activities in dubai this weekend ramadan 2018

8 Super Cool Activities in Dubai To Try Out This Weekend


Looking for fun things to do in Dubai this weekend? We got you covered! From night picnics to the celebrating the royal wedding in Dubai, here are 8 super fun activities in Dubai to try out this weekend…

1. Deadpool 2

Yayyyy! Our favourite wisecracking anti-superhero superhero is finally back! Did you know the Deadpool 2 just made history for the first film score to receive a parental advisory warning? Lol. Don’t miss the movie in cinemas this weekend.

Price: From AED 35
When: All weekend
Where: All cinemas across UAE

2. Night Picnic at Tub of Butter

Looking for a fun new iftar experience to try out? Tub of Butter is hosting a Night Picnic every evening during Ramadan, decked out in fairy lights, picnic table cloths, rugs on the floor, and a projector screening a movie. Head there with your friends and family to enjoy Mediterranean-inspired dishes, cheese platters, scones and more!

Price: From AED 275 for two
When: Daily, from 7pm to 1am
Where: Tub of Butter, Sheikh Zayed Road

3. The Royal Wedding

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are finally tying the knot this weekend! Want to be a part of the celebrations? Six of Dubai’s outlets have teamed up to create special wedding cake-themed drinks as a toast to the newlyweds, and they all sound delicious!

Price: AED 25 to AED 45
When: Saturday 19th May, from 12pm to 9pm
Where: Bistro des Arts, Folly by Nick & Scott, Publique, Reform Social & Grill, Ultra Brasserie

4.  ARTE Market

Because markets are so much cooler than malls! If you’re looking for cool one of a kind hand-made crafts, you need to check this out. Arte the Makers’ Market showcases the best in art, design and handcrafting that the UAE has to offer. From art and jewellery to accessories and home decor, there’s so much to check out.

Price: Free
When: Saturday 19th May, from 4pm to 12am
Where: Arte Market, Mercato Mall

5. Yoga at the park

Had a long week at work? Wake up early on Friday morning and join Laura for a free yoga class! There’s no better way to unwind and de-stress than with an early morning flow. Beginners are welcome to join in.

Price: Free
When: Friday 18th May, at 7am
Where: Skydive Dubai, Calisthenics Park

6. Tawlet x Inked

Missed it last year? Don’t worry, Tawlet Souk El Tayeb is back at Inked this Ramadan! Tawlet is a ‘mom’s kitchen table’ concept, where cooks from different regions of Lebanon will be sharing dishes from their hometown, drawing on flavours, traditions and history.

Price: 275
When: Friday 18th May to Thursday 24th May, at iftar time & 9.30pm
Where: Inked, Alserkal Avenue

7. Friday Night Brunch

Brunchaholics, there’s a new night brunch in town and it sounds awesome! Axe House invites you down for its Dirty Stop-Out Friday brunch, where you can enjoy platters and unlimited drinks for a great deal! Or if you’re not hungry, you can opt for the ‘Eating is Cheating’ option to enjoy a liquid dinner!

Price: AED 249 (with food), AED 199 (without food)
When: Friday 19th May, from 8pm to 11pm
Where: Axe House, Armada Blue Bay, JLT

8. Laguna Water Park

The brand new Laguna water park at La Mer Dubai is finally open, and it looking insanely fun! With 5 awesome water slides, a big 360 degree surfing experience, a lazy river and chilled out cabanas to relax in, this is the coolest way to beat the summer heat.

Price: From AED 99 (online)
When: Daily, from 10am to 8pm
Where: Laguna Water Park, La Mer Dubai

Read more: Here are 6 alternative iftars you need to try this Ramadan,  or check out these 11 magical Ramadan tents in Dubai for the holy month…