YAY For Eid: Here Are 10 Things To Do In The UAE This Weekend

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It’s not just the weekend.

It’s the Eid Al Adha weekend, which means more time to go out and explore the things you usually wouldn’t.

Without further ado, here’s your list of ideas. Tag a friend, tell ’em what’s up and hit up these spots!

Long weekend – woot woot! Here are some ideas on things you can do:


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1. WHITE Beach’s BURN event on Fridays

If you haven’t yet visited WHITE Beach & Restaurant- then make this your first stop. ‘BURN’ takes place on Fridays and is pretty much an all-day experience with live entertainment.

From Friday morning SUP sessions, to the brunch from 12-4pm, + pool and beach access.

This is the summer spot in Dubai!

More info here.


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2. Learn to build some ‘Billionaire Habits’ by getting this book and attending the book signing of its author, Dr. Stephen Akintayo, at Kiza

Head on out to Kiza on July 22, 2021, Thursday and get your very own copy of ‘Billionaire Habits’ signed by the author himself. For AED200, you get both the book and a delis KIZA meal (WIN!)

The time slots available are:

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
1:00 pm – 2:00pm
2:00 pm – 3:00pm
3:00pm – 4:00pm

Register here or call +97158521092 for more info!


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3. Head out to Marina for the fabulous L’Afro Friday brunch

This spot will remind you of the pre-pandemic partying ways (still done safely, of course!) but for all you French and afrobeat music lovers- don’t miss out on one of the greatest brunches in town.

For their Eid special, L’Afro’s heating it with a special Guest DJ named ‘DJ Mimi’, along with noted Dubai DJs DJ Sam Benyamin, DJ Shoni and DJ Mad H. Turn it up this Friday, July 23 at The Boss Lounge Dubai.

Book early though cus this gets filled up pretty quick!

Call +971508980561 for reservations.


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4. How about feasting it big at the Big Festival Brunch, The Scene by Simon Rimmer?

An adults-only brunch with all your favourite British food, tipples and LIVE entertainment!

Woot woot, have yourself a very merry great British summer at The Scene’s Thursday brunch.

This July 22, from 8-11pm with!

Reservations can be made either via email eat@thescenedubai.com or by calling  04 422 2328!

5. Join the Dubai Sharks for a 12-hour row that’ll be hosted at McGettigan’s JLT

Support the Girls Who Dare Team who are currently rowing it out from San Francisco to Hawaii as part of the Great Pacific Race and they’re trying to push a world record too!

Everyone’s welcome to join for only AED79 at the door that includes breakfast, and tea, coffee or a soft drink.

More info here.

6. Go to the Al Barsha Night Flea Market for some bargainssss or to sell your own stuff for some extra $$$

If you have things you no longe ruse and feel like selling, you can head down to the Dubai Flea Market and turn this into cash. All you have to do is book a stall through their website. 

Happy selling (or buying!)

More info here.


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7. Catch the resident band About Last Night performing in The Tent on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 930pm

…and Fridays after brunch from 5-6pm.

If you like rock, you’ll love these guys who perform at Bla Bla Dubai on the days mentioned.

Where? The Beach, opposite JBR

Call or WhatsApp +971 58 606 3535 to reserve!


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8. If techno beats is your thing, then book yourself a spot at Garden of Cove ASAP

Saturdays are for deep house and techno beats over at Garden of Cove where live DJ’s play all your faves nonstop.

From 12-9pm, you can delight in the awesome music with a sharing food platters from AED199 or a sharing of cocktails for 6 people at AED190! Fab!

Reserve your spots on WhatsApp or call +971 50 454 6920. ⁣⁣

9. Ladies night? On a FRIDAY? Oh yes, only at KIMPO

Oh yes.

Ladies, hurry and get on to Kimpo from 8pm to 1am for TWO complimentary bevies.

No need to reserve for the ladies but it’s on a first-come first-serve basis.

More info here.


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10. Visit the Kristel Bechara solo show ‘A Dance of Colours’ at DIFC’s Gate Avenue

You can check it out everyday from 10am to 10pm , open to all visitors- just walk in, take your pics and enjoy.

It’s a sight to behold, indeed!

Location: Gate Avenue, DIFC


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