From Eating To Hanging Off A Dubai Skyscraper: Here Are 6 Fun Things To Do This Weekend


This weekend is for the foodies… the adrenaline junkies, the givers and the resters!

Make the most of this calm month and chill weekend by planning all that you would normally be too busy for.


6. Commemorate the month of giving back by donating blood

Latifa Hospital in association with SOS Meditation and Yoga Center is organizing a Blood Donation Camp.

Please note:

  • To donate blood you must be a UAE residency holder and over the age of 18
  • You will be required to present a valid Emirates ID with you
  • The approx time for donation is 20 mins
  • Transportation is available from Sharaf DG Metro Station

Where? SOS Meditation and Yoga Center – Nashwan Building, Al Mankhool Rd

When? Friday, April 8

More deets, here.

5. Get up and fit by heading for some Flow Night Run at the Kite Beach

Take up a challenge and break your record this Ramadan by running your fastest 5KM.​

This run will be led by @gadagetfit, a highly passionate runner who will ensure everybody finishes this run effectively. The fastest finishers who can show their run time using the MapMyRun app will get the chance to win a pair of our fastest running shoes, UA Flow. ​

When and time? Saturday, April 9 at 8pm

Where? Kite Beach next to Salt

Distance? 5km

Registration? Not needed

Cost? FREE

Prizes? YES

4. Get adventurous and active in Hatta during the month of Ramadan

Opt for an adrenaline-packed weekend by heading out to the Hatta Wadi Hub to enjoy activities such as ziplining, mountain biking, paragliding, archery, trampolining camel and horse riding.

Book a package that suits your fancy the best and start planning your drive down!

More deets here.


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3. Start your day with a filling and royal brekkie down at Jehangirs

Jehangirs is a royal Indian experience that serves Mughlai cuisine with a modern twist amidst an immersive ambience. The Breakfast menu is curated to satiate the soul with flavourful delicacies, and the fine presentation is a treat to the eyes.

Indulge in a royal weekend brekkie with options such as Eggs & Wraps, Punjab de Parathey, Freshly Squeezed Juices, Morning Refreshers, Smoothy, and light servings.  

The highlights of the menu are Double Egg Roll, Chicken Tikka Roll, Masala Omelette, Cheese Omelette, Mushroom Omelette, Masala Egg Bhurjee, Masala Egg Curry, Bombay Keema Masala, Aloo Paratha, Keema Paratha, Zattar Cheese Paratha, Mix Veg Paratha, Fresh Juices like Watermelon, Orange & Ananas, Smoothies like Mango, Banana, Date & Rose, Steamed Idli & Sambhar, Upma, Poha, Poori Bhaji, Poha, Medu Vada, and Refreshers like Kadak Chai, Sulemani, Coffee, Saffron Milk, and more.

Price? Prices start at AED10

Where? Shop #5, AWR MSquare Building, Near Burjuman, Al Mankhool, Dubai, UAE

Timings? 8am onwards

Call 045916167 for bookings. 

2. Check out Global Village before it draws to an end on May 7

Still feeling the Expo 2020 Dubai hangover?! Then change your weekend hub to the Global Village and visit country pavilions for a different kinda experience.

Shop, bargain, learn, go on rides, EAT, enjoy the free entertainment and get stunned by cultures from all over the world in a single evening.

Timings? 6pm – 2am

Date? Open till Saturday, May 7

Where? Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Road

Price? AED15 online or AED20 at the gate

More deets here.

1. Dare to go all the way up at the Sky Views Observatory

Check out Dubai’s most thrilling observatory that gives you never-before experiences this weekend!

Stand on the edge of the top of a skyscraper… real Mission Impossible level stuff at Sky Edge Walk in Sky Views Dubai.

This one is literally for ’em adrenaline junkies.

Timings? 2pm – 8pm

More deets here.


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