happenings this month Things To Do For The Weekend 8 - 10 July
Things To Do For The Weekend 8 - 10 July
Updated on 08 July 2021

It is finally the weekend and with all the entertainment and activity that Dubai has to offer, it is hard to stay away from all the fun. Here are some great events to check out with family or friends, from meeting children's favourites Modesh and Dana at Modesh World or looking at the stunning aquatic animals at the aquarium, there is something for everyone.

Dubai Summer Surprises

When Till 30 September

Where All around Dubai

Dubai Summer Surprises is back for the year with amazing experiences all throughout the summer. Enjoy discounts on retail stores across Dubai, as well as dining deals for all the foodies to enjoy all the delicious dishes Dubai has to offer. Family fun and entertainment are also the themes this summer with activities for all. 

www.dss.com

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Underwater Wonders

When 8, 9 and 10 July

Where Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo

Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo are hosting a stunning underwater show that will feature underwater effects, choreographed dancers, ballerinas, music and mermaids over the weekend. Enjoy a great family trip at the aquarium, home to thousands of aquatic animals.

www.thedubaiaquarium.com

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Modesh World

When Till 30 July

Where Dubai World Trade Centre

Kids can now enjoy Modesh World which is back for the summer. Children can now enjoy a multitude of games, learning zones and fun activities as well as the new addition, Modesh Village, where you can explore where Modesh and Dana live.

www.modesh.com

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Red Bull Jump And Freeze

When 9 July

Where Ski Dubai

Ski Dubai along with Red Bull is offering vaccinated individuals a fun event. Participants will wear outlandish costumes and create their own vehicle in teams of two or three and then slide down the icy slopes at Ski Dubai before plunging into a pool of freezing cold water at the bottom of the slope. 

www.redbull.com

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Just Like That Play

When 8 and 10 July

Where The Theatre at Mall of the Emirates

As a part of DSS, the Just Like That play is back for two nights at The Theatre at Mall of the Emirates. The play follows different nationalities living in a building in JLT and their meeting on New Year's Eve, as well as the funny clash of cultures and way of life of all of them.

www.platinumlist.com

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The Sound Of Hollywood

When 9 July

Where Dubai Opera

Dubai Opera sees 25 jazz musicians from the UAE as well as the GCC come together to perform Hollywood blockbusters from musicals to theme songs including The Pink Panther, Austin Powers and more.

www.dubaiopera.com

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Tom And Jerry Cheese Town

When Till 30 July

Where Ibn Battuta Mall

Meet everyone's favourite frenemies, Tom and Jerry, at Ibn Battuta Mall. Enjoy watching clips of the iconic Tom and Jerry television show with a live mini-orchestra playing the music and sound effects along with the show. 

www.ibnbattutamall.com

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