Five Al Fresco Activities For February

From dining at great heights to complimentary yoga by the beach and open-air entertainment from the best in jazz, we share the UAE’s best al fresco activities for February.

What: Dinner in the Sky

Where: Dubai International Marine Club

When: Ongoing

The unique dining concept hails from Belgium and has already made its mark in iconic locations such as the Kuala Lumpur Tower, Villa Borghese in Rome, Athens, Copacabana Beach, and Cape Town. Now guests in Dubai have the chance to elevate their dining experience and enjoy their dinner hosted at a table suspended by a crane, 50 meters high

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What: Dinner in the Sky

Where: Dubai International Marine Club

When: Ongoing

The unique dining concept hails from Belgium and has already made its mark in iconic locations such as the Kuala Lumpur Tower, Villa Borghese in Rome, Athens, Copacabana Beach, and Cape Town. Now guests in Dubai have the chance to elevate their dining experience and enjoy their dinner hosted at a table suspended by a crane, 50 meters high

What: Emirates Airline Jazz Festival

Where: Dubai Media City Amphitheatre

When: 22-24 February

The annual three-day music festival brings high profile headline acts like Tom Jones, Enrique Iglesias and Mariah Carey to Dubai. In addition to the headline artists, guests at the event’s 15th edition can enjoy performances from a number of supporting acts including New York City-based blues musicians, The Rad Trads, Raul Midon, and Nathan Sykes

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What: Emirates Airline Jazz Festival

Where: Dubai Media City Amphitheatre

When: 22-24 February

The annual three-day music festival brings high profile headline acts like Tom Jones, Enrique Iglesias and Mariah Carey to Dubai. In addition to the headline artists, guests at the event’s 15th edition can enjoy performances from a number of supporting acts including New York City-based blues musicians, The Rad Trads, Raul Midon, and Nathan Sykes

What: Wellness Festival

Where: Madinat Jumeirah

When: 10 February - 18 March

Talise celebrates its 10th year with a journey of wellness. Activities include complementary yoga, Tai Chi classes, nutritional talks and heavy metal screening as well as a blood donation initiative

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What: Wellness Festival

Where: Madinat Jumeirah

When: 10 February - 18 March

Talise celebrates its 10th year with a journey of wellness. Activities include complementary yoga, Tai Chi classes, nutritional talks and heavy metal screening as well as a blood donation initiative

What: Etisalat Beach Canteen

Where: Behind Sunset Mall

When: 23 February - 11 March

A chance to dine and discover outdoors, the popular beach food festival returns once more. Highlights include masterclasses from international culinary celebrities, home-grown restaurant concepts and additional entertainment in the form of shore-side fitness classes, beach football and beach cinema

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What: Etisalat Beach Canteen

Where: Behind Sunset Mall

When: 23 February - 11 March

A chance to dine and discover outdoors, the popular beach food festival returns once more. Highlights include masterclasses from international culinary celebrities, home-grown restaurant concepts and additional entertainment in the form of shore-side fitness classes, beach football and beach cinema

What: Rise

Where: Dubai Creek Harbour Promenade

When: Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday until April 29

Rise exhibits emerging trends from the world of music, retail, technology design and gastronomy in the new neighborhood. The curated event includes DJ performances, movie screenings, visual showcases, live performances, and food trucks from Salt and Vida hotel amongst others. The event starts at 2pm and continues until midnight

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What: Rise

Where: Dubai Creek Harbour Promenade

When: Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday until April 29

Rise exhibits emerging trends from the world of music, retail, technology design and gastronomy in the new neighborhood. The curated event includes DJ performances, movie screenings, visual showcases, live performances, and food trucks from Salt and Vida hotel amongst others. The event starts at 2pm and continues until midnight