With Dubai Food Festival 2018 going on from 22nd February to 10th March, 2018, we can surely look forward to ultimate food weekends at Etisalat Beach Canteen and Taste of Dubai 2018. The festival brings in a mega celebration of food, fun and culinary-themed entertainment activities designed to engage all age groups and ethnicity. So if you’re in for some fun, culinary learning and gastronomic indulgence, you should definitely pay a visit to the Etisalat Beach Canteen and Taste of Dubai festival.
Etisalat Beach Canteen
Everyone’s favourite Etisalat Beach Canteen is back and it’s unarguably one of the best places to be on a weekend! We all love the location, food and family-friendly activities that take place at the Etisalat Beach Canteen every year.
Watch the beach behind Sunset Mall transform into a dining and entertainment hot-spot with a line-up that includes celebrity chefs, home-grown restaurant concepts and fantastic family-friendly activities. In addition to delicious food, expect amazing experiences including entertainment ranging from fitness classes, kids zone with children’s play area, bouncy castle, workshops, shows and beach cinema.
Dubai’s top chefs from leading restaurants, including folly’s Nick Alvis and Scott Price, Scape’s Jeremy Degras, Bleu Blanc’s David Myers and Olea’s Mohammed Orfali will host exclusive masterclasses at the Main Stage, sharing their top tips and tricks. The Beach Canteen will also offer free fitness classes, like Zumba, and yoga for fitness enthusiasts.
WHERE: On Jumeirah Beach behind Sunset Mall/Kite Beach
WHEN: 22 February – 10 March
Sun-Wed: 12pm – 10pm
Thursday: 12pm – 12am
Friday: 10am – 12am
Ticket Pricing: FREE entry.
Taste of Dubai 2018
Enjoy the fabulous March weather with some great food and music at the Taste of Dubai 2018 taking place at Dubai Media City from 8-10th March 2018.
The festival is a 3 day food extravaganza, with city’s hottest restaurants, world class celebrity chefs, and an incredible line-up of international music. You can watch live cooking demonstrations or get hands on and cook alongside famous chefs, as well as learn some culinary top tips. Alternatively you can enjoy listening to fantastic live entertainment.
The Crate and Barrel Chefs’ Theatre 2018 – will host live demonstrations from a selection of the world’s best chefs. Watch as they prepare tantalizing dishes right in front of you and get inspired as they transform simple ingredients into world-class dishes.
Cooking challenge – Throughout the 3 days, a cooking challenge will take place whereby visitors will be able to cook along with one of our celebrity chefs on site. Visitors will need to sign up on site 30 minutes before the challenge begins. At the end of each session, the chef will judge each dish and choose a winner!
This year Reel Cinemas will be screening family movies, so check out the schedule and make sure you don’t miss them:
8th of March : 8pm to 10pm – Fantastic Beasts and where to find them
9th of March: 3pm – 5pm – Guardians of the Galaxy and Spiderman Homecoming – 8pm – 10pm
10th of March: Kung Fu Panda 3 from 2pm – 4pm and Captain America 3 from 7pm – 9pm
With delicious food from four continents, masterclasses, competitions, live music, celebrity chef demos and loads of entertainment, this world-first event in the UAE will have you coming back for more. the Kids Fun Factory (Brought to you by Etisalat) is a special area where the little ones can get involved in lots of creative and educational and interactive workshops.
WHERE: Dubai Media City
WHEN: 8-10 March 2018
Ticket Pricing: http://tasteofdubaifestival.com/tickets/