Last updated on October 28th, 2019
Celebrating New Year Eve in Dubai should be on the list of ones “Must do things before die”. Dubai does everything big and that is why every year New Year Eve Celebrations in Dubai stands among the best in the world. New Year Eve Dubai celebrations are bigger and better every year. Dubai has so much to offer on New Year Eve from the extra-ordinary fireworks in Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai, Palm Jumeirah, Jumeirah Beach to the exceptional hotels,
resorts, bars and nightclub celebrations. Dubai New Year Eve celebrations are no doubt best in the world.
You should expect a lot of rush in Dubai and that is why highly recommended that you should make the reservations months ago. Otherwise, it will be almost impossible to get hotels or resorts booking.
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12 Ways to Celebrate New Year Eve Dubai
Here we are going to mention best ways to celebrate New Year Eve in Dubai with style.
1. Spectacular Fireworks at Burj Khalifa and Downtown Dubai
Every year at the world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa, leaves hundred and thousands audiences breathless with the never seen before spectacular Fireworks. This Year Emaar, Developer of Burj Khalifa, promises to surprise everyone on New Year Eve fireworks.
Watching fireworks at Burj Khalifa and Downtown Dubai is very popular and people started to gather here from 4 pm in the afternoon. So if you are planning to get the best spot to watch the amazing fireworks. Make sure that you plan well as the crowd will be phenomenal.
2. Fireworks & New Year Eve Party at Atlantis Dubai
Atlantis Dubai fireworks are the 2nd most iconic firework display of New Year Eve Dubai after Burj Khalifa. Like every year Atlantis, The Palm is organizing an awesome New Year Eve Party. The New Year Eve party will start from 7:30 pm and will continue until 3 am in the morning. It is expected that more than 26 international Musical bands will perform at the Atlantis Dubai New Year Eve party. This New Year Eve 2018 Royal Gala is suitable for family, couples and children.
3. Lounge at the Burj Al Arab Beach Area
This one and only 7 star luxurious hotel and world-renowned Dubai icon is the third most iconic place in Dubai to watch fireworks displays. Burj al Arab majestic architecture becomes even more awe-inspiring with the lights display. Once again, because of the immense rush, it is best to get here early. You can head to the Jumeirah beach and Umm Suqiem areas. Don’t forget to bring a Picnic basket and a mat to spread on the beach. Plus point is that You can also watch Atlantis Dubai amazing fireworks from here as well.
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4. New Year Eve Dubai Party on Chartered Yacht
Another best way to enjoy the spectacular fireworks is to invite your family and friends to celebrate the New Year Eve Dubai party on a Yacht. Sail the sea around man-made island of Palm Jumeriah, Dubai Marina to watch the largest and the longest fireworks display in the world. Don’t forget to grab the front seat as this is going to be your most amazing New Year Eve celebrations.
5. New Year Eve Dhow Dinner Cruise
Enjoy the unique experience and spectacular views of Dubai Marina as you cruise along the creek on the famous traditional Dhow Cruise. Every year these Dhow Cruises offer Special packages on New Year Eve. With the amazing view of the Dubai Marina skyline, you can also enjoy the spectacular firework displays. Usually, this is a typically a 3hrs event with live entertainment, a multi-course international buffet, midnight cake and off-course the delicious champagne.
6. Evening at the Madinat Jumeirah
The mixture of Modern and traditional Souk, Madinat Jumeirah is located next to Burj al Arab. Every year on New Year Eve Madinat Jumeirah organizes a New Year Eve Gala dinner with live entertainment, fire dancers, musicians and free-flowing bubbly topped with an extravagant New Year’s Eve feast. Because it is located next to Burj al Arab you can enjoy the panoramic views of the fireworks from the beach.
To find a good parking spot make sure to get here early to avoid the rush and a parking spot.
7. New Year Eve at Desert Safari
New Year Eve celebration at Desert Safari is a fantastic and the most unique way to celebrate unforgettable New Year Eve. This is a fantastic way to experience New Year Eve which you can not experience anywhere else in the world.
Safaris will pick you up from the designated points in the afternoon. They will take you through the beautiful sand dunes to campsites in the middle of the Dubai desert. You can watch the majestic sunset from there. In the evening you can enjoy the lavish buffet followed by live music, belly dancing, henna painting with a fireworks countdown to welcome the New Year.
8. Ride the RTA Marine Transport
Like the Yacht sailing around Palm island, you can avail of special deals on RTA’s marine transports like the water bus, water taxi, Dubai Ferry, and abra to watch the fireworks. The boats will be cruising along the Dubai Waterfront starting at 10 pm. You can hire the water taxi for exclusive trips or buy individual tickets to the water buses and abras. Since popular yacht charter Dubai gets fully booked fast, this is a good alternative to watching the light and sound spectacle from the seas.
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9. Music Concerts of World’s Greatest Pop Stars
If you want to enjoy the live concerts of the world’s greatest Popstars and want to become part of one of the most amazing New Year Eve celebrations then Dubai is the best place for you. Every year the Music industry’s biggest pop-stars perform live concerts in Dubai. So watch out for them grab the tickets early and enjoy out the New Year Eve celebration dancing the whole night.
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10. Head to the Worlds Amazing Clubs
Like everywhere in the world passing time at night clubs is great entertainment. And no doubt Dubai owns the world’s most amazing nightclubs. You can enjoy the great food, live entertainment and a fantastic time at these clubs.
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11. Enjoy Dinner at a Hotel or Restaurant
If you want to avoid the rush of Burj Khalifa, Palm Island and Jumeriah Beach. You can always enjoy the relaxing time with your friends and family to enjoy specially prepared New Year dinner at various hotels and restaurants in Dubai.
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12. Throw a House Party
If you want to enjoy the private New Year Eve party with family and friends no place is perfect then your own home. You can have an amazing relax time with your loved ones. You can ask your guests to bring a dish or two so you don’t have to get tired of preparing food for everyone.
I wish You all to have the best time and an amazing New Year.