Core Direction brought to life the COREUNITY Festival with Dubai Calendar and Dubai Sports Council, transforming the serene landscapes of Hatta into a vibrant hub of energy from February 23-25, 2024. This three-day event was a magnificent celebration of wellness, outdoor adventure, and artistic expression.

Hassle-Free Camping

Festival-goers had the option to arrive at pre-built tents equipped with a blow-up double mattress, lights, and access to BBQs and fire pits, providing the easiest and most hassle-free camping experience. For the more traditional campers, bringing your own tent was also an option, ensuring everyone could enjoy the peaceful surroundings in their preferred style.


Energizing Morning Activities

Each day at COREUNITY began with tranquil and invigorating activities designed to rejuvenate the mind and body:

Sunrise Yoga: Attendees greeted the day with a guided vinyasa yoga flow, basking in the early morning rays amidst the stunning Hatta mountains.

Mountain Top Meditation: A guided hike to a mountain summit offered participants a chance to soak in breathtaking views while engaging in immersive meditation.

Peaceful Meditations: Set against the backdrop of nature, these sessions provided a serene start to the day, helping attendees find their inner calm.

Thrilling Races and Outdoor Adventures

For the adventure seekers, COREUNITY offered exciting races and trail explorations:

COREUNITY Trail Run (7.5km): Participants raced through a challenging mountain trail, with professional timing and prizes for the top three finishers.

Mountain Bike Race (12.5km): Cyclists tackled a rugged mountain route, competing for top honors and enjoying the thrill of the ride.

Trail Hikes & Runs: Guided hikes and runs led participants through the picturesque valleys and streams of Hatta, showcasing the area's natural beauty.

Fun and Creative Workshops

COREUNITY provided a variety of workshops to ignite creativity and promote wellness:

Art Therapy: A vibrant playground for the mind and emotions, where creative expression met therapeutic focus.

Handpan Workshops: Participants immersed themselves in the meditative sounds of the handpan, discovering tranquility through music.

Journaling: This practice blended self-reflection and mindfulness, offering a personal sanctuary to capture daily experiences.

Engaging Activities for Kids and Adults Alike

There was something for everyone at COREUNITY, including:

Kids Activities: Fun, fitness-inspired playtime where children made friends, learned teamwork, and enjoyed themselves.

Hula Hooping: An energetic and laughter-filled activity that brought friends together in a unique way.

Dance Workouts & Ecstatic Dance: High-energy dance sessions that combined fitness and fun, allowing participants to move freely and enjoy the rhythm of Afro Beats and other music styles.


Evening Serenity and Entertainment

As the sun set, the festival transitioned to more soothing and entertaining activities:

Sunset Yoga: Participants flowed through gentle poses, guided by their breath and the beautiful hues of the sunset.

Drum Circle: A spirited gathering where rhythm, community, and positive energy collided in an uplifting session of primal beats and percussion.

Performing Arts: Both DJs and musicians, in association with Tunes DXB, took to the Coreunity stage to keep the crowd singing and dancing all night long.

Sponsors and Partners

COREUNITY was made possible through the generous support of various sponsors and partners:

Venue Partner: HATTA, Dubai Holding

COREUNITY Hatta Trail Race & Mountain Bike Race Sponsors: Vivo Barefoot & Built for Athletes

Activity Partners: Super Sports, Chin Chin Talu

F&B Partners: EL & N London


The COREUNITY Festival was more than just an event; it was a celebration of life, community, and the harmonious blend of wellness and nature. It brought together individuals from all walks of life to connect, explore, and create lasting memories in the beautiful setting of Hatta. Whether participating in a race, finding peace in a meditation session, or dancing the night away, attendees left with a sense of fulfillment and a renewed spirit. We look forward to welcoming everyone back next year for another unforgettable experience!