Fun Things To Do In Dubai This Weekend

by Angel Merchant
Fun Things To Do In Dubai This Weekend

The weekend is coming up, and after the crazy week we’ve all had, we could all do with some fun. Dubai is always cooking up news things to enjoy, and this weekend, there’s a whole lot to look forward to. From great discounts at amusement parks, to exciting fun this weekend, we’ve got you covered.

1. Motiongate

In celebration of the leap year last week, Motiongate had an amazing deal. The massive outdoor amusement park offered tickets for AED 29 only. And now they have extended their offer to this weekend. On Thursday, Friday and Saturday, UAE residents can enjoy the entire hollywood themed attraction for AED 29. You can also indulge in an all you can eat buffet for an added cost of AED 59, at the Madagascar themed, King Julien’s cafe, after which you will also receive a free gift. So this weekend, its definitely time to move it all the way down to motiongate.

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Location – Dubai Parks and Resorts
Dates – 5 March – 7 March
Cost – AED 29 per ticket

2. Lea Salonga At The Dubai Opera

Watch the Disney legend perform at the Dubai Opera this weekend. Known for her powerful voice and incredible pitch, Lea salonga first became famous in 2017. The filipino artist then went on to voice two different disney princesses, and perform a number of musicals around the world. This weekend at the Dubai Opera, she will be dazzling audiences with her performances of broadway hits and popular disney movies. She will be singing songs from movies like Miss Saigon, Les Miserables, Mulan, Aladdin, and more.

Fun Things To Do In Dubai This Weekend!
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Location – The Dubai Opera
Dates – 5 March and 6March
Cost – Starting at AED350 per ticket

3. Gipsy Kings by Andre Reyes

Another exciting show is coming to the Dubai Opera this weekend. The Gypsy Kings are a popular musical group, led by Andre Reyes. They are famous for their songs such as Djobi Djoba, Bamboleo, A Mi Manera, and a catchy remake of Hotel California. They will be performing the coming weekend on Saturday the 8th of March.

Location – The Dubai Opera
Dates – 8 March
Cost – Starting at AED195 per ticket

4. Soul Side Wellness Event

Take the time to rejuvenate, this weekend, with the perfect wellness event. Come together this Friday for the Soul Side Wellness event, where the theme is ‘Rising with love’. The event will be similar to a workshop, and will try and connect with the very fabric of our being, love. The focus will be on loving yourself, and growing with that love. The day will involve intriguing talks, activities, healing workshops, and consulting sessions. There will even be places to purchase some healing products! Start living your life with love for yourself and others, after attending this effective wellness event.

Fun Things To Do In Dubai This Weekend!
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Location – Jumeirah Lake Towers
Dates – 6 March
Cost – Free

5. Comic Book Art Workshop

Comic art has become quite a popular phenomenon. With the rise of comic movies such as The Avengers, Justice League, and more, this is the perfect place to learn some great art techniques. You’ll get a chance to learn from talented and experienced comic artists, and understand how animations are made. This can even help you kickstart a career in the animation industry. And best of all? It’s absolutely free.

Fun Things To Do In Dubai This Weekend!
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Location – SAE institute Dubai, Knowledge Park
Dates – 7 March
Cost – Free

6. Cafe Cook Out

Boxout FM and Amongst few cafe will be hosting a family friendly barbecue, while jamming to great music with live DJ’s. The event known as the ‘G Funk’ era will also have a live broadcast on Boxout.fm for those who cannot attend. Boxout.fm have had many events in the past, in different cities around the world.

Location – Amongst few cafe
Dates – 7 March
Cost –AED 75 per head

7. Children’s Workshop – Seeds Of The Future

Children can now enjoy a fun workshop planting seeds in the desert! Enrol your kids in this interactive workshop where they’ll learn about sustainability and eco farming in the Emirati desert. They will also understand how to preserve seeds for the future. The workshop is free and open to all, but has limited seats. So make sure to register well before hand in order to save your seat. The event is also open for parents and others to watch how the children are taught about preserving our planet with sustainable living.

Fun Things To Do In Dubai This Weekend!
Credits: Seeds of today/Facebook

Location – Al Serkal Avenue
Dates – 7 March
Cost – Free