Explore the Art Festival in Dubai in 2024
Is that even possible? It’s almost 2024, and we already know that Dubai will host several incredible art festivals that we can’t wait to see.
In Dubai, art season often occurs at the beginning of the year. Therefore, consider including these events if you have recently created your 2024 calendar. And don’t forget to tell all of your domestic and overseas friends who appreciate art.
Here are all of the 2024 art events in Dubai that you should not miss.
Date: March 1 to 3, 2024
Location: Art Dubai, Madinat Jumeirah, Al Sufouh 1
From Friday, March 1 to Friday, March 3, 2024, Art Dubai 2024 will take place at the stunning Madinat Jumeirah. In addition to the more than 100 exhibitors from 70 countries that can be found in the four areas of the art festival—Contemporary, Modern, and Bawwaba—art enthusiasts can also look forward to the return of Art Dubai Digital. In 2024, tickets and further details will be made available. For further details you can always check on the official website.
Date: May 2 to 5, 2024
Location: World Art Dubai, Dubai World Trade Centre
One of the events that makes up the official Dubai Art Season is World Art Dubai, which will have its ninth edition from May 2–May 5, 2024. In summary, this is the perfect event for you if you love art but are on a tight budget because all of the artwork is for sale at reasonable prices. Previously, attendees enjoyed live art exhibits, workshops, fashion presentations, street and graffiti artists showcasing their skills on a plain white wall, and more. Although the cost of tickets has not yet been revealed, they cost Dhs20 per person at previous festivals.
Date: February 23 to March 3, 2024
Location: Sikka Art and Design Festival, Al Shindagha Historic Neighbourhood (Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood), Bur Dubai
Old Dubai is always worth a visit, but the Sikka Art and Design Festival brings even more color to this historic neighborhood during art season. The forthcoming festival, now in its 12th year, will showcase various up-and-coming artists from the UAE and the region, including live performances, film screenings, art installations, murals, photography, panels, fashion and jewelry, workshops, local food and beverage ideas, and more. Art enthusiasts may find themselves lost while touring the various houses and passageways of the open art museum. Take your time; you never know what amazing piece of art might be lurking around the corner or in an alleyway.
How to reach?
- Hop on to Sharaf DG Metro Station / Al Ras Metro Station
- 8 minutes walkable to the Al Musalla road towards the creek and you can see #SIKKA23 on your left
You can call and book to the following taxi’s
Yes you can travel through Abra
- Deira Old Souq to Bur Dubai
- Al Sabkha to Dubai Old Souq
- Al Ghubaiba – Dubai Old Souq – Baniyas – Seef
- Get down Bur Dubai, Dubai Old Souq and Seef abra stations and enjoy a charming walk to Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood.
- Marina Mall – Al Ghubaiba
- Dubai Water Canal Station – Al Ghubaiba
Get down Al Ghubaiba station and hail a taxi to Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood.
Can you park your car?
- There will be paid parking system from the entrance of Al Fahidi
- Underground Multi storey parking is available close to zones 7 & 8 of Al Seef