• 04 May 2017 - 29 Mar 2018

    Unite with Tomorrowland

    Tomorrowland, the world’s most prestigious electronic music festival held at Boom, Belgium, brings Unite with Tomorrowland to Dubai for the first time on Saturday, 29th July 2017 at the new indoor venue Dubai Festival City Arena.

    Dubai Festival City Arena will be designed, developed and assembled in the indescribable and mesmerizing Tomorrowland vibe. The magical experience will begin from as early at 2pm at the indoor venue, with an exciting line up of international and local artists taking the stage, along with a live satellite connection from Tomorrowland in Belgium. Guests at Unite with Tomorrowland will be able to experience 3 DJ sets of Tomorrowland headliners, live from the legendary Mainstage.

    Grab your Magical passes via now and be part of the magic at indoor Festival City Arena on July 29!

  • 05 Apr 2017 - 15 Apr 2017

    Global Autism Awareness Festival & Walk

     
    On behalf of Dance FM 97.8, we are pleased to invite you to the Eighth Annual Global Autism Awareness Festival and Walk on Saturday, April 15th, 2017 at Zabeel park.

    Supported by Dubai Government, UAE Red Crescent, Dubai Municipality, and in collaboration with Dubai Healthcare City.
     
    Global Autism Awareness Festival and Walk is a fun fair event for children and families. It is our single most powerful source to raise awareness and help integrate special children into our community.

    This year we expect more than 8000 participants; children and adults of all nationalities!

    Activities will include entertainment by Dubai Drums, DJ Danny Cee providing the music and beats & Katie Overy Master of Ceremony, other activities include the health and safety corner, educational activities as well as an arts and crafts area.

    For more information and to register for the walk visit: walkforautismdubai.com

  • 29 Mar 2017 - 29 Mar 2018

    Interview with DJ Whoo Kid

    Tune in to Dance FM 97.8 tonight from 7pm to 8pm for an EXCLUSIVE interview with none-other than DJ Whoo Kid!

    Yves Mondesir, p/k/a DJ Whoo Kid, has been a staple in the Urban & EDM community for over two decades. In the two decades that Whoo Kid has been dominating the Music Industry, he has deejayed for Royalty, Celebrities, the World’s Largest Venues, and more.

    Each Saturday and Sunday there are roughly 12 million listeners that tune into his radio show, The Whoolywood Shuffle, on Eminem’s Radio Station Shade 45, heard on Sirius XM Channel 45.

    All of these accolades had caught the eye of Harvard University, and they had Whoo Kid deliver a symposium to the student body in April of 2014.

  • 25 Mar 2017 - 27 Mar 2017

    Ultra Music Festival LIVE On Air

    The Ultra-Music Festival is almost here.

    More than one hundred thousand fans come together in Miami for the ultimate sell-out weekender.

    Three heart-pounding days of non-stop, dance music from over 100 of the world’s greatest DJ’s and live acts, including Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, The Prodigy, Hardwell, Underworld, David Guetta and Tiesto.

    But you don’t need to fly there to be part of the action. From 3am on the 25th to 3am on the 27th of March, we’re bringing the experience here, to Dance FM.

    So tune in, turn up the volume, and let the music take control with Dance FM 97.8.

    Exclusive UAE Partners with Ultra Music Festival.

    Find our broadcasting schedule below:

    UAE Transmission Times

    Saturday 25th 3am to 6am (Ultra Day 1)  (Miami – Friday Late Night)

    Sunday 26th 1am to 5am (Ultra Day 2)    (Miami  – Saturday Late Night)

    Sunday 11pm to Monday 3am (Ultra Day 3)  (Miami – Sunday Night)

    Here’s a list of festival headliners:


    SATURDAY

    MAJOR LAZER

    MARTIN GARRIX

    ALESSO

    ARMIN VAN BUUREN

    TCHAMI

    ROBIN SCHULZ

    DON DIABLO

    RAIDEN

    SUNDAY MORNING

    AXWELL λ INGROSSO

    AFROJACK

    ABOVE & BEYOND

    TIESTO

    STEVE AOKI

    DASH BERLIN

    MARTIN SOLVEIG

    SAM FELDT

    FRANK WALKER

    TOMMIE SUNSHINE

    SUNDAY NIGHT

    DJ SNAKE

    DAVID GUETTA

    ZEDD

    HARDWELL

    GALANTIS

    FEDDE LE GRAND

    SHOWTEK

    BT

    MYKRIS

    DJ NANO

  • 15 Mar 2017 - 16 Mar 2018

    Interview with Raxon

    Raxon’s fan base and reputation continue to grow around the world, DJ Mag Middle East have been quick to recognize his efforts by placing him at No 7 in their Top 100 DJ Poll in 2010 and he was voted Best Dubai DJ in 2013 and 2014 by Time Out Dubai.

    – residentadvisor.net

    Dance FM 97.8 gets a chance to sit down and catch up with one of the best DJs to come out of the Middle East: Raxon.

    The interview airs at 7:30pm tonight!

  • 17 Feb 2017 - 17 Feb 2017

    Groove on the Grass

    Groove on the Grass creates an EDM paradise with some big names in the line-up for its first event this 2017. Get ready to swing between two stages of entertainment during this evening featuring twelve artists. Notable are the deep, techy house beats of Steve Bug; the progressive sounds of Agents Of Time; gifted instrumentalist David DeWalta’s eclectic mix of electronic, house, and jazz; a live set from techno veteran Mark Houle and a DJ set of contemporary creations from Royksopp.

    – godubai.com

    Groove on the Grass takes place on Friday the 17th of February, 2017.