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7 Reasons Not To Miss Virgin Radio RedFestDXB This Month

Thousands across the UAE will journey to Virgin Radio RedFestDXB to celebrate what has become one of the biggest two-day music festival in Dubai. If you’re not one of those, we have decided to list seven reasons why everyone should attend the sixth edition, which takes place from Thursday, 14th-Friday, 15th February 2019 at the Dubai Media City Amphitheatre.

Stellar line-up

Anyone who has been to RedFestDXB can confirm that the festival always finds a way to cater to every music fan’s preferences. Each edition had a lineup of talents from various genres, and this edition is no exception. From DJ Snake and Jax Jones set to take the decks to G-Eazy and Macklemore about unleash their dope rap lyricism and Camila Cabello and Jess Glynne ready to rock the stage with their pop anthems, festival-goers are in for a big treat.

Party with thousands of people

For the most part, you’re going to see thousands of people partying-hard at the RedFan and RedPit zones, hanging out by lounges and all in all, a happy vibe throughout the festival. Whether you plan to head there with your pals or alone, we stand firm that there are plenty of opportunities to make new friends and hang out with new people.

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Ticket pricing suits everyone’s budget

Face it. Nothing beats the excitement of attending a music festival and with what is sure to be another stellar year, RedFestDXB is carrying affordable and varied ticket options available. Starting with the most affordable ticket category, RedFan tickets are available, costing Dhs 395 for one day and Dhs 695 for a weekend pass. Secondly, there’s RedPit, with one-day tickets costing Dhs 695 and Dhs 1195 for a weekend pass. Next up, the Red Lounge offers seating (limited) and access to the RedFan arena, costing Dhs 595 for one day and Dhs 1000 for a weekend pass. Lastly, the RedZone ticket category, costing Dhs 995, offers access to all the lounges, alongside seating (limited) and unlimited food and beverages.

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It’s a Dubai institution

There are, of course, a lot of music festivals across the UAE and in the emerging festival circuit, there’s no denying RedFestDXB is one of the most enchanting music festival in the country. Since its debut in 2014, RedFestDXB has been a go-to music festival in the region, hosting a star-studded line-up of A-list artists. Five years on, and the music festival remains a major force on the circuit.

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Lively venue

Picture this. The weather is chilled out, you’re with your friends near the stage against the backdrop of JBR’s skyline, excitedly waiting for the festival to begin and as the first headliner takes the stage, a packed crowd loudly cheers and the loudspeakers set the venue buzzing. Sounds insane, doesn’t it? Happening at Dubai Media City Amphitheatre, the vibrant hub for music festivals in the city, the venue boasts a high-energy festival experience and promises an unforgettable experience this edition.

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Variety of food choices

There’s a whole plethora of dining option to see that suit everyone’s taste buds. Be it Asian, Mexican, Arabic or fast-casual food, they’ve got it all. The food and beverages lineup includes Abu Jad, The Noodle House, Costa Coffee, Moylo’s Burgers, Mom’s Crepe, Pizza Express, HMD, Poke Poke, Taqado Mexican Kitchen, Shake Shack, Gelato Divino, Dunkin’ Donuts and Wing Stop.

Festival-style vibe and atmosphere

Right from the entrance, to the food stalls, lounges and the RedPi and Fan zones, you can expect high-spirited vibes at RedFestDXB. With an immense line-up, the headliners are sure to keep festival goers jumping, singing and dancing air to their hit tunes.

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RedfestDXB takes place from Thursday, 14th-Friday, 15th February 2019. Click here for tickets.