Another weekend is upon us and that just means some well earned 'me time' or some valuable friends and family time to enjoy what Dubai has to offer us. As usual there a whole heap of things going on for everyone to enjoy, and here is our selection of a few things you can try out with the people you love, to make your weekend memorable and fun!
Acasa, My Home
When Till 17 June
Where Alserkal Avenue
Acasa, My Home is directed by Radu Ciorniciuc and tells the tale of a Romanian clan that live as one with nature. When forced to leave and move to the city, the family learns about the trials and perils of society.
Al Gaffal Long Distance Race
When 3 to 5 June
Where Ocean Active
The Al Gaffal Long Distance Race is a traditional water sport with skilled boatmen journeying from Abu Dhabi to Dubai. The race is widely popular and will also be celebrating its 30th anniversary this year.
Yoga At Dubai Opera
When 5 June
Where Dubai Opera
Dubai Opera is one of the most iconic locations in Dubai and is now hosting yoga sessions for all yoga enthusiasts. Enjoy a relaxing class while watching the sun go down near the Burj Khalifa.
Sharmila Dance Extravaganza
When 3 and 4 June
Where Mall of the Emirates, The Theatre
To all the dance lovers out there, the Sharmila Dance Extravaganza will feature dances from 7 year olds up to adults, feeling the beat of the music in stunning dance performances.
Run For The Oceans
When 3, 4 and 5 June
Where The Pointe and Al Mamzar Park
Everyone out there that wants to make a change for the environment, here is your chance. Adidas and Parley have teamed up for the challenge, and for every kilometre run through the Adidas app, the companies will clean up the equivalent weight of 10 plastic bottles from beaches and remote islands.
La Perle by Dragone
When 3, 4 and 5 June
Where La Perle
Watch the stunning La Perle show with exquisite choreography and daring stunts. Created by director Franco Dragone, the show is bound to leave you in awe. With two performances each day over this weekend, one at 6.30pm and the other at 9.30pm, you and your friends and family can do a show with dinner either before or after.
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