Where to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Dubai?

New Year is the most favourable time to allow new things to happen in your life. It is time to make new resolutions and discontinue old bad habits. Anything new in life should start with a celebration. So, get ready to ring in 2020 with a blast. Whether you want to party with family or celebrate with a special someone on New Year’s Eve, Dubai has something to offer for everyone. It is one of the most exciting places to celebrate New Year in the grandest way possible. Read further to know about some best and vibrant places for New Year celebrations in Dubai.

Watch Spectacular Fireworks

The fireworks display in Dubai during the New Year happens on a grand scale. The delightful fireworks at Burj Khalifa attract millions of tourists to the city. There is also a light and water show that happens at midnight at Burj Khalifa. The grand fireworks display at Atlantis and Umm Al Sequim Beach are quite splendid that one shouldn’t miss on New Year’s Eve.

Enjoy Enthralling New Year Parties in Dubai


Dubai is famous for hosting some of the craziest New Year parties in the world. From amazing food, exotic cocktails to groovy music- you’ll find everything in these amazing parties. Nasimi Beach, Mina Seyahi, Atlantis on the Palm, and Barasti Bar at the Le Meridian host top New Year Eve 2019 parties featuring best DJ’s from across the world. Amidst all the fun and madness, you can enjoy refreshing drinks and multi-cuisines while tapping the feet to great music.

Have Desert Safari Experience on New Year’s Eve


Dubai desert safari is one of the most traditional manners to ring in New Year 2020. From dreamy sunset views to dune bashing to colorful evenings, there is so much to explore while enjoying activities like belly dancing, live music, barbeque dinner, and heena painting. You can also dress up in traditional outfits and ride a camel. And not to miss the exciting and magical fireworks celebration at night.

Enjoy Magical Dubai Opera

Nassif Zeytoun, the Syrian singer will ring in the New Year 2020 with a gala dinner and live performance under the star at Dubai Opera. You will also get a chance to witness the concert of Chinua Hawk Band where Famous DJ Said Mrad and DJ C will perform live. Don’t miss relishing a scrumptious outside dinner including sharing style appetizers buffer dinner and sparkling beverages.

Board Dhow Cruise


If you are not into fancy parties and dinners, then the best way to celebrate New Year in Dubai is- board the traditional dhow cruises. Away from the hustle-bustle of the city, you’ll feel New Year vibes in a much calmer way. There will be on-board live entertainment and delicious feast by the professional chefs. You can enjoy fireworks from various parts of the city while you sail across the creek. Enjoying midnight cake and champagne in the beautiful company of your friend will let you have the best New Year experience in life.

We hope these awesome celebration ideas will light up your New Year’s Eve in Dubai. It is something that you should definitely experience at least once in your life.

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