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Your Ultimate Guide to Dubai’s March 2024 Events, Offers and Activities!

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February 29, 2024

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What's On This Week

Are you ready for Dubai’s March Madness? This month brings exciting happenings and events to the city, from the best Ramadan deals in Dubai, Bla Bla’s Rewind Festival, the long-awaited Alan Walker concert in Dubai, to Terra Solis’ Tomorrowland events and the best St. Patrick’s Day offers, there are more than enough things to do in Dubai this March. Check out Playbook's guide for things to do in March in Dubai.

Things To Do in Dubai in March

Concerts & Events

Rack your heads and dance to the beats at March’s top events, check them out for some quizzing fun and epic concerts!

The Best Quizzes in Town

Put your knowledge to the test and stand a chance to take home prizes ranging from brunches and steak nights to bottles of wine and more! Try a quiz night from QuizBiz Events, the brainiacs behind Risky Quizzness, and pick from over 20 choices to find your fave. Ready for half-term? Study up with the details before the big test!

Group of girls drinking
Dubai,, +971 58 520 2748

Alan Walker Concert at Barasti

Ready to be a Walker? Alan Walker will be making his way down to Barasti for a showstopping night on 2nd March! If you’re feeling lucky, enter the Barasti x Playbook Giveaway for the chance to win tickets for yourself and 3 friends to the Alan Walker concert in Dubai. Clock’s ticking and winners will be announced soon, so get going!

Cover for Barasti Alan Walker giveaway with Playbook
Le Méridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Waterpark, Dubai Marina,, +971 4 318 1313

REWIND Festival at Bla Bla

Still mentally in the 80s after your latest rewatch of Top Gun? Great balls of fire, your favourite 80s artists will be on their way to Bla Bla for the 2024 running of the REWIND fest! Grab your tickets here before they sell out, don your best 80s outfit, and prepare for some throwback hits at Bla Bla’s REWIND Festival.

Cover for the Rewind Festival at Bla Bla
Messer Street Beach, JBR,, +971 4 584 4111

Agents of Time & Avangart Tabldot at Terra Solis

Need even more excitement this month? No problem! Agents of Time and Avangart Tabldot will be performing at Terra Solis Dubai on 2nd March headlining the Amare Stage at the musical oasis! Enjoy a night of hits under the starlight at one of the latest Terra Solis Tomorrowland events.

Cover for Terra Solis' March concerts
Dubai Heritage Vision Exit, Jebel Ali,, +971 4 459 8300

St. Patrick’s Day

Wondering where to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Dubai and Abu Dhabi? We’ve got you with the best St. Patrick’s Day offers, so don’t worry!

Fibber Magee's, Trade Center

Kick it old school at Dubai’s oldest and most iconic Irish pub, Fibber Magee’s, where the pints are perfect and the craic is great! Gather your friends or make new ones at this welcoming hole-in-the-wall, a well-hidden boozer in the heart of the city, for celebrations that would make St. Patrick himself proud.

Guest drinking and eating at Fibber Magees
Saeed Tower 1, SZR,, +971 4 332 2400

Ma Buckley's, The Souk Qaryat Al Beri

Proudly Irish-owned and operated, Ma Buckley’s is a creekside pub with a big heart, welcoming patrons from all over. Irish or not, this pub with a view is the place to be for epic celebrations and great company. Paint the town green, white, and orange this 17th March at Ma Buckley’s! 

Group of men drinking beer on the terrace
The Souk Qaryat Al Beri, Rabdan,, +971 2 642 8600

McGettigan's, JBR

Watch the Irish spirit come alive on St. Patrick's Day at McGettigan’s JBR! Everything from live music, traditional Irish fare, and a lively atmosphere are fair game. Raise a toast with a pint of Guinness or your favourite Irish whiskey at this iconic pub in JBR.

Two women dressed in green for St. Patrick's Day
Hilton Dubai Jumeirah, JBR,, +971 4 318 2319

McGettigan's Factory, Palm Jumeirah

Don’t stop the party this St. Patrick's Day at McGettigan’s Factory! Indulge in Irish classics, sip on green drinks, and dance to live music all night long. With its vibrant ambience and modern decor, McGettigan’s Factory is the ultimate destination for a memorable St. Paddy's celebration.

Guests dressed up for St. Patrick's Day
Hilton Dubai Palm Jumeirah,, +971 4 230 0062

The Dubliner's, Garhoud

Feel the rush at The Dubliner’s this St. Patrick's Day! Experience the warmth of Dublin’s hospitality with traditional music, hearty Irish fare, and plenty of Guinness pints. Whether you're Irish or Irish at heart, The Dubliner’s is the perfect spot to raise a glass and celebrate this iconic day in true Irish fashion.

Buffet at The Dubliner's
Le Méridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre, Garhoud,, +971 4 702 2455

Ramadan Offers

This month, it’s time to spend time with the people closest to us. Cherish this time with our picks of the best Ramadan deals and set menus in Dubai!

Iftar Sharing Menu at Novikov Café

Celebrate Ramadan in style with an Iftar sharing menu at Novikov Café, where impeccable flavours meet sophisticated dining as soon as the sun sets until 10pm. This sharing experience is specially crafted for this month by Novikov’s master chefs for your indulgence, find out more about the world-renowned brasserie before your visit here.

Ramadan dishes on the table
Dubai Mall, Downtown,, +971 4 320 0209

The Fountain Restaurant's Grand Iftar Offer

Experience savoury indulgence with The Fountain Restaurant’s Grand Iftar offer and break your fast with this extravagant dining experience. Treating you to a variety of culinary delights, this Iftar has something for everyone’s tastes, truly an unmissable experience this Ramadan!

Table full of cakes and food
Mövenpick Hotel, Bur Dubai,, +971 4 336 6000

Iftar Buffet at Mina's Kitchen

Indulge in an Arabian culinary journey from sunset until 10:30pm at Mina’s Kitchen, the Westin’s premier dining destination. Experience the richness of Arabic cuisine in a vibrant setting, perfect for the whole family to enjoy this Ramadan!

Inside dining area at Mina's Kitchen
The Westin Dubai, Jumeirah,, +971 4 511 7373

Premium Ramadan Collections at Aqaya

Aqaya’s limited-time Ramadan Baked Collection and Premium Dates Collection are the ideal gifts for this Holy Month. Head down to Aqaya and grab some sweet gifts for the people closest to you and if you’re thinking of dining in, check out our previous feature!

Date collection at Aqaya
Multiple location,, +971 4 568 1159

Iftar Party at Gazebo

Thinking of treating the people closest to you, organising an Iftar party, or giving the gift of food to people around you? The exclusive Ramadan offers at Gazebo have your back! Choose from specially curated dishes, a hearty Iftar Box, or the exquisite Iftar Platters for a Royal Indian culinary journey that exudes excellence. Check out our previous feature before your next visit to Gazebo this Ramadan.

Indian dishes
Multiple locations,, +971 4 344 4088

Redeemable Pool & Beach Passes

Clear skies, amazing weather and world-class venues make up for a good reason to spend your days at one of these top pool & beach clubs. Check these out!

Soak in the Sun and Good Vibes at Be Beach

Be Beach is the new kid on the block at Dubai Harbour, boasting the best views of the Dubai Marina and fresh winds. They’ve got an expansive lounge area and a breathtaking space for you to enjoy and if you’re planning to visit on Wednesdays for the exclusive Ladies’ Day, read up here for more details. 

People in the pool with a sunset
Dubai Harbour, Dubai Marina, @bebeachdxb, +971 54 751 1119

Chill Beachside at Areia Beach Bar

Looking for a beach club within reach of the JBR area? Areia Beach Bar is your go-to spot to live your dream beach life! Located at the Hilton DoubleTree, Areia blends beachside hideaway vibes with city living. Prepare to live La Vida Playa with their offers here ahead of your next visit.

Guests enjoying the pool at Areia
DoubleTree by Hilton, JBR,, +971 55 166 8092

Poolside Retreat at Fluid

TH8’s Fluid Beach Club is equal parts luxurious getaway and romantic beach spot, the perfect combination for an amazing destination for poolside lounging or an intimate dinner with your better half. Soak up picturesque vistas of the Dubai Marina skyline from the Palm and relax at this getaway.

Guest laying on sunbeds by the beach
TH8 Palm Hotel, Palm Jumeirah,, +971 4 525 8888

Fine Dining Offers

Experience the finer things in life and dine in luxury at our top fine dining destinations this month. Live lavishly and enjoy finesse at these venues!

Reef & Beef Degustation Day

Up for a great feast of the best of the land and sea? Reef & Beef’s signature fusion of seafood and prime cuts of meat are the perfect backdrop for a classy experience. Check out their exquisite degustation days ahead of your next visit!

Inside dining are at Reef & Beef
The Heritage Hotel, Autograph Collection, Downtown,, +971 4 835 8164

ROKA's Japanese Fine Dining Experience

Experience the time-honoured tradition behind the Robatayaki, the beating heart behind ROKA’s elevated Japanese dining concept. Culinary excellence, tradition, and innovation cross paths for a dining venture like no other. Celebrating their 20th anniversary this year, learn more about the restaurant’s heritage and offer highlights here!

ROKA's outside dining area with a view
The Opus by Omniyat, Business Bay,, +971 4 439 7171

Lively Weekend Brunches

Spice up your weekend brunches with unique culinary journeys at our best weekend brunch picks with lively atmospheres!

Taverna Saturday Brunch

Lounge it out Mediterranean-style at Laguna Beach Taverna & Lounge, a renowned destination for weekend brunchers with a touch of Greek and Roman sophistication. You’ll be spoiled for choice here, with the Dream Catchers Evening Brunch, the iconic Taverna Saturday Brunch, and Nomadic Tune Brunch to choose from every weekend; take your pick and soak up the rays and vibes at this getaway. While you’re there, check out the Epicure Culinary Month’s exciting lineup!

Guests enjoying a brunch by the beach
Sofitel Dubai The Palm, Palm Jumeirah,, +971 4 455 6677

Wild Pool Brunch at Wane by Somiya

Up for some rooftop liveliness in the heart of Dubai Marina? Wane by Somiya is the place to be for a dynamic brunching experience featuring refreshing bites and cocktails with access to the stunning infinity pool. All this is available with the Wild Pool Brunch on Saturdays and Sundays, check it out!

Poolside area at Wane by Somiya
JW Marriott Hotel Marina, Dubai Marina,, +971 52 884 4879

Santorini Saturdays at Ilios

Live your dream Greek life from the comfort of the city at Ilios, serving up excellence with luxurious views of the Dubai skyline from The Palm’s Radisson Resort. Santorini Saturdays are your way to live your dream life with the city’s favourite Greek brunch and there’s more to explore at this idyllic getaway!

Greek food served
Raddison Beach Resort, Palm Jumeirah,, +971 58 559 4222

Ladies’ Offers

Calling all ladies! Experience our picks of exclusive Ladies’ Days and Nights at the city’s most exciting venues.

OKKU's O'Specialista Ladies Night

Grab your girls for a night of socialite fun at OKKU, The Palm’s premier nightlife destination serving up an award-winning Japanese cuisine. The unmissable ‘O’ Socialista offer is perfect for great food, desserts, free-flowing drinks, and live music every Wednesday from 9pm till late!

Three girls eating and drinking at OKKU
Marriott Resort, Palm Jumeirah,, +971 4 666 1566

Ladies Night at the Famous L'Antica Pizzeria!

Maybe you’re looking for a change of scenery or you’re looking to try something new, whatever the case, head down to L’Antica Pizzeria da Michele for a Monday Ladies’ Night! Start your week with a Neapolitan twist and enjoy pizza made famous by Julia Roberts in Eat Pray Love at this warm spot in City Walk. Check it out here for more details.

Girls toasting their drinks over pizza
City Walk,, +971 4 224 0040

Whether you’re looking for a poolside destination, breezy terraces, exciting concerts, brain-testing quizzes, or lively weekend brunches, our top picks for March deals and events in Dubai have you covered.

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