Illustrado Stuff - Things to do before 2017 ends!


With 2017 reaching the home stretch, and 2018 coming around the corner, it’s safe to say that we’re officially ready for the new year! But before we open up to 2018, don’t miss out on these cool things that Dubai has to offer!


Illustrado Stuff - Things to do before 2017 ends!Sole DXB

Sole DXB is undoubtedly the biggest footwear + fashion + lifestyle festivals in the region. Various sneaker brands will be exhibiting their best (including Nike, Puma and more), various artists from around the world will be throwing concerts, basketball games will take place, movies will be screened and more! If you’re a sneakerhead and hip hop enthusiast, this is an event for you!



When: Dec 7th – 9th

Where: Dubai Design District



Illustrado Stuff - Things to do before 2017 ends!Wokyo Ramen Festival

This one’s for the foodies! Wokyo is a funky, street style noodle bar nestled within JLT, specializing in a variety of Pan – Asian stir fry noodles. Ramen enthusiasts are in for a treat as they will be hosting the Sapporo Ramen Festival, where restauranteurs and foodies will enjoy Ramen specially prepared by one of Japan’s master chefs! Street style execution, good vibes and delicious noodles, what more could you ask for!




When: Dec 7th – 9th

Where: Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Cluster J, Lake Level

Contact: 800 WOKYO (96596)


Illustrado Stuff - Things to do before 2017 ends!NYE at Cuisinero Uno

Dubai’s NYE fireworks are some of the biggest in Dubai! Anyone up for a New Year’s Eve party with front row seats for the fireworks and an amazing view of the Dubai Canal? Look no further! Come on down to Dubai’s hottest new food joint, Cuisinero UNO, for their new years eve party where they will be serving your favorite Tapas and Drinks!





When: Dec 31st

Where: Business 2nd floor, Steigenberger Hotel, Al Abraj street, Business Bay

Contact: 04 431 7816


Illustrado Stuff - Things to do before 2017 ends!Dubai Film Festival


Dubai’s long running film festival tradition is back at it again! Spread out across Dubai, this event is a must see for film enthusiasts and aspiring Cinematographers. This years edition of DIFF features a broad selection of films that showcase local and international talent, and a chance to meet with the A – listers!



When: Dec 6th – 13th

Where: Various locations across Dubai

Contact: 04 363 3456



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