February, the month of love, is synonymous with live music and great food in Dubai. You can get high on good music and treat your pallet with some absolute gastronomic delights. The likes of International Jazz Festival and Dubai food festival promises to thrill Dubai in February. So keep your calorie count in check and stay fit, because you will need a high energy level to keep up with everything that’s happening this February. VoucherCodesUAE brings to you all the events happening in Dubai this February that are worth a visit.
Virgin Radio RedFest DBX
Date: 6-7 February 2020
Venue: Dubai Media City Amphitheatre
Since its inception in 2013, the Redfest has got its followers looking forward to the event each year. Over the past years, the event has featured some big names such as DJ Snake, Camela Cabello, The Script and many more. The show will kickstart on February 6, 2020, with performances by Martin Garrix, Young Thug, Bastille, and Raye. On the second day, you will be showered with more stardust by the likes of Machine Gun Kelly, Stormzy, Noah Cyrus and Cheat Codes. Here is a summary of some big names performing in the RedFest DBX, 2020.
Three times No.1 on the DJ Mag Top 100, Martin Garrix will set the stage on fire at RedFest DBX, 2020. This Dutch DJ, who began Djing at the age of 8, will bring his string of hit singles to Dubai. Over the years he has produced some legendary EDM tunes such as ‘Animals’, ‘Virus’, and ‘Forbidden Voices’.
Machine Gun Kelly
Machine Gun Kelly burst onto the music scene in 2012 with his debut album ‘Lace-Up’ and has been part of the rap world ever since. Some of his recent hit singles include ‘Think I’m doing ok’ and ‘Rap Devil’. Watch him live on Day 2 of Virgin Radio RedFestDXB.
Get your mind blown by the Grime Star, Stromzy’s dynamic performance at RedFestDXB. He will kick off his 2020 world tour from Dubai.
Her current single ‘July’ has reached 90 million global streams and counting. It’s still one of the top 100 songs on the planet. You should come and see her live at RedFestDXB.
A-ha: Hunting high and low tour:
Date: February 11, 2020
Venue: Dubai Opera
35 years after the release of their debut album, Norwegian pop trio A-ha are set to bring their Hunting High And Low tour to the UAE. The pop band, who enjoyed worldwide success during the 1980s. They will perform on February 11, 2020, at Dubai Opera. Most renowned for their classic hit, Take On Me, A-ha has sold more than 55 million albums worldwide. To date, they remain one of Europe’s best-loved pop bands from the 80s.
February 14, 2020
Plan your Valentine’s Day, so that you don’t have to rush at the last moment. Sure, dinner dates are nice but have you considered a Valentine’s date under the starry sky at a desert safari? Or having a Valentine’s bake-off? This February, gift your loved one an unforgettable experience.
Date: February 16-20, 2020
Venue: Dubai World Trade Center
Gulfood is the world’s largest annual food & beverage trade exhibition. Food and beverage industries and professionals come to Dubai from all over the world for this event. It is more like a promotion for all the food and beverage industries. They also conduct seminars for newly established businesses to gain knowledge from professionals and also provide them training. You will get to enjoy a wide variety of cuisines from different parts of the world and pick up knowledge on the same.
Dubai Food Festival: A gastronomic delight
Date: February 21 – March 21, 2020
Brace yourselves as the most significant Middle Eastern food celebration is hitting Dubai this February. It is a two and a half week-long gala where you can dive into a world of gastronomic treats. Discover food from street delights to fine dining. For 17 days, Dubai will transform into a food haven and a hot spot attracting culinary from explorers all around the world. The Dubai Food Festival will also feature Swyp Beach Canteen, a flagship event that will take place at the Jumeirah Beach. During this event, the Jumeirah Beach seafront will come to life with food trucks, live music, an array of activities for kids and adults, informative workshops, and cooking demos.
International Jazz Music Festival:
Date: February 26 – 28, 2020
Venue: Dubai Media Amphitheatre
This promises to be an entertaining month in Dubai for all the music lovers. At the International Jazz Music Festival, you can watch an array of renowned artists on stage from February 26, 2020, to February 28, 2020.
Ms Lauryn Hill:
Ms. Lauryn Hill is s multiple award-winning songwriter, rapper, and singer. She is most well known for her exploits with ‘The Fugees’, dishing out hits such as ‘Killing me softly’, and for her solo album ‘The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill’. Her R&B soul music is of African-American and Carribean influence and her voice is hypnotic. She is an absolute legend in the music industry and her music still inspires rappers like J.Cole, Kanye West, Cardi B and many more. You can watch her live on February 26, 2020, at the Dubai Media Amphitheatre.
The opening act of Ms Hill will be followed by massive hits from another legendary R&B, pop sensation, Lionel Richie. Some of his hits include All Night Long, Hello Dancing on the Ceiling among many more. On February 27, 2020, love will be in the air as his ballads are easy on the ears and oozing with romance. You might want to postpone your valentine’s date by a fortnight because love songs are a niche that makes Lionel Richie so legendary.
After two days of R&B and soul, the festival will be closing with some pop-rock influence from One Republic. The American band will be performing some of their massive hits like ‘stranger things’ and ‘counting stars’ to name a few. One Republic will perform at the Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival on Friday.
Global Educational Supplies and Solutions
Date: 25 – 27 February 2020
Venue: Dubai World Trade Centre
This event is a leading educational conference & exhibition in the Middle East. You can attend this conference for free and educate yourself with 3 days of inspirational talks, hands-on workshops from global and interact with local industry leaders. There are visitors coming from 68 countries to experience the 550+ brands exhibiting the latest and the most innovative educational products and solutions. Educators are welcome at GESS to further their knowledge and continue to promote the highest quality of education in the region.