Guys, are you ready for another action-packed Dubai weekend? You better be because we’ve got the lowdown of all the coolest things to do in Dubai and it is INSANE! You can thank us later… 😉
1. Justice League
Marvel fans, you cannot miss this! It’s time for a cinema trip to watch the Marvel-ous heroes Wonder Woman, Batman, Flash, Aquaman and Cyborg come together to do what they do best – save the world. Book your tickets asap!
When: Daily, check cinema schedules for timings
Cost: From AED 35
Where: All major cinemas across UAE
2. Santa pub crawl
Yup, you read that right. The Santa Shuffle is a Xmas-themed pub crawl in Dubai this weekend and it is going to be wondeerful! From Jekyll and Hide to The Scene to Mr. Miyagi’s, everyone will enjoy 15 drinks, a Santa costume, as well as a Xmas breakfast and lunch!
When: Friday 17th November, 11am onwards
Cost: AED 499
3. The Urban Edition
Calling all RnB & Hip-Hop fans! Nasimi Beach invites all of you down for its urban night, featuring Nina Sky and Lumidee! DJ Majestic will be behind the decks spinning your old school favourites all night long.
When: Thursday 16th November, 7pm to 3am
Cost: AED 150 at the door. Ladies free before 9pm
4. Camping in the desert
Yogis, fancy spending the night under the stars? Join in on this awesome desert yoga and meditation camping trip – hosted by Diggy Digvijay Singh. Don’t forget to bring your own vegan food!
When: Friday 17th November, 4am onwards
Cost: From AED 80 to AED 200, call 052 853 5276 to book
Where: Meeting point at Al Qudra roundabout (before Last Exit)
5. Yoga on a helipad
As part of the Dubai Fitness Challenge Closing Ceremony, everyone is invited for a sunset yoga class on an actual helipad! Just another reason why we love Dubai. Nama-stay back after the class for some sick photo ops. We’ve outlined the entire Closing Ceremony right here.
When: Friday 17th November, 5pm
Where: Festival Bay, Dubai Festival City
6. Dubai Design Week
Dubai Design Week is finally back, yayyy! In celebration of all things design, there will be talks, workshops, exhibitions, installations, competitions, screenings and sooo much more! Check out our top picks for Dubai Design Week for more info.
When: All day, till Saturday 18th November
Where: Multiple locations, including Alserkal Avenue and Dubai Design District
7. J-Lo live
She may almost be 50 years old, but this girl seriously knows how to party! Don’t miss Jennifer Lopez performing her best hits live on stage at the Autism Rocks Arena this Friday.
When: Friday 17th November, 5pm to 12.30
Cost: From AED 345
Where: Autism Rocks Arena, Dubai Outlet City
8. Jenny from the block
Heading to the J-Lo concert on Friday? Why not start the party a day before, and celebrate with the superstar at Base Dubai?! It’s the official pre-concert party, and it is going to be one insane night for all the J-Lo fans out there!
When: Thursday 16th November, 10pm onwards
Cost: AED 100 for girls, AED 200 for guys
Where: Base Dubai, Dubai Design District
9. Moto Dubai
Aptly situated in Dubai’s most hipster district, moto is a brand new biker cafe concept that has just opened its doors! Get your friends, and head there for some great coffee, live music and a whole lot of good vibes.
When: Friday 17th November, 4pm to 10pm
Where: Warehouse 28, Al Quoz
10. Dubai Women’s Run
Ladies, unleash your inner Wonder Woman and sign up for the annual Dubai Women’s Run this Friday! This empowering event encourages all women to come together for a good cause, support each other and be active.
When: Friday 17th November, 7am onwards
Cost: AED 150
Where: Marasi, Business Bay
11. Comedy Mix-Tape
Come on down for an evening of laughs, as Dubomedy Arts School presents a stand-up and improv comedy special. There will be original stand-up sets, improv games, audience participation and more!
When: Saturday 18th November, 7pm to 9.30pm
Cost: Free, but RSVP on RSVP@Dubomedy.com
Where: Center for Musical Arts, Gold & Diamond Park
12. Bagatelle Unplugged
Every Saturday, Bagatelle Dubai transforms in to an intimate arena, bringing back live music, blues instrumentals and sensual vocals. The French bistrot will also be serving its delicious signature dishes to complement the night.
When: Saturday 18th November, 8pm onwards
Cost: Free to enter
Where: Bagatelle Dubai, Fairmont SZR