10 Super Fun Activities in Dubai to Try this Weekend

Making plans for the weekend? As always, there are sooo many fun events and activities in Dubai to check out! Whether you’re up for a fun party brunch or you’re ready to run for a good cause, here are the top 10 things to do in Dubai this weekend…

1. Sunset yoga at Bluewaters Island

Have you visited Dubai’s new man-made island yet? Bluewaters Island, the island everyone’s been talking about, is finally open – and they’re having a free sunset yoga class this weekend. Join yogi Melissa Ghattas for a 75-mins beach yoga class at the new Caesar’s Palace Hotel.

Price: Free, register here
When: Saturday 24th November, from 4.30pm
Where: Caesar’s Palace Hotel, Bluewaters Island

2. Christmas Market at Reform

‘Tis the season to be shopping! Christmas markets in Dubai are back, and we couldn’t be more excited. Don’t miss the festivities at Reform Dubai this weekend, where you can shop for Christmas gifts, eat and enjoy the festive vibes while the little ones write letters to Santa and meet him after!

When: Saturday 24th November, from 12pm
Where: Reform Social & Grill, The Lakes

3. Black Coffee at Base Dubai

Ready to party? Black Coffee is one of the hottest singer, songwriter & DJs right now, and he’s coming to Dubai this weekend! Round up your friends and make your way to Base Dubai to catch him performing live.

Price: Free entry
When: Thursday 22nd November, from 10pm to 4am
Where: Base Dubai, Dubai Design District

4. Ripe Market at Police Academy Park

The Ripe Market has a brand new location, and this time they’re at Police Academy Park – a park that they built themselves, in partnership with Dubai Police! From organic fruit and veggies and kids activities to an artisan market and yoga classes, you won’t want to miss out.

When: Friday 23rd & Saturday 24th November, from 9am to 7pm
Where: Dubai Police Academy, Umm Suqeim

5. Beat Diabetes Walk

This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Beat Diabetes Walk, and it is going to be bigger and better than ever. Sign up for this walk to help raise awareness for diabetes and funds for diabetes research. All proceeds will go towards Al Jalila Foundation.

Price: Free for kids under 8, AED 10 for kids ages 8 to 15, AED 20 for adults
When: Friday 23rd November, from 7am
Where: Zabeel Park, Gate 3

6. Comedy Mix Tape at Warehouse 4

Ready for a laughter-filled weekend? Don’t miss the free comedy show by the students of Dubomedy Arts School, which includes a mix of stand-up sets, improv games and special guest appearances.

Price: Free, but RSVP
When: Friday 23rd & Saturday 24th November, from 8pm
Where: Warehouse 4, Al Quoz

7. Ponyo at Cinema Akil

Ponyo is a magical story of a goldfish princess who escapes to the surface and falls in love with a human. Inspired my The Little Mermaid, this Japanese animation has garnered 19 award nominations and 11 wins!

When: Friday 23rd & Saturday 24th November, at 11am
Where: Cinema Akil, Alserkal Avenue

8. Latin Drunch at Seville’s

Ready to kick off your weekend with a Latin fiestaaa? Seville’s invites everyone down for its Latin drunch night every Thursday with a DJ, live entertainment, Latino vibes, tasty tapas and more!

Price: AED 250 (soft drinks), AED 350 (house drinks), AED 450 (premium)
When: Thursday 22nd November, from 8pm to 12am
Where: Seville’s, WAFI

9. Inflatathon Dubai at Safa Park

Signed up for the Inflatathon yet? This giant inflatable obstacle race is happening this weekend, so get ready to bounce, jump, crawl and slide your way through the course. Yep, you can also attempt the entire course in an inflatable T-Rex or Sumo wrestler suit… good luck!

Price: AED 200 (regular), AED 300-400 (Heat & VIP – includes inflatable suit)
When: Friday 23rd November, from 8am to 1pm
Where: Safa Park, Jumeirah

10. Al Seef Creek fest

From food trucks and carnival rides to live music and street performers, there is so much happening at the Al Seef Creek festival every weekend until end of December! Make your way there this weekend to join in on all the fun.

Price: Free
When: All weekend, from 4pm to 12am
Where: Al Seef Dubai

Featured image credit: Via IG | @khaled_a_hassan_1

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