What's on in the Emirates: January 2018

Posted by Seawings team on Dec 18, 2017 4:14:11 PM

Whether you’re a culture vulture or sports-mad spectator there are plenty of events to explore on your next visit to the UAE.  Spend an evening watching a block-buster show, or head out for a day at the races - there’s always something on in the Emirates!

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We've been flying guests across the UAE for more than a decade and have our finger on the pulse. Here’s our round up of the top gigs, festivals and events in Dubai and Abu Dhabi for January:

DUBAI

CIRQUE DU SOLEIL TORUK - DUBAI - 4 - 17 JANUARY
See the Avatar-inspired spectacular by the world’s ultimate stage show

CHRIS ROCK TOTAL BLACK OUT - DUBAI WORLD TRADE CENTRE- JANUARY 5 & 6
Multitalented actor and comedian Chris Rock hits the stage for a guaranteed night of laughs

DUBAI WORLD CUP CARNIVAL - MEYDAN RACECOURSE - 11 JANUARY
Witness the world’s best race for the $US 10 million prize pool at Dubai’s top equestrian event, plus there’s plenty of action off-track too

EVITA THE MUSICAL - DUBAI OPERA - JANUARY 22 - 3 FEBRUARY
Experience the moving story of Eva Perone in the acclaimed rock opera by Andrew Lloyd Webber

QUOZ ARTS FEST - AL QUOZ - 26 - 27 JANUARY
Get a taste for the vibrant local arts scene at this cultural festival full of talks, exhibitions and more

ABU DHABI

CAIRO SOUND FESTIVAL - DU ARENA - 12 JANUARY
Experience the intoxicating sights and sounds of Cairo at this popular music festival

SULTAN BIN ZAYED HERITAGE FESTIVAL - SWEIHAN CITY - 21 JANUARY - 3 FEBRUARY
Camel beauty contests, Saluki dog racing and other traditional pursuits are celebrated at this incredible heritage festival

YALLA LAUGHS COMEDY CLUB - 29 JANUARY - YAS LINKS
Get settled for a night of humour with local talent at Yas Links

If you’re looking for more things to do while visiting, get in touch with our expert team. We can assist with booking your accommodation, day trips and scenic tours. 

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