February is here, and although the month is shorter than the rest with 28 days, it does not mean the fun has to end.
Make sure this month is a great one, and enjoy exploring all the amazing events that the UAE has to offer.
From musicals to concerts, there is something to delight everyone's interests and if you have some gaps in your calendar and looking to fill them, then look no further.
DP World International League T20 2023 - Till 12 February
The first edition of the DP World International League will see six teams, the Abu Dhabi Knight Riders, Desert Vipers, Dubai Capitals, MI Emirates, Gulf Giants and Sharjah Warriors, go up against each other to win the title in a series of competitive cricket matches. The matches will be held at three locations across the UAE, Zayed Cricket Stadium Abu Dhabi, Dubai International Stadium and Sharjah Cricket Stadium. Prices start at Dhs 30 for an adult and Dhs 10 for children.
Emirates Airline Festival of Literature - 1 to 6 February
Bookworms, this is your time to shine. Enjoy a brilliant six-day festival dedicated to all things books, held at InterContinental Dubai Festival City and Mohammed bin Rashid Library. Attend interactive sessions with globally renowned authors, workshops and meet and greets, this event a great one for all ages. Prices start at Dhs 249.
Taste of Dubai - 3 to 5 February
Taste of Dubai is set to return for another amazing edition at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre for three days. The event is dedicated to serving some of the best from the Dubai culinary world. Enjoy the tastes of 15 delicious restaurants, celebrity chefs, workshops, entertainment and more. Prices start at Dhs 55.
The Gipsy Kings - 5 February
Get ready for a one-day special by the amazing international band, The Gipsy Kings. Held at Dubai Opera, the concert will feature amazing and cult favourite tunes like 'Bamboleo', 'Volare' and more. Known for incorporating traditional flamenco music with Western pop and Latin tunes, the show is sure to be a great one. Prices are set at Dhs 295.
Afroworld - 10 February
Explore the world of Afrobeats with some of the biggest names from Africa. Rema, known for the viral songs 'Calm Down', 'Dumebi', 'Iron Man' and more, will headline the concert. Performing alongside is Omah Lay, with songs like 'Soso' and 'understand' and more. Prices start at Dhs 175.
LILY Live - 11 February
LILY, the amazing Filipino rock band, is coming to Dubai for a special one-night-only performance. Held at The Agenda, the group was formed in 2005 and has gone on to become one of the top bands in the Philippines. Enjoy a great set with songs including 'Magbalik', 'Stars', 'Bitter Song' and more. Prices start at Dhs 100.
Assala Nasri - 11 February
Assala Nasri, the amazing Syrian singer and artist, is ready to grace the stage at the Coca-Cola Arena. Held for one night, the show will see the performer put on an amazing set with top hits, including 'Thak El Ghaby', 'Shokran', 'Rooh Wu Rooh' and more. Prices start at Dhs 195.
Lost Nomads Festival - 11 February
Soul Beach Dubai is set to turn into a party central for one day with the Lost Nomads Festival. Dance away to the tunes of incredible artists, including Dennis Cruz, Apache, Andrea Oliva and Curartero. Ticket prices for the festival begin at Dhs 200.
Asian Le Mans Series - 11 and 12 February
The Asian Le Mans Series is set to take place this February over the course of two days. Held at the Dubai Autodrome, the event will see some of the top teams around the globe race during the four-hour challenge. Watch a mix of Le Mans prototypes and GT cars at the event. Entry to the event is free but requires registration for tickets.
Karnivool: The Regeneration Tour - 12 February
Held for one day only at Hard Rock Cafe Dubai, the amazing five-piece band Karnivool is making their way to Dubai. The Australian hard rock band will perform as part of their The Regeneration Tour and get ready to enjoy dancing to amazing tunes including ‘We Are’, ‘All It Takes’ and more. Prices start at Dhs 199.
InClassica - 12 February to 3 March
The highly anticipated festival for classical music enthusiasts is back. The InClassica International Music Festival will be held from 12 February to 3 March and will see a series of 18 performances take place at the Coca-Cola Arena. From playing the music of Beethoven, Mozart, Tchaikovsky and more, the 18 shows will be ones to remember. Prices start at Dhs 75.
Arabic Poetry Night - 17 February
Delight in watching an amazing poetry night at Dubai Opera for one night only. Enjoy listening to the heartfelt and sincere poetry by performers Hamid Zaid and Faisal Adwani. Ticket prices for the poetry night start at Dhs 150.
elrow XXL Dubai - 17 and 18 February
Get ready to dance the night away at one of the biggest dance music festivals from Barcelona, held in Dubai for the first time at Dubai Design District. With extravagant decorations and performances from Idris Elba, Armand Van Helden, Sam Divine and more, the dance festival is sure to be a great party. Prices start at Dhs 350.
Blippi The Musical - 18 and 19 February
Blippi The Musical is coming to the UAE and will be held over two days. Bringing alot the entertainment to children, the shows will be held at Etihad Arena on Yas Island. Enjoy an interactive meet and greet experience as well as a fun educational show for children. Prices start at Dhs 105.
Dubai Duty-Free Tennis Championships - 19 February to 4 March
Tennis enthusiasts, this is your chance to see international tennis stars compete for the title. The Dubai Duty-Free Tennis Championships will have top players from Novak Djokovic to Rafael Nadal and more play against one another. Ticket prices to the event start at Dhs 55.
Kevin Hart: Reality Check - 22 February
The funnyman Kevin Hart is coming to Abu Dhabi at Etihad Arena to perform an amazing comedy set, as part of his tour 'Reality Check'. Having started performing at amateur nights at various comedy clubs, he is now an Emmy and Grammy-nominated comedian. Prices start at Dhs 549.
Shrek The Musical - 22 to 26 February
Get ready to watch one of the most iconic Dreamworks films come to life this month. Held at Dubai Opera, watch the enchanting tale of Shrek, an ogre that saves Princess Fiona but is surprised as she expected a handsome prince to come to her rescue. Ticket prices for the musical start at Dhs 275.
Sikka Art and Design Festival - 24 February to 5 March
Running for ten days, Sikka Art and Design Festival returns for its 11th edition. Located in Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood, the amazing art and design festival will celebrate the talents of many local and international artists. From hosting exhibitions, installations, poetry nights and movie nights, there is something for everyone to explore their creativity. Entry is free to all.