UNTOLD Dubai Unveils New Artists and Gears up for Its 1st Edition at Expo City Dubai

UNTOLD, Dubai’s first mega festival, is getting closer and closer. The magical realm in the Middle East will open its gates from February 15–18 at the stunning Expo City Dubai, welcoming over 200,000 participants and more than 100 artists on all four days and nights of the festival.

Superstar DJs and live acts such as Armin van Buuren, Ellie Goulding, G-Eazy, Don Diablo, Hardwell, Paul Kalkbrenner, Sebastian Ingrosso, Tiësto, Timmy Trumpet, PSY, Mahmut Orhan, and Hot Since 82 are set to perform on the biggest stages in the UAE.

For its inaugural event in the Middle East, UNTOLD Dubai will feature five breathtaking stages showcasing a diverse range of musical genres, spanning from live pop acts to EDM, house, future house, tech-house, techno, drum & bass, rap, trap and hip-hop.


Attendees can expect an array of activities, games, and engaging experiences, along with a fashion village showcasing creative designers, make-up artists, and hairstylists to help attendees create their best festival looks.

Food enthusiasts will delight in offerings from over 40 vendors serving up delectable cuisine, while the alcoholic drinks will have their designated areas as well. Spanning 170,000 square meters, the festival will transform the enchanting Expo City Dubai into a real-life fantasy with immersive decor and captivating spaces.

The main stage will host world-renowned DJs and singers such as Armin van Buuren, Bebe Rexha, Ellie Goulding, Don Diablo, Hardwell, Major Lazer Soundsystem, Paul Kalkbrenner, Sebastian Ingrosso, Tiësto, Timmy Trumpet, Tujamo, G-Eazy, PSY, Kris Fade, DJ Bliss, Asake, Manal and many more.

The Galaxy stage, which is the house and techno playground of UNTOLD Dubai, will welcome the likes of Hot Since 82, Mahmut Orhan, Luciano, Sven Väth, Dubfire, Kasia, Arapu, Cezar, PAAX (Tulum), Nicole Moudaber or Shimza and many others.

UNTOLD Dubai Galaxy stage

Alchemy is the stage of dubstep, drum & bass, rap, trap, hip-hop, and urban music, and fans will dance to the crazy rhythms of Andy C, Chase & Status, and more.

The Time stage, an immersive concept without the notion of space or time, invites everyone on a journey among hourglasses and star maps. Local artists and special acts will provide a unique soundtrack to this realm of temporal wonders on the Time stage.


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The Retro Fantesia stage is where the future takes a nostalgic trip for the fans who find joy in memories and love retro pop, rock, and disco music.

UNTOLD Dubai Alchemy stage

Each stage at UNTOLD Dubai guarantees to deliver a musical masterpiece, catering to the diverse tastes of every music enthusiast. The festival welcomes attendees of all ages, with specific conditions outlined for those under 21 years old, which can be checked on untold.ae.

To announce its debut in the Middle East, the UNTOLD Festival team teamed up with world-renowned DJ Armin van Buuren for a unique show on the majestic Burj Khalifa, breaking two world records: the highest performance on the tallest building on the planet and using the entire building as a LED backdrop for the impressive show.

Watch the video below!

UNTOLD Dubai is the city’s first mega festival and will transform Expo City Dubai into a realm of musical magic. Check out the festival on Instagram for the latest news, and get your tickets starting from 185 euros for General Access Passes and 527 euros for VIP Passes for all four days.

Festival packages with tickets and accommodation included are available on untold.ae.