Taste of Dubai
When: 9-11 March
The city’s favorite food, drink and music festival, Taste of Dubai is now in its 10th year. The festival is a 3-day food extravaganza, with exclusive fine-dining restaurants, world class celebrity chefs, and an incredible line-up of international music. Taste of Dubai will take place at the Dubai Media City Amphitheatre.
For more info, visit tasteofdubaifestival.com
When: 29 March-1 April
GITEX Shopper Spring is back with the best deals on smartphones, laptops, digital cameras, gaming consoles and a lot more, only at the show. Get ready for unbeatable and exclusive deals, bundled offers from the biggest retailers and brands all under one roof! It will be held at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
For more info, visit gitexshopperdubai.com
Dubai World Cup 2017
When: 25 March
The who’s who of the equestrian world, the elite of Dubai’s society and tens of thousands of race goers will limber up and down their finery for the culmination of Dubai’s World Cup Carnival. The best jockeys and horses of the world will once again gather for this event on 25 March at the Meydan Racecourse.
For more info, visit dubaiworldcup.com
Emirates Airline Festival of Literature
When: 3-11 March
The Emirates Airline Festival of Literature is the Middle East’s largest celebration of the written and spoken word, bringing people of all ages and backgrounds together with authors from across the world to promote education, debate and above all else, love of reading and writing. It will be held at the InterContinental Hotel, Dubai Festival City.
For more info, visit emirateslitfest.com