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9 Awesome Things To Do in Dubai This Long Weekend

Looking for awesome ways to spend the long weekend? From underwater yoga to the hottest beach parties, here are 9 fun things to do in Dubai this weekend.


1. Lamb Chop Fiesta

Meat lovers, unite! From honey balsamic glazed to satay lamb chops, head down to The Huddle Sports Bar & Grill for the ultimate lamb chop fiesta.

When: Daily until the end of September 

Price: AED 55 

Location: The Huddle Sports Bar & Grill, Citymax Hotels Al Barsha, Behind Mall of the Emirates

2. Saturday Lunch at Ruya Dubai

Indulge in a luxurious 3-course meal from Ruya Dubai’s Olgen Menu, packed with delicious Turkish dishes.

When: Saturday 23rd September, 12pm to 4pm

Price: AED 150 per person

Location: Grosvenor House, Dubai Marina

3. Night Brunch

Fan of steak? This night brunch is literally a meat lover’s dream come true!

When: Friday 22nd September, 7pm to 11pm

Price: From around AED 300

Location: Ruth’s Chris Steak House Dubai, The Address Dubai Marina


4. Underwater Yoga

Fancy a session of underwater yoga? Head down to Dubai Aquarium and enjoy yoga under the sea with Lululemon yoga mats, all-natural juices from Raw Pressery and more.

When: Saturday 23rd September, 8am to 9pm

Price: AED 120 per session

Location: Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo, The Dubai Mall

5. Dubai Desert Road Run

Run wild and free! You can choose to run either 3km or 10km on a private, traffic-free road alongside both new and experienced runners.

When: Saturday 23rd September, 6.15am to 8am

Price: Free entry

Location: The Sevens Village


6. Deluxe Pool Party at Nikki Beach Dubai

Splash around at Nikki Beach Dubai’s Deluxe Pool Party this Saturday, complete with killer beats by DJ Watermat and funky sundowners.

When: Saturday 23rd September, 11am to 9pm

Location: Nikki Beach Dubai, Pearl Jumeirah

7. Pop Up Brunch at Blue Marlin Ibiza

Take advantage of the long weekend and enjoy some beachside fun with refreshing drinks, good food and awesome music at the Pop Up Brunch at Blue Marlin Ibiza.

When: Friday 22nd September, 1pm to 11pm

Location: Sheikh Zayed Road, Ghantoot

8. Happy Hour at DoubleTree by Hilton

Everyone loves a good happy hour! Head down to the DoubleTree by Hilton in Business Bay for happy hour by the pool.

When: Daily, 5pm to 7pm

Price: around AED 30 for selected drinks

Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Dubai, Business Bay


9. JA Jebel Ali Beach Hotel

This 5-star hotel is one of the 100 hotels that received the “Best for family” award in 2017, so grab your family and enjoy a relaxing weekend staycation. Expect everything from a spa, horse riding, tennis court, yoga, aqua park and a selection of kids’ clubs.

Price: from around AED 697 per night

Location: Near Dubai Parks, Jebel Ali

Happy weekend!