7 Amazing Events That Are Happening This Weekend ONLY


January is possibly one of the longest months we’ve ever experienced, with everyone settling into 2018 at their own pace, we’re making sure we’re having fun at the same time.

Now only a few days away from payday, why not take this opportunity to run around the streets of the UAE with your closest friends and have the time of your life?

 Whether you’re about that calm life or super involved in the party scene, here’s absolutely everything and anything you need to do this weekend to make sure that you go back to routine on Sunday FULLY satisfied.


This weekend and THIS WEEKEND ONLY, the 29th edition of the Omega Dubai Desert Classic golf tournament is happening and be prepared for a weekend filled with some of the world’s best golfers!

Taking place at the Emirates Golf Club tickets can be bought off their website starting at AED175 up until AED795 depending on your package.


This one’s for our Abu Dhabi people, or even the Dubai crew who love to drive to the capital on the weekend. 

Mad on Yas Island is having one of your favourite hip hop nights with a four time Grammy winner and RnB sensation, can you guess who?

With a unique sound and impactful rap, crowds are set to be blown away at one of the biggest indoor nightlife venues in the UAE with a complimentary bar for ladies all night long. 

For more information call +971558346262.

The one & only Ja Rule!


ATTENTION: To the foodies who couldn’t make it to brunch and missed out. 

Revo Cafè at Anantara The Palm is hosting the Great Chicken Challenge for one more week where individuals have been challenged to finish an entire dish of 1kg of chicken in half an hour accompanied by truffle parmesan fries, coleslaw and different sauces. 

Here’s the catch – if you finish the challenge you will be crowned as winner and your meal is on them… but if not it’ll cost you AED155 for the meal! Running between midday until late night, it’s never late to catch up on some hefty eating on a Friday.


Back for another alternative to the regular Dubai scene, Kaynouna, an electronic music festival dedicated to art, culture & storytelling, presents Chants with a lineup that is set to bring a night filled with magic. With Salah from Blitz Productions, Aaya, Goldcap and Dole & Kom the vibe is set to be an experience beyond everything you’ve ever imagined.

Aside from all the performances, Kaynouna has lots of surprises and activities prepared to keep everyone entertained through the night.

Located at The Secret Garden at Jumeriah Creekside Hotel, tickets can be bought from Platinum List at AED160, with 50% OFF for students and 25% off for ITP employees!

For more information call +971 50 355 22 68.


One of the most prestigious events is back this Friday as they host athletes from all over the world, here in Dubai, to compete.

The Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon is one of the greatest events to participate in if you’re into running – with options such as half-marathon and 10k runs available as well.

Starting from 6am until about midday, the races will begin at Umm Suqeim Road near Madinat Jumeriah towards Al Sufouh.  


Massive Fridays are one to not be missed – if you’ve not been to Sensation Club Dubai before, there’s a lot that you’re missing out on! 

This Friday they’re hosting international RnB star Mohombi as he preforms all your favourite songs at (arguably) one of the funnest places to be during the weekend. With music by Scottie B, DJ Badir and MC MoneyPlus, you don’t want to miss it!

For more information call 050 911 06 00.

Flash from the past


What better way to close off your weekend rather than with some self-care? This Saturday, enhance your wellbeing at TheLightHouse Arabia as they host an annual open day event that is set to help you Discover Your Light with tons of interactive workshops, discussions and activities for people of all ages.

Taking place from 10am until 3pm, the event will be located at their centre on 821 Al Wasl Road, Al Safa 2.

Tickets are at AED 105 per person over 11 years old, for more information visit their website here.


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