WEEKEND HOTLIST: 8 Things You Just Can’t Miss Out On!


Chin up, folks. Even though summer’s winding down and time’s slipping away, you can still jazz up your weekend with some laid-back fun…

Just keep on scrolling to discover all the awesome stuff you can dive into this weekend!


8. Brace yourself for a musical extravaganza featuring the iconic Egyptian singer Tamer Ashour

For the FIRST time ever, Tamer Ashour is all set to enchant the United Arab Emirates! This highly anticipated show is bound to be a truly enchanting and memorable event.

Where? Sheikh Rashid Hall, World Trade Centre

When? Saturday 19 Aug, at 7:30 PM

Book here!

7. PSST… this is the LAST call for the ultimate summer fun on Yas Island with the Kids Go FREE Offer

Don’t tell us we didn’t warn you! Summer’s ticking away, but you can still make awesome family memories on Yas Island, where kids stay, play, dine, and kart for free all season long.

When you book a stay at participating top-notch hotels between June 1st and September 30th, 2 kids under the age with 12 with 2 paying adults can go for free. They get free entry to Yas Island’s epic theme parks, dine for free, and even kart for free at Yas Marina Circuit with every parent-booked session. Unmissable fun!

Book here!

6. Grab a taste of the YUMMIEST breakfast at Chival

Chival has got your breakfast cravings covered, whether you’re into a hearty English breakfast, yummy eggs benedict, or even healthy choices with detox juices. Dive into their unlimited breakfast deal, and take your pick – chill indoors in their effortlessly cool vibe or soak up the sun in their lush courtyard. Plus, on weekends, you can enjoy a relaxed breakfast all the way until 4 pm.

Where? Chival Global Social, City Walk


  • Monday to Friday from 6.30 am to 11.00 am
  • Saturday and Sunday from 6.30 am to 4.00 pm

Price? AED 150 per person, including unlimited food and drinks

5. Beat The Heat with Modi Al Shamrani & DJ Aseel

Another weekend… another LIT concert!

Experience the highly anticipated 2nd edition of Beat The Heat, a summer extravaganza in the UAE! Get ready to be enchanted by the talented Modi Al Shamrani as she graces the stage, captivating the crowd with her incredible vocal prowess. DJ Aseel will be by her side, infusing the dance floor with their dynamic mixing expertise, ensuring a night packed with continuous beats and irresistible rhythms that’ll keep everyone grooving.

Where? The Agenda, Dubai

When? Saturday, 19 Aug, at 6:30 PM

Book your tix here!


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4. Unwind and enjoy the ultimate relaxation at Saadiyat Island

From watching adorable turtles hatch at Jumeirah Saadiyat Island Resort, the FINEST dining options, to going on a cultural excursion at Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas… they’ve got it ALL.

Discover the charms of this delightful destination that offers the joys and wonders of travel without the need to go far. Imagine beaches, culinary pleasures, museums, stunning architecture, and the list just goes on…

For more information on Saadiyat Island, visit https://saadiyatisland.ae/


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3. Gear up for a fun dose of action with the very first indoor Mall Run at Dragon Mart

Escape the heat and run indoors with some AC! Dragon Mart Mall Run is bringing you a cool 5K and 2.5K race right inside Dubai’s biggest Chinese-themed shopping hub.

Everyone’s invited, whether you’re a newbie or a pro runner. It’s the perfect way to enjoy some summer shopping vibes at Dragon Mart 2 without breaking a sweat.

Where? Dragon Mart, Al Awir Road

When? Sunday, 20th Aug at 8 AM

Price? 59AED or 79AED (Entry includes prize money – 900AED, Finisher medal, Prize Money, Finisher t-shirt, Monviso water and a downloadable e-Certificate)

2. Time to channel your inner BARBIE and head over to Double Decker

YEPP, you read that right. The Barbie extravaganza does not stop in Dubai. Double Decker, a British themed pub, is hosting the ULTIMATE Barbie party this weekend.

Where? Double Decker Pub, Al Murooj Complex

When? Saturday, 19th aug at 9 PM

For Reservations, call 04 307 3577 or email dine.almurooj@swissotel.com


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1. Check out the new Dubai Women’s Run 23 activation at Dubai Festival City Mall!

Check out the new Dubai Women’s Run’23 activation at DFCM! This fun activation is a chance to push your own limits in the company of your DWR community. Challenge yourself on the ‘Happiness Mill’ to win a 15% discount on the DWR’23 registration site. Their official Fitness partners UformFitness will put you up to challenge to win 1 day pass for all participants, 3 days pass for runner ups & 7 days pass for winners.

Sound like your kind of challenge? (P.S. It’s open till August 31st, so HURRY!)

What is the Happiness Mill?

Based on a minute run on a treadmill, we calculate your run time compared to the Fastest 10 km Woman Runner in the UAE. Are you up for the challenge?

What’s more?

-You bag free day passes from the event’s official fitness partners- U-Form

-A chance to get 15% discount of DWR’23 event registration

Where? Ground Floor, Dubai Festival City Mall, DFC

When? 18th-31th of August

The Dubai Women’s Run is happening on the 5th of November at Dubai Festival City Mall.

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