Get Ready To Sway As These 11 Music Festivals & Concerts Are Making Their Way To UAE In 2023

by Deeplata Garde
Get Ready To Sway As These 11 Music Festivals & Concerts Are Making Their Way To UAE In 2023

Music festivals in UAE are a major crowd attraction throughout the year. With 2023 just commencing we thought of compiling a list of all the upcoming music festivals & concerts in UAE you can’t miss. Get ready to groove to the beats at the concerts or attend the music festivals at some exclusive venue in UAE. Here’s the lineup of upcoming music events in the year 2023.

Here Are 11 Music Festivals & Concerts In UAE

1. Dessert Grove On The Grass

Last year, Groove on the Grass made a comeback as Desert Groove, and it will return in the new year for a second edition, which will take place in Ras Al Khaimah for two days. You’re invited back to the desert for a night beneath the stars at the well-known dance festival, which runs from Friday, January 27 to Sunday, January 29.

2. Ultra Abu Dhabi


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The new date for ULTRA Abu Dhabi has been announced. Etihad Park on Yas Island will serve as the festival’s outdoor location. It will mark the initial debut for the first time in the festival’s history that it will take place in the Middle East. In March 2023, Abu Dhabi will host a sizable EDM festival.

3. Wireless


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Make way for another music event that will set the mood right. In March, Wireless Festival 2023 will make its way to Abu Dhabi, bringing with it a wealth of outstanding international talent. Although the lineup and ticket information have not yet been released, it is likely that some of the most acclaimed musicians in the world will perform in Abu Dhabi.

4. Prateek Kuhad


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The soulful music and the sweet singer and making a comeback in Dubai. Yes, we are talking about Prateek Kuhad’s concert happening this month in the glam capital. The famous Indie Song Writer will be performing in the Emirates on the 14th of January. Prateek’s Dubai concert tickets are now on sale, and fans may visit the platinum list to reserve their seats before the event in January 2023. The starting price is AED 110.



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Korean music bands have caught worldwide fame very swiftly. And like the famous BTS, BLACKPINK stands alike have attracted a huge fan following over the globe. The K-pop band would be performing on 28th January 2023 in Abu Dhabi. Following this event, the band plans to move forwards to Riyadh, Manila, Singapore, Melbourne, Sydney, and other cities to perform.

6. Lewis Capaldi


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The Scottish singer will leave you swaying for more of his music. But the fans might have to wait a little longer. Due to the star’s health issues, the event, which was originally scheduled for Monday, November 28, will instead be held on Saturday, October 7, 2023. So the ones who already bought tickets can use them this year to watch their favourite singer make a performance worth the wait.

7. Imagine Dragons


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It’s going to be Thunder in Abu Dhabi soon! Imagine Dragons are approaching Etihad Arena. On January 26, 2023, Imagine Dragons will perform live at the Etihad Arena. It will be as a part of their Mercury World Tour. Mercury — Acts 1 & 2 is a big, widely anticipated double-disc album, and the tour marks its release.

8. Coreunity

Hatta will host a music and health festival from January 13 to January 15. In addition to yoga lessons, lectures, and group hikes, this event was designed by the Core Direction team, who provide unique yoga sessions throughout the city. Family-friendly, including a separate children’s area. Set up your tent, then get ready for two nights of outdoor dance.

9. In Classica


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The Coca-Cola Arena in Dubai will soon be home to a classical music festival. International classical artists will visit the city to perform. Japanese violinist Fumiaki Miura will perform during the inauguration ceremony to massive gatherings. So if you are tired of hearing loud beats and want to hear something peaceful, this might be the event for you.

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10. Hans Zimmer


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Get ready to get some goosebumps! Hans Zimmer, the legend who has composed breath-taking music for some famous movies is landing in Dubai in January 2023. Imagine two and a half hours of tranquil music by Zimmer’s original compositions. New arrangements will be performed during the concert, together with a sizable orchestra, dancers, and Hans Zimmer’s amazing live band.

11. Rekha Bhardwaj & Harshdeep Kaur


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The Bollywood signing queens, Rekha Bhardwaj & Harshdeep Kaur will travel to Dubai for a unique Winter Music Fest at The Agenda. On January 14, Rekha Bhardwaj and Harshdeep Kaur will take the stage and perform their most well-known songs.

It’s book-o-clock for people to register and get their tickets for the plethora of musical events happening in UAE this 2023.

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