2017 Events in United Arab Emirates

Dubai Shopping Festival

January and February every year

The Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) was started in 1996 by the government to promote…

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UAE National Day

2 December annually

UAE National Day is celebrated on 2 December every year to mark the day in 1971…

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Omega Dubai Desert Classic

2 - 5 February 2017

Part of the European PGA tour, the Dubai Desert Classic takes place at what was…

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Abu Dhabi Salsa and Jazz Festival

22 - 24 February 2017

The two successful festivals, Abu Dhabi Latino Fiesta and Abu Dhabi International…

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Dubai World Cup

25 March 2017

The Dubai World Cup is the richest horse race in the world, offering a purse…

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Dubai Rugby Sevens

December 2017 TBC

The Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens heralds the opening of the IRB Sevens…

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