happenings this month Things To Do For The Weekend 15- 17 September
Things To Do For The Weekend 15- 17 September
Updated on 14 September 2023

Dubai is known as one of the most exciting cities in the UAE, and it's for all the right reasons. From events to pop-ups, comedy shows, and concerts, Dubai takes care of your entertainment. With the weekend around the corner, if you are looking for fun things to do, you are at the right place. 

Discover Dubai has listed some of the events happening around Dubai that will help you plan your weekend in the best way possible. 

Free Pilates And Dance Classes At PAD by Yasmin Karachiwala 

When Till 16 September 

Where Onyx Tower, 906, 1 Sheikh Zayed Rd

PAD by Yasmin Karachiwala is offering free fitness sessions until Saturday, 16 September. The free classes include Bollywood L1, Reformer Pilates, Mix and Match, Members Class and Pilates for Back Pain. So hurry, head to their website and book the slot right away. Besides this, PAD is offering special paid workshops like Bhangra Workshop and Art Therapy priced at Dhs 100 per person per class.



Watch Movies At The Global Film Festival 'Il Cinema Ritrovato'

When 15 - 21 September 

Where Cinema Akil, Warehouse 68, Alserkal Avenue

GCC's only independent cinema, Cinema Akil, is hosting 'Il Cinema Ritrovato,' for the first time in the Middle East. The film festival will take place between 15 and 21 September. The movies include class archives of Italian, Indian, Moroccan, Iranian, and Angolan cinema, curated by the Festival Coordinator, Guy Borlée. Tickets start from Dhs 175. 



Jazz Night With Florie and Bobby

When 15 September 

Where The Theatre of Digital Art, Souk Madinat Jumeirah

Spend your weekends on a musical note by attending Jazz Night with Florie and Bobby at Theatre of Digital Art. The live performance by Bobby Valchev and his band along with Florie, a special guest, will bring you the best of what jazz has to offer. From Soul to R and B, get ready to immerse yourself in the world of jazz. 



Laugh Out Loud With The Sweety Darling Tour

When 15 September

Where Movenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach

There's nothing like a fun comedy show over the weekend that tickles some funny bones. And if you love attending such events, you must head to The Selfdrive Laughter Factory to enjoy a show by three hilarious comics, Jack Gleadow, Karen Rontowski and Dane Baptiste. Running in Dubai for 26 years, tickets for this months tour are Dhs 160. 



British Band Seafret Live

When 15 September 

Where Dubai Opera 

Formed in 2011, Seafret consists of two members, Jack Sedman and Harry Draper. The duo has released several songs, including the TikTok viral hit 'Atlantis' and other chart-topping songs like 'Tell Me It's Real' and 'Oceans.' If indie rock is your vibe, you have to attend their concert at the Dubai Opera. Tickets start from Dhs 230. 



Check Out The Luxurious Bulgari Pop-Up 

When 15 - 24 September

Where The Gate Building, DIFC

Italian luxury fashion house Bulgari is hosting a special exhibit to celebrate 75 years of Serpenti. Serpenti is an integral part of Bulgari's history, and this will be highlighted at the showcase from 15 to 24 September. The exhibit is free to enter and is a must-attend for fashion and art enthusiasts. 



Enjoy Candlelight Arab Concert

When 15 September 

Where Al Majlis Madinat Jumeirah

Enjoy melodious Arab music over the weekend at a candlelight concert. The 65-minute performance will include iconic Arab songs like, 'Lamma Bada Yatathanna', 'Maasal,' 'Longa Riyad,' and more. There will be two performances, one at 7pm and the other at 9pm. So, this weekend, discover iconic Arab music at the Majlis Mina A’Salam Hotel under the gentle glow of candlelight with tickets starting from Dhs 150.



Enjoy Yo Yo Honey Singh Live Concert 

When 15 September

Where Yume Club, Ramee Dream Hotel 

Bollywood rapper and singer Yo Yo Honey Singh is all set to take over Dubai with his fun raps and foot-tapping music. Known for his songs like 'Blue Hai Pani Pani, 'Angrezi Beat' and more, Bollywood fans will truly enjoy his concert. Tickets start from Dhs 100. 



Take Your Kids To The Peppa Pig Show

When 16 - 17 September 

Where Coca-Cola Arena 

Peppa Pig and her friends are coming to Dubai's Coca-Cola Arena with a live show, where they are ready to take you on an exciting camping trip in the woods. The live show will take place in different slots over the weekend, with tickets starting from Dhs 125. 



Dance To Beats Of Garage Nation 

When 16 September 

Where P7 Arena, Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City

UK's iconic Garage Nation is coming back to Dubai this week with a huge event over the weekend. Headlining the event are Oxide and Neutrino, and ticket prices start from Dhs 175, and tables start from Dhs 3,000. 



Comedy Night With Gaurav Gupta

When 16 September 

Where Emirates Theatre

Funnyman Gaurav Gupta is coming back to Dubai with yet another hilarious Hindi comedy act over the weekend. Gaurav will leave you smiling with some of his best jokes and all-new material. He will share tales about his hilarious experience of being a parent and husband, his life in Delhi and more. Tickets start from Dhs 90. 



Violin And Piano concert by Daniil Bulayev And Maxim Tanichev

When 16 September 

Where The Theatre of Digital Art, Souk Madinat Jumeirah

Talented musicians Daniil Bulayev and Maxim Tanichev are all set to give tribute to some of the most gifted composers of the past, Ludwig van Beethoven, César Franck, Francis Poulenc and Mieczyslaw Weinberg on 16 September. Tickets for this immersive digital show start from Dhs 170. 



French Night Lady J And Her band

When 17 September 

Where The Theatre of Digital Art, Souk Madinat Jumeirah

Transport yourself to the lanes of France with Lady J and her band. From soul-stirring ballads to foot-tapping favourites, feel the Parisian vibes with the iconic hits of Édith Piaf, Charles Aznavour and more. 



Get The Taste Of Indian Classical Music With 'The Royals'

When 16 September - 17 September 

Where Theatre by QE2, Port Rashid

Enjoy the melodic tunes of  Indian Classical music with 'The Royals' featuring world-renowned shining stars Ranjani / Gayatri, Abhishek Raghuram and J.A.Jayant. Tickets start from Dhs 125. 


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