The Square @ ISD Dubai Kicks Off with the long-awaited Dubai Blues Festival

Heralding a New Era of Outdoor Entertainment in Dubai

Dubai, UAE – January 5, 2022 – Kicking off a new season of outdoor entertainment, The Square @ISD Dubai, the city’s new outdoor concert venue, launched today. Located in the heart of new Dubai, the venue will host an active program of live entertainment, from music festivals and concert series featuring global and regional artists to corporate and private events. 

The Square is kicking off with the Dubai Blues Festival on January 27, 28 and 29, 2022 in partnership with Chillout Productions, as part of the Dubai Shopping Festival, with a lineup of the world’s most celebrated Blues legends:

●      January 27, 2022 – Boney Fields headlining at 9:00pm and Lakeetra Knowles headlining at 10:45pm

●      January 28, 2022 – Sax Gordon headlining at 9:00pm and Gisele Jackson headlining at 10:45pm

●      January 29, 2022 – Big Daddy Wilson headlining at 9:00pm and Sharrie Williams at 10:45pm

Supporting acts will be announced shortly. The event is non-ticketed and access is available with online booking of garden tables.

The Square@ISD Dubai is slated to become a new favorite for concertgoers, featuring a wide selection of trendy food and drink in a relaxed outdoor atmosphere. The fully licensed and equipped plug and play venue also offers a turnkey solution for event promoters and organizers.

Hussein Murad, chief executive of The Square@ISD Dubai, said: “We are delighted to launch The Square@ISD Dubai, a new world-class hub for concerts and entertainment in Dubai, aligned with the national vision to deliver exceptional experiences to Dubai visitors and residents.”

Murad added: “The new venue will be home to a new generation of music festivals, and host a variety of live entertainment, from concerts by international and regional artists to private events, catering to Dubai’s growing and diverse entertainment needs.”

Anthony Younes, Managing Director of The Square@ISD Dubai, said: “We are excited to be part of a new outdoor concert landmark for Dubai which will bring a new class of live entertainment, with international festivals and concerts across a wide range of sensational musical genres, from Blues, Rock and Reggae to Indie, Country, Celtic and Pop!”

Younes added: “We are very excited to launch with the ‘Dubai Blues Festival’, a new festival offering, bringing the best Blues acts from around the world, some for the first time ever in Dubai over three, excitement-filled days of live music, food, drinks and fun that everyone can enjoy! We will bring our decades of successful experience to this new purpose-built destination, leaving no stone unturned, to deliver a best-in-class venue with a turnkey solution that can offer audiences, promoters, and organizers a set of distinctive and varied experiences.”

Located at ISD, Dubai Sports City, a short drive from downtown and Expo 2020 Site, with plenty of free parking around, The Square venue is set to elevate Dubai’s outdoor concert and entertainment offering.

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