Covid19 Quarantine: Vida Hotels Dubai Launches Live Balcony Concerts

by Vaishnavi Venkataraman
Covid19 Quarantine: Vida Hotels Dubai Launches Live Balcony Concerts

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Coronavirus has led to almost the whole world locking themselves inside homes. However, the worst affected country- Italy found a new way to stay united. Recently, a video of Italians singing aloud from their balconies went viral. The gesture was to feel and stay connected with each other during through these tough times. And now, Dubai has taken inspiration and followed suit.

Also Read: Coronavirus In UAE: 5 Ways To Be Loving Towards Your City During The Dreaded Coronavirus Pandemic

What’s It?

Vida Hotels and Resorts, Dubai is hosting a live music concert on Thursday 26 March. And this is extra special because the concert will be hosted in the hotel’s balcony. Vida Balcony Sessions as its rightly called will be hosted across two properties in Dubai.

Local musicians will perform at the concerts scheduled to take place at Vida Downtown on 26 March from 6pm to 7pm. The second concert will happen on Vida Emirates Hills from 7pm to 8pm. Residents living around these areas can enjoy the live concert from their homes. However, those living in other areas can get a glimpse of the concert though their Instagram handle.

Although no details have been revealed about the line-up, we hear there will be a singer accompanied by a guitarist. More announcements about the performers will be shared on Vida’s social media.

What Else?

Meanwhile, in case you’re looking for more ways to keep yourself entertained from home, Dubai now has a new way that takes you on a trip. Dubai Media Office has announced the launch of six fully immersive 360-degree online museums, right from the comfort of your couch.

Get a sneak peek of the exhibits on show inside Al Naif Museum or enjoy a historical tour to the Etihad Museum. The museum takes you back in time, letting you soak in UAE’s rich history. The other museums you can visit include:

-Al Fihidi Historical Neighbourhood’s SIKKA 18 museum
-The Museum of the Poet Al Oqaili, Deira
-The Majlis Ghorfat Umm Al Sheif
-The Souk museum, Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood

Meanwhile, if you’re wondering how to keep kids occupied while staying at home, check out this list of 10 Fun Indoor Activities To Do With Kids When You’re Quarantined