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There’s not long to go until the first edition of the Rosé Pinknic. Organised by The Tasting Class, the huge event will see 500 of Dubai’s vino fans gather on the lawns of The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai, to eat, drink and soak up the sun.

On Saturday March 11, guests can find more than 30 varieties to sample, including rosé wines, refreshing spirits, bubbling pink champagne, frozen cocktails, mocktails and beer. The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai will also have a curated food and drinks menu to enjoy.

The Tasting Class is giving What’s On readers a 10 per cent discount off the ticket price. Just use the code WHATSON10 at checkout to redeem the discount.

To help get you in the festival mood, from 2pm to 6pm there will be face and body glitter available, courtesy of Glitter Box, as well as a hair-braiding station. You can also complete your pink and white look with our faux-flower crown when you trade in a standard drink voucher.


The Rosé Pinknic will transform the grounds of The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai into a sea of pink and white, with live sets from DJs including Le Josh. There are lawn games and plenty of photo opportunities so you can get the perfect snaps for the ‘Gram. Guests can also expect beautiful VIP set-ups which come with Instagrammable drinks and delicious food included.

In addition to sampling some of the best rosé wines available in the UAE, the picnic will serve frozen and craft cocktails, mocktails and beer. The curated food and beverage menu provided by the culinary team of The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai, is designed to suit all palettes with vegan and gluten-free options available. Plus, every bite is designed to pair perfectly with your favourite rosé wines.

Tickets start from Dhs185 per person (before discount), which will get you entry into the festival, plus two food and two drink vouchers. The Rosé Taster ticket is Dhs360 (before discount) which ups your vouchers to five food and five drinks. Don’t forget to use the code WHATSON10 at checkout to redeem the discount. VIP packages are also available, starting from Dhs5,500 for six guests including a luxury picnic set up and plenty of drinks to see you through the afternoon.

Rosé Pinknic, La Brise Lawns, The Ritz Carlton, Dubai, JBR, Saturday March 11, 1pm to 7pm, from Dhs185. rosepinknic.com