happenings this month Things To Do For The Weekend 19 - 21 August
Things To Do For The Weekend 19 - 21 August
Updated on 18 August 2022

The highlight of the week that everyone looks forward to is always the weekend, a time for relaxing as well as getting active and making the most out of the break from the week day routines.

If you have been trying to add some more excitement to your weekend and want to experience the essence of Dubai, from watching great comedy sets to attending a music festival, here are some things to check out this weekend.

Selfdrive Laughter Factory Tour

When 19 and 20 August

Where Movenpick JBR

The amazing Selfdrive Laughter Factory Tour is back for the month offering a comedy loving audience unique sets from hilarious stand-up comedians. This nths tour features Ken Garr, Joe Jacobs and Allyson June Smith.

www.thelaughterfactory.com

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Octomad Arc 2

When 20 August

Where Sound Stage 3, Dubai Studio City

Put your dancing shoes on and get ready to rave this weekend at Octomad Arc 2. The event will feature an amazing line-up of global musicians, including HOSH, Ivan Masa, Stan Kolev and Teenage Mutants alongside local artists, Cattaree, Kade B, Susanna, KMZ and MAZ. 

www.dubai.platinumlist.net

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Ripe Market

When 20 August

Where The Springs Souk

Enjoy spending the weekend with a trip to the Ripe Market. Held at Springs Souk, shop from a wide range of products including clothes, jewellery, art and more, from small businesses to individuals at the pop-up store.

www.ripeevents.com

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Laughter Nights: Amit Tandon

When 20 August

Where Sheikh Rashid Auditorium

The hilarious comedian Amit Tandon is set to create a great comedy show for all. Having performed over 700 shows, the comedian shares his take on the joys of marriage and the life of parenting in the must-watch show.

www.dubai.platinumlist.net

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Art and Music Night

When 21 August

Where Theatre of Digital Art, Souk Madinat Jumeirah

Immerse yourself this weekend in a fun multi-sensory experience. Held at the Theatre of Digital Art, watch Soren Lyng Hansen, the amazing cellist, double bassist and pianist, play while enjoying the show 'From Monet to Kandinsky: Revolutionary Art' around you. Prices for the show start at Dhs 150.

www.toda.ae

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Immersive Yoga Vinyasa

When 21 August

Where Theatre of Digital Art, Souk Madinat Jumeirah

If you have been feeling burnt out lately with work, head down to the Theatre of Digital Art for a great yoga class. Held by Raluca Crupenschi, let your mind, body and soul relax with the help of music and stunning art. The class is open to beginners and advanced levels, with attendees required to bring their mats. Prices start at Dhs 150.

www.toda.ae

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