happenings this month Things To Do For The Weekend 26 - 28 May
Things To Do For The Weekend 26 - 28 May
Updated on 25 May 2023

Everybody can vouch for the weekend being the best part of any week and is the much-needed time for rest, recuperation and getting energised to kick start a new week.

While in Dubai, the city is always buzzing with life and energy, and there is always so much to do, it can get confusing, trying to add all the exciting events to the calendar.

Discover Dubai is here to make the decision easier, with a roundup of amazing activations to enjoy this weekend.

In Unison With Music: City Edition

When 26 May

Where The Agenda, Dubai Media City

Music and entertainment are two great ways to make the weekend worthwhile, and this one-day event at The Agenda will see a brilliant lineup of artists from Salvatore Ganacci, Imanbek, Todd Terry, Le Twins, and DJ Umek perform. To add to the event, visitors can also marvel at art installations, Arabic street food and stores to shop for clothing from Dubai-based artists. Prices start at Dhs 180.



Bjorn Again

When 26 May

Where Dubai Opera

ABBA fans, get excited as the tribute show to the group is being held this weekend at Dubai Opera. Delight in listening to hits from the world-renowned four-member band like 'Mamma Mia', 'Super Trouper', 'Winner Takes It All' and more. Prices start at Dhs 250.



Black Coffee Live

When 26 May

Where WHITE Dubai, Dubai Harbour

Grammy award-winning artist, Black Coffee is headlining an amazing concert, that is sure to be a memorable night to all those that attend. Dance away to the catchy tunes by the artist. Visitors can also enjoy opening performances by Paul Svenson, Fredrick Stone and Alex Twin. Prices start at Dhs 300.



The Hits of Motown

When 26 and 27 May

Where The Theatre by QE2

Travel back in time to the 60s with an amazing show held over two days at the Theatre by QE2 in Dubai. Listen to classics from popular artists like Stevie Wonder, The Jackson 5, Marvin Gaye and more. Prices start at Dhs 99.



Peter Pan On Ice

When 26 to 28 May

Where The Theatre by Mall of the Emirates

Enjoy a stunning production and go on an adventure to Neverland with Peter Pan, the Lost Boys, Wendy and her brothers. The amazing show will be held on ice and will see the group go up against Captain Hook and the pirates. Prices start at Dhs 150.



Al Gaffal Long Distance Race

When 26 to 28 May

Where Dubai International Marine Club

Mark the end of the marine sporting season with the 32nd edition of the Al Gaffal Long Distance Race. The three-day event will see traditional 60-foot sailing ships head to the finish line. The event will begin at Sir Bu'Nair Island in Sharjah before ending up on the shores of Dubai. Entry is free.



3 Day Super Saver Sale

When 26 to 28 May

Where Malls around Dubai

Been waiting for an amazing sale to upgrade the wardrobe or buy new pieces for the home? The exciting 3 Day Super Sale is here, and shoppers can enjoy discounts of up to 90% on shoes, accessories, clothing and electronics at participating malls in Dubai.



Ne-Yo Live

When 27 May

Where MARQ, Jumeirah 1

To mark the grand opening of MARQ, the new nightlife destination in Jumeirah 1, Ne-Yo, the American singer and songwriter, is set to perform. Listen to top hits from the artist including 'So Sick', 'Miss Independent', 'Mad', 'Because Of You' and more. Tickets are available on entry.



Rhapsody of Memories

When 27 May

Where Theatre of Digital Art, Souk Madinat Jumeirah

Enjoy a wonderful show at the Theatre of Digital Art with pianist and composer, Fyodor Biryuchev performing. The show will take visitors on a journey through life, from love to heartbreak and joy. Prices start at Dhs 200.



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