XYoga, Dubai’s biggest yoga festival, holistic and entertainment event for yogis and complete beginners alike, will be conducted from 16-17 March
Kite Beach, Umm Suqeim, just off Jumeirah Beach Road, near Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai
16 March 2018, 08:00 AM
17 March 2018, 09:00 PM
XYoga returns for 2018 to a new base at Kite Beach on 16th-17th March, with a programme of sunrise to sundown classes that more than 10,000 people are expected to attend. XYoga, presented by Dubai Holding which brings back to life a one-of-a-kind yoga festival designed for experienced yogis and beginners alike. Taking place at Kite Beach Dubai, this two-day fest will include various entertainment events and other activities for the visitors. Visitors will also be able to find healthy food stalls, yoga equipment, entertainment, and more.
The upcoming XYoga Dubai festival organised by XDubai and presented by Dubai Holding, follows the extremely popular and successful launch, which took place in February 2016 in Downtown Dubai. XDubai’s first foray into yoga attracted thousands of Dubai residents and visitors representing over 50 nationalities. Following a memorable inaugural edition in 2016, the 2018 edition of XYoga Dubai will see two full days of free classes designed to keep yogis of all abilities, interests and ages active and zen-like, from sunrise to sundown. Globally-recognized yogis will be offering classes in the full array of yoga styles, from Vinyasa to AcroYoga, with opportunities for all, from complete beginners to yoga instructors and from children to pregnant ladies and athletes. The world’s oldest yoga instructor, 99 year old Tao Porchon-Lynch, sadly won’t make a return appearance, but there are plans to share her message virtually.
Opening with a mass morning beach yoga session for 1500 yogis on Friday, 16 March at 8:00 am, XYoga Dubai’s organiser XDubai has confirmed that it is expecting over 10,000 people including individuals, friends and families, for the over 60 classes, workshops and performances that will be on offer over the two days of the festival. As a holistic yoga lifestyle event designed to encourage participants to make their mark, retail activations and outlets from both home-grown and international yoga-related brands as well as a range of healthy food and beverage options will also be available to all attendees each day.
XYoga Dubai will be open to the public to attend but all classes, workshops and events although complimentary, will be subject to pre-registration. The event will run over two days from sunrise to sunset with opportunities available for all levels, ages and abilities. Entertainment will also be on tap, with live bands and DJ sets and what’s more, it’s completely free! So whether you’ve never done yoga before or even if you’re an avid yogi wanting to learn more from the experts, head down to XYoga and strike a pose!