happenings this month Things To Do For The Weekend 1 - 3 September
Things To Do For The Weekend 1 - 3 September
Updated on 31 August 2023

Looking to make some plans for the weekend?

One of the many reasons for Dubai's popularity is due to being the ultimate hub for entertainment and activities, that can be enjoyed with family and friends. This weekend, grab loved ones and head to spots around Dubai and delight in Dubai Summer Surprises as it comes to a close, or laugh away at comedy shows, that are sure to be fun galore.

Discover Dubai has listed some of the amazing events happening around Dubai, to make it a worthwhile weekend.

Dubai Summer Surprises

When Till 3 September

Where Around Dubai

Make the most of the final weekend of Dubai Summer Surprises with amazing sales and live entertainment. Shoppers can delight in up to 90% off on clothing, shoes, accessories, beauty and electronics. 

www.mydss.ae

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Dubai Sports World

When Till 10 September

Where Dubai World Trade Centre 

Looking for a great indoor workout spot? Dubai Sports World is the place to check out. Enjoy playing various sports including football, basketball, padel, volleyball and cricket, at over 40 courts and pitches at the venue.

www.dubaisportsworld.ae

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Farhan Akthar Live

When 1 September

Where Coca-Cola Arena

Bollywood actor and singer Farhan Akthar is set to perform his first arena concert in Dubai this weekend. Having made his acting and singing debut in 2008, the artist will sing hits including 'Socha Hai', 'Rock On!!', and 'Sinbad The Sailor'. Prices for the concert start at Dhs 120.

www.coca-cola-arena.com

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Beat the Heat with Massar Egbari and Big Sam

When 1 September

Where The Agenda, Dubai Media City 

Enjoy amazing sets from two popular artists in the Middle East as part of Dubai Summer Surprises. Egyptian rock band Massar Egbari has been in the music scene since 2008 and is notable for incorporating soulful lyrics with a fusion of rock, pop, and Egyptian folk sounds. Palestinian rapper Big Sam, will mesmerise the crowds with tunes including 'Ma Bethon', 'Ya Gamar', and 'Wasi'. Prices start at Dhs 160.

www.theagenda.com

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EZOW Live

When 1 September

Where VII Dubai at Conrad Dubai, Trade Centre 1

Make the most of an electrifying set by Emirati rapper EZOW, popular for exploring genres from hip-hop to rap. Sing along to hits including 'Hold Me Down', 'Celebrate', 'Look at That', and 'Bad Temper'. Entry is free.

050-6750816

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Jazz Night with Bobby

When 2 September

Where Theatre of Digital Art, Souk Madinat Jumeirah

Jazz enthusiasts, make the most of this amazing event taking place at the Theatre of Digital Art. Delight in an immersive 360-degree show by Bobby Valchev and his band, as they perform hits from legends like Michael Buble, Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett. Prices start at Dhs 140. 

www.toda.ae

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Summer Special: Meditation with Raghdan

When 2 September

Where Cinema Akil

Looking for a unique way to spend the weekend? Cinema Akil is hosting an amazing immersive audio-visual meditation session. Led by Raghdan, a certified energy healer and meditation guide, visitors can relax their mind and body, while working on their self-development journey. Prices are set at Dhs 120.

www.cinemaakil.com

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Davido Live

When 2 September 

Where Coca-Cola Arena

American Afropop artist Davido is making his way to Dubai, to perform tracks including 'Unavailable', 'Feel', 'Electricity', 'Hayya Hayya', and 'Fall'. Joining the musician are other supporting acts like Focalistic, Lojay, Ckay, Victony, Oxlade, Bella Shmurda, King Promise, Musa Keys, Logos, Morravey, and TxC. Prices start at Dhs 230.

www.coca-cola-arena.com

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Joanne McNally Live

When 2 September

Where The Agenda, Dubai Media City

Irish stand-up comedian Joanne McNally is performing this weekend at The Agenda, and is sure to bring endless laughs to the audience. The artist has starred in television shows and documentaries, and is popular for being the co-host of the podcast 'My Therapist Ghosted Me'. Prices for tickets start at Dhs 195.

www.theagenda.com

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HYROX DXB

When 2 September

Where Dubai World Trade Centre

Fitness enthusiasts, HYROX DXB is the place to be this weekend. Held for the first time in Dubai, participants will be tested on their strength and endurance, where they will run for 1km before doing a functional workout, and repeat the same format eight times. People looking to watch and support can enter for free, and those wanting to participate can enter with ticket prices starting at Dhs 235.

www.hyrox.com

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Mandabi Film Screening

When 2 September

Where Cinema Akil

Directed by Ousmane Sembène, the 1968 film 'Mandabi' explores themes of corruption and bureaucracy. The story revolves around Ibrahima Dieng, a street sweeper, who gets sent a money order from his nephew in Paris, and has to overcome many challenges to receive the money. Prices are set at Dhs 56.50.

www.cinemaakil.com

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Baby Bazaar

When 2 September

Where Times Square Centre

This weekend, make the most of the Baby Bazaar, a market dedicated for parents to buy and sell pre-loved items. As children grow out of their toys, clothing and shoes, the market is great to find hidden treasures that are not being put to use by other children.

www.babybazaar.org

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Jah Khalib Live

When 3 September

Where Coca-Cola Arena

Multi-award-winning singer and songwriter Jah Khalib will put on a brilliant performance this weekend. the artist is popular for his distinctive music style and fans can sing along to tunes like 'Mamasita', 'Medina', and 'Laila'. Prices for the concert start at Dhs 195.

www.coca-cola-arena.com

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Echoes of the East

When 3 September

Where Theatre of Digital Art, Souk Madinat Jumeirah

Delight in a one-of-a-kind 360-degree immersive experience this weekend at the Theatre of Digital Art. Hanan Halwany and the Band will play Arabic classics on the buzuq, a traditional Arabic instrument. Emirati artist Sumayyah Al Suwaidi will display her work on the screens, while the group performs. Prices are set at Dhs 170.

www.toda.ae

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