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.

Experience Global Village During Ramadan

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. 

Read more about Ramadan at Global Village here. 

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.

Looking for more exciting Iftars in Dubai? Check out our full guide. 

Iftar at Dukes The Palm, Dubai
10 Mar - 09 Apr 2024
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Iftar In The Desert At Mleiha Archaeological Centre

Discover a unique Ramadan celebration at the Mleiha Ramadan Star Lounge, nestled within the peaceful Mleiha Archaeological Centre. Escape the city bustle and connect with the beauty of Ramadan in this tranquil setting. The lounge offers a special Iftar experience with various activities for all ages.

Challenge loved ones to a game of carrom, let the little ones enjoy a dedicated play area, and capture moments with a photo opportunity. For a dash of adventure, take a short ride on one of the available horses. Mleiha Ramadan Star Lounge provides a serene escape to celebrate Ramadan in a truly special way.

Iftar at Jumeirah Zabeel Saray

Experience the magic of Ramadan at Jumeirah Zabeel Saray Hotel on Palm Jumeirah. Enjoy delicious Iftar and Suhoor menus with delicacies from around the world while soaking in the peaceful atmosphere under the moonlight. Reflect on the importance of the month with your loved ones as you enjoy a special culinary journey.

Illuminating Ramadan in Dubai
10 Mar - 09 Apr 2024
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Iftar at Josette

Head to Josette in DIFC for a delightful Iftar during Ramadan. Experience a carefully crafted sharing menu blending French and Middle Eastern flavors. Enjoy premium dates, dried fruits, and nuts with refreshing fruit juice while listening to live Oud music. Indulge in lentil soup, sharing plates like hummus and grilled eggplant salad, followed by main courses such as slow-cooked lamb leg and roasted baby chicken, and end your meal with sweet treats like date cake and pistachio ice cream.

Josette Iftar at DIFC
14 Mar - 09 Apr 2024
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MayaBay Iftar at Jumeirah Al Naseem

Experience the elegance and flavors of Asia at MayaBay in Jumeirah Al Naseem with their special Iftar menu during Ramadan. Indulge in specially curated Asian-inspired delicacies and drinks, alongside exclusive date boxes, promising a fusion of tradition and modernity in a chic ambiance. Enjoy live entertainment throughout the evening, adding an extra layer of enjoyment to your dining experience.

MayaBay Iftar at Jumeirah Al Naseem
14 Mar - 09 Apr 2024
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Ramadan Iftar Buffet at Millennium Plaza Downtown

Indulge in a rich array of Arabic and international dishes this Ramadan at Millennium Plaza Downtown with a splendid iftar buffet at the Jumeirah Ballroom, where you can enjoy a culinary journey featuring Arabic and international delicacies. With eight live stations and captivating entertainment, this iftar promises an unforgettable dining experience.

Iftar at Belcanto

Savor the fusion of Italian finesse with Middle Eastern flavors at Belcanto Restaurant, situated at Dubai Opera. Throughout Ramadan, indulge in a lavish feast featuring a meticulously curated selection of Italian delicacies with a Middle Eastern twist. From enticing starters like cous-cous di verdure e Zafferano to flavorful zuppa di ceci e gamberi rossi, each dish harmoniously combines flavors, paying homage to Italy’s gastronomic legacy while embracing Middle Eastern influences. Enjoy a variety of main courses, including the exquisite Galletto farcito ai datteri, showcasing the essence of Italian culinary craftsmanship infused with Middle Eastern flavors.

Belcanto Iftar in Dubai
20 Mar - 09 Apr 2024
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Iftar at Olea, Kempinski Hotel Mall of The Emirates

Discover the best Iftar in Dubai at Olea, a feast of Levantine and Arabic delights! Immerse yourself in the richness and authentic flavors of six nations – Lebanon, Syria, Palestine, Jordan, southern Turkey, and Cyprus. Gather your loved ones for a lavish Iftar featuring hot and cold mezze, a sumptuous grill, live cooking stations, and finish with a bountiful spread of Arabic sweets and desserts.

Billionaire Dubai

Experience Ramadan’s glamorous vibes with spectacular shows & food at Billionaire Dubai! The show features a stunning visual and musical display, captivating the audience with special acts including renowned acrobatic and singing artists. Dive into an extraordinary gastronomical affair curated by celebrity chef Batuhan Piatti, featuring Italian & New-Asian cuisines with special Ramadan-themed desserts.

Iftar at Skafos

Dive into the essence of Ramadan with a Creekside Iftar experience at Skafos! Indulge in the melodious tunes of live oud music, savor exquisite flavors from live cooking stations, and relish a delightful spread of Arabic and international dishes.

Creekside Iftar at Al Seef, Dubai
23 Mar - 08 Apr 2024
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Iftar at Sabaa Cafe, Al Seef 

Indulge in a magical Ramadan Iftar with live music and delicious food at Sabaa Cafe. Step into the enchanting world of Ramadan amidst the perfect Arabian setting, complete with live oud melodies, live cooking stations, and a lavish buffet featuring international and Arabic delights.

Iftar Feast at Al Seef Dubai
23 Mar - 08 Apr 2024
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Iftar at The Stage Restaurant, Paramount Hotel Dubai

Head to the Stage Restaurant for a Ramadan feast where every bite tells a tale. Immerse yourself in a tale of flavors and traditions, indulging in a sumptuous buffet brimming with drama. Our talented chefs craft an array of delectable dishes that perfectly capture the essence and flavors of Ramadan, from traditional favorites to delightful sweets and desserts.

Iftar at Jones The Grocer

Break your fast with Jones The Grocer at Delta Hotels By Marriott Jumeirah Beach and enjoy a flavorful, elegant, and memorable iftar experience. Indulge in delicious offerings at this award-winning café and gourmet grocer. This Ramadan, savor the culinary delights at Jones The Grocer in Delta JBR for an unforgettable iftar.

Iftar at Fogueira Restaurant & Lounge

Discover the magic of Ramadan nights at Fogueira Restaurant & Lounge, located at Delta Hotels by Marriott Jumeirah Beach. Experience the perfect blend of great views, serene ambiance, and delightful shisha during Ramadan. Join us daily from 7 pm to 1:30 am for an unforgettable suhoor experience.

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.

Hai Ramadan in Dubai
11 Mar - 09 Apr 2024
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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.

Read more about Ramadan Markets In Dubai here. 

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.

Read more about Ramadan fireworks here. 

Events in Dubai During Ramadan

Oumsyat Ramadanya at Zabeel Theatre, Dubai

Head to Zabeel Theatre for a lovely evening during Ramadan, with special guest Dr. Ghassan Abu Setta. Explore the variety of restaurants, lounges, and bars at Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, where you can enjoy a 20% discount and experience tradition and luxury at this beautiful resort on Palm Jumeirah while treating yourself to delicious food and drinks.

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.

Monster Inflatable in Dubai
11 Mar - 09 Apr 2024
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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 suhour 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.

Punyakoti at The Junction, Dubai
15:30 Sun 31 Mar 2024
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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.

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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.


Stay tuned for more exciting things to do during Ramadan in Dubai!