Last chance: These outdoor cinemas in Dubai won't be around for long

A movie under the stars…

Love the cinema? Take a break from the usual and opt for a different experience at one of these outdoor cinemas in Dubai.

Here are outdoor cinemas in Dubai to try this winter season. 

Vox Outdoor at The Galleria Mall


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Out on the rooftop of The Galleria Mall, you’ll find a single-screen, open-air VOX Cinemas. VOX Outdoors underwent a facelift late last year and will be opening this month. In the past, guests were able to watch the movie from a bean bag, a lounge, sun loungers, sofas or enjoy a VIP experience from a cabana. Read more here.


Zero Gravity Cinema On The Sand

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Zero Gravity Cinema On The Sand has screened huge blockbusters including A Star is Born, The Notebook, Pretty Women and more. And we can expect other popcorn-munching flicks to be screened during the cooler months. Keep your eyes peeled on @zerogravitydubai to find out when the next screening will be. Entry to the venue is Dhs75, which is fully redeemable on food and beverages, which includes seriously movie-worthy snacks such as popcorn, nachos, chilli cheese fries, chicken wings, chicken shawarma, beefburger, and dirty dogs. You can choose from beanbags, sun loungers and director’s chairs. Tickets can be purchased at the door.

Zero Gravity, Dubai Marina, Dhs75 fully redeemable. Tel: (0)4 399 0009. 0-gravity.ae

JLT Cinema Under the Stars 

JLT Cinema Under the Stars

You can catch Cinema Under the Stars at JLT every Saturday from 7.30pm until March 2. Expect to see some huge flicks from the Marvel Universe to family-friendly Disney classics and more. The best news is it’s free to attend but register here (the movie list can also be found on the same link). Next, grab a blanket from home and head on over to the JLT Park in Cluster Q.

Cinema Under The Stars, Jumeirah Lake Towers, Cluster Q, Dubai; every Sat from 7.30pm until March 2; free but registrations needed; jlt.ae

Sofitel Dubai Downtown

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Ever dreamed of watching a movie under the stars with views of the Downtown skyline and the Burj Khalifa? Consider the dream a reality as Sofitel Dubai Downtown is offering you to watch a movie under the stars. On February 22, you can watch (and maybe even dance and sing along to) Mamma Mia and on March 7, Casablanca. The cinema experience will cost you Dhs75 redeemable towards F&B.

Sofitel Dubai Downtown, Downtown Dubai, Dubai; Dhs75 per person; Tel: (0)4 503 6666; accor.com 

Cinema Akil

Cinema Akil The Yard

Located in the arty hub of Alserkal Avenue, the independent cinema platform brings quality films from across the world to filmgoers in the UAE. During winter, it screens movies in The Yard at Alserkal Avenue. You will be able to check the list of films being screened here, where you can also book your tickets. Don’t forget to grab a piping hot karak before the show.

Cinema Akil, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz, Dubai, Tel: (0)58 909 7798, cinemaakil.com

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