at the Coca-Cola Arena on March 16th and 17th. This lively show brings to life the beloved Russian animated comedy series, following the adventures of a retired circus bear and a mischievous four-year-old girl. Embark on Masha and The Bear’s global adventure in this eagerly awaited live performance, aided by Panda, Tiger, and Penguin.

Where: Coca-Cola Arena, Al Wasl
When: March 16th and 17th from 12:00 pm
Cost:  Starts At AED125

Also Read: 8 Fun Places In Dubai To Host The Ultimate Kids Birthday Party

7. Allan Pease

Allan Pease
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Join best-selling author Allan Pease, renowned for his effective communication strategies, for an exclusive in-person training session. Known as “Mr Body Language,” Pease will share his expertise in the ‘Communication for Results’ program on 15 March at One&Only Royal Mirage. Seize this opportunity to learn from a master in the field who has conducted sessions in over 70 countries and authored the acclaimed book Body Language.

Where: One&Only Royal Mirage
When: 15 March from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm
Cost:  Starts At AED2000

Whether you’re looking to laugh, dance, or soak in the vibrant atmosphere this March, Dubai offers endless opportunities for memorable experiences. So, mark your calendars and make the most of this dynamic and culturally rich month in the city.

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