Looking for ways to make the most of your weekend in the UAE? We’ve got you covered with a range of fun-filled activities and special offers happening around the country.
1. Burn Calories and Win Prizes
Puma and Warehouse Gym present “The Work-Shop,” a fitness fusion event from October 6 to 8 at Warehouse Gym Al Quoz. Participants have the opportunity to earn PUMA Coins by engaging in intense workouts and burning calories. These coins can then be exchanged for fantastic prizes, including Warehouse Gym memberships and Puma gear. Don’t forget to wear your wearable technology to track your calorie expenditure. Registration is easy; simply visit Warehouse Gym Al Quoz before you start your workouts.
2. Scream on Screen
Prepare for a spine-tingling experience with “Screams On Screen” by Roxy Cinemas, starting today. Enjoy multiple screenings of highly anticipated horror movies, all with fantastic deals. Grab tickets starting from just Dh36.75 and immerse yourself in a month of spookiness. Food enthusiasts can relish the Halloween combo, which includes a burger, popcorn jar, smoothie, and more, all for Dh99. This offer is valid at all Roxy Cinema locations, including Dubai Hills Mall, City Walk, The Beach, Al Khawaneej Walk, and Boxpark.
3. Macbeth at Theatre by QE2
Kevali Productions and Theater by QE2 present “Macbeth,” one of William Shakespeare’s most tragic morality plays. This gripping narrative follows the story of Macbeth, driven by an insatiable thirst for power, as he embarks on a murderous campaign to become king. Witness the enthralling cast as they portray Macbeth’s descent into greed and the abandonment of moral integrity, leading to his ultimate downfall. Catch this dramatic play on Friday, October 6, with doors opening at 7:30pm and the show starting at 8pm.
4. Miracle Garden Reopens
Dubai’s beloved outdoor garden, boasting a riot of colorful blooms, is once again open to visitors. With pleasant weather ahead, revel in the beauty of nature intertwined with artistic creations that will leave you in awe. A family-favorite destination, Miracle Garden offers a breathtaking display of vibrant flowers shaped into various intricate forms and structures, showcasing Dubai’s artistic prowess. Ticket prices have been adjusted, with Dh95 per person, Dh65 for UAE residents, Dh80 for children aged three to 12, and free entry for little ones under three.
5. National Noodles Day
Celebrate National Noodles Day with China Bistro, the renowned Pan-Asian Restaurant. They are offering a special deal on a portion of noodles for just Dh15 per person, a significant discount from the usual starting price of Dh48. This offer is available at all branches in Dubai and Sharjah and is exclusively for dine-in customers. Enjoy a wide variety of noodles, from Japanese Wheat to Wok Tossed Hakka, while celebrating this beloved dish and its rich history.
6. Comedy Night with Amit Tandon in Dubai
“Colors Laughter Night” is back with a new season featuring Amit Tandon, the famous Indian comedian, and his brand-new special titled “Hamare Zamane Mein.” This show, tailored for fans in Dubai, is scheduled for Sunday, October 8, at Sheikh Rashid Auditorium in Hindi. Doors open at 6pm, and the show kicks off at 7pm. Tickets are available on Platinumlist.
7. Explore Al Qasimi Palace
Unlock the mysteries of Al Qasimi Palace in Ras Al Khaimah, rumored to be haunted, which has now been transformed into a museum open to the public. Al Qasimi Palace, also known as Al Qasr Al Ghamedh, was built in 1985 and has remained uninhabited since. Standing tall for 35 years, this palace, steeped in history and mystery, is the perfect place to visit during this spooky Halloween month. Explore all four floors and a maze with 35 rooms adorned with exquisite antiques and decor, each telling a tale of the palace’s rich history. The palace is open from 9am to 8pm, and tickets are priced at Dh75 per person, available for purchase at the palace.
8. Dubai Safari Park Reopens Its Gates
Another popular attraction in Dubai is reopening its doors to the public this weekend—Dubai Safari Park, complete with its thriving wildlife. A favorite destination for tourists and residents alike, the park offers an enriching learning experience with its new features. Visitors can choose from various ticket options tailored to their preferences, including the “King of Safari” package, where an expert guide can provide a personalized tour. For more information and online ticket bookings, visit their website at www.dubaisafari.ae.
9. Visit Hatta Wadi Hub
Hatta Wadi Hub, located near Jebal Jais, is a thrilling destination for adventure enthusiasts. With activities like zip-lining, rock climbing, mountain biking, and catapulting into the air, there’s something for everyone. Whether you’re visiting with family or friends, Hatta Wadi Hub offers an exciting place to spend quality time and even plan a camping trip for an extra day of fun.
10. Celebrate Hip Hop’s 50th Anniversary at Black Tap
Join the celebration of Hip Hop’s 50th Anniversary at Black Tap! The event takes place this evening, starting at 7:30pm until late, at Black Tap, Rixos Premium, JBR. Groove to iconic beats from the 80s, 90s, and early 2000s, enjoy street performances, and choose between a complimentary CrazyShake or cocktail. Don your finest Hip Hop attire and prepare for a night of legendary moments.