Wondering what to do in Dubai during Ramadan? You’ve come to the right place!

Get ready for a Ramadan experience like no other!! The city transforms into a vibrant wonderland, blending tradition with modern flair.

From captivating fireworks that light up the night sky to mouth-watering global cuisines and lively markets, Dubai during Ramadan is a celebration for all the senses.

Let’s dive into the heart of the festivities and explore things to do in Dubai during Ramadan that make this special month in Dubai truly unforgettable.

Global Village Extravaganza

This Ramadan, Global Village in Dubai transforms into a captivating wonderland, blending traditional rituals with modern entertainment. Experience the nightly firing of the Ramadan cannon, a symbolic act marking the end of the daily fast. On Fridays and Saturdays at 9 p.m., delight in dazzling fireworks that will light up the night sky, creating a magical ambiance.

Global Village becomes a food lover’s paradise during Ramadan, offering a diverse array of dishes from around the world. Explore the new Ramadan Wonders Souk, a traditional market located at the heart of the park, showcasing unique treasures from different corners of the globe.

Feel the festive spirit with vibrant decorations, lively performances, and an array of mouth-watering foods. Dragon Lake, beautifully adorned for Ramadan, hosts a breathtaking laser and fire show. Enjoy the soulful tunes of Global Village’s 25-piece Orchestra every evening on the Main Stage, featuring a globally acclaimed violinist.

Take advantage of extended opening hours until 2 a.m. during Ramadan, allowing you to enjoy the vibrant nighttime ambiance and savor a late-night meal. Don’t miss world-class performances, unique Ramadan and Eid gifts, and the overall festive atmosphere that makes Global Village one of the best places to visit in Dubai during Ramadan. 

Experience a Grand Iftar at Dukes The Palm, Dubai

Khyber Award-winning Indian restaurant, Khyber, invites you to a special Iftar celebration. Enjoy an authentic set menu, highlighting rich North Indian spices in a sharing-style ambiance perfect for family and friends.

Great British Restaurant Indulge in a tempting Iftar buffet at Great British Restaurant, featuring traditional favorites like lamb ouzi and mixed grills. As the sun sets, a live Oud musician sets the mood for a memorable Iftar experience. With both indoor and outdoor seating, it’s an ideal location for Ramadan celebrations with loved ones.

Explore Ramadan Markets Across Dubai

Ramadan District at Jumeirah Emirates Towers

From March 15 to April 4, experience the vibrant Ramadan District at Plaza Terrace near Jumeirah Emirates Towers. Immerse yourself in cultural experiences, delectable cuisine, and a strong sense of community.

Hai Ramadan at Expo City

From March 10 to April 8, Expo City hosts the lively “Hai Ramadan” celebration. Explore over 20 outlets offering Iftars, Suhoors, and traditional Ramadan snacks. The souk features handmade crafts, traditional garments, and Ramadan-themed items.

Ramadan Market at City Walk

Transforming into a bustling marketplace from March 10 to April 8, City Walk hosts a captivating Ramadan night market. Discover affordable goods, traditional handicrafts, and modern trinkets, creating a celebration of culture and community.

Ramadan Souq at The Beach, JBR

From March 10 to April 8, The Beach, JBR, offers a special night market filled with Ramadan and Eid gifts. Enjoy a magical display of fireworks on selected dates, creating the perfect ambiance for an unforgettable Ramadan experience.

Watch Ramadan Fireworks Across Dubai

Dubai’s skies will light up with breathtaking fireworks every weekend during Ramadan. Join the festivities at iconic locations like Bluewaters, The Beach JBR, Al Seef, and Dubai Festival City Mall, with displays at 10 p.m. on specific dates. Experience the magic against iconic backdrops like Ain Dubai and Dubai Creek.

Global Village also adds to the spectacle, treating visitors to dazzling fireworks on Friday and Saturday nights at 9 p.m. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere and make these post-Iftar fireworks a highlight of your Ramadan celebration in Dubai.

Explore Dubai’s Unique Attractions

Dubai Safari Park

Embark on a journey to explore over 2,000 animals in the Dubai Safari Park. With 70+ animal species, including 111 kinds of birds, 10+ carnivores, and 50 types of reptiles, it’s the perfect place for an adventurous day with the family.

Miracle Garden

Visit the world’s largest natural flower garden at Dubai Miracle Garden. With structures made entirely of fresh flowers, including the famous Emirates A380 plane, it’s a visual feast and a perfect spot for unforgettable photos.

AYA – A trip to a beautiful universe

Experience unique and captivating displays of celestial bodies, illuminated gardens, and colorful rivers at AYA Park. Divided into 12 interactive zones, AYA offers a journey like no other, filled with enchanting sights and experiences.

The Green Planet

Tour the indoor tropical forest at The Green Planet. Explore 3000+ species of animals, birds, and plants, including sloths, toucans, and piranhas, in the largest indoor life-sustaining tree in the world.

Topgolf Dubai

Enjoy a fun and unique golfing experience with friends and family at Topgolf Dubai. Play golf in a non-traditional way from one of the many bays at the venue and indulge in a delicious menu with delicacies from around the world.

Events in Dubai During Ramadan

Monster Inflatable in Dubai

Embark on an adrenaline-fueled adventure at Expo City Dubai with the planet’s largest inflatable obstacle course. Race through 42 heart-pounding obstacles and experience the ultimate challenge.

Allan Pease – Bestselling Author in Dubai

Unlock the secrets of communication skills with Allan Pease, renowned author of ‘Body Language.’ Join the one-day training at One&Only Royal Mirage on March 15, 2024, to gain valuable insights into relationship dynamics.

Comedy Sohour with Hisham Haddad & Amal Taleb at Al Sultan Majlis in Dubai

Relish the joy of laughter with a comedy sohour at Al Sultan Majlis in Garden Lawn, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray Hotel. Enjoy a lighthearted stand-up comedy show every night.

Masha & the Bear Live in Coca-Cola Arena, Dubai

Experience a spectacular live musical adventure with “Masha and The Bear” at Coca-Cola Arena. Join the beloved characters on a fun family trip, exploring the magic of the forest and its amazing inhabitants.

Les Monologues Du V. at The Junction, Dubai

Witness the world-famous text “The V Monologues” at The Junction, Dubai. Based on interviews with women, this play explores a range of topics, offering a unique and thought-provoking experience.

Reza Nikkhah, Ali Oji, Amir Mahdi Jule, Hooman Hadjiabdolahi in the Mailman

Enjoy a family comedy about the preparations for a wedding celebration at a hotel. This comedy unfolds with humor, providing a delightful experience for all.

Euroleague Basketball Adidas Next Generation Qualifier in Dubai

Be part of history as Dubai hosts the first EuroLeague Basketball Adidas Next Generation Tournament Qualifier in the Middle East. Witness young basketball athletes competing for a spot in the ANGT Finals in Berlin from March 22-24 at the Coca-Cola Arena.

The Laughter Factory’s ‘Sticky Social Glue’ Tour

Laugh your heart out with three killer comics at The Laughter Factory’s ‘Sticky Social Glue’ Tour. Enjoy an intimate setting with comedians sharing hilarious stories and observations.

Punyakoti at The Junction, Dubai

Experience Sonu Venugopal’s highly anticipated Kannada comedy special, “Punyakoti.” With a unique twist inspired by the legendary holy cow, Punyakoti, Sonu imparts valuable life lessons in a side-splitting manner.