10 Events And Shows Happening Across The UAE This February That You Should Know

Experience the diverse array of thrilling shows and events across the UAE this February, promising entertainment and cultural enrichment.

by Priyanka Fernandes
10 Events And Shows Happening Across The UAE This February That You Should Know

Dubai offers many exciting events across the city, ranging from musicals to dance shows and operas. With a lineup of local and international performances, here are all the shows and events taking place this February that you wouldn’t want to miss. With a diverse selection of local and international performers, this February includes an array of exciting shows and performances that will leave a lasting impression on you.

1. UNTOLD Music Festival


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Come and be a part of the biggest music festival in Dubai, UNTOLD Dubai 2024. From February 15th to February 18th, Expo City will host this grand event featuring diverse musical performances, including rap by G-Eazy, synth-pop by Ellie Goulding, and EDM beats by Major Lazer. Make sure to catch the K-pop sensation Psy, and don’t miss out on this epic four-day event.
What: Music Festival
When: February 15th to February 18th
Where: Expo City
Cost:  Starting At AED300

2. Marvel Universe Live Event In Dubai, UAE


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Get ready for the ultimate showdown between your favourite heroes and villains! Marvel Universe Live is bringing them to life at the Coca-Cola Arena, and you don’t want to miss it. Witness an epic battle like never before, from January 25th to February 4th, 2024. You can get tickets starting at just Dhs165 from platinumlist.net. This is your chance to experience the thrill of a lifetime! Multiple showtimes are available, so there’s no excuse to miss this amazing opportunity.
What: Marvel Show
When: Until February 4th, Multiple Shows
Where: Coca-Cola Arena
Cost: Starting from AED165

3. The Phantom of the Opera Event In UAE 


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Dubai Opera showcases “The Phantom of the Opera” from February 22nd to March 10th. It is a musical event based on Gaston Leroux’s novel. It’s set in 19th-century Paris and follows a musical genius known only as “The Phantom.” Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical has won over 70 awards, had over 13,900 performances on Broadway, seen by over 160 million people worldwide. It debuted in London in 1986 and celebrated 37 years in October 2023.
What: Opera Show
When: 22nd February to 10th March
Where: Dubai Opera
Cost: Starting from AED275

4.InClassica International Music Festival 


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The InClassica International Music Festival returning to the UAE promises an enchanting cultural experience in Dubai. The opening concert, featuring the Berlin Symphony Orchestra and pianist Yeol Eum Son, sets a captivating tone for the festival. Hosted at the prestigious Dubai Opera in Downtown Dubai, it ensures an unforgettable fortnight of musical excellence.
What: International Music Festival
When: 1st February to 15th February
Where: Dubai Opera
Cost: Starting from AED299

5. Middle East Film & Comic Con In Abu Dhabi, UAE


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Mark your calendars for the Middle East Film & Comic Con (MEFCC) from February 9th to 11th at ADNEC in Abu Dhabi. This premier pop culture event showcases movies, TV, comics, cosplay, art, anime, manga, and gaming. You can enjoy an exciting lineup of celebrities and artists and avoid the crowds by securing your tickets in advance. Children aged 7 years and below can enter for free, but children aged 7-11 must purchase a ticket at the door from 9-11 February for AED 50.
What: Comic Con In Abu Dhabi
When: 9th February to 11th February
Where: Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC),
Cost: 1 day pass for AED145 & 3 day pass for 330

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6. Steve Harvey’s Open Fire Food Festival 


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Don’t miss the Open Fire Food Festival by Steve Harvey this February in Abu Dhabi. Held at Yas Marina on Yas Island from February 24th to 25th, this two-day event features renowned chefs, exciting activities, and live music. Join Steve Harvey and enjoy culinary delights, competitions, and beats from DJ Natalie Brogan!
What: Food Festival
When: 24th February to 25th February
Where: Yas Marina Circuit, Yas Island
Cost: AED75 (general pass), AED120 (weekend pass)

7. Ap Dhillon Concert In Dubai, UAE


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Be sure to catch the live performance of Canadian singer and rapper AP Dhillon at Dubai’s Coca-Cola Arena on February 29th! Tickets are available for purchase starting at Dhs195 on the arena’s website. Known for his genre-blending music, Dhillon has risen to fame with hits like “Fake” and “Brown Mundane,” captivating audiences worldwide.
What: Music Concert
When: February 29th
Where: Coca-Cola Arena
Cost: Starting from AED195

8. Trevor Noah Event In Abu Dhabi, UAE

Trevor Noah is back in the UAE for an evening of hilarious entertainment at the Etihad Arena, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, on February 28th, 2024. After his record-breaking performance in Dubai in 2023, this highly anticipated show will feature Trevor’s signature humour, satire, and hilarious stories. Don’t miss the chance to experience comedy at its finest with the one and only Trevor Noah.
What: Stand-Up Comedy By Trevor Noah
When: February 28th
Where: Etihad Arena, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi
Cost: Starting from AED295

9. Mubadala Abu Dhabi Open 2024

The Mubadala Abu Dhabi Open returns for its second edition in 2024 after the success of its inaugural event in February 2023. Held at the Zayed Sports City International Tennis Centre, this prestigious tennis tournament features a prize fund of $900,000 and offers valuable ranking points. With 28 players in the singles draw and 16 formidable teams in the doubles draw, expect exceptional talent and fierce competition at this prestigious event.
What: Tennis Tournamanet
When: February 3rd to February 11th from 10:00 am to 09:00 pm
Where: International Tennis Centre at Zayed Sports City
Cost: Starting from AED25

10. Simple Minds 


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Simple Minds’ Global Tour 2024 promises an electrifying journey back to the golden era of the ’80s. From “Don’t You Forget About Me” to “Belfast Child,” their repertoire delivers a night of nostalgia and timeless music. Fans are in for an unforgettable experience at the Coca-Cola Arena.
What: Music Concert
When: 27th February from 9:00 pm
Where: Coca-Cola Arena
Cost: Starting from AED195

Take a break from your daily routine and immerse yourself in the magic of live events and shows this February in the UAE. 

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