Top things to do this weekend in the UAE

Top things to do this weekend in the UAE

Have you made your weekend plans yet? If not, here are some activities you might want to think about doing.

Ramadan Wonders at Global Village

Immerse yourself in the lively Ramadan atmosphere at Global Village! Discover a wonderful mix of tasty food, cultural shows, and a festive vibe. Visit the Ramadan Wonders Souk, styled like a classic Emirati market, where you can explore a variety of Ramadan-themed items from different stalls. Don't miss the daily performances on the Main Stage by the Arabian Orchestra, featuring 30 talented musicians, and enjoy traditional Tannoura shows, adding to the spirit of the Holy Month.

Iftar deals at Sausage Saloon

Sausage Saloon understands the busy lifestyle of modern Muslims during Ramadan. That's why they offer delicious and filling Ramadan meals. With more than 10 types of South African-style hotdogs, including lamb specialties, they provide tempting deals for both Iftar and Suhoor. Options like the Monster Combo, Hunger Buster, and Family Deal cater to different appetites, ensuring a satisfying and flavorful feast packed with protein. Available daily during Ramadan at Dubai Festival City's Food Court, these deals offer monster hotdogs, burgers, fries, and drinks starting from Dh29. Join Sausage Saloon this Ramadan to enjoy South Africa's favorite hotdogs.

Learn to prepare Kimchi

Here's your chance to learn the art of fermenting vegetables and make your own kimchi! Join this masterclass to discover the science behind fermentation, get useful tips, and practice hands-on to create a special Ramadan-themed kimchi using extra vegetables. Admission is free. The event is on Saturday, March 23, from 7:30pm to 9:30pm, at A4 Space, Warehouse 4, Alserkal Avenue. For any questions, call: 04 333 3464.

Hindi comedy play

Immerse yourself in the world of "Gaj Foot Inch," a Hindi play written by KP Saxena. The story follows Tekchand, who meets Jugni in an arranged marriage setup. Seeking advice on romance from his parents, Tekchand experiences love for the first time against the backdrop of the 80s. The play prompts reflections on patriarchal norms while offering moments of laughter. Tickets are priced at Dh80. The show runs from Friday, March 22, to Sunday, March 24, at The Junction, Alserkal Avenue. For more information, call: 04 338 8525.

Lego school adventure

Hey kids! Get ready for an awesome adventure at Lego Friends' Heartlake International School! Join Aliya, Leo, Liann, Autumn, Zac, and other friends in the 'Class of 2024' and enjoy five exciting activities. From scavenger hunts to building snacks and creating mosaics, there's so much fun to be had. Once you complete the tasks, you'll receive a fantastic Welcome Pack, including an ID card, bracelet-making kit, sticker sheet, and Lego Friends brick. Admission fees start at Dh330 (on-site) and Dh295 (online), and it's free for kids under three. The program is running until Sunday, April 14, at Dubai Parks and Resorts.

EuroLeague Basketball Adidas Next Generation

Be a part of history as the Coca-Cola Arena hosts the first-ever EuroLeague Basketball Adidas Next Generation Tournament (ANGT) Qualifier from March 22 to 24. Eight U-18 teams will go head-to-head for a chance to move on to the finals in Berlin later this year. Basketball fans can look forward to thrilling displays of skill, from classic jump shots to alley-oops, as talented players demonstrate their dribbling and dodging abilities in intense matches. Come cheer for your favorite teams and enjoy action-packed games during this exciting competition hosted by the Falcons Academy. Tickets are available starting at Dh15 per game or Dh35 per day.

Banyan Tree Dubai and Shimis Yoga

Indulge in a serene experience at Banyan Tree Dubai's Wellness Deck on Bluewaters this Sunday, March 24, with a blend of yoga, sound healing, and iftar by the beach. Led by expert instructor Lauren Ruttle, guests will embark on a journey to unlock their inner chakra through a series of stretches and exercises. The session offers tranquility and reconnection. Choose from two packages: Dh290 for yoga and sound healing, or Dh390 for yoga, sound healing, and iftar. Limited spots are available, so reserve now at +971 4 556 6401.

Spring camps for children

Spring camps are now available! Gymboree Play and Music Dubai presents Blossom Beats from March 25 to April 5, offering gym sessions and storytelling for children aged 4 to 10. To register, call +971 050 205 4942 or email OliOli's Inventshop Spring Camp runs from March 25 to April 5, featuring creative crafting and scavenger hunts. Designed for ages 4 to 10, with fees starting from Dh890 per week. For more details, contact: 04 702 7300.

Take part in a charitable initiative

Seeking a meaningful activity in Dubai this weekend? Participate in Being Human Clothing Dubai's Ramadan clothing donation drive at City Centre Deira. Donate gently used clothes to support those in need and receive a Dh25 voucher for every kilogram donated. Let's spread generosity this Ramadan and create a positive impact together. For more information, call 04 2734764. Address: Being Human Store, City Centre Deira.

News Source: Khaleej Times

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