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UAE’s mini thrill-seekers prepare for muddy fun with friends as du Tough Mudder’s obstacle course draws closer
The UAE’s thrill-seeking kids are preparing for a muddy adrenaline ...
Red Bull Music Academy brings an eclectic lineup of stunning talent to Dubai Design District’s annual creative festival
Meet d3 is Dubai Design District’s annual three-day festival, which ...
Stay True Weekender Kicks off Thursday 8th - Saturday 10th December
As if we needed another reason to love Barasti, Dubai’s ...
Daytime dining with modern cuisine and traditional Slavic classics on the menu...
Dancers, live music, Vesna's resident DJ - what else you ...
A unique and innovative rooftop yoga session on Saturday, the 10th of December to raise money for charity
Vinyasa Yoga means ‘to connect the breath with movement’. It ...
Opera Gallery Dubai Proudly Presents One of the Most Distinguished Modern Calligraffiti Artists in the World in an Exclusive Exhibition
Opera Gallery Dubai, part of the internationally renowned Opera Gallery ...
Set against a backdrop of colourful
Set against a backdrop of colourful scenes and projections, opulent costumes, magic tricks and special effects, the cast of World, European and National Championship level skaters dance to Tchaikovsky’s glorious score.
Breath-taking high speed leaps, heart stopping throws and awe-inspiring acrobatics combine with sublime ice dance to make The Nutcracker on Ice a festive treat that will thrill and enchant all ages.
Show timings are as follows:
December 6th: 7pm,
December 7th and 8th: two shows at 4pm and 7.30pm
December 9th: 3pm and 7pm
C Reserve: AED205, B Reserve AED 450, A Reserve AED 650, Premium – AED 85
For more info please visit: http://www.dubaiopera.com/showlist/the-nutcracker-on-ice/
6 (Tuesday) 7:00 pm - 10 (Saturday) 11:00 pm
Award-winning local theatre
Award-winning local theatre group: Danú are back; this time with a full-length original play, written and directed by Danú member: Seán Ó Súilleabháin. Seán is just back from Ireland where he recently published a book on the glorious county of Wicklow: Wicklow Bound (Wordwell Books).
Burke & Hare is based on the true events that took place in Edinburgh over a ten month period between the years 1827 and 1828.
Up the close and doun the stair,
But and ben wi’ Burke and Hare.
Burke’s the butcher, Hare’s the thief,
Knox the boy that buys the beef.
— 19th-century Edinburgh skipping rhyme
Thursday, December 8 at 7:30pm
Friday, December 9 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, December 10 at 3 pm
Saturday December 10 at 7:30pm
Tickets: AED 60/100 available online at Tixbox or you can call The Junction’s box office line at 04 3388 525
For more info on the event and summary of the place please visit the Facebook event page here.
8 (Thursday) - 10 (Saturday)
Unit H72, Alserkal Avenue, Street 8, Al Quoz
Meet d3 is Dubai Design
Meet d3 is Dubai Design District’s annual three-day festival, which showcases creativity from across the GCC and wider region in many diverse forms. Open to all and free to attend, Meet d3 brings together over 50 activations, installations and performances from across the worlds of art, design, fashion, music & food from 8- 10 December 2016.
The opening night will feature an exclusive set of performances curated by Red Bull Music Academy. RBMA is an annual event that brings world-renowned producers, composers and performers together with some of the world’s most talented up-and-coming young artists for lectures, workshops and collaborative recording sessions. Past RBMA alumni include UK artist Katy B, LA soul singer Aloe Blacc, Lebanese indie veteran Zeid Hamdan, Egyptian electro artist Bosaina, and Bahraini producer Cosmo. Each year, the Academy takes place in a different city.
All Day (Saturday)
Dubai Design District (d3)
Business Bay, Dubai
The UAE’s thrill-seeking
The UAE’s thrill-seeking kids are preparing for a muddy adrenaline buzz as ‘du Mini Mudder’ comes to Dubai for the first time from 9-10 December 2016, giving them a chance to ignite their sense of adventure through challenging and fun experiences with friends.
Children will be bursting with pride and excitement after they have taken on the course, which is untimed and features six world-famous obstacles including: ‘6 Arches’, ‘Crazy Climb’, ‘Hangin In Hangin Out’, ‘Mini Everest’, ‘Mt. Mud’ and ‘Secret Agent Squeeze’.
Meanwhile, active parents are encourage to take part in du Tough Mudder, the untimed and team-orientated challenge with larger than life obstacles designed to motivate participants and elevate them past their comfort zone over an 8 or 16 kilometre course.
du Mini Mudder will take place along with du Tough Mudder on Friday 9th and Saturday 10th December 2016 in the grounds of the Hamdan Sports Complex.
All Day (Saturday)
Hamdan Sports Complex
Exit 611, Opp. Global Village, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Rd
As if we
As if we needed another reason to love Barasti, Dubai’s favourite beach bar has announced yet another free music event!
Set to take place from Thursday 8th – Saturday 10th December, the Stay True Weekender is a free three-day celebration of beautiful music, sunshine and sunsets featuring world-class dance acts including Buzz Junkies, Basement Jaxx and Armand Van Helden alongside Barasti residents.
Barasti will open as usual from 11am and entry is absolutely free!
Thursday 8th December
Friday 9th December
Saturday 10th December
Armand Van Helden
(Saturday) 11:00 am
Barasti Beach Bar
Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Al Sufouh Road
Dancers, live music, Vesna's resident
Dancers, live music, Vesna’s resident DJ – what else you ask? Oyster stations offer a sumptuous taste of fresh, succulent seafood, along with bubbles and caviar.
Modern cuisine and traditional Slavic classics can both be found on the menu. The cuisine inspired by imperial Russian style, offers diners a glimpse in the pre-revolutionary era with a selection of dishes, steeped in Slavic history. When it comes to the main course options, the menu boosts such highlights as beef medallions with french fries and mushroom sauce and salmon with rice creamy spinach.
Food : Oyster station – fish and seafood station – tar tar bar – salads – bakery station – cheese station – 3 main course will be sharing – pastry station.
295 AED which includes the food with unlimited soft drinks and spirits.
395 AED which includes the food with unlimited soft drinks and sparkling rose grape.
695 AED which includes the food with unlimited soft drinks, spirits, sparkling rose grape, The Tsar plate (selection of black caviar (Beluga), red caviar, aubergine caviar overseas with truffle flavour)
(Saturday) 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
2nd floor, Conrad Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road
Vinyasa Yoga means
Vinyasa Yoga means ‘to connect the breath with movement’. It is an accessible and therapeutic form of yoga to suit everyone – whether you are new to yoga, stressed out, recovering from injury or want to compliment your more intense cardio-vascular fitness or dynamic yoga practice.
The evening will involve a carefully crafted exploration of yoga, music and meditation – guests are invited to power up their weekend whilst soaking up breathtaking views of Dubai’s skyline from the rooftop helipad. A live DJ will intensify the practice with perfectly timed rhythms to deep and soulful music allowing leading up to a deep spiritual experience.
This is a donation-based event where the suggested amount is AED 100. Funds will be used towards Road To Awareness – an annual fundraising campaign between UNICEF and Marriott hotels. This year, the funds will help UNICEF provide clean drinking water and proper sanitation facilities for children and families across Africa and the Middle East.
The event will be concluded with alcohol-free drinks and gourmet food at the award-winning Level 43 Sky Lounge.
The event is slated to take place at 4:00 P.M. It is being held in partnership with Sun and Sand Sports, Inspire Yoga and Guava Pass.
(Saturday) 4:00 pm
Level 43 Sky Lounge
43rd floor, Four Points by Sheraton, Sheikh Zayed Road
Opera Gallery Dubai,
Opera Gallery Dubai, part of the internationally renowned Opera Gallery network, presents the exclusive “Calligrafuturism – Chapter 1.0” gallery show by Pokras Lampas.
Commencing with an opening night not to be missed on Tuesday 6th December, the exhibition is set to impress in a unique celebration of Opera Gallery Dubai’s exclusive representation of this progressive artist within the region.
As one of the most distinguished modern calligraphy artists in the world, the inaugural collaboration between Pokras Lampas and Opera Gallery Dubai is set to be absolutely monumental, with the opening night epitomising his unique approach to calligraphy and the perfect execution of his work.
Following the opening night, Pokras’ most creative, inventive and edgy masterpieces, created as part of the first solo show in the region; will be displayed in Opera Gallery Dubai up until December 20th, 2016.
(Saturday) 7:30 pm
Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC); Gate Village, Building #3
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