happenings this month Things To Do For The Weekend 24 - 26 February
Things To Do For The Weekend 24 - 26 February
Updated on 23 February 2023

Are you ready to make this weekend an enjoyable one?

With so many events and activities taking place around Dubai, seize the moment and make the most of all that's available.

If you need any suggestions, keep scrolling.

Apache Indian

When 24 February

Where Bar Bar Freestyle Kitchen and Bar, Occidental Al Jaddaf

Head down to Bar Bar Freestyle Kitchen and Bar and get ready to dance the night away to iconic tunes from Apache Indian. The star is known for his amazing performances in the 90s and also for starting a new musical genre, Asian Urban Sound. 



Marc Lottering Live

When 24 February 

Where The Theatre at Mall of the Emirates

Are you looking for some unstoppable laughs this weekend? Then Marc Lottering is the one to see. Having performed in South Africa, London, and Australia, the 'Uncle Marc' show will have you in fits of giggles as he shares tales from his life. Prices start at Dhs 150.




When 24, 25 and 26 February

Where Coca-Cola Arena

Delight in a series of amazing classical music with InClassica. On 24 February, enjoy a performance by an Italian violinist, followed on 25 February by a concert by violin masters. Two amazing violin and piano soloists will then perform on 26 February. Prices start at Dhs 75.



Sikka Art and Design Festival

When 24 February to 5 March

Where Al Fahidi Neighbourhood

Get ready for ten days of endless art and entertainment. The 11th edition of Sikka Art and Design Festival is back and will see the works of many local and international artists from hosting exhibitions, installations, poetry nights and movie nights. Entry is free to all.



Hag Al Laila

When 24 February to 5 March

Where Al Shindagha Museum

In preparation for the Holy Month of Ramadan, Al Shindagha Museum is hosting Hag Al Laila. The Emirati tradition sees children visiting different houses in the area and singing in exchange for sweets, and will also host a variety of fun activities and workshops. Entry is free to all.



Dubai Canal Run

When 25 February

Where Dubai Canal

Delight in a fun run at Dubai Canal this weekend. Take in the stunning view of the water, while doing the run that is great for beginners to pros. Opt between 1km, 3km, 5km or 10km routes. Parents with kids can run the 1km route for free. Prices start at Dhs 55.



UK Boarding School Exhibition

When 25 and 26 February

Where Grosvenor House Hotel

If you are looking for the right boarding school for your child, then the UK Boarding School Exhibition is one to visit this weekend. Meet up with 25 boarding schools from the UK and get answers to all your questions from education consultants. Entry is free and get free copy of the UK boarding school directory.



Shrek The Musical

When Till 26 February

Where Dubai Opera

Dubai Opera is bringing Shrek, one of the highly popular musicals to Dubai. This weekend, enjoy watching the amazing story of Shrek, an ogre unfold as he goes to save Princess Fiona. Things turn when she expected a handsome prince to come to her rescue. Prices start at Dhs 275. 



Dubai Duty-Free Championships

When Till 4 March

Where Dubai Duty-Free Tennis Stadium

Enjoy watching amazing internationally renowned tennis players compete to win the title at the Dubai Duty-Free Championships. This weekend, the winner will be decided for the WTA 100 women's competition on Saturday, 25 February, and the ATP 500 men's competition will be held afterwards from Sunday, 26 February. Prices for tickets start at Dhs 55.



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