19 Fantastic Things To Do In Dubai This March: Concerts, Events, Ramadan Spectacles & More!

Dubai’s March calendar is jam-packed with a diverse range of events, from vibrant Holi celebrations to world-class concerts, art exhibitions, sporting events and festive Ramadan spectacles. Whether you’re a culture enthusiast, a music lover, or a sports fanatic, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Don’t miss the chance to be part of the excitement and make this March a month to remember in the city known for all its glitz and glamour.

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Dubai Events/Festivals

1. Art Dubai Comes Back For Its 17th Edition – 1st To 3rd March

Art Dubai is back for its 17th edition, promising major new commissions and premieres by internationally renowned artists. With over 100 leading galleries from 40+ countries, the event at Madinat Jumeirah is a feast for art lovers. Tickets start from AED 100 for a one-day pass, offering a chance to immerse yourself in the vibrant world of contemporary art. Get your tickets here

2. Join The Exquisite Style Of The Dubai International Boat Show – Until 3rd March

The Dubai International Boat Show, the UAE’s largest and most established boat show, is making waves until March 3rd. Featuring Dive MENA, a dedicated show for the diving community, it offers activities for industry professionals, families, and the general public. From the Middle East Yachting Conference to family areas and entertainment, the show guarantees an exciting experience. Don’t miss the chance to explore the maritime world! Get your tickets here.

3. Take A Stroll Through Al Quoz During Alserkal Art Week – Until 3rd March

Get ready for a week-long art extravaganza! Alserkal Avenue’s galleries and spaces open their doors till late, showcasing exhibitions, pop-up events, and more. From paintings and sculptures to talks by experts and film screenings, Alserkal Art Week is a celebration of creativity. Dive into workshops and create your own masterpiece in this creative district adventure. Entry is free!

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4. Join the Colourful Carnival At Holi Masti – 3rd March

Get ready for an explosion of vibrant hues and unbeatable fun at the Holi Masti on 3rd March. Hosted by Spotlight Entertainment, this ultimate Holi bash at Al Sahara Desert Resort promises electrifying beats and a day full of non-stop entertainment. Starting at 10 am, it’s a celebration set against the stunning backdrop of Dubai’s pristine desert, ensuring the party lasts until the sky is painted with stars. Tickets, starting at just AED 80 on PlatinumList, guarantee an unforgettable experience. Oh, and did we mention kids under 5 join for free? Save the date and secure your spot for this dazzling Festival of Colours! Get your tickets on PlatinumList

5. Atrangi Holi Fest 2024: A Splash of Colours & Music – 3rd March

Presented by UV Events & Plush Nightlife, ATRANGI HOLI FEST 2024 on 3rd March is not your average Holi party – it’s a spectacular event at The SQUARE in Dubai Sports City from 12 noon to 10 pm. Brace yourself for 10 hours of non-stop entertainment with an impressive lineup of 10 artists. Dive into the world of vibrant hues and high-energy music. Snag your tickets on Ticketsify or Fixr, and let the colourful celebration begin! Get your tickets on Ticketsify or Fixr. See you all there!

7. Hai Ramadan Returns To Expo City Dubai – 11th March – 10th April

As the Holy Month approaches, Expo City Dubai is gearing up for the month-long celebration, Hai Ramadan. More than just an event, it’s a celebration bringing people from all backgrounds together. From iftars and suhoors to a lively souk offering handmade crafts and traditional garments, Expo City Dubai transforms into a festive haven. With daily festivities from 5 PM to 12 AM, there’s ample time for everyone to join in. Entry is free for iftar and suhoor bookings, and general admission is just AED 20 per person. Stayed tuned for ticket announcements.

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Concerts & Live Shows

8. Cosmic Gardens At The Theatre Of Digital Art – 1st To 3rd March

Jetting in from Brooklyn, New York, the French musical duo Cosmic Gardens takes you on a multi-sensory journey at the Theatre of Digital Art from the 1st to the 3rd of March. With stunning 360-degree visuals and special scents, the show promises a unique experience. All tickets include a complimentary beverage, so get ready for a musical adventure across three mesmerizing realms. Get your tickets here.

9. Go Back To The ’80s & ’90s With The REWIND Festival – 1st & 2nd March

Dubai is set to dance to the beats of the ’80s and ’90s with the REWIND festival on March 1st and 2nd. Featuring ABC, Midge Ure, The Real Thing, and more, this two-day event at Bla Bla promises nostalgia and non-stop fun. From AED 399, it’s a party you won’t want to miss. Get your tickets here.

10. Alan Walker’s Electrifying Beats At Barasti Ritual – 2nd March

Ranked 11th best DJ globally, Alan Walker is set to ignite Barasti Beach with electrifying beats on March 2nd. Part of the Barasti Rituals series, this event promises an unforgettable experience under the open sky. Secure your tickets on Platinumlist and be ready to dance the night away! Get your tickets here.

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11. Atif Aslam & Firdaus Orchestra Live In Dubai – 2nd March

Experience a symphony of melodies and artistic brilliance as Atif Aslam and Dubai’s Firdaus Orchestra unite for a musical spectacular at Coca-Cola Arena on March 2nd. Tickets, starting from AED 100, promise a celebration of musical finesse. Don’t miss this extraordinary fusion of talent – get your tickets here.

12. Highway To Symphony Concert – 2nd March

Rock enthusiasts, rejoice! Easy Dizzy, a Russian tribute troupe and a symphony orchestra, bring the music of the iconic band AC/DC to life at Zabeel Theatre on March 2nd. With powerful guitar riffs and electrifying tunes, this concert is a must-see. Secure your spots early for a night filled with high-energy tracks. Get your tickets here.

13. Kevin Hart Live At Coca-Cola Arena – 4th March

For one night only, catch American comedian Kevin Hart live at Coca-Cola Arena on March 4th. Known for his wit and humour, Hart’s performance is sure to leave you in stitches. From AED 295, secure your spot for an evening filled with laughter and entertainment. Get your tickets here.

14. Khalid’s Dubai Debut – 8th March

Multi-platinum-selling global superstar Khalid will finally make his Dubai debut on March 8th at Coca-Cola Arena. With hits like “American Teen” and multiple accolades, Khalid’s performance promises an unforgettable night. From AED 299, witness the magic live and in person. Get your tickets here.

15. Join The “India by the Creek” Festival: A Fusion of Colors, Sounds & Cultures – 8th to 10th March

Get ready for a burst of cultural vibrancy at the first-ever ‘India by the Creek’ festival, gracing Al Seef Park in Dubai from March 8-10. Thanks to Dubai Duty-Free, in collaboration with the Consulate General of India and Teamwork Arts, the event promises an unforgettable celebration of India and Dubai’s deep historical ties. Immerse yourself in a lively atmosphere with free admission, featuring a diverse lineup of artists from India and the UAE. From afternoon to night, expect captivating performances, workshops, and activities for all ages. Don’t miss this free cultural extravaganza!

16. PLUMA Circus Show – Until 10th March

Unlock the gates to a circus experience with “PLUMA” until 10th March. This enchanting show introduces a tale of self-discovery and empowerment, featuring acrobats, clowns, daredevils, enchanting music, and tasty circus treats for the whole family. Get your tickets and step into a world of wonder. Get your tickets here.

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Sporting Extravaganza In Dubai

17. Show Your Suppor At The Unity Run – 3rd March

Get ready to celebrate inclusivity and support people of determination at The Unity Run on 3rd March. As one of the UAE’s leading community events, this run aims to encourage inclusivity in the city’s social, personal, and professional spheres. Join the festivities at Expo City Dubai’s Al Forsan Park, with options of 3km, 5km, and 10km distances. The carnival-like atmosphere will feature delicious food outlets, live entertainment, and music for all ages. People of determination get free entry with the SANAD Card, and other participants can register online for this uplifting event. Get your tickets here.

18. World Strongman Championship – 28th March

The International Union “World Strongman” is bringing together athletes from over 50 countries for the World StrongMan Championship. This international sports tournament features athletes competing in three weight categories and seven standard disciplines. With a focus on promoting a healthy lifestyle and showcasing strength, energy, and health, this event is not just a competition but a spectacle of power. Tickets start from just AED 100 on PlatinumList, so be prepared to witness extraordinary feats of strength.

19. Dubai World Cup – 30th March

The thunder of hooves, the cheer of racegoers, and the explosions of fireworks – the Dubai World Cup is a big, loud, and incredible day out. On Saturday, March 30th, at Meydan Racecourse, witness the 28th running of this iconic event. Whether you’re a seasoned racegoer or just looking for an excuse to don your finest outfit, the Dubai World Cup is a thrilling experience. From AED 20, it’s a day of pure excitement and glamour that you won’t want to miss. Get your tickets here.

There’s nothing like March in Dubai – the weather is still good, the spirits are high, and there are events going off back to back, you may even have to double up on activities during some weekends.

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