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Things To Do During The National Day Weekend
Updated on 30 November 2022

We have all been waiting patiently and counting down to the days of the highly awaited National Day weekend!

With most people set to enjoy a long four-day weekend, there is only so much sleep you can catch up on before the boredom sets in.

As Dubai is known for going all out in celebrating the 51st UAE National Day, get ready to enjoy a wide range of activities and events taking place during the long holiday.

If you need a guide to break it down, keep on reading.

Emirates Dubai 7s

When 1 to 3 December

Where The Sevens Stadium

The Emirates Dubai 7s is happening over the long break and will see one of the biggest events in the Middle East take place as men's and women's rugby teams compete. An amazing lineup of performers will have Craig David, Gorgon City and The Cuban Brothers play.

www.dubairugby7s.com

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Comedy Night With EKO

When 2 December 

Where Dubai Opera

Morrocan funnyman Abdul Rahman Ouaabed also known as EKO, is coming to Dubai for a special one-day-only performance at Dubai Opera. After making his debut at the Festival Marrakech of Laughter, EKO has gone on to wow crowds, and his show will feature stand-up comedy, singing and more. Prices start at Dhs 200.

www.dubaiopera.com

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Eida Al Menhali and Dalia Mubarak Live

When 2 December

Where Al Wasl Plaza, Expo City Dubai

Make your way to Al Wasl Plaza at Expo City and watch a brilliant performance by singers Eida Al Menhali and Dalia Mubarak. The iconic Arabic singers will serenade guests with their top hits. Prices start at Dhs 300.

www.dubai.platinumlist.net

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Layali Al Kanzi 

When 2 December

Where InterContinental Dubai Festival City

Celebrate the 51st UAE National Day with a special performance at InterContinental Dubai Festival City. Organised by the Layali Al Kanzi family, the event will be hosted by Mayada Gamaraldin and will have singer Mohamed Bashir entertain the crowds, followed by DJ Teddy Jam on the decks. Prices start at Dhs 200.

www.dubai.ticketmagic.me

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December Selfdrive Laughter Factory Tour

When 2 and 3 December

Where Movenpick JBR

Delight in filling this National Day weekend with loads of laughs and cheers. Hilarious comedians Andrew Ryan, Liam Withnail and Radu Isac, are set to perform two amazing shows during this holiday at Movenpick JBR. Prices are set at Dhs 160.

www.thelaughterfactory.com

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Lucky Ali Live

When 3 December

Where The Agenda, Media City

The iconic Indian indie-pop king is coming to Dubai for a brilliant performance as part of the Winter Music Fest at The Agenda at Media City. Having won multiple awards, Lucky Ali is known for his top hits, including 'Ek Pal Ka Jeena', 'Gori Teri Aankhen Kahe', 'Safarnama' and more. Prices start at Dhs 99.

www.wintermusicfest.com

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Dubai Fitness Championship

When 3 and 4 December

Where Coca-Cola Arena

Coca-Cola Arena is ready for an action-packed sporting event with the 10th edition of the Dubai Fitness Championship. Watch as 40 individuals and teams from 17 countries compete for the top prize and test their fitness skills in weightlifting, gymnastics, endurance and more. Prices start at Dhs 100.

www.coca-cola-arena.com

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JBR Winter Nights

When Till 31 December

Where The Walk JBR

Get into the FIFA, festive, and National Day fun, all at once at the JBR Winter Nights at The Walk JBR. On 2 and 3 December, catch a Marvel movie under the stars, watch a guitarist and percussionist play and participate in art and craft events.

www.jbr.com

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Murder Mystery Dubai

When 3 December till 17 February

Where Al Seef Heritage Hotel

Al Seef Heritage Hotel, for a limited time, is turning into the ultimate destination for a Murder Mystery. The 90-minute experience will have visitors figure out how and why Professor Hawthorne and his wife were killed, using skills and hints. Prices start at Dhs 210.

www.murdermysteryexperiences.com

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