Neighborhoods in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Are you looking to meet others in your local area in Dubai or Abu Dhabi?
Join your Neighborhood Group on ExpatConnect!

Get to know your neighbors in the UAE.

Living in our city it can be difficult to meet the expats who are living closest to you. On ExpatConnect you can join a dedicated community for your neighborhood. Connect both online and offline with the people living in your area and start forming connections today.

Attend and organize your own meet-ups taking place just five minutes from your door.

Our living community groups provide exciting, fun meet-up opportunities in your area of Dubai. Join your fellow neighbors for a barbeque, dinner, or drinks taking place in your area of town. Expats on our site can RSVP for meet-ups planned by our group leaders, or suggests and even organize their own gatherings.

Join a specialized community reserved for your building and get to know the people down the hall from you in the UAE.

Not only can you become a part of your neighborhood community on our site; you can also select a group based on your Tower or Villa complex in Dubai! Get to know the people who are living right next door to you or a floor below. Towers can become like vertical villages; you’ll be surprised by how many genuine people there are to meet in your very own building.

Avoid feeling lonely as an expat and become a part of your Living Community.

Moving to the UAE can be really difficult, and you may feel isolated and alone in your new country. Even if you have been in Dubai for a while, you may not know the people living just beyond your front door. So join a group full of expats who are looking to make connections and form long-term friendships with the people in their community.

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Description: Do you live in the Al Barari area of Dubai? Want to meet your neighbors and make some friends? Well then, click “Join” and come to our next meet-up. All of our Al Barari meet-ups are held at nearby restaurants and locations.
Description: If you’re looking to meet people living in Al Barsha and your home is in this area, then welcome to our group! Our neighborhood meet-ups take place close by and are a lot of fun.
Description: Connect with people who are just beyond your front door! This group is for neighbors and soon-to-be friends who reside in the Al Furjan area. Come to our meet-ups to interact with people in the community!
Description: Want a bunch of friends who live close to home in Arabian Ranches? You’ve found the Arabian Ranches Community! We are the Arabian Ranches Group of neighbors and we host fun social gatherings in...
Description: If you’re looking to meet people living in Business Bay and your home is in this area, then welcome to our Business Bay community! Our regular neighborhood meet-ups take place close by and are a...
Description: Connect with people who are just beyond your front door! This group is for neighbors and soon-to-be friends who reside in the Deira area. Come to our meet-ups to interact with people in the community!
Description: Do you live in the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) area of Dubai? Want to meet your neighbors and make some friends? Well then, click “Join” and come to our next meet-up. All of our DIFC meet-ups are held at nearby restaurants and locations.
Description: If you’re looking to meet people living in Discovery Gardens and your home is in this area, then welcome to our group! Our neighborhood meet-ups take place close by and are a lot of fun.
Description: Connect with people who are just beyond your front door in our Downtown Dubai Community! Our Downtown Dubai Group is for neighbors and soon-to-be friends who reside downtown. Come to our meet-ups...
Description: Dubai Festival City,  Dubai Festival City meetups, neighborhood, Festival City
Description: Do you live in Dubai Investment Park? Want to meet your neighbors and make some friends? Well then, click “Join” and come to our next meet-up. All of our Dubai Investment Park meet-ups are held at nearby restaurants and locations.
Description: If you’re looking to meet people living in Dubai Land and your home is in this area, then welcome to our group! Our neighborhood meet-ups take place close by and are a lot of fun.
Description: Connect with people who are just beyond your front door in our Dubai Marina Community! This group is for neighbors and soon-to-be friends who reside in the Dubai Marina area. Come to our Dubai...
Description: Want a bunch of friends who live close to home in Dubai Sports City? You’ve found us! We are a group of neighbors that host fun social gatherings in Dubai Sports City.
Description: Do you live in Emirates Hills in Dubai? Want to meet your neighbors and make some friends? Well then, click “Join” and come to our next Emirates Hills Group meet-up. All of our Emirates Hills...
Description: If you’re looking to meet people residing in Emirates Living and your home is in this area, then welcome to our group! Our neighborhood meet-ups take place close by and are a lot of fun.
Description: Connect with people who are just beyond your front door! This group is for neighbors and soon-to-be friends who reside in Falcon City. Come to our meet-ups to interact with people in the community!
Description: Want a bunch of friends who live close to home in the Green Community (in Dubai Investment Park)? You’ve found us! We are a group of neighbors that host fun social gatherings in the Green Community area.
Description: Do you live in the Greens area of Dubai? Want to meet your neighbors and make some friends? Well then, click “Join” and come to our next meet-up. All of the Greens meet-ups are held at nearby restaurants and locations.
Description: If you’re looking to meet people living in International City and your home is in this area, then welcome to our group! Our neighborhood meet-ups take place close by and are a lot of fun.