Winter season in Dubai is the season for events and entertainment. It is a great opportunity to have the best of times in this city. Here is a drop-down list of November events happening in Dubai. Also, with the Flag day celebration falling on November 2, the month gives a lot of reasons to be happy. Here are a few things that you can do in the month of November: 

Global Village

Nov 1, 2017 to Apr 7,2017

The 22 season of the exhibition that is a representation of every country in the world. The destination attracted more than 5.6 million guests last year. Dubai is one of the most diverse regions in the middle east. The Global Village is an exact representation of the cultural mix. It has something for everyone’s entertainment. 

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Dubai Design Week 2017

Nov 13 at 11 AM to Nov 18 at 7 PM

With more than 200 public events scheduled around Dubai, #DXBDW (Dubai Design Week) is a six-day celebration of all design related art forms. Numerous exciting exhibitions, talks, competitions, screenings and workshops are enough to enrich everyone. There are no tickets required as it is open to everyone.

Startup Weekend Dubai 2017

Nov 16 at 6 PM to Nov 18 at 9 PM

Startup Weekends are 54-hour events created for providing educational insights to technical and non-technical entrepreneurs. Participants create working startups during the event and try the ideas. Further, teams get first-hand advice from industry leaders and receive valuable feedback from local entrepreneurs. Besides seeking feedback on an idea, specific skill sets, you can also find a team or a possible co-founder. Startup Weekends are the perfect environment in which to test your idea. The event is made to help you take the first steps towards launching your own startup.


Dubai Women’s Run

November 17 at 7 AM – 9 AM

In its seventh year, the Dubai women’s run encouraging women to participate for a cause. The main objective is motivating and inspiring women along with finally helping them to be fit. Scheduled on Friday, 17 November 2017. 7 p.m. onwards at Marasi, Business Bay. Registration fee is 150 DHS.


The World EQ Summit

Nov 18 at 9 AM to Nov 20 at 5 PM

Emotional intelligence is essential to increase team working spirits and understanding human behavior. The world EQ summit is for people to gain vital insights from the renowned practitioners and scholars with decades of experience. Join the summit to know the crucial places where EQ can optimize the efficiency in the environment.

The Color Run Dubai 2017

November 11 at 7 AM – 12 PM

An adrenaline-fueled event that is for everyone and will fill you with immense pleasure. It’s a 5K course that will have everyone feeling like they’re on Cloud Nine. Tickets starting from DHS 160. Register at the website or in Reebok stores at Dubai Mall, Dubai Marina Mall, Mirdif City Centre and Yas Mall in Abu Dhabi. Participants can jot down their aspirations on the Dream Wall, snap photos with giant unicorns. Moreover, it is a great way to enjoy the ultimate color party with family and friends at the Finish Festival with colors sprays.

Jennifer Lopez Live 

Nov 17 at 5 PM to Nov 18 at 12:30 AM

Get ready for JLo to bring you on the floor with her popular hits on November 17 at Autism Rocks Arena. Not only she has been rated as one of the most influential Hispanic Americans, Jennifer has won tons of accolades for her work as well. Once again, Jenny is here rule our hearts once again.


Sharjah Entrepreneurship Festival November 2017

Nov 21 at 8 AM to Nov 22 at 10 PM

SEF will host entrepreneurs, investors and young rising talent over two full days of seminars. Workshops and activities packed with the best of Sharjah’s food truck and independent music scene. A great interactive session of bringing the founders together for the cause of celebrating the entrepreneurship spirit. Get your early bird tickets now.


The Global Youth Forum

November 23 to November 27, 2017

Bringing young people together to discuss and understand the importance of having an entrepreneurial approach. Taking place in November, it is a great opportunity to find and make new friends from all over the world. In addition, you will take back a whole new experience and have access to new professional/educational opportunities.