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Best Dubai Events to Attend in May 2024


As May makes its debut, Dubai is gearing up for a bouquet of events which promises to lure, inspire, as well as dazzle visitors from every nook and corner of the globe. The Dubai events in May 2024 will pave the way for a kaleidoscope of episodes that commemorate the warmth of the city’s hospitality, the luminosity of its innovation, and the affluence of its culture. It is the idyllic juxtaposition of extravagant venues, top-tier hospitality, sense of security, and creative marketing strategies which create euphoria and frenzy around these events.

Dubai’s 2024 May Extravaganza Unlocked

The City of Gold hums with longing, all set to flaunt a tapestry of indelible moments this May awaiting to be unfurled. The eagerly awaited upcoming Dubai Events in May encompasses,


Pluma Show Dubai
1. Pluma Show/Circus

Brace yourselves for PLUMA, an exceptional circus spectacle which guarantees to leave all enthralled, yearning for a rerun. This is not merely a show but a captivating expedition of a young girl into the realm both of independence and self-discovery. The show’s key highlights comprise the aerial showmanship coupled with premier trapeze artists.

Dubai Festival City Mall
18th April - 5th May, 2024
Wed -Thu: 7pm - 8pm, Fri & Sat: 5pm - 7pm, 7:30pm - 9:30pm, Sunday: 11am - 1pm, 4pm - 6pm
AED 95 onword
World Art Dubai
2. World Art Dubai

Word Art Dubai is returning with a bang with its 10th edition this May. Prep up for 4000 plus art pieces from 300 plus international artists at the region’s most affordable and biggest retail art fair, everything under a single roof. Explore a wide gamut of art encompassing paintings, wearable art, graffiti, and more. Reap the perks of live art performances, art talks as well as workshops that will educate and at the same time entertain every age group. Art lovers miss this at your risk.

World Trade Center Dubai
2nd-5th May, 2024
AED 367 onward
The Laughter Factory Dubai
3. The Laughter Factory

Gear up to roll in laughter at the Laughter Factory, an epic comedy brawl. This uninterrupted entertainment can get a little tougher on the emotional side with Liz Bains, Julian Dean & Ron Josol taking the stage. Witness this comedy extravaganza first hand with each act being incalculably intoxicating, classy, and hilarious as hell. Also get a chance to come together with fellow comic fans.

Movenpick Hotel, JBR
26th April-4th May 2024
AED 160 onward
Gipsy Kings
4. Gipsy Kings

Gear up for Grammy award-winning Gipsy Kings as they set the fire on stage with their scintillating fusion of pop, flamenco, as well as world music. The icing on the cake is Lola’s Flamenco DUO’s opening performance that ensures a stirring kickoff to the musical night. Secure your tickets at the earliest for a cherished dancing Latino night below the dreamy starlit sky.

Dubai Opera
2nd May, 2024
AED 195 onward
Diana Arbenina & The Night Snippers Dubai
5. Diana Arbenina & The Night Snippers

Music lovers rejoice as Dubai will leave you enthralled with drop dead performance by Russian rock sensations. This 4 member troupe over the years has amassed worldwide music fans through music festival performances to endless hit numbers topping billboards. Are you ready to tap your feet at chartbusters Rubezh, 31 Vesna, and more?

Coca-Cola Arena
2nd May, 2024
7.00 pm
AED 299 onward
Todes Ballet Performance
6. Todes Ballet Performance

Get on board on an exciting expedition on a fairyland that narrates the tale of a princess being rescued from the lord of darkness’ hands. Prep up to witness excellent graphics solutions, pioneering lighting, wonderful costumes, best-in-class choreography, interesting tales, fashionable music and more. Accompany your kids for a night to remember.

Zabeel Theatre
4th May, 2024
10:30 pm
AED 200 onward
The Ice Hole
7. The Ice Hole

Laugh your heart out at the upcoming Ice Hole, a crazy expedition of all things cardboard. A man in a 3piece suit discovers himself fishing in Great North’s huge plains when a sudden bump with a mermaid gives his fate a complete alteration, paving him towards a whimsical & unfathomable trip narrated through cardboard. This universal play is sure to leave every viewer in stitches.

The Junction
3rd May-5th May, 2024
2:30 pm (afternoon show), 8pm (evening show)
AED 120 onward
Thomas Anders in Dubai
8. Thomas Anders

Modern Talking’s celebrated soloist, Thomas Anders will be giving a live performance in Dubai this May that will leave you flabbergasted. Hearing his classic pops live such as Atlantis in Calling, Cheri Lady and more will be a treat to the ears. Music connoisseurs do not dare miss this musical night.

The Agenda
5th May, 2024
7.00 pm
AED 300 onward
The Fridge Concert Series in Dubai
9. The Fridge Concert Series

The wait is ultimately drawing an end. The Fridge Concert Series, an idyllic mix of cultural, pop, jazz as well as cultural rhythms will be something fresh and unique. Take pleasure of the perfect merge of artistic styles, voices, and genres pushing boundaries. Season 43 will be one to remember.

The Fridge Warehouse, Alserkal Avenue
7th May, 14th May 2024
8 pm
AED 62 onward
Romancing Tagore Dubai
10. Romancing Tagore

This gala musical recital will feature Shubha Mudgal, Sudhir Nayak, Aneesh Pradhan, and 30 talents from Malhaar band. It will beautifully explore Rabindranath Tagore’s music and poetry interwoven with soothing Indian classical music. Reserve your seats today for an evening replete with musical brilliance coupled with cultural richness.

Emirates Theatre
11th May, 2024
AED 50 onwards

Wrapping up

Dubai in May has untold fun and entertainment on its platter from comedy shows, ballet performances, Indian cultural extravaganza, art, Russian rock music, and lots more waiting to be unfurled. Dubai are you ready to rock and roll?