happenings this month Things To Do For The Weekend 20 - 22 October
Things To Do For The Weekend 20 - 22 October
Updated on 19 October 2023

The weekend is almost here, and Dubai is the perfect place to relax and have a great time. Whether you want to visit top attractions like Global Village or enjoy concerts and events, Dubai has something for everyone. Discover Dubai has put together the best things to do guide to make sure you have an amazing weekend. Read on and add these events to your weekend plans.

Anuv Jain Live Concert 

When 20 October 

Where The Agenda Venues FZC LLC, Al Jaddi St, Dubai

Anuv Jain can be aptly described as "a singer-songwriter who resonates with the human experience." Hailing from Punjab, India, this 28-year-old artist has transitioned from an online sensation to a prominent figure in the realm of indie music in his country. His discography bridges the gap between candid, heartfelt lyrics and emotionally stirring melodies, which is precisely why his Spotify page boasts an impressive 3 million monthly listeners. With chart-toppers like "Gul," "Alag Aasmaan," and "Mishri" among fan favourites, Anuv has garnered significant acclaim. Notably, he was among the select few artists featured in the lineup leading up to international sensation Post Malone's performance in India. If you're a fan of indie music, this is an event you won't want to miss. Ticket prices start at Dhs 250.

www.theagenda.com

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Band Night With Iconic Blue, Five, And Boyzlife

When 20 October 

Where Irish Village, 31 A Street, Dubai

Prepare for a sensational evening filled with nostalgia as beloved boy bands take center stage at Dubai Duty-Free Tennis Stadium, delivering a cascade of unforgettable hits! Be ready to be charmed as the legendary groups Blue, Five, and Boyzlife bring their chart-topping anthems to life. Sing along to timeless classics like "All Rise," "One Love," "Guilty," "When The Lights Go Out," "Everyone Get Up," "Until The Time is Through," "No Matter What," "When The Going Gets Tough," "All That I Need," "My Life," "Uptown Girl," and "Flying Without Wings." It is an unmissable night of boy band enchantment! Tickets are available starting from Dhs 250.

www.platinumlist.net

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Musical Night With Amr Diab

When 20 October

Where Coca-Cola Arena, Dubai 

Prepare to be enthralled as Amr Diab, the internationally celebrated winner of the World Music Awards and holder of a Guinness World Record, graces the stage at Dubai's Coca-Cola Arena for the very first time this weekend. Slip on your dancing shoes and join the sing-along to "Al Hadaba" as you revel in the music of the all-time best-selling Middle Eastern artist, brought to you by the esteemed Artist House. Don't miss this one-of-a-kind opportunity, and some tickets are still up for grabs. Ticket prices start at Dhs 195, with the available ones starting from Dhs 695. 

www.coca-cola-arena.com

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Get Ready For An Out Of The World Experience With Dave Crane

When 20 October 

Where Theatre by QE2, Port Rashid

Dave Crane is coming back to Dubai with his 'The Dave Crane Comedy Stage Hypnosis Show' on board the iconic QE2, located in Port Rashid. The sell-out show is back in Dubai, and Dave Crane is all set to give you an experience that's out of this world. Known for his entertaining and hilarious hypnosis show, Dave Crane is a qualified hypnotherapist and Life Designer. And with comedy and hypnosis, he is all set to help you have a night full of insights, laughter, and memories you'll cherish forever. The iconic show starts at 8pm and tickets for the same start from Dhs 99. 

www.theatrebyqe2.com

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Enjoy Halloween Special Jazz Night 

When 21 October 

Where Theatre Of Digital Arts, Souk Madinat Jumeirah

Calling all jazz enthusiasts! Prepare for a hauntingly harmonious evening at the Theatre Of Digital Arts on 21 October. Immerse yourself in a spine-tingling jazz night featuring bewitching renditions of Halloween classics, including hits from "The Addams Family" to The Cranberries' "Zombie." Presented by the VNTG Trio, a trio of world-class artists pushing the boundaries of jazz. Dress in your most enchanting costume and let the musical magic captivate you! Tickets for this event begin at just Dhs 140.

www.toda.ae

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Take Up Halloween Classes 

When 21 and 22 October

Where Theatre Of Digital Arts, Souk Madinat Jumeirah

Get ready for the most thrilling classes of the year! Enrol your young witches and wizards to become Halloween magic experts. They'll discover the art of pumpkin decorating, master the fundamentals of treat preparation, and even delve into a session on creating the spookiest costumes. From the top instructors, they'll learn it all and relish the excitement, suspense, and hair-raising delights of Halloween. Workshop prices begin at Dhs 150.

www.toda.ae

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Get Busy Dancing To The Tunes Of Sean Paul 

When 21 October 

Where Coca-Cola Arena, Dubai 

Get ready for an unforgettable night of musical magic as rap legend T.I. and global superstar Sean Paul are taking over Dubai over the weekend. Sean Paul, the mastermind behind hits like 'Temperature' and 'Get Busy', will infuse the arena with his infectious energy, delivering reggae-infused anthems and dancehall grooves. T.I., celebrated for his contributions to hip-hop and trap music, adds his signature style to the mix, performing timeless classics such as 'Live Your Life' and 'Whatever You Like.' Tickets for this incredible concert start at just Dhs 250, ensuring a night you won't want to miss.

www.coca-cola-arena.com

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Get Ready For A Knockout At WrestleFest DXB

When 21 October 

Where Warehouse 4, Al Quoz

Mark your calendar for the upcoming WrestleFest DXB event on 21 October. Don't miss the chance to secure a ringside seat for an evening filled with action-packed matches featuring atomic drops, choke slams, and arm breakers at the Middle East's leading wrestling extravaganza. Tickets are available, starting at just Dhs 25.

www.platinumlist.net

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Enjoy Hyde Weekender Music Festival 

When 21 October

Where Hyde Hotel Dubai

Prepare to move and groove to the electrifying DJ rhythms, spanning from the Hyde lobby to the poolside deck. What's more, revel in a live radio broadcast hosted by BeatFM. Later on, savor exquisite, authentic Japanese cuisine at Katsuya, and cap off the night with an epic afterparty at Hudson Tavern. Offering a diverse blend of R&B, Soul, Dancehall, Afrobeats, and more, this party promises to be absolutely exhilarating!

www.all.accor.com

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Enjoy A Rocking Weekend With Tribe Fest 

When 21 October

Where The Sevens Stadium, Al Ain Road, Dubai

Prepare for an epic music festival happening at The Sevens Stadium during the upcoming weekend. The stage will be graced by an exceptional lineup of the world's finest tribute artists, paying homage to legendary acts like Queen, Coldplay, Bruno Mars, David Bowie, Oasis, Pink, Arctic Monkeys, Stereophonics, Maroon 5, Neil Diamond, Paul Weller, The Jam, Kasabian, and The Red Hot Chili Peppers. For aficionados of classic Britpop, the event will feature music from beloved bands including Blur, Travis, Supergrass, Pulp, Ocean Colour Scene, Manic Street Preachers, and The Stone Roses. Moreover, this family-friendly gathering will offer a dedicated kids' zone, complete with a bouncy castle park, children's entertainers, and face painting. Tickets for this spectacular event can be snagged, with prices starting at Dhs 75.

www.platinumlist.net

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Get Lost In The World Of Theatre With 'This World Owes Me A Concert'

When 21 and 22 October 

Where Theatre by QE2, Port Rashid

'This World Owes Me A Concert' unfolds an emotional narrative centered around Laleh and Mehran. Mehran, perennially unlucky in forming emotional connections with women and rejected by his father, attempts to establish a family with the assistance of his friend Leis, only to face continuous setbacks. The sole source of joy in Mehran's world lies in listening to Ricky Martin's melodies. Along comes Laleh, a woman who enters his life, sparking a transformative journey. Tickets to this compelling performance are available starting at Dhs 169.

www.theatrebyqe2.com

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Classical Piano Night With Khurshid Azi

When 22 October 

Where Theatre Of Digital Arts, Souk Madinat Jumeirah

Experience a refreshing take on timeless art and music masterpieces with Khurshid Aziz, a renowned piano virtuoso celebrated for his mesmerizing interpretations of classical works. Join him as he pays homage to some of history's most gifted composers, including Bach, Chopin, Tchaikovsky, Schubert, and Mozart. But there's a unique twist to this event. In this immersive concert, the Japanese artist Saeko Ehara skilfully intertwines human creativity with AI to infuse renewed life into the most iconic art masterpieces from the past. Secure your tickets, starting at Dhs 190, and be part of this extraordinary experience.

www.toda.ae

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Enjoy Cinderella, Bitesize Ballet 

When 22 October 

Where Zabeel Theatre, West Crescent Road, Palm Jumeirah 

Everyone aged two and up is welcome to experience the magical story of Cinderella at Zabeel Theatre over the weekend. With an immersive score by Sergei Prokofiev and choreography by Victor Smirnov-Golovanov from Russia, this production is perfect for those looking to introduce ballet to their little ones. Journey to Cinderella's world, which will be brought to life onstage with vibrant costumes and beautiful sets. Tickets start from Dhs 225. 

www.platinumlist.net

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Enjoy Jingge Yan Live 

When 22 October

Where Dubai Opera, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard 

Prepare for a harmonious evening at Dubai Opera, featuring the talented pianist Jingge Yan as he graces the stage for the venue's VIP Classical concert series. On this special night, immerse yourself in the profound artistry of this Chinese musician as he delivers Beethoven's Piano Sonata No. 32 in C minor, alongside Chopin's Piano Sonata No. 3 in B minor. To conclude this musical spectacle, Yan will enchant the audience with an extraordinary composition by Schubert, leaving them in awe. Secure your tickets, starting at Dhs 500, for this musical masterpiece.

www.dubaiopera.com

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