THSWKND: 5 Things To Do In Dubai May 14-17, 2015

THSWKND: 5 Things To Do In Dubai May 14-17, 2015

Tarun Shyam THSWKND ,,,,,,,

Making plans for the weekend? Well, we have picked out five very different things to do this weekend (primarily in and around Dubai) that should suit almost anyone. Your options are music, sports, arts and theatre based. Here you go:

Nasimi Sessions Feat. Nicky Romero

One of Dubai’s favorite EDM maestros, Nicky Romero, will be taking over the deck at Nasimi Beach at The Palm.

When: May 14, 8 pm onwards

How much: Early bird online- AED 250, At the gates- AED 295, VIP- AED 400, VVIP- AED 500

Where: Nasimi Beach, Atlantis, The Palm. [Google map here]

International Visiting Writers’ Workshops at DIWC

Jo Wroe and Dianne Jacob will be accompanied by many others as the Dubai International Writer’s Centre hosts a series of talks on how to improve your writing whether it is for a blog, reports or for yourself.

When: Through the weekend!

How much: Visit their website here for prices.

Where: Dubai International Writer’s Centre. [Google map here]

More details here.

The Laughter Factory (May 2015)

Well, it’s one of Dubai’s only comedy stores and it’s back with a fresh batch of comics.

When: Thursday, May 14, 2015.

How much: AED 140

Where: Grand Millennium, TECOM, Dubai [Google Map here]

The Dubai International Arabic Calligraphy Exhibition


Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council, the Dubai Culture and Arts Authority hosts the 8th edition of the Dubai International Exhibition of Calligraphy.

If you’re a designer or in a field which uses elements of design, you should probably pay this a visit to take a look at contemporary calligraphy.

When: May 14-15, 10am -10 pm.

How much: Free.

Where: Wafi Mall, Dubai.  [Google map here]

Visit the event’s official site for more.

Five A Side Football Tournament


“Get a team together for an afternoon of football at Sportsmania and a change to win prizes and trophies. Games will be monitored by qualified referees. Sign up by 8pm today to take part.”

When: May 16, 4-8 pm.

How Much: AED 499 per team.

Where: Sportsmania, JLT, Dubai. [Google Map here]

Call in to register your team. 052 2424 789.

Enjoy your weekend and tell us how it went in the comments below!

Featured Image Source: Glory Art Gallery