Explore the Magic of Ramadan Night Markets: A Shopper’s Wonderland

by Dubai City

Ramadhan has arrived, and what better place to experience its joyous spirit than the extravagant night markets of Dubai! During the holy month of Ramadan, the lively and vibrant atmosphere of the bustling night markets of Dubai opens its doors to everyone. The Ramadan night markets feature all year-round attractions, as well as special activities for Ramadan only. These markets offer an excellent opportunity for visitors to experience traditional Emirati culture, learn more about the customs related to Ramadan, and connect with locals in the festive spirit. For families, there are exciting children’s activities such as face painting, knocker balls, and inflatable castles. Also, you will not want to miss out on the live entertainment shows throughout the evening.


Step out of the ordinary and enjoy a unique shopping experience at Dubai’s glittering night markets. Here, you can find a vibrant array of traditional clothing, handcrafted artistry, mouthwatering desserts, and much more – all in one place. From discounts on your favorite items during the Holy Month to plenty of family-friendly fun, the night markets of Dubai have it all. So explore their endless possibilities and pick up some special treats for yourself and your loved ones. The Ramadan night markets await you!


This Ramadan, gather the family and run away to Souk Al Marfa, a night market like no other. Shop for oud, perfumes, dates, sweet treats, and more. Enjoy free iftar tents filled with delicious snacks and beverages. Take in musical performances, Arabic dances, and Egyptian folklore for traditional evening entertainment and for the little ones, there is an outdoor play area as well as face painting and arts and crafts activities to keep them busy. Souk Al Marfa is a great place to have fun, shop, and create unforgettable memories in Ramadan night markets.

  • Cost: Free entry
  • Timings: 08:00 pm to 02:00 am (From 1st to 30th April 2022)
  • Location: Souk Al Marfa


This Ramadan, experience a unique night market at Bluewaters Island. Get ready to be dazzled as you are transported back in time at the waterfront night bazaar. Take in the exotic aromas of qanoon and listen to the mesmerizing sounds of live oud music while you explore the vast array of shopping options. Refresh yourself with delicious food and drinks and enjoy fun activities such as art and craft workshops, storytelling sessions, and more. So this Holy month, come down to Bluewaters Island for an unforgettable Ramadan night market.

  • Cost: Free to enter
  • Timings: 07:30 pm to 11:00 pm throughout Ramadan
  • Location: The Plaza Bluewaters Island


Ramadan is one of the holiest months of the year, and Al Seef Night Market is the perfect place to embrace its spirit! Come visit Dubai Creek’s Al Seef Night Market in the evenings for delicious iftar dinners, great bargains on Ramadan decor, and family-friendly entertainment. You can marvel at stunning contemporary art installations as you stroll through our outdoor gallery or catch a captivating live show. With special events throughout the month, Al Seef is the best place to spend your Ramadan night market.

  • Cost: Free to enter
  • Timings: 10:00 am to 12:00 am (2nd April to 4th May 2022)
  • Location: Al Seef, Dubai Creek


Celebrate Ramadan in the Mall of the Emirates with Ramadaniat Zeman Awaal, a unique night market that celebrates the spirit of Ramadan and UAE culture. From interactive activities to educational workshops, there is something for everyone. Experience the traditional Emirati craftsmanship as you wander through a selection of local products on sale. Take a break from shopping and catch the exclusive cinema playing educational films about the history and heritage of this amazing country. So step into a world of discovery and experience the best Emirati culture at Ramadaniat Zeman Awaal.

  • Cost: Free entry
  • Timings: 12:00 pm to 12:00 am (From 12th April to 5th May 2022)
  • Location: Level two Fashion Dome, Mall of the Emirates
  • Contact: +971-800-663-6255


Mercato Mall is celebrating like never before with two special Ramadan night markets: the Bhebak Ya Ramadan and Al Misk Abaya Market. Get ready for a night of shopping with your loved ones and stock up on all your essentials for the month. Check out the Bhebak Ya Ramadan and find an abundance of food, decor, invitations, and more to make this Ramadan extra special. Then head to the Al Misk Abaya market for a vast selection of beautiful abayas and kaftans that will keep you looking stylish all month long.

  • Cost: Free entry
  • Dates: 17th to 24th April 2022 (Bhebak Ya Ramadan) | 26th to 30th April 2022 (Al Misk Abaya Market)
  • Location: Mercato Shopping Mall, Jumeirah Beach Road
  • Contact: +971-4-344-4161



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