We’re taking over Barasti Beach Club again for the third annual Try Dubai – the UAE’s first and best official gathering for groups, sports clubs and active brands.

Try Dubai is a meet-up style event for newcomers and residents of Dubai who are looking for new activities and hobbies to partake in, giving attendees the opportunity to meet likeminded people.

The event invites companies and clubs throughout the region to set up an activation space displaying their products and services. Attendees will have the opportunity to sign up for activities and clubs.

March 22
10am – 5pm
All ages welcome
Entry Free



  • Get involved
  • Meet new people
  • Browse new activities
  • Get a great deal
  • Sign up


  • Confirm your space
  • Grow brand awareness
  • Set up a stand
  • Boost your database
  • Sign up new clients


March 22, 2019

11:00AM - 11:30AM

Energy Yoga and Guided Healing Meditation

hosted by Illuminations

11:45AM - 12:15PM

Twerk Fitness

hosted by Pole Fit

12:30PM - 13:00PM

Stretch Class

hosted by Pole Fit

14:00PM - 14:30PM


hosted by Courtyard Playhouse

14:45PM - 15:15PM

Grit Cardio

hosted byTribeFit

15:30PM - 16:00PM


hosted by TribeFit

16:15PM - 16:45PM

Body Combat

hosted by TribeFit



Sponsors & Activations

  • Sports academies & clubs
  • Equestrian academies & clubs
  • Sport & leisure vehicles (marine, ATV, etc)
  • New technology & mobile apps
  • Fitness centres/gyms
  • Tourism/operator (adventures, etc)
  • Watersports (paddle boarding, kite surfing)
  • Yacht hire companies
  • Sports equipment (adventure HQ, decathlon)
  • Social societies (book clubs, marathons, etc)
  • Cookery schools
  • Lifestyle brands
  • Lifestyle activities (yoga, dance, ballet, etc)
  • Arts and crafts (painting, drawing, photography, pottery)


  • New expatriates
  • Resident expatriates
  • Millennials
  • Active sports enthusiasts
  • Fitness enthusiasts
  • Adventurers
  • Families

2018 Photos


The world-famous Barasti Beach Bar has always been one of the city’s most vibrant bars – and it’s now better than ever following a huge renovation.

Barasti boasts vast outdoor seating area with views of the sea and the skyline of Dubai Marina, ideally located near popular expat residential locations JLT, Dubai Marina and JBR.

You can valet park for free at Le Méridien Mina Seyahi from Sunday to Thursday from 11AM until 6PM, and taxis are readily available from the pick-up/drop off point outside. In ddition, a multi-storey car park is available and free to use for 24 hours.


The Track – Meydan Golf

This fully floodlit championship course is about encouraging golfers of all abilities. The atmosphere around the club is fun and welcoming, inviting all golfers regardless of age, experience or ability. With five different tee box options on each hole that offer varying lengths and degrees of difficulty, the Course has two Par 5s, five Par 4s and two Par 3s featuring 6 natural lakes with water in play on every hole. An amazing backdrop of the Dubai Skyline make it an unforgettable golf experience. Come and meet the team at Try Dubai.

Sandy Beach Hotel & Resort

The legendary Sandy Beach Hotel & Resort is set against the dramatic backdrop of the Hajar Mountains in the emirate of Fujairah with breathtaking views across the Indian Ocean and the famous Snoopy Island. Privileged to be situated on one of the region’s most beautiful shores, the resort is a perfect getaway for those that seek peace of mind from the chaotic loud cities of the United Arab Emirates. Whether it’s kayaking, scuba diving and snorkeling to simply just swimming in the crystal clear waters or basking and playing in the sun Sandy Beach has long defined the true fun beach experience. Get a taste of what they offer at Try Dubai.

Dubai Pro-Wrestling

Have you dreamed of becoming a professional wrestler? Then this is where it begins. Introducing Dubai Pro-Wrestling. Here you’ll learn special techniques from wrestling drills to basic holds and reversals. Then it’s time to get in the ring, and give it a go. Head down to Try Dubai to meet the crew and see if you have what it takes to become a wrestler!


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Dial-A-Battery is an onsite car battery replacement service based in UAE. If you need emergency help with your car battery, these are the guys you need on speed dial. Their roadside assistance crew is available 24 hours/day, 7 days/week and 365 days/year. Here’s the number, just in case: 800 247365.



General Enquries

Email : events@motivate.ae

Call : +971 4 427 3000

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