Holi 2019: The Complete List of Events in Dubai

Click through to see how you can celebrate Holi, the festival of colours, this week in the UAE
Holi 2019: The Complete List of Events in Dubai

It's that time of the year again this week as we gear up for Holi 2019. If you're going to be in the UAE and have still not made any plans for the event, keep reading to see what you can be a part of. From delicious dining experiences to beach parties to concerts, there's plenty to do to ring in the festival of colours.


Wednesday, 20th - Thursday, 21st March

Get ready to add a little color to your dinner plans this Holi with Khyber. Sail away to the Mughal era and take in the vibrant terracotta arches and ornate tapestries while delighting in a lively selection of sweets, savoury snacks and delicious Chai live counters. Khyber presents a delectable three-course menu this Holi that is sure to leave guests sated and ready for more treats.

INFO: Dhs 160 per person, Khyber, Dukes Dubai, The Palm. Khyber will be offering a 3-course set menu - vegetarian or non-vegetarian. Inclusive of welcome drinks and festive Gujia, Dahi Vada, Pakora, Berfi, Bhajia, and Chai live counters.


 Friday, 22nd March

Make your way down to the Dukes Dubai beach for the biggest celebration on The Palm: Color Fest. With a popping line-up of DJs spinning Desi and EDM tunes, Bhangra performances, food trucks, kid play areas and a Color Bomb Splash, there's definitely something for everyone to look forward to.

INFO: From Dhs 75, 9AM-5PM for Desi and 5PM-9PM for EDM, The Beach, Dukes Dubai - Palm Jumeirah. For more info and table bookings call 055 409 1990 or 056 225 7999


Friday, 22nd March
Celebrate Holi at Estrellas Rooftop Lounge. Bring your loved ones along and play with organic coloured powders. Indulge in delicious festive treats including Mewa gujiya, Biryani and Mutton seekh kababs. Guests also can also soak in the soft rays of the sun with pool access, all while DJ Rayan spins the decks.

INFO: Dhs 149 inclusive of soft beverages and finger food, Dhs 199 inclusive of house beverages and finger food, Dhs 249 inclusive of premium beverages and finger food, 1PM-4PM, The Canvas Hotel Dubai MGallery by Sofitel. For more info and reservations, call 04 386 8111.


Friday, 22nd March
Celebrate Holi with a culinary feast at Signature by Sanjeev Kapoor. Relish specialties from the Chaat counter, Highway junction and live interactive kitchen.

INFO: Dhs 149 including soft beverages, Dhs 249 including house beverages, 1PM-4PM, The Canvas Hotel Dubai MGallery by Sofitel. For more info and reservations, call 04 386 8111


Friday, 22nd March

Get ready to enjoy a full day of fun and euphoria with vibrant colours, foot-stomping music, delicious food and more. Brace yourself for one of the most amazing Holi parties under the sunny skies of Dubai! The festival will feature a booming DJ and Producer, DJ Lijo and local DJs - Jeff, Buddha, Sib, Varun Sharma, Blaze, Mad Max and many others

INFO: From Dhs 45, 11am onwards, Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa. For more info and table bookings, call 050 264 0279 or 056 225 2855


Friday, 22nd March

Come celebrate the Indian festival with the very talented singer Neha Kakkar performing live. Additionally, DJ Peirre Ferns, DJ Ricky, and DJ Chirag Dubai will keep the crowd on their toes.

INFO: From Dhs 79, 10AM onwards, Al Sahra Desert Resort Equestrian Centre


Friday, 22nd March

The first community pursuit of its kind, 'Music in the Park' will be presented just in time for Holi, the festival of colours this Friday, the 22nd of March at 4pm. Intended as a celebration of the festival of spring, the event will include activities of music, dance and art. You can expect Hindustani, folk and Bollywood music, rhythm and Kathak and contemporary dance, and even live painting by local artists.

'Music in the Park' is the brainchild of the Malhaar Centre for Performing Arts in association with the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC.) More than 30 local artists, adults, and children from Malhaar Centre for Performing Arts will be performing traditional musical compositions, adding to the community-centric ideals behind the event. The Malhaar Centre is planning to host even more 'Music in the Park' events in parks across the UAE and encourage locals in the art community to make their talents known for a day of fun.

INFO: From 4PM onwards, Jumeirah Lakes Towers. For more information email info@malhaar.ae or call +971 56 433 4258