Big names will be headlining concerts in Coca-Cola Arena, Etihad Arena and other venues.


UAE: 6 events you can’t miss in 2023

It’s another epic year in the entertainment front, with big names lined up in big stages across the emirates this 2023. Here’s our roundup of the best concerts and events that you absolutely shouldn’t miss.

Guns N’ Roses

Guns N’ Roses are coming to Abu Dhabi as part of their World Tour. The iconic rock band will light up the Etihad Arena on June 1. Tickets on

Lewis Capaldi

After postponing his Dubai concert in 2022, singer-songwriter Lewis Capaldi will betaking the stage on October 7 at the Coca Cola Arena. Tickets start at Dh199 on

"Someone You Loved" hitmaker Lewis Capaldi.

IIFA Awards

When: May 27
Where: Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi
See breathtaking performances and the best of Bollywood on the red carpet. May 27, Etihad Arena. Tickets on Platinumlist.

Arijit Singh

When: Nov 18
Where: Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi

Renowned singer Arijit Singh is returning to Abu Dhabi to amaze the audience with his soulful lyrics and captivating vocals. Get ready for a night to remember! Tickets start at Dh200 on Platinumlist.

Arijit Singh

KZ Tandingan back in UAE

Asia’s Soul Supreme KZ Tandingan will be back to thrill fans on June 9 for a concert the Dubai World Trade Center. TJ Monterde and Sam Mangubat will also be performing for the pre-Philippine Independence Day concert. Tickets on and Platinumlist.

UAE to host Miss World

The UAE is hosting the 71st Miss World pageant, organizers have revealed. Miss World Limited, the organiser of the internationally acclaimed pageant, confirmed that the event will be hosted in the UAE, but has not yet announced the date or venue for the finale. Watch this space.

The Miss World Organization has announced that the UAE will host its upcoming pageant.

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