Ring in the New Year at #DXBNYE or watch the racing at Meydan
Time Out Dubai staff
Things to do on December 31:
Ring in the New Year at #DXBNYE: Pharrell Williams, Busta Rhymes, Paul Oakenfld, Charli XCX, Seb Fontaine, Paul Oakenfold, Sky Blu and Dimitri Vegas, and Like Mike perform. From Dhs395-1,495. 7pm. Meydan Racecourse, Nad Al Sheba. www.timeouttickets.com
Go back to the disco days with the biggest line-up of ’70s and ’80s legends heading into Dubai to play the New Year’s Eve Masterjam. See The Jacksons, Chaka Khan, Nile Rodgers and Chic and many more. Dhs495-13,500. 6pm-3am. Dubai Media City Amphitheatre, Dubai Media City, www.masterjam.ae (04 551 6708).
Watch the racing at Meydan: Check out a night of top-class horse racing ahead of the New Year’s Eve celebrations at Meydan Racecourse. The last race is at 9.05pm, as the revellers arrive for #DXBNYE. Free. 6.10pm. Meydan Racecourse, Nad Al Sheba (04 327 0077).
Spend New Year’s Eve at 3in1: Ring in 2015 with a six-course set menu and music provided all night by the DJ. Dhs650 (soft drinks), Dhs950 (house beverages), Dhs4,000 private cabana for up to four. 8pm-3am. Vida Downtown Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard (04 423 8884).