6 Super Fun Things to Do in Dubai this Weekend

Already excited for the next weekend? We’ve rounded up the best of what’s going on in the city. Here are 7 super fun things to do in Dubai this weekend…

1. Latin Night

So you think you can dance? Make your way to Mazina on Thursday to burn up the dance floor! From rumba and tango to salsa and bachata, this is one Latin night you don’t want to miss! Happy hour is from 10pm to 12am.

When: Thursday 9th August, from 9pm
Where: Mazina Lounge, Address Dubai Marina

2. Art Road Trip

Calling all art lovers! Fancy going on a road trip? Alserkal Avenue invites you to its guided art tour this weekend, where they’ll be visiting art exhibitions around Sharjah. First they’ll check out the two exhibitions at Maraya Art Centre, followed by the Rain Room at Sharjah Art Foundation.

When: Friday 10th August, from 1.30pm to 6.30pm
Where: Departing from Nadi Al Quoz, Alserkal Avenue

3. Jeffrey Bernard is Unwell

There’a a new play in town this weekend. Don’t miss ‘Jeffrey Bernard in Unwell‘ at The Junction – a hilarious and poignant story about a Bohemian columnist Jeffery Bernard, told by his friend Keith.

Price: AED 100 from
When: All weekend
Where: The Junction, Alserkal Avenue

4. Styling Sessions with Mr. Draper

Lads, here’s an offer you can’t refuse! Vida Downtown invites all of you down for a complimentary styling session with Mr. Draper. So if you’re in need of a new wardrobe, just book your spot online and let Mr. Draper sort you out. You’ll have 5 days to decide whether you want to purchase the suggested looks or return them – at no additional cost.

When: Daily, until 20th August
Where: Vida Downtown Suite

5. VDesi Open Mic Night

Is this the best way to end your weekend? The Big VDesi Open Mic night is back! Get down there on Saturday evening to watch Dubai’s awesome desi comedians live on stage – both newbies and established ones. Or if you’d like to take part, register here.

Price: Free
When: Saturday 11th August, from 7.30pm
Where: The Hive, Bur Dubai

6. Midsummer Madness

There’s a massive Midsummer Madness party at McGettigan’s this Thursday, and everyone is invited! Get ready for 5 hours of unlimited drinks, live music and awesome deals all night.

Price: AED 240
When: Thursday 9th August, from 6pm to 11pm
Where: McGettigan’s, Dubai World Trade Centre

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