With the New Year just around the corner, it’s time to celebrate and remind yourself of the fact that you made it through two years of a pandemic. That alone is cause to celebrate, and there is a variety of options to choose from. We’ve gathered a list of events to help you plan out your New Years celebrations.


New Soho Garden

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Want to bring in the new year with music? New Soho Garden is inviting you to listen to live entertainment, eat some great food and watch the fireworks.


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Watch fabulous dancers as they perform provocative choreography as you dine from the best The Westin Dubai has to offer. 4-course Chef’s Menu with premium wines, cocktails and spirits for Dhs 1500 or Opt to upgrade to a 4-course Chef’s Menu with Champagne and Oysters for Dhs 2000

Hidden Bar

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A hidden bar with great views? We’re on our way there. Celebrate the new year with sensational views of the city skyline. Food and beverages from Dhs565

WET Deck, Yas Island 

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Want to say goodbye to 2021 with a bang? The Wet Deck at the W in Yas Island is where you want to be. This poolside club has unlimited house beverages from  Dhs688 (sparkling), and a Dhs5,000 (minimum spend VIP table).


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Celebrate the New Year with a 007 themed extravaganza. A night filled with live entertainment, dancers and much more. From Dhs999 and up.


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Get your friends together for a disco-themed New Years Eve party at Distillery. Dance all night to the beats of their resident DJ and watch the fireworks at midnight. From Dhs449 (indoor seating), Dhs949 (outdoor seating).

La Baie

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Head over to this poolside lounge with your girlfriends for a night of free-flowing bubbly and great music. Spend the day relaxing at the pool and dance into the New Year. From Dhs249.

Sky 2.0

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In the heart of the Dubai Design District lies an interactive experience of technology and clubbing at Sky 2.0. Spend New Years Eve in this sphere-shaped venue with multiple surprises in store for the night. Various packages are available, starting at Dhs 1,250 per person.


Keep checking this space for more NYE’s events. Just remember the majority of places around the UAE will require a 72-96 hour PCR test.