Not one for a quiet New Year’s Eve in your PJs? Read on…

DJ duo Axwell and Ingrosso have been confirmed as the New Year’s Eve headline act Meydan, bringing all the fist-pump action you could possibly ask for at an end-of-year party.

The ex-Swedish House Mafia bandmates have been touring together since the group’s split back in 2013, and are behind the hits Something New, On My Way and Sun Is Shining.

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“Last New Year’s, we brought in Martin Garrix and had received an overwhelming crowd of fans at Meydan,” said Nicolas Vandenabeele, director of event organisers Envie Events. “This year we wanted to do something more exciting and pulsating.

“There is a great energy that comes with the duo Axwell and Ingrosso that Dubai will absolutely love.”

This video of how rad Martin Garrix was at Meydan last year should be enough to give you an idea of what this year will be like:


Early bird packages are already available for the Deluxe Area at Dhs799.

That grants you access to an elevated platform with an open bar and premium food offerings throughout the night.

Early bird tickets for general admission cost Dhs299 and include access to an open bar.

The food and beverage area will have seating, multiple bars and food kiosks for everyone in general admission.

Axwell and Ingrosso’s first single Can’t Hold Us Down:

Oh, but if you’re really looking to celebrate the New Year in style, you can nab yourself a VIP Table Deck.

No, not a VIP Table, a VIP Table Deck. It features fully serviced private tables with a terrace overlooking the city’s skyline and enough space to accommodate around 1,000 people.

Now, just to find another 992 friends…

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