The one you’ve been waiting for. It’s a weekend of fun, frolics and all the good things that come with two days vacay from work.
So go forth and enjoy, Dubai is buzzing with activites!
12. The Dubliners isn’t just in Ireland, it’s also in Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre
The Irish hospitality hits different at Dubliners, serving you homey vibes and of course, home-cooked deliciousness. This authentic Irish pub sets the fun-loving atmosphere with talented live musicians and cold bevvies in hand. Guess what! They’re bringing back the all inclusive Dubliner’s Emerald City Brunch. That means Irish classics and frosty free-flowing hops and grapes, paired with thrilling live entertainment. With the Irish luck on your side, this weekend ONLY, Dubliner’s are offering 20% off on their Emerald City Brunch!
Mark your calendar for this and every coming Friday from 1pm – 4pm
How much? AED199 for Dubliner’s all inclusive Emerald City Brunch
20% off ONLY this Friday, December 18
11. The Playfield Comedy Kix, Dubai World Trade Centre
Note, this is for NEXT weekend, so if you’re a planner, get this one into the diary.
Knock knock, PlayField Comedy Kix is here to bring you the funniest way to spend Christmas Day.
20 talented stand-up comedians, of 15 different nationalities, are coming together to bring you a 4-hour long hilarious comedy show. 4 hours of constant laughter will probably have you rocking a chiseled six-pack by the end of it, so it’s a win-win situation.
P.S. The show is for those aged 21+
- AED75 for balcony
- AED100 for premium
- AED150 for VIP
Date: December, 25 | Doors open from 6pm onwards
Location: Dubai Word Trade Centre
10. Vicolo Dubai has the best-est brekkie in town for just AED59
Weekend breakfast has never looked SO good.
For just AED59, you’ll get FIVE courses (I kid you not) plus a choice of coffee or fresh juice. This is available on weekends and public holidays from 10am to 4pm. (Kids under 5 eat free!)
Tempted? Also check out the incredible Christmas menu, featuring Creamy Burrata, Traditional Christmas Turkey, Homemade Tiramisu, and non-alcoholic Mulled Wine… for just AED99 – what a steal!
9. The new IT spot is Rove La Mer
The opening rate for your relaxing stay begins from AED299 per night and you can upgrade to a sea view room for FREE by visiting the Rove Hotels.
- Opening rate from AED 299 per night.
- Inclusive of free upgrade to sea view room, 30% off F&B and complimentary late check-out.
8. A fabbo Christmas Market featuring Bongos Bingo at La Mer
TIS the season… for festive markets. AMIRITE?!
Festive Wonderland DXB is upon us, that includes Christmas markets, dining experiences, live tunes entertainment and, the best bit, BONGOS BINGO!
Where? Laguna Waterpark, La Mer
7. The Little Wolves are taking on an Olympic challenge and you can join them
This weekend, Team Angel Wolf are doing it different. Little Wolf Tia is taking on her own challenge with Rio, together they’ll tackle an Olympic distance triathlon and you can join!
You’ve missed day 1, but get yourself to Al Qudra (Friday) and Kite Beach (Saturday) to support this inspiring duo!
SWIM – Thursday 17th December, 07:00am, 1.5km open water swim (in 2 x 750m loop), Kite Beach
BIKE – Friday 18th December, 07:00am, 40kms cycle, Al Qudra loop.
RUN – Saturday 19th December, 07:00am, 10kms run (2 x 5km loop), Kite Beach
6. Los Chapitos Brunch, one for the whole fam!
Ola family brunching! The little ones will live the arts and crafts in the Cartel Cave along with mex-cellent dishes and free flow ice cream!
It’s a three-course menu, and it’s free for kids up to the age of 6!
5. Showing in Dubai cinemas NOW: Wonder Woman 1984
You’ve seen the movie Wonder Woman, released in 2017, starring Gal Gadot and Chris Pine. Well the big one is being released today, Thursday, December 17, Wonder Woman 1984 in cinemas across the UAE. Call up your amigos, book your tickets and grab the snacks to watch some DC action in theatre!
4. Uzbek dining starts at Zor, The Pointe
For the first time ever, Zor is inviting guests to the grand opening where you can try the rich Uzbek culinary experience, overlooking the world’s largest fountain. Try out the authentic flavours of Uzbekistan as you watch the The Pointe’s fountain show. Hosting the grand opening is Uzbek singer, songwriter and musician Sevara Nazarkhan on Thursday December, 17, starting 8pm.
Date & time: Thursday, December 17th. Grand opening show starts 8pm onwards
Bookings: 045669612 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: West Zone, The Pointe, Palm Jumeirah
3. Il Passaggio, The Pointe
Specialised in blending the top notch flavours of the Mediterranean cuisine, Il Passaggio’s New Year’s Eve package is going to be a legendary culinary journey, with a gourmet three-course meal, a welcome bevvie and unlimited selected mocktails. Starting you off with dishes like grilled tiger prawns and insalata mista salad, to the main courses of lobster lunguini and parmigiana di melanzane. Ending the journey with classics like tiramisu and chocolate fondant. The menu, however is a lot more vast and appetizing. The upbeat playlist will take into effect from 6pm to midnight to start the year on a fun note.
Price: AED350 per person
Timing: 7pm – 12:30am
Reservations: (04) 587 3111 or email@example.com
Advance bookings are required and child-friendly menu options are available upon request
1. Sundowners at Babiole, Al Habtoor City
Saturdays are reserved for Babiole’s Sunset Apertivo. EVERY Saturday. At the top of the Hilton Dubai in Al Habtoor City, Babiole is serving you the finest Antipasto and Seafood Platters and a bevvie. Tag along some mates to enjoy their Sunset Apertivo with stunning views of the Dubai skyline. You will love the terrace seating! As for the vibes, the DJ has that covered.
For more info and reservations, call +971 56 5154665 or click here!