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Things to do in Dubai in October

Things to do in October – Events in Dubai  

Make the most of your trip to Dubai with the huge variety of events that are scheduled to run throughout the rest of the year. From shopping and food festivals to musical extravaganzas and fun family events, Dubai guarantees a plethora of choices for every taste. Whether you are on a beach holiday or a family trip, you can easily find fun things to do in Dubai.

Desert Warrior Challenge

Whether you are an athlete or simply looking for challenging yet fun activities to do in Dubai, be part of the Desert Warrior Challenge – Dubai’s most demanding and physically challenging obstacle race event. This one-day event challenges participants to discover their inner warrior. Attracting the young and the old, the Desert Warrior Challenge is more about the experience – one that is motivating and memorable. This year, the obstacle race event will be staged at the Dubai Police Training Facility on the 21st of October, and it will feature the launch of the first 20km obstacle course – the EXTREME Warrior. You can register online as a team and make the most of the experience.

TruckersDXB – Food Truck Jam

Are you a foodie or a food truck lover? If you’d like to taste some delicious treats and enjoy live music in a backyard cookout atmosphere in Dubai, head over to this unique food truck dining experience – TruckersDXB. Boasting free entrance and offering tasty local delicacies and international favorites, this homegrown food truck festival will take place every Saturday, starting 8th October 2016 until April 2017, from 4pm to 11pm. The festival will also host plenty of activities for kids, some good live music to accompany your meal on the venue, and some local market products and cool handicrafts.

Dubai Opera – Shows in October

Do you love opera? Want to explore the artistic cachet of the city? Then consider going to the Dubai Opera in Downtown Dubai. The venue is not only a stage for opera, but also several large-scale drama productions, musicals, ballets, orchestras, concerts, live entertainment and performing arts that are enjoyed by the public. Dubai Opera has got a unique lineup of concerts, musicals and balletic performances from top British artist James Morrisson, five-time Grammy® nominee Anouskha Shankar, and the legendary Béjart Ballet Lausanne – all set to perform this month. For event details and pricing information, you can visit the official website of Dubai Opera.


STACK: The event for all fans of LEGO®

Are you a fan of LEGO®? Then get ready to STACK – the largest event for all fans of LEGO® in the Middle East! Head over to STACK at Skydive Dubai from the 19th to 22nd of October 2016 to enjoy a one-of-a kind indoor fun experience. The four-day LEGO® event will let you and your family enjoy endless possibilities of fun LEGO® play activities and over 35 awesome LEGO® attractions. You can have a fantastic time building unique LEGO® creations, access millions of LEGO® bricks to create unique LEGO® models, a chance to see huge LEGO® models built by LEGO® fans, shop at the full-range LEGO® Store (for an exclusive 10% discount only at STACK) and participate in fun LEGO® challenges – all at STACK! The entire family can take part in building challenges and competitions in this four-day LEGO® extravaganza, and win some cool prizes. Book your tickets here. Get ready. Get set. STACK!