Experience Dubai’s July Extravaganza

Dubai is the best place to be in July for Pakistanis, thanks to its vibrant array of happening events that cater to all tastes and age groups. The city comes alive with the most entertaining shows and kid-friendly events so there is always something for everyone. Additionally, the luxurious indoor venues ensure that visitors can enjoy these events in comfort, escaping the summer heat.
*Kids-friendly events*
This season, join the spectacular 25th anniversary celebration of Dubai’s iconic Modesh at Modesh World, running from June 21, 2024 to August 18, 2024. Held at the Dubai World Trade Centre in Halls 3-8, this free indoor edutainment event invites you to embark on a year-round adventure with Modesh and his friend Dana, featuring themed games, learning zones, and activities for both children and adults. Immerse yourself in the magical universe where this delightful duo resides, works, and plays. Enjoy endless excitement with nine inflatable attractions, engaging summer camps, and a variety of rides and gaming experiences. Whether planning a grand birthday party or simply looking to indulge in delicious treats from over 20 food stalls, Modesh World promises something for everyone. Don’t miss out on the family-friendly entertainment that will keep you returning throughout the summer.
Encourage your children to discover their creativity and storytelling abilities at Al Jalila Cultural Centre for Children’s summer camp. With a variety of engaging activities, hands-on workshops, and visits to the Arte Museum Dubai and Theatre of Digital Art, it’s an ideal chance for kids to explore their artistic talents in a fun and nurturing setting. The camp is split into two sessions: ‘Waves into Art’ from July 8-19, 2024 and ‘Storytelling Adventures’ from August 5-16, 2024. Both sessions provide an enriching and exciting experience for young campers, so be sure to register early.
*Sports extravaganza*
Football is one of the most popular sports for Pakistanis. Experience the excitement of EURO 2024 with your friends at the ultimate football fan destination: the Coca-Cola Fanzone by McGettigan’s, up to July 14, 2024. A giant screen paired with a powerful sound system will immerse you in every on-field moment, making it the best way to support your favorite teams and players. Before and after the matches, enjoy a variety of food and drinks from food trucks, along with live entertainment, ensuring an unforgettable sports event. You can choose a season pass for AED 1,500, granting access to all 51 matches, or opt for general admission tickets at AED 55.
*Live shows*
Standup comedy is fast becoming a go-to entertainment for Pakistanis. The Theatre by QE2 is excited to bring back the hilarious “Ice Hole – A Cardboard Comedy” for a special weekend performance from July 5-6, 2024 after four recent sold-out shows. This award-winning production, created by French comedians Pierre Guillois and Olivier Martin-Salvan, won the 2022 Moliere Award and was a hit at the 2023 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. The play follows a man in a three-piece suit fishing in the Great North, whose unexpected encounter with a mermaid takes him on a wild adventure, all creatively presented with the help of cardboard. The Dubai show will feature popular comedians Sadiq Saboowala and Patrick Albrecht, who are two-time winners of the Short + Sweet Dubai Theatre Festival. Be sure to get your tickets now for this innovative and humorous performance.
Get ready for an electrifying fight night as Social Knockout 3 hits the Coca-Cola Arena on July 6, 2024. This event promises a thrilling showdown, featuring the highly-anticipated debut of Tajikistani sensation Abdu Rozik, who will face influencer Erali Boyqobilov. Adding to the excitement, the UAE’s top YouTuber and vlogger, Mo Vlogs, will step into the ring for the first time to battle his former close friend, Shero, in a match filled with personal history. Pakistanis can also look forward to a live performance by UK rap star Stefflon Don, making the night even more unforgettable. Don’t miss out on this action-packed event – secure your tickets now to witness these social media stars clash in the ring.