After a two-year hiatus, the region’s flagship festival, Sole DXB, will return this December– so it’s time to mark your calendars. The exact venue of the event has yet to be revealed, although it is expected to take place at Dubai Design District once again. The event is set to kick off on December 9 and run until December 11.
The Dubai-based festival is and proudly one of the first of its kind and the biggest in the region. Its multiformat programming includes live music performances, DJ sets, film screenings, talks, workshops, and sports competitions over the course of three nights and two days.
SOLE DXB serves as a platform for the creative community in the UAE and attracts visitors from all over the world. Its 2019 edition attracted over 36,000 people, with over 100 artists, designers, speakers, and over 80 brands taking part.
This year’s iteration promises to bring together music fans and sneaker lovers from throughout the region once again.
oh sole dxb is coming back? i honestly didn’t realize from all your reposts on instagram
— خ (@repressedthot) April 26, 2022
2019s line up saw artists such as the iconic Wu-Tang Clan and Nas. The UK’s King of Grime Stormzy, amongst a cascade of other stars. As well as shop local and international streetwear businesses.
Details about this year’s musical lineup have yet to be announced. However, if past billing is any indication, you don’t want to miss it.