The iconic Dubai World Cup takes place this weekend

Dubai World Cup 2024

The Dubai World Cup has become one of the most prestigious races on the calendar worldwide in recent years

And they’re off…

Although Cristiano Ronaldo coming to Abu Dhabi on the 8 April may be hogging all the headlines, there are also a number of other amazing events taking place in the UAE in the coming weeks.

One of the most prestigious events in the horse racing industry throughout the world takes place in Dubai this weekend as Meydan Racecourse hosts the annual Dubai World Cup.

You can experience the pinnacle of glamour and competition at the iconic race, a celebrated event in both the sporting and social spheres.

Hosted at the stunning Meydan Racecourse, this celebrity-laden event showcases the world’s finest horses vying for glory amidst a backdrop of opulence and excitement.

With a staggering total prize purse of USD30.5 million, featuring six Group 1 and three Group 2 fixtures, the Dubai World Cup stands as one of the most spectacular race days globally.

A carnival like atmosphere is set to capture the racecourse over the weekend with thousands of residents and tourists alike joining the luxury and thrill.

Offering a variety of top-class restaurants, lounges, and private suites all with beautiful-elevated views of the races, this is the perfect choice to enjoy a special night.

The event kicks off today, Friday 29 March and continues throughout the weekend with the culmination of the UAE racing season on Saturday with the highly anticipated Dubai World Cup.

For further information, visit Dubai Racing Club



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Meydan Racecourse, Dubai


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Shane Reynolds