Dubai to Host Its First Butterfly Carnival Music Festival in November

Butterfly Carnival Dubai
Butterfly Carnival Dubai

Dubai is gearing up for a cultural spectacle with the announcement of its first-ever Butterfly Carnival Music Festival, set to take place at the Dubai Media City Amphitheatre on November 9, 2024.

This festival promises to blend a diverse array of music genres, cuisines, and artistic performances, providing a vibrant platform for cultural exchange and celebration.

Event Details

Originally scheduled for October 15, the festival’s new date is November 9, 2024, offering attendees a full day of entertainment starting from 2:00 PM.

The Dubai Media City Amphitheatre, known for its scenic vistas and superb acoustics, will host the event, transforming into a dynamic carnival hub.

The festival will feature a star-studded lineup, including the legendary Beenie Man, the “King of the Dancehall.” Beenie Man’s career spans over three decades, and his presence at the festival is anticipated to draw large crowds. Supporting acts include Rampage Sound from London’s Notting Hill Carnival and the Heartless Crew from BBC 1Xtra, ensuring a musical journey that spans multiple continents and cultures.

Attendees can expect an eclectic mix of music styles, ranging from Afrobeats, Dancehall, and Reggaeton to Funk, Amapiano, and Hip-hop. This diverse offering aims to mirror the global influence of other renowned carnivals like those in Trinidad and Tobago, Brazil, and the UK.

Tickets and Exclusive Packages

Butterfly Carnival Dubai
Butterfly Carnival Dubai

The Butterfly Carnival is offering a variety of ticket options to cater to different preferences:

  • Standard Tickets: General admission with access to all stages.
  • Brunch Tickets: Includes general admission, access to all stages, unlimited beverages for three hours, and a brunch food token.
  • VIP Tickets: Offers access to a VIP terrace, chill-out area, fast-track entry, and more.
  • Golden Butterfly: The ultimate VIP experience including a private yacht experience, backstage access, a Rolls Royce chauffeur service, and much more.

Prices for table reservations range from AED 5000 for a standing table on the VIP terrace to AED 20000 for a sofa-seated table right in front of the main stage, with various perks included.

Prospective attendees are encouraged to pre-order carnival costumes complete with feathers and sign up for early bird tickets at With its promise of an unparalleled celebration of music, culture, and community, the Butterfly Carnival Music Festival is poised to become a landmark event in Dubai’s cultural calendar.

For more updates and ticket information, follow Butterfly Carnival DXB on Instagram or visit their website.


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