List an event on Dubai Calendar

List an event on Dubai Calendar

Once you have all permits in place you can list your event on Dubai Calendar and begin to connect with audiences. To do this follow the steps listed below.

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Listings processed within two business days

List an Event on Dubai Calendar

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For a leisure event to be eligible for listing on Dubai Calendar, the event must meet the following criteria:

The event must:
Be held in Dubai
Hold an approved Dubai Government event permit or be a recognized annual event by Dubai Tourism
Have a start and end date - however may not be any longer than 30 days (will be placed as an experience and not an event)
Be open to the general public - ticketed or non-ticketed
Be culturally sensitive - Adhere to the UAE customs and culture

The event must not:
Be a private function or a closed invitation event
Be tied to the promotion of a brand such as a new product launch, special offering or in-store promotion/ entertainment
Be focused on selling art, retail or commercial products
Be an audition, workshop, course or class
Be an individual school event, program or holiday camp
Be for personal benefit, such as weddings, graduations, reunions, anniversaries, birthdays, etc
Have programmes for political organisations whose primary purpose is to influence legislation
Promote alcohol, firearms, weapons, pornography, gambling/lottery, political issues and comparative sponsorship

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