Beach Canteen expands for Dubai Food Festival return

Time Out Dubai has information on Beach Canteen expanding for its Dubai Food Festival return. Also see pictures of what it will look like at Kite Beach

Beach Canteen is back, and this time it will be bigger than ever.

The event will include more seating this time around and include raised dining areas as part of the revamped look.

Free to attend, Beach Canteen – which is part of Dubai Food Festival – will offer guests a chance to enjoy a range a culinary offerings from concepts here in the region.

As well as celebrity appearances during the event which runs from February 25 – March 12, attendees can also be persuaded to pop down to enjoy plenty of activities.

Get involved in HIIT training, Pilates on the beach and a variation of gym classes each day, as well as other highlights including morning, sunset and full moon yoga sessions.

When you’re not focusing on wellbeing, prepare to be entertained with the likes of open-mic nights on Mondays and Wednesdays, storytelling by the sea with BookMunch Cafe, a farmer’s market featuring a selection of Dubai’s best vendors, plus a fashion market named Design on the Decks where there will be a style-inspired menu from 15 restaurants.

And there’s more. Local bands can be in with a chance of performing by submitting a 15-second video by February 8. Jazz night will occur February 29, Pop March 2, Latino March 7 and Rock March 9.

Back by popular demand is Food & Film nights where movie and foodie lovers can blend their love of the two things under the stars on Friday and Saturday nights.

A part of Dubai Food Festival, events aside from Beach Canteen include Dubai Restaurant Week, Taste of Dubai, Eat the World DXB, Hidden Gems, Fatafeat Kitchen, Street Nights, and Kids Dine For Free. Ticketed and registered events are selling at

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