happenings this month Things To Do For The Weekend 5 - 7 May
Things To Do For The Weekend 5 - 7 May
Updated on 04 May 2023

Ahhhh, the blissful sound of the weekend approaching is one that is always looked forward to.

After a busy week of running errands and working, a well-deserved break over the weekend is a great way to energise to get back into the groove for the upcoming week.

In Dubai fashion, there is nothing one cannot do in the city, as it is constantly booming with activities and events galore.

This weekend, if on the lookout for some brilliant places to check out, then look no further.

Back To 90s

When 5 May

Where The Agenda, Media City

Travel back in time and live out the 90s this weekend at The Agenda. Dance the night away to tunes like 'Cotton Eye Joe', 'Mr. Vain' and more and delight in performances from Dr Alban, Ace of Base artist Jenny Berggren, Culture Beat, Nana and Rednex. Prices start at Dhs 229. 

www.dubai.platinumlist.net

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George Wassouf and Adam 

When 5 May

Where Dubai Opera

Dubai Opera is bringing talent artists George Wassouf and Adam for a one-night-only show. Syrian singer George Wassouf will perform hits including 'Sehert El Leil', 'Enta Gerhom' and more, with Adam singing wonderful songs including 'Tkhayalini', 'Hada Aaref' and more. 

Prices start at Dhs 295. 

www.dubaiopera.com

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Disney Princess - The Concert

When 5 to 7 May

Where Coca-Cola Arena

Disney fans, get ready to belt out amazing Disney music this weekend at Coca-Cola Arena. The show will have Broadway stars, Hiba Elchikhe, Steffanie Leigh, Anneliese Van Der Pol and Syndee Winters, perform alongside the all-women ensemble Firdaus Orchestra. Prices start at Dhs 150.

www.coca-cola-arena.com

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Chess Tournament and Car Show at Souk Al Marfa

When 5 to 7 May

Where Souk Al Marfa, Dubai Islands

Delight in a fun chess tournament and car show at Souk Al Marfa. Watch talented chess players go up against one another to win exciting prizes, and also enjoy getting an up-close view of a variety of supercars. Entry is free.

www.soukalmarfa.ae

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Candlelight: 100 Years of Warner Bros

When 6 May

Where The Theatre at Mall of the Emirates

Candlelight Concerts is back with a brilliant new show in Dubai celebrating the 100th anniversary of Warner Bros. With candles creating a stunning ambience, get mesmerised in a spectacular show with amazing music scores from Warner Bros movies. Prices start at Dhs 150.

www.artforall.ae

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UK Pink Floyd Experience

When 6 May

Where Dubai Opera

Pink Floyd fans, this event is the one to be at this weekend. In celebration of 50 years since the release of 'The Dark Side of The Moon', the show will pay tribute to the English rock band for their amazing rock music. Sing along to tunes including 'On The Run', 'Another Brick In The Wall', 'Wish You Were Here' and more. Prices start at Dhs 395.

www.dubaiopera.com

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12 Numarali Adam Show

When 6 May

Where The Theatre at Mall of the Emirates

Add some entertainment to the weekend with the actor and director, Erkan Kolçak Köstendil. The 90-minute solo show in Turkish will revolve around the story of a goalkeeper who is benched and works his way to get back on the team. Prices start at Dhs 125.

www.artforall.ae

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Emin Live

When 7 May

Where Dubai Opera

Get excited for a night to remember with performances from world-renowned performers, Emin and Ani Lorak. Enjoy a pop and rock concert at Dubai Opera that will have the audience grooving in their seat. Prices start at Dhs 500.

www.dubaiopera.com

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Chef's Table

When 7 May

Where Roberto's at Gate Village 1, DIFC

For one day only, Roberto's Dubai is hosting a wonderful Chef's Table from 7.30pm onwards, sure to make the mouth water. Created by multi-Michelin-starred Chef Enrico Bartolini, delight in a variety of appetisers, a main course served in the kitchen and a delicious tree dessert. Prices for the experience vary and must be booked in advance.

04-3860066

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Dubai Food Festival

When Till 7 May

Where Around Dubai

Foodies, this weekend is the last chance to explore all the brilliant food options that the Dubai Food Festival has to offer. The 10th edition of the festival will see limited-time-only dishes, masterclasses, workshops, pop-ups and more, that are sure to take the tastebuds on an unmissable adventure.

www.dubai-food-festival.com

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