Yogafest is a sustainably managed community wellness event that brings teachers and students together to support great causes in a tranquil outdoor setting. Totally supported by volunteers, We welcomed over 5000 participants to Yogafest this year to over 100 sessions in our 5 themed areas. Thank you to everyone who attended.

Our mission is to raise awareness about how to live a healthy and happy life while supporting children’s charities around the region. Attendance is by donation. This 2 1/2 day ticket allows you to access any class in our 7 themed tents. Spaces are allocated on a first come basis. The festival starts on Thursday night and from 8am to 7pm on Friday and 9am to 6pm on Saturday. Healthy food is available to purchase in our Vegetarian Food Court.


Do we need a yoga mat?

Yes, or you can hire one at the festival for AED 25 or purchase one.


Is there parking?

Yes and it s free on Friday but paid on Saturday. Park between buildings 1 and 2.


Who can attend?

The festival is open to everyone and any level of experience. Bring the family and spend the weekend.


How much does it cost to attend?  

The event is free to everyone however we ask that you give a donation to support our charity. This can be given at the main entrance.  

21-23 NOVEMBER 2019

Dubai Internet City

Date and Time

Thursday 21st 7 pm to 10 pm
Friday 22nd 9 am to 7pm
Saturday 23rd 8 am to 6pm
Add to Calendar 21-11-2019 07:00 PM 23-11-2019 06:00 PM Asia/United Arab Emirates YOGAFEST 2018 Dubai Internet City
To find out more, download our event information here


Our events are held at Dubai Internet City Amphitheatre.
We are located between buildings 1 & 2 next to the lake.
Getting there by metro

The closest metro station is Nakheel Metro Station (University Station) (between Dubai Marina metro station and Dubai Internet City station). Take the exit towards Sheikh Zayed Road South (or seaside). Cross the American University car park and walk right on Al Assad Street. Then walk left on Al Marsad Street and right on Al Falak Street. Internet City Building 1 and 2 will be on your right hand side. Amphitheater is located behind them.

Getting there by bus

The following busses stop at the bus stop near the amphitheater: 8, 83, 85 ,88, X28. All these buses can be reached from Nakheel Metro Station as well.

Getting there by car

Sheikh Zayed Road (exit 32) and Jumeirah Road are sign posted to drive to Dubai Internet City (or you can follow Dubai Media City). If you are coming along E44 Al Khail Road or E311 Mohammed Bin Zayed Road (Emirates Road), then take exit to Hessa Street West. We have also prepared from Google Map suggested driving directions from several starting points.


This season we are supporting Smile Train

Smile Train is an international charity providing corrective surgery for children with cleft lips and palates. Headquartered in New York City and founded in 1999, Smile Train provides free corrective cleft surgery in 87 countries, training local doctors and providing hospital funding for the procedures.
Yogafest Middle East is proud to be supporting this charity through our community yoga events. Funds raised from our events will go to Jubilee Mission Hospital in Kerala, India. A trip will be arranged in January to visit the hospital.  If you wish to join founder Elaine Kelly, just send us an email.



As a ‘not for profit’ community event, we are very grateful to our corporate sponsors, vendors and volunteers, without whom our events could not take place. If you have any questions regarding our sponsorship, view our Yogafest event brochure.